Result
1st Test, Christchurch, Dec 7-9 2006, Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand
154 & 170
(33 ov, target 119)
206 & 119/5
New Zealand won by 5 wickets
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WU Tharanga c How b Franklin33961383134.37
ST Jayasuriya c Fleming b Bond57121071.42
KC Sangakkara c Sinclair b Bond4781057.14
DPMD Jayawardene (c)c Franklin b Bond816242050.00
CK Kapugedera lbw b Franklin37861157043.02
LPC Silva  b Franklin025000.00
HAPW Jayawardene c How b Martin739611017.94
WPUJC Vaas c †McCullum b Oram411190036.36
MF Maharoof c Fleming b Oram1532382146.87
SL Malinga not out717301041.17
M Muralitharan c Astle b Martin1491520155.55
Extras(lb 13, nb 6, w 1)20
TOTAL(52.4 Ov, RR: 2.92, 237 Mts)154
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 2.5 ov), 2-17 (Kumar Sangakkara, 4.3 ov), 3-37 (Mahela Jayawardene, 10.1 ov), 4-87 (Upul Tharanga, 31.6 ov), 5-87 (Chamara Silva, 33.2 ov), 6-106 (Chamara Kapugedera, 37.3 ov), 7-110 (Chaminda Vaas, 41.1 ov), 8-121 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 46.5 ov), 9-132 (Farveez Maharoof, 49.5 ov), 10-154 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 52.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SE Bond1324333.3001
CS Martin16.423722.2213
JEC Franklin1203032.5002
JDP Oram1053023.0000
NJ Astle10101.0000
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CD Cumming  b Muralitharan431311865032.82
JM How lbw b Malinga046000.00
MS Sinclair c †HAPW Jayawardene b Vaas36841005042.85
SP Fleming (c)c Kapugedera b Maharoof481582106030.37
NJ Astle lbw b Muralitharan2420050.00
JDP Oram c Silva b Vaas13110033.33
BB McCullum  b Vaas033000.00
DL Vettori c DPMD Jayawardene b Malinga631141428055.26
JEC Franklin lbw b Muralitharan096000.00
SE Bond lbw b Muralitharan18160012.50
CS Martin not out035000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 7)12
TOTAL(85.4 Ov, RR: 2.4, 348 Mts)206
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Jamie How, 1.3 ov), 2-73 (Mathew Sinclair, 25.5 ov), 3-106 (Craig Cumming, 46.2 ov), 4-108 (Nathan Astle, 46.6 ov), 5-113 (Jacob Oram, 49.1 ov), 6-113 (Brendon McCullum, 49.4 ov), 7-188 (Stephen Fleming, 79.2 ov), 8-190 (James Franklin, 80.5 ov), 9-206 (Shane Bond, 84.3 ov), 10-206 (Daniel Vettori, 85.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1844932.7201
SL Malinga19.424322.1803
MF Maharoof1434413.1403
M Muralitharan3476541.9100
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WU Tharanga c Fleming b Bond2440473060.00
ST Jayasuriya run out (Bond)1011130190.90
KC Sangakkara not out10015417312164.93
DPMD Jayawardene (c)c Fleming b Franklin069000.00
CK Kapugedera c Oram b Bond1650016.66
LPC Silva c Vettori b Bond032000.00
HAPW Jayawardene run out (Bond)1135492031.42
WPUJC Vaas c †McCullum b Oram036000.00
MF Maharoof c †McCullum b Bond718230038.88
SL Malinga c †McCullum b Franklin02850000.00
M Muralitharan run out (Martin/†McCullum)819372042.10
Extras(lb 5, nb 4)9
TOTAL(53.1 Ov, RR: 3.19, 207 Mts)170
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 2.6 ov), 2-44 (Upul Tharanga, 10.6 ov), 3-45 (Mahela Jayawardene, 13.2 ov), 4-46 (Chamara Kapugedera, 14.3 ov), 5-46 (Chamara Silva, 14.6 ov), 6-74 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 26.2 ov), 7-80 (Chaminda Vaas, 27.3 ov), 8-99 (Farveez Maharoof, 32.5 ov), 9-143 (Lasith Malinga, 44.6 ov), 10-170 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 53.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SE Bond19.156343.2803
CS Martin1123803.4500
JEC Franklin1313422.6101
JDP Oram711912.7100
DL Vettori201005.0000
NJ Astle10101.0000
New Zealand 2nd Innings (target: 119 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CD Cumming c †HAPW Jayawardene b Vaas4357664275.43
JM How lbw b Muralitharan1131540035.48
MS Sinclair c Sangakkara b Muralitharan418220022.22
SP Fleming (c)lbw b Vaas035000.00
NJ Astle lbw b Muralitharan2439503061.53
JDP Oram not out1246551026.08
BB McCullum not out148921175.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 4, w 5)11
TOTAL(33 Ov, RR: 3.6, 133 Mts)119/5
Fall of wickets: 1-58 (Jamie How, 12.5 ov), 2-66 (Craig Cumming, 15.4 ov), 3-66 (Stephen Fleming, 17.1 ov), 4-68 (Mathew Sinclair, 18.1 ov), 5-103 (Nathan Astle, 30.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1233322.7503
SL Malinga413508.7510
M Muralitharan1453432.4200
MF Maharoof301505.0001
MATCH DETAILS
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Shane Bond
Series resultNew Zealand led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1820
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-1.10pm, Tea 3.10-3.30pm, Close 5.30pm
Match days7,8,9 December 2006 (5-day match)
Test debut
Chamara Silva
Umpires
Simon Taufel
Brian Jerling
TV Umpire
Gary Baxter
Reserve Umpire
Dave Quested
Match Referee
Javagal Srinath
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 07 Dec - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 85/2 (CD Cumming 37*, SP Fleming 7*, 33 ov)
Fri, 08 Dec - day 2 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 125/8 (KC Sangakkara 63*, SL Malinga 0*, 37 ov)
Sat, 09 Dec - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 119/5 (33 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • Rain: Sri Lanka - 136/8 in 42.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 74, SL Malinga 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 47.1 overs (287 balls), Extras 9
  • KC Sangakkara: 100 off 154 balls (12 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • New Zealand 2nd innings
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 0/0
  • Rain: New Zealand - 0/0 in 0.4 overs (CD Cumming 0, JM How 0)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 11.3 overs (74 balls), Extras 9
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 74 balls (CD Cumming 32, JM How 11, Ex 9)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 58/1 in 12.5 overs (CD Cumming 38)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 29.1 overs (180 balls), Extras 10
  • Tea: New Zealand - 102/4 in 30.0 overs (NJ Astle 24, JDP Oram 9)
Day 2
  • New Zealand 1st innings
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 42.2 overs (259 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 108/4 in 47.0 overs (SP Fleming 20)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 61.5 overs (377 balls), Extras 8
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 155/6 in 63.0 overs (SP Fleming 42, DL Vettori 23)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 97 balls (SP Fleming 21, DL Vettori 30, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 188/6 in 79.0 overs (SP Fleming 48, DL Vettori 47)
  • DL Vettori: 50 off 99 balls (6 x 4)
  • New Zealand: 200 runs in 83.4 overs (509 balls), Extras 12
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 0/0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 46/5 in 15.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 5)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 15.1 overs (93 balls), Extras 6
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 33.4 overs (204 balls), Extras 7
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 89 balls (6 x 4)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 125/8 in 37.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 63, SL Malinga 0)
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 11.6 overs (73 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 55/3 in 13.0 overs (WU Tharanga 16, CK Kapugedera 16)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 77/3 in 28.0 overs (WU Tharanga 27, CK Kapugedera 23)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 134 balls (WU Tharanga 18, CK Kapugedera 24, Ex 8)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 35.5 overs (219 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 110/6 in 41.0 overs (HAPW Jayawardene 6, WPUJC Vaas 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 52.1 overs (320 balls), Extras 20
  • New Zealand 1st innings
  • Tea: New Zealand - 0/0
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 33/1 in 15.0 overs (CD Cumming 16, MS Sinclair 15)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 20.4 overs (126 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 116 balls (CD Cumming 25, MS Sinclair 24, Ex 1)
  • End Of Day: New Zealand - 85/2 in 33.0 overs (CD Cumming 37, SP Fleming 7)
  • New Zealand 2nd innings
  • Test Commentators: George Binoy, Binoy George and Saajan Nair
  • Test Scorer: Gautham