Asian Test Championship - Final

Pakistan v Sri Lanka

Pakistan won by an innings and 175 runs

Sri Lanka 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
RP Arnold b Shoaib Akhtar 10 20 13 2 0 76.92
DA Gunawardene c Wajahatullah Wasti b Wasim Akram 4 11 6 1 0 66.66
DPMD Jayawardene lbw b Wasim Akram 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
MS Atapattu lbw b Saqlain Mushtaq 36 82 59 5 0 61.01
PA de Silva* lbw b Arshad Khan 72 263 164 10 0 43.90
HP Tillakaratne c Wajahatullah Wasti b Arshad Khan 15 82 59 1 0 25.42
RS Kaluwitharana c Yousuf Youhana b Arshad Khan 9 29 25 1 0 36.00
UDU Chandana c †Moin Khan b Shoaib Akhtar 15 44 44 3 0 34.09
WPUJC Vaas not out 20 90 78 0 0 25.64
GP Wickramasinghe c Wajahatullah Wasti b Arshad Khan 2 37 17 0 0 11.76
KSC de Silva c †Moin Khan b Arshad Khan 11 20 17 2 0 64.70
Extras (b 12, lb 9, nb 16) 37
Total (all out; 78 overs) 231 (2.96 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-16 (Gunawardene, 2.1 ov), 2-16 (Jayawardene, 2.2 ov), 3-19 (Arnold, 3.3 ov), 4-84 (Atapattu, 19.1 ov), 5-119 (Tillakaratne, 38.3 ov), 6-135 (Kaluwitharana, 46.2 ov), 7-177 (Chandana, 56.5 ov), 8-201 (PA de Silva, 63.4 ov), 9-208 (Wickramasinghe, 71.5 ov), 10-231 (KSC de Silva, 77.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
Wasim Akram 14 2 45 2 3.21 (3nb)
Shoaib Akhtar 13 3 36 2 2.76 (9nb)
Saqlain Mushtaq 29 7 76 1 2.62 (2nb)
Shahid Afridi 2 0 15 0 7.50 (1nb)
Arshad Khan 20 5 38 5 1.90
Pakistan 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
Saeed Anwar c & b Arnold 57 171 113 7 0 50.44
Wajahatullah Wasti c Jayawardene b KSC de Silva 22 123 87 2 0 25.28
Ijaz Ahmed st †Tillakaratne b Chandana 211 519 372 23 1 56.72
Inzamam-ul-Haq not out 200 535 397 23 2 50.37
Yousuf Youhana c sub (UC Hathurusingha) b Chandana 19 52 42 2 0 45.23
Shahid Afridi c & b Chandana 21 26 29 3 1 72.41
Moin Khan c KSC de Silva b Arnold 10 30 20 0 0 50.00
Wasim Akram* c Vaas b Chandana 8 11 14 0 1 57.14
Saqlain Mushtaq run out (†Tillakaratne/Gunawardene) 4 22 16 0 0 25.00
Arshad Khan c †Tillakaratne b Chandana 3 19 15 0 0 20.00
Shoaib Akhtar st †Tillakaratne b Chandana 4 31 12 1 0 33.33
Extras (b 13, lb 14, nb 8) 35
Total (all out; 184.5 overs) 594 (3.21 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-75 (Wajahatullah Wasti, 25.4 ov), 2-117 (Saeed Anwar, 37.3 ov), 2-469* (Inzamam-ul-Haq, retired not out), 3-483 (Ijaz Ahmed, 152.6 ov), 4-515 (Shahid Afridi, 159.6 ov), 5-518 (Yousuf Youhana, 161.2 ov), 6-532 (Wasim Akram, 165.6 ov), 7-540 (Moin Khan, 168.3 ov), 8-555 (Saqlain Mushtaq, 173.6 ov), 9-560 (Arshad Khan, 177.4 ov), 10-594 (Shoaib Akhtar, 184.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
WPUJC Vaas 32 4 101 0 3.15 (3nb)
GP Wickramasinghe 20 3 53 0 2.65 (1nb)
KSC de Silva 25.4 3 75 1 2.92 (4nb)
UDU Chandana 47.5 7 179 6 3.74
PA de Silva 12 0 44 0 3.66
RP Arnold 37.2 7 80 2 2.14
DPMD Jayawardene 10 1 35 0 3.50
Sri Lanka 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
RP Arnold c Wasim Akram b Arshad Khan 30 85 50 4 0 60.00
DA Gunawardene c Shahid Afridi b Wasim Akram 0 3 1 0 0 0.00
WPUJC Vaas b Wasim Akram 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
DPMD Jayawardene c Wajahatullah Wasti b Wasim Akram 1 8 5 0 0 20.00
MS Atapattu run out (Wasim Akram) 22 46 40 1 0 55.00
PA de Silva* c Wajahatullah Wasti b Saqlain Mushtaq 6 30 18 1 0 33.33
HP Tillakaratne not out 55 173 152 10 0 36.18
RS Kaluwitharana c & b Saqlain Mushtaq 0 6 3 0 0 0.00
UDU Chandana lbw b Shahid Afridi 28 73 58 3 1 48.27
GP Wickramasinghe b Shahid Afridi 7 19 19 1 0 36.84
KSC de Silva b Saqlain Mushtaq 27 66 47 4 1 57.44
Extras (b 4, lb 7, nb 1) 12
Total (all out; 65.3 overs) 188 (2.87 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-5 (Gunawardene, 0.5 ov), 2-5 (Vaas, 0.6 ov), 3-9 (Jayawardene, 2.1 ov), 4-48 (Atapattu, 12.6 ov), 5-59 (Arnold, 18.1 ov), 6-59 (PA de Silva, 19.6 ov), 7-61 (Kaluwitharana, 21.3 ov), 8-101 (Chandana, 40.6 ov), 9-115 (Wickramasinghe, 46.3 ov), 10-188 (KSC de Silva, 65.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
Wasim Akram 7 0 33 3 4.71
Shoaib Akhtar 10.4 3 26 0 2.43 (1nb)
Saqlain Mushtaq 28.5 15 46 3 1.59
Arshad Khan 12 3 41 1 3.41
Shahid Afridi 7 1 31 2 4.42
Match details
Toss Sri Lanka, who chose to bat
Series Pakistan won the 1998/99 Asian Test Championship
Test debut UDU Chandana (Sri Lanka)
Player of the match Ijaz Ahmed (Pakistan)
Player of the series Wasim Akram (Pakistan)
Umpires DB Cowie (New Zealand) and DR Shepherd (England)
TV umpire VK Ramaswamy (India)
Match referee CW Smith (West Indies)
Close of play
Fri, 12 Mar - day 1 - Pakistan 1st innings 33/0 (Saeed Anwar 16*, Wajahatullah Wasti 7*, 10 ov)
Sat, 13 Mar - day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 299/2 (Ijaz Ahmed 118*, Inzamam-ul-Haq 77*, 100 ov)
Sun, 14 Mar - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 9/3 (RP Arnold 8*, 2.1 ov)
Mon, 15 Mar - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 188 (65.3 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Inzamam-ul-Haq (1) retired hurt on 156* from 469/2 to 532/6
  • HP Tillakaratne kept wicket from 117/2 (39 ov) until the end of the innings because Kaluwitharana was unfit with a fever
 
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