Result
1st Test, England tour of Sri Lanka at Galle, Nov 6-9 2018
342 & 322/6d
(85.1 ov, target 462)
203 & 250
England won by 211 runs
Player Of The Match
England
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RJ Burns c †Dickwella b Lakmal912-2075.00
KK Jennings  b Perera4653-7086.79
MM Ali  b Lakmal01-000.00
JE Root (c) b Herath3546-5076.08
BA Stokes  b Perera719-1036.84
JC Buttler c †Dickwella b Perera3872-4052.77
BT Foakes c de Silva b Lakmal107202-10052.97
SM Curran c Chandimal b Dananjaya48104-1346.15
AU Rashid c de Silva b Perera3538-4292.10
MJ Leach c de Silva b Perera1531-2048.38
JM Anderson not out04-000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1)2
TOTAL(97 Ov, RR: 3.52)342
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Rory Burns, 2.3 ov), 2-10 (Moeen Ali, 2.4 ov), 3-72 (Joe Root, 16.1 ov), 4-98 (Keaton Jennings, 21.1 ov), 5-103 (Ben Stokes, 23.3 ov), 6-164 (Jos Buttler, 43.6 ov), 7-252 (Sam Curran, 77.2 ov), 8-306 (Adil Rashid, 87.4 ov), 9-330 (Jack Leach, 95.2 ov), 10-342 (Ben Foakes, 96.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RAS Lakmal1857334.0500
MDK Perera3167552.4100
A Dananjaya2029614.8000
HMRKB Herath2547813.1200
DM de Silva301806.0000
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FDM Karunaratne c †Foakes b Anderson42-10200.00
JK Silva lbw b Curran16-0016.66
DM de Silva  b Ali1447-0029.78
BKG Mendis c Stokes b Leach1932-4059.37
AD Mathews c Jennings b Ali52122-3042.62
LD Chandimal (c)st †Foakes b Rashid3372-3045.83
N Dickwella c Buttler b Ali2839-3071.79
MDK Perera c Buttler b Leach2149-2042.85
A Dananjaya c †Foakes b Ali03-000.00
RAS Lakmal c Anderson b Rashid1520-2075.00
HMRKB Herath not out1416-2087.50
Extras(lb 2)2
TOTAL(68 Ov, RR: 2.98)203
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 0.2 ov), 2-10 (Kaushal Silva, 3.3 ov), 3-34 (Kusal Mendis, 13.2 ov), 4-40 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 16.3 ov), 5-115 (Dinesh Chandimal, 43.2 ov), 6-136 (Angelo Mathews, 49.3 ov), 7-171 (Niroshan Dickwella, 59.6 ov), 8-173 (Akila Dananjaya, 61.3 ov), 9-175 (Dilruwan Perera, 62.6 ov), 10-203 (Suranga Lakmal, 67.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson1002612.6000
SM Curran611612.6600
MJ Leach1824122.2700
MM Ali2146643.1400
AU Rashid913023.3300
BA Stokes402205.5000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RJ Burns run out (Karunaratne)2365-1035.38
KK Jennings not out146280-9052.14
MM Ali c Herath b Perera311-0027.27
JE Root (c)c †Dickwella b Herath319-0015.78
BA Stokes  b Perera6293-4366.66
JC Buttler c Silva b Herath3558-2160.34
BT Foakes c Mendis b Dananjaya3734-13108.82
SM Curran not out00-00-
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 2)13
TOTAL(93 Ov, RR: 3.46)322/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (Rory Burns, 22.6 ov), 2-67 (Moeen Ali, 26.3 ov), 3-74 (Joe Root, 31.3 ov), 4-181 (Ben Stokes, 60.5 ov), 5-258 (Jos Buttler, 83.1 ov), 6-319 (Ben Foakes, 92.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MDK Perera3039423.1300
RAS Lakmal923003.3302
HMRKB Herath2315922.5600
A Dananjaya18.528714.6100
DM de Silva12.124103.3600
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 462 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FDM Karunaratne c & b Ali2686-1030.23
JK Silva lbw b Leach3059-1050.84
DM de Silva c Root b Stokes2144-0147.72
BKG Mendis c Ali b Leach4577-6158.44
AD Mathews c Buttler b Ali5392-5057.60
LD Chandimal (c) b Leach111-009.09
N Dickwella c Stokes b Ali1632-1050.00
MDK Perera c Stokes b Rashid3049-3161.22
A Dananjaya c Stokes b Ali818-0044.44
RAS Lakmal not out1425-1156.00
HMRKB Herath run out (Stokes/†Foakes)518-0027.77
Extras(lb 1)1
TOTAL(85.1 Ov, RR: 2.93)250
Fall of wickets: 1-51 (Kaushal Silva, 22.3 ov), 2-59 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 25.2 ov), 3-98 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 37.2 ov), 4-144 (Kusal Mendis, 50.5 ov), 5-154 (Dinesh Chandimal, 54.4 ov), 6-190 (Niroshan Dickwella, 66.1 ov), 7-197 (Angelo Mathews, 68.4 ov), 8-229 (Akila Dananjaya, 76.6 ov), 9-239 (Dilruwan Perera, 79.3 ov), 10-250 (Rangana Herath, 85.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Curran511503.0000
JM Anderson1222702.2500
MM Ali2027143.5500
AU Rashid18.105913.2400
MJ Leach2116032.8500
BA Stokes821612.0000
JE Root10101.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Galle International Stadium
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Ben Foakes
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2324
Season2018/19
Hours of play (local time)10:00 start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days6,7,8,9 November 2018 (5-day match)
Test debut
Rory Burns
Ben Foakes
Umpires
Chris Gaffaney
Marais Erasmus
TV Umpire
Sundaram Ravi
Reserve Umpire
Ruchira Palliyaguruge
Match Referee
Andy Pycroft
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 06 Nov - day 1 - England 1st innings 321/8 (BT Foakes 87*, MJ Leach 14*, 91 ov)
Wed, 07 Nov - day 2 - England 2nd innings 38/0 (RJ Burns 11*, KK Jennings 26*, 12 ov)
Thu, 08 Nov - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 15/0 (FDM Karunaratne 7*, JK Silva 8*, 7 ov)
Fri, 09 Nov - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 250 (85.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 21.4 overs (130 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 130 balls (FDM Karunaratne 21, JK Silva 29, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 51/0 in 22.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 21, JK Silva 30)
  • Over 22.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - JK Silva (Struck down)
  • Over 37.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - DM de Silva (Upheld)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 98/3 in 37.2 overs (BKG Mendis 21)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 38.2 overs (230 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 144/4 in 50.5 overs (AD Mathews 21)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 52.2 overs (314 balls), Extras 1
  • AD Mathews: 50 off 85 balls (5 x 4)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 190/5 in 66.0 overs (AD Mathews 50, N Dickwella 16)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 70.1 overs (421 balls), Extras 1
  • Over 79.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - HMRKB Herath (Upheld)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 244/9 in 83.0 overs (RAS Lakmal 10, HMRKB Herath 3)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 85.1 overs (511 balls), Extras 1
Day 3
  • Over 16.2: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - RJ Burns (Umpires Call)
  • England: 50 runs in 17.6 overs (109 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 109 balls (RJ Burns 17, KK Jennings 31, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: England - 66/1 in 26.0 overs (KK Jennings 36, MM Ali 3)
  • KK Jennings: 50 off 111 balls (4 x 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 37.5 overs (229 balls), Extras 8
  • Lunch: England - 111/3 in 42.0 overs (KK Jennings 60, BA Stokes 14)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 117 balls (KK Jennings 26, BA Stokes 23, Ex 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 56.1 overs (339 balls), Extras 9
  • BA Stokes: 50 off 82 balls (4 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Drinks: England - 171/3 in 59.0 overs (KK Jennings 79, BA Stokes 54)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 169 balls (KK Jennings 39, BA Stokes 60, Ex 5)
  • England: 200 runs in 68.5 overs (415 balls), Extras 9
  • Tea: England - 212/4 in 73.0 overs (KK Jennings 98, JC Buttler 14)
  • KK Jennings: 100 off 231 balls (6 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 101 balls (KK Jennings 22, JC Buttler 24, Ex 4)
  • New bowl taken at 80.1 overs
  • England: 250 runs in 81.3 overs (491 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: England - 276/5 in 88.0 overs (KK Jennings 124, BT Foakes 13)
  • England: 300 runs in 89.3 overs (539 balls), Extras 13
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 46 balls (KK Jennings 20, BT Foakes 30, Ex 0)
  • Innings Break: England - 322/6 in 93.0 overs (KK Jennings 146, SM Curran 0)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 15/0 in 7.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 7, JK Silva 8)
Day 2
  • BT Foakes: 100 off 200 balls (9 x 4)
  • Innings Break: England - 342/10 in 97.0 overs (JM Anderson 0)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Over 0.2: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - FDM Karunaratne (Struck down)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 42/4 in 19.0 overs (AD Mathews 3, LD Chandimal 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 24.3 overs (147 balls), Extras 0
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 114 balls (AD Mathews 31, LD Chandimal 21, Ex 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 36.5 overs (221 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 102/4 in 37.0 overs (AD Mathews 36, LD Chandimal 27)
  • AD Mathews: 50 off 121 balls (3 x 4)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 136/5 in 49.2 overs (AD Mathews 52, N Dickwella 11)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 54.4 overs (328 balls), Extras 2
  • Over 61.6: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - RAS Lakmal (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 187/9 in 65.0 overs (RAS Lakmal 7, HMRKB Herath 6)
  • Over 65.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - HMRKB Herath (Upheld)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 66.5 overs (401 balls), Extras 2
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 203/10 in 68.0 overs (HMRKB Herath 14)
  • England 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: England - 38/0 in 12.0 overs (RJ Burns 11, KK Jennings 26)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Over 9.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - JE Root (Struck down)
  • England: 50 runs in 9.6 overs (60 balls), Extras 1
  • Over 11.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - KK Jennings (Struck down)
  • Drinks: England - 57/2 in 13.0 overs (KK Jennings 19, JE Root 28)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 66 balls (KK Jennings 23, JE Root 29, Ex 0)
  • England: 100 runs in 22.1 overs (133 balls), Extras 1
  • England: 100 runs in 22.6 overs (138 balls), Extras 1
  • Lunch: England - 113/5 in 29.0 overs (JC Buttler 10, BT Foakes 5)
  • England: 150 runs in 39.3 overs (237 balls), Extras 1
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 99 balls (JC Buttler 28, BT Foakes 22, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: England - 164/6 in 44.0 overs (BT Foakes 28)
  • Tea: England - 199/6 in 59.0 overs (BT Foakes 49, SM Curran 14)
  • England: 200 runs in 60.1 overs (361 balls), Extras 2
  • BT Foakes: 50 off 111 balls (4 x 4)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 128 balls (BT Foakes 30, SM Curran 23, Ex 1)
  • England: 250 runs in 76.2 overs (458 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: England - 251/6 in 77.0 overs (BT Foakes 66, SM Curran 48)
  • New ball taken at 80.1 overs
  • England: 300 runs in 85.5 overs (515 balls), Extras 2
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 55 balls (BT Foakes 18, AU Rashid 35, Ex 0)
  • End Of Day: England - 321/8 in 91.0 overs (BT Foakes 87, MJ Leach 14)