result
Final (D/N), Colombo (RPS), Aug 31 1999, Aiwa Cup
(39.3/50 ov, target 203)208/2
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 63 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
95* (117) & 2 stumpings
romesh-kaluwitharana
Player Of The Series
231 runs
adam-gilchrist
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist c Jayawardene b Wickramasinghe2116-40131.25
Mark Waugh  b Muralitharan3252-4061.53
Ricky Ponting run out (de Saram/†Kaluwitharana)1837-0048.64
Darren Lehmann c & b Chandana2134-0061.76
Steve Waugh (c) b Muralitharan4368-3063.23
Michael Bevan  b Chandana01-000.00
Andrew Symonds not out 2239-0056.41
Shane Warne c Silva b Arnold2132-0065.62
Jason Gillespie  b Arnold1416-0187.50
Damien Fleming st †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya04-000.00
Glenn 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
Nuwan Zoysa703104.42263012
Russel Arnold804225.25264110
Pramodya Wickramasinghe802413.00322000
Muthiah Muralidaran1013623.60341001
Upul Chandana1003323.30310000
Sanath Jayasuriya703324.71171010
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 203 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu c †Gilchrist b Fleming2446-1052.17
Romesh Kaluwitharana not out 95117-12081.19
Russel Arnold  b Gillespie4757-3082.45
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)not out 2623-41113.04
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
Glenn McGrath704706.71255004
Jason Gillespie903714.11393021
Damien Fleming712814.00284010
Shane Warne804605.75276010
Andrew Symonds301404.6660000
Steve Waugh301605.3370010
Darren Lehmann1.301308.6641100
Ricky Ponting10202.0050001
MATCH DETAILS
R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAiwa CupAustralia tour of Sri Lanka
Season1999
Player Of The Match
Romesh Kaluwitharana
Romesh Kaluwitharana
Player Of The Series
Adam Gilchrist
Adam Gilchrist
Series resultSri Lanka won the 1999 Aiwa Cup
Match numberODI no. 1491
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
Umpires
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B.C. Cooray
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K.T.Francis
TV Umpire
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Peter Manuel
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith
MATCH NOTES
  • Australia innings: 1x5 ball over (13th over, 7th by Zoysa)
  • RS Kaluwitharana 50 off 49 balls, 74 mins, 9x4 0x6