Result
Only Test, Colombo (SSC), Mar 13-18 1993, England tour of Sri Lanka
380 & 228
(42.4 ov, target 140)
469 & 142/5
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets
Player Of The Match
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RA Smith  b Muralitharan12833844820037.86
MA Atherton lbw b Ramanayake1347681027.65
MW Gatting c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan2958704050.00
GA Hick c Tillakaratne b Muralitharan681121407260.71
AJ Stewart (c) †c Tillakaratne b Warnaweera6312118910052.06
NH Fairbrother  b Warnaweera1839632046.15
CC Lewis run out2236604061.11
JE Emburey not out13246003.12
PW Jarvis lbw b Warnaweera013000.00
PCR Tufnell lbw b Muralitharan1550020.00
DE Malcolm c Gurusinha b Warnaweera1381102162.50
Extras(b 5, lb 3, nb 15, w 1)24
TOTAL(130.1 Ov, RR: 2.91)380
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Mike Atherton), 2-82 (Mike Gatting), 3-194 (Graeme Hick), 4-316 (Robin Smith), 5-323 (Alec Stewart), 6-358 (Neil Fairbrother), 7-366 (Chris Lewis), 8-366 (Paul Jarvis), 9-367 (Phil Tufnell), 10-380 (Devon Malcolm)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CPH Ramanayake1726613.8800
AP Gurusinha511202.4000
KPJ Warnaweera40.1119042.2400
UC Hathurusingha822202.7500
M Muralitharan451211842.6200
ST Jayasuriya1215304.4100
A Ranatunga301103.6600
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RS Mahanama c Smith b Emburey648310211077.10
UC Hathurusingha c †Stewart b Lewis591461958040.41
AP Gurusinha st †Stewart b Tufnell431241595034.67
PA de Silva c †Stewart b Jarvis801482056254.05
A Ranatunga (c)c †Stewart b Lewis641191676153.78
HP Tillakaratne not out932082819044.71
ST Jayasuriya c Atherton b Lewis48151050.00
AM de Silva c Gatting b Emburey928461032.14
CPH Ramanayake c Lewis b Jarvis11313007.69
M Muralitharan  b Lewis19721531026.38
KPJ Warnaweera  b Jarvis110140010.00
Extras(b 2, lb 13, nb 15, w 2)32
TOTAL(156.5 Ov, RR: 2.99)469
Fall of wickets: 1-99 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-153 (Chandika Hathurusingha), 3-203 (Asanka Gurusinha), 4-330 (Aravinda de Silva), 5-339 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-349 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 7-371 (Ashley de Silva), 8-376 (Champaka Ramanayake), 9-459 (Muttiah Muralitharan), 10-469 (Jayananda Warnaweera)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DE Malcolm2576002.4000
PW Jarvis25.517632.9400
CC Lewis3156642.1200
PCR Tufnell33510813.2700
JE Emburey34611723.4400
GA Hick802703.3700
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RA Smith  b Jayasuriya3571964049.29
MA Atherton c Tillakaratne b Gurusinha211180018.18
MW Gatting c Tillakaratne b Warnaweera18172640105.88
GA Hick c Ramanayake b Warnaweera2628562192.85
AJ Stewart (c) †c Mahanama b Warnaweera314160021.42
NH Fairbrother run out316390018.75
CC Lewis c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan4551627088.23
JE Emburey  b Gurusinha591511486039.07
PW Jarvis st †AM de Silva b Jayasuriya313260023.07
PCR Tufnell c †AM de Silva b Warnaweera11522006.66
DE Malcolm not out830641026.66
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 18, w 1)25
TOTAL(66 Ov, RR: 3.45)228
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Mike Atherton), 2-38 (Mike Gatting), 3-83 (Robin Smith), 4-91 (Graeme Hick), 5-96 (Alec Stewart), 6-130 (Neil Fairbrother), 7-153 (Chris Lewis), 8-173 (Paul Jarvis), 9-188 (Phil Tufnell), 10-228 (John Emburey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CPH Ramanayake301605.3300
AP Gurusinha63721.1600
KPJ Warnaweera2549843.9200
M Muralitharan1635513.4300
ST Jayasuriya1634622.8700
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 140 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RS Mahanama c †Stewart b Lewis611130054.54
UC Hathurusingha c †Stewart b Tufnell14691201020.28
AP Gurusinha  b Emburey2946743063.04
PA de Silva c Jarvis b Emburey717231041.17
A Ranatunga (c)c Gatting b Tufnell3556873062.50
HP Tillakaratne not out3662816058.06
ST Jayasuriya not out61101600.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 6)9
TOTAL(42.4 Ov, RR: 3.32)142/5
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-48 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-61 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-61 (Chandika Hathurusingha), 5-136 (Arjuna Ranatunga)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DE Malcolm311103.6600
PW Jarvis821401.7500
CC Lewis812112.6200
PCR Tufnell7.413424.4300
JE Emburey1424823.4200
GA Hick201105.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Hashan Tillakaratne
Series resultSri Lanka won the one-off match
Match numberTest no. 1219
Season1992/93
Match days13,14,15,17,18 March 1993 (5-day match)
Test debut
Ashley de Silva
Umpires
TM Samarasinghe
K.T.Francis
Match Referee
Cammie Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 13 Mar - day 1 - England 1st innings 245/3 (RA Smith 91*, AJ Stewart 26*)
Sun, 14 Mar - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 140/1 (UC Hathurusingha 53*, AP Gurusinha 12*)
Mon, 15 Mar - day 3 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 408/8 (HP Tillakaratne 51*, M Muralitharan 7*)
Tue, 16 Mar - rest day
Wed, 17 Mar - day 4 - England 2nd innings 226/9 (JE Emburey 57*, DE Malcolm 8*)
Thu, 18 Mar - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 142/5 (42.4 ov) - end of match