Singer-Akai Cup 1996/97

Sri Lanka vs Pakistan - Final  |  Sri Lanka won by 4 wickets

Match Details
Toss Pakistan, who chose to bat Series Singer-Akai Cup 1996/97
Umpires
RS Dunne and CJ Mitchley Match Date 11 Apr 1997
Match Referee Hanumant Singh Ground Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah
TV Umpire DB Cowie    
Player of Match Aravinda De Silva (Sri Lanka)    

Pakistan Innings

R M B 4s 6s
1 Rameez Raja c Arjuna Ranatunga b Sajeewa de Silva 12 0 30 1 0
2 Sajid Ali c Hashan Tillakaratne b Muttiah Muralitharan 28 0 48 1 0
3 Ijaz Ahmed b Sanath Jayasuriya 33 0 51 3 0
4 Saleem Malik b Muttiah Muralitharan 58 0 76 2 0
5 Inzamam-ul-Haq run out Chaminda Vaas 61 0 75 2 1
6 Moin Khan † c Roshan Mahanama b Muttiah Muralitharan 1 0 3 0 0
7 Wasim Akram * b Kumar Dharmasena 3 0 6 0 0
8 Shahid Afridi b Chaminda Vaas 8 0 5 0 1
9 Waqar Younis c Aravinda de Silva b Chaminda Vaas 1 0 2 0 0
10 Saqlain Mushtaq c Roshan Mahanama b Sajeewa de Silva 1 0 3 0 0
11 Mushtaq Ahmed not out 0 0 1 0 0
Extra b 1, lb 1, w 5, nb 1 8
Total 10 wickets; 49.2 overs; 214 4.34 runs per over

Fall of wickets 1-19 ( Rameez Raja, 0.0 ) ;   2-68 ( Sajid Ali, 0.0 ) ;   3-87 ( Ijaz Ahmed, 0.0 ) ;   4-183 ( Saleem Malik, 0.0 ) ;   5-185 ( Moin Khan, 0.0 ) ;   6-194 ( Wasim Akram, 0.0 ) ;   7-208 ( Shahid Afridi, 0.0 ) ;   8-210 ( Waqar Younis, 0.0 ) ;   9-212 ( Saqlain Mushtaq, 0.0 ) ;   10-214 ( Saqlain Mushtaq, 0.0 ) ;   11-0 ( Saqlain Mushtaq, 0.0 ) ;   12-0 ( Saqlain Mushtaq, 0.0 )

Bowling

Overs Maidens Runs Wickets Wides No balls
Chaminda Vaas 9.2 1 32 2 0 0
Sajeewa de Silva 9.0 0 35 2 1 0
Muttiah Muralitharan 10.0 0 42 3 1 3
Kumar Dharmasena 9.0 1 30 1 0 0
Sanath Jayasuriya 5.0 0 31 1 0 0
Aravinda de Silva 7.0 0 42 0 3 0

Sri Lanka Innings

R M B 4s 6s
1 Sanath Jayasuriya lbw Waqar Younis 13 0 18 1 0
2 Romesh Kaluwitharana † c Ijaz Ahmed b Wasim Akram 0 0 2 0 0
3 Marvan Atapattu lbw Mushtaq Ahmed 29 0 49 3 0
4 Aravinda de Silva not out 87 0 124 3 0
5 Arjuna Ranatunga * c & b Saleem Malik 28 0 41 2 0
6 Roshan Mahanama c Mushtaq Ahmed b Saqlain Mushtaq 31 0 51 1 0
7 Hashan Tillakaratne c Ijaz Ahmed b Saqlain Mushtaq 7 0 14 0 0
8 Kumar Dharmasena not out 3 0 3 0 0
9 Chaminda Vaas Did not bat 0 0 0 0 0
10 Muttiah Muralitharan Did not bat 0 0 0 0 0
11 Sajeewa de Silva Did not bat 0 0 0 0 0
Extra lb 11, w 2, nb 4 17
Total 6 wickets; 49.2 overs; 215 4.36 runs per over

Fall of wickets 1-1 ( Romesh Kaluwitharana, 0.0 ) ;   2-35 ( Sanath Jayasuriya, 0.0 ) ;   3-67 ( Marvan Atapattu, 0.0 ) ;   4-133 ( Arjuna Ranatunga, 0.0 ) ;   5-193 ( Roshan Mahanama, 0.0 ) ;   6-204 ( Hashan Tillakaratne, 0.0 )

Bowling

Overs Maidens Runs Wickets Wides No balls
Wasim Akram * 10.0 1 30 1 0 4
Waqar Younis 8.0 0 43 1 1 0
Saqlain Mushtaq 9.2 0 41 2 1 1
Mushtaq Ahmed 10.0 0 41 1 0 0
Shahid Afridi 5.0 0 24 0 0 0
Saleem Malik 7.0 0 25 1 0 0