Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    lbw b Waqar Younis
    3
    16
    21
    0
    0
    18.75
    c Ijaz Ahmed b Shoaib Akhtar
    24
    27
    49
    3
    1
    88.88
    c Younis Khan b Irfan Fazil
    48
    61
    109
    8
    0
    78.68
    c †Moin Khan b Waqar Younis
    1
    12
    16
    0
    0
    8.33
    c †Moin Khan b Shahid Afridi
    31
    102
    173
    4
    0
    30.39
    run out (Naved Ashraf)
    42
    29
    41
    9
    0
    144.82
    c Waqar Younis b Shahid Afridi
    5
    22
    31
    1
    0
    22.72
    not out
    25
    59
    87
    2
    0
    42.37
    c †Moin Khan b Shoaib Akhtar
    1
    23
    26
    0
    0
    4.34
    b Shoaib Akhtar
    0
    3
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Irfan Fazil b Mohammad Akram
    14
    16
    22
    3
    0
    87.50
    Extras
    33 (b 10, lb 2, nb 21)
    TOTAL
    227 all out (58.1 Overs, RR: 3.9)
    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)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Waqar Younis1023923.9000
    Shoaib Akhtar1845232.8804
    Mohammad Akram14.124913.4509
    Irfan Fazil403518.7504
    Shahid Afridi1234023.3304

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

  • Karachi Victory - A Morale Booster for Pakistan

    Pakistan's glorious victory over Sri Lanka in the 3rd and final test at Karachi brought to an end, our team's losing streak of matches, also providing some relief to the cricket lovers from the long spell of gloom and disappointment

  • Team fined, Inzamam reprimanded

    Karachi, March 15: Inzamam-ul-Haq's celebration were spoiled by matchreferee Brian Hastings who severely reprimanded him and gave asuspended 25% match fee fine for six months for criticising the SriLankan players

  • Victory a great booster: Moin

    Karachi, March 15: Pakistan captain Moin Khan termed the victory inthe third cricket Test over Sri Lanka as a perfect tonic for theforthcoming assignments

  • Pakistan crush Sri Lanka to win Karachi Test

    Karachi, March 15: Pakistan crushed Sri Lanka by 222 runs with a dayto spare to win the third cricket Test here at the National Stadium onWednesday

  • Inzamam hits 138 as Pakistan take control

    Karachi, March 14: Master batsman Inzamam-ul-Haq returned to hismajestic best when he smashed a commanding century - the ninth of hiscareer, third against Sri Lanka and first at the National Stadium -which brightened Pakistan hopes of ending a