England in Sri Lanka Test Series - 2nd Test

Sri Lanka v England

England won by 3 wickets

Sri Lanka 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MS Atapattu b Gough 16 30 25 4 0 64.00
ST Jayasuriya* c Giles b Caddick 9 46 26 1 0 34.61
KC Sangakkara c Trescothick b White 17 45 24 3 0 70.83
PA de Silva c & b White 29 48 33 5 1 87.87
DPMD Jayawardene c Thorpe b Caddick 101 180 165 12 1 61.21
RP Arnold c White b Gough 65 242 165 10 0 39.39
TM Dilshan c Atherton b Gough 36 103 59 6 0 61.01
HDPK Dharmasena c Thorpe b Gough 1 10 8 0 0 12.50
WPUJC Vaas c Thorpe b Caddick 2 7 6 0 0 33.33
DNT Zoysa c †Stewart b Caddick 0 12 6 0 0 0.00
M Muralitharan not out 10 8 6 2 0 166.66
Extras (b 1, lb 3, nb 7) 11
Total (all out; 86 overs; 369 mins) 297 (3.45 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-21 (Atapattu, 6.5 ov), 2-29 (Jayasuriya, 9.5 ov), 3-69 (Sangakkara, 15.3 ov), 4-80 (de Silva, 19.4 ov), 5-221 (Jayawardene, 60.6 ov), 6-277 (Arnold, 80.2 ov), 7-279 (Dharmasena, 82.3 ov), 8-282 (Vaas, 83.5 ov), 9-286 (Dilshan, 84.2 ov), 10-297 (Zoysa, 85.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
D Gough 14 1 73 4 5.21 (4nb)
AR Caddick 20 3 55 4 2.75 (1nb)
AF Giles 15 2 47 0 3.13
C White 17 3 70 2 4.11 (2nb)
RDB Croft 20 2 48 0 2.40
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Atherton lbw b Vaas 7 27 20 1 0 35.00
ME Trescothick c †Sangakkara b Dharmasena 23 71 49 3 0 46.93
N Hussain* b Muralitharan 109 298 255 12 3 42.74
GP Thorpe c Dilshan b Jayasuriya 59 217 153 6 0 38.56
AJ Stewart c Dilshan b Jayasuriya 54 219 159 9 0 33.96
GA Hick lbw b Muralitharan 0 11 11 0 0 0.00
C White st †Sangakkara b Jayasuriya 39 127 113 6 0 34.51
AF Giles b Muralitharan 5 39 37 0 0 13.51
RDB Croft not out 33 89 78 4 0 42.30
AR Caddick b Muralitharan 7 17 23 1 0 30.43
D Gough lbw b Vaas 10 57 48 1 0 20.83
Extras (b 16, lb 20, w 1, nb 4) 41
Total (all out; 157 overs; 584 mins) 387 (2.46 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-16 (Atherton, 6.2 ov), 2-37 (Trescothick, 16.2 ov), 3-204 (Thorpe, 71.3 ov), 4-232 (Hussain, 84.4 ov), 5-236 (Hick, 88.3 ov), 6-323 (White, 122.1 ov), 7-330 (Stewart, 130.1 ov), 8-336 (Giles, 133.6 ov), 9-346 (Caddick, 139.3 ov), 10-387 (Gough, 156.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WPUJC Vaas 23 7 39 2 1.69
DNT Zoysa 10 2 35 0 3.50 (1w)
M Muralitharan 63 21 127 4 2.01 (4nb)
HDPK Dharmasena 27 4 74 1 2.74
ST Jayasuriya 34 10 76 3 2.23
Sri Lanka 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MS Atapattu c †Stewart b Gough 2 2 4 0 0 50.00
ST Jayasuriya* c Thorpe b Caddick 0 8 1 0 0 0.00
KC Sangakkara st †Stewart b Croft 95 255 184 13 0 51.63
PA de Silva c White b Gough 1 5 4 0 0 25.00
DPMD Jayawardene b White 18 36 29 3 0 62.06
RP Arnold lbw b Croft 22 69 48 5 0 45.83
TM Dilshan c Hick b Croft 0 7 3 0 0 0.00
HDPK Dharmasena c Hick b Gough 54 226 181 8 0 29.83
WPUJC Vaas c Croft b White 36 112 83 5 0 43.37
DNT Zoysa c Hick b Gough 0 10 6 0 0 0.00
M Muralitharan not out 6 5 3 0 1 200.00
Extras (b 2, lb 3, nb 11) 16
Total (all out; 89.1 overs; 370 mins) 250 (2.80 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-2 (Atapattu, 0.4 ov), 2-2 (Jayasuriya, 1.1 ov), 3-3 (de Silva, 2.1 ov), 4-42 (Jayawardene, 9.5 ov), 5-81 (Arnold, 24.6 ov), 6-88 (Dilshan, 26.3 ov), 7-181 (Sangakkara, 61.5 ov), 8-234 (Dharmasena, 86.3 ov), 9-242 (Zoysa, 88.3 ov), 10-250 (Vaas, 89.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
D Gough 22 6 50 4 2.27 (3nb)
AR Caddick 18 5 55 1 3.05 (4nb)
C White 12.1 3 42 2 3.45 (1nb)
RDB Croft 22 11 40 3 1.81
AF Giles 15 3 58 0 3.86 (3nb)
England 2nd innings (target: 161 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Atherton c †Sangakkara b Vaas 11 27 18 2 0 61.11
ME Trescothick lbw b Vaas 13 33 21 2 0 61.90
N Hussain* c †Sangakkara b Vaas 15 92 65 1 0 23.07
GP Thorpe c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan 46 73 58 6 0 79.31
AJ Stewart lbw b Vaas 7 45 37 0 0 18.91
RDB Croft lbw b Dharmasena 17 114 89 1 0 19.10
GA Hick b Jayasuriya 16 33 34 2 0 47.05
C White not out 21 88 74 2 0 28.37
AF Giles not out 4 38 33 0 0 12.12
Extras (b 1, lb 8, nb 2) 11
Total (7 wickets; 71.1 overs; 274 mins) 161 (2.26 runs per over)
Did not bat D Gough, AR Caddick
Fall of wickets 1-24 (Atherton, 6.2 ov), 2-25 (Trescothick, 6.6 ov), 3-86 (Thorpe, 25.1 ov), 4-89 (Hussain, 28.4 ov), 5-97 (Stewart, 36.6 ov), 6-122 (Hick, 45.6 ov), 7-142 (Croft, 60.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WPUJC Vaas 18 4 39 4 2.16
DNT Zoysa 2 0 16 0 8.00
HDPK Dharmasena 8 0 25 1 3.12
M Muralitharan 27 7 50 1 1.85 (2nb)
ST Jayasuriya 16.1 6 22 1 1.36
Match details
Toss Sri Lanka, who chose to bat
Series 3-match series level 1-1
Player of the match D Gough (England)
Umpires BC Cooray and RE Koertzen (South Africa)
TV umpire PT Manuel
Match referee Hanumant Singh (India)
Close of play
Wed, 7 Mar - day 1 - England 1st innings 1/0 (MA Atherton 0*, ME Trescothick 1*, 2 ov)
Thu, 8 Mar - day 2 - England 1st innings 249/5 (AJ Stewart 16*, C White 6*, 98 ov)
Fri, 9 Mar - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 98/6 (KC Sangakkara 47*, HDPK Dharmasena 1*, 31 ov)
Sat, 10 Mar - day 4 - England 2nd innings 91/4 (AJ Stewart 2*, RDB Croft 1*, 31 ov)
Sun, 11 Mar - day 5 - England 2nd innings 161/7 (71.1 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • England 100 off 231 balls in 158 mins
  • England 150 off 384 balls
 
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Mar 11, 2001

Sri Lanka v England 2nd Test at Kandy, 7-11 March 2001

White and Giles embrace as England win the Second Test at Kandy

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Mar 11, 2001

Sri Lanka v England 2nd Test at Kandy, 7-11 March 2001

Alec Stewart looks mightily worried as he leaves the crease at the end of his second innings

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