result
2nd Final (D/N), Kolkata, May 27 1997, Pepsi Independence Cup
(43.1/50 ov, target 310)224
Sri Lanka won by 85 runs
player of the match
Sri Lanka INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya c sub (Azhar Mahmood) b Arshad Khan55405572137.50
Marvan Atapattu c sub (Hasan Raza) b Arshad Khan2930425096.66
Romesh Kaluwitharana lbw b Shahid Afridi510260050.00
Aravinda de Silva  b Saqlain Mushtaq57496480116.32
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)run out (Saqlain Mushtaq)59771273176.62
Hashan Tillakaratne c sub (Hasan Raza) b Saleem Malik3848642179.16
Chaminda Vaas c Ijaz Ahmed b Saqlain Mushtaq3640050.00
Roshan Mahanama  b Saleem Malik27272930100.00
Kumar Dharmasena  b Saqlain Mushtaq16121420133.33
Muthiah Muralidaran not out 00500-
Sajeewa de Silva lbw b Saqlain Mushtaq024000.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 1, w 13)20
TOTAL(49.4 Ov, RR: 6.22)309
Fall of wickets: 1-69 (Marvan Atapattu), 2-90 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 3-110 (Romesh Kaluwitharana), 4-177 (Aravinda de Silva), 5-250 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 6-254 (Chaminda Vaas), 7-276 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 8-304 (Roshan Mahanama), 9-308 (Kumar Dharmasena), 10-309 (Sajeewa de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Aaqib Javed604908.16---21
Arshad Khan1005425.40---10
Shahid Afridi504018.00---01
Saqlain Mushtaq9.405345.48---60
Mohammad Hussain904605.11---00
Saleem Malik1006126.10---11
Pakistan INNINGS (target: 310 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Saeed Anwar c Muralitharan b Vaas68111075.00
Shahid Afridi c PA de Silva b KSC de Silva17142911121.42
Ramiz Raja (c) b Dharmasena761011518075.24
Ijaz Ahmed st †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya5560826191.66
Saleem Malik lbw b Muralitharan2540040.00
Mohammad Wasim st †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan2035520057.14
Moin Khan c Atapattu b Muralitharan29150022.22
Mohammad Hussain not out 18172410105.88
Saqlain Mushtaq  b PA de Silva044000.00
Arshad Khan run out (Mahanama)032000.00
Aaqib Javed run out (Dharmasena)4580080.00
Extras(b 4, lb 8, nb 2, w 10)24
TOTAL(43.1 Ov, RR: 5.18)224
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Saeed Anwar), 2-34 (Shahid Afridi), 3-132 (Ijaz Ahmed), 4-135 (Saleem Malik), 5-193 (Ramiz Raja), 6-195 (Mohammad Wasim), 7-204 (Moin Khan), 8-207 (Saqlain Mushtaq), 9-207 (Arshad Khan), 10-224 (Aaqib Javed)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas704015.71---10
Sajeewa de Silva604116.83---21
Kumar Dharmasena8.102312.81---10
Muthiah Muralidaran1004034.00---21
Sanath Jayasuriya704216.00---00
Aravinda de Silva502615.20---40
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Gardens, Calcutta
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesPepsi Independence Cup
Season1997
Player Of The Match
Aravinda de Silva
Aravinda de Silva
Player Of The Series
Sanath Jayasuriya
Sanath Jayasuriya
Series resultSri Lanka won the best-of-3-finals 2-0
Match numberODI no. 1214
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
Umpires
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David Orchard
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Steve Dunne
TV Umpire
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
Match Referee
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Ahmed Ebrahim