Result
3rd Test, Colombo (PSS), Aug 3-7 2010, India tour of Sri Lanka
425 & 267
(68.3 ov, target 257)
436 & 258/5
India won by 5 wickets
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NT Paranavitana c †Dhoni b Sharma815172053.33
TM Dilshan run out (Vijay/†Dhoni)41701184058.57
KC Sangakkara (c)c Sehwag b Ojha751141735265.78
DPMD Jayawardene lbw b Ojha561541883036.36
TT Samaraweera not out13728837012147.56
AD Mathews lbw b Ojha45841236053.57
HAPW Jayawardene lbw b Ojha941381021.95
S Randiv c Dravid b Sehwag830340026.66
SL Malinga c & b Mishra44410100.00
BAW Mendis c Raina b Sharma34147007.31
UWMBCA Welegedara c †Dhoni b Sharma43310133.33
Extras(b 8, lb 4, nb 16, w 7)35
TOTAL(138 Ov, RR: 3.07, 562 Mts)425
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 3.6 ov), 2-102 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 24.3 ov), 3-157 (Kumar Sangakkara, 42.4 ov), 4-241 (Mahela Jayawardene, 72.6 ov), 5-330 (Angelo Mathews, 100.3 ov), 6-359 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 112.5 ov), 7-381 (Suraj Randiv, 122.6 ov), 8-386 (Lasith Malinga, 123.5 ov), 9-421 (Ajantha Mendis, 137.3 ov), 10-425 (Chanaka Welegedara, 137.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Mithun2227803.5430
I Sharma2367233.1304
A Mishra42314013.3307
PP Ojha461011542.5004
V Sehwag50811.6001
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
M Vijay c Mendis b Malinga1435492040.00
V Sehwag c Welegedara b Randiv109105194190103.80
R Dravid lbw b Mathews2326345088.46
SR Tendulkar c †HAPW Jayawardene b Malinga4172885056.94
VVS Laxman c DPMD Jayawardene b Mendis56971427057.73
SK Raina c Sangakkara b Mendis6211111310055.85
MS Dhoni (c) †c †HAPW Jayawardene b Malinga1530481050.00
A Mithun c DPMD Jayawardene b Randiv46771145059.74
A Mishra c Dilshan b Randiv4066994060.60
I Sharma c Paranavitana b Randiv819250042.10
PP Ojha not out1770014.28
Extras(b 6, lb 6, nb 8, w 1)21
TOTAL(106.1 Ov, RR: 4.1, 457 Mts)436
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Murali Vijay, 10.4 ov), 2-92 (Rahul Dravid, 17.4 ov), 3-183 (Sachin Tendulkar, 35.6 ov), 4-199 (Virender Sehwag, 40.1 ov), 5-304 (VVS Laxman, 70.5 ov), 6-321 (Suresh Raina, 74.4 ov), 7-350 (MS Dhoni, 81.2 ov), 8-414 (Abhimanyu Mithun, 98.6 ov), 9-433 (Amit Mishra, 104.2 ov), 10-436 (Ishant Sharma, 106.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SL Malinga30311933.9604
UWMBCA Welegedara1508805.8612
BAW Mendis30410923.6301
AD Mathews401313.2500
S Randiv25.168043.1701
TM Dilshan201507.5000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NT Paranavitana c †Dhoni b Sehwag1644472036.36
TM Dilshan c Vijay b Sehwag1322561059.09
KC Sangakkara (c)c Raina b Ojha2849791057.14
S Randiv lbw b Ojha637321016.21
DPMD Jayawardene c Dravid b Ojha518271027.77
TT Samaraweera c †Dhoni b Mithun831392186059.71
AD Mathews c Tendulkar b Mishra59121055.55
HAPW Jayawardene lbw b Mishra011000.00
SL Malinga lbw b Sehwag1537402040.54
BAW Mendis c Raina b Mishra7815717510149.68
UWMBCA Welegedara not out45211080.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 6, w 4)14
TOTAL(85.2 Ov, RR: 3.12, 359 Mts)267
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 9.5 ov), 2-39 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 11.6 ov), 3-63 (Suraj Randiv, 20.5 ov), 4-77 (Mahela Jayawardene, 26.5 ov), 5-78 (Kumar Sangakkara, 28.3 ov), 6-87 (Angelo Mathews, 31.1 ov), 7-87 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 31.2 ov), 8-125 (Lasith Malinga, 42.2 ov), 9-243 (Thilan Samaraweera, 80.6 ov), 10-267 (Ajantha Mendis, 85.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Mithun812212.7500
I Sharma1735403.1744
PP Ojha2858933.1700
V Sehwag1505133.4000
A Mishra17.214732.7102
India 2nd Innings (target: 257 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
M Vijay c DPMD Jayawardene b Randiv2753683050.94
V Sehwag c DPMD Jayawardene b Randiv038000.00
R Dravid  b Randiv722320031.81
SR Tendulkar c †HAPW Jayawardene b Randiv541221863044.26
I Sharma c Sangakkara b Randiv426270015.38
VVS Laxman not out10314920312069.12
SK Raina not out4145734191.11
Extras(b 5, lb 6, nb 9, w 2)22
TOTAL(68.3 Ov, RR: 3.76, 302 Mts)258/5
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Virender Sehwag, 1.5 ov), 2-27 (Rahul Dravid, 9.1 ov), 3-49 (Murali Vijay, 15.2 ov), 4-62 (Ishant Sharma, 21.3 ov), 5-171 (Sachin Tendulkar, 51.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SL Malinga1214904.0813
S Randiv2938252.8201
AD Mathews20502.5000
UWMBCA Welegedara8.323404.0014
BAW Mendis1406504.6401
TM Dilshan301204.0000
MATCH DETAILS
P Sara Oval, Colombo
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
VVS Laxman
Player Of The Series
Virender Sehwag
Series result3-match series drawn 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1968
Season2010
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days3,4,5,6,7 August 2010 (5-day match)
Umpires
Rod Tucker
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Kumar Dharmasena
Reserve Umpire
Prageeth Rambukwella
Match Referee
Andy Pycroft
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 03 Aug - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 293/4 (TT Samaraweera 65*, AD Mathews 26*, 86.5 ov)
Wed, 04 Aug - day 2 - India 1st innings 180/2 (V Sehwag 97*, SR Tendulkar 40*, 35 ov)
Thu, 05 Aug - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 45/2 (KC Sangakkara 12*, S Randiv 0*, 16 ov)
Fri, 06 Aug - day 4 - India 2nd innings 53/3 (SR Tendulkar 11*, I Sharma 2*, 18 ov)
Sat, 07 Aug - day 5 - India 2nd innings 258/5 (68.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Drinks: India - 93/4 in 32.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 32, VVS Laxman 14)
  • India: 100 runs in 33.3 overs (206 balls), Extras 11
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 92 balls (SR Tendulkar 23, VVS Laxman 28, Ex 2)
  • SR Tendulkar: 50 off 106 balls (3 x 4)
  • Lunch: India - 145/4 in 47.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 50, VVS Laxman 46)
  • India: 150 runs in 47.6 overs (294 balls), Extras 12
  • VVS Laxman: 50 off 81 balls (4 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 173 balls (SR Tendulkar 38, VVS Laxman 55, Ex 7)
  • India: 200 runs in 57.6 overs (358 balls), Extras 21
  • Drinks: India - 203/5 in 59.0 overs (VVS Laxman 79, SK Raina 11)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 71 balls (VVS Laxman 25, SK Raina 25, Ex 2)
  • VVS Laxman: 100 off 146 balls (12 x 4)
  • India: 250 runs in 68.0 overs (419 balls), Extras 22
Day 4
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 16.6 overs (105 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 78/5 in 28.3 overs (TT Samaraweera 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 34.6 overs (216 balls), Extras 10
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 143/8 in 44.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 33, BAW Mendis 10)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 46.6 overs (291 balls), Extras 13
  • TT Samaraweera: 50 off 79 balls (6 x 4)
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 77 balls (TT Samaraweera 32, BAW Mendis 16, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 188/8 in 61.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 63, BAW Mendis 24)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 63.6 overs (394 balls), Extras 14
  • 9th Wicket: 100 runs in 192 balls (TT Samaraweera 52, BAW Mendis 45, Ex 3)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 225/8 in 74.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 78, BAW Mendis 45)
  • BAW Mendis: 50 off 122 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 241/8 after 80.1 overs (TT Samaraweera 82, BAW Mendis 57)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 81.2 overs (498 balls), Extras 14
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 267/10 in 85.2 overs (UWMBCA Welegedara 4)
  • India 2nd innings
  • India: 50 runs in 15.3 overs (95 balls), Extras 6
  • End Of Day: India - 53/3 in 18.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 11, I Sharma 2)
Day 3
  • V Sehwag: 100 off 90 balls (18 x 4)
  • India: 200 runs in 41.3 overs (255 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: India - 216/4 in 49.0 overs (VVS Laxman 12, SK Raina 6)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 94 balls (VVS Laxman 20, SK Raina 27, Ex 3)
  • India: 250 runs in 55.6 overs (342 balls), Extras 14
  • Lunch: India - 282/4 in 64.0 overs (VVS Laxman 42, SK Raina 39)
  • VVS Laxman: 50 off 79 balls (6 x 4)
  • India: 300 runs in 67.3 overs (411 balls), Extras 14
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 164 balls (VVS Laxman 51, SK Raina 47, Ex 3)
  • SK Raina: 50 off 96 balls (8 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 341/6 in 79.0 overs (MS Dhoni 9, A Mithun 11)
  • India: 350 runs in 81.1 overs (494 balls), Extras 18
  • New Ball Taken: India 360/7 after 85.1 overs (A Mithun 18, A Mishra 4)
  • Tea: India - 378/7 in 90.0 overs (A Mithun 26, A Mishra 12)
  • India: 400 runs in 95.6 overs (585 balls), Extras 21
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 90 balls (A Mithun 21, A Mishra 26, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: India - 433/9 in 104.2 overs (I Sharma 6)
  • Innings Break: India - 436/10 in 106.1 overs (PP Ojha 1)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 45/2 in 16.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 12, S Randiv 0)
Day 2
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 88.5 overs (549 balls), Extras 23
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 330/4 in 100.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 77, AD Mathews 45)
  • Sri Lanka: 350 runs in 108.1 overs (667 balls), Extras 29
  • TT Samaraweera: 100 off 229 balls (10 x 4)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 369/6 in 117.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 104, S Randiv 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 400 runs in 131.5 overs (809 balls), Extras 34
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 407/8 in 135.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 125, BAW Mendis 2)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 425/10 in 138.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 137)
  • India 1st innings
  • Tea: India - 28/0 in 7.0 overs (M Vijay 6, V Sehwag 21)
  • India: 50 runs in 11.2 overs (69 balls), Extras 1
  • V Sehwag: 50 off 44 balls (11 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 92/2 in 17.4 overs (V Sehwag 52)
  • India: 100 runs in 19.6 overs (124 balls), Extras 4
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (V Sehwag 22, SR Tendulkar 29, Ex 1)
  • India: 150 runs in 29.6 overs (185 balls), Extras 5
  • Bad Light: India - 180/2 in 35.0 overs (V Sehwag 97, SR Tendulkar 40)
  • End Of Day: India - 180/2 in 35.0 overs (V Sehwag 97, SR Tendulkar 40)
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 36/1 in 11.4 overs (TM Dilshan 22, KC Sangakkara 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 14.1 overs (87 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 81 balls (TM Dilshan 21, KC Sangakkara 27, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 24.2 overs (150 balls), Extras 4
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 102/2 in 24.3 overs (KC Sangakkara 48)
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 69 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 147/2 in 40.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 67, DPMD Jayawardene 20)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 40.6 overs (255 balls), Extras 11
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 109 balls (KC Sangakkara 24, DPMD Jayawardene 21, Ex 6)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 194/3 in 55.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 39, TT Samaraweera 18)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 56.1 overs (348 balls), Extras 13
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 117 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 21, TT Samaraweera 30, Ex 2)
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 140 balls (3 x 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 235/3 in 71.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 55, TT Samaraweera 36)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 75.5 overs (471 balls), Extras 22
  • TT Samaraweera: 50 off 112 balls (5 x 4)
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 274/4 after 82.1 overs (TT Samaraweera 55, AD Mathews 17)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 80 balls (TT Samaraweera 23, AD Mathews 25, Ex 2)
  • Bad Light: Sri Lanka - 293/4 in 86.5 overs (TT Samaraweera 65, AD Mathews 26)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 293/4 in 86.5 overs (TT Samaraweera 65, AD Mathews 26)