Result
1st Match, Colombo (SSC), Dec 8 2001, LG Abans Triangular Series
38
(4.2/50 ov, target 39)
40/1
Sri Lanka won by 9 wickets (with 274 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Zimbabwe38(15.4 overs)
Sri Lanka40/1(4.2 overs)
end of over 58 runs
SL: 40/1CRR: 9.23 
Sanath Jayasuriya13 (7)
Marvan Atapattu23 (16)
Heath Streak2.2-0-26-1
Travis Friend2-0-14-0
4.2
4
Streak to Jayasuriya, FOUR runs
4.1
4
Streak to Jayasuriya, FOUR runs
end of over 48 runs
SL: 32/1CRR: 8 • RRR: 0.15 • Need 7 from 45.4ov
Marvan Atapattu23 (16)
Sanath Jayasuriya5 (5)
Travis Friend2-0-14-0
Heath Streak2-0-18-1
3.6
4
Friend to Atapattu, FOUR runs
3.5
4
Friend to Atapattu, FOUR runs
3.4
Friend to Atapattu, no run
3.3
Friend to Atapattu, no run
3.2
Friend to Atapattu, no run
3.1
Friend to Atapattu, no run
end of over 314 runs
SL: 24/1CRR: 8 • RRR: 0.31 • Need 15 from 45.4ov
Sanath Jayasuriya5 (5)
Marvan Atapattu15 (10)
Heath Streak2-0-18-1
Travis Friend1-0-6-0
2.6
2
Streak to Jayasuriya, 2 runs
2.5
1
Streak to Atapattu, 1 run
2.4
2
Streak to Atapattu, 2 runs
2.3
4
Streak to Atapattu, FOUR runs
2.2
1
Streak to Jayasuriya, 1 run
2.2
1w
Streak to Jayasuriya, 1 wide
2.1
3
Streak to Atapattu, 3 runs
end of over 26 runs
SL: 10/1CRR: 5 • RRR: 0.60 • Need 29 from 45.4ov
Marvan Atapattu5 (6)
Sanath Jayasuriya2 (3)
Travis Friend1-0-6-0
Heath Streak1-0-4-1
1.6
1
Friend to Atapattu, 1 run
1.5
Friend to Atapattu, no run
1.4
4
Friend to Atapattu, FOUR runs
Best performances - batsmen
MS Atapattu
23 runs (16)
4 fours
0 sixes
Control100%
Productive shot
cut shot on back foot
10 runs
2 fours
0 sixes
41364401
SV Carlisle
16 runs (35)
3 fours
0 sixes
Control61%
Productive shot
off side drive on front foot
9 runs
2 fours
0 sixes
51510400
Best performances - bowlers
WPUJC Vaas
O
8
M
3
R
19
W
8
Eco
2.37
M Muralitharan
O
0.4
M
0
R
1
W
2
Eco
1.50
Match details
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesLG Abans Triangular Series 2001
Player Of The Match
Chaminda Vaas
Match numberODI no. 1776
Season2001/02
Match days8 December 2001 (50-over match)
Umpires
Gamini Silva
Nandasena Pathirana
TV Umpire
Asoka de Silva
Match Referee
Raman Subba Row
PointsSri Lanka 5, Zimbabwe 0