result
1st ODI, Dunedin, Mar 2 1983, Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand
(50 ov, target 184)118/9
New Zealand won by 65 runs
Player Of The Match
45 (82)
john-wright
New Zealand INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Glenn Turner  b John1820222090.00
Bruce Edgar c †de Alwis b de Mel326310011.53
John Wright lbw b Ratnayake45821024154.87
Jeff Crowe lbw b Ratnayeke526350019.23
Jeremy Coney  b Ratnayake1562851024.19
Geoff Howarth (c) b Ratnayake1121150052.38
Lance Cairns  b John37334450112.12
Richard Hadlee  b John1119190057.89
Martin Snedden not out 13132500100.00
Warren Lees not out 771210100.00
Extras(lb 10, nb 4, w 4)18
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.66)183/8
Did not bat: Ewen Chatfield 
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Glenn Turner), 2-26 (Bruce Edgar), 3-50 (Jeff Crowe), 4-99 (John Wright), 5-113 (Geoff Howarth), 6-124 (Jeremy Coney), 7-150 (Richard Hadlee), 8-165 (Lance Cairns)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashantha de Mel9.323613.78---00
Vinothen John1042832.80---00
Rumesh Ratnayake1003033.00---00
Ravi Ratnayeke1004514.50---00
Somachandra De Silva1012002.00---00
Sidath Wettimuny0.306012.00---00
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 184 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sidath Wettimuny run out 1552691028.84
Susil Fernando c Turner b Hadlee031000.00
Mithra Wettimuny  b Hadlee211130018.18
Yohan Goonasekera run out 2360811038.33
Ranjan Madugalle run out 310110030.00
Somachandra De Silva (c) b Chatfield1852563034.61
Ashantha de Mel lbw b Hadlee11212008.33
Ravi Ratnayeke c Snedden b Coney1424292058.33
Guy de Alwis not out 1343452030.23
Rumesh Ratnayake c Coney b Howarth1535442042.85
Extras(b 2, lb 10, w 2)14
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 2.36)118/9
Did not bat: Vinothen John 
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Susil Fernando), 2-7 (Mithra Wettimuny), 3-39 (Sidath Wettimuny), 4-46 (Ranjan Madugalle), 5-62 (Yohan Goonasekera), 6-65 (Ashantha de Mel), 7-85 (Somachandra De Silva), 8-85 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 9-118 (Rumesh Ratnayake)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee83931.12---00
Lance Cairns1061001.00---00
Martin Snedden912502.77---00
Ewen Chatfield104810.80---00
Jeremy Coney1014214.20---00
Geoff Howarth201015.00---00
John Wright11000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Carisbrook, Dunedin
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of New Zealand
Season1982/83
Player Of The Match
John Wright
John Wright
Series resultNew Zealand led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 186
Match daysday (50-over match)
ODI debut
Guy de Alwis
Guy de Alwis
Mithra Wettimuny
Mithra Wettimuny
Susil Fernando
Susil Fernando
Yohan Goonasekera
Yohan Goonasekera
Umpires
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Ian Higginson
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Stan Cowman