New Zealand v Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka in New Zealand 2000/01 (4th ODI)
VenueWestpacTrust Park, Hamilton on 8th February 2001 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossSri Lanka won the toss and decided to field
ResultSri Lanka won by 3 runs (Duckworth/Lewis method)
UmpiresRS Dunne, EA Watkin
TV umpireDM Quested
RefereePJP Burge
Man of the MatchST Jayasuriya

New Zealand inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
+AC Parorec Kaluwitharana b Zoysa01517--0.00
NJ Astlec Dharmasena b Gallage72443--29.17
*SP Flemingc Zoysa b de Silva67751095189.33
RG Twosest Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan2030352166.67
CD McMillanst Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan1926341-73.08
L Vincentlbw b de Silva054--0.00
CZ Harrislbw b Zoysa131428--92.86
JDP Oramc Muralitharan b Dharmasena24121013200.00
DL Vettoric sub (MS Atapattu) b Zoysa13107-1130.00
DR Tuffeynot out005--0.00
CS Martinnot out133--33.33
Extras(8 lb, 4 nb, 6 w)18
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 152 minutes, 35 overs)182
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (Parore, 4.2 ov), 2-42 (Astle, 9.4 ov), 3-85 (Twose, 17.4 ov), 4-127 (McMillan, 26.2 ov), 5-128 (Vincent, 27.3 ov), 6-133 (Fleming, 29.3 ov), 7-166 (Oram, 32.3 ov), 8-181 (Vettori, 34.2 ov), 9-181 (Harris, 34.3 ov)
Sri Lanka bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Zoysa5   22732110.005.40
Gallage7   0371-142.005.29
Dharmasena7   0211--42.003.00
Muralitharan7   0232--21.003.29
Fernando4   028032-7.00
de Silva4   03521-12.008.75
Jayasuriya1   030---3.00

Sri Lanka inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
*ST Jayasuriyac Martin b Astle5253609198.11
+RS Kaluwitharanalbw b Astle3431575-109.68
KC Sangakkarac Parore b Martin2023321186.96
DPMD Jayawardenenot out1738722-44.74
PA de Silvac Oram b Tuffey1013132-76.92
RP Arnoldc Parore b Tuffey022--0.00
HDPK Dharmasenanot out52725--18.52
DNT Zoysadid not bat      
IS Gallagedid not bat      
M Muralitharandid not bat      
CRD Fernandodid not bat      
Extras(7 lb, 2 nb, 8 w)17
Total(5 wickets, 133 minutes, 31 overs)155
Fall of wickets:
1-96 (Kaluwitharana, 13.3 ov), 2-97 (Jayasuriya, 13.6 ov), 3-128 (Sangakkara, 21.1 ov), 4-144 (de Silva, 24.2 ov), 5-144 (Arnold, 24.4 ov)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Martin7   13314142.004.71
Tuffey7   03622121.005.14
Oram2   0190---9.50
Astle5   02221-15.004.40
Vettori7   1300---4.29
McMillan2   0601--3.00
Harris1   020---2.00

--> The match was reduced before play started to 35 overs per side
--> When play was halted Sri Lanka needed to have scored 153 runs to win
--> SP Fleming 50 in 49 balls with 5 fours and 1 six
--> SP Fleming passed 6500 runs in List A matches when he reached 13
--> JDP Oram passed his previous highest score of 21 in ODI matches
--> ST Jayasuriya 50 in 44 balls with 9 fours and 1 six
--> KC Sangakkara passed 500 runs in ODI matches when he reached 8
--> IS Gallage made his debut in New Zealand in List A matches
--> IS Gallage made his debut in New Zealand in ODI matches
--> DR Tuffey made his debut in New Zealand in ODI matches
--> HDPK Dharmasena reached 150 wickets in List A matches when he dismissed JDP Oram, his 1st wicket in the New Zealand innings
--> DNT Zoysa reached 50 wickets in ODI matches when he dismissed CZ Harris, his 3rd wicket in the New Zealand innings

Sri Lanka innings: 1x5 ball over (1st over - CS Martin's 1st over, called by umpire RS Dunne)
RS Kaluwitharana: 1x5
Play curtailed after 31 overs of the Sri Lankan innings due to bad light, with the Duckworth/Lewis method being invoked - with the Sri Lankans 3 runs ahead of the par value for 31 of 35 overs bowled and 5 wickets down