Warne-Muralitharan Trophy - 1st Test

Australia v Sri Lanka

Australia won by an innings and 40 runs

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal PA Jaques st †HAPW Jayawardene b Muralitharan 100 283 203 14 0 49.26
View dismissal ML Hayden c Muralitharan b Vaas 43 97 63 5 0 68.25
View dismissal RT Ponting* st †HAPW Jayawardene b Muralitharan 56 128 85 7 0 65.88
View dismissal MEK Hussey c Atapattu b Fernando 133 354 249 13 2 53.41
MJ Clarke not out 145 367 249 14 1 58.23
A Symonds not out 53 67 61 7 0 86.88
Extras (b 4, lb 12, w 1, nb 4) 21
Total (4 wickets dec; 151 overs; 650 mins) 551 (3.64 runs per over)
Did not bat AC Gilchrist, B Lee, MG Johnson, SR Clark, SCG MacGill
Fall of wickets 1-69 (Hayden, 22.2 ov), 2-183 (Ponting, 51.5 ov), 3-216 (Jaques, 65.5 ov), 4-461 (Hussey, 135.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket WPUJC Vaas 28 6 102 1 3.64
MF Maharoof 34 6 107 0 3.14 (4nb)
View wicket CRD Fernando 34 3 130 1 3.82 (1w)
View wickets M Muralitharan 50 4 170 2 3.40
ST Jayasuriya 4 0 18 0 4.50
TT Samaraweera 1 0 8 0 8.00
Sri Lanka 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal MS Atapattu c Jaques b Johnson 51 273 183 5 0 27.86
View dismissal ST Jayasuriya c †Gilchrist b Lee 7 12 7 1 0 100.00
View dismissal MG Vandort c †Gilchrist b Lee 0 18 12 0 0 0.00
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene* c †Gilchrist b Clark 14 49 35 2 0 40.00
View dismissal TT Samaraweera c †Gilchrist b Johnson 13 55 28 2 0 46.42
View dismissal LPC Silva c Clarke b Clark 40 60 45 6 0 88.88
View dismissal HAPW Jayawardene lbw b Lee 37 165 104 5 0 35.57
View dismissal MF Maharoof b Symonds 21 53 54 3 0 38.88
View dismissal WPUJC Vaas b MacGill 8 15 15 2 0 53.33
View dismissal CRD Fernando c Johnson b Lee 7 15 10 0 0 70.00
M Muralitharan not out 6 10 4 1 0 150.00
Extras (lb 1, nb 6) 7
Total (all out; 81.5 overs; 360 mins) 211 (2.57 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-7 (Jayasuriya, 2.5 ov), 2-11 (Vandort, 6.5 ov), 3-45 (DPMD Jayawardene, 18.5 ov), 4-65 (Samaraweera, 29.2 ov), 5-119 (Silva, 41.5 ov), 6-153 (Atapattu, 61.3 ov), 7-181 (Maharoof, 75.1 ov), 8-198 (Vaas, 78.6 ov), 9-198 (HAPW Jayawardene, 79.3 ov), 10-211 (Fernando, 81.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets B Lee 17.5 9 26 4 1.45 (2nb)
View wickets MG Johnson 18 2 49 2 2.72
View wicket SCG MacGill 25 5 79 1 3.16
View wickets SR Clark 16 4 46 2 2.87 (4nb)
View wicket A Symonds 5 3 10 1 2.00
Sri Lanka 2nd innings (following on) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal MS Atapattu c †Gilchrist b Symonds 16 63 42 1 1 38.09
View dismissal ST Jayasuriya c Ponting b Lee 39 87 49 6 1 79.59
View dismissal MG Vandort b MacGill 82 255 170 10 0 48.23
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene* c †Gilchrist b Johnson 49 144 119 5 0 41.17
View dismissal TT Samaraweera c Hussey b Johnson 20 65 65 2 0 30.76
View dismissal LPC Silva c Hussey b Lee 43 96 63 5 0 68.25
View dismissal HAPW Jayawardene lbw b Clark 1 36 21 0 0 4.76
View dismissal MF Maharoof b Lee 18 34 29 4 0 62.06
WPUJC Vaas not out 11 46 26 2 0 42.30
View dismissal CRD Fernando b Lee 4 12 6 1 0 66.66
View dismissal M Muralitharan b Clark 4 9 8 0 0 50.00
Extras (b 4, lb 3, nb 6) 13
Total (all out; 99.2 overs; 430 mins) 300 (3.02 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-53 (Atapattu, 13.3 ov), 2-65 (Jayasuriya, 18.2 ov), 3-167 (DPMD Jayawardene, 52.6 ov), 4-213 (Vandort, 73.4 ov), 5-215 (Samaraweera, 74.3 ov), 6-226 (HAPW Jayawardene, 83.1 ov), 7-259 (Maharoof, 90.5 ov), 8-281 (Silva, 94.1 ov), 9-290 (Fernando, 96.5 ov), 10-300 (Muralitharan, 99.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets B Lee 27 7 86 4 3.18
View wickets MG Johnson 19 5 47 2 2.47
View wickets SR Clark 22.2 3 75 2 3.35 (2nb)
View wicket A Symonds 6 1 21 1 3.50
View wicket SCG MacGill 25 3 64 1 2.56
Match details
Toss Sri Lanka, who chose to field
Series Australia led the 2-match series 1-0
Test debut MG Johnson (Australia)
Player of the match B Lee (Australia)
Umpires AL Hill (New Zealand) and RE Koertzen (South Africa)
TV umpire PD Parker
Match referee MJ Procter (South Africa)
Reserve umpire TP Laycock
Close of play
Thu, 8 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 242/3 (MEK Hussey 28*, MJ Clarke 5*, 76 ov)
Fri, 9 Nov - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 31/2 (MS Atapattu 19*, DPMD Jayawardene 5*, 16 ov)
Sat, 10 Nov - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 80/2 (MG Vandort 15*, DPMD Jayawardene 8*, 22 ov)
Sun, 11 Nov - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 218/5 (LPC Silva 5*, HAPW Jayawardene 0*, 78 ov)
Mon, 12 Nov - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 300 (99.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 223/5 after 80.1 overs (LPC Silva 10, HAPW Jayawardene 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 87.5 overs (527 balls), Extras 7
  • Rain: Sri Lanka - 259/7 in 91.1 overs (LPC Silva 27, WPUJC Vaas 0)
  • Rain: Sri Lanka - 280/7 in 93.4 overs (LPC Silva 42, WPUJC Vaas 1)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 290/9 in 96.5 overs (WPUJC Vaas 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 99.1 overs (597 balls), Extras 13
  • Attendance 1285, total 55953
  • Test Match Scorers: Pradeep Balaji, Chaminda De Silva and Manoj Ridimahaliyadda
 
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Series Results
Australia v Sri Lanka at Hobart - Nov 16-20, 2007
Australia won by 96 runs
Australia v Sri Lanka at Brisbane - Nov 8-12, 2007
Australia won by an innings and 40 runs
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Nov 12, 2007

AFP published a note informing its clients of its suspension of coverage for the first Test between Australia and Sri Lanka, November 12, 2007

AFP published a note informing its clients of its suspension of coverage for the first Test between Australia and Sri Lanka

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Nov 8, 2007

News Ltd journalists try to get a peek at the action after being locked out of the Gabba due to a dispute with Cricket Australia, Australia v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Brisbane, 1st day, November 8, 2007

News Ltd journalists try to get a peek at the action after being locked out of the Gabba due to a dispute with Cricket Australia

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