Result
1st Test, Colombo (PSS), Aug 9-13 1994, Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka
390 & 318/4d
(47 ov, target 483)
226 & 181
Pakistan won by 301 runs
Player Of The Match
Pakistan
Pakistan 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Saeed Anwar c Jayasuriya b Warnaweera941632229057.66
Aamer Sohail  b Dharmasena4151718080.39
Asif Mujtaba c †Dassanayake b Dharmasena441632106026.99
Saleem Malik (c)c Tillakaratne b Dharmasena1760014.28
Basit Ali lbw b Warnaweera2756942048.21
Inzamam-ul-Haq c Tillakaratne b Dharmasena8113016610062.30
Rashid Latif c †Dassanayake b Muralitharan01119000.00
Wasim Akram c Jayasuriya b Dharmasena3772964151.38
Akram Raza c Tillakaratne b Warnaweera2555683045.45
Mushtaq Ahmed not out55162009.80
Waqar Younis c Gurusinha b Dharmasena214160014.28
Extras(b 11, lb 6, nb 16)33
TOTAL(126.2 Ov, RR: 3.08)390
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Aamer Sohail), 2-180 (Saeed Anwar), 3-181 (Saleem Malik), 4-221 (Asif Mujtaba), 5-247 (Basit Ali), 6-260 (Rashid Latif), 7-345 (Wasim Akram), 8-354 (Inzamam-ul-Haq), 9-387 (Akram Raza), 10-390 (Waqar Younis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GP Wickramasinghe1205904.9103
AP Gurusinha412406.0000
HDPK Dharmasena45.2139962.1803
M Muralitharan36612313.4102
KPJ Warnaweera2856332.2508
PA de Silva10505.0000
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RS Mahanama  b Mushtaq Ahmed2152862040.38
ST Jayasuriya c Aamer Sohail b Wasim Akram915291060.00
AP Gurusinha c †Rashid Latif b Mushtaq Ahmed1138611028.94
PA de Silva c Aamer Sohail b Akram Raza12715621119181.41
A Ranatunga (c)c & b Mushtaq Ahmed913232069.23
HP Tillakaratne lbw b Waqar Younis34881196038.63
PB Dassanayake c †Rashid Latif b Wasim Akram322380013.63
HDPK Dharmasena c Aamer Sohail b Wasim Akram11714005.88
GP Wickramasinghe not out029000.00
M Muralitharan c Asif Mujtaba b Akram Raza012000.00
KPJ Warnaweera c & b Akram Raza43210133.33
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 1)7
TOTAL(68 Ov, RR: 3.32)226
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 2-41 (Roshan Mahanama), 3-42 (Asanka Gurusinha), 4-60 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-179 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 6-215 (Pubudu Dassanayake), 7-218 (Kumar Dharmasena), 8-222 (Aravinda de Silva), 9-222 (Muttiah Muralitharan), 10-226 (Jayananda Warnaweera)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wasim Akram1743031.7601
Waqar Younis1618415.2500
Mushtaq Ahmed1425734.0700
Akram Raza1974632.4200
Aamer Sohail20301.5000
Pakistan 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Saeed Anwar c †Dassanayake b Warnaweera13621831912062.38
Aamer Sohail c Jayasuriya b Dharmasena65961359067.70
Asif Mujtaba c †Dassanayake b Warnaweera3198871031.63
Saleem Malik (c)not out50851664058.82
Basit Ali  b Dharmasena1130470036.66
Inzamam-ul-Haq not out729330024.13
Extras(lb 6, nb 12)18
TOTAL(91 Ov, RR: 3.49)318/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-128 (Aamer Sohail), 2-202 (Asif Mujtaba), 3-273 (Saeed Anwar), 4-298 (Basit Ali)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GP Wickramasinghe502505.0000
HDPK Dharmasena3128422.7000
KPJ Warnaweera31110823.4800
M Muralitharan1104203.8100
ST Jayasuriya1305304.0700
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 483 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RS Mahanama c sub (Zahid Fazal) b Akram Raza37711085052.11
ST Jayasuriya c †Rashid Latif b Wasim Akram111000100.00
AP Gurusinha c Asif Mujtaba b Waqar Younis827341029.62
PA de Silva c & b Waqar Younis58180062.50
HP Tillakaratne c & b Akram Raza831360025.80
A Ranatunga (c)st †Rashid Latif b Akram Raza4143616095.34
PB Dassanayake  b Wasim Akram2425363096.00
HDPK Dharmasena lbw b Wasim Akram3049505061.22
GP Wickramasinghe  b Wasim Akram413181030.76
M Muralitharan not out20131021153.84
KPJ Warnaweera  b Wasim Akram011000.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 1)3
TOTAL(47 Ov, RR: 3.85)181
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 2-30 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-38 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-52 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 5-59 (Roshan Mahanama), 6-118 (Pubudu Dassanayake), 7-135 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 8-160 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe), 9-181 (Kumar Dharmasena), 10-181 (Jayananda Warnaweera)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wasim Akram1844352.3800
Waqar Younis702824.0000
Mushtaq Ahmed612504.1600
Akram Raza1638335.1800
MATCH DETAILS
P Sara Oval, Colombo
TossPakistan , elected to bat first
SeriesPakistan tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Saeed Anwar
Series resultPakistan led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1265
Season1994
Match days9,10,11,13 August 1994 (5-day match)
Umpires
K.T.Francis
Ian Robinson
TV Umpire
TM Samarasinghe
Match Referee
Cammie Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 09 Aug - day 1 - Pakistan 1st innings 297/6 (Inzamam-ul-Haq 46*, Wasim Akram 22*)
Wed, 10 Aug - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 152/4 (PA de Silva 74*, HP Tillakaratne 25*)
Thu, 11 Aug - day 3 - Pakistan 2nd innings 238/2 (Saeed Anwar 110*, Saleem Malik 15*)
Fri, 12 Aug - rest day
Sat, 13 Aug - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 181 (47 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • PA de Silva: 127 runs, 156 balls, 211 min., 19x4, 1x6
  • PA de Silva's 7th test century and the 3rd time he completed his century with a 6!!
  • Saeed Anwar: 136 runs, 218 balls, 319 min., 12x4
  • Saleem Malik passes 4000 runs, the 4th Pakistani to do so.