Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Match Details

Toss

England , elected to bat first

Series result

Sri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0

Player of the match

Match number

Season

Hours of play (local time)

09.30 start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 16.30

Match days

9,10,11,12,13 December 2007 (5-day match)

Test debut

TV Umpires

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

Close of Play

  • Sun, 9 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 258/5 (PD Collingwood 49*, MJ Prior 10*, 87 ov)
  • Mon, 10 Dec - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 105/2 (MG Vandort 50*, DPMD Jayawardene 43*, 38 ov)
  • Tue, 11 Dec - day 3 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 379/4 (DPMD Jayawardene 167*, J Mubarak 2*, 128 ov)
  • Wed, 12 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 48/0 (AN Cook 19*, MP Vaughan 28*, 13 ov)
  • Thu, 13 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 250/3 (77 ov) - end of match

Match Notes