Result
Only Test, Colombo (PSS), Feb 17-21 1982, England tour of Sri Lanka
218 & 175
(58.1 ov, target 171)
223 & 171/3
England won by 7 wickets
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Warnapura (c)c Gower b Willis22535008.00
S Wettimuny c †Taylor b Botham646910013.04
RL Dias c Cook b Willis0810000.00
LRD Mendis lbw b Botham1728562060.71
RS Madugalle c Gower b Underwood651642463139.63
A Ranatunga  b Underwood54961407056.25
DS de Silva c Gower b Underwood316250018.75
ALF de Mel c Fletcher b Underwood1949502038.77
LWS Kaluperuma c Cook b Underwood1980011.11
HM Goonatilleke not out2235453062.85
GRA de Silva c Emburey b Botham1224362050.00
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 9, w 2)17
TOTAL(81.5 Ov, RR: 2.66)218
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Bandula Warnapura), 2-11 (Roy Dias), 3-29 (Sidath Wettimuny), 4-34 (Duleep Mendis), 5-133 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-149 (Somachandra De Silva), 7-181 (Ashantha de Mel), 8-183 (Lalith Kaluperuma), 9-190 (Ranjan Madugalle), 10-218 (Ajit de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis1974622.4200
IT Botham12.512832.1800
PJW Allott1344403.3800
JE Emburey1935502.8900
DL Underwood1862851.5500
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch lbw b de Mel2231565070.96
G Cook c Kaluperuma b de Mel1124402045.83
CJ Tavare  b de Mel022000.00
DI Gower c †Goonatilleke b DS de Silva8919825612144.94
KWR Fletcher (c)c Warnapura b GRA de Silva45991123045.45
IT Botham  b de Mel1347543027.65
RW Taylor not out31921205033.69
JE Emburey lbw b GRA de Silva02727000.00
PJW Allott c Kaluperuma b DS de Silva3960033.33
DL Underwood c Mendis b DS de Silva011000.00
RGD Willis run out017000.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 6)9
TOTAL(86.5 Ov, RR: 2.56)223
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Geoff Cook), 2-34 (Chris Tavaré), 3-40 (Graham Gooch), 4-120 (Keith Fletcher), 5-151 (Sir Ian Botham), 6-200 (David Gower), 7-207 (John Emburey), 8-216 (Paul Allott), 9-216 (Derek Underwood), 10-223 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ALF de Mel1727044.1100
B Warnapura31903.0000
DS de Silva27.5115431.9400
LWS Kaluperuma912903.2200
GRA de Silva30125221.7300
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Warnapura (c)c Gooch b Emburey381551855024.51
S Wettimuny  b Willis932651028.12
RL Dias c †Taylor b Underwood7712816111060.15
LRD Mendis c Willis b Emburey27931272129.03
RS Madugalle c Cook b Emburey35252005.76
A Ranatunga c Fletcher b Emburey2490050.00
DS de Silva c Fletcher b Underwood11211008.33
ALF de Mel c Gower b Emburey22618007.69
LWS Kaluperuma c †Taylor b Emburey012000.00
HM Goonatilleke not out27110028.57
GRA de Silva c Willis b Underwood036000.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 8)14
TOTAL(83.5 Ov, RR: 2.08)175
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Sidath Wettimuny), 2-113 (Bandula Warnapura), 3-140 (Roy Dias), 4-167 (Ranjan Madugalle), 5-169 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-170 (Somachandra De Silva), 7-172 (Duleep Mendis), 8-173 (Lalith Kaluperuma), 9-174 (Ashantha de Mel), 10-175 (Ajit de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RGD Willis932412.6600
IT Botham1213703.0800
JE Emburey2593361.3200
DL Underwood37.5156731.7700
England 2nd Innings (target: 171 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GA Gooch  b GRA de Silva31741095041.89
G Cook lbw b de Mel089000.00
CJ Tavare st †Goonatilleke b GRA de Silva8518622012045.69
DI Gower not out42791256053.16
KWR Fletcher (c)not out044000.00
Extras(b 7, lb 5, nb 1)13
TOTAL(58.1 Ov, RR: 2.93)171/3
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Geoff Cook), 2-84 (Graham Gooch), 3-167 (Chris Tavaré)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ALF de Mel13.143312.5000
B Warnapura10101.0000
DS de Silva1553802.5300
LWS Kaluperuma1234003.3300
GRA de Silva1764622.7000
MATCH DETAILS
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 17 Feb - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 183/8 (RS Madugalle 64*)
Thu, 18 Feb - day 2 - England 1st innings 186/5 (DI Gower 79*, RW Taylor 8*)
Fri, 19 Feb - rest day
Sat, 20 Feb - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 152/3 (LRD Mendis 16*, RS Madugalle 0*)
Sun, 21 Feb - day 4 - England 2nd innings 171/3 (58.1 ov) - end of match