result
21st Match, Taunton, May 26 1999, ICC World Cup
373/6
(42.3/50 ov, target 374)216
India won by 157 runs
player of the match
India INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sadagoppan Ramesh  b Vaas54310125.00
Sourav Ganguly c sub (UDU Chandana) b Wickramasinghe183158210177115.82
Rahul Dravid run out (Muralitharan)145129179171112.40
Sachin Tendulkar  b Jayasuriya23100066.66
Ajay Jadeja c & b Wickramasinghe541500125.00
Robin Singh c de Silva b Wickramasinghe011000.00
Mohammad Azharuddin (c)not out 127801171.42
Javagal Srinath not out 002000.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 6, w 12)21
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 7.46)373/6
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Sadagoppan Ramesh, 0.5 ov), 2-324 (Rahul Dravid, 45.4 ov), 3-344 (Sachin Tendulkar, 46.5 ov), 4-349 (Ajay Jadeja, 47.3 ov), 5-349 (Robin Singh, 47.4 ov), 6-372 (Sourav Ganguly, 49.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1008418.402512013
Eric Upashantha1008008.00259133
Pramodya Wickramasinghe1006536.50267110
Muttiah Muralitharan1006006.00354420
Mahela Jayawardene302107.0042000
Sanath Jayasuriya3037112.3341220
Aravinda de Silva402305.75100110
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 374 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya run out (Srinath)37100042.85
Romesh Kaluwitharana lbw b Srinath715201046.66
Marvan Atapattu lbw b Mohanty29295050100.00
Aravinda de Silva lbw b Singh56741057075.67
Mahela Jayawardene lbw b Kumble4541080.00
Arjuna Ranatunga (c) b Singh4257837073.68
Roshan Mahanama run out (Tendulkar)3245563071.11
Chaminda Vaas c Ramesh b Singh1440025.00
Eric Upashantha c Azharuddin b Singh517130029.41
Pramodya Wickramasinghe not out 2670033.33
Muttiah Muralitharan c Tendulkar b Singh43410133.33
Extras(b 4, lb 12, nb 7, w 8)31
TOTAL(42.3 Ov, RR: 5.08)216
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 2.1 ov), 2-23 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 4.3 ov), 3-74 (Marvan Atapattu, 14.2 ov), 4-79 (Mahela Jayawardene, 15.3 ov), 5-147 (Aravinda de Silva, 28.1 ov), 6-181 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 34.3 ov), 7-187 (Chaminda Vaas, 36.4 ov), 8-203 (Eric Upashantha, 40.6 ov), 9-204 (Roshan Mahanama, 41.3 ov), 10-216 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 42.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Javagal Srinath703314.71294021
Venkatesh Prasad804105.12316000
Debasis Mohanty503116.20186000
Anil Kumble802713.37302020
Sourav Ganguly503707.40146012
Robin Singh9.303153.26371024
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Taunton
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesICC World Cup
Season1999
Player Of The Match
Sourav Ganguly
Sourav Ganguly
Match numberODI no. 1463
Match daysday(50-over match)
Umpires
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David Shepherd
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Steve Dunne
TV Umpire
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Ray Julian
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith
PointsIndia 2, Sri Lanka 0
MATCH NOTES
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: Sailab Hossain (Ban)
  • R Dravid 50 off 43 balls, 10x4 0x6
  • SC Ganguly 50 off 68 balls, 6x4 0x6
  • R Dravid 100 off 102 balls, 12x4 0x6
  • SC Ganguly 100 off 119 balls, 11x4 1x6
  • SC Ganguly 150 off 143 balls, 16x4 5x6
  • PA de Silva 50 off 63 balls, 6x4 0x6