Result
2nd Test, Pallekele, Nov 14-18 2018, England tour of Sri Lanka
290 & 346
(74 ov, target 301)
336 & 243
England won by 57 runs
Player Of The Match
England
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RJ Burns c de Silva b Dananjaya4381-5053.08
KK Jennings c †Dickwella b Lakmal18-0012.50
BA Stokes lbw b Perera1927-2070.37
JE Root (c) b Pushpakumara1423-2060.86
JC Buttler c Karunaratne b Pushpakumara6367-7094.02
MM Ali lbw b Pushpakumara1023-0043.47
BT Foakes c de Silva b Perera1929-3065.51
SM Curran c Karunaratne b Perera64119-1653.78
AU Rashid lbw b Perera3152-2159.61
MJ Leach  b Dananjaya713-1053.84
JM Anderson not out712-1058.33
Extras(b 4, lb 3, pen 5)12
TOTAL(75.4 Ov, RR: 3.83)290
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Keaton Jennings, 4.3 ov), 2-49 (Ben Stokes, 13.2 ov), 3-70 (Joe Root, 18.6 ov), 4-94 (Rory Burns, 25.5 ov), 5-139 (Moeen Ali, 34.2 ov), 6-170 (Ben Foakes, 41.3 ov), 7-176 (Jos Buttler, 46.1 ov), 8-221 (Adil Rashid, 61.2 ov), 9-230 (Jack Leach, 64.4 ov), 10-290 (Sam Curran, 75.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RAS Lakmal1214413.6600
MDK Perera24.456142.4700
PM Pushpakumara2348933.8600
DM de Silva20402.0000
A Dananjaya1418025.7100
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FDM Karunaratne run out (Stokes)63125-4050.40
JK Silva  b Leach615-1040.00
PM Pushpakumara c Burns b Ali422-0018.18
DM de Silva c †Foakes b Rashid5998-6060.20
BKG Mendis c Stokes b Leach13-0033.33
AD Mathews c †Foakes b Rashid2042-1047.61
ARS Silva c Ali b Rashid85174-4148.85
N Dickwella lbw b Root2533-3075.75
MDK Perera lbw b Leach1537-2040.54
A Dananjaya lbw b Ali3139-3079.48
RAS Lakmal (c)not out1530-2050.00
Extras(b 6, lb 6)12
TOTAL(103 Ov, RR: 3.26)336
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Kaushal Silva, 7.4 ov), 2-31 (Malinda Pushpakumara, 14.4 ov), 3-127 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 38.6 ov), 4-136 (Kusal Mendis, 41.1 ov), 5-146 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 46.2 ov), 6-165 (Angelo Mathews, 54.3 ov), 7-211 (Niroshan Dickwella, 66.4 ov), 8-252 (Dilruwan Perera, 79.4 ov), 9-308 (Akila Dananjaya, 93.2 ov), 10-336 (Roshen Silva, 102.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson1424002.8500
SM Curran401904.7500
MJ Leach2957032.4100
MM Ali2518523.4000
AU Rashid2227533.4000
JE Root802613.2500
BA Stokes10909.0000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MJ Leach lbw b Perera111-009.09
RJ Burns lbw b Pushpakumara5966-7089.39
KK Jennings c de Silva b Dananjaya2654-1048.14
JE Root (c)lbw b Dananjaya124146-10284.93
BA Stokes lbw b Perera02-000.00
JC Buttler  b Dananjaya3445-3075.55
MM Ali lbw b Dananjaya1014-0171.42
BT Foakes not out65119-4254.62
SM Curran  b Dananjaya01-000.00
AU Rashid lbw b Dananjaya213-0015.38
JM Anderson  b Perera1213-3092.30
Extras(b 4, lb 9)13
TOTAL(80.4 Ov, RR: 4.28)346
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Jack Leach, 2.3 ov), 2-77 (Keaton Jennings, 19.1 ov), 3-108 (Rory Burns, 25.5 ov), 4-109 (Ben Stokes, 26.3 ov), 5-183 (Jos Buttler, 40.6 ov), 6-219 (Moeen Ali, 46.3 ov), 7-301 (Joe Root, 69.2 ov), 8-301 (Sam Curran, 69.3 ov), 9-305 (Adil Rashid, 71.6 ov), 10-346 (James Anderson, 80.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MDK Perera20.429634.6400
PM Pushpakumara27110113.7400
A Dananjaya25011564.6000
DM de Silva40701.7500
RAS Lakmal401403.5000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 301 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FDM Karunaratne c †Foakes b Rashid5796-4059.37
JK Silva st †Foakes b Leach46-0066.66
DM de Silva c Jennings b Leach110-0010.00
BKG Mendis lbw b Leach17-0014.28
AD Mathews lbw b Ali88137-6064.23
ARS Silva c Root b Ali3795-4038.94
N Dickwella c Stokes b Ali3543-3081.39
MDK Perera lbw b Leach211-0018.18
A Dananjaya not out828-0028.57
RAS Lakmal (c) b Ali02-000.00
PM Pushpakumara c & b Leach19-0011.11
Extras(b 5, lb 4)9
TOTAL(74 Ov, RR: 3.28)243
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Kaushal Silva, 3.3 ov), 2-16 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 5.3 ov), 3-26 (Kusal Mendis, 7.5 ov), 4-103 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 27.6 ov), 5-176 (Roshen Silva, 54.3 ov), 6-221 (Angelo Mathews, 62.3 ov), 7-226 (Dilruwan Perera, 65.2 ov), 8-240 (Niroshan Dickwella, 70.1 ov), 9-240 (Suranga Lakmal, 70.3 ov), 10-243 (Malinda Pushpakumara, 73.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson521202.4000
MJ Leach2828352.9600
MM Ali1927243.7800
AU Rashid1715213.0500
JE Root501503.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Pallekele International Cricket Stadium
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Joe Root
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 2326
Season2018/19
Hours of play (local time)9:45 start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14:55-15:15, Close 17.15
Match days14, 15, 16, 17, 18 November 2018 (5-day match)
Umpires
Marais Erasmus
Sundaram Ravi
TV Umpire
Chris Gaffaney
Reserve Umpire
Ranmore Martinesz
Match Referee
Andy Pycroft
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 14 Nov - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 26/1 (FDM Karunaratne 19*, PM Pushpakumara 1*, 12 ov)
Thu, 15 Nov - day 2 - England 2nd innings 0/0 (MJ Leach 0*, RJ Burns 0*, 1 ov)
Fri, 16 Nov - day 3 - England 2nd innings 324/9 (BT Foakes 51*, JM Anderson 4*, 76 ov)
Sat, 17 Nov - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 226/7 (N Dickwella 27*, 65.2 ov)
Sun, 18 Nov - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 243 (74 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • New ball taken at 80.4 overs.
  • Innings Break: England - 346/10 in 80.4 overs (BT Foakes 65)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Over 7.5: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - BKG Mendis (Upheld)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 38/3 in 11.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 25, AD Mathews 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 15.1 overs (91 balls), Extras 5
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (FDM Karunaratne 30, AD Mathews 20, Ex 0)
  • FDM Karunaratne: 50 off 81 balls (4 x 4)
  • Over 25.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - FDM Karunaratne (Upheld)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 93/3 in 26.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 54, AD Mathews 28)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 27.4 overs (166 balls), Extras 5
  • AD Mathews: 50 off 75 balls (3 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 43.6 overs (264 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 151/4 in 46.0 overs (AD Mathews 55, ARS Silva 26)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 111 balls (AD Mathews 21, ARS Silva 27, Ex 2)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 115 balls (AD Mathews 22, ARS Silva 26, Ex 2)
  • Over 47.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - ARS Silva (Struck down)
  • Over 54.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - ARS Silva (Upheld)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 58.4 overs (352 balls), Extras 9
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 219/5 in 62.0 overs (AD Mathews 87, N Dickwella 23)
  • Over 62.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - AD Mathews (Umpires Call)
  • Rain: Sri Lanka - 226/7 in 65.2 overs (N Dickwella 27)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 226/7 in 65.2 overs (N Dickwella 27)
Day 3
  • Over 2.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - MJ Leach (Upheld)
  • England: 50 runs in 12.3 overs (75 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (RJ Burns 30, KK Jennings 19, Ex 1)
  • Over 14.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - RJ Burns (Struck down)
  • Drinks: England - 67/1 in 16.0 overs (RJ Burns 39, KK Jennings 22)
  • RJ Burns: 50 off 61 balls (6 x 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 23.6 overs (144 balls), Extras 5
  • Over 25.5: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - RJ Burns (Struck down)
  • Over 26.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - JE Root (Struck down)
  • Over 26.3: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - BA Stokes (Struck down)
  • Lunch: England - 131/4 in 30.0 overs (JE Root 26, JC Buttler 14)
  • England: 150 runs in 33.5 overs (203 balls), Extras 11
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (JE Root 20, JC Buttler 23, Ex 7)
  • JE Root: 50 off 66 balls (5 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 43.2 overs (260 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: England - 218/5 in 46.0 overs (JE Root 76, MM Ali 10)
  • England: 250 runs in 54.6 overs (330 balls), Extras 12
  • Tea: England - 259/6 in 59.0 overs (JE Root 98, BT Foakes 19)
  • JE Root: 100 off 120 balls (8 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (JE Root 27, BT Foakes 22, Ex 1)
  • England: 300 runs in 69.1 overs (415 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: England - 305/9 in 72.0 overs (BT Foakes 36)
  • Drinks: England - 310/9 in 73.0 overs (BT Foakes 37, JM Anderson 4)
  • Bad Light: England - 324/9 in 76.0 overs (BT Foakes 51, JM Anderson 4)
  • Rain: England - 324/9 in 76.0 overs (BT Foakes 51, JM Anderson 4)
  • End Of Day: England - 324/9 in 76.0 overs (BT Foakes 51, JM Anderson 4)
  • BT Foakes: 50 off 102 balls (3 x 4, 1 x 6)
Day 2
  • Over 13.4: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - FDM Karunaratne (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 19.6 overs (120 balls), Extras 4
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 69 balls (FDM Karunaratne 20, DM de Silva 26, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 97/2 in 29.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 50, DM de Silva 32)
  • FDM Karunaratne: 50 off 94 balls (3 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 29.3 overs (177 balls), Extras 5
  • DM de Silva: 50 off 79 balls (5 x 4)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 139/4 in 44.0 overs (DM de Silva 57, AD Mathews 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 47.2 overs (284 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 193/6 in 61.0 overs (ARS Silva 16, N Dickwella 17)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 62.4 overs (376 balls), Extras 8
  • Over 66.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - N Dickwella (Struck down)
  • Over 69.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - ARS Silva (Struck down)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 244/7 in 78.0 overs (ARS Silva 46, MDK Perera 11)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 78.6 overs (474 balls), Extras 9
  • ARS Silva: 50 off 103 balls (3 x 4)
  • New ball taken at 82.1 overs.
  • Penalty awarded to Fielding side: 85.1; England 1st Inns - Batsmen deliberately running short
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 91.1 overs (547 balls), Extras 10
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 73 balls (ARS Silva 23, A Dananjaya 31, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 307/8 in 92.0 overs (ARS Silva 73, A Dananjaya 31)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 336/10 in 103.0 overs (RAS Lakmal 15)
  • England 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: England - 0/0 in 1.0 overs (MJ Leach 0, RJ Burns 0)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Over 9.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - BA Stokes (Umpires Call)
  • Drinks: England - 49/2 in 13.2 overs (RJ Burns 23)
  • Over 13.2: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - BA Stokes (Upheld)
  • England: 50 runs in 14.4 overs (88 balls), Extras 1
  • England: 100 runs in 27.3 overs (165 balls), Extras 1
  • Lunch: England - 125/4 in 30.0 overs (JC Buttler 38, MM Ali 4)
  • Over 34.2: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - MM Ali (Upheld)
  • JC Buttler: 50 off 50 balls (6 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 38.1 overs (229 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: England - 173/6 in 43.0 overs (JC Buttler 60, SM Curran 1)
  • England: 200 runs in 55.5 overs (335 balls), Extras 2
  • Tea: England - 217/7 in 60.0 overs (SM Curran 12, AU Rashid 29)
  • Over 61.2: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - AU Rashid (Struck down)
  • Over 64.5: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - JM Anderson (Upheld)
  • England: 250 runs in 68.1 overs (409 balls), Extras 2
  • SM Curran: 50 off 92 balls (5 x 6)
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 48 balls (SM Curran 43, JM Anderson 6, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: England - 284/9 in 74.0 overs (SM Curran 59, JM Anderson 6)
  • Innings Break: England - 290/10 in 75.4 overs (JM Anderson 7)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 26/1 in 12.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 19, PM Pushpakumara 1)