result
8th Super, East London, Mar 15 2003, ICC World Cup
(41.5/50 ov, target 257)182
Sri Lanka won by 74 runs
player of the match
Sri Lanka INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu not out 1031272077081.10
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c †Taibu b Streak2244542050.00
Avishka Gunawardene c & b Marillier4162702066.12
Aravinda de Silva c †Taibu b Ervine2531342080.64
Kumar Sangakkara c GW Flower b Streak35253240140.00
Russel Arnold c GW Flower b Hondo1360033.33
Chaminda Vaas not out 1181110137.50
Extras(lb 3, w 15)18
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.12, 208 Mts)256/5
Fall of wickets: 1-41 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 12.2 ov), 2-124 (Avishka Gunawardene, 30.2 ov), 3-175 (Aravinda de Silva, 40.2 ov), 4-227 (Kumar Sangakkara, 46.4 ov), 5-233 (Russel Arnold, 47.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Heath Streak1004024.00343000
Andy Blignaut804005.00275040
Travis Friend201306.5020010
Douglas Hondo503617.2071020
Grant Flower1004404.40262010
Dougie Marillier1004314.30293000
Stuart Matsikenyeri201306.5041010
Sean Ervine302418.0073020
Zimbabwe INNINGS (target: 257 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Craig Wishart  b Jayasuriya4371844060.56
Dougie Marillier c Jayasuriya b Gunaratne19142420135.71
Travis Friend  b Gunaratne21202340105.00
Andy Flower lbw b de Silva3851631074.50
Grant Flower c & b Jayasuriya3152854059.61
Tatenda Taibu  b Muralitharan210160020.00
Andy Blignaut c de Silva b Fernando1560020.00
Sean Ervine  b Vaas1219261063.15
Heath Streak (c)c Atapattu b Jayasuriya2770028.57
Stuart Matsikenyeri not out 1370033.33
Douglas Hondo  b Vaas023000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 3, w 4)12
TOTAL(41.5 Ov, RR: 4.35, 172 Mts)182
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Dougie Marillier, 5.2 ov), 2-68 (Travis Friend, 11.3 ov), 3-111 (Craig Wishart, 21.3 ov), 4-140 (Andy Flower, 28.3 ov), 5-150 (Tatenda Taibu, 32.1 ov), 6-151 (Andy Blignaut, 33.2 ov), 7-178 (Sean Ervine, 39.2 ov), 8-181 (Heath Streak, 40.4 ov), 9-181 (Grant Flower, 40.6 ov), 10-182 (Douglas Hondo, 41.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas9.504624.67416003
Pulasthi Gunaratne703324.71265000
Aravinda de Silva913614.00251010
Muttiah Muralitharan702213.14272000
Sanath Jayasuriya603035.00151010
Dilhara Fernando301013.33121000
MATCH DETAILS
Buffalo Park, East London
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesICC World CupSri Lanka tour of South Africa
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Marvan Atapattu
Marvan Atapattu
Match numberODI no. 1989
Match daysday(50-over match)
Umpires
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Brian Jerling
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
Match Referee
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Clive Lloyd
PointsSri Lanka 4, Zimbabwe 0
MATCH NOTES
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: SJA Taufel (Aus)
  • Sri Lanka 50 off 87 balls in 63 mins
  • 50 partnership, Gunawardene 25 Atapattu 23 off 57 balls in 46 mins
  • Sri Lanka 100 off 145 balls in 105 mins
  • Atapattu 50 off 69 balls in 115 Mins
  • Sri Lanka 150 off 224 Balls in 146 mins
  • 50 Partnership Atapattu 24 & De Silva 25 off 59 balls in 32 mins
  • Sri Lanka 200 off 274 balls in 178 mins
  • 50 Partnership Sangakkara 34 & Atapattu 11 off 39 balls in 30 mins
  • Atapattu 100 125 balls in 205 mins
  • Sri Lanka 250 off 309 balls in 206 mins
  • Zimbabwe 50 off 53 balls in 35 mins
  • Zimbabwe 100 off 110 balls in 72 mins
  • Zimbabwe 150 off 195 balls in 123 mins