result
1st ODI, Napier, Jan 26 1991, Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand
(42.3/50 ov)178/5
New Zealand won by 5 wickets (with 45 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
64 (113)
john-wright
Sri Lanka INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Charith Senanayake c †Smith b Watson2644552059.09
Hashan Tillakaratne  b Larsen26751052034.66
Asanka Gurusinha run out 2847680059.57
Aravinda de Silva  b Larsen6990066.66
Arjuna Ranatunga (c) b Pringle2959871049.15
Roshan Mahanama  b Harris817210047.05
Sanath Jayasuriya run out 022000.00
Asoka de Silva c Reid b Pringle1122180050.00
Graeme Labrooy not out 2229381075.86
Rumesh Ratnayake not out 33300100.00
Extras(b 1, lb 10, w 7)18
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.54)177/8
Fall of wickets: 1-41 (Charith Senanayake), 2-87 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 3-96 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-99 (Asanka Gurusinha), 5-114 (Roshan Mahanama), 6-114 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 7-131 (Asoka de Silva), 8-171 (Arjuna Ranatunga)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Pringle1004424.40---00
Willie Watson1003113.10---00
Danny Morrison1003003.00---00
Gavin Larsen1032522.50---00
Chris Harris1003613.60---00
New Zealand INNINGS (target: 178 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Richard Reid c Gurusinha b Ratnayake1931532061.29
John Wright c Ratnayake b EAR de Silva641131316056.63
Martin Crowe (c)c †Tillakaratne b Ramanayake314250021.42
Andrew Jones c †Tillakaratne b EAR de Silva2960831048.33
Ian Smith c †Tillakaratne b Ratnayake012000.00
Mark Greatbatch not out 2937502078.37
Chris Harris not out 1118210061.11
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 16)23
TOTAL(42.3 Ov, RR: 4.18)178/5
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Richard Reid), 2-63 (Martin Crowe), 3-126 (John Wright), 4-127 (Ian Smith), 5-153 (Andrew Jones)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graeme Labrooy903804.22---00
Champaka Ramanayake1013813.80---00
Rumesh Ratnayake8.312723.17---00
Asoka de Silva1013623.60---00
Arjuna Ranatunga402105.25---00
Asanka Gurusinha1014014.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
McLean Park, Napier
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of New Zealand
Season1990/91
Player Of The Match
John Wright
John Wright
Series resultNew Zealand led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 665
Match daysday (50-over match)
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Graham Cowan
New Zealand Image
Steve Woodward