One Day International - Sri Lanka v India - Colombo Standard Scorecard       
Match Date 1st July, 1998  
Series 1997-1998 Singer-Akai Nidahas Trophy - 7th Match
ODI # 1341
Venue Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
Match Conditions 50 Overs (Reduced to 36 Overs), Day Match  
Toss India
Result Sri Lanka won by 8 runs
Player of Match Aravinda de Silva

Sri Lanka R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Sanath Jayasuriya c Kanitkar b Prasad 23  14  3  1 164.29  13.45%
Avishka Gunawardene c Azharuddin b Agarkar 0  1  0  0 0.00
Marvan Atapattu c Singh b Agarkar 12  18  1  0 66.67  7.02%
Aravinda de Silva c Azharuddin b Prasad 62  86  5  0 72.09  36.26%
Arjuna Ranatunga* c Jadeja b Harbhajan Singh 11  22  2  0 50.00  6.43%
Romesh Kaluwitharana st †Mongia b Harbhajan Singh 7  16  1  0 43.75  4.09%
Upul Chandana b Agarkar 26  24  1  2 108.33  15.20%
Kumar Dharmasena c Tendulkar b Kumble 11  21  0  0 52.38  6.43%
Pramodya Wickremasinghe not out 5  10  0  0 50.00  2.92%
Muttiah Muralitharan not out 3  10  0  0 30.00  1.75%
Suresh Perera            
Extras (lb 4, w 2, nb 5) 11  
Total 8 wickets   (36.0 overs @ 4.75 rpo) 171  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-1  Gunawardene   2-30  Atapattu   3-38  Jayasuriya   4-77  Ranatunga   
5-90  Kaluwitharana   6-132  Chandana   7-160  Dharmasena   8-164  de Silva   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Ajit Agarkar 7.0 0 38 3 5.43  30.00%
Venkatesh Prasad 7.0 0 34 2 4.86  20.00%
Robin Singh 7.0 0 38 0 5.43
Harbhajan Singh 7.0 0 35 2 5.00  20.00%
Anil Kumble 8.0 0 22 1 2.75  10.00%
 
India (target: 172 runs from 50.0 overs) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Sourav Ganguly c de Silva b Perera 26  27  5  0 96.30  15.95%
Sachin Tendulkar c & b Dharmasena 17  16  4  0 106.25  10.43%
Nayan Mongia c Ranatunga b Perera 2  6  0  0 33.33  1.23%
Mohammad Azharuddin* c Ranatunga b Dharmasena 8  11  1  0 72.73  4.91%
Ajay Jadeja run out 0  1  0  0 0.00
Hrishikesh Kanitkar c Ranatunga b de Silva 9  22  0  0 40.91  5.52%
Robin Singh c sub b Jayasuriya 50  74  1  1 67.57  30.67%
Ajit Agarkar b Jayasuriya 30  47  2  1 63.83  18.40%
Anil Kumble st †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya 4  10  0  0 40.00  2.45%
Venkatesh Prasad not out 1  1  0  0 100.00  0.61%
Harbhajan Singh st †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya 0  1  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 5, w 6, nb 1) 16  
Total All Out   (35.4 overs @ 4.57 rpo) 163  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-41  Tendulkar   2-48  Ganguly   3-57  Mongia   4-57  Jadeja   
5-58  Azharuddin   6-75  Kanitkar   7-138  Agarkar   8-162  Kumble   
9-163  Singh   10-163  Harbhajan Singh   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Pramodya Wickremasinghe 3.0 0 26 0 8.67
Suresh Perera 6.0 0 25 2 4.17  20.00%
Kumar Dharmasena 7.0 0 29 2 4.14  20.00%
Muttiah Muralitharan 8.0 0 29 0 3.63
Aravinda de Silva 6.0 0 27 1 4.50  10.00%
Sanath Jayasuriya 5.4 0 18 4 3.18  40.00%
 
 
Match Notes
Rain forced the match to be reduced to 36 overs for each team.