Result
1st Test, Colombo (SSC), Jun 14-17 2000, Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka
273 & 123
(42 ov, target 131)
266 & 131/5
Pakistan won by 5 wickets
Player Of The Match
Pakistan
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu c Mohammad Wasim b Arshad Khan732192769033.33
ST Jayasuriya (c)c Younis Khan b Waqar Younis2635753074.28
RP Arnold  b Waqar Younis48120050.00
PA de Silva c Wasim Akram b Arshad Khan3048754062.50
DPMD Jayawardene c †Moin Khan b Wasim Akram771452226053.10
A Ranatunga run out (Mushtaq Ahmed)610151060.00
RS Kaluwitharana c Mohammad Wasim b Arshad Khan4770057.14
WPUJC Vaas  b Mushtaq Ahmed321270014.28
DNT Zoysa st †Moin Khan b Arshad Khan1737370045.94
M Muralitharan c Wasim Akram b Waqar Younis1837472048.64
CRD Fernando not out521270023.80
Extras(b 5, lb 1, nb 4)10
TOTAL(97.2 Ov, RR: 2.8, 418 Mts)273
Fall of wickets: 1-52 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 16.1 ov), 2-56 (Russel Arnold, 18.5 ov), 3-109 (Aravinda de Silva, 37.1 ov), 4-176 (Marvan Atapattu, 63.2 ov), 5-187 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 66.2 ov), 6-193 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 67.6 ov), 7-206 (Chaminda Vaas, 74.6 ov), 8-245 (Nuwan Zoysa, 85.4 ov), 9-257 (Mahela Jayawardene, 90.3 ov), 10-273 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 97.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wasim Akram2065512.7503
Waqar Younis14.205033.4800
Abdul Razzaq1815803.2200
Mushtaq Ahmed1414213.0000
Arshad Khan3186242.0001
Pakistan 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Saeed Anwar c Ranatunga b Muralitharan561362008041.17
Mohammad Wasim c Arnold b Fernando834390023.52
Younis Khan c Fernando b Muralitharan2359762038.98
Mohammad Yousuf c Jayawardene b Muralitharan2680033.33
Moin Khan (c) †c Fernando b Zoysa471161625140.51
Inzamam-ul-Haq c Jayawardene b Zoysa1252610023.07
Abdul Razzaq run out (Fernando)048000.00
Wasim Akram  b Fernando782042456238.23
Waqar Younis c Zoysa b Muralitharan410111040.00
Mushtaq Ahmed c Arnold b Muralitharan22724007.40
Arshad Khan not out995184109.47
Extras(lb 4, nb 18, w 3)25
TOTAL(120.5 Ov, RR: 2.2, 519 Mts)266
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Mohammad Wasim, 9.4 ov), 2-67 (Younis Khan, 27.4 ov), 3-75 (Mohammad Yousuf, 29.1 ov), 4-130 (Saeed Anwar, 47.2 ov), 5-159 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 62.2 ov), 6-160 (Abdul Razzaq, 63.6 ov), 7-165 (Moin Khan, 68.5 ov), 8-173 (Waqar Younis, 71.5 ov), 9-176 (Mushtaq Ahmed, 77.6 ov), 10-266 (Wasim Akram, 120.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas2975201.7903
DNT Zoysa1943021.5700
PA de Silva31401.3300
CRD Fernando15.515323.3436
M Muralitharan471211552.4409
DPMD Jayawardene21201.0000
ST Jayasuriya43601.5000
A Ranatunga11000.0000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu c Saeed Anwar b Arshad Khan40961386041.66
ST Jayasuriya (c)lbw b Waqar Younis822351036.36
RP Arnold c Mohammad Wasim b Wasim Akram11321007.69
PA de Silva c Inzamam-ul-Haq b Abdul Razzaq21811142025.92
DPMD Jayawardene c Mohammad Wasim b Arshad Khan11221008.33
A Ranatunga c Saeed Anwar b Wasim Akram720410035.00
RS Kaluwitharana c Younis Khan b Arshad Khan69141066.66
WPUJC Vaas c & b Wasim Akram2057740035.08
DNT Zoysa c Inzamam-ul-Haq b Wasim Akram1347611027.65
CRD Fernando  b Wasim Akram0411000.00
M Muralitharan not out3980033.33
Extras(lb 1, nb 1, w 1)3
TOTAL(61.3 Ov, RR: 2.0, 278 Mts)123
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 6.6 ov), 2-25 (Russel Arnold, 11.2 ov), 3-67 (Marvan Atapattu, 30.3 ov), 4-71 (Mahela Jayawardene, 34.6 ov), 5-73 (Aravinda de Silva, 37.2 ov), 6-82 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 40.3 ov), 7-88 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 43.5 ov), 8-120 (Chaminda Vaas, 59.1 ov), 9-120 (Nuwan Zoysa, 59.2 ov), 10-123 (Dilhara Fernando, 61.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Waqar Younis932112.3300
Wasim Akram15.314552.9011
Abdul Razzaq1462311.6400
Arshad Khan2283031.3600
Mushtaq Ahmed10303.0000
Pakistan 2nd Innings (target: 131 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Saeed Anwar c Fernando b Zoysa623340026.08
Mohammad Wasim lbw b Muralitharan3060801050.00
Mohammad Yousuf  b Muralitharan1124421045.83
Inzamam-ul-Haq c Arnold b Muralitharan1315192086.66
Wasim Akram not out20631052031.74
Moin Khan (c) †lbw b Zoysa1124262045.83
Younis Khan not out3247582268.08
Extras(b 4, nb 4)8
TOTAL(42 Ov, RR: 3.11, 186 Mts)131/5
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Saeed Anwar, 7.6 ov), 2-51 (Mohammad Yousuf, 17.4 ov), 3-52 (Mohammad Wasim, 17.6 ov), 4-66 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 21.5 ov), 5-89 (Moin Khan, 28.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas832002.5000
DNT Zoysa1313822.9200
M Muralitharan1735333.1103
CRD Fernando301404.6601
RP Arnold10202.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesPakistan tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Wasim Akram
Series resultPakistan led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1499
Season2000
Match days14,15,16,17 June 2000 (5-day match)
Test debut
Dilhara Fernando
Umpires
B.C. Cooray
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
Peter Manuel
Match Referee
John Reid
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 14 Jun - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 115/3 (MS Atapattu 50*, DPMD Jayawardene 2*, 42 ov)
Thu, 15 Jun - day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 130/3 (Saeed Anwar 56*, Moin Khan 31*, 47 ov)
Fri, 16 Jun - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 53/2 (MS Atapattu 33*, PA de Silva 10*, 19 ov)
Sat, 17 Jun - day 4 - Pakistan 2nd innings 131/5 (42 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • 100 runs in 46.4 overs, 220 minutes
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 117/7 (Vaas 19*, Zoysa 11*, 54 overs)
  • Pakistan: 50 in 16.5 overs, 75 minutes
  • Tea: Pakistan 50/1 (Mohammad Wasim 29*, Yousuf Youhana 11*, 17 overs)
  • 100 in 31.1 overs, 141 minutes
Day 3
  • 150 runs in 55.2 overs, 235 minutes
  • Lunch: Pakistan 189/9 (Wasim Akram 14*, Arshad Khan 2*, 82 overs)
  • 200 runs in 83.4 overs, 358 minutes
  • Wasim Akram 50 runs in 118 balls, 150 mins, 4x4, 1x6
  • 250 in 106.3 overs, 463 minutes
  • Tea: Pakistan 263/9 (Wasim Akram 77*, Arshad Khan 7*, 71 overs)
  • Pakistan's highest partnership for the 10th wicket: 90 runs, 265 balls
  • Wasim Akram took his 400th wicket in Tests when he got the wicket of Arnold
  • Sri Lanka: 50 in 18.5 overs, 96 minutes
  • Play called off due to bad light after 95 overs, 18:05 hours
Day 2
  • 150 in 53.3 overs, 235 minutes
  • DPMdeS Jayawardene 50 in 93 balls, 148 min, 6x4
  • 200 in 70.3 overs, 315 minutes
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 207/7 (Jayawardene 55*, Zoysa 0*, 76 overs)
  • Tea: Pakistan 9/0 (Saeed Anwar 5*, Mohammad Wasim 4*, 6 overs)
  • Pakistan: 50 in 24.2 overs, 107 minutes
  • 100 in 36 overs, 156 minutes
  • Saeed Anwar 50 in 107 balls, 160 mins, 8x4
Day 1
  • Play started only at 15:00 hours because of wet outfield conditions
  • 48 overs to be bowled for the day
  • Tea: Sri Lanka 30/0 (Atapattu 6*, Jayasuriya 22*, 9 overs)
  • 50 in 14.5 overs, 66 minutes
  • 100 in 33.2 overs, 147 minutes
  • MS Atapattu 50 in 146 balls, 179 mins, 7x4
  • Play called off due to bad light after 42 overs, 18:30 hours