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
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Scorecard summary
Sri Lanka309/10(49.4 overs)
Pakistan224/10(43.1 overs)
Match details
Eden Gardens, Kolkata
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