result
1st ODI, Dambulla, Mar 23 2001, England tour of Sri Lanka
(40.5/50 ov)144/5
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 55 balls remaining)
player of the match
Muttiah Muralitharan
Sri Lanka (and Ceylon)
England INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marcus Trescothick  b Arnold2663951041.26
Alec Stewart  b Zoysa2127343177.77
Graeme Hick c Dharmasena b Zoysa210110020.00
Graham Thorpe (c)not out 621071435057.94
Michael Vaughan st †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan920160045.00
Andrew Flintoff st †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan2790028.57
Craig White c de Saram b Muralitharan011000.00
Ashley Giles run out (Jayawardene)717180041.17
Andy Caddick c Muralitharan b Jayasuriya088000.00
Darren Gough c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas415131026.66
Alan Mullally lbw b Muralitharan01913000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 2, w 4)10
TOTAL(48.5 Ov, RR: 2.92, 190 Mts)143
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Alec Stewart, 7.2 ov), 2-35 (Graeme Hick, 9.6 ov), 3-75 (Marcus Trescothick, 23.3 ov), 4-92 (Michael Vaughan, 28.6 ov), 5-97 (Andrew Flintoff, 30.5 ov), 6-97 (Craig White, 30.6 ov), 7-113 (Ashley Giles, 35.3 ov), 8-118 (Andy Caddick, 37.6 ov), 9-131 (Darren Gough, 41.5 ov), 10-143 (Alan Mullally, 48.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas912612.88---11
Nuwan Zoysa702223.14---00
Kumar Dharmasena911802.00---20
Russel Arnold702113.00---00
Muttiah Muralitharan9.512942.94---01
Sanath Jayasuriya702313.28---10
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 144 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)lbw b Mullally39354660111.42
Romesh Kaluwitharana c †Stewart b Caddick215280013.33
Marvan Atapattu lbw b White40891501044.94
Mahela Jayawardene c †Stewart b Gough3870037.50
Kumar Sangakkara c †Stewart b Caddick11521006.66
Russel Arnold not out 39831133046.98
Indika de Saram not out 661010100.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 5, w 1)14
TOTAL(40.5 Ov, RR: 3.52, 190 Mts)144/5
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 6.2 ov), 2-50 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 10.1 ov), 3-54 (Mahela Jayawardene, 11.2 ov), 4-58 (Kumar Sangakkara, 15.3 ov), 5-128 (Marvan Atapattu, 37.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Caddick814225.25---13
Darren Gough1022412.40---02
Alan Mullally812312.87---00
Craig White821712.12---01
Ashley Giles502104.20---00
Michael Vaughan10303.00---00
Graeme Hick0.50607.20---00
MATCH DETAILS
Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Season2000/01
Player Of The Match
Muttiah Muralitharan
Muttiah Muralitharan
Series resultSri Lanka (and Ceylon) led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 1694
Match daysday(50-over match)
ODI debut
Michael Vaughan
Michael Vaughan
Umpires
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Asoka de Silva
Sri Lanka Image
Lalith Jayasundara
TV Umpire
Sri Lanka Image
Tyron Wijewardene
Match Referee
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Hanumant Singh
MATCH NOTES
  • 12th men: TM Dilshan (Sri Lanka), MA Ealham (England)
  • England Innings:
  • England 10 overs 35 runs 2 wkts 46 mins
  • England 50 in 79 balls 61 mins (Trescothick 17*, Thorpe 6*)
  • England innings: 1x5 ball over (28th over, Arnold's 7th, called by umpire Jayasundara)
  • England 20 overs 66 runs 2 wkts 85 mins
  • England 30 overs 95 runs 4 wkts 118 mins
  • England 100 in 190 balls 126 mins (Thorpe 32*, Giles 1*)
  • England 40 overs 121 runs 8 wkts 159 mins
  • GP Thorpe 50 runs 83 balls 114 mins (4x3)
  • England 143 all out 48.5 overs 190 mins (R.R 2.94 per over)
  • Sri Lanka Innings:
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 55 balls 42 mins (Jayasuriya 39*, Attapattu 5*)
  • Sri Lanka 10 overs 50 runs 1 wkts 45 mins
  • Sri Lanka 20 overs 76 runs 4 wkts 94 mins
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 179 balls 136 mins (Attapattu 23*, Arnold 19*)
  • Sri Lanka 30 overs 100 runs 4 wkts 138 mins
  • Sri Lanka 40 overs 138 runs 5 wkts 186 mins
  • Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (40.5 overs)