Result
2nd Test, Colombo (PSS), Sep 6-11 1985, India tour of Sri Lanka
385 & 206/3d
(66.2 ov, target 348)
244 & 198
Sri Lanka won by 149 runs
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
S Wettimuny run out19---0-
SAR Silva c †Viswanath b Shastri111-492-0-
RS Madugalle lbw b Sharma54---0-
RL Dias c †Viswanath b Sharma95--110-
LRD Mendis (c)c Shastri b Amarnath51---0-
A Ranatunga lbw b Sharma21---0-
PA de Silva c Azharuddin b Sharma2--00-
ALF de Mel lbw b Shastri0--00-
RJ Ratnayake c Sivaramakrishnan b Shastri7---0-
CDUS Weerasinghe  b Sharma3--00-
FS Ahangama not out0--00-
Extras(lb 3, nb 15, w 4)22
TOTAL(156.3 Ov, RR: 2.46)385
Fall of wickets: 1-74 (Sidath Wettimuny), 2-169 (Ranjan Madugalle), 3-229 (Amal Silva), 4-328 (Duleep Mendis), 5-368 (Roy Dias), 6-372 (Aravinda de Silva), 7-375 (Ashantha de Mel), 8-375 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 9-379 (Sanjeewa Weerasinghe), 10-385 (Rumesh Ratnayake)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev32106902.1500
C Sharma33311853.5700
RJ Shastri45.3117431.6200
L Sivaramakrishnan3149002.9000
M Amarnath1523112.0600
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
LS Rajput c †Silva b de Mel042000.00
K Srikkanth c Mendis b Ahangama64---1-
M Azharuddin c †Silva b Ratnayake03-000.00
DB Vengsarkar c Ranatunga b Ratnayake1--00-
L Sivaramakrishnan c Wettimuny b Ratnayake18---0-
SM Gavaskar st †Silva b Ranatunga521662457031.32
M Amarnath c Ahangama b de Mel60---0-
RJ Shastri c †Silva b Ahangama17---0-
N Kapil Dev (c)c Ratnayake b Ahangama6---0-
S Viswanath c Wettimuny b Ratnayake7---0-
C Sharma not out4---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 4, w 1)15
TOTAL(95.1 Ov, RR: 2.56)244
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Lalchand Rajput), 2-1 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 3-3 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 4-79 (Kris Srikkanth), 5-88 (Laxman Sivaramakrishnan), 6-178 (Sunil Gavaskar), 7-218 (Ravi Shastri), 8-229 (Kapil Dev), 9-238 (Mohinder Amarnath), 10-244 (Sadanand Viswanath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ALF de Mel3186322.0300
RJ Ratnayake25.157643.0100
FS Ahangama1835933.2700
CDUS Weerasinghe1672801.7500
A Ranatunga51811.6000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
S Wettimuny c Rajput b Sharma32---0-
SAR Silva c Vengsarkar b Kapil Dev11---0-
PA de Silva  b Shastri75--92-
RL Dias not out60---0-
LRD Mendis (c)not out13---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 5)15
TOTAL(53 Ov, RR: 3.88)206/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Amal Silva), 2-48 (Sidath Wettimuny), 3-180 (Aravinda de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
N Kapil Dev2047313.6500
C Sharma1315514.2300
RJ Shastri1344113.1500
L Sivaramakrishnan712703.8500
India 2nd Innings (target: 348 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
LS Rajput lbw b de Mel12---0-
K Srikkanth lbw b Ratnayake25---0-
M Azharuddin c †Silva b de Mel25---0-
DB Vengsarkar c †Silva b Ratnayake0--00-
SM Gavaskar c †Silva b Ratnayake19---0-
M Amarnath c de Silva b Ratnayake10---0-
RJ Shastri c †Silva b Ahangama4---0-
N Kapil Dev (c)c & b Ratnayake78---0-
L Sivaramakrishnan c †Silva b de Mel21-85-0-
S Viswanath lbw b Ahangama03-000.00
C Sharma not out0--00-
Extras(lb 2, nb 2)4
TOTAL(66.2 Ov, RR: 2.98)198
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Lalchand Rajput), 2-39 (Kris Srikkanth), 3-41 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 4-84 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-84 (Sunil Gavaskar), 6-98 (Mohinder Amarnath), 7-98 (Ravi Shastri), 8-168 (Laxman Sivaramakrishnan), 9-169 (Sadanand Viswanath), 10-198 (Kapil Dev)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ALF de Mel2246432.9000
RJ Ratnayake23.264952.1000
FS Ahangama1435624.0000
CDUS Weerasinghe31802.6600
A Ranatunga401904.7500
MATCH DETAILS
P Sara Oval, Colombo
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Sri Lanka
Series resultSri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1024
Season1985
Match days6,7,8,10,11 September 1985 (5-day match)
Test debut
Sanjeewa Weerasinghe
Umpires
Selliah Ponnadurai
PW Vidanagamage
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 06 Sep - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 168/1 (SAR Silva 82*, RS Madugalle 54*)
Sat, 07 Sep - day 2 - India 1st innings 6/3 (K Srikkanth 4*, L Sivaramakrishnan 0*)
Sun, 08 Sep - day 3 - India 1st innings 210/6 (M Amarnath 48*, RJ Shastri 15*)
Mon, 09 Sep - rest day
Tue, 10 Sep - day 4 - India 2nd innings 16/0 (LS Rajput 6*, K Srikkanth 9*)
Wed, 11 Sep - day 5 - India 2nd innings 198 (66.2 ov) - end of match