England in Sri Lanka Test Series - 2nd Test

Sri Lanka v England

England won by 8 wickets

Partnerships - England 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 122 51.3 2.36 AJ Strauss (61) AN Cook (60) - 1/122 (51.3)
2nd 91 32.4 2.78 AN Cook (34) IJL Trott (54) 1/122 (51.3) 2/213 (84.1)
3rd 40 13.4 2.92 IJL Trott (10) KP Pietersen (29) 2/213 (84.1) 3/253 (97.5)
4th 94 19.4 4.77 IR Bell (18) KP Pietersen (76) 3/253 (97.5) 4/347 (117.3)
5th 33 8.5 3.73 MJ Prior (11) KP Pietersen (22) 4/347 (117.3) 5/380 (126.2)
6th 31 8.3 3.64 KP Pietersen (24) SR Patel (6) 5/380 (126.2) 6/411 (134.5)
7th 8 4.0 2.00 TT Bresnan (5) SR Patel (3) 6/411 (134.5) 7/419 (138.5)
8th 35 10.5 3.23 GP Swann (17) SR Patel (18) 7/419 (138.5) 8/454 (149.4)
9th 4 1.4 2.40 JM Anderson (2) SR Patel (2) 8/454 (149.4) 9/458 (151.2)
10th 2 1.1 1.71 SR Patel (0) ST Finn (2) 9/458 (151.2) 10/460 (152.3)
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1 4th 124 43.5 2.82 TT Samaraweera (54) DPMD Jayawardene (66) 3/30 (8.6) 4/154 (52.5)
2 1st 122 51.3 2.36 AJ Strauss (61) AN Cook (60) - 1/122 (51.3)
2 4th 94 19.4 4.77 IR Bell (18) KP Pietersen (76) 3/253 (97.5) 4/347 (117.3)
2 2nd 91 32.4 2.78 AN Cook (34) IJL Trott (54) 1/122 (51.3) 2/213 (84.1)
3 5th 90 43.3 2.06 TT Samaraweera (47) DPMD Jayawardene (37) 4/125 (45.4) 5/215 (89.1)
4 3rd 66* 10.3 6.28 KP Pietersen (42) AN Cook (24) 2/31 (9.1) 2/97 (19.4)
1 5th 62 26.4 2.32 DPMD Jayawardene (31) AD Mathews (31) 4/154 (52.5) 5/216 (79.3)
3 2nd 41 10.0 4.10 KTGD Prasad (27) TM Dilshan (14) 1/23 (8.2) 2/64 (18.2)
3 3rd 40 16.5 2.37 TM Dilshan (21) KC Sangakkara (18) 2/64 (18.2) 3/104 (35.1)
2 3rd 40 13.4 2.92 IJL Trott (10) KP Pietersen (29) 2/213 (84.1) 3/253 (97.5)
2 8th 35 10.5 3.23 GP Swann (17) SR Patel (18) 7/419 (138.5) 8/454 (149.4)
2 5th 33 8.5 3.73 MJ Prior (11) KP Pietersen (22) 4/347 (117.3) 5/380 (126.2)
4 2nd 31 8.1 3.79 IJL Trott (5) AN Cook (25) 1/0 (0.6) 2/31 (9.1)
2 6th 31 8.3 3.64 KP Pietersen (24) SR Patel (6) 5/380 (126.2) 6/411 (134.5)
1 7th 31 17.2 1.78 S Randiv (12) AD Mathews (19) 6/227 (84.2) 7/258 (101.4)
3 10th 27 10.3 2.57 AD Mathews (23) RAS Lakmal (4) 9/251 (108.2) 10/278 (118.5)
3 7th 23 12.2 1.86 DPMD Jayawardene (9) AD Mathews (14) 6/215 (89.3) 7/238 (101.5)
3 1st 23 8.2 2.76 HDRL Thirimanne (11) KTGD Prasad (7) - 1/23 (8.2)
3 4th 21 10.3 2.00 KC Sangakkara (3) DPMD Jayawardene (18) 3/104 (35.1) 4/125 (45.4)
1 1st 21 4.5 4.34 TM Dilshan (14) HDRL Thirimanne (7) - 1/21 (4.5)
1 6th 11 4.5 2.27 HAPW Jayawardene (7) AD Mathews (4) 5/216 (79.3) 6/227 (84.2)
3 9th 9 4.3 2.00 HMRKB Herath (2) AD Mathews (7) 8/242 (103.5) 9/251 (108.2)
1 9th 9 5.4 1.58 HMRKB Herath (2) KTGD Prasad (7) 8/261 (103.2) 9/270 (108.6)
1 3rd 9 4.0 2.25 HDRL Thirimanne (1) DPMD Jayawardene (8) 2/21 (4.6) 3/30 (8.6)
2 7th 8 4.0 2.00 TT Bresnan (5) SR Patel (3) 6/411 (134.5) 7/419 (138.5)
1 10th 5 2.1 2.30 RAS Lakmal (0) KTGD Prasad (5) 9/270 (108.6) 10/275 (111.1)
3 8th 4 2.0 2.00 HAPW Jayawardene (2) AD Mathews (2) 7/238 (101.5) 8/242 (103.5)
2 9th 4 1.4 2.40 JM Anderson (2) SR Patel (2) 8/454 (149.4) 9/458 (151.2)
1 8th 3 1.4 1.80 AD Mathews (3) KTGD Prasad (0) 7/258 (101.4) 8/261 (103.2)
2 10th 2 1.1 1.71 SR Patel (0) ST Finn (2) 9/458 (151.2) 10/460 (152.3)
4 1st 0 1.0 0.00 AJ Strauss (0) AN Cook (0) - 1/0 (0.6)
3 6th 0 0.2 0.00 S Randiv (0) DPMD Jayawardene (0) 5/215 (89.1) 6/215 (89.3)
1 2nd 0 0.1 0.00 KC Sangakkara (0) HDRL Thirimanne (0) 1/21 (4.5) 2/21 (4.6)
Series Results
Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (PSS) - Apr 3-7, 2012
England won by 8 wickets
Sri Lanka v England at Galle - Mar 26-29, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 75 runs
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Apr 7, 2012

An England fan joins Kevin Pietersen and Alastair Cook in the middle, Sri Lanka v England, 2nd Test, Colombo, P Sara Oval, 5th day, April 7, 2012

An England fan joins Kevin Pietersen and Alastair Cook in the middle

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Apr 7, 2012

Andrew Strauss and Mahela Jayawardene share the trophy after the series ended 1-1, Sri Lanka v England, 2nd Test, Colombo, P Sara Oval, 5th day, April 7, 2012

Andrew Strauss and Mahela Jayawardene share the trophy after the series ended 1-1

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