Result
5th Match (D/N), Hyderabad (Deccan), May 20 1997, Pepsi Independence Cup
214
(44.5/50 ov, target 215)
162
Sri Lanka won by 52 runs
Player Of The Match
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Scorecard summary
Sri Lanka214(48.3 overs)
New Zealand162(44.5 overs)
Match details
Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium, Hyderabad
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesPepsi Independence Cup 1997
Player Of The Match
Romesh Kaluwitharana
Match numberODI no. 1208
Season1997
Match days20 May 1997 - day/night match (50-over match)
ODI debut
Craig McMillan
Shayne O'Connor
Umpires
Shyam Bansal
Javed Akhtar
TV Umpire
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
Match Referee
Hanumant Singh
PointsSri Lanka 2, New Zealand 0