result
26th Match, Nairobi, Feb 24 2003, ICC World Cup
210/9
(45/50 ov, target 211)157
Kenya won by 53 runs
player of the match
Kenya INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kennedy Otieno c Muralitharan b de Silva60881228268.18
Ravi Shah lbw b Vaas011000.00
Brijal Patel c †Sangakkara b Vaas1221372057.14
Steve Tikolo (c)lbw b Muralitharan1022282045.45
Hitesh Modi  b Muralitharan2656802046.42
Maurice Odumbe c Arnold b Muralitharan2644511059.09
Thomas Odoyo c †Sangakkara b Vaas615101040.00
Collins Obuya not out 1321371061.90
Tony Suji  b Muralitharan614140042.85
Peter Ongondo  b Jayasuriya20181510111.11
Martin Suji not out 32200150.00
Extras(b 5, lb 11, nb 2, w 10)28
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.20, 207 Mts)210/9
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Ravi Shah, 0.2 ov), 2-46 (Brijal Patel, 6.6 ov), 3-75 (Steve Tikolo, 15.3 ov), 4-112 (Kennedy Otieno, 27.3 ov), 5-152 (Hitesh Modi, 37.3 ov), 6-163 (Thomas Odoyo, 40.3 ov), 7-163 (Maurice Odumbe, 41.2 ov), 8-173 (Tony Suji, 45.1 ov), 9-205 (Peter Ongondo, 49.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1014134.09473222
Prabath Nissanka722904.14335040
Dilhara Fernando703304.71234000
Muttiah Muralitharan1012842.80442010
Sanath Jayasuriya913013.33372010
Aravinda de Silva512314.59152000
Russel Arnold201005.0030010
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 211 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu  b Odoyo2338504060.52
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c Patel b MA Suji37190042.85
Hashan Tillakaratne c AO Suji b Obuya2347613048.93
Aravinda de Silva c †Otieno b Obuya4153774177.35
Mahela Jayawardene c & b Obuya513200038.46
Kumar Sangakkara c †Otieno b Obuya513170038.46
Russel Arnold not out 2537651067.56
Chaminda Vaas c & b Obuya410100040.00
Prabath Nissanka c Odoyo b Tikolo22323008.69
Muttiah Muralitharan c AO Suji b Tikolo1021171047.61
Dilhara Fernando  b Odumbe7861087.50
Extras(b 2, nb 1, w 6)9
TOTAL(45 Ov, RR: 3.48, 185 Mts)157
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 4.2 ov), 2-39 (Marvan Atapattu, 11.5 ov), 3-71 (Hashan Tillakaratne, 17.3 ov), 4-87 (Mahela Jayawardene, 23.3 ov), 5-105 (Kumar Sangakkara, 27.4 ov), 6-112 (Aravinda de Silva, 29.3 ov), 7-119 (Chaminda Vaas, 31.6 ov), 8-131 (Prabath Nissanka, 37.5 ov), 9-149 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 43.1 ov), 10-157 (Dilhara Fernando, 44.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Martin Suji812413.00384000
Thomas Odoyo703314.71285010
Collins Obuya1002452.40441011
Peter Ongondo502204.40160110
Maurice Odumbe1003913.90343020
Steve Tikolo511322.60201000
MATCH DETAILS
Gymkhana Club Ground, Nairobi
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesICC World Cup
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Collins Obuya
Collins Obuya
Match numberODI no. 1965
Match daysday(50-over match)
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
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Russell Tiffin
TV Umpire
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Arani Jayaprakash
Match Referee
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Denis Lindsay
PointsKenya 4, Sri Lanka 0
MATCH NOTES
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: JJ Luck (Namib)
  • When HS Modi reached 12* he became the leading run scorer for Kenya against Sri Lanka (previous: SO Tikolo 130 runs)
  • HS Modi and MO Odumbe's partnership of 40 runs set a new 5th record wicket for Kenya against Sri Lanka (previous: 34 SK Gupta and HS Modi at Nairobi, 1996/97)
  • With the wicket of TM Odoyo, WPUJC Vaas completed 25 wickets in World Cups
  • CO Obuya and PJ Ongondo's partnership of 32 runs set a new 9th wicket partnership record for Kenya in World Cups
  • WPUJC Vaas best bowling against Kenya in ODIs (previous: 2/26 at Southampton, 1999)
  • M Muralitharan best bowling in World Cups (previous: 3/25 v South Africa at Northampton, 1999 and 3/25 v Bangladesh at Pietermaritzburg, 2002/03)
  • PA de Silva best bowling against Kenya in ODIs (previous: 0/46 at Southampton, 1999)
  • With the wicket of MS Atapattu, TM Odoyo completed 50 wickets in ODIs
  • With the wicket of WPUJC Vaas, CO Obuya became the leading wicket taker for Kenya against Sri Lanka (previous: EO Odumbe 4 wickets)
  • Sri Lanka innings: 1x5 ball over (38th over, bowled by Tikolo. Umpire Tiffin)
  • SO Tikolo's best bowling against Sri Lanka in ODIs (previous: 0/38 at Kandy, 1995/96)
  • SO Tikolo's best bowling in World Cups (previous: 1/26 v India at Cuttack, 1995/96)
  • CO Obuya's best bowling in World Cups (previous: 2/46 v Canada at Cape Town, 2002/03)
  • CO Obuya's best bowling in ODIs (previous: 2/46 v Canada at Cape Town, 2002/03)
  • CO Obuya has taken the best bowling for Kenya in World Cups (previous: TM Odoyo 4/28 v Canada, 2002/03)
  • CO Obuya has taken the best bowling for Kenya against Sri Lanka in ODIs (previous: TM Odoyo 3/56 at Southampton, 1999)
  • Kenya's first victory over Sri Lanka in ODIs