result
3rd Match (D/N), Sydney, Jan 13 1999, Carlton & United Series
(46.1/50 ov)260/2
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 23 balls remaining)
player of the match
Sri Lanka INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya c †Gilchrist b Julian65627590104.83
Romesh Kaluwitharana  b Warne3238865084.21
Marvan Atapattu c Waugh b Warne1823351078.26
Hashan Tillakaratne run out (Martyn)73951353076.84
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)run out (Ponting)2639481066.66
Mahela Jayawardene c †Gilchrist b Julian1121270052.38
Upul Chandana  b Fleming2650033.33
Roshan Mahanama c †Gilchrist b McGrath57110071.42
Chaminda Vaas not out 1314161092.85
Muttiah Muralitharan run out (sub [AC Dale]/Fleming)001000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 2, nb 5, w 5)14
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.18, 224 Mts)259/9
Fall of wickets: 1-95 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 14.6 ov), 2-106 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 17.1 ov), 3-130 (Marvan Atapattu, 23.2 ov), 4-183 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 35.3 ov), 5-214 (Mahela Jayawardene, 42.3 ov), 6-217 (Upul Chandana, 43.5 ov), 7-226 (Roshan Mahanama, 46.1 ov), 8-258 (Hashan Tillakaratne, 49.5 ov), 9-259 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath1003913.90---12
Damien Fleming1006116.10---11
Greg Blewett2023011.50---00
Brendon Julian804225.25---21
Shane Warne1014424.40---01
Michael Bevan502605.20---10
Damien Martyn502004.00---00
Australia INNINGS (target: 260 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Adam Gilchrist c Atapattu b Vaas131118166102111.01
Mark Waugh c sub (ASA Perera) b Muralitharan63761143082.89
Ricky Ponting not out 4359752172.88
Damien Martyn not out 1624232066.66
Extras(lb 3, w 4)7
TOTAL(46.1 Ov, RR: 5.63, 190 Mts)260/2
Fall of wickets: 1-151 (Mark Waugh, 25.6 ov), 2-225 (Adam Gilchrist, 39.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas614317.16---10
Pramodya Wickramasinghe713605.14---10
Muttiah Muralitharan1004914.90---00
Mahela Jayawardene704005.71---00
Upul Chandana906106.77---10
Sanath Jayasuriya7.102803.90---10
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesCarlton & United Series
Season1998/99
Player Of The Match
Adam Gilchrist
Adam Gilchrist
Match numberODI no. 1382
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Simon Taufel
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Terry Prue
TV Umpire
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Tony Morgan
Match Referee
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Peter van der Merwe
PointsAustralia 2, Sri Lanka 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Twelfth Men: AC Dale (Australia) and ASA Perera (Sri Lanka)
  • 4th Umpire - P Hughes
  • ODI Umpiring Debut: SJA Taufel
  • Attendance: 35 134