Result
10th Match (D/N), Benson & Hedges World Series at Perth, Jan 12 1996
266/6
(50 ov, target 267)
183/9
Australia won by 83 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MA Taylor (c)c sub (M Muralitharan) b Jayasuriya851091575077.98
ME Waugh run out (Vaas/†Kaluwitharana)1301442057390.27
RT Ponting  b Jayasuriya1119130057.89
SR Waugh  b Vaas1117220064.70
SG Law run out (†Kaluwitharana)911111081.81
MG Bevan not out1250050.00
IA Healy c Jayasuriya b Vaas011000.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 2, w 9)19
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.32)266/6
Fall of wickets: 1-189 (Mark Taylor), 2-209 (Ricky Ponting), 3-251 (Steve Waugh), 4-258 (Mark Waugh), 5-266 (Stuart Law), 6-266 (Ian Healy)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1013323.30---50
KR Pushpakumara804105.12---02
GP Wickramasinghe906006.66---20
HDPK Dharmasena1005105.10---20
PA de Silva10707.00---00
RS Kalpage201809.00---00
ST Jayasuriya1004824.80---00
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 267 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ST Jayasuriya c †Healy b Law2742482064.28
RS Kaluwitharana c Ponting b McGrath2027503074.07
AP Gurusinha  b McDermott4577985058.44
PA de Silva (c)lbw b Law013000.00
RS Mahanama c †Healy b Reiffel38120037.50
HP Tillakaratne not out581031403056.31
RS Kalpage c Bevan b McDermott1660016.66
HDPK Dharmasena run out (McGrath)26120033.33
WPUJC Vaas st †Healy b Warne1023260043.47
GP Wickramasinghe run out (†Healy/Warne)2850025.00
KR Pushpakumara not out1240050.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 1, w 5)14
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.66)183/9
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 2-56 (Romesh Kaluwitharana), 3-56 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-67 (Roshan Mahanama), 5-138 (Asanka Gurusinha), 6-142 (Ruwan Kalpage), 7-151 (Kumar Dharmasena), 8-172 (Chaminda Vaas), 9-175 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McDermott1003923.90---11
GD McGrath812212.75---20
SG Law1003023.00---00
PR Reiffel922512.77---00
SK Warne1004514.50---10
SR Waugh301404.66---10
MATCH DETAILS
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Series 1995
Player Of The Match
Mark Waugh
Match numberODI no. 1035
Season1995/96
Match days12 January 1996 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Peter Parker
Darrell Hair
TV Umpire
Terry Prue
Match Referee
Graham Dowling
PointsAustralia 2, Sri Lanka 0