result
5th Match, Colombo (SSC), Jul 11 2000, Singer Triangular Series
(27.3/50 ov)168/2
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 135 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
87 (75)
avishka-gunawardene
South Africa INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten  b Zoysa312130025.00
Lance Klusener c Atapattu b Wickramasinghe015000.00
Andrew Hall c Jayawardene b Dharmasena3234615094.11
Jacques Kallis not out 831481884356.08
Daryll Cullinan run out (Atapattu/†Sangakkara)810171080.00
Jonty Rhodes run out (Jayawardene/†Sangakkara)510140050.00
Mark Boucher c Jayawardene b Chandana823210034.78
Shaun Pollock (c)lbw b Chandana032000.00
Nicky Boje st †Sangakkara b Dharmasena1946561041.30
Nantie Hayward run out (Jayawardene/Dharmasena)037000.00
Makhaya Ntini  b Jayasuriya110110010.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 4, w 3)8
TOTAL(49.2 Ov, RR: 3.38)167
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Lance Klusener, 1.1 ov), 2-4 (Gary Kirsten, 2.4 ov), 3-64 (Andrew Hall, 13.1 ov), 4-84 (Daryll Cullinan, 16.6 ov), 5-94 (Jonty Rhodes, 20.4 ov), 6-110 (Mark Boucher, 27.1 ov), 7-110 (Shaun Pollock, 27.4 ov), 8-148 (Nicky Boje, 44.4 ov), 9-158 (Nantie Hayward, 46.2 ov), 10-167 (Makhaya Ntini, 49.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Nuwan Zoysa722313.28---10
Pramodya Wickramasinghe604116.83---03
Kumar Dharmasena1003723.70---00
Muthiah Muralidaran1003203.20---11
Upul Chandana1012022.00---00
Sanath Jayasuriya6.221312.05---10
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 168 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c Ntini b Pollock1990011.11
Avishka Gunawardene lbw b Boje877596160116.00
Marvan Atapattu not out 44621095070.96
Mahela Jayawardene not out 1420211070.00
Extras(b 4, lb 9, nb 1, w 8)22
TOTAL(27.3 Ov, RR: 6.10)168/2
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 2.2 ov), 2-140 (Avishka Gunawardene, 21.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock602213.66---10
Nantie Hayward2026013.00---30
Makhaya Ntini503507.00---20
Andrew Hall301103.66---21
Nicky Boje6.303916.00---00
Lance Klusener401804.50---00
Daryll Cullinan10404.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesSinger Triangular SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka
Season2000
Player Of The Match
Avishka Gunawardene
Avishka Gunawardene
Match numberODI no. 1610
Match daysday (50-over match)
Umpires
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Asoka de Silva
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B.C. Cooray
TV Umpire
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Tyron Wijewardene
Match Referee
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John Reid
PointsSri Lanka 2, South Africa 0
MATCH NOTES
  • South Africa 50 runs in 11.3 overs, 56 minutes
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 7.1 overs