Sri Lanka tour of Australia, 1995/96 / Fall of wickets and partnerships

Sri Lanka in Australia Test Series - 1st Test

Australia v Sri Lanka

Australia won by an innings and 36 runs

Sri Lanka 1st innings | Australia 1st innings | Sri Lanka 2nd innings
Partnerships - Australia 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 228 MA Taylor MJ Slater - 1/228
2nd 38 DC Boon MJ Slater 1/228 2/266
3rd 156 MJ Slater ME Waugh 2/266 3/422
4th 74 ME Waugh RT Ponting 3/422 4/496
5th 121 RT Ponting SG Law 4/496 5/617
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
2 1st 228 MA Taylor MJ Slater - 1/228
2 3rd 156 MJ Slater ME Waugh 2/266 3/422
2 5th 121 RT Ponting SG Law 4/496 5/617
3 5th 88 A Ranatunga HP Tillakaratne 4/105 5/193
1 4th 75 AP Gurusinha A Ranatunga 3/54 4/129
2 4th 74 ME Waugh RT Ponting 3/422 4/496
3 6th 65 RS Kaluwitharana HP Tillakaratne 5/193 6/258
3 7th 52 HDPK Dharmasena HP Tillakaratne 6/258 7/310
1 9th 46 GP Wickramasinghe HDPK Dharmasena 8/205 9/251
1 6th 40 HP Tillakaratne RS Kaluwitharana 5/132 6/172
2 2nd 38 DC Boon MJ Slater 1/228 2/266
3 1st 35 UC Hathurusingha RS Mahanama - 1/35
3 3rd 31 PA de Silva RS Mahanama 2/56 3/87
1 1st 25 UC Hathurusingha RS Mahanama - 1/25
3 2nd 21 AP Gurusinha RS Mahanama 1/35 2/56
1 7th 21 RS Kaluwitharana HDPK Dharmasena 6/172 7/193
3 4th 18 RS Mahanama A Ranatunga 3/87 4/105
1 3rd 16 PA de Silva AP Gurusinha 2/38 3/54
1 2nd 13 RS Mahanama AP Gurusinha 1/25 2/38
1 8th 12 WPUJC Vaas HDPK Dharmasena 7/193 8/205
3 10th 11 HP Tillakaratne M Muralitharan 9/319 10/330
3 8th 8 WPUJC Vaas HP Tillakaratne 7/310 8/318
1 5th 3 A Ranatunga HP Tillakaratne 4/129 5/132
3 9th 1 GP Wickramasinghe HP Tillakaratne 8/318 9/319
1 10th 0 HDPK Dharmasena M Muralitharan 9/251 10/251
Series Results
Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide - Jan 25-29, 1996
Australia won by 148 runs
Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne - Dec 26-30, 1995
Australia won by 10 wickets
Australia v Sri Lanka at Perth - Dec 8-11, 1995
Australia won by an innings and 36 runs
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Photos

Dec 10, 1995

Ricky Ponting lofts one during his innings of 96, Australia v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Perth, 3rd day, December 10, 1995

Ricky Ponting lofts one during his innings of 96

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Dec 10, 1995

Umpire Peter Parker and Arjuna Ranatunga discuss the state of the ball, Australia v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Perth, 3rd day, December 10, 1995

Umpire Peter Parker and Arjuna Ranatunga discuss the state of the ball

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