Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand, 1996/97 / Scorecard

Sri Lanka in New Zealand Test Series - 2nd Test

New Zealand v Sri Lanka

New Zealand won by 120 runs

New Zealand 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
BA Pocock c Tillakaratne b Muralitharan 85 288 239 5 0 35.56
BA Young run out (PA de Silva) 4 44 28 0 0 14.28
MJ Horne b Zoysa 21 102 82 2 0 25.60
SP Fleming* c Mahanama b Zoysa 2 15 14 0 0 14.28
NJ Astle lbw b Zoysa 0 10 12 0 0 0.00
CL Cairns c Ranatunga b Dharmasena 10 62 53 0 0 18.86
AC Parore run out (Mahanama) 25 47 35 4 0 71.42
DN Patel c Dharmasena b Muralitharan 13 36 21 2 0 61.90
DL Vettori b Muralitharan 4 17 12 1 0 33.33
SB Doull c PA de Silva b Vaas 20 47 30 2 0 66.66
HT Davis not out 8 31 34 1 0 23.52
Extras (b 11, lb 9, nb 10) 30
Total (all out; 90.4 overs) 222 (2.44 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-19 (Young), 2-88 (Horne), 3-96 (Fleming), 4-100 (Astle), 5-126 (Cairns), 6-172 (Parore), 7-172 (Pocock), 8-178 (Vettori), 9-203 (Patel), 10-222 (Doull)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WPUJC Vaas 12.4 1 32 1 2.52 (3nb)
DNT Zoysa 18 3 47 3 2.61 (7nb)
KSC de Silva 15 4 36 0 2.40
HDPK Dharmasena 22 7 39 1 1.77
M Muralitharan 22 4 43 3 1.95 (2nb)
ST Jayasuriya 1 0 5 0 5.00
Sri Lanka 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
ST Jayasuriya c Astle b Davis 20 46 36 2 0 55.55
RS Mahanama lbw b Vettori 45 136 84 4 0 53.57
HP Tillakaratne c Young b Doull 2 41 28 0 0 7.14
PA de Silva c †Parore b Vettori 1 3 2 0 0 50.00
A Ranatunga* lbw b Davis 4 30 23 0 0 17.39
RS Kaluwitharana c †Parore b Davis 11 26 24 2 0 45.83
HDPK Dharmasena c Fleming b Davis 27 119 86 2 1 31.39
WPUJC Vaas c Pocock b Vettori 28 120 98 4 0 28.57
DNT Zoysa c Doull b Vettori 14 28 16 1 1 87.50
KSC de Silva not out 0 19 12 0 0 0.00
M Muralitharan c †Parore b Davis 5 5 4 1 0 125.00
Extras (lb 9, w 1, nb 3) 13
Total (all out; 68.2 overs) 170 (2.48 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-39 (Jayasuriya), 2-57 (Tillakaratne), 3-58 (PA de Silva), 4-76 (Ranatunga), 5-87 (Mahanama), 6-93 (Kaluwitharana), 7-144 (Dharmasena), 8-154 (Vaas), 9-165 (Zoysa), 10-170 (Muralitharan)
Bowling O M R W Econ
SB Doull 13 4 19 1 1.46 (2nb)
HT Davis 20.2 3 63 5 3.09 (1nb, 1w)
NJ Astle 3 1 8 0 2.66
DL Vettori 24 8 46 4 1.91
DN Patel 8 2 25 0 3.12
New Zealand 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
BA Young c Ranatunga b Dharmasena 62 167 127 8 1 48.81
BA Pocock c Mahanama b Zoysa 7 22 11 1 0 63.63
MJ Horne st †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan 16 83 64 1 0 25.00
SP Fleming* b Muralitharan 59 177 117 8 1 50.42
NJ Astle c Mahanama b Vaas 52 191 151 5 2 34.43
CL Cairns c sub (UDU Chandana) b Muralitharan 4 21 17 1 0 23.52
AC Parore run out (Tillakaratne) 2 5 6 0 0 33.33
DN Patel c PA de Silva b Dharmasena 4 14 15 0 0 26.66
DL Vettori b Zoysa 6 36 36 0 0 16.66
SB Doull c Mahanama b Zoysa 25 41 30 3 0 83.33
HT Davis not out 2 36 19 0 0 10.52
Extras (b 9, lb 11, w 7, nb 7) 34
Total (all out; 97.4 overs) 273 (2.79 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-14 (Pocock), 2-64 (Horne), 3-108 (Young), 4-183 (Fleming), 5-198 (Cairns), 6-201 (Parore), 7-211 (Patel), 8-239 (Astle), 9-243 (Vettori), 10-273 (Doull)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WPUJC Vaas 15 3 34 1 2.26
DNT Zoysa 22.4 7 53 3 2.33 (3nb, 7w)
HDPK Dharmasena 24 5 75 2 3.12
KSC de Silva 10 2 29 0 2.90
M Muralitharan 26 7 62 3 2.38 (4nb)
Sri Lanka 2nd innings (target: 326 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
ST Jayasuriya run out (Doull) 3 7 4 0 0 75.00
RS Mahanama lbw b Doull 65 252 188 6 0 34.57
HP Tillakaratne b Vettori 10 35 26 1 0 38.46
WPUJC Vaas c Patel b Vettori 8 51 36 1 0 22.22
PA de Silva lbw b Doull 5 24 16 0 0 31.25
A Ranatunga* c Doull b Vettori 33 99 70 3 1 47.14
RS Kaluwitharana lbw b Doull 13 23 12 2 0 108.33
HDPK Dharmasena not out 38 69 57 3 1 66.66
DNT Zoysa c †Parore b Vettori 13 31 30 3 0 43.33
KSC de Silva c Young b Davis 0 12 8 0 0 0.00
M Muralitharan c Cairns b Vettori 7 16 11 1 0 63.63
Extras (b 4, lb 5, w 1) 10
Total (all out; 76.2 overs) 205 (2.68 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-5 (Jayasuriya), 2-16 (Tillakaratne), 3-40 (Vaas), 4-50 (PA de Silva), 5-129 (Ranatunga), 6-147 (Kaluwitharana), 7-152 (Mahanama), 8-185 (Zoysa), 9-186 (KSC de Silva), 10-205 (Muralitharan)
Bowling O M R W Econ
SB Doull 15 4 34 3 2.26
HT Davis 17 4 35 1 2.05 (1w)
DL Vettori 29.2 8 84 5 2.86
DN Patel 12 5 34 0 2.83
NJ Astle 3 1 9 0 3.00
Match details
Toss New Zealand, who chose to bat
Series New Zealand won the 2-match series 2-0
Test debut KSC de Silva (Sri Lanka)
Player of the match DL Vettori (New Zealand)
Umpires DB Cowie and Mahboob Shah (Pakistan)
TV umpire BF Bowden
Match referee PJP Burge (Australia)
Close of play
Fri, 14 Mar - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 222
Sat, 15 Mar - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 53/1 (BA Young 22*, MJ Horne 14*)
Sun, 16 Mar - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 20/2 (RS Mahanama 6*, WPUJC Vaas 0*)
Mon, 17 Mar - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 205 (76.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Lunch: NZ 132/3 (Fleming 22*, Astle 9*)
  • Tea: NZ 204/6 (Astle 29*, Patel 3*)
  • SP Fleming 50 off 108 balls, 163 mins, 8x4. 13th Test 50.
  • When SP Fleming was bowled by M Muralitharan he became the first Sri Lankan bowler to take 100 Test wickets.
  • NJ Astle 50 off 140 balls, 179 mins, 5x4, 2x6.
 
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