Result
1st Test, West Indies tour of Sri Lanka at Colombo (SSC), Jul 13-16 2005
285 & 113
(38.3 ov, target 172)
227 & 172/4
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SC Joseph lbw b Wijekoon2859834047.45
XM Marshall lbw b Vaas1011122090.90
RS Morton  b Muralitharan4374994158.10
N Deonarine c †Sangakkara b Malinga1238471031.57
S Chanderpaul (c)lbw b Vaas691582276143.67
DR Smith lbw b Malinga42310200.00
D Ramdin  b Wijekoon5673839076.71
OAC Banks  b Malinga321051374030.47
DBL Powell c Jayawardene b Malinga3780042.85
TL Best  b Vaas47121057.14
JJC Lawson not out4670066.66
Extras(lb 7, nb 13)20
TOTAL(88.4 Ov, RR: 3.21, 366 Mts)285
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Xavier Marshall, 2.6 ov), 2-72 (Sylvester Joseph, 19.3 ov), 3-95 (Runako Morton, 27.1 ov), 4-109 (Narsingh Deonarine, 30.1 ov), 5-113 (Dwayne Smith, 30.3 ov), 6-192 (Denesh Ramdin, 51.6 ov), 7-273 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 84.4 ov), 8-276 (Daren Powell, 85.6 ov), 9-281 (Omari Banks, 87.1 ov), 10-285 (Tino Best, 88.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas16.443532.1000
SL Malinga1417145.0708
G Wijekoon1014924.9000
M Muralitharan2985611.9300
HMRKB Herath1415203.7100
ST Jayasuriya511503.0000
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu (c) b Powell11712005.88
ST Jayasuriya c Smith b Lawson37190042.85
KC Sangakkara c †Ramdin b Banks3448735070.83
DPMD Jayawardene c Morton b Powell324530012.50
TT Samaraweera c & b Lawson1122540050.00
TM Dilshan c Smith b Banks32313470103.22
WPUJC Vaas  b Smith49991405049.49
G Wijekoon c Joseph b Best1221282057.14
HMRKB Herath c †Ramdin b Lawson2437484064.86
M Muralitharan  b Lawson3644714181.81
SL Malinga not out56111083.33
Extras(lb 6, nb 11)17
TOTAL(57.3 Ov, RR: 3.94, 277 Mts)227
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Marvan Atapattu, 2.5 ov), 2-7 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 3.4 ov), 3-32 (Mahela Jayawardene, 12.6 ov), 4-47 (Kumar Sangakkara, 15.4 ov), 5-91 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 23.3 ov), 6-93 (Thilan Samaraweera, 24.3 ov), 7-113 (Gayan Wijekoon, 30.3 ov), 8-149 (Rangana Herath, 41.1 ov), 9-215 (Chaminda Vaas, 54.5 ov), 10-227 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 57.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DBL Powell1343122.3802
JJC Lawson14.335944.0601
TL Best1114714.2707
OAC Banks1637024.3701
N Deonarine10909.0000
DR Smith20512.5000
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SC Joseph c Jayawardene b Muralitharan22841007.14
XM Marshall lbw b Vaas212160016.66
RS Morton lbw b Vaas023000.00
N Deonarine lbw b Vaas735530020.00
S Chanderpaul (c)not out481582211130.37
DR Smith lbw b Vaas0710000.00
D Ramdin lbw b Muralitharan1134581032.35
OAC Banks c Dilshan b Muralitharan731391022.58
DBL Powell c Jayawardene b Muralitharan013000.00
TL Best st †Sangakkara b Muralitharan2748753056.25
JJC Lawson c sub (UDU Chandana) b Muralitharan054000.00
Extras(b 8, nb 1)9
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 1.88, 271 Mts)113
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Xavier Marshall, 4.2 ov), 2-3 (Runako Morton, 4.4 ov), 3-15 (Sylvester Joseph, 9.2 ov), 4-21 (Narsingh Deonarine, 16.3 ov), 5-21 (Dwayne Smith, 18.4 ov), 6-48 (Denesh Ramdin, 33.2 ov), 7-69 (Omari Banks, 43.2 ov), 8-69 (Daren Powell, 43.3 ov), 9-113 (Tino Best, 59.1 ov), 10-113 (Jermaine Lawson, 59.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1891540.8300
SL Malinga1252201.8301
M Muralitharan2183661.7100
ST Jayasuriya612003.3300
HMRKB Herath301204.0000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 172 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ST Jayasuriya c Marshall b Lawson1519321078.94
MS Atapattu (c)c †Ramdin b Lawson2835563080.00
KC Sangakkara c Joseph b Lawson012000.00
DPMD Jayawardene not out41841404048.80
TT Samaraweera lbw b Lawson5167888076.11
TM Dilshan not out27272850100.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 2, w 2)10
TOTAL(38.3 Ov, RR: 4.46, 181 Mts)172/4
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 7.1 ov), 2-34 (Kumar Sangakkara, 7.2 ov), 3-49 (Marvan Atapattu, 11.3 ov), 4-135 (Thilan Samaraweera, 31.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DBL Powell804405.5012
JJC Lawson1214343.5810
TL Best8.313704.3500
OAC Banks703104.4200
DR Smith311103.6600
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Chaminda Vaas
Series resultSri Lanka led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1755
Season2005
Match days13,14,15,16 July 2005 (5-day match)
Test debut
Gayan Wijekoon
Xavier Marshall
Runako Morton
Denesh Ramdin
Umpires
Nadeem Ghauri
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Peter Manuel
Match Referee
Mike Procter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 13 Jul - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 271/6 (S Chanderpaul 69*, OAC Banks 30*, 82 ov)
Thu, 14 Jul - day 2 - West Indies 2nd innings 17/3 (N Deonarine 5*, S Chanderpaul 0*, 10.2 ov)
Fri, 15 Jul - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 59/6 (S Chanderpaul 29*, OAC Banks 0*, 35.5 ov)
Sat, 16 Jul - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 172/4 (38.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • West Indies 100 in 54.5 overs (Chanderpaul 44*, Best 18*)
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 24 overs (Jayawardene 24* ,Samaraweera 27*)
  • Samaraweera 50 in 53 balls, 8x4
Day 2
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 15.5 overs (Samaraweera 0*, Dilshan 4*)
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 28 overs (Vaas 3*, Wijekoon 5*)
  • Sri Lanka 200 in 52.4 overs (Vaas 47*, Muralitharan 16*)
Day 1
  • West Indies 1st innings
  • West Indies 50 in 14.3 overs (Joseph 16*, Morton 15*)
  • West Indies 100 in 28.5 overs (Deonarine 7*, Chanderpaul 1*)
  • West Indies 150 in 37.5 overs (Chanderpaul 12*, Ramdin 29*)
  • West Indies 200 in 53.2 overs (Chanderpaul 36*, Banks 0*)
  • Chanderpaul 50 in 118 balls, 5x4
  • West Indies 250 in 75.3 overs (Chanderpaul 56*, Banks 22*)