Result
4th Match (D/N), Colombo (RPS), Dec 12 2001, LG Abans Triangular Series
272/7
(47.2/50 ov, target 273)
213
Sri Lanka won by 59 runs
Player Of The Match
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Sri Lanka272/7(50 overs)
Zimbabwe213(47.2 overs)
47.2
w
Chandana to Friend, OUT
TJ Friend st †Sangakkara b Chandana 1 (9m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00
47.1
Chandana to Friend, no run
end of over 472 runs • 1 wicket
ZIM: 213/9CRR: 4.53 • RRR: 20.00 • Need 60 from 18b
Henry Olonga1 (3)
Travis Friend1 (2)
Kumar Dharmasena8-0-35-1
Upul Chandana8-0-41-1
46.6
Dharmasena to Olonga, no run
46.5
Dharmasena to Olonga, no run
46.4
1
Dharmasena to Friend, 1 run
46.3
Dharmasena to Friend, no run
46.2
1
Dharmasena to Olonga, 1 run
46.1
w
Dharmasena to Nkala, OUT
ML Nkala b Dharmasena 15 (16m 14b 1x4 1x6) SR: 107.14
end of over 4610 runs • 1 wicket
ZIM: 211/8CRR: 4.58 • RRR: 15.50 • Need 62 from 24b
Dougie Marillier20 (24)
Mluleki Nkala15 (13)
Upul Chandana8-0-41-1
Muttiah Muralitharan10-0-32-4
45.6
Chandana to Marillier, no run
45.5
1b
Chandana to Nkala, 1 bye
45.4
Chandana to Nkala, no run
45.3
6
Chandana to Nkala, SIX runs
45.3
1w
Chandana to Nkala, 1 wide
45.2
w
Chandana to Marillier, OUT
DA Marillier c Zoysa b Chandana 20 (47m 24b 1x4 0x6) SR: 83.33
45.1
2
Chandana to Marillier, 2 runs
end of over 455 runs
ZIM: 201/7CRR: 4.46 • RRR: 14.40 • Need 72 from 30b
Mluleki Nkala9 (10)
Dougie Marillier18 (21)
Muttiah Muralitharan10-0-32-4
Sanath Jayasuriya8-0-40-1
44.6
Muralitharan to Nkala, no run
44.5
Muralitharan to Nkala, no run
44.4
4
Muralitharan to Nkala, FOUR runs
Best performances - batsmen
DPMD Jayawardene
96 runs (108)
10 fours
0 sixes
Control89%
Productive shot
off side drive on front foot
30 runs
4 fours
0 sixes
6814112641314
DA Gunawardene
90 runs (131)
8 fours
0 sixes
Control77%
Productive shot
off side drive on back foot
20 runs
2 fours
0 sixes
541314176625
Best performances - bowlers
M Muralitharan
O
10
M
0
R
32
W
4
Eco
3.20
HH Streak
O
10
M
1
R
51
W
3
Eco
5.10
Match details
R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesLG Abans Triangular Series 2001
Player Of The Match
Mahela Jayawardene
Match numberODI no. 1779
Season2001/02
Match days12 December 2001 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Lalith Jayasundara
Tyron Wijewardene
TV Umpire
Nandasena Pathirana
Match Referee
Raman Subba Row
PointsSri Lanka 5, Zimbabwe 0