Result
2nd Test, Hobart, Dec 16-20 1989, Sri Lanka tour of Australia
224 & 513/5d
(141.4 ov, target 522)
216 & 348
Australia won by 173 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DC Boon c Mahanama b Ratnayake41731003056.16
MA Taylor c †Tillakaratne b Ratnayake2346692050.00
TM Moody c Gurusinha b Ratnayake613190046.15
AR Border (c)c EAR de Silva b Ratnayeke2434581070.58
DM Jones c †Tillakaratne b Ratnayake32700150.00
SR Waugh c †Tillakaratne b Labrooy1624223066.66
PR Sleep not out471251762037.60
IA Healy c †Tillakaratne b Gurusinha1747621036.17
MG Hughes  b EAR de Silva2743534062.79
GD Campbell c Mahanama b Ratnayake638400015.78
TM Alderman  b Ratnayake011000.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 6, w 1)14
TOTAL(72.4 Ov, RR: 3.08)224
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Mark Taylor), 2-68 (Tom Moody), 3-83 (David Boon), 4-89 (Dean Jones), 5-112 (Steve Waugh), 6-123 (Allan Border), 7-166 (Ian Healy), 8-207 (Merv Hughes), 9-224 (Greg Campbell), 10-224 (Terry Alderman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JR Ratnayeke1523912.6000
GF Labrooy1936113.2100
RJ Ratnayake19.426663.3500
CPH Ramanayake402105.2500
AP Gurusinha602013.3300
EAR de Silva961011.1100
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RS Mahanama c †Healy b Sleep852293163037.11
D Ranatunga c Moody b Alderman27110028.57
AP Gurusinha c Taylor b Alderman077000.00
EAR de Silva c Border b Campbell2450050.00
PA de Silva lbw b Campbell751301969357.69
A Ranatunga (c)c Moody b Sleep2153741039.62
HP Tillakaratne c Taylor b Sleep01114000.00
JR Ratnayeke c Taylor b Hughes911152081.81
GF Labrooy  b Hughes1128371039.28
CPH Ramanayake not out423320017.39
RJ Ratnayake c Border b Hughes056000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 3)7
TOTAL(83.4 Ov, RR: 2.58)216
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Dammika Ranatunga), 2-15 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-18 (Asoka de Silva), 4-146 (Aravinda de Silva), 5-188 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-192 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 7-193 (Roshan Mahanama), 8-201 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 9-216 (Graeme Labrooy), 10-216 (Rumesh Ratnayake)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TM Alderman2327123.0800
GD Campbell2394121.7800
MG Hughes21.466833.1300
PR Sleep1042632.6000
SR Waugh63601.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MA Taylor c Gurusinha b PA de Silva10821229112050.94
DC Boon c Ratnayake b Labrooy012000.00
TM Moody c †Tillakaratne b Ratnayake518200027.77
MG Hughes c Gurusinha b Ratnayake3044792068.18
AR Border (c) b PA de Silva851512026056.29
DM Jones not out1181782526066.29
SR Waugh not out13417723414075.70
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 22, w 4)33
TOTAL(125 Ov, RR: 4.1)513/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (David Boon), 2-10 (Tom Moody), 3-77 (Merv Hughes), 4-240 (Mark Taylor), 5-253 (Allan Border)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GF Labrooy22310014.5400
RJ Ratnayake35512323.5100
JR Ratnayeke1918604.5200
EAR de Silva2128303.9500
PA de Silva1816523.6100
CPH Ramanayake1004904.9000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 522 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RS Mahanama lbw b Campbell5780071.42
D Ranatunga c †Healy b Hughes451231481036.58
AP Gurusinha c sub b Hughes2062862032.25
PA de Silva c Campbell b Sleep7213319012054.13
A Ranatunga (c)c Jones b Hughes38911323041.75
HP Tillakaratne c Waugh b Sleep621260028.57
JR Ratnayeke c †Healy b Campbell7518722013040.10
EAR de Silva  b Campbell501892264026.45
GF Labrooy  b Hughes512150041.66
CPH Ramanayake not out215250013.33
RJ Ratnayake lbw b Hughes515140033.33
Extras(b 9, lb 12, nb 4)25
TOTAL(141.4 Ov, RR: 2.45)348
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-53 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-94 (Dammika Ranatunga), 4-187 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-187 (Aravinda de Silva), 6-208 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 7-332 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 8-337 (Graeme Labrooy), 9-337 (Asoka de Silva), 10-348 (Rumesh Ratnayake)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TM Alderman30124801.6000
GD Campbell33810233.0900
PR Sleep36167322.0200
MG Hughes31.488852.7700
TM Moody20904.5000
DM Jones42501.2500
AR Border54200.4000
MATCH DETAILS
Bellerive Oval, Hobart
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Aravinda de Silva
Player Of The Series
Aravinda de Silva
Series resultAustralia won the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1133
Season1989/90
Match days16,17,18,19,20 December 1989 (5-day match)
Test debut
Hashan Tillakaratne
Umpires
Leonard King
Steve Randell
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 16 Dec - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 27/3 (RS Mahanama 18*, PA de Silva 5*)
Sun, 17 Dec - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 25/2 (MA Taylor 11*, MG Hughes 9*)
Mon, 18 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 387/5 (DM Jones 51*, SR Waugh 77*)
Tue, 19 Dec - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 166/3 (PA de Silva 64*, A Ranatunga 25*)
Wed, 20 Dec - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 348 (141.4 ov) - end of match