result
1st Match, Colombo (SSC), Dec 8 2001, LG Abans Triangular Series
(4.2/50 ov, target 39)40/1
Sri Lanka won by 9 wickets (with 274 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
8/19
chaminda-vaas
Zimbabwe INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dion Ebrahim lbw b Vaas011000.00
Grant Flower  b Vaas11124009.09
Stuart Carlisle (c)c Perera b Vaas1635503045.71
Andy Flower c †Sangakkara b Vaas022000.00
Craig Wishart lbw b Vaas617281035.29
Dougie Marillier not out 410350040.00
Tatenda Taibu lbw b Vaas012000.00
Heath Streak lbw b Vaas038000.00
Mluleki Nkala c †Sangakkara b Vaas11111009.09
Travis Friend  b Muralitharan4551080.00
Henry Olonga c Jayawardene b Muralitharan022000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 4, w 1)6
TOTAL(15.4 Ov, RR: 2.42, 87 Mts)38
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Dion Ebrahim, 0.1 ov), 2-11 (Grant Flower, 4.3 ov), 3-11 (Andy Flower, 4.5 ov), 4-27 (Stuart Carlisle, 10.3 ov), 5-27 (Craig Wishart, 10.4 ov), 6-27 (Tatenda Taibu, 10.5 ov), 7-29 (Heath Streak, 12.4 ov), 8-32 (Mluleki Nkala, 14.3 ov), 9-38 (Travis Friend, 15.2 ov), 10-38 (Henry Olonga, 15.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas831982.37423004
Nuwan Zoysa721702.42312010
Muthiah Muralidaran0.40121.5020000
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 39 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)not out 1372120185.71
Avishka Gunawardene lbw b Streak2330066.66
Marvan Atapattu not out 23161740143.75
Extras(w 2)2
TOTAL(4.2 Ov, RR: 9.23, 21 Mts)40/1
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Avishka Gunawardene, 0.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Heath Streak2.2026111.1443020
Travis Friend201407.0073000
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesLG Abans Triangular SeriesZimbabwe tour of Sri Lanka
Season2001/02
Player Of The Match
Chaminda Vaas
Chaminda Vaas
Match numberODI no. 1776
Match daysday (50-over match)
Umpires
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Gamini Silva
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Nandasena Pathirana
TV Umpire
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Asoka de Silva
Match Referee
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Raman Subba Row
PointsSri Lanka 5, Zimbabwe 0
MATCH NOTES
  • 12th man UDU Chandana (SL), TR Gripper (ZIM)
  • Zimbabwe innings
  • Chaminda Vaas takes a hat trick with the wickets of Carlisle, Wishart and Taibu
  • Chaminda Vaas sets a new world record of 8/19 and takes 8 wickets for the first time in any One Day International
  • Muralitharan was the previous holder of the world record with 7/30
  • One Day Internationals Lowest Team Scores 38 runs
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Fastest One Day Internationals Victory