Result
1st Test, Galle, Aug 31 - Sep 3 2011, Australia tour of Sri Lanka
273 & 210
(95.5 ov, target 379)
105 & 253
Australia won by 125 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SR Watson c †HAPW Jayawardene b Herath22192550115.78
PJ Hughes c Paranavitana b Lakmal1231392038.70
RT Ponting c Mathews b Herath44831146053.01
MJ Clarke (c)lbw b Herath2345602051.11
MEK Hussey lbw b Dilshan951772467353.67
UT Khawaja  b Welegedara2158680036.20
BJ Haddin c Mathews b Randiv2446443152.17
MG Johnson c †HAPW Jayawardene b Lakmal1433361042.42
RJ Harris lbw b Lakmal1580020.00
TA Copeland c Paranavitana b Randiv1216213075.00
NM Lyon not out0725000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 2)5
TOTAL(86.4 Ov, RR: 3.15, 347 Mts)273
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Shane Watson, 6.1 ov), 2-36 (Phillip Hughes, 9.4 ov), 3-91 (Michael Clarke, 24.5 ov), 4-112 (Ricky Ponting, 36.2 ov), 5-157 (Usman Khawaja, 53.2 ov), 6-205 (Brad Haddin, 67.3 ov), 7-234 (Mitchell Johnson, 76.4 ov), 8-236 (Ryan Harris, 78.1 ov), 9-251 (Trent Copeland, 81.6 ov), 10-273 (Michael Hussey, 86.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
UWMBCA Welegedara1556114.0600
RAS Lakmal1725533.2300
HMRKB Herath2435432.2500
S Randiv2127623.6100
TM Dilshan9.412212.2700
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NT Paranavitana lbw b Watson291151823025.21
TM Dilshan (c)c Ponting b Copeland42410200.00
KC Sangakkara c Clarke b Lyon1040601025.00
DPMD Jayawardene run out (Copeland/†Haddin)1129322037.93
TT Samaraweera lbw b Watson2663692041.26
HAPW Jayawardene lbw b Watson043000.00
AD Mathews  b Lyon519390026.31
S Randiv c Ponting b Lyon919291047.36
HMRKB Herath c Johnson b Lyon021000.00
RAS Lakmal not out25110040.00
UWMBCA Welegedara c & b Lyon1430025.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 1)8
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 2.1, 216 Mts)105
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 1.2 ov), 2-24 (Kumar Sangakkara, 15.1 ov), 3-44 (Mahela Jayawardene, 23.1 ov), 4-87 (Thilan Samaraweera, 40.1 ov), 5-87 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 40.5 ov), 6-88 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 42.4 ov), 7-100 (Angelo Mathews, 47.1 ov), 8-100 (Rangana Herath, 47.3 ov), 9-103 (Suraj Randiv, 49.1 ov), 10-105 (Chanaka Welegedara, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Harris85600.7510
TA Copeland1232412.0000
MG Johnson912602.8802
NM Lyon1533452.2600
SR Watson611131.8300
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SR Watson c Samaraweera b Welegedara011000.00
PJ Hughes lbw b Dilshan2851633154.90
RT Ponting c Herath b Lakmal49141044.44
MJ Clarke (c)c †HAPW Jayawardene b Herath60801057175.00
MEK Hussey c Paranavitana b Herath1537611040.54
UT Khawaja lbw b Welegedara2668832138.23
BJ Haddin c DPMD Jayawardene b Herath058000.00
MG Johnson c †HAPW Jayawardene b Herath819201042.10
RJ Harris c & b Herath2345633051.11
TA Copeland not out2330344076.66
NM Lyon c Samaraweera b Dilshan13132020100.00
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 2)10
TOTAL(59.2 Ov, RR: 3.53, 240 Mts)210
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Shane Watson, 0.1 ov), 2-5 (Ricky Ponting, 3.2 ov), 3-61 (Phillip Hughes, 15.2 ov), 4-110 (Michael Clarke, 29.2 ov), 5-110 (Michael Hussey, 29.3 ov), 6-112 (Brad Haddin, 31.2 ov), 7-130 (Mitchell Johnson, 37.3 ov), 8-170 (Usman Khawaja, 50.1 ov), 9-178 (Ryan Harris, 53.3 ov), 10-210 (Nathan Lyon, 59.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
UWMBCA Welegedara631322.1600
RAS Lakmal832312.8702
HMRKB Herath2337953.4300
S Randiv1436104.3500
TM Dilshan8.212623.1200
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 379 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NT Paranavitana lbw b Harris011000.00
TM Dilshan (c) b Harris1218273066.66
KC Sangakkara c Hussey b Watson1773921023.28
DPMD Jayawardene  b Harris10523131115145.45
TT Samaraweera c †Haddin b Johnson01422000.00
HAPW Jayawardene  b Harris01022000.00
AD Mathews  b Watson9519123813049.73
S Randiv c Clarke b Johnson0614000.00
HMRKB Herath c Copeland b Harris1214152085.71
RAS Lakmal c Johnson b Lyon59151055.55
UWMBCA Welegedara not out4850050.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1, w 1)3
TOTAL(95.5 Ov, RR: 2.64, 385 Mts)253
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 0.1 ov), 2-15 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 6.2 ov), 3-52 (Kumar Sangakkara, 24.5 ov), 4-63 (Thilan Samaraweera, 29.6 ov), 5-68 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 34.3 ov), 6-210 (Mahela Jayawardene, 86.1 ov), 7-221 (Suraj Randiv, 89.1 ov), 8-242 (Rangana Herath, 92.3 ov), 9-249 (Angelo Mathews, 94.1 ov), 10-253 (Suranga Lakmal, 95.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Harris2056253.1010
TA Copeland1662001.2500
MG Johnson1965622.9400
NM Lyon19.527313.6800
MJ Clarke601602.6600
SR Watson1361921.4600
RT Ponting20502.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Galle International Stadium
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Michael Hussey
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2005
Season2011
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days31 August, 1,2,3 September 2011 (5-day match)
Test debut
Trent Copeland
Nathan Lyon
Umpires
Richard Kettleborough
Aleem Dar
TV Umpire
Tony Hill
Reserve Umpire
Ranmore Martinesz
Match Referee
Chris Broad
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 31 Aug - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 273
Thu, 01 Sep - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 115/6 (UT Khawaja 2*, MG Johnson 3*, 33.5 ov)
Fri, 02 Sep - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 120/5 (DPMD Jayawardene 57*, AD Mathews 32*, 52 ov)
Sat, 03 Sep - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 253 (95.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • Rain: Sri Lanka - 126/5 in 55.3 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 58, AD Mathews 37)
  • AD Mathews: 50 off 89 balls (7 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 63.6 overs (384 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 151/5 in 65.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 68, AD Mathews 52)
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 215 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 41, AD Mathews 57, Ex 2)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 187/5 in 78.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 90, AD Mathews 66)
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 190/5 after 80.1 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 92, AD Mathews 67)
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 100 off 229 balls (14 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 83.6 overs (504 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 242/8 in 92.3 overs (AD Mathews 93)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 94.3 overs (567 balls), Extras 3
Day 3
  • Wet Ground: Australia - 115/6 in 33.5 overs (UT Khawaja 2, MG Johnson 3)
  • Rain: Australia - 115/6 in 33.5 overs (UT Khawaja 2, MG Johnson 3)
  • Lunch: Australia - 115/6 in 33.5 overs (UT Khawaja 2, MG Johnson 3)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 42.3 overs (256 balls), Extras 8
  • Over 46.2: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - RJ Harris (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Australia - 170/8 in 50.1 overs (RJ Harris 19)
  • Over 50.1: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - UT Khawaja (Struck down)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 56.2 overs (340 balls), Extras 10
  • Innings Break: Australia - 210/10 in 59.2 overs (TA Copeland 23)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Over 0.2: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - KC Sangakkara (Struck down)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 34/2 in 19.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 11, DPMD Jayawardene 11)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 23.1 overs (139 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 63/4 in 32.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 34, HAPW Jayawardene 0)
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 110 balls (8 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 41.2 overs (248 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 105/5 in 44.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 54, AD Mathews 20)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 102 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 17, AD Mathews 31, Ex 2)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 120/5 in 52.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 57, AD Mathews 32)
Day 2
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 24/1 in 15.0 overs (NT Paranavitana 6, KC Sangakkara 10)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 27.6 overs (168 balls), Extras 5
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 54/3 in 30.0 overs (NT Paranavitana 17, TT Samaraweera 7)
  • Over 30.0: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - NT Paranavitana (Upheld)
  • Over 40.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - HAPW Jayawardene (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 88/6 in 42.4 overs (AD Mathews 0)
  • Over 42.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - NT Paranavitana (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 46.3 overs (281 balls), Extras 8
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 105/10 in 50.0 overs (RAS Lakmal 2)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Drinks: Australia - 47/2 in 12.0 overs (PJ Hughes 24, MJ Clarke 17)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 12.5 overs (78 balls), Extras 2
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (PJ Hughes 26, MJ Clarke 26, Ex 1)
  • Tea: Australia - 0/0
  • Over 15.2: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - PJ Hughes (Struck down)
  • Over 20.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - MJ Clarke (Struck down)
  • Over 21.3: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - MJ Clarke (Upheld)
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 54 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 23.3 overs (142 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: Australia - 100/3 in 25.0 overs (MJ Clarke 54, MEK Hussey 11)
  • Over 29.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - MEK Hussey (Upheld)
  • Rain: Australia - 115/6 in 33.5 overs (UT Khawaja 2, MG Johnson 3)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 115/6 in 33.5 overs (UT Khawaja 2, MG Johnson 3)
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Wet Ground: Australia - 0/0
  • Drinks: Australia - 36/2 in 9.4 overs (RT Ponting 2)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 14.3 overs (87 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: Australia - 76/2 in 22.0 overs (RT Ponting 21, MJ Clarke 21)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (RT Ponting 28, MJ Clarke 23, Ex 0)
  • Over 24.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - MJ Clarke (Upheld)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 30.3 overs (183 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 118/4 in 39.0 overs (MEK Hussey 15, UT Khawaja 1)
  • Over 44.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - UT Khawaja (Struck down)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 51.1 overs (307 balls), Extras 1
  • Over 51.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - MEK Hussey (Struck down)
  • Tea: Australia - 157/5 in 53.2 overs (MEK Hussey 34)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 115 balls (5 x 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 67.1 overs (403 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 206/6 in 69.0 overs (MEK Hussey 59, MG Johnson 0)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 80.3 overs (483 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: Australia - 250/8 in 81.0 overs (MEK Hussey 74, TA Copeland 12)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 273/10 in 86.4 overs (NM Lyon 0)
  • Over 86.4: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - MEK Hussey (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Bad Light: Sri Lanka - 0/0
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 0/0