Result
Only Test, Lord's, Aug 25-30 1988, Sri Lanka tour of England
194 & 331
(34.4 ov, target 97)
429 & 100/3
England won by 7 wickets
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DSBP Kuruppu c Gooch b Newport4658796079.31
SAR Silva c †Russell b Foster12229004.54
MAR Samarasekera c †Russell b Foster01934000.00
PA de Silva c Gooch b Newport318230016.66
RS Madugalle (c)lbw b Foster314230021.42
A Ranatunga lbw b Newport512181041.66
LRD Mendis c Smith b Lawrence2143703048.83
JR Ratnayeke not out591121759052.67
MAWR Madurasinghe run out411100036.36
CPH Ramanayake lbw b Pringle0811000.00
GF Labrooy lbw b Pringle4283856050.60
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 2)10
TOTAL(65.5 Ov, RR: 2.94)194
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Amal Silva), 2-44 (Athula Samarasekera), 3-52 (Brendon Kuruppu), 4-53 (Aravinda de Silva), 5-61 (Ranjan Madugalle), 6-63 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 7-122 (Duleep Mendis), 8-127 (Ranjith Madurasinghe), 9-130 (Champaka Ramanayake), 10-194 (Graeme Labrooy)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NA Foster2155132.4200
DV Lawrence1543712.4600
PJ Newport2147733.6600
DR Pringle6.511722.4800
JE Emburey21402.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch (c)lbw b Ratnayeke751932608038.86
RT Robinson c Samarasekera b Ratnayeke1958761032.75
RC Russell c Samarasekera b Labrooy9420227611046.53
KJ Barnett c Ranatunga b Labrooy661281707051.56
AJ Lamb  b Labrooy63751236184.00
RA Smith  b Ranatunga3170772044.28
DR Pringle c †Silva b Labrooy1438562036.84
JE Emburey c de Silva b Samarasekera01819000.00
PJ Newport c de Silva b Ramanayake2638563068.42
NA Foster not out1452670026.92
DV Lawrence c Mendis b Ramanayake412140033.33
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 17, w 2)23
TOTAL(143.2 Ov, RR: 2.99)429
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Tim Robinson), 2-171 (Graham Gooch), 3-233 (Jack Russell), 4-320 (Kim Barnett), 5-358 (Allan Lamb), 6-373 (Robin Smith), 7-378 (John Emburey), 8-383 (Derek Pringle), 9-420 (Phil Newport), 10-429 (David Lawrence)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JR Ratnayeke32310723.3400
GF Labrooy40711942.9700
CPH Ramanayake27.238623.1400
MAWR Madurasinghe1644102.5600
MAR Samarasekera2256613.0000
A Ranatunga63611.0000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DSBP Kuruppu c Barnett b Foster2531425080.64
SAR Silva c †Russell b Newport1641584039.02
MAR Samarasekera lbw b Emburey571101457151.81
PA de Silva lbw b Lawrence1831502058.06
RS Madugalle (c) b Foster2050703040.00
A Ranatunga  b Newport7817922710043.57
LRD Mendis lbw b Pringle56971248057.73
JR Ratnayeke c Lamb b Lawrence32851304037.64
MAWR Madurasinghe  b Newport21190018.18
GF Labrooy not out923371039.13
CPH Ramanayake c Gooch b Newport210120020.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 8)16
TOTAL(109.3 Ov, RR: 3.02)331
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Brendon Kuruppu), 2-51 (Amal Silva), 3-96 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-145 (Ranjan Madugalle), 5-147 (Athula Samarasekera), 6-251 (Duleep Mendis), 7-309 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 8-311 (Ranjith Madurasinghe), 9-323 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 10-331 (Champaka Ramanayake)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NA Foster33109822.9600
DV Lawrence2157423.5200
PJ Newport26.378743.2800
DR Pringle1123012.7200
JE Emburey1893411.8800
England 2nd Innings (target: 97 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch (c)c †Silva b Samarasekera3670965051.42
RT Robinson not out341091344031.19
KJ Barnett c †Silva b Samarasekera021000.00
AJ Lamb c de Silva b Ranatunga815141053.33
RA Smith not out817171047.05
Extras(lb 8, nb 4, w 2)14
TOTAL(34.4 Ov, RR: 2.88)100/3
Fall of wickets: 1-73 (Graham Gooch), 2-73 (Kim Barnett), 3-82 (Allan Lamb)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JR Ratnayeke711602.2800
GF Labrooy902402.6600
MAR Samarasekera1003823.8000
A Ranatunga8.441411.6100
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of England
Player Of The Match
Phil Newport
Ravi Ratnayeke
Series resultEngland won the one-off match
Match numberTest no. 1103
Season1988
Match days25,26,27,29,30 August 1988 (5-day match)
Test debut
Kim Barnett
Jack Russell
Phil Newport
David Lawrence
Athula Samarasekera
Ranjith Madurasinghe
Umpires
David Constant
John Holder
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 25 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 47/1 (GA Gooch 24*, RC Russell 2*)
Fri, 26 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 278/3 (KJ Barnett 55*, AJ Lamb 20*)
Sat, 27 Aug - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 92/2 (MAR Samarasekera 30*, PA de Silva 15*)
Sun, 28 Aug - rest day
Mon, 29 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 8/0 (GA Gooch 1*, RT Robinson 4*)
Tue, 30 Aug - day 5 - England 2nd innings 100/3 (34.4 ov) - end of match