Result
Final (D/N), Colombo (RPS), Aug 31 1999, Aiwa Cup
202
(39.3/50 ov, target 203)
208/2
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets
Player Of The Match
Australia Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Gilchrist c Jayawardene b Wickramasinghe2116-40131.25
ME Waugh  b Muralitharan3252-4061.53
RT Ponting run out (de Saram/†Kaluwitharana)1837-0048.64
DS Lehmann c & b Chandana2134-0061.76
SR Waugh (c) b Muralitharan4368-3063.23
MG Bevan  b Chandana01-000.00
A Symonds not out2239-0056.41
SK Warne c Silva b Arnold2132-0065.62
JN Gillespie  b Arnold1416-0187.50
DW Fleming st †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya04-000.00
GD McGrath st †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya13-0033.33
Extras(lb 3, nb 3, w 3)9
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.04)202
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Adam Gilchrist, 5.6 ov), 2-74 (Mark Waugh, 16.6 ov), 3-75 (Ricky Ponting, 17.2 ov), 4-126 (Darren Lehmann, 31.3 ov), 5-126 (Michael Bevan, 31.4 ov), 6-144 (Steve Waugh, 36.1 ov), 7-178 (Shane Warne, 44.2 ov), 8-197 (Jason Gillespie, 48.3 ov), 9-198 (Damien Fleming, 49.2 ov), 10-202 (Glenn McGrath, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DNT Zoysa703104.42---12
RP Arnold804225.25---10
GP Wickramasinghe802413.00---00
M Muralitharan1013623.60---01
UDU Chandana1003323.30---00
ST Jayasuriya703324.71---10
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 203 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu c †Gilchrist b Fleming2446-1052.17
RS Kaluwitharana not out95117-12081.19
RP Arnold  b Gillespie4757-3082.45
ST Jayasuriya (c)not out2623-41113.04
Extras(lb 5, nb 6, w 5)16
TOTAL(39.3 Ov, RR: 5.26)208/2
Fall of wickets: 1-64 (Marvan Atapattu, 13.4 ov), 2-174 (Russel Arnold, 33.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath704706.71---04
JN Gillespie903714.11---21
DW Fleming712814.00---10
SK Warne804605.75---10
A Symonds301404.66---00
SR Waugh301605.33---10
DS Lehmann1.301308.66---00
RT Ponting10202.00---01
MATCH DETAILS
R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAiwa Cup 1999
Player Of The Match
Romesh Kaluwitharana
Player Of The Series
Adam Gilchrist
Series resultSri Lanka won the 1999 Aiwa Cup
Match numberODI no. 1491
Season1999
Match days31 August 1999 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
B.C. Cooray
K.T.Francis
TV Umpire
Peter Manuel
Match Referee
Cammie Smith
MATCH NOTES
Australia innings: 1x5 ball over (13th over, 7th by Zoysa)
  • RS Kaluwitharana 50 off 49 balls, 74 mins, 9x4 0x6