Result
3rd Test, Colombo (SSC), Nov 29 - Dec 3 2001, West Indies tour of Sri Lanka
390 & 262
(5.3 ov, target 26)
627/9d & 27/0
Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets
Player Of The Match
West Indies
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
D Ganga lbw b Vaas625340024.00
CH Gayle c †Sangakkara b Vaas034000.00
RR Sarwan run out (Jayawardene)6916224410042.59
BC Lara  b Vaas22135443623262.42
CL Hooper (c)lbw b Vaas56841738066.66
MN Samuels lbw b Vaas425360016.00
RD Jacobs  b Zoysa215220013.33
M Dillon lbw b Vaas212170016.66
D Ramnarine c Jayawardene b Muralitharan0615000.00
PT Collins c Samaraweera b Vaas46101066.66
MI Black not out024000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 7, nb 14)26
TOTAL(113.2 Ov, RR: 3.44, 494 Mts)390
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Chris Gayle, 0.4 ov), 2-17 (Daren Ganga, 6.6 ov), 3-211 (Ramnaresh Sarwan, 59.6 ov), 4-347 (Carl Hooper, 94.5 ov), 5-359 (Marlon Samuels, 102.1 ov), 6-368 (Ridley Jacobs, 105.5 ov), 7-376 (Mervyn Dillon, 109.5 ov), 8-385 (Brian Lara, 111.3 ov), 9-389 (Dinanath Ramnarine, 112.3 ov), 10-390 (Pedro Collins, 113.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas32.2512073.71010
DNT Zoysa2045512.7502
TT Samaraweera803103.8702
MRCN Bandaratilleke923704.1100
M Muralitharan37611513.1000
ST Jayasuriya301103.6600
RP Arnold30802.6600
HP Tillakaratne10101.0000
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu c Gayle b Collins4771057.14
ST Jayasuriya (c)c Ramnarine b Black851662449151.20
KC Sangakkara c Gayle b Dillon55911326060.43
DPMD Jayawardene lbw b Dillon39901534043.33
RP Arnold c †Jacobs b Hooper651482364043.91
HP Tillakaratne not out20434354223059.47
TT Samaraweera run out (Black)872522588034.52
WPUJC Vaas c Samuels b Collins2331372074.19
DNT Zoysa  b Hooper1025261040.00
MRCN Bandaratilleke c †Jacobs b Collins2529313086.20
M Muralitharan not out45140080.00
Extras(b 5, lb 14, nb 5, w 2)26
TOTAL(197 Ov, RR: 3.18, 840 Mts)627/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Marvan Atapattu, 1.2 ov), 2-104 (Kumar Sangakkara, 29.2 ov), 3-179 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 51.4 ov), 4-204 (Mahela Jayawardene, 66.1 ov), 5-345 (Russel Arnold, 103.1 ov), 6-510 (Thilan Samaraweera, 168.2 ov), 7-550 (Chaminda Vaas, 177.2 ov), 8-569 (Nuwan Zoysa, 184.6 ov), 9-611 (Niroshan Bandaratilleke, 193.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Dillon46913122.8423
PT Collins47415633.3102
MI Black32612313.8400
D Ramnarine1735103.0000
CL Hooper43711222.6000
CH Gayle1012802.8000
RR Sarwan20703.5000
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
D Ganga lbw b Vaas1019232052.63
CH Gayle c Jayawardene b Vaas014000.00
RR Sarwan c †Sangakkara b Vaas6614020311047.14
BC Lara  b Zoysa13021525914160.46
CL Hooper (c)st †Sangakkara b Muralitharan919320047.36
MN Samuels c Jayawardene b Muralitharan022000.00
RD Jacobs not out3163882049.20
M Dillon c sub (UDU Chandana) b Vaas832371025.00
D Ramnarine lbw b Vaas021000.00
PT Collins lbw b Vaas026000.00
MI Black lbw b Vaas011000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 3)8
TOTAL(82 Ov, RR: 3.19, 335 Mts)262
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Chris Gayle, 0.6 ov), 2-20 (Daren Ganga, 4.2 ov), 3-161 (Ramnaresh Sarwan, 51.5 ov), 4-203 (Carl Hooper, 60.4 ov), 5-203 (Marlon Samuels, 60.6 ov), 6-240 (Brian Lara, 69.6 ov), 7-258 (Mervyn Dillon, 79.4 ov), 8-258 (Dinanath Ramnarine, 79.6 ov), 9-262 (Pedro Collins, 81.5 ov), 10-262 (Marlon Black, 81.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas2537172.8402
DNT Zoysa1114514.0901
M Muralitharan36511623.2200
TT Samaraweera822302.8701
MRCN Bandaratilleke20201.0000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 26 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu not out19182530105.55
ST Jayasuriya (c)not out815250053.33
Extras0
TOTAL(5.3 Ov, RR: 4.9, 25 Mts)27/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Dillon301204.0000
PT Collins2.301506.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Brian Lara
Chaminda Vaas
Player Of The Series
Brian Lara
Series resultSri Lanka won the 3-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 1572
Season2001/02
Match days29,30 November, 1,2,3 December 2001 (5-day match)
Umpires
Russell Tiffin
Asoka de Silva
TV Umpire
Gamini Silva
Match Referee
Raman Subba Row
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 29 Nov - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 327/3 (BC Lara 178*, CL Hooper 52*, 90 ov)
Fri, 30 Nov - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 193/3 (DPMD Jayawardene 32*, RP Arnold 10*, 59 ov)
Sat, 01 Dec - day 3 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 477/5 (HP Tillakaratne 143*, TT Samaraweera 68*, 154 ov)
Sun, 02 Dec - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 145/2 (RR Sarwan 57*, BC Lara 76*, 45 ov)
Mon, 03 Dec - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 27/0 (5.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • West Indies 150/2 in 182 mins, 46 overs
  • Lara 100 runs for 169 balls 200 mins (4x11)(1x6)
  • West Indies 250/6 in 306 mins, 75.3 overs
Day 4
  • West Indies taken 3rd new ball after 164 overs, Sri Lanka 496/5 (Tillakaratne 145*, Samaraweera 81*)
  • Sri Lanka 500/5 in 166.1 overs
  • Tillakaratne 150 runs for 261 balls (4x18)
  • Sri Lanka 550/5 in 177 overs
  • At Lunch: Sri Lanka 560/7 in 181 overs (Tillakaratne 173*, Zoysa 3*)
  • Sri Lanka 600/7 in 190.3 overs
  • Tillakaratne 200 runs for 335 balls (4x18)
  • At Tea: West Indies 55/2 in 50 mins 11 overs
  • Sarwan 50 runs for 44 balls 72 mins (4x11)
  • West Indies 100/2 in 110 mins, 25.4 overs
  • Lara 50 runs for 81 balls 116 mins (4x6)
Day 3
  • Sri Lanka 200/3 in 255 mins, 62.1 overs
  • Sri Lanka 250/4 in 370 mins, 82.5 overs
  • West Indies taken 2nd new ball after 81.5 overs, Sri Lanka 253/4 (Arnold 36*, Tillakaratne 23*)
  • Tillakaratne 50 runs for 77 balls in 107 mins (4x4)
  • At Lunch: Sri Lanka 293/4 in 405 mins, 89 overs (Arnold 49*, Tillakaratne 50*)
  • Arnold 50 runs 105 balls in 266 mins (4x4)
  • Sri Lanka 300/4 in 379 mins, 90.3 overs
  • Sri Lanka 350/5 in 480 mins, 105.5 overs
  • Tillakaratne 100 runs for 149 balls in 338 mins (4x14)
  • At Tea: Sri Lanka 390/5 in 119 overs (Tillakaratne 106*, Samaraweera 18*)
  • Sri Lanka 400/5 in 663 mins, 124.1 overs
  • Sri Lanka 450/5 in 700 mins, 145 overs
  • Samaraweera 50 runs for 162, balls in 156 mins (4x3)
Day 2
  • Sri Lanka taken 2nd new ball after 92 overs, West Indies 339/3 (Lara 184*, Hooper 54*)
  • West Indies 350/4 in 330 mins, 95.3 overs
  • Lara 200 runs for 327 balls in 395 mins (4x22)(6x1)
  • Sri Lanka 50/1 in 67 mins 31.2 overs
  • At Tea: Sri Lanka 77/1 in 108 mins, 32 overs (Jayasuriya 30*, Sangakkara 37*)
  • Sangakkara 50 runs for 83 balls in 117 mins (4x5)
  • Sri Lanka 100/1 in 125 mins, 25.4 overs
  • Jayasuriya 50 runs for 101 balls in 170 mins (4x4)
  • Sri Lanka 150/2 in 190 mins, 41.1 overs
Day 1
  • West Indies 50/2 in 70 mins, 13 overs
  • At Lunch: West Indies 90/2 in 120 mins, 27 overs (Lara 38*, Sarwan 31*)
  • West Indies 100/2 in 136 mins 30.5 overs
  • Lara 50 runs for 79 balls in 105 mins (4x5)
  • Sarwan 50 for 111 balls in 168 mins (4x8)
  • West Indies 150/2 in 176 mins, 41.2 overs
  • Lara 100 runs for 159 balls in 187 mins (4x12)
  • West Indies 200/2 in 234 mins, 56.4 overs
  • At Tea: West Indies 207/2 in 240 mins, 58 overs (Lara 112*, Sarwan 68*)
  • West Indies 250/3 in 300 mins 67.2 overs
  • Lara 150 runs for 227 balls in 192 mins (4x19)(6x1)
  • West Indies 300/3 in 320 mins, 78.5 overs
  • Hooper 50 runs for 62 balls in 102 mins (4x8)
General
  • 12th man: UDU Chandana (SL), WW Hinds (WI)
  • Stand by Umpire: P Manuel