Result
3rd Test, Colombo (SSC), Nov 23-26 2018, England tour of Sri Lanka
336 & 230
(86.4 ov, target 327)
240 & 284
England won by 42 runs
Player Of The Match
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RJ Burns  b Perera1434-2041.17
KK Jennings c ARS Silva b Pushpakumara1324-1054.16
JM Bairstow  b Sandakan110186-9159.13
JE Root (c)c Gunathilaka b Sandakan4679-4058.22
BA Stokes c de Silva b Sandakan5788-5264.77
JC Buttler c & b Sandakan1626-2061.53
MM Ali c Mathews b Perera3355-4060.00
BT Foakes c †Dickwella b Pushpakumara1326-2050.00
AU Rashid not out2131-2067.74
SCJ Broad  b Sandakan02-000.00
MJ Leach c Mathews b Perera27-0028.57
Extras(b 7, lb 3, nb 1)11
TOTAL(92.5 Ov, RR: 3.61)336
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Rory Burns, 7.5 ov), 2-36 (Keaton Jennings, 10.5 ov), 3-136 (Joe Root, 38.1 ov), 4-235 (Ben Stokes, 64.5 ov), 5-254 (Jonny Bairstow, 70.4 ov), 6-265 (Jos Buttler, 74.4 ov), 7-294 (Ben Foakes, 83.1 ov), 8-328 (Moeen Ali, 90.5 ov), 9-329 (Stuart Broad, 91.2 ov), 10-336 (Jack Leach, 92.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RAS Lakmal1123303.0001
MDK Perera32.5111333.4400
PM Pushpakumara2036423.2000
PADLR Sandakan2209554.3100
DM de Silva501603.2000
MD Gunathilaka20502.5000
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MD Gunathilaka c Jennings b Leach1841-3043.90
FDM Karunaratne c Jennings b Rashid83125-9066.40
DM de Silva c Jennings b Rashid73129-8056.58
BKG Mendis c Stokes b Rashid2736-4075.00
AD Mathews c †Foakes b Stokes57-1071.42
ARS Silva c Jennings b Rashid39-0033.33
N Dickwella c †Foakes b Stokes516-0031.25
MDK Perera c †Foakes b Stokes05-000.00
RAS Lakmal (c)not out39-0033.33
PADLR Sandakan run out (Rashid)24-0050.00
PM Pushpakumara lbw b Rashid1314-3092.85
Extras(lb 7, w 1)8
TOTAL(65.5 Ov, RR: 3.64)240
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Danushka Gunathilaka, 11.4 ov), 2-173 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 47.3 ov), 3-187 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 51.6 ov), 4-200 (Angelo Mathews, 54.1 ov), 5-205 (Roshen Silva, 55.6 ov), 6-222 (Niroshan Dickwella, 60.2 ov), 7-222 (Kusal Mendis, 61.1 ov), 8-222 (Dilruwan Perera, 62.1 ov), 9-224 (Lakshan Sandakan, 62.5 ov), 10-240 (Malinda Pushpakumara, 65.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SCJ Broad923604.0000
MJ Leach1825913.2700
MM Ali1325504.2300
AU Rashid13.524953.5400
JE Root20402.0000
BA Stokes1013033.0010
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RJ Burns lbw b Perera727-0025.92
KK Jennings lbw b Perera112-008.33
JM Bairstow c sub (JK Silva) b Perera1531-1048.38
JE Root (c)c & b Pushpakumara79-0077.77
BA Stokes c Pushpakumara b Perera4263-4066.66
JC Buttler st †Dickwella b Sandakan6479-3081.01
MM Ali c de Silva b Sandakan2253-1041.50
BT Foakes not out3682-1043.90
AU Rashid c †Dickwella b Pushpakumara2448-1050.00
SCJ Broad c Mendis b Pushpakumara15-0020.00
MJ Leach c †Dickwella b Perera013-000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 4, nb 3, w 1)11
TOTAL(69.5 Ov, RR: 3.29)230
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Keaton Jennings, 4.1 ov), 2-20 (Rory Burns, 10.1 ov), 3-35 (Jonny Bairstow, 12.3 ov), 4-39 (Joe Root, 13.6 ov), 5-128 (Ben Stokes, 31.5 ov), 6-168 (Jos Buttler, 44.1 ov), 7-171 (Moeen Ali, 46.2 ov), 8-215 (Adil Rashid, 60.6 ov), 9-217 (Stuart Broad, 62.4 ov), 10-230 (Jack Leach, 69.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MDK Perera29.538852.9400
PM Pushpakumara1222832.3300
DM de Silva912402.6600
RAS Lakmal31702.3311
PADLR Sandakan1617624.7502
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 327 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MD Gunathilaka c Stokes b Ali620-0030.00
FDM Karunaratne  b Ali2336-3063.88
DM de Silva lbw b Leach07-000.00
BKG Mendis run out (Leach)86129-8166.66
AD Mathews c Broad b Stokes59-0055.55
PADLR Sandakan c Stokes b Leach741-1017.07
ARS Silva lbw b Ali65161-4040.37
N Dickwella c Jennings b Leach1919-20100.00
MDK Perera c Jennings b Ali522-1022.72
RAS Lakmal (c)lbw b Leach1138-1028.94
PM Pushpakumara not out4240-61105.00
Extras(b 8, nb 2, w 5)15
TOTAL(86.4 Ov, RR: 3.27)284
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Danushka Gunathilaka, 5.5 ov), 2-24 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 8.3 ov), 3-34 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 11.6 ov), 4-52 (Angelo Mathews, 16.1 ov), 5-82 (Lakshan Sandakan, 26.6 ov), 6-184 (Kusal Mendis, 57.4 ov), 7-214 (Niroshan Dickwella, 65.2 ov), 8-225 (Dilruwan Perera, 72.3 ov), 9-226 (Roshen Silva, 74.1 ov), 10-284 (Suranga Lakmal, 86.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SCJ Broad501402.8030
MM Ali2639243.5300
MJ Leach28.447242.5100
BA Stokes812513.1221
AU Rashid1917303.8401
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Jonny Bairstow
Player Of The Series
Ben Foakes
Series resultEngland won the 3-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 2329
Season2018/19
Hours of play (local time)10:00 start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days23.24.25,26 November 2018 (5-day match)
Umpires
Chris Gaffaney
Sundaram Ravi
TV Umpire
Marais Erasmus
Reserve Umpire
Raveendra Wimalasiri
Match Referee
Andy Pycroft
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 23 Nov - day 1 - England 1st innings 312/7 (MM Ali 23*, AU Rashid 13*, 88.1 ov)
Sat, 24 Nov - day 2 - England 2nd innings 3/0 (RJ Burns 2*, KK Jennings 1*, 4 ov)
Sun, 25 Nov - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 53/4 (BKG Mendis 15*, PADLR Sandakan 1*, 17 ov)
Mon, 26 Nov - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 284 (86.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • BKG Mendis: 50 off 55 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 30.4 overs (184 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 111/5 in 34.0 overs (BKG Mendis 55, ARS Silva 12)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 79 balls (BKG Mendis 26, ARS Silva 24, Ex 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 44.5 overs (270 balls), Extras 9
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 164/5 in 48.0 overs (BKG Mendis 77, ARS Silva 37)
  • Over 52.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - BKG Mendis (Struck down)
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 184 balls (BKG Mendis 48, ARS Silva 47, Ex 6)
  • ARS Silva: 50 off 107 balls (4 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 63.3 overs (382 balls), Extras 9
  • Over 74.1: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - ARS Silva (Upheld)
  • Over 74.6: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - PM Pushpakumara (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 78.1 overs (471 balls), Extras 10
  • Over 82.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - RAS Lakmal (Upheld)
  • New ball taken after 84.1 overs
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 61 balls (RAS Lakmal 10, PM Pushpakumara 36, Ex 4)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 284/9 in 86.0 overs (RAS Lakmal 11, PM Pushpakumara 42)
  • Over 86.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - RAS Lakmal (Umpires Call)
Day 3
  • Drinks: England - 42/4 in 15.0 overs (BA Stokes 4, JC Buttler 2)
  • England: 50 runs in 17.6 overs (109 balls), Extras 6
  • Over 22.2: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - JC Buttler (Upheld)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 56 balls (BA Stokes 19, JC Buttler 29, Ex 2)
  • England: 100 runs in 25.3 overs (155 balls), Extras 9
  • Lunch: England - 110/4 in 28.0 overs (BA Stokes 32, JC Buttler 38)
  • JC Buttler: 50 off 59 balls (3 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 37.1 overs (226 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: England - 168/5 in 43.0 overs (JC Buttler 64, MM Ali 21)
  • England: 200 runs in 56.1 overs (340 balls), Extras 11
  • Tea: England - 210/7 in 59.0 overs (BT Foakes 20, AU Rashid 21)
  • Over 60.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - AU Rashid (Upheld)
  • Over 63.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - BT Foakes (Umpires Call)
  • Over 64.3: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - MJ Leach (Upheld)
  • Over 67.1: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - BT Foakes (Upheld)
  • Innings Break: England - 230/10 in 69.5 overs (BT Foakes 36)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Over 8.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - DM de Silva (Upheld)
  • Over 11.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - FDM Karunaratne (Upheld)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 15.4 overs (94 balls), Extras 2
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 53/4 in 17.0 overs (BKG Mendis 15, PADLR Sandakan 1)
Day 2
  • Innings Break: England - 336/10 in 92.5 overs (AU Rashid 21)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 26/0 in 10.0 overs (MD Gunathilaka 14, FDM Karunaratne 12)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 17.5 overs (107 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 74/1 in 22.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 28, DM de Silva 28)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 69 balls (FDM Karunaratne 19, DM de Silva 33, Ex 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 27.2 overs (164 balls), Extras 0
  • FDM Karunaratne: 50 off 76 balls (6 x 4)
  • DM de Silva: 50 off 77 balls (6 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 139 balls (FDM Karunaratne 45, DM de Silva 54, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 137/1 in 37.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 58, DM de Silva 57)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 41.6 overs (252 balls), Extras 4
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 183/2 in 51.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 81, BKG Mendis 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 53.1 overs (319 balls), Extras 9
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 53.5 overs (323 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 222/8 in 62.1 overs (RAS Lakmal 0)
  • Over 64.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - PM Pushpakumara (Upheld)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 240/10 in 65.5 overs (RAS Lakmal 3)
  • Over 65.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - PM Pushpakumara (Struck down)
  • England 2nd innings
  • Bad Light: England - 3/0 in 4.0 overs (RJ Burns 2, KK Jennings 1)
  • End Of Day: England - 3/0 in 4.0 overs (RJ Burns 2, KK Jennings 1)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 38/2 in 12.0 overs (JM Bairstow 9, JE Root 1)
  • Over 14.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - JM Bairstow (Struck down)
  • England: 50 runs in 15.1 overs (92 balls), Extras 3
  • Over 21.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - CB Gaffaney, Batsman - JE Root (Struck down)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 74 balls (JM Bairstow 26, JE Root 20, Ex 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 25.4 overs (155 balls), Extras 5
  • Lunch: England - 102/2 in 26.0 overs (JM Bairstow 42, JE Root 28)
  • JM Bairstow: 50 off 76 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 160 balls (JM Bairstow 50, JE Root 46, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: England - 138/3 in 40.0 overs (JM Bairstow 60, BA Stokes 0)
  • England: 150 runs in 43.3 overs (262 balls), Extras 5
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 81 balls (JM Bairstow 21, BA Stokes 29, Ex 0)
  • Tea: England - 197/3 in 55.0 overs (JM Bairstow 81, BA Stokes 38)
  • England: 200 runs in 56.2 overs (339 balls), Extras 5
  • BA Stokes: 50 off 78 balls (4 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • JM Bairstow: 100 off 165 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • England: 250 runs in 68.2 overs (411 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: England - 262/5 in 73.0 overs (JC Buttler 15, MM Ali 2)
  • Over 82.6: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - MM Ali (Upheld)
  • England: 300 runs in 85.1 overs (512 balls), Extras 6
  • Bad Light: England - 312/7 in 88.1 overs (MM Ali 23, AU Rashid 13)
  • End Of Day: England - 312/7 in 88.1 overs (MM Ali 23, AU Rashid 13)
  • Over 88.1: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - MM Ali (Upheld)