Sri Lanka tour of England, 1998 / Fall of wickets and partnerships

Sri Lanka in England Test Match

England v Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets

Partnerships - England 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 16 7.0 2.28 MA Butcher SP James - 1/16 (6.6)
2nd 62 26.2 2.35 SP James GA Hick 1/16 (6.6) 2/78 (33.2)
3rd 3 1.4 1.80 AJ Stewart GA Hick 2/78 (33.2) 3/81 (34.6)
4th 128 46.3 2.75 MR Ramprakash GA Hick 3/81 (34.6) 4/209 (81.3)
5th 21 12.5 1.63 GA Hick JP Crawley 4/209 (81.3) 5/230 (94.2)
6th 47 21.1 2.22 BC Hollioake JP Crawley 5/230 (94.2) 6/277 (115.3)
7th 56 18.4 3.00 DG Cork JP Crawley 6/277 (115.3) 7/333 (134.1)
8th 10 4.3 2.22 IDK Salisbury JP Crawley 7/333 (134.1) 8/343 (138.4)
9th 13 3.5 3.39 D Gough JP Crawley 8/343 (138.4) 9/356 (142.3)
10th 89 16.0 5.56 ARC Fraser JP Crawley 9/356 (142.3) 10/445 (158.3)
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
2 3rd 243 54.1 4.48 ST Jayasuriya PA de Silva 2/85 (25.2) 3/328 (79.3)
1 4th 128 46.3 2.75 MR Ramprakash GA Hick 3/81 (34.6) 4/209 (81.3)
2 4th 122 32.4 3.73 A Ranatunga PA de Silva 3/328 (79.3) 4/450 (112.1)
1 10th 89 16.0 5.56 ARC Fraser JP Crawley 9/356 (142.3) 10/445 (158.3)
1 2nd 62 26.2 2.35 SP James GA Hick 1/16 (6.6) 2/78 (33.2)
2 10th 59 13.0 4.53 M Muralitharan ASA Perera 9/532 (143.5) 10/591 (156.5)
1 7th 56 18.4 3.00 DG Cork JP Crawley 6/277 (115.3) 7/333 (134.1)
3 9th 53 41.2 1.28 MR Ramprakash D Gough 8/127 (85.5) 9/180 (127.1)
3 3rd 53 35.5 1.47 SP James AJ Stewart 2/25 (16.2) 3/78 (52.1)
2 1st 53 12.1 4.35 MS Atapattu ST Jayasuriya - 1/53 (12.1)
1 6th 47 21.1 2.22 BC Hollioake JP Crawley 5/230 (94.2) 6/277 (115.3)
2 6th 38 13.3 2.81 RS Kaluwitharana PA de Silva 5/450 (112.2) 6/488 (125.5)
4 1st 37* 5.0 7.40 MS Atapattu ST Jayasuriya - 0/37 (5.0)
2 2nd 32 13.1 2.43 DPMD Jayawardene ST Jayasuriya 1/53 (12.1) 2/85 (25.2)
3 1st 25 15.0 1.66 MA Butcher SP James - 1/25 (14.6)
3 5th 23 18.1 1.26 JP Crawley MR Ramprakash 4/93 (58.6) 5/116 (77.1)
2 8th 22 8.3 2.58 HDPK Dharmasena ASA Perera 7/504 (132.4) 8/526 (141.1)
1 5th 21 12.5 1.63 GA Hick JP Crawley 4/209 (81.3) 5/230 (94.2)
2 7th 16 6.5 2.34 PA de Silva HDPK Dharmasena 6/488 (125.5) 7/504 (132.4)
1 1st 16 7.0 2.28 MA Butcher SP James - 1/16 (6.6)
3 4th 15 6.5 2.19 AJ Stewart MR Ramprakash 3/78 (52.1) 4/93 (58.6)
1 9th 13 3.5 3.39 D Gough JP Crawley 8/343 (138.4) 9/356 (142.3)
3 7th 11 7.5 1.40 DG Cork MR Ramprakash 6/116 (77.2) 7/127 (85.1)
1 8th 10 4.3 2.22 IDK Salisbury JP Crawley 7/333 (134.1) 8/343 (138.4)
2 9th 6 2.4 2.25 GP Wickramasinghe ASA Perera 8/526 (141.1) 9/532 (143.5)
1 3rd 3 1.4 1.80 AJ Stewart GA Hick 2/78 (33.2) 3/81 (34.6)
3 10th 1 2.1 0.46 D Gough ARC Fraser 9/180 (127.1) 10/181 (129.2)
3 8th 0 0.4 0.00 IDK Salisbury MR Ramprakash 7/127 (85.1) 8/127 (85.5)
3 6th 0 0.1 0.00 BC Hollioake MR Ramprakash 5/116 (77.1) 6/116 (77.2)
3 2nd 0 1.2 0.00 GA Hick SP James 1/25 (14.6) 2/25 (16.2)
2 5th 0 0.1 0.00 HP Tillakaratne PA de Silva 4/450 (112.1) 5/450 (112.2)
Series Results
England v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Aug 27-31, 1998
Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets
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Aug 29, 1998

Sanath Jayasuriya cuts, England v Sri Lanka, The Oval, 29 Aug 1998

Sanath Jayasuirya cuts

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Aug 27, 1998

Suresh Perera bowls, England v Sri Lanka, Only Test, The Oval, 1st day, August 27, 1998

Suresh Perera bowls

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