England in Sri Lanka Test Series - 1st Test

Sri Lanka v England

Sri Lanka won by 88 runs

Sri Lanka 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal MG Vandort c Vaughan b Hoggard 8 41 22 1 0 36.36
View dismissal ST Jayasuriya c Pietersen b Sidebottom 10 12 12 2 0 83.33
View dismissal KC Sangakkara c Collingwood b Anderson 92 251 159 13 0 57.86
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene* c †Prior b Hoggard 1 23 12 0 0 8.33
View dismissal LPC Silva c †Prior b Hoggard 2 8 6 0 0 33.33
View dismissal J Mubarak c †Prior b Hoggard 0 4 5 0 0 0.00
View dismissal HAPW Jayawardene c Cook b Panesar 51 132 102 9 0 50.00
View dismissal WPUJC Vaas b Panesar 12 25 22 2 0 54.54
View dismissal CRD Fernando c Vaughan b Panesar 0 15 11 0 0 0.00
SL Malinga not out 1 14 7 0 0 14.28
View dismissal M Muralitharan run out (Bopara/Anderson) 1 3 1 0 0 100.00
Extras (lb 8, nb 2) 10
Total (all out; 59.4 overs; 268 mins) 188 (3.15 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-11 (Jayasuriya, 2.5 ov), 2-29 (Vandort, 9.1 ov), 3-40 (DPMD Jayawardene, 13.1 ov), 4-42 (Silva, 15.1 ov), 5-42 (Mubarak, 15.6 ov), 6-148 (HAPW Jayawardene, 46.1 ov), 7-180 (Vaas, 52.3 ov), 8-182 (Fernando, 56.6 ov), 9-186 (Sangakkara, 59.2 ov), 10-188 (Muralitharan, 59.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket RJ Sidebottom 15 1 58 1 3.86
View wickets MJ Hoggard 14 3 29 4 2.07 (1nb)
View wicket JM Anderson 15.4 3 39 1 2.48
RS Bopara 1 0 8 0 8.00 (1nb)
View wickets MS Panesar 14 4 46 3 3.28
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AN Cook lbw b Vaas 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
View dismissal MP Vaughan* c Silva b Muralitharan 37 152 108 5 0 34.25
View dismissal IR Bell c Silva b Muralitharan 83 185 125 12 0 66.40
View dismissal KP Pietersen lbw b Muralitharan 31 74 57 6 0 54.38
View dismissal PD Collingwood b Muralitharan 45 203 121 3 0 37.19
View dismissal RS Bopara c †HAPW Jayawardene b Muralitharan 8 26 22 0 0 36.36
View dismissal MJ Prior c Mubarak b Fernando 0 13 6 0 0 0.00
View dismissal RJ Sidebottom c †HAPW Jayawardene b Malinga 31 96 81 3 0 38.27
View dismissal MJ Hoggard st †HAPW Jayawardene b Muralitharan 15 35 23 2 0 65.21
View dismissal JM Anderson lbw b Vaas 9 21 17 0 0 52.94
MS Panesar not out 2 11 6 0 0 33.33
Extras (b 6, lb 1, w 2, nb 11) 20
Total (all out; 93.1 overs; 413 mins) 281 (3.01 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Cook, 0.3 ov), 2-107 (Vaughan, 34.1 ov), 3-132 (Bell, 42.6 ov), 4-170 (Pietersen, 52.3 ov), 5-182 (Bopara, 58.4 ov), 6-185 (Prior, 61.1 ov), 7-242 (Sidebottom, 83.2 ov), 8-266 (Collingwood, 88.4 ov), 9-272 (Hoggard, 90.1 ov), 10-281 (Anderson, 93.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets WPUJC Vaas 18.1 3 76 2 4.18 (2nb)
View wicket SL Malinga 20 2 86 1 4.30 (8nb, 2w)
View wickets M Muralitharan 35 14 55 6 1.57
ST Jayasuriya 2 0 9 0 4.50
View wicket CRD Fernando 18 2 48 1 2.66
Sri Lanka 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal MG Vandort c Bell b Anderson 49 221 143 3 0 34.26
View dismissal ST Jayasuriya lbw b Hoggard 78 147 106 10 1 73.58
View dismissal KC Sangakkara c Vaughan b Collingwood 152 397 269 19 0 56.50
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene* c †Prior b Hoggard 65 148 108 9 0 60.18
View dismissal LPC Silva lbw b Panesar 37 75 48 7 0 77.08
View dismissal J Mubarak c sub (GP Swann) b Panesar 9 37 32 2 0 28.12
View dismissal HAPW Jayawardene b Collingwood 20 50 46 2 0 43.47
WPUJC Vaas not out 6 32 17 0 0 35.29
View dismissal SL Malinga b Panesar 2 5 2 0 0 100.00
CRD Fernando not out 9 16 9 0 0 100.00
Extras (b 5, lb 10) 15
Total (8 wickets dec; 130 overs; 564 mins) 442 (3.40 runs per over)
Did not bat M Muralitharan
Fall of wickets 1-113 (Jayasuriya, 32.6 ov), 2-166 (Vandort, 50.6 ov), 3-288 (DPMD Jayawardene, 86.1 ov), 4-359 (Silva, 101.5 ov), 5-387 (Mubarak, 111.6 ov), 6-423 (HAPW Jayawardene, 124.5 ov), 7-426 (Sangakkara, 126.5 ov), 8-429 (Malinga, 127.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets MJ Hoggard 18 5 55 2 3.05
RJ Sidebottom 25 5 65 0 2.60
View wickets MS Panesar 45 5 132 3 2.93
View wicket JM Anderson 23 4 128 1 5.56
RS Bopara 8 3 16 0 2.00
MP Vaughan 3 0 6 0 2.00
View wickets PD Collingwood 8 0 25 2 3.12
England 2nd innings (target: 350 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AN Cook c Silva b Vaas 4 2 4 1 0 100.00
View dismissal MP Vaughan* c †HAPW Jayawardene b Vaas 5 36 25 1 0 20.00
View dismissal JM Anderson b Vaas 11 42 36 1 0 30.55
View dismissal IR Bell b Muralitharan 74 303 209 6 0 35.40
View dismissal KP Pietersen b Fernando 18 35 33 4 0 54.54
View dismissal PD Collingwood c Sangakkara b Fernando 16 37 27 1 0 59.25
View dismissal RS Bopara lbw b Jayasuriya 34 58 42 7 0 80.95
View dismissal MJ Prior b Muralitharan 63 153 147 8 0 42.85
View dismissal RJ Sidebottom lbw b Muralitharan 1 25 15 0 0 6.66
View dismissal MJ Hoggard b Malinga 8 32 28 1 0 28.57
MS Panesar not out 2 13 9 0 0 22.22
Extras (b 5, lb 9, nb 11) 25
Total (all out; 94 overs; 372 mins) 261 (2.77 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-4 (Cook, 0.4 ov), 2-22 (Vaughan, 8.6 ov), 3-27 (Anderson, 10.3 ov), 4-55 (Pietersen, 17.2 ov), 5-90 (Collingwood, 25.5 ov), 6-139 (Bopara, 40.4 ov), 7-248 (Prior, 84.6 ov), 8-249 (Bell, 86.2 ov), 9-253 (Sidebottom, 90.2 ov), 10-261 (Hoggard, 93.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets WPUJC Vaas 17 3 56 3 3.29 (5nb)
View wicket SL Malinga 15 3 39 1 2.60 (4nb)
View wickets M Muralitharan 36 12 85 3 2.36 (1nb)
View wicket ST Jayasuriya 14 6 28 1 2.00
View wickets CRD Fernando 12 1 39 2 3.25 (1nb)
Match details
Toss Sri Lanka, who chose to bat
Series Sri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Test debut RS Bopara (England)
Player of the match KC Sangakkara (Sri Lanka)
Umpires Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and Asad Rauf (Pakistan)
TV umpire TH Wijewardene
Match referee JJ Crowe (New Zealand)
Reserve umpire ID Gunawardene
Close of play
Sat, 1 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 49/1 (MP Vaughan 13*, IR Bell 36*, 17 ov)
Sun, 2 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 186/6 (PD Collingwood 14*, RJ Sidebottom 1*, 63 ov)
Mon, 3 Dec - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 167/2 (KC Sangakkara 30*, DPMD Jayawardene 0*, 52 ov)
Tue, 4 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 9/1 (MP Vaughan 1*, JM Anderson 4*, 5 ov)
Wed, 5 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 261 (94 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • England: 50 runs in 15.2 overs (98 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: England - 55/3 in 16.0 overs (IR Bell 3, KP Pietersen 18)
  • England: 100 runs in 28.5 overs (180 balls), Extras 15
  • Lunch: England - 125/5 in 37.0 overs (IR Bell 25, RS Bopara 25)
  • England: 150 runs in 48.5 overs (302 balls), Extras 22
  • Drinks: England - 169/6 in 56.0 overs (IR Bell 41, MJ Prior 17)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 154 balls (5 x 4)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 144 balls (IR Bell 24, MJ Prior 25, Ex 2)
  • England: 200 runs in 66.5 overs (411 balls), Extras 24
  • Tea: England - 209/6 in 71.0 overs (IR Bell 62, MJ Prior 35)
  • New Ball Taken: England 228/6 after 80.1 overs (IR Bell 71, MJ Prior 45)
  • MJ Prior: 50 off 131 balls (6 x 4)
  • 7th Wicket: 100 runs in 252 balls (IR Bell 44, MJ Prior 57, Ex 2)
  • England: 250 runs in 87.2 overs (534 balls), Extras 24
  • Drinks: England - 251/8 in 88.0 overs (RJ Sidebottom 1, MJ Hoggard 0)
  • Match Scorers: Pradeep Balaji, Manoj Ridimahaliyadda and Binoy George
 
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Series Results
Sri Lanka v England at Galle - Dec 18-22, 2007
Match drawn
Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (SSC) - Dec 9-13, 2007
Match drawn
Sri Lanka v England at Kandy - Dec 1-5, 2007
Sri Lanka won by 88 runs
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Dec 5, 2007

Sri Lanka celebrate as the last England wicket falls, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Kandy, December 5, 2007

Sri Lanka celebrate as the last England wicket falls

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Dec 5, 2007

Matt Prior walks back after being bowled for 63, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Kandy, December 5, 2007

Matt Prior walks back after being bowled for 63

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