result
5th Match (D/N), Melbourne, Jan 4 1990, Benson & Hedges World Series
(41/50 ov, target 203)129
Australia won by 73 runs
player of the match
Dean Jones
Australia
Australia INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Taylor c †Tillakaratne b Ratnayeke1630371053.33
Geoff Marsh c †Tillakaratne b Labrooy925341036.00
Dean Jones run out 69981302070.40
Allan Border (c)c Jayasuriya b Ratnayake1016130062.50
Steve Waugh c †Tillakaratne b Ratnayake058000.00
Simon O'Donnell c Ranatunga b Ratnayake3678751046.15
Ian Healy c & b Labrooy33325310103.12
Peter Taylor not out 16152610106.66
Merv Hughes not out 011000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 5, w 3)13
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.04)202/7
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Geoff Marsh), 2-28 (Mark Taylor), 3-42 (Allan Border), 4-46 (Steve Waugh), 5-128 (Simon O'Donnell), 6-163 (Dean Jones), 7-201 (Ian Healy)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graeme Labrooy1004624.59---00
Ravi Ratnayeke812413.00---00
Rumesh Ratnayake1024434.40---00
Asoka de Silva1002902.90---00
Arjuna Ranatunga201306.50---00
Aravinda de Silva1003603.60---00
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 203 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roshan Mahanama lbw b Rackemann2744682061.36
Athula Samarasekera lbw b Alderman617130035.29
Hashan Tillakaratne c †Healy b Hughes38721102052.77
Aravinda de Silva lbw b O'Donnell412140033.33
Arjuna Ranatunga (c) b PL Taylor3962862062.90
Asanka Gurusinha st †Healy b PL Taylor820280040.00
Rumesh Ratnayake c Hughes b PL Taylor1360033.33
Sanath Jayasuriya  b Alderman035000.00
Ravi Ratnayeke c O'Donnell b Alderman27130028.57
Asoka de Silva run out 1220050.00
Graeme Labrooy not out 1560020.00
Extras(lb 1, w 1)2
TOTAL(41 Ov, RR: 3.14)129
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Athula Samarasekera), 2-49 (Roshan Mahanama), 3-58 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-101 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 5-121 (Asanka Gurusinha), 6-125 (Rumesh Ratnayake), 7-125 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 8-125 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 9-127 (Asoka de Silva), 10-129 (Ravi Ratnayeke)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Merv Hughes812012.50---00
Terry Alderman912933.22---00
Carl Rackemann801912.37---00
Simon O'Donnell712413.42---00
Peter Taylor903634.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesBenson & Hedges World SeriesSri Lanka tour of Australia
Season1989/90
Player Of The Match
Dean Jones
Dean Jones
Match numberODI no. 600
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Colin Timmins
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Steve Randell
PointsAustralia 2, Sri Lanka 0
MATCH NOTES
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