result
9th Match, Manchester, Jun 16 1979, Prudential World Cup
(54.1/60 ov, target 239)191
Sri Lanka won by 47 runs
player of the match
Duleep Mendis
Sri Lanka (and Ceylon)
Sri Lanka INNINGS (60 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bandula Warnapura (c)c Gaekwad b Amarnath1851562035.29
Sunil Wettimuny c Vengsarkar b Kapil Dev671201328055.83
Roy Dias c & b Amarnath5088922056.81
Duleep Mendis run out 64577213112.28
Ranjan Madugalle c †Khanna b Amarnath416200025.00
Sudath Pasqual not out 2326431088.46
Somachandra De Silva not out 1480025.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 1, w 2)11
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 3.96)238/5
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Bandula Warnapura), 2-127 (Sunil Wettimuny), 3-147 (Roy Dias), 4-175 (Ranjan Madugalle), 5-227 (Duleep Mendis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev1225314.41---00
Karsan Ghavri1205304.41---00
Mohinder Amarnath1234033.33---00
Bishan Bedi1223703.08---00
Srinivas Venkataraghavan1204403.66---00
India INNINGS (target: 239 runs from 60 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sunil Gavaskar c Dias b Warnapura2654712048.14
Anshuman Gaekwad c sub (GRA de Silva) b DLS de Silva3352-2063.46
Dilip Vengsarkar c DLS de Silva b DS de Silva3657-3063.15
Gundappa Viswanath run out 2255750040.00
Brijesh Patel  b DS de Silva1013121076.92
Kapil Dev c Warnapura b DLS de Silva1619292084.21
Mohinder Amarnath  b DS de Silva715180046.66
Karsan Ghavri c Warnapura b Opatha38150037.50
Surinder Khanna c Dias b Opatha1017201058.82
Srinivas Venkataraghavan (c)not out 991600100.00
Bishan Bedi c †Jayasinghe b Opatha5860062.50
Extras(lb 10, nb 1, w 3)14
TOTAL(54.1 Ov, RR: 3.52)191
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-76 (Anshuman Gaekwad), 3-119 (Gundappa Viswanath), 4-132 (Brijesh Patel), 5-147 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 6-160 (Kapil Dev), 7-162 (Mohinder Amarnath), 8-170 (Karsan Ghavri), 9-185 (Surinder Khanna), 10-191 (Bishan Bedi)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tony Opatha10.103133.04---00
Ranjan Gunatilleke913403.77---00
Bandula Warnapura1204713.91---00
Stanley De Silva1203623.00---00
Somachandra De Silva1112932.63---00
MATCH DETAILS
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossIndia, elected to field first
SeriesPrudential World CupIndia tour of England
Season1979
Player Of The Match
Duleep Mendis
Duleep Mendis
Match numberODI no. 68
Match daysday(60-over match)
ODI debut
Ranjan Gunatilleke
Ranjan Gunatilleke
Ranjan Madugalle
Ranjan Madugalle
Umpires
England Image
Alan Whitehead
England Image
Ken Palmer
PointsSri Lanka 4, India 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Reserve day used (17th June was a Sunday)