result
1st ODI, Colombo (PSS), Nov 3 1984, New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka
(39.4/45 ov, target 172)174/6
Sri Lanka won by 4 wickets (with 32 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
50* (54) & 2 catches
aravinda-de-silva
New Zealand INNINGS (45 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Wright c †Silva b John1125382044.00
Bruce Edgar c †Silva b Ratnayeke650620012.00
Martin Crowe  b Ranatunga2344411052.27
John Reid c Ratnayeke b de Mel2146610045.65
Jeff Crowe not out 5766845186.36
Jeremy Coney (c)c PA de Silva b John24242911100.00
Lance Cairns c PA de Silva b John4790057.14
Ian Smith not out 551400100.00
Extras(b 1, lb 14, nb 2, w 3)20
TOTAL(45 Ov, RR: 3.80)171/6
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (John Wright), 2-36 (Bruce Edgar), 3-58 (Martin Crowe), 4-84 (John Reid), 5-124 (Jeremy Coney), 6-133 (Lance Cairns)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashantha de Mel932913.22---00
Vinothen John923934.33---00
Ravi Ratnayeke904014.44---00
Arjuna Ranatunga902312.55---00
Somachandra De Silva912502.77---00
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 172 runs from 45 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sidath Wettimuny c Edgar b Cairns12720003.70
Amal Silva c Boock b Chatfield2134504061.76
Ranjan Madugalle c Wright b Chatfield3138495081.57
Arjuna Ranatunga c Reid b Coney915230060.00
Roy Dias c Wright b Boock3448661070.83
Duleep Mendis (c)c JJ Crowe b Coney3670050.00
Aravinda de Silva not out 5054744092.59
Ashantha de Mel not out 1523271065.21
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 2)10
TOTAL(39.4 Ov, RR: 4.38)174/6
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Sidath Wettimuny), 2-43 (Amal Silva), 3-62 (Ranjan Madugalle), 4-75 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-79 (Duleep Mendis), 6-144 (Roy Dias)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Martin Snedden613005.00---00
Lance Cairns6.423715.55---00
Ewen Chatfield903624.00---00
Stephen Boock902913.22---00
Jeremy Coney401624.00---00
Martin Crowe501803.60---00
MATCH DETAILS
P Saravanamuttu Stadium, Colombo
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of Sri Lanka
Season1984/85
Player Of The Match
Aravinda de Silva
Aravinda de Silva
Series resultSri Lanka led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 274
Match daysday (45-over match)
ODI debut
Amal Silva
Amal Silva
Umpires
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Dooland Buultjens
Sri Lanka Image
Herbi Felsinger