Result
3rd Test, Cuttack, Jan 4-7 1987, Sri Lanka tour of India
(f/o)
191 & 142 (59 ov)
India won by an innings and 67 runs
Player Of The Match
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SM Gavaskar lbw b Ratnayeke5---0-
K Srikkanth  b Ratnayake40---0-
M Amarnath  b Anurasiri39-245-0-
DB Vengsarkar lbw b Ratnayeke16627942914059.49
R Lamba lbw b Ratnayeke24---0-
RJ Shastri c EAR de Silva b Ratnayeke19---0-
N Kapil Dev (c) b Anurasiri60---0-
B Arun c Ranatunga b Anurasiri2--00-
KS More not out6---0-
NS Yadav st †de Alwis b Anurasiri3--00-
Maninder Singh lbw b Ratnayeke2--00-
Extras(b 8, lb 19, nb 7)34
TOTAL(127.3 Ov, RR: 3.13)400
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Sunil Gavaskar), 2-70 (Kris Srikkanth), 3-164 (Mohinder Amarnath), 4-225 (Raman Lamba), 5-272 (Ravi Shastri), 6-383 (Kapil Dev), 7-385 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 8-387 (Bharat Arun), 9-397 (Shivlal Yadav), 10-400 (Maninder Singh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Ratnayake3059813.2600
JR Ratnayeke27.338553.0900
EAR de Silva40611402.8500
SD Anurasiri2637142.7300
A Ranatunga42501.2500
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
S Wettimuny c Kapil Dev b Maninder Singh6---0-
JR Ratnayeke c Srikkanth b Yadav20---0-
AP Gurusinha c Lamba b Arun40---0-
EAR de Silva  b Kapil Dev1--00-
LRD Mendis (c) b Kapil Dev9---0-
A Ranatunga lbw b Kapil Dev30---1-
RL Dias c Kapil Dev b Maninder Singh49---0-
PA de Silva lbw b Maninder Singh21---0-
RJ Ratnayake lbw b Maninder Singh0--00-
RG de Alwis c Srikkanth b Kapil Dev0--00-
SD Anurasiri not out0--00-
Extras(b 1, lb 11, nb 3)15
TOTAL(76.1 Ov, RR: 2.5)191
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Sidath Wettimuny), 2-33 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 3-38 (Asoka de Silva), 4-56 (Duleep Mendis), 5-96 (Asanka Gurusinha), 6-125 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 7-188 (Aravinda de Silva), 8-190 (Rumesh Ratnayake), 9-191 (Guy de Alwis), 10-191 (Roy Dias)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev2636942.6500
B Arun1352612.0000
Maninder Singh17.164142.3800
NS Yadav1562111.4000
RJ Shastri502204.4000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
S Wettimuny  b Shastri12---0-
JR Ratnayeke c Srikkanth b Yadav22---0-
AP Gurusinha c Arun b Yadav10---0-
RJ Ratnayake  b Kapil Dev24---0-
LRD Mendis (c)lbw b Shastri27---0-
A Ranatunga lbw b Maninder Singh2--00-
RL Dias  b Shastri9---0-
PA de Silva c Shastri b Maninder Singh8---0-
EAR de Silva st †More b Yadav19---0-
RG de Alwis lbw b Shastri0--00-
SD Anurasiri not out0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 2)9
TOTAL(59 Ov, RR: 2.4)142
Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Sidath Wettimuny), 2-45 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 3-51 (Asanka Gurusinha), 4-91 (Rumesh Ratnayake), 5-94 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-112 (Roy Dias), 7-121 (Duleep Mendis), 8-121 (Aravinda de Silva), 9-124 (Guy de Alwis), 10-142 (Asoka de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev1643612.2500
B Arun201407.0000
NS Yadav1333232.4600
Maninder Singh1754222.4700
RJ Shastri1141141.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Barabati Stadium, Cuttack
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of India
Player Of The Match
Kapil Dev
Player Of The Series
Dilip Vengsarkar
Series resultIndia won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1064
Season1986/87
Match days4,5,6,7 January 1987 (5-day match)
Umpires
V.K.Ramaswamy
Ram Gupta
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 04 Jan - day 1 - India 1st innings 224/3 (DB Vengsarkar 98*, R Lamba 24*)
Mon, 05 Jan - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 37/2 (AP Gurusinha 4*, EAR de Silva 1*)
Tue, 06 Jan - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 51/3 (RJ Ratnayake 0*)
Wed, 07 Jan - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 142 (59 ov) - end of match