Australia v Sri Lanka
Benson and Hedges World Series Cup 1995/96
VenueMelbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne on 9th January 1996 (50-over match) (day/night)
Balls per over6
TossAustralia won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSri Lanka won by 3 wickets
PointsAustralia 0; Sri Lanka 2
UmpiresDJ Harper, AJ McQuillan
TV umpireWP Sheahan
RefereeGT Dowling
Man of the MatchRS Kaluwitharana

Australia inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
MJ Slaterc Kaluwitharana b Munasinghe21713--11.76
*MA Taylorc Kaluwitharana b Munasinghe93854--23.68
ME Waughb Munasinghe0412--0.00
RT Pontingrun out1231381747189.13
SG Lawc Tillakaratne b Wickramasinghe81529--53.33
MG Bevannot out65871165-74.71
S Leedid not bat      
+IA Healydid not bat      
PR Reiffeldid not bat      
SK Warnedid not bat      
CJ McDermottdid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 2 nb, 2 w)6
Total(5 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)213
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Slater), 2-10 (Waugh), 3-33 (Taylor), 4-54 (Law), 5-213 (Ponting)
Sri Lanka bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Vaas10   3410---4.10
Munasinghe10   1303-120.003.00
Wickramasinghe6   0291-136.004.83
Dharmasena10   0310---3.10
Jayasuriya10   05601--5.60
Kalpage4   02401--6.00

Sri Lanka inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
ST Jayasuriyac Lee b Reiffel814162-57.14
+RS Kaluwitharanarun out (Slater)777510212-102.67
AP Gurusinharun out (Slater)0111--0.00
*PA de Silvalbw b McDermott3553861-66.04
RS Mahanamalbw b Bevan5171934-71.83
HP Tillakaratnelbw b McDermott011--0.00
RS Kalpageb Warne167--16.67
HDPK Dharmasenanot out2857761-49.12
WPUJC Vaasnot out055--0.00
AMN Munasinghedid not bat      
GP Wickramasinghedid not bat      
Extras(7 lb, 2 nb, 5 w)14
Total(7 wickets, 47.3 overs)214
Fall of wickets:
1-17 (Jayasuriya), 2-39 (Gurusinha), 3-127 (Kaluwitharana), 4-144 (de Silva), 5-144 (Tillakaratne), 6-147 (Kalpage), 7-209 (Mahanama)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
McDermott10   0422-230.004.20
Reiffel10   0471--60.004.70
Lee6   22603--4.33
Warne10   1371--60.003.70
Waugh6   03102--5.17

--> RT Ponting 50 in 74 balls, 98 minutes with 4 fours
--> RT Ponting passed his previous highest score of 62 in ODI matches
--> RT Ponting made his first century in ODI matches
--> RT Ponting passed his previous highest score of 99 in ListA matches
--> RT Ponting made his first century in ListA matches
--> RT Ponting 100 in 127 balls, 156 minutes with 5 fours and 1 six
--> MG Bevan 50 in 74 balls, 97 minutes with 4 fours
--> MG Bevan passed 3000 runs in ListA matches when he reached 42
--> RS Kaluwitharana passed his previous highest score of 31 in ODI matches
--> RS Kaluwitharana passed his previous highest score of 31 in ListA matches
--> RS Kaluwitharana 50 in 47 balls, 63 minutes with 9 fours
--> RS Mahanama 50 in 68 balls, 91 minutes with 4 fours
--> AMN Munasinghe achieved his best innings bowling analysis in ODI matches when he dismissed ME Waugh in the Australia innings (previous best was 1-21)
--> PR Reiffel reached 100 wickets in ListA matches when he dismissed ST Jayasuriya, his 1st wicket in the Sri Lanka innings

Kalpage arrived in Australia on the morning of the match.





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