New Zealand in Sri Lanka Test Series - 1st Test

Sri Lanka v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 165 runs

New Zealand 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GP Howarth* c †de Alwis b John 62 150 131 5 0 47.32
JG Wright lbw b John 45 199 143 2 0 31.46
JF Reid c Kaluperuma b Amerasinghe 26 155 102 3 0 25.49
MD Crowe c Ratnayake b de Silva 26 88 59 2 1 44.06
JJ Crowe c sub b John 20 58 48 2 0 41.66
JV Coney lbw b Ratnayake 25 69 44 3 0 56.81
RJ Hadlee c Ranatunga b John 29 65 41 3 0 70.73
IDS Smith b Ranatunga 30 20 17 6 0 176.47
BL Cairns c †de Alwis b Ranatunga 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
JG Bracewell c de Silva b John 2 22 11 0 0 18.18
SL Boock not out 4 5 6 1 0 66.66
Extras (b 1, lb 1, w 5) 7
Total (all out; 100.1 overs) 276 (2.75 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-97 (Howarth), 2-124 (Wright), 3-165 (MD Crowe), 4-169 (Reid), 5-210 (JJ Crowe), 6-236 (Coney), 7-266 (Smith), 8-266 (Cairns), 9-272 (Hadlee), 10-276 (Bracewell)
Bowling O M R W Econ
VB John 29.1 7 86 5 2.94
RJ Ratnayake 15 4 45 1 3.00
A Ranatunga 9 3 17 2 1.88
DS de Silva 29 6 69 1 2.37
AMJG Amerasinghe 12 3 45 1 3.75
SMS Kaluperuma 6 3 7 0 1.16
Sri Lanka 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
S Wettimuny c Coney b Hadlee 0 3 4 0 0 0.00
ERNS Fernando c Hadlee b Boock 29 116 99 2 0 29.29
SMS Kaluperuma c Howarth b Bracewell 18 75 62 1 0 29.03
RJ Ratnayake c †Smith b Hadlee 6 33 27 1 0 22.22
LRD Mendis* c Bracewell b Hadlee 5 13 10 1 0 50.00
RS Madugalle c MD Crowe b Hadlee 33 111 91 4 0 36.26
A Ranatunga c Bracewell b Cairns 20 39 32 1 0 62.50
DS de Silva b Bracewell 11 39 32 0 0 34.37
RG de Alwis lbw b Boock 26 32 24 3 1 108.33
VB John not out 27 68 46 2 1 58.69
AMJG Amerasinghe run out 34 54 43 5 0 79.06
Extras (lb 2, nb 4) 6
Total (all out; 79.5 overs) 215 (2.69 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Wettimuny), 2-38 (Kaluperuma), 3-55 (Ratnayake), 4-55 (Fernando), 5-61 (Mendis), 6-89 (Ranatunga), 7-120 (de Silva), 8-132 (Madugalle), 9-155 (de Alwis), 10-215 (Amerasinghe)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RJ Hadlee 20.5 7 35 4 1.68
BL Cairns 18 3 71 1 3.94
MD Crowe 3 1 4 0 1.33
SL Boock 23 7 63 2 2.73
JG Bracewell 15 4 36 2 2.40
New Zealand 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GP Howarth* lbw b John 60 140 94 6 0 63.82
JG Wright c †de Alwis b John 4 20 16 0 0 25.00
JF Reid c Ranatunga b de Silva 30 84 62 4 0 48.38
JG Bracewell c Amerasinghe b John 21 64 47 2 0 44.68
MD Crowe st †de Alwis b de Silva 8 40 18 1 0 44.44
RJ Hadlee c sub b Kaluperuma 27 49 37 3 0 72.97
BL Cairns c Wettimuny b de Silva 2 3 5 0 0 40.00
JJ Crowe c Amerasinghe b Kaluperuma 9 31 10 1 0 90.00
IDS Smith not out 31 30 26 5 0 119.23
JV Coney not out 3 27 10 0 0 30.00
Extras (b 3, w 3) 6
Total (8 wickets dec; 54.5 overs) 201 (3.66 runs per over)
Did not bat SL Boock
Fall of wickets 1-14 (Wright), 2-75 (Reid), 3-111 (Howarth), 4-126 (Bracewell), 5-133 (MD Crowe), 6-137 (Cairns), 7-167 (JJ Crowe), 8-167 (Hadlee)
Bowling O M R W Econ
VB John 17.5 1 73 3 4.09
A Ranatunga 4 0 14 0 3.50
DS de Silva 21 2 59 3 2.80
AMJG Amerasinghe 8 2 32 0 4.00
SMS Kaluperuma 4 0 17 2 4.25
Sri Lanka 2nd innings (target: 263 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
S Wettimuny c †Smith b Hadlee 5 22 16 1 0 31.25
ERNS Fernando lbw b Hadlee 2 10 12 0 0 16.66
SMS Kaluperuma c JJ Crowe b Boock 5 43 21 1 0 23.80
LRD Mendis* b Hadlee 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
RS Madugalle c Bracewell b Hadlee 2 13 15 0 0 13.33
A Ranatunga c & b Bracewell 51 75 47 7 1 108.51
DS de Silva c Coney b Boock 0 3 4 0 0 0.00
RG de Alwis c Howarth b Boock 19 16 17 2 1 111.76
RJ Ratnayake lbw b Boock 12 34 25 2 0 48.00
VB John c Wright b Boock 0 9 5 0 0 0.00
AMJG Amerasinghe not out 0 4 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (nb 1) 1
Total (all out; 27.3 overs) 97 (3.52 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-3 (Fernando), 2-12 (Wettimuny), 3-12 (Mendis), 4-14 (Madugalle), 5-18 (Kaluperuma), 6-18 (de Silva), 7-55 (de Alwis), 8-97 (Ratnayake), 9-97 (Ranatunga), 10-97 (John)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RJ Hadlee 7 4 8 4 1.14
BL Cairns 4 1 6 0 1.50
SL Boock 9.3 4 28 5 2.94
JG Bracewell 7 1 54 1 7.71
Match details
Toss New Zealand, who chose to bat
Series New Zealand led the 3-match series 1-0
Test debuts AMJG Amerasinghe and SMS Kaluperuma (Sri Lanka)
Umpires HC Felsinger and PW Vidanagamage
Close of play
Fri, 9 Mar - day 1 - no play
Sat, 10 Mar - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 120/1 (JG Wright 41*, JF Reid 10*)
Sun, 11 Mar - day 3 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 50/2 (ERNS Fernando 26*, RJ Ratnayake 4*)
Mon, 12 Mar - rest day
Tue, 13 Mar - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 77/2 (GP Howarth 38*, JG Bracewell 0*)
Wed, 14 Mar - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 97 (27.3 ov) - end of match
 
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New Zealand won by an innings and 61 runs
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (SSC) - Mar 16-21, 1984
Match drawn
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Kandy - Mar 9-14, 1984
New Zealand won by 165 runs
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