result
1st ODI, Colombo (SSC), Feb 13 1982, England tour of Sri Lanka
(45 ov, target 212)206/8
England won by 5 runs
Player Of The Match
60 (51) & 2/45
ian-botham
England INNINGS (45 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch  b GRA de Silva64107-8059.81
Geoff Cook c GRA de Silva b Kaluperuma2852-2053.84
David Gower run out 1523-2065.21
Ian Botham  b de Mel6051-72117.64
Keith Fletcher (c) b DS de Silva1212-20100.00
Mike Gatting c Mendis b de Mel36-0050.00
Jack Richards  b GRA de Silva35-0060.00
John Emburey lbw b de Mel04-000.00
Paul Allott run out 01-000.00
Derek Underwood  b de Mel45-0080.00
Bob Willis not out 27-0028.57
Extras(b 6, lb 2, nb 10, w 2)20
TOTAL(44.4 Ov, RR: 4.72)211
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (Geoff Cook), 2-83 (David Gower), 3-152 (Graham Gooch), 4-191 (Ian Botham), 5-197 (Mike Gatting), 6-202 (Jack Richards), 7-205 (John Emburey), 8-205 (Paul Allott), 9-205 (Keith Fletcher), 10-211 (Derek Underwood)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashantha de Mel8.413443.92---00
Anura Ranasinghe822002.50---00
Lalith Kaluperuma703515.00---00
Somachandra De Silva903113.44---00
Ajit de Silva905626.22---00
Sidath Wettimuny301505.00---00
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 212 runs from 45 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bandula Warnapura (c)c Gower b Allott1025-1040.00
Sidath Wettimuny c †Richards b Allott4680-3057.50
Rohan Jayasekera c Gooch b Willis1742-1040.47
Roy Dias c & b Underwood415-0026.66
Duleep Mendis c Gower b Underwood212-0016.66
Ranjan Madugalle  b Willis2221-30104.76
Anura Ranasinghe c Cook b Botham5141-31124.39
Somachandra De Silva  b Botham814-0057.14
Ashantha de Mel not out 1317-0076.47
Lalith Kaluperuma not out 1414-10100.00
Extras(b 5, lb 10, nb 2, w 2)19
TOTAL(45 Ov, RR: 4.57)206/8
Did not bat: Ajit de Silva 
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Bandula Warnapura), 2-75 (Rohan Jayasekera), 3-84 (Roy Dias), 4-92 (Duleep Mendis), 5-92 (Sidath Wettimuny), 6-160 (Ranjan Madugalle), 7-175 (Somachandra De Silva), 8-187 (Anura Ranasinghe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis913223.55---00
Ian Botham904525.00---00
John Emburey501803.60---00
Paul Allott904024.44---00
Graham Gooch611803.00---00
Derek Underwood703424.85---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Season1981/82
Player Of The Match
Ian Botham
Ian Botham
Series resultEngland led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 145
Match daysday (45-over match)
ODI debut
Ashantha de Mel
Ashantha de Mel
Paul Allott
Paul Allott
Rohan Jayasekera
Rohan Jayasekera
Sidath Wettimuny
Sidath Wettimuny
Umpires
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Basil Anthony
Sri Lanka Image
Herbi Felsinger