Result
1st Test, Colombo (SSC), Dec 27-31 2001, Zimbabwe tour of Sri Lanka
586/6d
(f/o)
184 & 236 (101.2 ov)
Sri Lanka won by an innings and 166 runs
Player Of The Match
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Sri Lanka586/6d(161 overs)1st Innings
Zimbabwe184(79.5 overs)1st Innings
Zimbabwe236(101.2 overs)2nd Innings
end of over 1021 runs • 1 wicket
ZIM: 236/10CRR: 2.32 
Heath Streak36 (84)
Chaminda Vaas21.2-6-77-1
Nuwan Zoysa15-4-33-2
101.2
w
Vaas to Olonga, OUT
HK Olonga c †Sangakkara b Vaas 0 (4m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
101.1
1
Vaas to Streak, 1 run
end of over 1019 runs • 1 wicket
ZIM: 235/9CRR: 2.32 
Henry Olonga0 (1)
Heath Streak35 (83)
Nuwan Zoysa15-4-33-2
Chaminda Vaas21-6-76-0
100.6
Zoysa to Olonga, no run
100.5
w
Zoysa to Brent, OUT
GB Brent c Jayasuriya b Zoysa 7 (51m 47b 0x4 0x6) SR: 14.89
100.4
3
Zoysa to Streak, 3 runs
100.3
Zoysa to Streak, no run
100.2
2
Zoysa to Streak, 2 runs
100.1
4
Zoysa to Streak, FOUR runs
end of over 1004 runs
ZIM: 226/8CRR: 2.26 
Gary Brent7 (46)
Heath Streak26 (79)
Chaminda Vaas21-6-76-0
Nuwan Zoysa14-4-24-1
99.6
Vaas to Brent, no run
99.5
Vaas to Brent, no run
99.4
1
Vaas to Streak, 1 run
99.3
Vaas to Streak, no run
99.2
Vaas to Streak, no run
99.1
3
Vaas to Brent, 3 runs
end of over 996 runs
ZIM: 222/8CRR: 2.24 
Gary Brent4 (43)
Heath Streak25 (76)
Nuwan Zoysa14-4-24-1
Chaminda Vaas20-6-72-0
98.6
1
Zoysa to Brent, 1 run
98.5
4b
Zoysa to Brent, 4 byes
98.4
1
Zoysa to Streak, 1 run
98.3
Zoysa to Streak, no run
Best performances - batsmen
KC Sangakkara
128 runs (186)
22 fours
1 sixes
Control98%
Productive shot
off side drive on front foot
62 runs
10 fours
0 sixes
327929161151
TT Samaraweera
123 runs (166)
12 fours
1 sixes
Control100%
Productive shot
leg glance
55 runs
5 fours
0 sixes
771733061736
Best performances - bowlers
M Muralitharan
O
36
M
17
R
35
W
4
Eco
0.97
M Muralitharan
O
26
M
8
R
53
W
4
Eco
2.03
Match details
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossZimbabwe , elected to field first
SeriesZimbabwe tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Kumar Sangakkara
Series resultSri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1581
Season2001/02
Match days27,28,29,31 December 2001 (5-day match)
Umpires
Riazuddin
Peter Manuel
TV Umpire
Tyron Wijewardene
Match Referee
Cammie Smith