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
Zimbabwe Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DD Ebrahim lbw b Vaas011000.00
GW Flower  b Vaas11124009.09
SV Carlisle (c)c Perera b Vaas1635503045.71
A Flower c †Sangakkara b Vaas022000.00
CB Wishart lbw b Vaas617281035.29
DA Marillier not out410350040.00
T Taibu lbw b Vaas012000.00
HH Streak lbw b Vaas038000.00
ML Nkala c †Sangakkara b Vaas11111009.09
TJ Friend  b Muralitharan4551080.00
HK Olonga c Jayawardene b Muralitharan022000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 4, w 1)6
TOTAL(15.4 Ov, RR: 2.42)38
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Dion Ebrahim, 0.1 ov), 2-11 (Grant Flower, 4.3 ov), 3-11 (Andy Flower, 4.5 ov), 4-27 (Stuart Carlisle, 10.3 ov), 5-27 (Craig Wishart, 10.4 ov), 6-27 (Tatenda Taibu, 10.5 ov), 7-29 (Heath Streak, 12.4 ov), 8-32 (Mluleki Nkala, 14.3 ov), 9-38 (Travis Friend, 15.2 ov), 10-38 (Henry Olonga, 15.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas831982.37423004
DNT Zoysa721702.42312010
M Muralitharan0.40121.5020000
Sri Lanka Innings (target: 39 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ST Jayasuriya (c)not out1372120185.71
DA Gunawardene lbw b Streak2330066.66
MS Atapattu not out23161740143.75
Extras(w 2)2
TOTAL(4.2 Ov, RR: 9.23)40/1
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Avishka Gunawardene, 0.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HH Streak2.2026111.1443020
TJ Friend201407.0073000
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
MATCH NOTES
12th man UDU Chandana (SL), TR Gripper (ZIM)
  • Zimbabwe innings
  • Chaminda Vaas takes a hat trick with the wickets of Carlisle, Wishart and Taibu
  • Chaminda Vaas sets a new world record of 8/19 and takes 8 wickets for the first time in any One Day International
  • Muralitharan was the previous holder of the world record with 7/30
  • One Day Internationals Lowest Team Scores 38 runs
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Fastest One Day Internationals Victory