Result
1st Test, Darwin, Jul 1-3 2004, Sri Lanka tour of Australia
207 & 201
(65.4 ov, target 312)
97 & 162
Australia won by 149 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer c Chandana b Samaraweera30701073042.85
ML Hayden c Jayasuriya b Vaas37831314044.57
MTG Elliott c Arnold b Vaas1810012.50
DR Martyn c Arnold b Jayasuriya47841245055.95
DS Lehmann lbw b Malinga571071267053.27
SM Katich c †Sangakkara b Vaas943580020.93
AC Gilchrist (c) †c †Sangakkara b Malinga033000.00
SK Warne run out (Arnold/†Sangakkara)218280011.11
JN Gillespie lbw b Vaas413170030.76
MS Kasprowicz not out27110028.57
GD McGrath c Samaraweera b Vaas011000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 6, nb 8, w 2)18
TOTAL(71.3 Ov, RR: 2.89, 310 Mts)207
Fall of wickets: 1-72 (Justin Langer, 24.1 ov), 2-73 (Matthew Elliott, 25.5 ov), 3-80 (Matthew Hayden, 29.1 ov), 4-177 (Damien Martyn, 54.4 ov), 5-189 (Darren Lehmann, 59.1 ov), 6-189 (Adam Gilchrist, 59.4 ov), 7-201 (Shane Warne, 67.1 ov), 8-202 (Simon Katich, 69.1 ov), 9-207 (Jason Gillespie, 71.2 ov), 10-207 (Glenn McGrath, 71.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas18.363151.6701
SL Malinga1435023.5716
DNT Zoysa1342401.8411
TT Samaraweera914314.7700
UDU Chandana603005.0000
ST Jayasuriya1142111.9000
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu (c) b McGrath49100044.44
ST Jayasuriya lbw b McGrath825501032.00
KC Sangakkara lbw b Gillespie217160011.76
DPMD Jayawardene c Langer b Gillespie1443512032.55
DNT Zoysa c †Gilchrist b McGrath1227492044.44
TT Samaraweera c †Gilchrist b McGrath19120011.11
TM Dilshan not out1759931028.81
RP Arnold c Elliott b McGrath615191040.00
UDU Chandana c †Gilchrist b Warne1436441138.88
WPUJC Vaas c Hayden b Warne512101041.66
SL Malinga c Gillespie b Warne069000.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 7)14
TOTAL(41.5 Ov, RR: 2.31, 186 Mts)97
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Marvan Atapattu, 2.2 ov), 2-20 (Kumar Sangakkara, 5.4 ov), 3-33 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 10.4 ov), 4-47 (Mahela Jayawardene, 17.5 ov), 5-50 (Thilan Samaraweera, 20.2 ov), 6-51 (Nuwan Zoysa, 22.1 ov), 7-59 (Russel Arnold, 26.5 ov), 8-85 (Upul Chandana, 37.1 ov), 9-91 (Chaminda Vaas, 39.5 ov), 10-97 (Lasith Malinga, 41.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath1543752.4605
JN Gillespie1341821.3800
MS Kasprowicz711502.1402
SK Warne6.512032.9200
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer c †Sangakkara b Vaas1012121083.33
ML Hayden c †Sangakkara b Zoysa26160033.33
MTG Elliott c Dilshan b Vaas039000.00
DR Martyn c †Sangakkara b Malinga731651022.58
DS Lehmann c †Sangakkara b Malinga5159828086.44
SM Katich c Dilshan b Chandana1556842026.78
AC Gilchrist (c) †run out (Jayawardene/†Sangakkara)801231829065.04
SK Warne lbw b Malinga15130020.00
JN Gillespie c Samaraweera b Chandana1645443035.55
MS Kasprowicz c & b Malinga1539641138.46
GD McGrath not out022000.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 1)4
TOTAL(63.1 Ov, RR: 3.18, 291 Mts)201
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Justin Langer, 2.4 ov), 2-12 (Matthew Hayden, 3.1 ov), 3-14 (Matthew Elliott, 4.1 ov), 4-64 (Damien Martyn, 16.1 ov), 5-77 (Darren Lehmann, 20.5 ov), 6-114 (Simon Katich, 34.4 ov), 7-127 (Shane Warne, 37.3 ov), 8-154 (Jason Gillespie, 48.3 ov), 9-201 (Adam Gilchrist, 62.4 ov), 10-201 (Michael Kasprowicz, 63.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1445123.6400
DNT Zoysa1635713.5600
SL Malinga15.134242.7601
ST Jayasuriya63901.5000
UDU Chandana1113022.7200
RP Arnold10909.0000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 312 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu (c)c Warne b Kasprowicz1039440025.64
ST Jayasuriya lbw b McGrath1647732034.04
KC Sangakkara run out (Martyn)045000.00
DPMD Jayawardene  b McGrath441141502038.59
TT Samaraweera c †Gilchrist b Kasprowicz32811172039.50
TM Dilshan c †Gilchrist b Kasprowicz1444560031.81
RP Arnold c †Gilchrist b Kasprowicz1123291047.82
UDU Chandana  b Kasprowicz1722233077.27
WPUJC Vaas not out1016231062.50
DNT Zoysa c †Gilchrist b Kasprowicz18110012.50
SL Malinga c †Gilchrist b Kasprowicz011000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 4, w 2)7
TOTAL(65.4 Ov, RR: 2.46)162
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Marvan Atapattu, 11.2 ov), 2-23 (Kumar Sangakkara, 12.3 ov), 3-30 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 16.5 ov), 4-109 (Thilan Samaraweera, 45.3 ov), 5-113 (Mahela Jayawardene, 48.1 ov), 6-132 (Russel Arnold, 55.2 ov), 7-141 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 59.4 ov), 8-152 (Upul Chandana, 61.6 ov), 9-162 (Nuwan Zoysa, 65.3 ov), 10-162 (Lasith Malinga, 65.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath1692421.5011
JN Gillespie1323702.8410
MS Kasprowicz17.433972.2003
SK Warne1926103.2100
MATCH DETAILS
TIO Stadium, Darwin
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Glenn McGrath
Series resultAustralia led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1705
Season2004
Match days1,2,3 July 2004 (5-day match)
Test debut
Lasith Malinga
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Aleem Dar
TV Umpire
Simon Taufel
Match Referee
Chris Broad
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 01 Jul - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 43/3 (DPMD Jayawardene 12*, DNT Zoysa 8*, 16 ov)
Fri, 02 Jul - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 201
Sat, 03 Jul - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 162 (65.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • Sri Lanka 2nd Innings: 1x7 ball over (13th over, bowled by McGrath, called by Aleem Dar)
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 27.1 overs (Jayawardene 11*, Samaraweera 6*)
  • Lunch - Sri Lanka 50/3 in 28 overs (Jayawardene 11*, Samaraweera 6*)
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 43.5 overs (Jayawardene 42*, Samaraweera 25*)
  • Tea - Sri Lanka 135/6 in 57 overs (Dilshan 13*, Chandana 2*)
  • Sri Lanka 150 in 61.5 overs (Chandana 17*, Vaas 1*)
Day 2
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 19.5 overs (Zoysa 11*, Samaraweera 1*)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Australia 50 in 13.5 overs (Martyn 7*, Lehmann 30*)
  • Lehmann 50 in 55 balls, 8x4
  • Tea - Australia 84/5 in 25 overs (Katich 4*, Gilchrist 7*)
  • Australia 100 in 27.1 overs (Katich 9*, Gilchrist 20*)
  • Australia 2nd Innings: 1x7 ball over (3rd over, bowled by Chaminda Vaas, called by Aleem Dar)
  • Australia 150 in 47.4 overs (Gilchrist 48*, Gillespie 16*)
  • Gilchrist 50 in 80 balls, 5x4
  • Australia 200 in 61.3 overs (Gilchrist 80*, Kasprowicz 15*)
Day 1
  • Australia 50 in 16.1 overs (Langer 20*, Hayden 25*)
  • Lunch - Australia 75/2 in 27 overs (Hayden 36*, Martyn 1*)
  • Australia 100 in 33.2 overs (Martyn 15*, Lehmann 7*)
  • Australia 150 in 47 overs (Martyn 34*, Lehmann 35*)
  • Tea - Australia 177/4 in 54.4 overs (Lehmann 48*)
  • Lehmann 50 in 111 mins off 93 balls, 4x4
  • Australia 200 in 66.2 overs (Katich 8*, Warne 2*)
  • Attendance: 4995
General
  • 12th Men: SCG MacGill (Australia) and HMRKB Herath (Sri Lanka)