Result
3rd Test, Colombo (SSC), Sep 16-20 2011, Australia tour of Sri Lanka
316 & 488
(2 ov, target 332)
473 & 7/0
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SR Watson c Dilshan b Eranga818361044.44
PJ Hughes  b Lakmal025000.00
SE Marsh  b Herath812072767039.13
RT Ponting c †HAPW Jayawardene b Lakmal48911196052.74
MJ Clarke (c)c †HAPW Jayawardene b Eranga624441025.00
MEK Hussey  b Eranga11817825312266.29
BJ Haddin c †HAPW Jayawardene b Eranga3557856061.40
MG Johnson c Herath b Welegedara829421027.58
PM Siddle c Paranavitana b Welegedara012000.00
TA Copeland c DPMD Jayawardene b Welegedara1890012.50
NM Lyon not out315300020.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 1)8
TOTAL(104.3 Ov, RR: 3.02, 455 Mts)316
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Phillip Hughes, 1.2 ov), 2-22 (Shane Watson, 8.1 ov), 3-101 (Ricky Ponting, 35.5 ov), 4-120 (Michael Clarke, 44.2 ov), 5-190 (Shaun Marsh, 67.3 ov), 6-265 (Brad Haddin, 86.5 ov), 7-293 (Mitchell Johnson, 96.2 ov), 8-293 (Peter Siddle, 96.3 ov), 9-295 (Trent Copeland, 98.3 ov), 10-316 (Michael Hussey, 104.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
UWMBCA Welegedara2167533.5700
RAS Lakmal2136022.8503
RMS Eranga23.366542.7610
HMRKB Herath2757812.8800
TM Dilshan1203402.8300
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NT Paranavitana c Ponting b Johnson461011465045.54
HDRL Thirimanne  b Siddle28801062035.00
KC Sangakkara c †Haddin b Siddle7917622710044.88
DPMD Jayawardene c †Haddin b Watson511201599042.50
TM Dilshan (c)c †Haddin b Copeland8313117814063.35
AD Mathews not out10526940410039.03
HAPW Jayawardene c Clarke b Copeland47861153254.65
RMS Eranga  b Siddle1239552030.76
HMRKB Herath lbw b Siddle317260017.64
UWMBCA Welegedara run out (Lyon/Watson/†Haddin)18160012.50
RAS Lakmal  b Johnson1318373072.22
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 2)5
TOTAL(174 Ov, RR: 2.71, 739 Mts)473
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Lahiru Thirimanne, 25.4 ov), 2-97 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 35.6 ov), 3-198 (Mahela Jayawardene, 76.4 ov), 4-210 (Kumar Sangakkara, 81.4 ov), 5-331 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 117.3 ov), 6-412 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 145.1 ov), 7-436 (Shaminda Eranga, 157.6 ov), 8-444 (Rangana Herath, 163.4 ov), 9-450 (Chanaka Welegedara, 166.2 ov), 10-473 (Suranga Lakmal, 173.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TA Copeland40109322.3200
PM Siddle3589142.6002
MG Johnson35612223.4800
SR Watson2685412.0700
NM Lyon3459102.6700
MEK Hussey21502.5000
RT Ponting201407.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SR Watson lbw b Herath2133574063.63
PJ Hughes c Thirimanne b Herath12622031416157.27
SE Marsh c Thirimanne b Herath1856731032.14
RT Ponting c DPMD Jayawardene b Herath2880983035.00
MJ Clarke (c)c Paranavitana b Herath11217825914362.92
MEK Hussey c Welegedara b Dilshan9313822611167.39
BJ Haddin c Lakmal b Herath3062794048.38
MG Johnson c Eranga b Welegedara4651066.66
PM Siddle lbw b Herath2634434076.47
TA Copeland c Paranavitana b Eranga323330013.04
NM Lyon not out17120014.28
Extras(b 5, lb 11, nb 4, w 6)26
TOTAL(138.5 Ov, RR: 3.51, 604 Mts)488
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Shane Watson, 11.5 ov), 2-122 (Shaun Marsh, 31.6 ov), 3-188 (Ricky Ponting, 55.5 ov), 4-220 (Phillip Hughes, 73.6 ov), 5-396 (Michael Clarke, 111.6 ov), 6-448 (Michael Hussey, 123.5 ov), 7-452 (Mitchell Johnson, 124.6 ov), 8-471 (Brad Haddin, 131.4 ov), 9-486 (Peter Siddle, 135.6 ov), 10-488 (Trent Copeland, 138.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RMS Eranga18.526213.2911
RAS Lakmal2228603.9013
UWMBCA Welegedara2438813.6600
HMRKB Herath521115773.0100
TM Dilshan1906213.2600
HDRL Thirimanne10707.0000
NT Paranavitana201005.0000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 332 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NT Paranavitana not out2670033.33
HDRL Thirimanne not out4671066.66
Extras(w 1)1
TOTAL(2 Ov, RR: 3.5, 7 Mts)7/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TA Copeland10303.0010
NM Lyon10404.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Michael Hussey
Player Of The Series
Michael Hussey
Series resultAustralia won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2008
Season2011
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days16,17,18,19,20 September 2011 (5-day match)
Test debut
Shaminda Eranga
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Tony Hill
TV Umpire
Richard Kettleborough
Reserve Umpire
Asoka de Silva
Match Referee
Chris Broad
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 16 Sep - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 235/5 (MEK Hussey 63*, BJ Haddin 21*, 81.2 ov)
Sat, 17 Sep - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 166/2 (KC Sangakkara 61*, DPMD Jayawardene 31*, 65 ov)
Sun, 18 Sep - day 3 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 428/6 (AD Mathews 85*, RMS Eranga 5*, 155 ov)
Mon, 19 Sep - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 209/3 (PJ Hughes 122*, MJ Clarke 8*, 68 ov)
Tue, 20 Sep - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 7/0 (2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Drinks: Australia - 238/4 in 81.0 overs (MJ Clarke 20, MEK Hussey 9)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 83.1 overs (501 balls), Extras 17
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 268/4 after 86.6 overs (MJ Clarke 45, MEK Hussey 12)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 82 balls (MJ Clarke 35, MEK Hussey 13, Ex 5)
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 97 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 92.4 overs (559 balls), Extras 18
  • Lunch: Australia - 303/4 in 93.0 overs (MJ Clarke 71, MEK Hussey 21)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 144 balls (MJ Clarke 73, MEK Hussey 25, Ex 5)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 99.4 overs (601 balls), Extras 22
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 139 balls (14 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • 5th Wicket: 150 runs in 176 balls (MJ Clarke 92, MEK Hussey 48, Ex 10)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 91 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 385/4 in 108.0 overs (MJ Clarke 110, MEK Hussey 59)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 112.3 overs (678 balls), Extras 24
  • Tea: Australia - 429/5 in 120.0 overs (MEK Hussey 80, BJ Haddin 19)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 70 balls (MEK Hussey 26, BJ Haddin 25, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 124.3 overs (751 balls), Extras 25
  • Drinks: Australia - 478/8 in 135.0 overs (PM Siddle 18, TA Copeland 2)
  • Over 135.6: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - AL Hill, Batsman - PM Siddle (Struck down)
  • Over 138.2: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - NM Lyon (Upheld)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 488/10 in 138.5 overs (NM Lyon 1)
Day 4
  • Over 163.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - AL Hill, Batsman - HMRKB Herath (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 450 runs in 165.3 overs (994 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 450/9 in 166.2 overs (AD Mathews 95)
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 453/9 after 169.4 overs (AD Mathews 98, RAS Lakmal 0)
  • AD Mathews: 100 off 256 balls (10 x 4)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 473/10 in 174.0 overs (AD Mathews 105)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Lunch: Australia - 16/0 in 3.0 overs (SR Watson 7, PJ Hughes 4)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 10.2 overs (62 balls), Extras 5
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 62 balls (SR Watson 21, PJ Hughes 24, Ex 5)
  • Over 11.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - AL Hill, Batsman - SR Watson (Upheld)
  • Drinks: Australia - 74/1 in 16.0 overs (PJ Hughes 44, SE Marsh 4)
  • PJ Hughes: 50 off 67 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 25.5 overs (155 balls), Extras 6
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 113 balls (PJ Hughes 34, SE Marsh 14, Ex 5)
  • Tea: Australia - 127/2 in 33.0 overs (PJ Hughes 78, RT Ponting 0)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 39.2 overs (236 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: Australia - 163/2 in 44.0 overs (PJ Hughes 97, RT Ponting 15)
  • Over 47.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - AL Hill, Batsman - PJ Hughes (Struck down)
  • PJ Hughes: 100 off 141 balls (14 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 95 balls (PJ Hughes 28, RT Ponting 21, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: Australia - 188/3 in 55.5 overs (PJ Hughes 109)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 65.3 overs (393 balls), Extras 12
  • End Of Day: Australia - 209/3 in 68.0 overs (PJ Hughes 122, MJ Clarke 8)
  • Over 67.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - AL Hill, Batsman - PJ Hughes (Struck down)
Day 3
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 117 balls (9 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 239 balls (KC Sangakkara 48, DPMD Jayawardene 51, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 199/3 in 79.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 73, TM Dilshan 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 79.1 overs (474 balls), Extras 1
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 206/3 after 81.1 overs (KC Sangakkara 75, TM Dilshan 5)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 91.3 overs (548 balls), Extras 2
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 250/4 in 92.0 overs (TM Dilshan 29, AD Mathews 15)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 75 balls (TM Dilshan 29, AD Mathews 20, Ex 1)
  • TM Dilshan: 50 off 70 balls (10 x 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 291/4 in 107.0 overs (TM Dilshan 55, AD Mathews 30)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 107.6 overs (647 balls), Extras 2
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 185 balls (TM Dilshan 64, AD Mathews 35, Ex 1)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 337/5 in 121.0 overs (AD Mathews 42, HAPW Jayawardene 5)
  • AD Mathews: 50 off 119 balls (7 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 350 runs in 125.2 overs (752 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 383/5 in 135.0 overs (AD Mathews 66, HAPW Jayawardene 26)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 106 balls (AD Mathews 24, HAPW Jayawardene 26, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 400 runs in 140.3 overs (843 balls), Extras 4
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 428/6 in 155.0 overs (AD Mathews 85, RMS Eranga 5)
Day 2
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 90 balls (MEK Hussey 29, BJ Haddin 21, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 84.1 overs (508 balls), Extras 8
  • Over 86.5: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - AL Hill, Batsman - BJ Haddin (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Australia - 273/6 in 91.0 overs (MEK Hussey 82, MG Johnson 5)
  • MEK Hussey: 100 off 157 balls (11 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 100.1 overs (604 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Australia - 301/9 in 101.0 overs (MEK Hussey 106, NM Lyon 0)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 316/10 in 104.3 overs (NM Lyon 3)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 9/0 in 3.0 overs (NT Paranavitana 8, HDRL Thirimanne 1)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings: 1x5 ball over (4th over, bowled by PM Siddle, called by Umpire AL Hill)
  • Over 6.4: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - NT Paranavitana (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 43/0 in 18.0 overs (NT Paranavitana 26, HDRL Thirimanne 17)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 24.2 overs (145 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 145 balls (NT Paranavitana 28, HDRL Thirimanne 23, Ex 0)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 86/1 in 33.0 overs (NT Paranavitana 40, KC Sangakkara 18)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 36.6 overs (221 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 124/2 in 45.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 31, DPMD Jayawardene 19)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 53.2 overs (319 balls), Extras 0
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 86 balls (9 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 104 balls (KC Sangakkara 28, DPMD Jayawardene 25, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 153/2 in 56.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 53, DPMD Jayawardene 26)
  • Bad Light: Sri Lanka - 166/2 in 65.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 61, DPMD Jayawardene 31)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 166/2 in 65.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 61, DPMD Jayawardene 31)
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Wet Ground: Australia - 0/0
  • Drinks: Australia - 33/2 in 13.0 overs (SE Marsh 18, RT Ponting 4)
  • Over 17.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - RT Ponting (Struck down)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 19.6 overs (120 balls), Extras 3
  • Lunch: Australia - 63/2 in 27.0 overs (SE Marsh 26, RT Ponting 25)
  • Wet Ground: Australia - 63/2 in 27.0 overs (SE Marsh 26, RT Ponting 25)
  • Over 27.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - RT Ponting (Struck down)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 130 balls (SE Marsh 16, RT Ponting 31, Ex 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 35.0 overs (212 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Australia - 114/3 in 41.0 overs (SE Marsh 46, MJ Clarke 6)
  • SE Marsh: 50 off 125 balls (5 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 55.3 overs (336 balls), Extras 6
  • Tea: Australia - 154/4 in 56.0 overs (SE Marsh 68, MEK Hussey 18)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 103 balls (SE Marsh 22, MEK Hussey 28, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 71.2 overs (431 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Australia - 204/5 in 72.0 overs (MEK Hussey 47, BJ Haddin 6)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 90 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 230/5 after 80.1 overs (MEK Hussey 58, BJ Haddin 21)
  • Bad Light: Australia - 235/5 in 81.2 overs (MEK Hussey 63, BJ Haddin 21)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 235/5 in 81.2 overs (MEK Hussey 63, BJ Haddin 21)