Result
1st Test, Wellington, Jan 31 - Feb 4 1991, Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand
(220.3 ov)
174 & 671/4
497
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TJ Franklin c sub b Labrooy322280013.63
JG Wright c Gurusinha b Labrooy1549832030.61
AH Jones c †Tillakaratne b Ratnayake515191033.33
MD Crowe (c)c †Tillakaratne b Ramanayake30711042042.25
MJ Greatbatch c Gurusinha b Labrooy1340631032.50
KR Rutherford c †Tillakaratne b Ratnayake2543655058.13
GE Bradburn c †Tillakaratne b Ramanayake1427392051.85
IDS Smith c Senanayake b Ratnayake28284250100.00
C Pringle lbw b Labrooy037000.00
DK Morrison  b Ratnayake1340531032.50
W Watson not out1023382043.47
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 9, w 1)18
TOTAL(58.2 Ov, RR: 2.98)174
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Trevor Franklin), 2-18 (Andrew Jones), 3-33 (John Wright), 4-75 (Mark Greatbatch), 5-78 (Martin Crowe), 6-108 (Grant Bradburn), 7-124 (Ken Rutherford), 8-131 (Chris Pringle), 9-150 (Ian Smith), 10-174 (Danny Morrison)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Ratnayake18.264542.4500
GF Labrooy2356842.9500
CPH Ramanayake1133923.5400
KPJ Warnaweera611402.3300
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CP Senanayake c †Smith b Watson0108000.00
HP Tillakaratne c Greatbatch b Morrison2137542056.75
AP Gurusinha c Crowe b Watson7015220611046.05
PA de Silva c Bradburn b Morrison26738050940070.26
A Ranatunga (c)hit wicket b Morrison551552146035.48
EAR de Silva c †Smith b Morrison261141233022.80
GF Labrooy c Wright b Morrison021000.00
RJ Ratnayake  b Watson2627353296.29
CPH Ramanayake not out1436462038.88
KPJ Warnaweera  b Watson37180042.85
RS Mahanama absent hurt-
Extras(lb 7, nb 8)15
TOTAL(151.1 Ov, RR: 3.28)497
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Charith Senanayake), 2-41 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 3-184 (Asanka Gurusinha), 4-362 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-449 (Asoka de Silva), 6-449 (Graeme Labrooy), 7-454 (Aravinda de Silva), 8-487 (Rumesh Ratnayake), 9-497 (Jayananda Warnaweera)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DK Morrison44615353.4700
W Watson46.11012142.6200
C Pringle31411603.7400
GE Bradburn2658303.1900
KR Rutherford201105.5000
AH Jones20603.0000
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TJ Franklin lbw b Ramanayake391762233022.15
JG Wright c †Tillakaratne b Ramanayake8816824013052.38
AH Jones c sub b Ranatunga18645456215040.96
MD Crowe (c)c †Tillakaratne b Ranatunga29952361029357.17
MJ Greatbatch not out1448612029.16
Extras(lb 9, nb 35, w 1)45
TOTAL(220.3 Ov, RR: 3.04)671/4
Fall of wickets: 1-134 (Trevor Franklin), 2-148 (John Wright), 3-615 (Andrew Jones), 4-671 (Martin Crowe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Ratnayake30110103.3600
GF Labrooy2618803.3800
CPH Ramanayake40512223.0500
KPJ Warnaweera3487502.2000
A Ranatunga19.346023.0700
EAR de Silva561414102.5100
PA de Silva805907.3700
AP Gurusinha701602.2800
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Martin Crowe
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1162
Season1990/91
Match days31 January, 1,2,3,4 February 1991 (5-day match)
Test debut
Charith Senanayake
Umpires
Steve Woodward
Brian Aldridge
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 31 Jan - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 41/2 (AP Gurusinha 17*, PA de Silva 0*)
Fri, 01 Feb - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 359/3 (PA de Silva 203*, A Ranatunga 52*)
Sat, 02 Feb - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 91/0 (TJ Franklin 24*, JG Wright 55*)
Sun, 03 Feb - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 369/2 (AH Jones 82*, MD Crowe 126*)
Mon, 04 Feb - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 671/4 (220.3 ov) - end of match