result
1st Match, Nairobi (Gym), Sep 28 1996, KCA Centenary Tournament
188/9
(30.4/50 ov, target 189)190/3
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 116 balls remaining)
player of the match
Muttiah Muralitharan
Sri Lanka (and Ceylon)
Kenya INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dipak Chudasama  b Vaas06-000.00
Kennedy Otieno lbw b KSC de Silva27-0028.57
Sandeep Gupta  b Muralitharan4166-4062.12
Steve Tikolo lbw b KSC de Silva514-0035.71
Maurice Odumbe (c)c †Kaluwitharana b Ranatunga36-0050.00
Hitesh Modi not out 78105-9174.28
Thomas Odoyo  b Muralitharan925-0036.00
Martin Suji c Gurusinha b Muralitharan03-000.00
Tito Odumbe  b Muralitharan513-0038.46
Aasif Karim run out 2453-1145.28
Rajab Ali not out 19-0011.11
Extras(lb 8, nb 1, w 11)20
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.76)188/9
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Dipak Chudasama), 2-7 (Kennedy Otieno), 3-14 (Steve Tikolo), 4-31 (Maurice Odumbe), 5-65 (Sandeep Gupta), 6-83 (Thomas Odoyo), 7-85 (Martin Suji), 8-93 (Tito Odumbe), 9-182 (Aasif Karim)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1024014.00---20
Sajeewa de Silva802723.37---50
Arjuna Ranatunga301013.33---00
Kumar Dharmasena1013903.90---20
Muttiah Muralitharan1041841.80---10
Upul Chandana502204.40---11
Sanath Jayasuriya402406.00---00
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 189 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya lbw b EO Odumbe55-10100.00
Romesh Kaluwitharana not out 10089-171112.35
Asanka Gurusinha lbw b EO Odumbe05-000.00
Aravinda de Silva c EO Odumbe b MO Odumbe5547-61117.02
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)not out 2538-3065.78
Extras(lb 1, w 4)5
TOTAL(30.4 Ov, RR: 6.19)190/3
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 2-7 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-128 (Aravinda de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Rajab Ali402305.75---10
Tito Odumbe412927.25---00
Martin Suji5.404808.47---10
Aasif Karim704206.00---10
Thomas Odoyo603405.66---00
Maurice Odumbe401313.25---10
MATCH DETAILS
Gymkhana Club Ground, Nairobi
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesKCA Centenary Tournament
Season1996/97
Player Of The Match
Muttiah Muralitharan
Muttiah Muralitharan
Match numberODI no. 1120
Match daysday(50-over match)
ODI debut
Sajeewa de Silva
Sajeewa de Silva
Sandeep Gupta
Sandeep Gupta
Umpires
Zimbabwe Image
Ian Robinson
Zimbabwe Image
Russell Tiffin
TV Umpire
India Image
Shyam Bansal
Match Referee
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Mike Denness
PointsSri Lanka 2, Kenya 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Maiden ODI century for Kaluwitharana.