Result
1st Test, Colombo (CCC), Apr 16-21 1987, New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka
397/9d
(163 ov)
406/5
Match drawn
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RS Mahanama c †Smith b Chatfield1642582038.09
DSBP Kuruppu not out20154877724036.67
AP Gurusinha lbw b Hadlee2250732044.00
RL Dias c Bracewell b Hadlee2546873054.34
A Ranatunga c †Smith b Bracewell1558830025.86
LRD Mendis (c)c Bracewell b Hadlee1245711026.66
RS Madugalle c Hadlee b Gray601572366138.21
JR Ratnayeke c MD Crowe b Bracewell1247512025.53
RJ Ratnayake c Bracewell b Hadlee1738541144.73
SD Anurasiri c †Smith b Chatfield1470025.00
AK Kuruppuarachchi not out02035000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 11, w 1)16
TOTAL(173.5 Ov, RR: 2.28)397/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-70 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-129 (Roy Dias), 4-166 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-210 (Duleep Mendis), 6-319 (Ranjan Madugalle), 7-342 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 8-382 (Rumesh Ratnayake), 9-383 (Don Anurasiri)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sir RJ Hadlee38.51010242.6200
EJ Chatfield381110422.7300
MD Crowe741301.8500
MC Snedden1644102.5600
JG Bracewell47149822.0800
EJ Gray27123511.2900
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
KR Rutherford c Madugalle b Ratnayake1122561050.00
PA Horne c †Kuruppu b Anurasiri16921311017.39
AH Jones lbw b Ratnayeke38881424043.18
MD Crowe c Mendis b Ratnayeke2730485090.00
JJ Crowe (c)not out12039860913030.15
EJ Gray c Ranatunga b Kuruppuarachchi311051702029.52
Sir RJ Hadlee not out15124040614262.91
Extras(lb 2, nb 6, w 4)12
TOTAL(163 Ov, RR: 2.49)406/5
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Ken Rutherford), 2-51 (Phil Horne), 3-90 (Martin Crowe), 4-99 (Andrew Jones), 5-160 (Evan Gray)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Ratnayake3277912.4600
AK Kuruppuarachchi2036413.2000
A Ranatunga23104301.8600
JR Ratnayeke37611123.0000
SD Anurasiri36136711.8600
AP Gurusinha911701.8800
RS Madugalle20603.0000
RL Dias401704.2500
MATCH DETAILS
Colombo Cricket Club Ground
TossNew Zealand , elected to field first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of Sri Lanka
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1074
Season1987
Match days16,18,19,20,21 April 1987 (5-day match)
Test debut
Brendon Kuruppu
Andrew Jones
Umpires
Udaya Wickramasinghe
PW Vidanagamage
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 16 Apr - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 141/3 (DSBP Kuruppu 66*, A Ranatunga 3*)
Fri, 17 Apr - rest day
Sat, 18 Apr - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 317/5 (DSBP Kuruppu 153*, RS Madugalle 59*)
Sun, 19 Apr - day 3 - New Zealand 1st innings 51/2 (AH Jones 19*, MD Crowe 0*)
Mon, 20 Apr - day 4 - New Zealand 1st innings 214/5 (JJ Crowe 42*, Sir RJ Hadlee 40*)
Tue, 21 Apr - day 5 - New Zealand 1st innings 406/5 (163 ov) - end of match