Sri Lanka tour of England, 2002 / Commentary

Sri Lanka in England Test Series - 3rd Test

England v Sri Lanka

England won by 10 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

14.2

Fernando to Butcher, no run

14.3

Fernando to Butcher, no run

14.4

Fernando to Butcher, FOUR

14.5

Fernando to Butcher, no run

14.6

Fernando to Butcher, no run

England 70/1   MA Butcher 4* (5b 1x4)

16.1

Fernando to Butcher, no run

16.2

Fernando to Butcher, 1 run

16.6

Fernando to Butcher, no run

England 81/1   MA Butcher 5* (8b 1x4)

17.2

Vaas to Butcher, FOUR

17.3

Vaas to Butcher, no run

17.4

Vaas to Butcher, no run

17.5

Vaas to Butcher, no run

17.6

Vaas to Butcher, no run

England 86/1   MA Butcher 9* (13b 2x4)

18.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

England 91/1   MA Butcher 9* (14b 2x4)

19.4

Vaas to Butcher, no run

19.5

Vaas to Butcher, no run

19.6

Vaas to Butcher, 1 run

England 93/1   MA Butcher 10* (17b 2x4)

20.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

20.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

20.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

20.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

20.5

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

20.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

England 93/1   MA Butcher 10* (23b 2x4)

22.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

22.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

22.5

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

22.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

England 101/1   MA Butcher 10* (27b 2x4)

24.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

24.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

24.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

24.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

24.5

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

24.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

England 105/1   MA Butcher 10* (33b 2x4)

26.4

Fernando to Butcher, no run

26.5

Fernando to Butcher, no run

26.6

Fernando to Butcher, no run

England 107/1   MA Butcher 10* (36b 2x4)

28.1

Fernando to Butcher, 2 runs

28.2

Fernando to Butcher, no run

28.3

Fernando to Butcher, 1 run

England 114/1   MA Butcher 13* (39b 2x4)

30.1

Fernando to Butcher, 1 leg bye

England 120/1   MA Butcher 13* (40b 2x4)

31.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, 1 run

31.5

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

31.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, 1 run

England 133/1   MA Butcher 15* (43b 2x4)

32.1

Fernando to Butcher, no run

32.2

Fernando to Butcher, no run

32.3

Fernando to Butcher, no run

32.4

Fernando to Butcher, FOUR

32.5

Fernando to Butcher, 3 runs

England 140/1   MA Butcher 22* (48b 3x4)

34.1

Fernando to Butcher, FOUR

34.2

Fernando to Butcher, FOUR

34.3

Fernando to Butcher, no run

34.4

Fernando to Butcher, FOUR

34.5

Fernando to Butcher, no run

England 153/1   MA Butcher 34* (53b 6x4)

35.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

35.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

35.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, FOUR

35.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

35.5

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

35.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

England 157/1   MA Butcher 38* (59b 7x4)

37.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

37.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, 1 run

England 161/1   MA Butcher 39* (61b 7x4)

38.1

Vaas to Butcher, no run

38.2

Vaas to Butcher, no run

38.3

Vaas to Butcher, no run

38.4

Vaas to Butcher, no run

38.5

Vaas to Butcher, no run

38.6

Vaas to Butcher, no run

England 161/1   MA Butcher 39* (67b 7x4)

40.1

Vaas to Butcher, no run

40.2

Vaas to Butcher, no run

40.3

Vaas to Butcher, no run

40.4

Vaas to Butcher, no run

40.5

Vaas to Butcher, no run

40.6

Vaas to Butcher, 3 runs

England 164/1   MA Butcher 42* (73b 7x4)

41.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

41.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

41.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

41.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

41.5

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

41.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

England 164/1   MA Butcher 42* (79b 7x4)

43.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

43.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

43.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

43.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, 1 run

England 169/1   MA Butcher 43* (83b 7x4)

44.1

Vaas to Butcher, no run

44.2

Vaas to Butcher, FOUR

44.3

Vaas to Butcher, no run

44.4

Vaas to Butcher, no run

44.5

Vaas to Butcher, no run

44.6

Vaas to Butcher, 1 run

England 174/1   MA Butcher 48* (89b 8x4)

45.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, 1 bye

England 175/1   MA Butcher 48* (90b 8x4)

46.1

Vaas to Butcher, no run

46.2

Vaas to Butcher, no run

46.3

Vaas to Butcher, no run

46.4

Vaas to Butcher, no run

46.5

Vaas to Butcher, no run

46.6

Vaas to Butcher, no run

England 177/1   MA Butcher 48* (96b 8x4)

47.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

47.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

47.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

47.5

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

47.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, 1 run

England 179/1   MA Butcher 49* (101b 8x4)

48.1

Upashantha to Butcher, no run

48.2

Upashantha to Butcher, no run

48.3

Upashantha to Butcher, FOUR

48.4

Upashantha to Butcher, no run

48.5

Upashantha to Butcher, FOUR

48.6

Upashantha to Butcher, FOUR

England 191/1   MA Butcher 61* (107b 11x4)

50.1

Fernando to Butcher, 1 run

50.2

Fernando to Butcher, no run

50.3

Fernando to Butcher, no run

50.4

Fernando to Butcher, no run

50.5

Fernando to Butcher, no run

50.6

Fernando to Butcher, no run

England 192/2   MA Butcher 62* (113b 11x4)

52.1

Fernando to Butcher, 1 run

52.5

Fernando to Butcher, 2 runs

52.6

Fernando to Butcher, no run

England 196/2   MA Butcher 65* (116b 11x4)

53.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

53.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, 1 run

England 198/2   MA Butcher 66* (118b 11x4)

54.1

Fernando to Butcher, no run

54.2

Fernando to Butcher, 3 runs

England 201/2   MA Butcher 69* (120b 11x4)

55.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

55.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

55.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

55.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, FOUR

55.5

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

55.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

England 219/2   MA Butcher 73* (126b 12x4)

57.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

England 221/3   MA Butcher 73* (127b 12x4)

59.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

59.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

59.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, FOUR

59.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

59.5

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

59.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

England 227/3   MA Butcher 77* (133b 13x4)

60.3

Fernando to Butcher, 1 run

England 229/3   MA Butcher 78* (134b 13x4)

61.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

61.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

61.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

61.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

61.5

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

61.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

England 229/3   MA Butcher 78* (140b 13x4)

62.6

Fernando to Butcher, no run

England 238/3   MA Butcher 78* (141b 13x4)

63.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

England 243/3   MA Butcher 78* (142b 13x4)

65.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

65.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

65.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

65.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

65.5

Muralitharan to Butcher, 1 run

England 248/3   MA Butcher 79* (147b 13x4)

66.1

Vaas to Butcher, no run

66.2

Vaas to Butcher, no run

66.3

Vaas to Butcher, no run

66.4

Vaas to Butcher, no run

66.5

Vaas to Butcher, no run

66.6

Vaas to Butcher, no run

England 248/3   MA Butcher 79* (153b 13x4)

67.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, 2 runs

67.5

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

67.6

Muralitharan to Butcher, 1 run

England 256/3   MA Butcher 82* (156b 13x4)

68.1

Vaas to Butcher, 1 run

England 257/3   MA Butcher 83* (157b 13x4)

69.1

Upashantha to Butcher, no run

69.2

Upashantha to Butcher, 1 run

England 258/3   MA Butcher 84* (159b 13x4)

70.1

Vaas to Butcher, no run

70.2

Vaas to Butcher, no run

70.3

Vaas to Butcher, no run

70.4

Vaas to Butcher, no run

70.5

Vaas to Butcher, 2 runs

70.6

Vaas to Butcher, no run

England 264/4   MA Butcher 86* (165b 13x4)

71.6

Upashantha to Butcher, no run

England 273/4   MA Butcher 86* (166b 13x4)

72.3

Fernando to Butcher, no run

72.4

Fernando to Butcher, 3 runs

England 279/4   MA Butcher 89* (168b 13x4)

73.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

73.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

73.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

73.4

Muralitharan to Butcher, 1 run

England 280/4   MA Butcher 90* (172b 13x4)

74.1

Fernando to Butcher, no run

74.2

Fernando to Butcher, no run

74.3

Fernando to Butcher, no run

74.4

Fernando to Butcher, 4 leg byes

74.5

Fernando to Butcher, 2 runs

74.6

Fernando to Butcher, 1 leg bye

England 287/4   MA Butcher 92* (178b 13x4)

75.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

75.2

Muralitharan to Butcher, no run

75.3

Muralitharan to Butcher, 1 run

England 288/4   MA Butcher 93* (181b 13x4)

76.1

Fernando to Butcher, no run

76.2

Fernando to Butcher, no run

76.3

Fernando to Butcher, no run

76.4

Fernando to Butcher, 3 runs

England 295/4   MA Butcher 96* (185b 13x4)

77.1

Muralitharan to Butcher, 1 run

England 298/4   MA Butcher 97* (186b 13x4)

78.1

Vaas to Butcher, no run

78.2

Vaas to Butcher, no run

78.3

Vaas to Butcher, FOUR

78.4

Vaas to Butcher, no run

78.5

Vaas to Butcher, no run

78.6

Vaas to Butcher, no run

England 302/4   MA Butcher 101* (192b 14x4)

80.1

Vaas to Butcher, no run

80.2

Vaas to Butcher, 2 leg byes

80.3

Vaas to Butcher, no run

80.4

Vaas to Butcher, no run

80.5

Vaas to Butcher, no run

80.6

Vaas to Butcher, 1 run

England 313/4   MA Butcher 102* (198b 14x4)

81.1

Fernando to Butcher, FOUR

81.2

Fernando to Butcher, no run

81.3

Fernando to Butcher, no run

81.4

Fernando to Butcher, FOUR

81.5

Fernando to Butcher, no run

81.6

Fernando to Butcher, 1 run

England 322/4   MA Butcher 111* (204b 16x4)

82.1

Vaas to Butcher, no run

82.2

Vaas to Butcher, FOUR

82.3

Vaas to Butcher, no run

82.4

Vaas to Butcher, no run

82.5

Vaas to Butcher, no run

82.6

Vaas to Butcher, no run

England 326/4   MA Butcher 115* (210b 17x4)

83.4

Fernando to Butcher, no run

83.5

Fernando to Butcher, no run

83.6

Fernando to Butcher, 1 run

England 334/4   MA Butcher 116* (213b 17x4)

84.1

Vaas to Butcher, no run

84.2

Vaas to Butcher, 3 runs

England 337/4   MA Butcher 119* (215b 17x4)

85.1

Upashantha to Butcher, no run

85.2

Upashantha to Butcher, no run

85.3

Upashantha to Butcher, no run

85.4

Upashantha to Butcher, 1 no ball

85.4

Upashantha to Butcher, FOUR

85.5

Upashantha to Butcher, 2 no balls

England 346/4   MA Butcher 123* (221b 18x4)

86.1

Vaas to Butcher, no run

86.2

Vaas to Butcher, no run

86.3

Vaas to Butcher, no run

86.4

Vaas to Butcher, no run

86.5

Vaas to Butcher, OUT

MA Butcher lbw b Vaas 123 (313m 226b 18x4 0x6) SR: 54.42

England 354/5   MA Butcher 123 (226b 18x4)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150
Series Results
England v Sri Lanka at Manchester - Jun 13-17, 2002
England won by 10 wickets
England v Sri Lanka at Birmingham - May 30-Jun 2, 2002
England won by an innings and 111 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Lord's - May 16-20, 2002
Match drawn
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Jun 17, 2002

Kumar Sangakarra pushes out in the Sri Lankan second innings, England v Sri Lanka, Third Test, Old Trafford, 17 Jun 2002

Kumar Sangakarra pushes out in the Sri Lankan second innings

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Jun 17, 2002

De Silva pushes forward in his last Test innings in England, England v Sri Lanka, third Test, Old Trafford, 17 Jun 2002

De Silva pushes forward in his last Test innings in England

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