Sri Lanka tour of India, 1997/98 / Scorecard

India 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
NR Mongia c Muralitharan b Pushpakumara 11 18 17 2 0 64.70
NS Sidhu c Atapattu b Vaas 79 214 162 13 1 48.76
R Dravid c Atapattu b Vaas 92 330 221 10 1 41.62
SR Tendulkar* b Pushpakumara 15 38 20 1 1 75.00
M Azharuddin lbw b Pushpakumara 62 139 121 6 0 51.23
SC Ganguly c Tillakaratne b Pushpakumara 99 309 188 13 0 52.65
A Kumble run out (Ranatunga) 78 219 191 8 0 40.83
J Srinath lbw b Jayasuriya 11 13 11 1 0 100.00
RK Chauhan c Vaas b Jayasuriya 1 18 13 0 0 7.69
A Kuruvilla lbw b Pushpakumara 0 5 1 0 0 0.00
NM Kulkarni not out 1 3 4 0 0 25.00
Extras (b 8, lb 13, w 3, nb 12) 36
Total (all out; 155 overs) 485 (3.12 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-15 (Mongia), 2-152 (Sidhu), 3-182 (Tendulkar), 4-272 (Dravid), 5-303 (Azharuddin), 6-462 (Kumble), 7-476 (Srinath), 8-484 (Chauhan), 9-484 (Ganguly), 10-485 (Kuruvilla)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WPUJC Vaas 31 3 80 2 2.58 (3nb)
KR Pushpakumara 32 3 122 5 3.81 (6nb)
KJ Silva 28 6 81 0 2.89 (2nb, 1w)
M Muralitharan 46 9 137 0 2.97 (7nb)
A Ranatunga 1 0 8 0 8.00
ST Jayasuriya 16 4 32 2 2.00
MS Atapattu 1 0 4 0 4.00 (2w)
Sri Lanka team    
ST Jayasuriya, MS Atapattu, RS Mahanama, PA de Silva, A Ranatunga*, HP Tillakaratne, SKL de Silva, WPUJC Vaas, KR Pushpakumara, M Muralitharan, KJ Silva
Match details
Toss India, who chose to bat
Series 3-match series level 0-0
Umpires CJ Mitchley (South Africa) and VK Ramaswamy
TV umpire PS Godbole
Match referee RB Simpson (Australia)
Close of play
Wed, 26 Nov - day 1 - India 1st innings 133/1 (NS Sidhu 64*, R Dravid 47*, 41 ov)
Thu, 27 Nov - day 2 - India 1st innings 401/5 (SC Ganguly 67*, A Kumble 42*, 131 ov)
Fri, 28 Nov - day 3 - India 1st innings 485
Sat, 29 Nov - day 4 - no play
Sun, 30 Nov - day 5 - India 1st innings 485 (155 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • No play on day 5 due to overnight thunderstorms, and the match was abandoned.
 
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