Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Jayasuriya b Zoysa
    13
    18
    12
    2
    0
    108.33
    c Zoysa b Perera
    64
    241
    148
    9
    0
    43.24
    c Jayawardene b Fernando
    17
    42
    25
    1
    0
    68.00
    c †Sangakkara b Zoysa
    57
    117
    87
    11
    0
    65.51
    lbw b Perera
    27
    65
    45
    3
    0
    60.00
    c †Sangakkara b Vaas
    31
    109
    73
    4
    0
    42.46
    run out (sub [UDU Chandana])
    7
    23
    12
    0
    0
    58.33
    c †Sangakkara b Fernando
    12
    26
    18
    3
    0
    66.66
    c †Sangakkara b Fernando
    0
    2
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Sangakkara b Perera
    13
    38
    30
    1
    0
    43.33
    not out
    0
    12
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    34 (b 4, lb 7, nb 14, w 9)
    TOTAL
    275 all out (73.1 Overs, RR: 3.75, 350 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-17 (ME Trescothick, 3.4 ov), 2-43 (MA Butcher, 12.6 ov), 3-149 (N Hussain, 37.4 ov), 4-203 (MP Vaughan, 51.2 ov), 5-203 (GP Thorpe, 51.3 ov), 6-214 (AJ Stewart, 56.6 ov), 7-237 (A Flintoff, 62.4 ov), 8-237 (DG Cork, 62.6 ov), 9-267 (AR Caddick, 70.5 ov), 10-275 (JP Crawley, 73.1 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    WPUJC Vaas21.145112.4002
    DNT Zoysa1938224.3136
    TCB Fernando2258333.7713
    PDRL Perera1104834.3613

Close of Play

  • Thu, 16 May - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 314/3 (MS Atapattu 133*, PA de Silva 24*, 90 ov)
  • Fri, 17 May - day 2 - England 1st innings 27/1 (MP Vaughan 4*, MA Butcher 7*, 8 ov)
  • Sat, 18 May - day 3 - England 2nd innings 53/0 (ME Trescothick 31*, MP Vaughan 20*, 16.5 ov)
  • Sun, 19 May - day 4 - England 2nd innings 321/2 (MA Butcher 55*, N Hussain 51*, 104.2 ov)
  • Mon, 20 May - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 42/1 (13 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Ruchira Perera reported by Test Umpires

    ICC Match Referee Gundappa Viswanath has confirmed that Sri Lanka bowler Ruchira Perera has been formally reported by umpires Srinivas Venkataraghavan and Daryl Harper for a suspect bowling action

  • England complete remarkable recovery

    As an event, Napoleon getting off Elba may have held rather more significance, but England's escape from the jam in which they found themselves here at Lord's on Saturday evening is an achievement in which they can take a fair measure of pride

  • Sri Lanka held up by brave England fightback

    Michael Vaughan made Sri Lanka pay for two missed catches as he made his second Test hundred, giving England a possible escape route in the first Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's

  • Sri Lanka in control as England follow on

    England face a Herculean task if they are to stave off defeat by Sri Lanka in the first Test of the three-match series

  • Sri Lanka reach highest-ever Test total at Lord's

    Sri Lanka cantered towards yet another daunting first-innings total as England were condemned to a second day chasing leather at Lord's in the first Test