result
1st ODI, Colombo, Aug 25 1985, India tour of Sri Lanka
(44.3/45 ov)242/8
India won by 2 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
player of the match
Roy Dias
Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka INNINGS (45 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Amal Silva c C Sharma b Shastri3675-1048.00
Ravi Ratnayeke c Shastri b Amarnath1347-1027.66
Ranjan Madugalle c & b G Sharma313-0023.08
Roy Dias  b C Sharma8067-81119.40
Arjuna Ranatunga  b C Sharma6448-51133.33
Duleep Mendis (c)not out 2917-30170.59
Aravinda de Silva  b C Sharma42-10200.00
Ashantha de Mel not out 23-0066.67
Extras(lb 10)10
TOTAL(45 Ov, RR: 5.35)241/6
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 2-40 (Ranjan Madugalle), 3-82 (Amal Silva), 4-192 (Roy Dias), 5-227 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-231 (Aravinda de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev914705.22---00
Chetan Sharma925035.56---00
Gopal Sharma902112.33---00
Mohinder Amarnath804015.00---00
Ravi Shastri503517.00---00
Laxman Sivaramakrishnan503807.60---00
India INNINGS (target: 242 runs from 45 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Ravi Shastri c Ratnayeke b Ranatunga67102-5065.69
Kris Srikkanth c de Mel b Wijesuriya2937-2178.38
Mohammad Azharuddin  b Wijesuriya79-0077.78
Dilip Vengsarkar c Ratnayeke b Ratnayake8982-111108.54
Kapil Dev (c)c †Silva b Ratnayeke2419-10126.32
Sunil Gavaskar run out 01-000.00
Mohinder Amarnath c †Silva b Ratnayake23-0066.67
Chetan Sharma run out 85-10160.00
Sadanand Viswanath not out 75-10140.00
Laxman Sivaramakrishnan not out 14-0025.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 1, w 1)8
TOTAL(44.3 Ov, RR: 5.43)242/8
Did not bat: Gopal Sharma 
Fall of wickets: 1-61 (Kris Srikkanth), 2-81 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 3-135 (Ravi Shastri), 4-185 (Kapil Dev), 5-196 (Sunil Gavaskar), 6-200 (Mohinder Amarnath), 7-221 (Chetan Sharma), 8-234 (Dilip Vengsarkar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashantha de Mel8.315406.35---00
Vinothen John903203.56---00
Rumesh Ratnayake903523.89---00
Roger Wijesuriya805627.00---00
Ravi Ratnayeke603215.33---00
Arjuna Ranatunga402716.75---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossIndia, elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of Sri Lanka
Season1985
Player Of The Match
Roy Dias
Roy Dias
Series resultIndia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberODI No. 332
Match days - day match (45-over match)
ODI debut
Gopal Sharma
Gopal Sharma
Umpires
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Herbi Felsinger
Sri Lanka Image
PW Vidanagamage