result
3rd ODI, Colombo (SSC), Jan 26 1998, Zimbabwe tour of Sri Lanka
(49/50 ov, target 282)286/6
Sri Lanka won by 4 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
102 (100) & 1/66
sanath-jayasuriya
Player Of The Series
199 runs • 4 wkts
sanath-jayasuriya
Zimbabwe INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower c Kalpage b Chandana1121381949081.15
Craig Wishart c Gunawardene b Kalpage4554638083.33
Murray Goodwin c Chandana b Jayasuriya1824301075.00
Andy Flower c †Kaluwitharana b Dharmasena6870905097.14
Guy Whittall c de Silva b Dharmasena331300100.00
Alistair Campbell (c)st †Kaluwitharana b Dharmasena95220180.00
Paul Strang not out 65600120.00
Heath Streak not out 22200100.00
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 1, w 7)18
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.62)281/6
Fall of wickets: 1-82 (Craig Wishart), 2-114 (Murray Goodwin), 3-258 (Andy Flower), 4-264 (Grant Flower), 5-273 (Alistair Campbell), 6-274 (Guy Whittall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ravindra Pushpakumara603405.66---20
Sajeewa de Silva603906.50---11
Kumar Dharmasena1004734.70---20
Ruwan Kalpage1013413.40---00
Sanath Jayasuriya1006616.60---00
Upul Chandana805116.37---20
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 282 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)st †A Flower b GJ Whittall102100127131102.00
Avishka Gunawardene  b AR Whittall12112330109.09
Naveed Nawaz c Goodwin b Strang523350021.73
Mahela Jayawardene c Huckle b GW Flower74781314094.87
Ruwan Kalpage run out (Streak)3747531078.72
Romesh Kaluwitharana c Huckle b GW Flower13132310100.00
Kumar Dharmasena not out 99800100.00
Upul Chandana not out 145911280.00
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 2, w 13)20
TOTAL(49 Ov, RR: 5.83)286/6
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Avishka Gunawardene), 2-87 (Naveed Nawaz), 3-160 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 4-233 (Ruwan Kalpage), 5-255 (Mahela Jayawardene), 6-266 (Romesh Kaluwitharana)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Heath Streak2021010.50---10
John Rennie504308.60---20
Andy Whittall1004614.60---80
Paul Strang1005415.40---00
Grant Flower703625.14---00
Adam Huckle1004404.40---10
Guy Whittall402315.75---20
Alistair Campbell1014014.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossZimbabwe, elected to bat first
SeriesZimbabwe tour of Sri Lanka
Season1997/98
Player Of The Match
Sanath Jayasuriya
Sanath Jayasuriya
Player Of The Series
Sanath Jayasuriya
Sanath Jayasuriya
Series resultSri Lanka won the 3-match series 3-0
Match numberODI no. 1286
Match daysday (50-over match)
ODI debut
Avishka Gunawardene
Avishka Gunawardene
Naveed Nawaz
Naveed Nawaz
Umpires
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Peter Manuel
Sri Lanka Image
TM Samarasinghe
TV Umpire
Sri Lanka Image
Nandasena Pathirana
Match Referee
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Raman Subba Row
MATCH NOTES
  • ST Jayasuriya captains Sri Lanka for the first time.