result
6th Match, Port Elizabeth, Apr 13 1998, Standard Bank International One-Day Series
(46.4/50 ov)232/4
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
93* (118)
arjuna-ranatunga
South Africa INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Rindel  b Vaas3568972051.47
Gary Kirsten c Atapattu b Muralitharan4650806092.00
Pat Symcox c Muralitharan b Dharmasena1318281072.22
Herschelle Gibbs c Muralitharan b Jayasuriya3343463076.74
Hansie Cronje (c)c Ranatunga b Muralitharan031000.00
Jonty Rhodes st †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan3648711075.00
Shaun Pollock c de Silva b Chandana2225230188.00
Jacques Kallis lbw b Jayasuriya1230050.00
Mark Boucher lbw b Vaas1422291063.63
Lance Klusener c Atapattu b Vaas1820221090.00
Roger Telemachus not out 11200100.00
Extras(b 1, lb 9, w 2)12
TOTAL(49.5 Ov, RR: 4.63)231
Fall of wickets: 1-78 (Gary Kirsten, 17.4 ov), 2-94 (Mike Rindel, 21.5 ov), 3-104 (Pat Symcox, 24.6 ov), 4-104 (Hansie Cronje, 25.3 ov), 5-150 (Herschelle Gibbs, 33.1 ov), 6-186 (Shaun Pollock, 40.4 ov), 7-189 (Jacques Kallis, 41.2 ov), 8-201 (Jonty Rhodes, 44.3 ov), 9-230 (Mark Boucher, 49.3 ov), 10-231 (Lance Klusener, 49.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas7.503334.21---00
Pramodya Wickramasinghe602804.66---00
Kumar Dharmasena1003713.70---00
Muthiah Muralidaran1014734.70---20
Upul Chandana904214.66---01
Sanath Jayasuriya703424.85---00
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 232 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya c Cronje b Telemachus716191043.75
Romesh Kaluwitharana lbw b Telemachus44810100.00
Marvan Atapattu  b Kallis6378996080.76
Aravinda de Silva  b Pollock1520020.00
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)not out 931181719178.81
Roshan Mahanama not out 4663854073.01
Extras(lb 9, nb 2, w 7)18
TOTAL(46.4 Ov, RR: 4.97)232/4
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 1.3 ov), 2-15 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 3.5 ov), 3-17 (Aravinda de Silva, 4.3 ov), 4-125 (Marvan Atapattu, 26.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock802913.62---22
Roger Telemachus713725.28---02
Lance Klusener804705.87---20
Hansie Cronje7.403604.69---00
Jacques Kallis703014.28---00
Pat Symcox904404.88---30
MATCH DETAILS
Crusaders Ground, St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesStandard Bank International One-Day SeriesSri Lanka tour of South Africa
Season1997/98
Player Of The Match
Arjuna Ranatunga
Arjuna Ranatunga
Match numberODI no. 1315
Match daysday (50-over match)
Umpires
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Danzel Becker
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Cyril Mitchley
Match Referee
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John Reid
PointsSri Lanka 2, South Africa 0
MATCH NOTES
  • A Ranatunga goes past 4,500 ODI career runs
  • Attendance 16,800