Result
1st Test, Sri Lanka tour of India at Chennai, Dec 2-6 2005
(43 ov)
168/4
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Gambhir  b Vaas0711000.00
V Sehwag c Atapattu b Vaas36284370128.57
R Dravid (c)c †Sangakkara b Vaas321051423030.47
SR Tendulkar lbw b Muralitharan221261572017.46
VVS Laxman run out (sub [Tharanga]/†Sangakkara)543641011.62
SC Ganguly c Dilshan b Fernando524311020.83
MS Dhoni c Gunawardene b Bandara3054836055.55
IK Pathan c & b Muralitharan045000.00
AB Agarkar run out (Gunawardene/†Sangakkara)416190025.00
A Kumble c & b Vaas935371025.71
Harbhajan Singh not out44610100.00
Extras(b 12, lb 2, nb 6)20
TOTAL(73.2 Ov, RR: 2.27, 303 Mts)167
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Gautam Gambhir, 2.1 ov), 2-45 (Virender Sehwag, 8.5 ov), 3-97 (Rahul Dravid, 37.2 ov), 4-108 (Sachin Tendulkar, 49.1 ov), 5-109 (VVS Laxman, 53.1 ov), 6-117 (Sourav Ganguly, 56.4 ov), 7-118 (Irfan Pathan, 57.3 ov), 8-128 (Ajit Agarkar, 62.2 ov), 9-159 (Anil Kumble, 72.2 ov), 10-167 (MS Dhoni, 73.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas21142040.9500
CRD Fernando1645813.6206
M Muralitharan2566022.4000
HMCM Bandara11.261511.3200
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DA Gunawardene c †Dhoni b Pathan4661066.66
KC Sangakkara lbw b Kumble3052735057.69
DPMD Jayawardene c Gambhir b Kumble718011914188.75
TT Samaraweera not out3593977037.63
MS Atapattu (c) b Kumble720381035.00
TM Dilshan not out814141057.14
Extras(nb 7, w 1, pen 5)13
TOTAL(43 Ov, RR: 3.9, 179 Mts)168/4
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Avishka Gunawardene, 0.6 ov), 2-62 (Kumar Sangakkara, 14.6 ov), 3-124 (Mahela Jayawardene, 28.6 ov), 4-158 (Marvan Atapattu, 38.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
IK Pathan704316.1410
AB Agarkar1032902.9000
SC Ganguly201608.0002
Harbhajan Singh923403.7700
A Kumble1534132.7305
MATCH DETAILS
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of India
Player Of The Match
Chaminda Vaas
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1775
Season2005/06
Match days2,3,4,5,6 December 2005 (5-day match)
Test debut
MS Dhoni
Umpires
Mark Benson
Daryl Harper
TV Umpire
Krishna Hariharan
Match Referee
Sir Clive Lloyd
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Dec - day 1 - no play
Sat, 03 Dec - day 2 - no play
Sun, 04 Dec - day 3 - no play
Mon, 05 Dec - day 4 - India 1st innings 90/2 (R Dravid 30*, SR Tendulkar 11*, 32.3 ov)
Tue, 06 Dec - day 5 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 168/4 (43 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 168/4 (43 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - India 1st innings 90/2 (R Dravid 30*, SR Tendulkar 11*, 32.3 ov)
Day 3
  • Play called off due to wet conditions
  • day 3 - no play
Day 2
  • Play called off due to wet conditions
  • day 2 - no play
Day 1
  • Day's play called off due to heavy rain.
  • day 1 - no play