result
1st Match, Melbourne, Dec 26 1989, Benson & Hedges World Series
(47.2/48.5 ov, target 229)198
Australia won by 30 runs
player of the match
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Scorecard summary
Australia228/5(48.5 overs)
Sri Lanka198/10(47.2 overs)
Match details
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World SeriesSri Lanka tour of Australia
Season1989/90
Player Of The Match
Simon O'Donnell
Simon O'Donnell
Match numberODI no. 596
Match daysday match (50-over match)
ODI debut
Greg Campbell
Greg Campbell
Mark Taylor
Mark Taylor
Sanath Jayasuriya
Sanath Jayasuriya
Umpires
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Colin Timmins
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Leonard King
PointsAustralia 2, Sri Lanka 0