result
11th Match (D/N), Perth, Jan 29 1999, Carlton & United Series
227/7
(33.3/50 ov, target 228)99
England won by 128 runs
player of the match
England INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Nick Knight c de Silva b Perera1321281061.90
Alec Stewart (c)† b Perera027000.00
Graeme Hick lbw b Vaas1020372050.00
Nasser Hussain c †Kaluwitharana b Perera099000.00
Neil Fairbrother not out 811191833068.06
Adam Hollioake run out (Perera)4674942062.16
Mark Ealham c Mahanama b Muralitharan1632320050.00
Robert Croft c Chandana b Vaas3238432084.21
Darren Gough not out 00200-
Extras(lb 6, nb 15, w 8)29
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.54, 224 Mts)227/7
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Alec Stewart, 1.5 ov), 2-30 (Nick Knight, 5.1 ov), 3-37 (Nasser Hussain, 7.2 ov), 4-38 (Graeme Hick, 8.2 ov), 5-127 (Adam Hollioake, 30.6 ov), 6-166 (Mark Ealham, 39.6 ov), 7-221 (Robert Croft, 49.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1023823.80---13
Ruchira Perera1005535.50---310
Muthiah Muralidaran1012612.60---00
Upul Chandana803904.87---12
Sanath Jayasuriya904705.22---20
Aravinda de Silva301605.33---10
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 228 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya c Hollioake b Ealham4058784168.96
Romesh Kaluwitharana c Hollioake b Gough511171045.45
Marvan Atapattu c Knight b Ealham1736622047.22
Aravinda de Silva c †Stewart b Ealham1590020.00
Mahela Jayawardene c Hussain b Gough313150023.07
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c Knight b Ealham1132570034.37
Roshan Mahanama c Hussain b Ealham617291035.29
Upul Chandana c Gough b Headley919240047.36
Chaminda Vaas not out 0411000.00
Muthiah Muralidaran  b Mullally1420025.00
Ruchira Perera c Hick b Mullally011000.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 3, w 1)6
TOTAL(33.3 Ov, RR: 2.95, 151 Mts)99
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 4.2 ov), 2-65 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 17.4 ov), 3-65 (Marvan Atapattu, 17.5 ov), 4-67 (Aravinda de Silva, 19.1 ov), 5-71 (Mahela Jayawardene, 20.6 ov), 6-85 (Roshan Mahanama, 27.4 ov), 7-98 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 31.2 ov), 8-98 (Upul Chandana, 32.4 ov), 9-99 (Muthiah Muralidaran, 33.1 ov), 10-99 (Ruchira Perera, 33.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Darren Gough821521.87---11
Alan Mullally6.301722.61---01
Dean Headley803314.12---01
Mark Ealham1023253.20---00
Robert Croft11000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Western Australia Cricket Association Ground, Perth
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesCarlton & United SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1998/99
Player Of The Match
Mark Ealham
Mark Ealham
Match numberODI no. 1396
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
ODI debut
Ruchira Perera
Ruchira Perera
Umpires
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Peter Parker
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Steve Davis
TV Umpire
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Terry Prue
Match Referee
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Peter van der Merwe
PointsEngland 2, Sri Lanka 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Twelfth Men: BC Hollioake (England) and ASA Perera (Sri Lanka)
  • 4th Umpire - R Woolridge
  • PDRL Perera took the wicket of Stewart with his 5th ball in ODIs