Result
7th Match, Singer-Akai Nidahas Trophy at Colombo (SSC), Jul 1 1998
36/36 ov
171/8
35.4/36 ov, target 172
163
Sri Lanka won by 8 runs
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka Innings (36 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
ST Jayasuriya c Kanitkar b Prasad23143031164.28
DA Gunawardene c Azharuddin b Agarkar013000.00
MS Atapattu c Singh b Agarkar1218201066.66
PA de Silva c Azharuddin b Prasad62861185072.09
A Ranatunga (c)c Jadeja b Harbhajan Singh1122352050.00
RS Kaluwitharana st †Mongia b Harbhajan Singh716151043.75
UDU Chandana  b Agarkar26242812108.33
HDPK Dharmasena c Tendulkar b Kumble1121260052.38
GP Wickramasinghe not out510140050.00
M Muralitharan not out31090030.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 5, w 2)11
TOTAL(36 Ov, RR: 4.75)171/8
Did not bat: ASA Perera 
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Avishka Gunawardene, 0.4 ov), 2-30 (Marvan Atapattu, 4.4 ov), 3-38 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 5.4 ov), 4-77 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 13.4 ov), 5-90 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 17.4 ov), 6-132 (Upul Chandana, 25.2 ov), 7-160 (Kumar Dharmasena, 32.2 ov), 8-164 (Aravinda de Silva, 33.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AB Agarkar703835.42---11
BKV Prasad703424.85---05
RR Singh703805.42---00
Harbhajan Singh703525.00---10
A Kumble802212.75---00
India Innings (target: 172 runs from 36 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
SC Ganguly c de Silva b Perera2627365096.29
SR Tendulkar c & b Dharmasena17162840106.25
NR Mongia c Ranatunga b Perera26160033.33
M Azharuddin (c)c Ranatunga b Dharmasena811171072.72
A Jadeja run out (Muralitharan)013000.00
HH Kanitkar c Ranatunga b de Silva922320040.90
RR Singh c sub (DPMD Jayawardene) b Jayasuriya50741021167.56
AB Agarkar  b Jayasuriya3047522163.82
A Kumble st †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya410170040.00
BKV Prasad not out11500100.00
Harbhajan Singh st †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya011000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 1, w 6)16
TOTAL(35.4 Ov, RR: 4.57)163
Fall of wickets: 1-41 (Sachin Tendulkar, 6.1 ov), 2-48 (Sourav Ganguly, 7.5 ov), 3-57 (Nayan Mongia, 9.3 ov), 4-57 (Ajay Jadeja, 9.4 ov), 5-58 (Mohammad Azharuddin, 10.3 ov), 6-75 (Hrishikesh Kanitkar, 16.4 ov), 7-138 (Ajit Agarkar, 31.6 ov), 8-162 (Anil Kumble, 35.1 ov), 9-163 (Robin Singh, 35.3 ov), 10-163 (Harbhajan Singh, 35.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GP Wickramasinghe302608.66---00
ASA Perera602524.16---20
HDPK Dharmasena702924.14---10
M Muralitharan802903.62---10
PA de Silva602714.50---22
ST Jayasuriya5.401843.17---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossIndia , elected to field first
SeriesSinger-Akai Nidahas Trophy
Player Of The Match
Aravinda de Silva
Match numberODI no. 1341
Season1998
Match days1 July 1998 (50-over match)
Umpires
B.C. Cooray
Ignatius Anandappa
TV Umpire
Udaya Wickramasinghe
Match Referee
Cammie Smith
PointsSri Lanka 2, India 0
MATCH NOTES
36 overs-a-side match. Field restrictions on for 10 overs. 4 bowlers can bowl a maximum of 7 overs, and one for 8 overs. 10 minutes break between the innings.
  • Robin Singh had an all run 4.