Partnerships - England 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 34 G Cook GA Gooch - 1/34
2nd 0 CJ Tavare GA Gooch 1/34 2/34
3rd 6 GA Gooch DI Gower 2/34 3/40
4th 80 KWR Fletcher DI Gower 3/40 4/120
5th 31 IT Botham DI Gower 4/120 5/151
6th 49 DI Gower RW Taylor 5/151 6/200
7th 7 JE Emburey RW Taylor 6/200 7/207
8th 9 PJW Allott RW Taylor 7/207 8/216
9th 0 DL Underwood RW Taylor 8/216 9/216
10th 7 RGD Willis RW Taylor 9/216 10/223
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1 5th 99 A Ranatunga RS Madugalle 4/34 5/133
4 3rd 83 CJ Tavare DI Gower 2/84 3/167
3 2nd 83 B Warnapura RL Dias 1/30 2/113
4 2nd 81 GA Gooch CJ Tavare 1/3 2/84
2 4th 80 KWR Fletcher DI Gower 3/40 4/120
2 6th 49 DI Gower RW Taylor 5/151 6/200
2 1st 34 G Cook GA Gooch - 1/34
1 7th 32 ALF de Mel RS Madugalle 6/149 7/181
2 5th 31 IT Botham DI Gower 4/120 5/151
3 1st 30 S Wettimuny B Warnapura - 1/30
1 10th 28 GRA de Silva HM Goonatilleke 9/190 10/218
3 4th 27 RS Madugalle LRD Mendis 3/140 4/167
3 3rd 27 RL Dias LRD Mendis 2/113 3/140
1 3rd 18 S Wettimuny LRD Mendis 2/11 3/29
1 6th 16 DS de Silva RS Madugalle 5/133 6/149
2 8th 9 PJW Allott RW Taylor 7/207 8/216
1 1st 9 B Warnapura S Wettimuny - 1/9
2 10th 7 RGD Willis RW Taylor 9/216 10/223
2 7th 7 JE Emburey RW Taylor 6/200 7/207
1 9th 7 RS Madugalle HM Goonatilleke 8/183 9/190
2 3rd 6 GA Gooch DI Gower 2/34 3/40
1 4th 5 LRD Mendis RS Madugalle 3/29 4/34
4 4th 4* KWR Fletcher DI Gower 3/167 3/171 (58.1)
4 1st 3 G Cook GA Gooch - 1/3
3 7th 2 LRD Mendis ALF de Mel 6/170 7/172
3 5th 2 A Ranatunga LRD Mendis 4/167 5/169
1 8th 2 LWS Kaluperuma RS Madugalle 7/181 8/183
1 2nd 2 RL Dias S Wettimuny 1/9 2/11
3 10th 1 GRA de Silva HM Goonatilleke 9/174 10/175
3 9th 1 ALF de Mel HM Goonatilleke 8/173 9/174
3 8th 1 LWS Kaluperuma ALF de Mel 7/172 8/173
3 6th 1 DS de Silva LRD Mendis 5/169 6/170
2 9th 0 DL Underwood RW Taylor 8/216 9/216
2 2nd 0 CJ Tavare GA Gooch 1/34 2/34
Series Results
Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (PSS) - Feb 17-21, 1982
England won by 7 wickets
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May 16, 1986

Colombo's Saravanamuttu Stadium which hosted Sri Lanka's first Test against England in 1982

Colombo's Saravanamuttu Stadium which hosted Sri Lanka's first Test against England in 1982

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Feb 21, 1982

Sidath Wettimuny sweeps, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Colombo, 4th day, February 21, 1982

Sidath Wettimuny sweeps

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