Dekh Pakistan
Sri Lanka innings:251 (7 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)
Pakistan innings:200 (all out, 45.4 overs)
Sri Lanka won by 51 runs

Match Information

Title
Singer -Akai Cup 1996/97
Venue
Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah on 7th April 1997 (50 -over match)
Balls Per Over
6
Toss
Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to bat
Result
Sri Lanka won by 51 runs
Points
Pakistan 0; Sri Lanka 2
Umpires
DB Cowie, RS Dunne
TV Umpire
CJ Mitchley
Referee
Hanumant Singh
Man Of The Match
PA de Silva

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
ST Jayasuriya c Waqar Younis b Saleem Malik 67947 -
+RS Kaluwitharana lbw b Waqar Younis 39 - -
MS Atapattu lbw b Waqar Younis 05 - -
PA de Silva c Waqar Younis b Saqlain Mushtaq 134131114
*A Ranatunga c Wasim Akram b Saleem Malik 12 - -
RS Mahanama c Moin Khan b Shahid Afridi 12241 -
HP Tillakaratne c and b Saqlain Mushtaq 13262 -
HDPK Dharmasena not out 1013 - -
WPUJC Vaas did not bat
M Muralitharan did not bat
KSC de Silva did not bat
Extra(s) 11 (1 b, 5 lb, 2 nb, 3 w)
Total 251 (7 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Wasim Akram73414.86
Waqar Younis860217.50
Saqlain Mushtaq10422 -4.20
Mushtaq Ahmed637 -6.17
Shahid Afridi10301 -3.00
Saleem Malik942214.67

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Sajid Ali c Kaluwitharana b KSC de Silva 15202 -
Shahid Afridi c sub (RS Kalpage) b Vaas 751 -
Rameez Raja c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan 478431
Saleem Malik c and b Muralitharan 8191 -
Inzamam -ul -Haq c Tillakaratne b Muralitharan 626662
+Moin Khan c Mahanama b Dharmasena 19283 -
*Wasim Akram c Kaluwitharana b Dharmasena 272511
Mohammad Wasim c Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya 14 - -
Mushtaq Ahmed run out (Mahanama) 25 - -
Saqlain Mushtaq not out 48 - -
Waqar Younis c Mahanama b Dharmasena 311 - -
Extra(s) 5 (1 lb, 1 nb, 3 w)
Total 200 (all out, 45.4 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Vaas6211 -3.50
KSC de Silva728114.00
Muralitharan9147315.22
Dharmasena9.4273 -2.79
PA de Silva530 -6.00
Jayasuriya946115.11
PA de Silva passed 8500 runs in List A matches when he reached 128
Inzamam -ul -Haq passed 4000 runs in ODI matches when he reached 1
HDPK Dharmasena reached 50 wickets in ODI matches when he dismissed Wasim Akram, his 2nd wicket in the Pakistan innings