result
Final, Colombo (RPS), Jul 26 1997, Pepsi Asia Cup
239/7
(36.5/50 ov)240/2
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 79 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
84 (101)
marvan-atapattu
Player Of The Series
272 runs
arjuna-ranatunga
India INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sourav Ganguly c PA de Silva b Dharmasena3455865061.81
Navjot Sidhu c Muralitharan b KSC de Silva1030440033.33
Rahul Dravid c Mahanama b Vaas712171058.33
Sachin Tendulkar (c)c Kalpage b Muralitharan53671092079.10
Mohammad Azharuddin c Muralitharan b Dharmasena811021101279.41
Ajay Jadeja run out (†SKL de Silva)2224391091.66
Robin Singh c PA de Silva b Vaas95610180.00
Anil Kumble not out 751000140.00
Saba Karim not out 11200100.00
Extras(b 1, lb 8, nb 1, w 5)15
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.77)239/7
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Navjot Sidhu), 2-51 (Rahul Dravid), 3-59 (Sourav Ganguly), 4-168 (Sachin Tendulkar), 5-215 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 6-225 (Robin Singh), 7-234 (Ajay Jadeja)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas813224.00---00
Sajeewa de Silva914414.88---30
Kumar Dharmasena1015425.40---10
Muthiah Muralidaran1013813.80---11
Sanath Jayasuriya1004604.59---00
Ruwan Kalpage301605.33---00
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 240 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya c Sidhu b Kulkarni63529172121.15
Marvan Atapattu not out 841011696183.16
Aravinda de Silva c & b Ganguly66610100.00
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)not out 6266705393.93
Extras(lb 10, nb 2, w 13)25
TOTAL(36.5 Ov, RR: 6.51)240/2
Fall of wickets: 1-137 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 2-144 (Aravinda de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Venkatesh Prasad4043010.75---21
Robin Singh302608.66---12
Anil Kumble805406.75---31
Sachin Tendulkar302006.66---10
Nilesh Kulkarni1004814.80---10
Sourav Ganguly502515.00---20
Rahul Dravid20603.00---10
Ajay Jadeja1.50804.36---30
MATCH DETAILS
R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesPepsi Asia CupIndia tour of Sri Lanka
Season1997
Player Of The Match
Marvan Atapattu
Marvan Atapattu
Player Of The Series
Arjuna Ranatunga
Arjuna Ranatunga
Series resultSri Lanka won the 1997 Pepsi Asia Cup
Match numberODI no. 1222
Match daysday (50-over match)
ODI debut
Nilesh Kulkarni
Nilesh Kulkarni
Umpires
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Mohammad Nazir
Pakistan Image
Saleem Badar
TV Umpire
Bangladesh Image
Mohammad Asghar
Match Referee
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John Reid
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