Result
21st Match, ICC World Cup at Taunton, May 26 1999
373/6
42.3/50 ov, target 374
216
India won by 157 runs
Player Of The Match
India Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
S Ramesh  b Vaas54310125.00
SC Ganguly c sub (UDU Chandana) b Wickramasinghe183158210177115.82
R Dravid run out (Muralitharan)145129179171112.40
SR Tendulkar  b Jayasuriya23100066.66
A Jadeja c & b Wickramasinghe541500125.00
RR Singh c de Silva b Wickramasinghe011000.00
M Azharuddin (c)not out127801171.42
J Srinath not out00200-
Extras(lb 3, nb 6, w 12)21
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 7.46)373/6
Did not bat: A Kumble, BKV Prasad, DS Mohanty 
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Sadagoppan Ramesh, 0.5 ov), 2-324 (Rahul Dravid, 45.4 ov), 3-344 (Sachin Tendulkar, 46.5 ov), 4-349 (Ajay Jadeja, 47.3 ov), 5-349 (Robin Singh, 47.4 ov), 6-372 (Sourav Ganguly, 49.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1008418.40---13
KEA Upashantha1008008.00---33
GP Wickramasinghe1006536.50---10
M Muralitharan1006006.00---20
DPMD Jayawardene302107.00---00
ST Jayasuriya3037112.33---20
PA de Silva402305.75---10
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 374 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
ST Jayasuriya run out (Srinath)37100042.85
RS Kaluwitharana lbw b Srinath715201046.66
MS Atapattu lbw b Mohanty29295050100.00
PA de Silva lbw b Singh56741057075.67
DPMD Jayawardene lbw b Kumble4541080.00
A Ranatunga (c) b Singh4257837073.68
RS Mahanama run out (Tendulkar)3245563071.11
WPUJC Vaas c Ramesh b Singh1440025.00
KEA Upashantha c Azharuddin b Singh517130029.41
GP Wickramasinghe not out2670033.33
M Muralitharan c Tendulkar b Singh43410133.33
Extras(b 4, lb 12, nb 7, w 8)31
TOTAL(42.3 Ov, RR: 5.08)216
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 2.1 ov), 2-23 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 4.3 ov), 3-74 (Marvan Atapattu, 14.2 ov), 4-79 (Mahela Jayawardene, 15.3 ov), 5-147 (Aravinda de Silva, 28.1 ov), 6-181 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 34.3 ov), 7-187 (Chaminda Vaas, 36.4 ov), 8-203 (Eric Upashantha, 40.6 ov), 9-204 (Roshan Mahanama, 41.3 ov), 10-216 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 42.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Srinath703314.71---21
BKV Prasad804105.12---00
DS Mohanty503116.20---00
A Kumble802713.37---20
SC Ganguly503707.40---12
RR Singh9.303153.26---24
MATCH DETAILS
The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesWorld Cup
Player Of The Match
Sourav Ganguly
Match numberODI no. 1463
Season1999
Match days26 May 1999 (50-over match)
Umpires
Steve Dunne
David Shepherd
TV Umpire
Ray Julian
Match Referee
Cammie Smith
PointsIndia 2, Sri Lanka 0
MATCH NOTES
4th (reserve) umpire: Sailab Hossain (Ban)
  • R Dravid 50 off 43 balls, 10x4 0x6
  • SC Ganguly 50 off 68 balls, 6x4 0x6
  • R Dravid 100 off 102 balls, 12x4 0x6
  • SC Ganguly 100 off 119 balls, 11x4 1x6
  • SC Ganguly 150 off 143 balls, 16x4 5x6
  • PA de Silva 50 off 63 balls, 6x4 0x6