Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

Asad Shafiq
Asad Shafiq
131(253) 5x4 - 0x6
Control %93%
  • Productive Shot
  • on drive
  • 26 runs
  • 1x4 - 0x6
11 17 12 13 22 8 17 31
JK Silva
125(300) 16x4 - 0x6
Control %92%
  • Productive Shot
  • cover drive
  • 35 runs
  • 5x4 - 0x6
9 9 8 22 42 0 9 26

Best performances - Bowlers

Yasir Shah
Yasir Shah
O30.1
M6
R76
W7
Eco2.51
RHB
OFFLEG
2W1W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
3W1W
MDK Perera
O31.1
M3
R122
W4
Eco3.91
RHB
OFFLEG
1W
1W
1W1W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

  • SL - 1st
  • PAK - 1st
  • SL - 2nd
  • PAK - 2nd

Sri Lanka - 1st - Innings

30
JK Silva7 (34)
FDM Karunaratne21 (42)
112
KC Sangakkara50 (106)
JK Silva55 (119)
12
JK Silva4 (21)
HDRL Thirimanne8 (17)
35
JK Silva16 (13)
AD Mathews19 (14)
37
JK Silva13 (39)
LD Chandimal23 (59)
35
JK Silva17 (18)
KDK Vithanage18 (21)
16
MDK Perera15 (18)
JK Silva1 (6)
11
JK Silva11 (23)
KTGD Prasad0 (23)
3
HMRKB Herath2 (5)
JK Silva1 (4)
9
HMRKB Herath4 (5)
N Pradeep4 (25)

Pakistan - 1st - Innings

2
Mohammad Hafeez2 (6)
Ahmed Shehzad0 (0)
9
Azhar Ali0 (0)
Ahmed Shehzad9 (10)
24
Younis Khan16 (20)
Azhar Ali8 (19)
51
Younis Khan31 (59)
Misbah-ul-Haq20 (52)
10
Misbah-ul-Haq0 (8)
Asad Shafiq8 (33)
139
Sarfaraz Ahmed96 (86)
Asad Shafiq41 (105)
38
Wahab Riaz14 (54)
Asad Shafiq23 (28)
29
Yasir Shah23 (29)
Asad Shafiq6 (14)
101
Zulfiqar Babar56 (60)
Asad Shafiq45 (56)
14
Junaid Khan6 (26)
Asad Shafiq8 (17)

Sri Lanka - 2nd - Innings

18
JK Silva5 (30)
FDM Karunaratne13 (22)
45
KC Sangakkara18 (27)
FDM Karunaratne23 (36)
0
MDK Perera0 (6)
FDM Karunaratne0 (6)
69
FDM Karunaratne25 (67)
HDRL Thirimanne44 (95)
12
AD Mathews5 (16)
FDM Karunaratne2 (15)
23
FDM Karunaratne16 (27)
LD Chandimal5 (23)
8
LD Chandimal6 (12)
KDK Vithanage1 (12)
25
KTGD Prasad2 (19)
LD Chandimal23 (25)
3
HMRKB Herath1 (4)
LD Chandimal1 (1)
3
LD Chandimal3 (12)
N Pradeep0 (9)

Pakistan - 2nd - Innings

92*
Mohammad Hafeez46 (33)
Ahmed Shehzad43 (35)

Shah of Spin

7/76

Yasir Shah's figures, the best for any Pakistan leg-spinner in the last 20 years

Return of the Leggie

2

Number of five-wicket hauls taken by a Pakistan leg-spinner in the last 5 years, both by Yasir Shah

Love for the Lankans

3

Number of times PAK have chased down a target (min. 100) at more than 4 RPO against SL, more often than against any other team

History provides Hope

1

Number of times Sri Lanka have beaten Pakistan after conceding a 1st innings lead of 100+ runs (Faisalabad, 1995)

Shafiq & Safraz stun SL

4

Instances of Nos. 6 and 7 making 90+ scores for Pakistan in the same Test innings - today was the 4th

Among the best

49.95

Safaraz Ahmed's average. The only keeper to average more in away/neutral Tests is Andy Flower, 52.24 (min. 1000 runs)

A for Ali, B for Bunny

7

Number of times Rangana Herath has dismissed Azhar Ali, more than any other bowler

Twin Failures

4

Instances in the last 10 years of both PAK openers being dismissed in single digits v SL. Three of those are at Galle.

A different triple for Silva

14

Years since a Sri Lankan opener has faced 300+ balls in a home Test. Kaushal Silva faced exactly 300 balls in the 1st inns