result
1st Match, Colombo, Apr 5 1986, John Player Triangular Tournament
(36.2/43 ov, target 138)140/4
New Zealand won by 6 wickets (with 40 balls remaining)
player of the match
Martin Snedden
New Zealand
Sri Lanka INNINGS (43 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Brendon Kuruppu c †McSweeney b Snedden2358843039.66
Roshan Mahanama lbw b Snedden1253750022.64
Asanka Gurusinha c JJ Crowe b Watson1447860029.79
Arjuna Ranatunga c †McSweeney b Snedden2337602062.16
Duleep Mendis (c)c Gray b Bracewell2431550077.42
Aravinda de Silva c JJ Crowe b Watson44900100.00
Keerthi Ranasinghe c Gray b Watson011000.00
Ravi Ratnayeke not out 2230350073.33
Champaka Ramanayake run out 004000.00
Don Anurasiri run out 001000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 5, nb 2)15
TOTAL(43 Ov, RR: 3.18)137/9
Did not bat: Kaushik Amalean 
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-40 (Brendon Kuruppu), 3-79 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 4-88 (Asanka Gurusinha), 5-96 (Aravinda de Silva), 6-96 (Keerthi Ranasinghe), 7-130 (Duleep Mendis), 8-136 (Champaka Ramanayake), 9-137 (Don Anurasiri)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Gary Robertson822603.25---00
Willie Watson921531.67---00
Evan Gray901501.67---00
Martin Snedden912632.89---00
John Bracewell804215.25---00
New Zealand INNINGS (target: 138 runs from 43 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
John Wright (c)c & b Ranatunga2450984048.00
Ken Rutherford c Mahanama b Ratnayeke3450804068.00
Martin Crowe c Mahanama b Ranatunga419200021.05
Jeff Crowe run out 2049551040.82
Tony Blain not out 2642702061.90
John Bracewell not out 16151630106.67
Extras(b 4, lb 8, nb 1, w 3)16
TOTAL(36.2 Ov, RR: 3.85)140/4
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Ken Rutherford), 2-71 (John Wright), 3-72 (Martin Crowe), 4-110 (Jeff Crowe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kaushik Amalean702904.14---00
Champaka Ramanayake302006.67---00
Ravi Ratnayeke712413.43---00
Don Anurasiri911902.11---00
Arjuna Ranatunga601722.83---00
Keerthi Ranasinghe20703.50---00
Aravinda de Silva2.201205.14---00
MATCH DETAILS
R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesJohn Player Triangular Tournament
Season1985/86
Player Of The Match
Martin Snedden
Martin Snedden
Match numberODI no. 378
Match days - day match (45-over match)
ODI debut
Willie Watson
Willie Watson
Umpires
England Image
Dickie Bird
Pakistan Image
Mahboob Shah
PointsNew Zealand 4, Sri Lanka 0