Australia tour of Sri Lanka, 1999 / Scorecard

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GS Blewett c Atapattu b Herath 70 228 210 9 0 33.33
MJ Slater st †Kaluwitharana b Arnold 59 191 144 6 0 40.97
JL Langer c Ranatunga b Muralitharan 32 86 82 3 0 39.02
ME Waugh c Arnold b Muralitharan 13 41 28 1 0 46.42
SR Waugh* c †Kaluwitharana b Herath 14 70 69 0 0 20.28
RT Ponting not out 105 222 171 11 0 61.40
IA Healy c Jayawardene b Vaas 7 38 38 0 0 18.42
SK Warne lbw b Vaas 0 9 4 0 0 0.00
DW Fleming c Atapattu b Muralitharan 32 99 78 3 0 41.02
CR Miller lbw b Vaas 0 9 4 0 0 0.00
GD McGrath c Atapattu b Vaas 0 3 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (nb 10) 10
Total (all out; 136.4 overs) 342 (2.50 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-126 (Slater, 52.4 ov), 2-147 (Blewett, 64.4 ov), 3-182 (ME Waugh, 75.1 ov), 4-183 (Langer, 77.1 ov), 5-221 (SR Waugh, 96.3 ov), 6-253 (Healy, 106.4 ov), 7-255 (Warne, 108.2 ov), 8-335 (Fleming, 133.6 ov), 9-342 (Miller, 136.2 ov), 10-342 (McGrath, 136.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WPUJC Vaas 23.4 5 54 4 2.28 (1nb)
DNT Zoysa 10 4 23 0 2.30
HMRKB Herath 35 10 98 2 2.80
M Muralitharan 52 5 150 3 2.88 (9nb)
ST Jayasuriya 9 2 14 0 1.55
RP Arnold 7 4 3 1 0.42
Sri Lanka 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
ST Jayasuriya* c Warne b McGrath 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
MS Atapattu c †Healy b Fleming 2 14 11 0 0 18.18
RP Arnold lbw b Fleming 0 23 9 0 0 0.00
PA de Silva not out 19 77 59 1 0 32.20
DPMD Jayawardene c †Healy b Fleming 21 63 52 3 0 40.38
A Ranatunga not out 1 4 3 0 0 33.33
Extras (b 8, lb 1, w 5, nb 4) 18
Total (4 wickets; 21.5 overs) 61 (2.79 runs per over)
Did not bat RS Kaluwitharana, WPUJC Vaas, HMRKB Herath, DNT Zoysa, M Muralitharan
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Jayasuriya, 0.1 ov), 2-7 (Atapattu, 3.1 ov), 3-10 (Arnold, 5.1 ov), 4-60 (Jayawardene, 21.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McGrath 10 3 25 1 2.50 (4nb, 1w)
DW Fleming 5.5 0 14 3 2.40
SK Warne 5 1 11 0 2.20
CR Miller 1 0 2 0 2.00
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Sri Lanka won the 3-match series 1-0
Player of the match RT Ponting (Australia)
Player of the series RT Ponting (Australia)
Umpires KT Francis and P Willey (England)
TV umpire EAR de Silva
Match referee CW Smith (West Indies)
Close of play
Thu, 30 Sep - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 203/4 (SR Waugh 10*, RT Ponting 11*, 88.2 ov)
Fri, 1 Oct - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 318/7 (RT Ponting 90*, DW Fleming 23*, 126.2 ov)
Sat, 2 Oct - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 342
Sun, 3 Oct - day 4 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 61/4 (PA de Silva 19*, A Ranatunga 1*, 21.5 ov)
Mon, 4 Oct - day 5 - no play
Match notes
  • General
  • RT Ponting 50 off 85 balls, 4x4 0x6 Date-stamped : 04 Sep1999 - 11:22
 
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Series Results
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Match drawn
Sri Lanka v Australia at Galle - Sep 22-26, 1999
Match drawn
Sri Lanka v Australia at Kandy - Sep 9-11, 1999
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets
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