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Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka in Zimbabwe 2008/09 (1st ODI)
VenueHarare Sports Club, Harare on 20th November 2008 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossSri Lanka won the toss and decided to field
ResultSri Lanka won by 6 wickets
UmpiresAleem Dar (Pakistan), KC Barbour
TV umpireO Chirombe
RefereeMJ Procter (South Africa)
Man of the MatchM Muralitharan
ArticlesSri Lanka easy their way to a win; Murali picks four

Zimbabwe inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
H Masakadzarun out (Tharanga)1532523-46.88
V Sibandac Kapugedera b Kulasekara924352-37.50
CJ Chibhabhac Kulasekara b Maharoof2535632-71.43
+T Taibunot out3658882-62.07
S Matsikenyerib Muralitharan212021-1105.00
E Chigumburalbw b Muralitharan012--0.00
TH Marumac Kapugedera b Muralitharan042--0.00
*P Utseyalbw b Mendis011--0.00
RW Pricest Sangakkara b Mendis042--0.00
T Mupariwac Tharanga b Muralitharan042--0.00
CB Mpofub Mendis033--0.00
Extras(4 b, 4 lb, 13 w)21
Total(all out, 31 overs)127
Fall of wickets:
1-28 (Sibanda, 7.5 ov), 2-40 (Masakadza, 10.6 ov), 3-83 (Chibhabha, 21.1 ov), 4-124 (Matsikenyeri, 27.1 ov), 5-124 (Chigumbura, 27.2 ov), 6-124 (Maruma, 27.6 ov), 7-125 (Utseya, 28.2 ov), 8-125 (Price, 28.6 ov), 9-126 (Mupariwa, 29.5 ov), 10-127 (Mpofu, 31 ov)
Sri Lanka bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Maharoof8   026111-48.003.25
Kulasekara7   1251--42.003.57
Mirando6   02802--4.67
Mendis6   0263--12.004.33
Muralitharan4   1144--6.003.50

Sri Lanka inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
WU Tharangarun out (Mpofu)032--0.00
ML Udawattec Matsikenyeri b Chigumbura3846654182.61
+KC Sangakkaranot out46951485-48.42
*DPMD Jayawardeneb Price153246--46.88
CK Kapugederac Chibhabha b Price161525-2106.67
J Mubaraknot out01011--0.00
MF Maharoofdid not bat      
MTT Mirandodid not bat      
BAW Mendisdid not bat      
M Muralitharandid not bat      
KMDN Kulasekaradid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 12 w)15
Total(4 wickets, 33.2 overs)130
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Tharanga, 0.3 ov), 2-57 (Udawatte, 12.4 ov), 3-95 (Jayawardene, 24.3 ov), 4-122 (Kapugedera, 30.2 ov)
Zimbabwe bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Mpofu8   12803--3.50
Mupariwa7   02805--4.00
Chigumbura5   0191--30.003.80
Price7   12422-21.003.43
Utseya6.212801--4.42

Notes
--> Zimbabwe powerplay 1: overs 1 to 10 (37/1)
--> Zimbabwe powerplay 2 (chosen by the fielding side): overs 11 (37/1) to 15 (57/2)
--> Sri Lanka powerplay 1: overs 1 to 10 (41/1)
--> Sri Lanka powerplay 2 (chosen by the fielding side): overs 11 (41/1) to 15 (68/2)
--> Sri Lanka powerplay 3 (chosen by the batting side): overs 29 (106/3) to 33 (126/4)
--> Lunch: Sri Lanka 40/1 (Udawatte 28*, Sangakkara 5*; 10 overs)
--> Zimbabwe innings: 50 in 13.2 overs
--> Zimbabwe innings: 100 in 23.5 overs
--> Sri Lanka innings: 50 in 11.2 overs
--> Sri Lanka innings: 100 in 26.3 overs
--> H Masakadza passed 2500 runs in List A matches when he reached 4
--> V Sibanda passed 2500 runs in List A matches when he reached 7
--> DPMD Jayawardene passed 9500 runs in List A matches when he reached 1
--> WU Tharanga made his debut in Zimbabwe in ODI matches
--> MTT Mirando made his debut in Zimbabwe in ODI matches
--> ML Udawatte made his debut in Zimbabwe in ODI matches
--> BAW Mendis made his debut in Zimbabwe in List A matches
--> BAW Mendis made his debut in Zimbabwe in ODI matches
--> CK Kapugedera made his debut in Zimbabwe in ODI matches
--> J Mubarak made his debut in Zimbabwe in ODI matches

Sri Lanka innings
Sri Lanka Innings: 1x7 ball over (9th over, CB Mpofu, called by Umpire KC Barbour)
ML Udawatte (34) and KC Sangakkara (9) added 50 in 72 balls for the Sri Lanka 2nd wicket