Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

KC Sangakkara
221(425) 24x4 - 0x6
Control %89%
  • Productive Shot
  • cut shot
  • 41 runs
  • 5x4 - 0x6
5 15 23 27 41 23 30 57
Younis Khan
177(331) 15x4 - 1x6
Control %84%
  • Productive Shot
  • cover drive
  • 33 runs
  • 6x4 - 0x6
21 10 21 8 50 9 20 36

Best performances - Bowlers

HMRKB Herath
O30.2
M11
R48
W6
Eco1.58
RHB
OFFLEG
1W2W
3W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
MDK Perera
O31.5
M1
R137
W5
Eco4.30
RHB
OFFLEG
1W2W1W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
1W

Partnerships

  • PAK - 1st
  • SL - 1st
  • PAK - 2nd
  • SL - 2nd

Pakistan - 1st - Innings

4
Khurram Manzoor0 (6)
Ahmed Shehzad4 (3)
15
Azhar Ali12 (12)
Khurram Manzoor3 (13)
37
Younis Khan18 (41)
Azhar Ali18 (57)
100
Younis Khan66 (114)
Misbah-ul-Haq31 (100)
137
Younis Khan61 (115)
Asad Shafiq75 (147)
66
Younis Khan32 (61)
Sarfraz Ahmed34 (43)
29
Abdur Rehman8 (23)
Sarfraz Ahmed21 (28)
36
Abdur Rehman24 (23)
Saeed Ajmal12 (23)
27
Abdur Rehman18 (15)
Mohammad Talha9 (19)
0
Mohammad Talha0 (0)
Junaid Khan0 (3)

Sri Lanka - 1st - Innings

24
WU Tharanga19 (15)
JK Silva5 (13)
120
KC Sangakkara53 (128)
JK Silva59 (127)
113
DPMD Jayawardene59 (112)
KC Sangakkara50 (91)
181
KC Sangakkara84 (155)
AD Mathews91 (188)
12
KC Sangakkara3 (5)
KDK Vithanage5 (22)
8
KC Sangakkara3 (4)
N Dickwella5 (7)
17
KC Sangakkara7 (15)
MDK Perera5 (21)
36
KC Sangakkara21 (27)
KTGD Prasad15 (23)
22
HMRKB Herath6 (18)
KTGD Prasad16 (12)

Pakistan - 2nd - Innings

3
Khurram Manzoor3 (13)
Ahmed Shehzad0 (8)
8
Saeed Ajmal4 (21)
Ahmed Shehzad4 (26)
28
Azhar Ali11 (53)
Ahmed Shehzad12 (40)
16
Younis Khan13 (25)
Azhar Ali3 (33)
56
Azhar Ali27 (65)
Misbah-ul-Haq28 (63)
0
Misbah-ul-Haq0 (1)
Asad Shafiq0 (1)
22
Sarfraz Ahmed10 (10)
Asad Shafiq8 (24)
20
Abdur Rehman1 (19)
Sarfraz Ahmed19 (29)
25
Sarfraz Ahmed21 (26)
Mohammad Talha4 (13)
2
Sarfraz Ahmed2 (5)
Junaid Khan0 (7)

Sri Lanka - 2nd - Innings

28
DPMD Jayawardene15 (24)
WU Tharanga12 (20)
31
DPMD Jayawardene11 (11)
KC Sangakkara17 (16)
14
KC Sangakkara4 (6)
AD Mathews10 (8)
26*
AD Mathews15 (5)
KDK Vithanage11 (8)

Mt Misbah

4

Number of times Misbah-ul-Haq has been unbeaten in the fourth innings in drawn games, with three fifties in six innings

Toiling for Rewards

5-166

Saeed Ajmal's most expensive five-for

Taming the Best

500

Number of runs scored by Sangakkara against Ajmal - the most by any batsman against a single bowler (since May 2001)

  • Vithanage placed on probation for a year

    Kithuruwan Vithanage has been docked his full match fee and been placed on probation for one year, after he had left the team hotel overnight during the recent Test in Galle against Pakistan, SLC has said

  • Younis Khan: unsung and endearing

    Despite being part of a dysfunctional set-up, he has managed to get the best out of himself and players partnering him

  • Is Pakistan's slow approach now holding them back?

    Under Misbah-ul-Haq, Pakistan have had a lot of success when they have batted for time and strangled teams with spin. But they may need a different tactic now

  • Mahela opens for the first time

    A stats review at the end of the first Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at Galle

  • Mathews puts chase down to faith

    Faith was all the explanation Angelo Mathews could give for a day in which the weather itself colluded with the hosts, who sped to a thrilling seven-wicket victory, to take the series lead in Galle.