result
14th Match, Wellington, Mar 2 1992, Benson & Hedges World Cup
(49.5/50 ov, target 196)198/7
Sri Lanka won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Player Of The Match
64* (73) & 2/26
arjuna-ranatunga
South Africa INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kepler Wessels (c)c & b Ranatunga40941300042.55
Adrian Kuiper  b Anurasiri1844533040.90
Peter Kirsten c Hathurusingha b Kalpage4781745158.02
Jonty Rhodes c Jayasuriya b Wickramasinghe28212720133.33
Mark Rushmere c Jayasuriya b Ranatunga4970044.44
Hansie Cronje st †Tillakaratne b Anurasiri36100050.00
Richard Snell  b Anurasiri951020180.00
Brian McMillan not out 1822350081.81
David Richardson run out 00100-
Omar Henry c Kalpage b Ramanayake1113171084.61
Allan Donald run out 3690050.00
Extras(lb 9, nb 1, w 4)14
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.90)195
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Adrian Kuiper), 2-114 (Peter Kirsten), 3-114 (Kepler Wessels), 4-128 (Mark Rushmere), 5-149 (Hansie Cronje), 6-153 (Jonty Rhodes), 7-165 (Richard Snell), 8-165 (David Richardson), 9-186 (Omar Henry), 10-195 (Allan Donald)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Champaka Ramanayake921912.11---01
Pramodya Wickramasinghe703214.57---10
Don Anurasiri1014134.09---00
Ruwan Kalpage1003813.80---20
Asanka Gurusinha803003.75---00
Arjuna Ranatunga602624.33---10
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 196 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roshan Mahanama c †Richardson b McMillan681211816056.19
Chandika Hathurusingha c Wessels b Donald59101055.55
Asanka Gurusinha lbw b Donald047000.00
Aravinda de Silva (c) b Donald716271043.75
Hashan Tillakaratne c Rushmere b Henry1763750026.98
Arjuna Ranatunga not out 6473966087.67
Sanath Jayasuriya st †Richardson b Kirsten37110042.85
Ruwan Kalpage run out (†Richardson/Kirsten)511210045.45
Champaka Ramanayake not out 42310200.00
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 4, w 13)25
TOTAL(49.5 Ov, RR: 3.97)198/7
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Chandika Hathurusingha), 2-12 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-35 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-87 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 5-154 (Roshan Mahanama), 6-168 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 7-189 (Ruwan Kalpage, 49.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brian McMillan1023413.40---04
Allan Donald9.504234.27---81
Richard Snell1013303.30---20
Omar Henry1003113.10---22
Adrian Kuiper502505.00---10
Peter Kirsten502515.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World Cup
Season1991/92
Player Of The Match
Arjuna Ranatunga
Arjuna Ranatunga
Match numberODI no. 727
Match daysday (50-over match)
ODI debut
Mark Rushmere
Mark Rushmere
Omar Henry
Omar Henry
Umpires
Pakistan Image
Khizer Hayat
New Zealand Image
Steve Woodward
PointsSri Lanka 2, South Africa 0
MATCH NOTES
  • World Cup Referee: AR Isaac