Result
9th Match, Coca-Cola Cup (Sri Lanka) at Colombo (SSC), Aug 2 2001
45.4/50 ov, target 265
267/3
India won by 7 wickets (with 26 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
MS Sinclair c Badani b Khan321390014.28
NJ Astle c Sehwag b Nehra1081431989075.52
SP Fleming (c)st †Dighe b Yuvraj Singh66911147072.52
CD McMillan c Sodhi b Yuvraj Singh441000100.00
L Vincent  b Nehra45374432121.62
DJ Nash c Nehra b Khan016000.00
CZ Harris not out1290050.00
AC Parore lbw b Nehra011000.00
DL Vettori not out21200200.00
Extras(lb 16, nb 1, w 18)35
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.28)264/7
Did not bat: KD Mills, DR Tuffey 
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Mathew Sinclair, 8.3 ov), 2-166 (Stephen Fleming, 37.2 ov), 3-182 (Craig McMillan, 39.3 ov), 4-247 (Nathan Astle, 47.4 ov), 5-259 (Dion Nash, 48.5 ov), 6-262 (Lou Vincent, 49.4 ov), 7-262 (Adam Parore, 49.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Z Khan905926.55---30
A Nehra913033.33---41
Harbhajan Singh1014604.60---20
V Sehwag302608.66---30
SC Ganguly602303.83---00
RS Sodhi402706.75---00
Yuvraj Singh903724.11---00
India Innings (target: 265 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
SC Ganguly (c)c Fleming b Harris641031347062.13
V Sehwag  b McMillan1007097191142.85
VVS Laxman  b McMillan0911000.00
R Dravid not out57567660101.78
HK Badani not out3538513292.10
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 2, w 4)11
TOTAL(45.4 Ov, RR: 5.84)267/3
Did not bat: Yuvraj Singh, RS Sodhi, SS Dighe, Harbhajan Singh, Z Khan, A Nehra 
Fall of wickets: 1-143 (Virender Sehwag, 23.1 ov), 2-146 (VVS Laxman, 25.5 ov), 3-179 (Sourav Ganguly, 32.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DR Tuffey613706.16---10
KD Mills302608.66---00
DJ Nash402907.25---00
DL Vettori1005605.60---02
CZ Harris803914.87---20
NJ Astle602604.33---00
CD McMillan8.414925.65---10
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesCoca-Cola Cup (in Sri Lanka)
Player Of The Match
Virender Sehwag
Match numberODI no. 1743
Season2001
Match days2 August 2001 (50-over match)
Umpires
Lalith Jayasundara
Tyron Wijewardene
TV Umpire
Nandasena Pathirana
Match Referee
Cammie Smith
PointsIndia 2, New Zealand 0
MATCH NOTES
4th Umpire: PT Manuel
  • New Zealanders innings:
  • New Zealand 50 in 14.1 overs, 65 mins
  • New Zealand 100 in 25.5 overs, 111 mins
  • NJ Astle 50 off 123 mins, 87 balls, 4x4
  • SP Fleming 50 off 96 mins, 73 balls, 5x4
  • New Zealand 150 in 34.3 overs, 143 mins
  • New Zealand 200 in 42.5 overs, 177 mins
  • NJ Astle 100 off 193 mins, 138 balls, 8x4
  • New Zealand 250 in 48 overs, 201 mins
  • Indian innings:
  • India 50 in 9 overs, 35 mins
  • V Shewag 50 off 46 mins, 29 balls, 12x4
  • India 100 in 14.3 overs, 65 mins
  • V Shewag 100 in 95 mins, 69 balls, 19x4, 1x6
  • India 150 in 27.1 overs, 116 mins
  • SC Ganguly 50 off 119 mins, 85 balls, 6x4
  • India 200 in 38.1 overs, 158 mins
  • India 250 in 44.5 overs, 182 mins
  • R Dravid 50 off 74 mins, 54 balls, 5x4