India vs Sri Lanka 1st Match Austral-Asia Cup 1990 Highlights

Watch the highlights of India vs Sri Lanka 1st Match Austral-Asia Cup 1990 - Austral-Asia Cup six-nation one-day international tournament of the 1st ODI match played between Sri Lanka and India at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah in 25th April 1990.

Ravi Ratnayeke and Uvaisul Karnain's combined 5-wickets before An unbeaten 85 by Arjuna Ranatunga took Sri Lanka to an surprise three-wicket win over India, despite a brilliant century by skipper Mohammad Azharuddin and qualified for the semi-finals in the opening match of a Austral-Asia Cup.

Match Stats : 
  • Mohammad Azharuddin became the first Indian batsman to scored two centuries against Sri Lanka in ODI cricket history.
  • Mohammad Azharuddin became the second Indian batsman to scored three centuries in One-day international after Kris Srikkanth's 4-hundreds.

India scored 241-8 in 50 overs with top scorer by Mohammad Azharuddin hit 108 off 116-balls - which was his 3rd ODI hundred and his second century against Sri Lanka in ODIs - including 7-fours.

Navjot Sidhu struck 64 off 73-balls including 4-fours and Kris Srikkanth scored 19 off 34-balls without a boundary.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Ravi Ratnayeke picked up 3-wickets for 31-runs in 10-overs, Uvaisul Karnain took 2-wickets and one for Asanka Gurusinha.

Sri Lanka chased 242-7 in 49.2 overs with top scorer by Arjuna Ranatunga hit a unbeaten 85 off 77-balls, Aravinda de Silva scored 34 off 47-balls 2-fours.

Hashan Tillakaratne hit 24 off 44-balls including 3-fours, Ravi Ratnayeke scored 22 off 35-balls included a four and Asanka Gurusinha scored 21 off 32-balls without a boundary.

India best bowler by Sanjeev Sharma strikes two-wickets, Ravi Shastri, Kapil Dev, Manoj Prabhakar each took one-wickets and Debutant Anil Kumble - who took one-wicket on his debut ODI match.

Arjuna Ranatunga named Player of the match for his match-winning captian innings of unbeaten 85 off 77-balls including 4-fours & 3-sixes with strike rate of 110.38.

Mohammad Azharuddin 108 Highlights



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