Australia tour of Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Sri Lanka v Australia at Kandy, Sep 9-11, 1999
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets
9,10,11 September 1999 (5-day match)
  Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MJ Slater lbw b Vaas 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
GS Blewett lbw b Zoysa 0 8 4 0 0 0.00
JL Langer c de Silva b Vaas 7 29 21 1 0 33.33
ME Waugh c & b Vaas 6 31 21 1 0 28.57
SR Waugh* c de Silva b Zoysa 19 55 35 3 0 54.28
RT Ponting c & b Muralitharan 96 243 160 10 1 60.00
IA Healy st †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan 11 17 14 1 0 78.57
SK Warne c Atapattu b Zoysa 0 7 9 0 0 0.00
JN Gillespie lbw b Muralitharan 41 145 124 5 0 33.06
CR Miller c Atapattu b Muralitharan 0 5 2 0 0 0.00
GD McGrath not out 4 20 15 1 0 26.66
Extras (nb 4) 4
  Total (all out; 67.1 overs; 264 mins) 188 (2.79 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  WPUJC Vaas 16 2 43 3 2.68 (3nb)
  DNT Zoysa 13 2 38 3 2.92 (1nb)
  M Muralitharan 25.1 4 63 4 2.50
  ST Jayasuriya 5 0 5 0 1.00
  UDU Chandana 8 1 39 0 4.87
  Sri Lanka 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
ST Jayasuriya* lbw b McGrath 18 27 18 2 0 100.00
MS Atapattu c Langer b Miller 25 91 58 2 0 43.10
RP Arnold lbw b Miller 19 58 49 2 0 38.77
PA de Silva c Ponting b Warne 78 183 146 13 0 53.42
DPMD Jayawardene c Ponting b Warne 46 117 70 7 0 65.71
A Ranatunga c †Healy b Warne 4 8 4 1 0 100.00
RS Kaluwitharana b Miller 9 23 18 2 0 50.00
UDU Chandana c sub (ML Hayden) b Warne 12 30 28 3 0 42.85
WPUJC Vaas not out 2 14 6 0 0 33.33
DNT Zoysa c Miller b Warne 7 4 3 1 0 233.33
M Muralitharan c McGrath b Miller 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 7, nb 3) 14
  Total (all out; 66.3 overs; 272 mins) 234 (3.51 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  GD McGrath 18 5 66 1 3.66 (3nb)
  JN Gillespie 12 2 43 0 3.58
  CR Miller 20.3 6 62 4 3.02 (1nb)
  SK Warne 16 4 52 5 3.25
  Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
GS Blewett c Atapattu b Muralitharan 14 110 85 2 0 16.47
MJ Slater lbw b Muralitharan 27 61 50 3 0 54.00
JL Langer lbw b Vaas 5 26 19 1 0 26.31
ME Waugh b Vaas 0 6 5 0 0 0.00
RT Ponting c Jayasuriya b Chandana 51 136 118 4 1 43.22
IA Healy b Muralitharan 3 20 18 0 0 16.66
SK Warne run out (Jayasuriya) 6 17 10 1 0 60.00
CR Miller b Vaas 8 35 32 0 1 25.00
GD McGrath not out 10 50 29 1 0 34.48
SR Waugh* absent hurt -
JN Gillespie absent hurt -
Extras (b 6, lb 5, w 1, nb 4) 16
  Total (all out; 60.2 overs; 233 mins) 140 (2.32 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  WPUJC Vaas 15 7 15 3 1.00
  DNT Zoysa 10 3 28 0 2.80 (1w)
  PA de Silva 3 0 5 0 1.66
  M Muralitharan 26 5 65 3 2.50 (4nb)
  ST Jayasuriya 4 1 7 0 1.75
  UDU Chandana 2.2 0 9 1 3.85
  Sri Lanka 2nd innings (target: 95 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
ST Jayasuriya* c sub (ML Hayden) b Miller 18 24 23 3 0 78.26
MS Atapattu c Blewett b McGrath 0 10 5 0 0 0.00
RS Kaluwitharana b Miller 5 32 17 1 0 29.41
PA de Silva not out 31 86 70 5 0 44.28
DPMD Jayawardene c Slater b Miller 9 31 20 1 0 45.00
A Ranatunga not out 19 46 29 1 1 65.51
Extras (b 8, lb 2, nb 3) 13
  Total (4 wickets; 26.5 overs; 110 mins) 95 (3.54 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  GD McGrath 7 2 19 1 2.71 (2nb)
  CR Miller 13 2 48 3 3.69
  SK Warne 6.5 3 18 0 2.63 (1nb)

Match details


Toss - Australia, who chose to bat
Series - Sri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Players of the match - PA de Silva (Sri Lanka) and RT Ponting (Australia)
Umpires - PT Manuel and S Venkataraghavan (India)
TV umpire - BC Cooray
Match referee - CW Smith (West Indies)
Close of play
  • Thu, 9 Sep - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 69/2 (MS Atapattu 25*, 20.2 ov)
  • Fri, 10 Sep - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 89/6 (RT Ponting 22*, CR Miller 0*, 42 ov)
  • Sat, 11 Sep - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 95/4 (26.5 ov) - end of match

Match Notes


Day 3
Day 1
    • Australia 61/7 (Ponting 16*, Gillespie 0*, 26 overs)
    • RT Ponting 50 off 106 balls, 168 mins, 4x4 0x6
    • Tea: Australia 167/8 (Ponting 79*, 60 overs)
    • Start of play delayed by rain for 30 minutes until 11:00am
    • RT Ponting 50 off 114 balls, 4x4 1x6
    • SR Waugh and Gillespie were in hospital in Colombo for the entire day and thus were not available to bat
    • Lunch: Sri Lanka 12/1 (Jayasuriya 10*, 2.1 ov)
 
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