Result
1st Match, ICC World Cup at Lord's, May 14 1999
204
(46.5/50 ov, target 205)
207/2
England won by 8 wickets (with 19 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ST Jayasuriya c Hick b Mullally2952734055.76
RS Mahanama c Hick b Mullally1630472053.33
MS Atapattu c Thorpe b Austin3990033.33
HP Tillakaratne c †Stewart b Ealham01226000.00
PA de Silva c Thorpe b Mullally0613000.00
A Ranatunga (c)c Hussain b Ealham3242711176.19
RS Kaluwitharana c †Stewart b Mullally5766737086.36
WPUJC Vaas not out1227590044.44
KEA Upashantha c Thorpe b Hollioake1125251044.00
GP Wickramasinghe c †Stewart b Austin1118151061.11
M Muralitharan  b Gough128620150.00
Extras(lb 9, nb 3, w 9)21
TOTAL(48.4 Ov, RR: 4.19)204
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Roshan Mahanama, 10.6 ov), 2-50 (Marvan Atapattu, 13.2 ov), 3-63 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 16.5 ov), 4-63 (Hashan Tillakaratne, 17.1 ov), 5-65 (Aravinda de Silva, 18.5 ov), 6-149 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 33.6 ov), 7-155 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 36.5 ov), 8-174 (Eric Upashantha, 43.5 ov), 9-190 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe, 47.2 ov), 10-204 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 48.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
D Gough8.405015.76---12
ID Austin912522.77---50
AD Mullally1013743.70---11
MA Ealham1003123.10---00
A Flintoff201206.00---00
GA Hick301906.33---10
AJ Hollioake602113.50---00
England Innings (target: 205 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
N Hussain st †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan1433691042.42
AJ Stewart (c) †c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas881461826060.27
GA Hick not out73881352282.95
GP Thorpe not out1315231086.66
Extras(lb 6, nb 1, w 12)19
TOTAL(46.5 Ov, RR: 4.41)207/2
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Nasser Hussain, 14.5 ov), 2-175 (Alec Stewart, 41.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1022712.70---00
GP Wickramasinghe1004104.10---00
KEA Upashantha803804.75---81
M Muralitharan1003313.30---20
ST Jayasuriya7.505507.02---20
PA de Silva10707.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesICC World Cup 1999
Player Of The Match
Alec Stewart
Match numberODI no. 1443
Season1999
Match days14 May 1999 (50-over match)
Umpires
Rudi Koertzen
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
David Orchard
Match Referee
Cammie Smith
PointsEngland 2, Sri Lanka 0
MATCH NOTES
4th (reserve) umpire: JF Steele
  • RS Kaluwitharana 50 off 52 balls, 7x4
  • AJ Stewart 50 off 85 balls, 4x4
  • GA Hick 50 off 63 balls, 1x4 1x6