Australia in Sri Lanka Test Series - 1st Test

Sri Lanka v Australia

Australia won by 197 runs

Partnerships - Sri Lanka 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 53 17.0 3.11 ST Jayasuriya MS Atapattu - 1/53 (16.6)
2nd 39 11.0 3.54 KC Sangakkara MS Atapattu 1/53 (16.6) 2/92 (27.6)
3rd 31 13.3 2.29 MS Atapattu DPMD Jayawardene 2/92 (27.6) 3/123 (41.3)
4th 75 20.1 3.71 DPMD Jayawardene TM Dilshan 3/123 (41.3) 4/198 (61.4)
5th 100 34.0 2.94 HP Tillakaratne TM Dilshan 4/198 (61.4) 5/298 (95.4)
6th 25 9.3 2.63 TM Dilshan TT Samaraweera 5/298 (95.4) 6/323 (105.1)
7th 46 25.1 1.82 UDU Chandana TT Samaraweera 6/323 (105.1) 7/369 (130.2)
8th 3 3.1 0.94 WPUJC Vaas TT Samaraweera 7/369 (130.2) 8/372 (133.3)
9th 9 2.5 3.17 HDPK Dharmasena TT Samaraweera 8/372 (133.3) 9/381 (136.2)
10th 0 0.2 0.00 M Muralitharan TT Samaraweera 9/381 (136.2) 10/381 (136.4)
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
3 4th 206 60.4 3.39 DR Martyn DS Lehmann 3/245 (78.2) 4/451 (138.6)
2 5th 100 34.0 2.94 HP Tillakaratne TM Dilshan 4/198 (61.4) 5/298 (95.4)
3 1st 91 29.3 3.08 JL Langer ML Hayden - 1/91 (29.3)
3 2nd 84 26.4 3.15 RT Ponting ML Hayden 1/91 (29.3) 2/175 (56.1)
2 4th 75 20.1 3.71 DPMD Jayawardene TM Dilshan 3/123 (41.3) 4/198 (61.4)
1 4th 72 22.5 3.15 DR Martyn DS Lehmann 3/76 (20.3) 4/148 (43.2)
3 3rd 70 22.1 3.15 ML Hayden DR Martyn 2/175 (56.1) 3/245 (78.2)
2 1st 53 17.0 3.11 ST Jayasuriya MS Atapattu - 1/53 (16.6)
1 7th 52 17.3 2.97 DS Lehmann SK Warne 6/163 (48.6) 7/215 (66.3)
2 7th 46 25.1 1.82 UDU Chandana TT Samaraweera 6/323 (105.1) 7/369 (130.2)
2 2nd 39 11.0 3.54 KC Sangakkara MS Atapattu 1/53 (16.6) 2/92 (27.6)
4 8th 34 5.4 6.00 UDU Chandana WPUJC Vaas 7/119 (38.2) 8/153 (43.6)
4 6th 33 10.4 3.09 TT Samaraweera HP Tillakaratne 5/56 (23.1) 6/89 (33.5)
2 3rd 31 13.3 2.29 MS Atapattu DPMD Jayawardene 2/92 (27.6) 3/123 (41.3)
1 2nd 31 6.3 4.76 ML Hayden RT Ponting 1/31 (11.2) 2/62 (17.5)
1 1st 31 11.2 2.73 JL Langer ML Hayden - 1/31 (11.2)
4 7th 30 4.3 6.66 HP Tillakaratne UDU Chandana 6/89 (33.5) 7/119 (38.2)
3 5th 29 5.1 5.61 DS Lehmann A Symonds 4/451 (138.6) 5/480 (144.1)
4 2nd 27 12.4 2.13 MS Atapattu DPMD Jayawardene 1/14 (5.5) 2/41 (18.3)
2 6th 25 9.3 2.63 TM Dilshan TT Samaraweera 5/298 (95.4) 6/323 (105.1)
3 6th 18 2.2 7.71 A Symonds AC Gilchrist 5/480 (144.1) 6/498 (146.3)
3 9th 14* 3.3 4.00 MS Kasprowicz JN Gillespie 8/498 (148.3) 8/512 (152.0)
4 1st 14 5.5 2.40 KC Sangakkara MS Atapattu - 1/14 (5.5)
1 3rd 14 2.4 5.25 RT Ponting DR Martyn 2/62 (17.5) 3/76 (20.3)
1 6th 10 2.0 5.00 AC Gilchrist DS Lehmann 5/153 (46.6) 6/163 (48.6)
2 9th 9 2.5 3.17 HDPK Dharmasena TT Samaraweera 8/372 (133.3) 9/381 (136.2)
4 3rd 8 1.4 4.80 TM Dilshan DPMD Jayawardene 2/41 (18.3) 3/49 (20.1)
4 4th 7 2.4 2.62 DPMD Jayawardene ST Jayasuriya 3/49 (20.1) 4/56 (22.5)
1 5th 5 3.4 1.36 A Symonds DS Lehmann 4/148 (43.2) 5/153 (46.6)
1 8th 4 0.4 6.00 SK Warne JN Gillespie 7/215 (66.3) 8/219 (67.1)
2 8th 3 3.1 0.94 WPUJC Vaas TT Samaraweera 7/369 (130.2) 8/372 (133.3)
4 10th 1 0.2 3.00 M Muralitharan WPUJC Vaas 9/153 (44.6) 10/154 (45.2)
1 9th 1 1.1 0.85 MS Kasprowicz JN Gillespie 8/219 (67.1) 9/220 (68.2)
4 9th 0 1.0 0.00 HDPK Dharmasena WPUJC Vaas 8/153 (43.6) 9/153 (44.6)
4 5th 0 0.2 0.00 ST Jayasuriya HP Tillakaratne 4/56 (22.5) 5/56 (23.1)
3 8th 0 1.1 0.00 SK Warne JN Gillespie 7/498 (147.2) 8/498 (148.3)
3 7th 0 0.5 0.00 AC Gilchrist SK Warne 6/498 (146.3) 7/498 (147.2)
2 10th 0 0.2 0.00 M Muralitharan TT Samaraweera 9/381 (136.2) 10/381 (136.4)
1 10th 0 0.1 0.00 SCG MacGill JN Gillespie 9/220 (68.2) 10/220 (68.3)
Series Results
Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (SSC) - Mar 24-28, 2004
Australia won by 121 runs
Sri Lanka v Australia at Kandy - Mar 16-20, 2004
Australia won by 27 runs
Sri Lanka v Australia at Galle - Mar 8-12, 2004
Australia won by 197 runs
More results »

Photos

Mar 12, 2004

Shane Warne of Australia celebrates his 500th career wicket after dismissing Hashan Tillakaratne of Sri Lanka during day five of the First Test between Australia and Sri Lanka played at the Galle International Cricket Stadium on March 12, 2004 in Galle, Sri Lanka.

Warne celebrates his 500th Test wicket

© Getty Images

Mar 12, 2004

Thilan Samaraweera is bowled by Shane Warne, Sri Lanka v Australia, 1st Test, Galle, 5th day, March 12, 2004

Thilan Samaraweera is bowled by Shane Warne

© Getty Images

All photos for this match