result
1st Match, Nottingham, Aug 14 1998, Emirates Triangular Tournament
(49/50 ov, target 259)201
Sri Lanka won by 57 runs
player of the match
Sri Lanka INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya c †Boucher b Donald3638624094.73
Romesh Kaluwitharana c Cronje b Kallis3339565084.61
Marvan Atapattu st †Boucher b Symcox4060851066.66
Aravinda de Silva c Kirsten b Donald1291120133.33
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)run out (Rindel)58911293063.73
Mahela Jayawardene c †Boucher b Cronje515100033.33
Chandika Hathurusingha lbw b Cronje1425240056.00
Pramodya Wickramasinghe  b Pollock86710133.33
Kumar Dharmasena c †Boucher b Pollock98810112.50
Suresh Perera not out 0211000.00
Muttiah Muralitharan c Elworthy b Pollock43310133.33
Extras(b 4, lb 12, nb 7, w 16)39
TOTAL(47.5 Ov, RR: 5.39)258
Fall of wickets: 1-85 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 11.1 ov), 2-88 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 12.3 ov), 3-102 (Aravinda de Silva, 14.1 ov), 4-182 (Marvan Atapattu, 31.4 ov), 5-192 (Mahela Jayawardene, 34.4 ov), 6-224 (Chandika Hathurusingha, 42.2 ov), 7-235 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe, 43.5 ov), 8-252 (Kumar Dharmasena, 45.6 ov), 9-254 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 47.2 ov), 10-258 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 47.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock8.505436.11---65
Steve Elworthy504308.60---03
Allan Donald804025.00---61
Jacques Kallis702213.14---10
Mike Rindel201206.00---20
Pat Symcox914214.66---10
Hansie Cronje802923.62---01
South Africa INNINGS (target: 259 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten  b Wickramasinghe021000.00
Mike Rindel c sub b Wickramasinghe1838473047.36
Jacques Kallis c Atapattu b Wickramasinghe616170037.50
Daryll Cullinan  b Perera29320022.22
Pat Symcox c sub b Dharmasena58871161166.66
Hansie Cronje (c)lbw b Muralitharan2127403077.77
Jonty Rhodes c Hathurusingha b Dharmasena54496140110.20
Shaun Pollock not out 1128390039.28
Mark Boucher run out 2350066.66
Steve Elworthy  b Jayasuriya032000.00
Allan Donald  b Dharmasena1332211040.62
Extras(lb 6, w 10)16
TOTAL(49 Ov, RR: 4.10)201
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Gary Kirsten, 0.2 ov), 2-8 (Jacques Kallis, 4.4 ov), 3-30 (Mike Rindel, 10.4 ov), 4-32 (Daryll Cullinan, 11.3 ov), 5-66 (Hansie Cronje, 20.4 ov), 6-166 (Jonty Rhodes, 36.5 ov), 7-175 (Pat Symcox, 38.4 ov), 8-178 (Mark Boucher, 39.2 ov), 9-178 (Steve Elworthy, 39.5 ov), 10-201 (Allan Donald, 48.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Pramodya Wickramasinghe722032.85---00
Suresh Perera702213.14---40
Chandika Hathurusingha613305.50---40
Muttiah Muralitharan1014214.20---10
Kumar Dharmasena1004134.09---00
Sanath Jayasuriya903714.11---10
MATCH DETAILS
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
TossSouth Africa, elected to field first
SeriesEmirates Triangular TournamentSouth Africa tour of England
Season1998
Player Of The Match
Pramodya Wickramasinghe
Pramodya Wickramasinghe
Match numberODI no. 1345
Match daysday(50-over match)
Umpires
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Barry Dudleston
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Peter Willey
TV Umpire
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Barrie Leadbeater
Match Referee
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Ahmed Ebrahim
PointsSri Lanka 2, South Africa 0