result
1st Final (D/N), Chandigarh, May 24 1997, Pepsi Independence Cup
(43.5/50 ov, target 340)224
Sri Lanka won by 115 runs
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Scorecard summary
Sri Lanka339/4(50 overs)
Pakistan224/8(43.5 overs)
Match details
Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesPepsi Independence Cup
Season1997
Player Of The Match
Sanath Jayasuriya
Sanath Jayasuriya
Series resultSri Lanka led the best-of-3-finals 1-0
Match numberODI no. 1212
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
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Steve Dunne
TV Umpire
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David Orchard
Match Referee
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Ahmed Ebrahim