England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AN Cook lbw b Malinga 81 344 234 8 0 34.61
View dismissal MP Vaughan* c Mubarak b Muralitharan 87 161 139 12 0 62.58
View dismissal IR Bell c Mubarak b Muralitharan 15 80 62 1 0 24.19
View dismissal KP Pietersen c Sangakkara b Vaas 1 6 5 0 0 20.00
View dismissal PD Collingwood lbw b Vaas 52 144 96 7 0 54.16
View dismissal RS Bopara b Malinga 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal MJ Prior c & b Muralitharan 79 189 130 9 0 60.76
View dismissal SCJ Broad lbw b Malinga 2 12 8 0 0 25.00
View dismissal RJ Sidebottom c DPMD Jayawardene b Muralitharan 17 110 81 1 0 20.98
View dismissal SJ Harmison c Silva b Muralitharan 0 6 1 0 0 0.00
MS Panesar not out 0 9 7 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 8, lb 2, nb 7) 17
Total (all out; 126.2 overs; 536 mins) 351 (2.77 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-133 (Vaughan, 39.2 ov), 2-168 (Bell, 59.1 ov), 3-171 (Pietersen, 60.3 ov), 4-237 (Cook, 82.3 ov), 5-237 (Bopara, 82.4 ov), 6-269 (Collingwood, 93.5 ov), 7-272 (Broad, 96.2 ov), 8-346 (Sidebottom, 122.6 ov), 9-350 (Harmison, 124.1 ov), 10-351 (Prior, 126.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets WPUJC Vaas 32 8 68 2 2.12 (2nb)
View wickets SL Malinga 24 3 78 3 3.25 (4nb)
CRD Fernando 23 3 79 0 3.43 (1nb)
View wickets M Muralitharan 47.2 9 116 5 2.45
Sri Lanka 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal MG Vandort lbw b Sidebottom 138 348 259 18 1 53.28
View dismissal WU Tharanga c †Prior b Sidebottom 10 30 21 2 0 47.61
View dismissal KC Sangakkara c †Prior b Sidebottom 1 10 10 0 0 10.00
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene* c Collingwood b Panesar 195 578 422 16 1 46.20
View dismissal LPC Silva c Bopara b Harmison 49 180 106 3 0 46.22
View dismissal J Mubarak c Bell b Harmison 9 50 23 1 0 39.13
View dismissal HAPW Jayawardene c †Prior b Harmison 79 217 161 6 0 49.06
View dismissal WPUJC Vaas c Bell b Broad 4 14 14 0 0 28.57
View dismissal SL Malinga lbw b Panesar 9 33 23 1 0 39.13
CRD Fernando not out 36 129 82 5 0 43.90
Extras (b 7, lb 9, w 1, nb 1) 18
Total (9 wickets dec; 186.5 overs; 800 mins) 548 (2.93 runs per over)
Did not bat M Muralitharan
Fall of wickets 1-20 (Tharanga, 6.4 ov), 2-22 (Sangakkara, 8.5 ov), 3-249 (Vandort, 80.4 ov), 4-377 (Silva, 124.4 ov), 5-399 (Mubarak, 136.3 ov), 6-420 (DPMD Jayawardene, 143.2 ov), 7-425 (Vaas, 146.5 ov), 8-450 (Malinga, 155.1 ov), 9-548 (HAPW Jayawardene, 186.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets RJ Sidebottom 36 4 100 3 2.77 (1w)
View wicket SCJ Broad 36 5 95 1 2.63
View wickets SJ Harmison 41.5 9 111 3 2.65 (1nb)
View wickets MS Panesar 50 7 151 2 3.02
KP Pietersen 15 0 57 0 3.80
PD Collingwood 1 1 0 0 0.00
RS Bopara 7 2 18 0 2.57
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AN Cook c DPMD Jayawardene b Silva 62 181 124 5 0 50.00
View dismissal MP Vaughan* c & b Fernando 61 126 109 8 0 55.96
View dismissal IR Bell c Vandort b Muralitharan 54 106 88 7 0 61.36
KP Pietersen not out 45 119 79 4 1 56.96
PD Collingwood not out 23 65 67 2 0 34.32
Extras (nb 5) 5
Total (3 wickets; 77 overs; 301 mins) 250 (3.24 runs per over)
Did not bat RS Bopara, MJ Prior, RJ Sidebottom, SJ Harmison, SCJ Broad, MS Panesar
Fall of wickets 1-107 (Vaughan, 31.4 ov), 2-152 (Cook, 46.1 ov), 3-204 (Bell, 60.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WPUJC Vaas 16 2 56 0 3.50 (2nb)
SL Malinga 8 1 37 0 4.62 (1nb)
View wicket CRD Fernando 10 0 30 1 3.00
J Mubarak 1 0 8 0 8.00
View wicket M Muralitharan 27 5 58 1 2.14 (1nb)
DPMD Jayawardene 2 1 4 0 2.00
View wicket LPC Silva 13 1 57 1 4.38 (1nb)
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series Sri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Test debut SCJ Broad (England)
Player of the match DPMD Jayawardene (Sri Lanka)
Umpires Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and DJ Harper (Australia)
TV umpire MG Silva
Match referee JJ Crowe (New Zealand)
Reserve umpire RD Kottahachchi
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
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • England: 50 runs in 13.0 overs (80 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 80 balls (AN Cook 20, MP Vaughan 28, Ex 2)
  • MP Vaughan: 50 off 81 balls (7 x 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 27.2 overs (167 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 167 balls (AN Cook 38, MP Vaughan 59, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: England - 107/1 in 31.4 overs (AN Cook 43)
  • Rain: England - 124/1 in 37.0 overs (AN Cook 46, IR Bell 14)
  • AN Cook: 50 off 97 balls (4 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 45.6 overs (280 balls), Extras 4
  • Lunch: England - 152/1 in 46.0 overs (AN Cook 62, IR Bell 25)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 80 balls (6 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 58.6 overs (359 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (IR Bell 29, KP Pietersen 20, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: England - 204/3 in 60.4 overs (KP Pietersen 22)
  • England: 250 runs in 76.5 overs (466 balls), Extras 5
  • Tea: England - 250/3 in 77.0 overs (KP Pietersen 45, PD Collingwood 23)
  • Rain: England - 250/3 in 77.0 overs (KP Pietersen 45, PD Collingwood 23)
  • Test Match Scorer - Binoy George
 
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Series Results
Sri Lanka v England at Galle - Dec 18-22, 2007
Match drawn
Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (SSC) - Dec 9-13, 2007
Match drawn
Sri Lanka v England at Kandy - Dec 1-5, 2007
Sri Lanka won by 88 runs
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Dec 13, 2007

The clouds linger over the SSC in Colombo, before the rain fell to force a draw, Sri Lanka v England, 2nd Test, Colombo, December 13, 2007

The clouds linger over the SSC in Colombo, before the rain fell to force a draw

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Dec 13, 2007

Kevin Pietersen cracks one through the covers, Sri Lanka v England, 2nd Test, Colombo, December 13, 2007

Kevin Pietersen cracks one through the covers

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