Matches (11)
AUS v WI (1)
WTC (1)
SL v AFG (1)
NZ v IND (1)
Hazare Trophy (2)
CWC League 2 (1)
Shield (3)
NZW-U19 in IND (1)
RESULT
Final (D/N), Lahore, March 17, 1996, Wills World Cup
(46.2/50 ov, T:242) 245/3

Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)

Player Of The Match
107* (124), 3/42 & 2 catches
aravinda-de-silva
Player Of The Series
221 runs • 7 wkts
sanath-jayasuriya
Aravinda de Silva tries to make his way out of the ground after the victory, Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup, final, Colombo, March 17, 1996
Aravinda de Silva tries to make his way out of the ground after the victoryChris Turvey/PA Photos/Getty Images
Aravinda de Silva drives, Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup, final, Colombo, March 17, 1996
All about Aravinda: De Silva took 3 for 42 and then made 107 not out in the 1996 World Cup finalPA Photos/Getty Images
Aarvinda de Silva and Asanka Gurusinha take a run, Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup final, Lahore, March 17, 1996
Aarvinda de Silva and Asanka Gurusinha take a runPA Photos
Arjuna Ranatunga congratulates Chaminda Vaas on getting the wicket of Mark Waugh, Sri Lanka v Australia, World Cup final, Lahore, March 17, 1996
Arjuna Ranatunga congratulates Chaminda Vaas on getting the wicket of Mark WaughGetty Images
Aravinda de Silva celebrates his hundred, Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup, final, Colombo, March 17, 1996
Aravinda de Silva celebrates his hundredGetty Images
Ricky Ponting is bowled for 45, Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup final, Lahore, March 17, 1996
Ricky Ponting is bowled for 45Getty Images
Arjuna Ranatunga and Asanka Gurusinha celebrate after winning the World Cup, Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup 1996, final, Lahore, March 17, 1996
Arjuna Ranatunga and Asanka Gurusinha celebrate after winning the World CupGetty Images
Arjuna Ranatunga with the World Cup trophy, Sri Lanka v Australia, 17 March 1996
Arjuna Ranatunga with the World Cup trophy, 17 March 1996Graham Chadwick/Getty Images
Sri Lankan fans celebrate the World Cup win over Australia, Colombo, March 17, 1996
Sri Lankan fans celebrate the World Cup win over AustraliaAssociated Press
Sri Lanka win the World Cup, Final, Australia v Sri Lanka, Wills World Cup, Lahore, March 17, 1996
Sri Lanka win the World CupGetty Images
Aravinda de Silva made an unbeaten century, Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup, final, Colombo, March 17, 1996
Aravinda de Silva made an unbeaten centuryTanveer Mughal/AFP/Getty Images
Sri Lanka celebrate their victory, Final, Australia v Sri Lanka, Wills World Cup, Lahore, March 17, 1996
The Sri Lankans win their first World CupGetty Images
Shane Warne looks dejected as Arjuna Ranatunga and Sri Lanka push on, Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup final, Lahore, March 17, 1996
Shane Warne looks dejected as Arjuna Ranatunga and Sri Lanka push onGetty Images
Sri Lankan fans celebrate the World Cup win in Colombo, March 17, 1996
Sri Lankan fans celebrate the World Cup win in ColomboAssociated Press
Sri Lanka celebrate a wicket, Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup final, Lahore, March 17, 1996
Sri Lanka celebrate a wicketGetty Images
Arjuna Ranatunga with the World Cup, Australia v Sri Lanka, Wills World Cup final, Lahore, March 17, 1996
Arjuna Ranatunga with the World CupGetty Images
Aravinda de Silva celebrates Sri Lanka's World Cup win, Colombo, March 17, 1996
Aravinda de Silva celebrates Sri Lanka's World Cup winGetty Images
Arjuna Ranatunga lifts the World Cup, Australia v Sri Lanka, Wills World Cup final, Lahore, March 17, 1996
Arjuna Ranatunga lifts the World CupGetty Images
Sri Lanka celebrate their victory, Final, Australia v Sri Lanka, Wills World Cup, Lahore, March 17, 1996
Sri Lanka celebrate their victoryGetty Images
Arjuna Ranatunga holds the Wills World Cup aloft, Final, Australia v Sri Lanka, Wills World Cup, Lahore, March 17, 1996
Arjuna Ranatunga holds the Wills World Cup aloft
 
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Wills World Cup
Group A
TEAMMWLPTNRR
SL550101.607
AUS53260.903
IND53260.452
WI5234-0.134
ZIM5142-0.939
KENYA5142-1.007
Group B
TEAMMWLPTNRR
SA550102.043
PAK54180.961
NZ53260.552
ENG52340.079
UAE5142-1.830
NED5050-1.923