Result
3rd Test, Karachi, Mar 12-15 2000, Sri Lanka tour of Pakistan
256 & 421
(46 ov, target 451)
227 & 228
Pakistan won by 222 runs
Player Of The Match
Pakistan 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Naved Ashraf  b Pushpakumara539671012.82
Shahid Afridi c Wickramasinghe b Muralitharan749213612180.43
Ijaz Ahmed lbw b Vaas720321035.00
Inzamam-ul-Haq run out (Pushpakumara/Muralitharan)8616324410052.76
Mohammad Yousuf c Wickramasinghe b Muralitharan734411020.58
Younis Khan lbw b Vaas735331020.00
Moin Khan (c) †c de Saram b Wickramasinghe625281024.00
Waqar Younis c Dilshan b Muralitharan1636331144.44
Shoaib Akhtar c Pushpakumara b Muralitharan2657602245.61
Irfan Fazil not out11922005.26
Mohammad Akram c Atapattu b Jayasuriya01413000.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 19)21
TOTAL(85.5 Ov, RR: 2.98)256
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Naved Ashraf, 12.3 ov), 2-82 (Ijaz Ahmed, 18.4 ov), 3-111 (Shahid Afridi, 27.6 ov), 4-135 (Mohammad Yousuf, 39.1 ov), 5-152 (Younis Khan, 47.3 ov), 6-164 (Moin Khan, 55.4 ov), 7-197 (Waqar Younis, 64.1 ov), 8-247 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 78.1 ov), 9-255 (Shoaib Akhtar, 80.5 ov), 10-256 (Mohammad Akram, 85.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1844922.72011
KR Pushpakumara1643712.3105
GP Wickramasinghe1326414.9203
M Muralitharan32108942.7800
ST Jayasuriya6.521512.1900
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu lbw b Waqar Younis316210018.75
ST Jayasuriya (c)c Ijaz Ahmed b Shoaib Akhtar2427493188.88
RP Arnold c Younis Khan b Irfan Fazil48611098078.68
DPMD Jayawardene c †Moin Khan b Waqar Younis11216008.33
TM Dilshan c †Moin Khan b Shahid Afridi311021734030.39
RS Kaluwitharana run out (Naved Ashraf)42294190144.82
SI de Saram c Waqar Younis b Shahid Afridi522311022.72
WPUJC Vaas not out2559872042.37
KR Pushpakumara c †Moin Khan b Shoaib Akhtar12326004.34
GP Wickramasinghe  b Shoaib Akhtar032000.00
M Muralitharan c Irfan Fazil b Mohammad Akram1416223087.50
Extras(b 10, lb 2, nb 21)33
TOTAL(58.1 Ov, RR: 3.9)227
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Marvan Atapattu, 3.4 ov), 2-41 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 8.4 ov), 3-46 (Mahela Jayawardene, 11.4 ov), 4-100 (Russel Arnold, 24.4 ov), 5-154 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 32.2 ov), 6-164 (Indika de Saram, 38.3 ov), 7-188 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 46.2 ov), 8-206 (Ravindra Pushpakumara, 53.1 ov), 9-206 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe, 53.4 ov), 10-227 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 58.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Waqar Younis1023923.9000
Shoaib Akhtar1845232.8804
Mohammad Akram14.124913.4509
Irfan Fazil403518.7504
Shahid Afridi1234023.3304
Pakistan 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Naved Ashraf lbw b Muralitharan2765993041.53
Shahid Afridi  b Pushpakumara3459936057.62
Ijaz Ahmed c Dilshan b Muralitharan324340012.50
Inzamam-ul-Haq c Wickramasinghe b Muralitharan13824333517156.79
Shoaib Akhtar lbw b Vaas04245000.00
Mohammad Yousuf c †Kaluwitharana b Pushpakumara1161851018.03
Younis Khan c †Kaluwitharana b Wickramasinghe611041368158.65
Moin Khan (c) †c Arnold b Pushpakumara701051547066.66
Waqar Younis c Dilshan b Muralitharan391011294138.61
Irfan Fazil c Jayasuriya b Pushpakumara312190025.00
Mohammad Akram not out1660016.66
Extras(lb 16, nb 18)34
TOTAL(133.5 Ov, RR: 3.14)421
Fall of wickets: 1-70 (Shahid Afridi, 18.3 ov), 2-70 (Naved Ashraf, 19.4 ov), 3-84 (Ijaz Ahmed, 27.3 ov), 4-106 (Shoaib Akhtar, 38.6 ov), 5-159 (Mohammad Yousuf, 58.4 ov), 6-283 (Younis Khan, 91.5 ov), 7-320 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 99.4 ov), 8-408 (Moin Khan, 129.4 ov), 9-419 (Waqar Younis, 132.2 ov), 10-421 (Irfan Fazil, 133.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas34810713.1409
KR Pushpakumara20.536643.1604
GP Wickramasinghe2678213.1505
M Muralitharan40510742.6700
ST Jayasuriya912803.1100
RP Arnold401503.7500
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 451 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu c †Moin Khan b Mohammad Akram2343624053.48
ST Jayasuriya (c)lbw b Waqar Younis1011351090.90
RP Arnold c †Moin Khan b Waqar Younis821320038.09
DPMD Jayawardene  b Irfan Fazil2941576070.73
TM Dilshan run out (Mohammad Yousuf)514271035.71
RS Kaluwitharana  b Shoaib Akhtar33325560103.12
SI de Saram lbw b Shahid Afridi1828612064.28
WPUJC Vaas c Shoaib Akhtar b Shahid Afridi2849625057.14
KR Pushpakumara c Irfan Fazil b Shahid Afridi4445606297.77
GP Wickramasinghe run out (sub [Imran Nazir])039000.00
M Muralitharan not out56171083.33
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 17)25
TOTAL(46 Ov, RR: 4.95)228
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 6.2 ov), 2-41 (Marvan Atapattu, 11.5 ov), 3-41 (Russel Arnold, 12.4 ov), 4-59 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 17.6 ov), 5-86 (Mahela Jayawardene, 21.5 ov), 6-121 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 26.6 ov), 7-145 (Indika de Saram, 32.6 ov), 8-191 (Chaminda Vaas, 39.5 ov), 9-199 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe, 41.5 ov), 10-228 (Ravindra Pushpakumara, 45.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Waqar Younis1143222.9000
Shoaib Akhtar1316414.9201
Mohammad Akram1014414.4008
Irfan Fazil403017.5004
Shahid Afridi815036.2504
MATCH DETAILS
National Stadium, Karachi
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of Pakistan
Player Of The Match
Inzamam-ul-Haq
Player Of The Series
Waqar Younis
Muttiah Muralitharan
Series resultSri Lanka won the 3-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1489
Season1999/00
Match days12,13,14,15 March 2000 (5-day match)
Test debut
Irfan Fazil
Umpires
Russell Tiffin
Riazuddin
TV Umpire
Afzaal Ahmed
Match Referee
Brian Hastings
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 12 Mar - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 10/0 (MS Atapattu 1*, ST Jayasuriya 5*, 2 ov)
Mon, 13 Mar - day 2 - Pakistan 2nd innings 88/3 (Inzamam-ul-Haq 12*, Shoaib Akhtar 0*, 31 ov)
Tue, 14 Mar - day 3 - Pakistan 2nd innings 375/7 (Moin Khan 51*, Waqar Younis 18*, 121 ov)
Wed, 15 Mar - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 228 (46 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Pakistan all out for 256 in 85,5 overs
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka100 for the loss of 4 wickets
  • 100 for Sri Lanka in 24.3 overs for the loss of 3 wickets
  • 18 runs in 4th over of Irfan Fazil, 29th of the innings
  • 14 runs in 8th over of Waqar Younis, 31st of the innings
  • New ball taken after 82 overs
  • Pakistan all out for 421 in 133.5 overs
  • Sri Lanka needs 451 to win the 3rd test match
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 37 for the loss of Jayasuriya