Result
1st Test, Galle, Nov 13-17 2001, West Indies tour of Sri Lanka
448 & 144
(0.4 ov, target 3)
590/9d & 6/0
Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets
Player Of The Match
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
D Ganga c Jayawardene b Vaas471071305043.92
CH Gayle c †Sangakkara b Vaas919271047.36
RR Sarwan  b Muralitharan882132649041.31
BC Lara c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan17829438219060.54
CL Hooper (c)c & b Muralitharan691201827057.50
MN Samuels  b Muralitharan1648502033.33
RD Jacobs c †Sangakkara b Vaas831340025.80
NC McGarrell c Arnold b Muralitharan416330025.00
M Dillon c Jayasuriya b Vaas55910100.00
D Ramnarine not out011000.00
CEL Stuart  b Muralitharan011000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 6, nb 5, pen 5)24
TOTAL(141.4 Ov, RR: 3.16, 564 Mts)448
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Chris Gayle, 6.2 ov), 2-95 (Daren Ganga, 35.3 ov), 3-240 (Ramnaresh Sarwan, 73.5 ov), 4-393 (Carl Hooper, 118.6 ov), 5-423 (Brian Lara, 129.6 ov), 6-434 (Marlon Samuels, 133.5 ov), 7-440 (Ridley Jacobs, 138.3 ov), 8-448 (Mervyn Dillon, 140.5 ov), 9-448 (Neil McGarrell, 141.3 ov), 10-448 (Colin Stuart, 141.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas3169543.0603
TCB Fernando1828004.4401
M Muralitharan53.41112662.3400
MRCN Bandaratilleke2237603.4500
ST Jayasuriya922402.6600
TT Samaraweera602404.0001
RP Arnold21402.0000
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu c Lara b Ramnarine611552673039.35
ST Jayasuriya (c)c McGarrell b Dillon25192740131.57
KC Sangakkara run out (Ganga/Hooper)14037353216037.53
DPMD Jayawardene run out (Samuels)9913317113074.43
RP Arnold lbw b Ramnarine3366854050.00
HP Tillakaratne not out1052473853042.51
TT Samaraweera c †Jacobs b Stuart771802201042.77
WPUJC Vaas c Samuels b Dillon720281035.00
MRCN Bandaratilleke c †Jacobs b Ramnarine414150028.57
M Muralitharan lbw b Stuart1415231093.33
Extras(b 1, lb 13, nb 7, w 4)25
TOTAL(202.4 Ov, RR: 2.91)590/9d
Did not bat: TCB Fernando 
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 4.6 ov), 2-146 (Marvan Atapattu, 49.6 ov), 3-308 (Mahela Jayawardene, 92.5 ov), 4-358 (Russel Arnold, 113.6 ov), 5-395 (Kumar Sangakkara, 134.4 ov), 6-549 (Thilan Samaraweera, 189.1 ov), 7-562 (Chaminda Vaas, 194.3 ov), 8-567 (Niroshan Bandaratilleke, 197.6 ov), 9-590 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 202.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Dillon511112122.3700
CEL Stuart37.4713823.6623
NC McGarrell3139503.0600
D Ramnarine581215832.7213
CL Hooper2435902.4500
MN Samuels10505.0000
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
D Ganga c Tillakaratne b Bandaratilleke331041333031.73
CH Gayle c Muralitharan b Vaas1129008.33
RR Sarwan c Arnold b Muralitharan301031293029.12
BC Lara c Muralitharan b Samaraweera40991012040.40
CL Hooper (c)c Jayasuriya b Bandaratilleke618140033.33
MN Samuels lbw b Muralitharan22548008.00
RD Jacobs  b Muralitharan934630026.47
NC McGarrell not out1045541022.22
M Dillon lbw b Muralitharan0128000.00
D Ramnarine  b Vaas0730000.00
CEL Stuart c Vaas b Muralitharan219220010.52
Extras(b 2, lb 2, nb 7)11
TOTAL(78.3 Ov, RR: 1.83, 306 Mts)144
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Chris Gayle, 2.5 ov), 2-70 (Daren Ganga, 35.2 ov), 3-70 (Ramnaresh Sarwan, 36.2 ov), 4-83 (Carl Hooper, 41.1 ov), 5-93 (Marlon Samuels, 48.6 ov), 6-131 (Brian Lara, 63.4 ov), 7-135 (Ridley Jacobs, 66.1 ov), 8-138 (Mervyn Dillon, 68.5 ov), 9-139 (Dinanath Ramnarine, 71.4 ov), 10-144 (Colin Stuart, 78.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1782021.1703
MRCN Bandaratilleke1964622.4200
M Muralitharan31.3104451.3900
TCB Fernando201005.0003
ST Jayasuriya501302.6000
TT Samaraweera41711.7501
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 3 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ST Jayasuriya (c)not out64510150.00
MS Atapattu not out00500-
Extras0
TOTAL(0.4 Ov, RR: 9.0, 5 Mts)6/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CEL Stuart0.40609.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Galle International Stadium
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Muttiah Muralitharan
Series resultSri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1567
Season2001/02
Match days13,14,15,16,17 November 2001 (5-day match)
Test debut
Charitha Buddhika
Umpires
John Hampshire
Peter Manuel
TV Umpire
Tyron Wijewardene
Match Referee
Raman Subba Row
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 13 Nov - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 316/3 (BC Lara 117*, CL Hooper 34*, 97 ov)
Wed, 14 Nov - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 103/1 (MS Atapattu 45*, KC Sangakkara 27*, 35 ov)
Thu, 15 Nov - day 3 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 343/3 (KC Sangakkara 126*, RP Arnold 18*, 110 ov)
Fri, 16 Nov - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 9/1 (D Ganga 3*, RR Sarwan 5*, 7 ov)
Sat, 17 Nov - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 6/0 (0.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • West Indies 50 in 101 minutes from 26.2 overs
  • Lunch: West Indies 92/4 in 170 minutes from 47 overs (Lara 11*, Samuels 2*)
  • West Indies 100 in 190 minutes from 53.4 overs
  • Tea: West Indies 144 in 268 minutes from 76.3 overs
Day 4
  • Sri Lanka 350/3 in 560 minutes from 111.2 overs
  • Sri Lanka 400/5 in 685 minutes from 137.1 overs
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 412/5 in from 145 overs (Tillakaratne 48*, Samaraweera 18*)
  • Tillakaratne 50 from 140 balls (4x3)
  • Sri Lanka 450/5 from 161.2 overs
  • Sri Lanka 500/5 from 176.5 overs
  • Samaraweera 50 from 136 balls (4x1)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka 504/5 in 179 overs (Tillakaratne 76*, Samaraweera 50*)
  • West Indies taken 3rd new ball after 186 overs (Tillakaratne 84*, Samaraweera 64*)
  • Sri Lanka 550/6 in from 189.5 overs
  • Tillakaratne 100 from 242 balls (4x3)
  • Sri Lanka 590/9 declared from 202.4 overs
  • Close of Play Day 4: West Indies 9/1 in 7 overs (Ganga 3*, Sarwan 5*)
Day 3
  • Atapattu 50 in 215 minutes from 114 balls (4x3)
  • Sangakkara 50 in 172 minutes from 124 balls (4x8)
  • Sri Lanka 150/2 in 274 minutes from 51.5 overs
  • Sri Lanka 200/2 in 335 minutes from 67.5 overs
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 223/2 in 352 minutes from 73 overs (Sangakkara 80*, Jayawardene 48*)
  • Jayawardene 50 in 92 minutes from 73 balls (4x5)
  • Sri Lanka 250/2 in 379 minutes from 79.4 overs
  • Sangakkara 100 in 285 minutes from 239 balls (4x13)
  • West Indies taken 2nd new ball after 88 overs (Sangakkara 100*, Jayawardene 81*)
  • Sri Lanka 300/2 in 435 minutes from 92.4 overs
  • Tea: Sri Lanka 317/3 in 470 minutes from 99 overs (Sangakkara 115*, Arnold 4*)
  • Close of Play Day 3: called off due to bad light Sri Lanka 343/3 in 110 overs (Sangakkara 126*, Arnold 18*)
Day 2
  • Sri Lanka taken 2nd new ball after 97 overs (Lara 117*, Hooper 34*)
  • Hooper 50 in 110 minutes from 70 balls (4x7)
  • West Indies 350 in 422 minutes from 105.5 overs
  • Lara 150 in 324 minutes from 239 balls (4x17)
  • West Indies 400 in 488 minutes from 123.2 overs
  • Lunch: West Indies 409/4 in 500 minutes from 127 overs (Lara 167*, Samuels 7*)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka 44/1 in 40 minutes from 9 overs (Atapattu 14*, Sangakkara 1*)
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 123 minutes from 13.1 overs
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 192 minutes from 33.1 overs
  • Close of Play Day 2: Sri Lanka 103/1 in 200 minutes 35 overs (Atapattu 45*, Sangakkara 27*)
Day 1
  • West Indies 50 in 82 minutes from 20.1 overs
  • Lunch: West Indies 85/1 120 minutes from 33 overs (Ganga 46*, Sarwan 25*)
  • West Indies 100 in 144 minutes from 38.5 overs
  • RR Sarwan 50 in 142 minutes from 119 balls (4x5)
  • West Indies 150 in 181 minutes from 49.1 overs
  • Lara 50 in 88 minutes from 71 balls (4x6)
  • West Indies 200 in 227 minutes from 61.4 overs
  • Tea: West Indies 210/2 240 minutes from 66 overs (Sarwan 79*, Lara 59*)
  • West Indies 250 in 290 minutes from 77.2 overs
  • Lara 100 in 215 minutes from 150 balls (4x12)
  • West Indies 300 in 360 minutes from 90.1 overs
  • Close of Play Day 1: West Indies 316/3 in 380 minutes 97 overs (Lara 117*, Hooper 34*)
General
  • Stand by Umpire: LV Jayasundara
  • 12th man: ASA Perera(SL), LV Garrick (WI)