England in Sri Lanka Test Series - 1st Test

Sri Lanka v England

Sri Lanka won by 75 runs

Sri Lanka 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal HDRL Thirimanne c Swann b Anderson 3 12 12 0 0 25.00
View dismissal TM Dilshan c Strauss b Broad 11 23 8 2 0 137.50
View dismissal KC Sangakkara c †Prior b Anderson 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene* c †Prior b Anderson 180 396 315 22 3 57.14
View dismissal TT Samaraweera run out (Anderson) 20 107 82 3 0 24.39
View dismissal LD Chandimal c Bell b Patel 27 65 48 2 2 56.25
View dismissal HAPW Jayawardene lbw b Anderson 23 47 40 3 0 57.50
View dismissal S Randiv run out (Strauss) 12 19 15 1 0 80.00
View dismissal HMRKB Herath lbw b Patel 5 65 30 0 0 16.66
View dismissal UWMBCA Welegedara b Anderson 19 62 26 4 0 73.07
RAS Lakmal not out 0 17 6 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 14, nb 4) 18
Total (all out; 96.3 overs; 412 mins) 318 (3.29 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-11 (Thirimanne, 2.2 ov), 2-11 (Sangakkara, 2.3 ov), 3-15 (Dilshan, 3.5 ov), 4-67 (Samaraweera, 32.4 ov), 5-128 (Chandimal, 49.6 ov), 6-170 (HAPW Jayawardene, 61.5 ov), 7-191 (Randiv, 65.6 ov), 8-253 (Herath, 80.2 ov), 9-307 (Welegedara, 92.6 ov), 10-318 (DPMD Jayawardene, 96.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets JM Anderson 20.3 5 72 5 3.51
View wicket SCJ Broad 21 3 71 1 3.38 (4nb)
MS Panesar 23 11 42 0 1.82
GP Swann 23 3 92 0 4.00
View wickets SR Patel 9 1 27 2 3.00
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AJ Strauss* lbw b Herath 26 61 40 2 0 65.00
View dismissal AN Cook lbw b Lakmal 0 7 5 0 0 0.00
View dismissal IJL Trott st †HAPW Jayawardene b Herath 12 41 24 3 0 50.00
View dismissal KP Pietersen b Welegedara 3 30 18 0 0 16.66
View dismissal IR Bell b Herath 52 117 87 8 1 59.77
View dismissal MJ Prior lbw b Herath 7 8 7 1 0 100.00
View dismissal SR Patel lbw b Herath 2 27 21 0 0 9.52
View dismissal SCJ Broad lbw b Herath 28 32 15 5 1 186.66
View dismissal GP Swann c Dilshan b Randiv 24 22 26 6 0 92.30
JM Anderson not out 23 29 26 4 0 88.46
View dismissal MS Panesar lbw b Randiv 13 23 11 2 0 118.18
Extras (lb 2, w 1) 3
Total (all out; 46.4 overs; 203 mins) 193 (4.13 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Cook, 1.5 ov), 2-40 (Trott, 10.3 ov), 3-43 (Strauss, 12.4 ov), 4-65 (Pietersen, 17.1 ov), 5-72 (Prior, 18.6 ov), 6-92 (Patel, 26.1 ov), 7-122 (Broad, 32.1 ov), 8-157 (Swann, 39.4 ov), 9-157 (Bell, 40.5 ov), 10-193 (Panesar, 46.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket UWMBCA Welegedara 11 2 46 1 4.18
View wicket RAS Lakmal 9 2 45 1 5.00 (1w)
View wickets HMRKB Herath 19 5 74 6 3.89
View wickets S Randiv 7.4 0 26 2 3.39
Sri Lanka 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal HDRL Thirimanne b Swann 6 29 23 0 0 26.08
View dismissal TM Dilshan b Broad 0 7 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal KC Sangakkara c Bell b Swann 14 77 44 1 0 31.81
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene* c Anderson b Swann 5 10 7 1 0 71.42
View dismissal TT Samaraweera st †Prior b Swann 36 84 74 5 0 48.64
View dismissal LD Chandimal c Pietersen b Panesar 31 97 83 5 0 37.34
View dismissal S Randiv lbw b Swann 18 71 63 2 0 28.57
HAPW Jayawardene not out 61 155 123 3 3 49.59
View dismissal HMRKB Herath b Swann 7 16 10 1 0 70.00
View dismissal UWMBCA Welegedara c Strauss b Panesar 13 65 53 2 0 24.52
View dismissal RAS Lakmal run out (Pietersen/Anderson) 13 60 29 3 0 44.82
Extras (b 1, lb 4, w 1, nb 4) 10
Total (all out; 84.3 overs; 339 mins) 214 (2.53 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-4 (Dilshan, 1.3 ov), 2-8 (Thirimanne, 6.2 ov), 3-14 (DPMD Jayawardene, 8.1 ov), 4-41 (Sangakkara, 18.6 ov), 5-72 (Samaraweera, 30.1 ov), 6-114 (Chandimal, 47.2 ov), 7-115 (Randiv, 50.5 ov), 8-127 (Herath, 54.1 ov), 9-167 (Welegedara, 70.5 ov), 10-214 (Lakmal, 84.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
JM Anderson 10.3 2 26 0 2.47
View wicket SCJ Broad 11 2 33 1 3.00 (4nb, 1w)
View wickets GP Swann 30 5 82 6 2.73
View wickets MS Panesar 24 6 59 2 2.45
SR Patel 9 4 9 0 1.00
England 2nd innings (target: 340 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AJ Strauss* c Dilshan b Herath 27 64 60 2 0 45.00
View dismissal AN Cook c †HAPW Jayawardene b Herath 14 33 25 3 0 56.00
View dismissal IJL Trott c Dilshan b Randiv 112 336 266 10 0 42.10
View dismissal KP Pietersen c DPMD Jayawardene b Randiv 30 90 68 4 0 44.11
View dismissal IR Bell lbw b Herath 13 67 34 1 0 38.23
View dismissal MJ Prior c Thirimanne b Herath 41 108 88 3 0 46.59
View dismissal SR Patel c Dilshan b Herath 9 29 25 0 0 36.00
SCJ Broad not out 5 24 12 0 0 41.66
View dismissal GP Swann lbw b Herath 1 12 9 0 0 11.11
View dismissal JM Anderson c †HAPW Jayawardene b Randiv 5 3 6 1 0 83.33
View dismissal MS Panesar c Dilshan b Randiv 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 6, w 1) 7
Total (all out; 99 overs; 387 mins) 264 (2.66 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-31 (Cook, 8.5 ov), 2-48 (Strauss, 18.3 ov), 3-118 (Pietersen, 42.5 ov), 4-152 (Bell, 58.1 ov), 5-233 (Prior, 85.6 ov), 6-252 (Patel, 93.5 ov), 7-256 (Trott, 94.6 ov), 8-259 (Swann, 97.5 ov), 9-264 (Anderson, 98.5 ov), 10-264 (Panesar, 98.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
UWMBCA Welegedara 13 2 40 0 3.07
RAS Lakmal 10 5 22 0 2.20
View wickets HMRKB Herath 38 9 97 6 2.55
TM Dilshan 12 1 25 0 2.08
View wickets S Randiv 26 2 74 4 2.84 (1w)
Match details
Toss Sri Lanka, who chose to bat
Series Sri Lanka led the 2-match series 1-0
Test debut SR Patel (England)
Player of the match HMRKB Herath (Sri Lanka)
Umpires Asad Rauf (Pakistan) and RJ Tucker (Australia)
TV umpire BNJ Oxenford (Australia)
Match referee J Srinath (India)
Reserve umpire EAR de Silva
Close of play
Mon, 26 Mar - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 289/8 (DPMD Jayawardene 168*, UWMBCA Welegedara 10*, 90 ov)
Tue, 27 Mar - day 2 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 84/5 (LD Chandimal 17*, S Randiv 2*, 34 ov)
Wed, 28 Mar - day 3 - England 2nd innings 111/2 (IJL Trott 40*, KP Pietersen 29*, 40 ov)
Thu, 29 Mar - day 4 - England 2nd innings 264 (99 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • IJL Trott: 50 off 112 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 145/3 in 55.0 overs (IJL Trott 62, IR Bell 10)
  • England: 150 runs in 57.4 overs (346 balls), Extras 2
  • Over 58.1: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - IR Bell (Struck down)
  • Lunch: England - 177/4 in 70.0 overs (IJL Trott 76, MJ Prior 15)
  • England: 200 runs in 78.5 overs (473 balls), Extras 4
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 128 balls (IJL Trott 23, MJ Prior 25, Ex 2)
  • New Ball Taken: England 203/4 after 80.1 overs (IJL Trott 90, MJ Prior 25)
  • Drinks: England - 228/4 in 85.0 overs (IJL Trott 97, MJ Prior 41)
  • IJL Trott: 100 off 240 balls (10 x 4)
  • England: 250 runs in 92.4 overs (556 balls), Extras 7
  • Tea: England - 259/8 in 97.5 overs (SCJ Broad 5)
  • Over 97.5: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - Asad Rauf, Batsman - GP Swann (Struck down)
 
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Mar 29, 2012

Chanaka Welegedara, Dinesh Chandimal and Suraj Randiv leave with souvenirs, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, March 29, 2012

The Sri Lankans leave with souvenirs

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Mar 29, 2012

Jonathan Trott walks off after being dismissed for 112, Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, March 29, 2012

Jonathan Trott walks off after being dismissed for 112

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