Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Match Details

Toss

India , elected to bat first

Series result

Sri Lanka won the 3-match series 2-1

Player of the match

Player of the series

Match number

Season

Hours of play (local time)

10.15am start, Lunch 12.15-12.55pm, Tea 2.55-3.15pm, Close 5.15pm

Match days

8,9,10,11 August 2008 (5-day match)

Test debut

TV Umpires

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

Close of Play

  • Fri, 8 Aug - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 14/1 (MG Vandort 3*, WPUJC Vaas 0*, 8 ov)
  • Sat, 9 Aug - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 251/6 (KC Sangakkara 107*, HAPW Jayawardene 1*, 92 ov)
  • Sun, 10 Aug - day 3 - India 2nd innings 161/5 (R Dravid 46*, VVS Laxman 17*, 45 ov)
  • Mon, 11 Aug - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 123/2 (33.1 ov) - end of match

Match Notes