Dekh Pakistan
Sri Lanka innings:243 (8 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)
Pakistan innings:224 (9 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)
Sri Lanka won by 19 runs

Match Information

Title
Singer -Akai Cup 1996/97
Venue
Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah on 4th April 1997 (50 -over match)
Balls Per Over
6
Toss
Pakistan won the toss and decided to field
Result
Sri Lanka won by 19 runs
Points
Pakistan 0; Sri Lanka 2
Umpires
RS Dunne, CJ Mitchley
TV Umpire
DB Cowie
Referee
Hanumant Singh
Man Of The Match
PA de Silva

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
ST Jayasuriya lbw b Waqar Younis 34 - -
+RS Kaluwitharana lbw b Wasim Akram 02 - -
MS Atapattu c Mushtaq Ahmed b Saleem Malik 9411810 -
PA de Silva st Moin Khan b Saqlain Mushtaq 971376 -
*A Ranatunga c Rameez Raja b Saqlain Mushtaq 20212 -
RS Mahanama c Waqar Younis b Wasim Akram 35 - -
WPUJC Vaas b Saqlain Mushtaq 01 - -
HP Tillakaratne run out (Ijaz Ahmed ->Moin Khan) 12 - -
HDPK Dharmasena not out 36 - -
M Muralitharan not out 44 - -
KSC de Silva did not bat
Extra(s) 18 (6 lb, 12 w)
Total 243 (8 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Wasim Akram10152275.20
Waqar Younis7134124.86
Saqlain Mushtaq1047324.70
Mushtaq Ahmed1044 -4.40
Shahid Afridi913914.33
Saleem Malik4211 -5.25

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Rameez Raja b KSC de Silva 612 - -
Shahid Afridi c KSC de Silva b Jayasuriya 675545
Ijaz Ahmed c KSC de Silva b Dharmasena 1851 - -
Saleem Malik lbw b Muralitharan 51643 -
Inzamam -ul -Haq c Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya 926 - -
Mohammad Wasim c Tillakaratne b Muralitharan 1737 - -
+Moin Khan not out 303321
*Wasim Akram st Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan 01 - -
Mushtaq Ahmed run out (Ranatunga ->Kaluwitharana) 01 - -
Saqlain Mushtaq run out (Jayasuriya ->PA de Silva) 16 - -
Waqar Younis not out 9191 -
Extra(s) 16 (7 lb, 5 nb, 4 w)
Total 224 (9 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Vaas84515.62
KSC de Silva724123.43
Muralitharan10383 -3.80
Dharmasena739115.57
Jayasuriya10422 -4.20
PA de Silva8129 -3.62
MS Atapattu passed his previous highest score of 58 in ODI matches
MS Atapattu passed 1000 runs in List A matches when he reached 32
Shahid Afridi passed 500 runs in ODI matches when he reached 62
Mohammad Wasim made his debut in United Arab Emirates in List A matches
Mohammad Wasim made his debut in United Arab Emirates in ODI matches
M Muralitharan reached 100 wickets in List A matches when he dismissed Mohammad Wasim, his 2nd wicket in the Pakistan innings