Result
1st Match, Benson & Hedges World Series Cup at Perth, Jan 2 1988
44.2/50 ov, target 250
168
Australia won by 81 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
DC Boon c & b de Silva5681-6069.13
GR Marsh c †de Alwis b Ramanayake1453-0026.41
DM Jones c Gurusinha b de Silva5563-3087.30
AR Border (c)c Mahanama b de Silva3124-30129.16
MRJ Veletta run out2733-2081.81
SR Waugh not out3532-20109.37
GC Dyer run out912-0075.00
AIC Dodemaide c Mahanama b Ratnayeke46-0066.66
CJ McDermott not out00-00-
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 3, w 4)18
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.98)249/7
Did not bat: TBA May, MR Whitney 
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Geoff Marsh), 2-84 (David Boon), 3-143 (Allan Border), 4-189 (Dean Jones), 5-199 (Mike Veletta), 6-224 (Greg Dyer), 7-238 (Tony Dodemaide)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JR Ratnayeke903513.88---00
GF Labrooy903804.22---00
KN Amalean612704.50---00
CPH Ramanayake713314.71---00
PA de Silva1005835.80---00
A Ranatunga904705.22---00
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 250 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
RS Mahanama c Dodemaide b Waugh1949-1038.77
AP Gurusinha c †Dyer b Dodemaide02-000.00
PA de Silva  b Dodemaide1122-1050.00
A Ranatunga c Border b Dodemaide716-0043.75
RS Madugalle (c)c Border b Waugh724-0029.16
HP Tillakaratne c †Dyer b May929-0031.03
JR Ratnayeke  b Whitney1938-0050.00
RG de Alwis c Marsh b Dodemaide4442-41104.76
CPH Ramanayake c Jones b Waugh614-1042.85
GF Labrooy lbw b Dodemaide3339-4184.61
KN Amalean not out00-00-
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 4, w 2)13
TOTAL(44.2 Ov, RR: 3.78)168
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Asanka Gurusinha), 2-20 (Aravinda de Silva), 3-33 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 4-49 (Ranjan Madugalle), 5-50 (Roshan Mahanama), 6-78 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 7-82 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 8-118 (Champaka Ramanayake), 9-168 (Guy de Alwis), 10-168 (Graeme Labrooy)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AIC Dodemaide7.202152.86---00
CJ McDermott511503.00---00
MR Whitney1002612.60---00
SR Waugh1023433.40---00
TBA May1034914.90---00
DM Jones201608.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesAustralian Tri Series (CB Series)
Player Of The Match
Steve Waugh
Match numberODI no. 484
Season1987/88
Match days2 January 1988 (50-over match)
debut
Tony Dodemaide
Umpires
Peter McConnell
Terry Prue
PointsAustralia 2, Sri Lanka 0