Stats Spider Singer-Akai Cup: 1st Match, 1996/97

Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe @ Sharjah C.A. Stadium
3 April 1997


Toss: Sri Lanka (field)
Umpires: DB Cowie, RS Dunne
Third Umpire: CJ Mitchley
Match Referee: Hanumant Singh
Match Result: Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets

1st Innings

Zimbabwe

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Grant Flower b Nuwan Zoysa1227-2-
2. Craig Wishartrun out (Roshan Mahanama > )3236-4-
*3. Alistair Campbelllbw b Chaminda Vaas28---
4. Dirk Viljoenst Romesh Kaluwitharana b Kumar Dharmasena1752-2-
+5. Andy Flower b Muttiah Muralitharan3861-1-
6. Stuart Carlislec Hashan Tillakaratne b Muttiah Muralitharan623---
7. Paul Strang b Chaminda Vaas3852-2-
8. Heath Streakrun out (Marvan Atapattu > )1124---
9. Eddo Brandesnot out 107--1
10. Andrew Whittallc Romesh Kaluwitharana b Chaminda Vaas48---
11. Everton Matambanadzonot out 04---

FOW 1-31 (Grant Flower), 2-34 (Alistair Campbell), 3-65 (Craig Wishart), 4-77 (Dirk Viljoen), 5-100 (Stuart Carlisle), 6-139 (Andy Flower), 7-169 (Heath Streak), 8-180 (Paul Strang), 9-186 (Andrew Whittall).
Extras 3b, 7lb, 4w, 3nb, 0pen) 17
Total (for 9 wickets, 50 ovs) 187


Bowling O M R W Extras
Chaminda Vaas102253 (0w,0nb)
Nuwan Zoysa100461 (2w,1nb)
Muttiah Muralitharan101392 (0w,2nb)
Aravinda de Silva100340 (1w,0nb)
Kumar Dharmasena100331 (1w,0nb)

2nd Innings

Sri Lanka

    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Sanath Jayasuriyac Craig Wishart b Paul Strang5674-71
+2. Romesh Kaluwitharanac Craig Wishart b Eddo Brandes03---
3. Marvan Atapattunot out 52120-21
4. Aravinda de Silvac Paul Strang b Grant Flower6081-9-
*5. Arjuna Ranatunganot out 00---
6. Roshan Mahanama
7. Hashan Tillakaratne
8. Kumar Dharmasena
9. Chaminda Vaas
10. Nuwan Zoysa
11. Muttiah Muralitharan

FOW 1-1 (Romesh Kaluwitharana), 2-80 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 3-187 (Aravinda de Silva).
Extras 6b, 3lb, 11w, 0nb, 0pen) 20
Total (for 3 wickets, 45.4 ovs) 188


Bowling O M R W Extras
Eddo Brandes70331 (0w,0nb)
Everton Matambanadzo70380 (4w,2nb)
Andrew Whittall100300 (5w,0nb)
Heath Streak71220 (0w,0nb)
Paul Strang100411 (0w,0nb)
Grant Flower4.40151 (0w,0nb)

Squads


Sri Lanka:


Sanath Jayasuriya, Romesh Kaluwitharana, Marvan Atapattu, Aravinda de Silva, Arjuna Ranatunga, Roshan Mahanama, Hashan Tillakaratne, Kumar Dharmasena, Chaminda Vaas, Nuwan Zoysa, Muttiah Muralitharan

Zimbabwe:

Grant Flower, Craig Wishart, Alistair Campbell, Dirk Viljoen, Andy Flower, Stuart Carlisle, Paul Strang, Heath Streak, Eddo Brandes, Andrew Whittall, Everton Matambanadzo