Sri Lanka in West Indies Test Series - 1st Test

West Indies v Sri Lanka

West Indies won by 6 wickets

Sri Lanka 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
ST Jayasuriya b Hooper 85 223 115 9 2 73.91
RS Mahanama c †Browne b Ambrose 1 13 4 0 0 25.00
RP Arnold c Williams b Ambrose 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
PA de Silva c Walsh b Ambrose 0 11 8 0 0 0.00
A Ranatunga* run out (Ambrose/†Browne) 42 153 116 6 0 36.20
HP Tillakaratne retired hurt 1 15 5 0 0 20.00
RS Kaluwitharana hit wicket b Bishop 23 89 78 5 0 29.48
HDPK Dharmasena c †Browne b Ambrose 29 90 63 3 0 46.03
KR Pushpakumara c Reifer b Bishop 1 13 8 0 0 12.50
KSC de Silva c Reifer b Ambrose 6 29 17 1 0 35.29
M Muralitharan not out 6 9 9 1 0 66.66
Extras (b 4, lb 11, nb 14) 29
Total (all out; 68.1 overs) 223 (3.27 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-19 (Mahanama), 2-19 (Arnold), 3-23 (PA de Silva), 4-133 (Ranatunga), 4-139* (Tillakaratne, retired not out), 5-171 (Jayasuriya), 6-206 (Kaluwitharana), 7-210 (Pushpakumara), 8-216 (Dharmasena), 9-223 (KSC de Silva)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CEL Ambrose 13.1 3 37 5 2.81 (5nb)
IR Bishop 15 3 44 2 2.93 (2nb)
CA Walsh 11 0 46 0 4.18 (4nb)
FA Rose 10 2 32 0 3.20 (3nb)
CL Hooper 19 2 49 1 2.57
West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
SL Campbell c Muralitharan b KSC de Silva 50 159 117 3 0 42.73
SC Williams c Arnold b Pushpakumara 21 36 19 3 0 110.52
FL Reifer c †Kaluwitharana b Pushpakumara 29 79 61 4 0 47.54
BC Lara c †Kaluwitharana b Pushpakumara 0 9 6 0 0 0.00
CL Hooper lbw b Muralitharan 27 85 54 5 0 50.00
RIC Holder c & b Dharmasena 28 59 52 5 0 53.84
CO Browne c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan 0 16 12 0 0 0.00
IR Bishop b Muralitharan 5 36 26 0 0 19.23
CEL Ambrose not out 11 32 26 1 1 42.30
FA Rose b Muralitharan 0 6 5 0 0 0.00
CA Walsh* b Muralitharan 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 6, nb 8) 18
Total (all out; 60.4 overs) 189 (3.11 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-40 (Williams), 2-94 (Reifer), 3-97 (Lara), 4-122 (Campbell), 5-168 (Hooper), 6-168 (Holder), 7-172 (Browne), 8-189 (Bishop), 9-189 (Rose), 10-189 (Walsh)
Bowling O M R W Econ
KSC de Silva 13 1 56 1 4.30 (1nb)
KR Pushpakumara 15 2 62 3 4.13 (5nb)
HDPK Dharmasena 8 4 19 1 2.37
M Muralitharan 23.4 13 34 5 1.43 (2nb)
ST Jayasuriya 1 0 8 0 8.00
Sri Lanka 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
ST Jayasuriya c Hooper b Ambrose 0 3 3 0 0 0.00
RS Mahanama c †Browne b Ambrose 14 61 33 2 0 42.42
RP Arnold c †Browne b Ambrose 12 29 29 2 0 41.37
PA de Silva c †Browne b Bishop 47 77 52 7 1 90.38
A Ranatunga* c Rose b Bishop 13 44 17 2 0 76.47
RS Kaluwitharana c †Browne b Walsh 16 35 22 3 0 72.72
HDPK Dharmasena c Walsh b Rose 31 68 47 4 0 65.95
KR Pushpakumara c Williams b Rose 8 26 14 0 1 57.14
KSC de Silva not out 2 13 4 0 0 50.00
M Muralitharan c Williams b Rose 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
HP Tillakaratne absent hurt -
Extras (lb 2, nb 7) 9
Total (all out; 35 overs) 152 (4.34 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Jayasuriya), 2-17 (Arnold), 3-41 (Mahanama), 4-85 (Ranatunga), 5-91 (PA de Silva), 6-113 (Kaluwitharana), 7-140 (Pushpakumara), 8-151 (Dharmasena), 9-152 (Muralitharan)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CEL Ambrose 9 0 41 3 4.55 (2nb)
CA Walsh 10 0 37 1 3.70 (3nb)
FA Rose 9 1 43 3 4.77 (1nb)
IR Bishop 7 0 29 2 4.14
West Indies 2nd innings (target: 187 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
SL Campbell c Mahanama b Muralitharan 79 190 145 7 0 54.48
SC Williams c sub b Muralitharan 83 155 118 12 2 70.33
FL Reifer b Dharmasena 1 43 37 0 0 2.70
BC Lara c sub b Muralitharan 4 2 2 1 0 200.00
CL Hooper not out 6 8 4 0 1 150.00
RIC Holder not out 0 1 0 0 0 -
Extras (b 4, lb 2, w 1, nb 9) 16
Total (4 wickets; 49.2 overs) 189 (3.83 runs per over)
Did not bat CO Browne, IR Bishop, CEL Ambrose, FA Rose, CA Walsh*
Fall of wickets 1-160 (Williams), 2-178 (Campbell), 3-182 (Lara), 4-183 (Reifer)
Bowling O M R W Econ
KSC de Silva 9 2 35 0 3.88 (1nb, 1w)
KR Pushpakumara 8 0 38 0 4.75 (1nb)
M Muralitharan 21.2 5 72 3 3.37 (6nb)
ST Jayasuriya 4 0 17 0 4.25
HDPK Dharmasena 7 2 21 1 3.00 (1nb)
Match details
Toss West Indies, who chose to field
Series West Indies led the 2-match series 1-0
Test debut FL Reifer (West Indies)
Player of the match CEL Ambrose (West Indies)
Umpires LH Barker and RS Dunne (New Zealand)
TV umpire PC Whyte
Match referee Talat Ali (Pakistan)
Close of play
Fri, 13 Jun - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 56/1 (SL Campbell 24*, FL Reifer 10*)
Sat, 14 Jun - day 2 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 151/8 (KSC de Silva 2*)
Sun, 15 Jun - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 189/4 (49.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Bishop was dropped when 0 by Mahanama off Dharmasena.
  • In the Sri Lankan 2nd innings the ball was replaced after 3.1 overs.
 
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Series Results
West Indies v Sri Lanka at Kingstown - Jun 20-24, 1997
Match drawn
West Indies v Sri Lanka at St John's - Jun 13-15, 1997
West Indies won by 6 wickets
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