result
23rd Match, Ballarat, Mar 9 1992, Benson & Hedges World Cup
280/6
(44/50 ov, target 281)174
England won by 106 runs
player of the match
England INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch (c) b Labrooy828401028.57
Ian Botham  b Anurasiri47631065274.60
Robin Smith run out 1939462048.71
Graeme Hick  b Ramanayake4162733066.12
Neil Fairbrother c Ramanayake b Gurusinha6370963290.00
Alec Stewart c Jayasuriya b Gurusinha59364871163.88
Chris Lewis not out 206912333.33
Derek Pringle not out 002000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 9, nb 4, w 9)23
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.60)280/6
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Graham Gooch), 2-80 (Robin Smith), 3-105 (Ian Botham), 4-164 (Graeme Hick), 5-244 (Neil Fairbrother), 6-268 (Alec Stewart)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Pramodya Wickramasinghe905406.00---30
Champaka Ramanayake1014214.20---34
Graeme Labrooy1016816.80---20
Don Anurasiri1012712.70---00
Asanka Gurusinha1006726.70---10
Sanath Jayasuriya1012012.00---00
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 281 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roshan Mahanama c Botham b Lewis919311047.36
Athula Samarasekera c Illingworth b Lewis2329424079.31
Asanka Gurusinha c & b Lewis79310077.77
Aravinda de Silva (c)c Fairbrother b Lewis710101070.00
Arjuna Ranatunga c †Stewart b Botham3651676070.58
Hashan Tillakaratne run out 430400013.33
Sanath Jayasuriya c DeFreitas b Illingworth19162020118.75
Graeme Labrooy c Smith b Illingworth1934421055.88
Champaka Ramanayake c & b Reeve1238350031.57
Don Anurasiri lbw b Reeve1119170057.89
Pramodya Wickramasinghe not out 616140037.50
Extras(lb 7, nb 6, w 8)21
TOTAL(44 Ov, RR: 3.95)174
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-46 (Athula Samarasekera), 3-56 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-60 (Asanka Gurusinha), 5-91 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 6-119 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 7-123 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 8-156 (Champaka Ramanayake), 9-158 (Graeme Labrooy), 10-174 (Don Anurasiri)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Derek Pringle712703.85---13
Chris Lewis803043.75---22
Phil DeFreitas513106.20---31
Ian Botham1003313.30---10
Richard Illingworth1003223.20---00
Dermot Reeve401423.50---10
MATCH DETAILS
Eastern Oval, Ballarat
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Cup
Season1991/92
Player Of The Match
Chris Lewis
Chris Lewis
Match numberODI no. 736
Match daysday(50-over match)
Umpires
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Khizer Hayat
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Piloo Reporter
PointsEngland 2, Sri Lanka 0
MATCH NOTES
  • World Cup Referee: Bob Merriman