result
Final, Dhaka, Mar 12 - 16 1999, Asian Test Championship
(65.3 ov)231 & 188
Pakistan won by an innings and 175 runs
player of the match
Ijaz Ahmed
Pakistan
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Russel Arnold  b Shoaib Akhtar1013202076.92
Avishka Gunawardene c Wajahatullah Wasti b Wasim Akram46111066.67
Mahela Jayawardene lbw b Wasim Akram011000.00
Marvan Atapattu lbw b Saqlain Mushtaq3659825061.02
Aravinda de Silva (c)lbw b Arshad Khan7216426310043.90
Hashan Tillakaratne c Wajahatullah Wasti b Arshad Khan1559821025.42
Romesh Kaluwitharana c Yousuf Youhana b Arshad Khan925291036.00
Upul Chandana c †Moin Khan b Shoaib Akhtar1544443034.09
Chaminda Vaas not out 2078900025.64
Pramodya Wickramasinghe c Wajahatullah Wasti b Arshad Khan217370011.76
Sajeewa de Silva c †Moin Khan b Arshad Khan1117202064.71
Extras(b 12, lb 9, nb 16)37
TOTAL(78 Ov, RR: 2.96)231
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Avishka Gunawardene, 2.1 ov), 2-16 (Mahela Jayawardene, 2.2 ov), 3-19 (Russel Arnold, 3.3 ov), 4-84 (Marvan Atapattu, 19.1 ov), 5-119 (Hashan Tillakaratne, 38.3 ov), 6-135 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 46.2 ov), 7-177 (Upul Chandana, 56.5 ov), 8-201 (Aravinda de Silva, 63.4 ov), 9-208 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe, 71.5 ov), 10-231 (Sajeewa de Silva, 77.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wasim Akram1424523.21---03
Shoaib Akhtar1333622.77---09
Saqlain Mushtaq2977612.62---02
Shahid Afridi201507.50---01
Arshad Khan2053851.90---00
Pakistan 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Saeed Anwar c & b Arnold571131717050.44
Wajahatullah Wasti c Jayawardene b KSC de Silva22871232025.29
Ijaz Ahmed st †Tillakaratne b Chandana21137251923156.72
Inzamam-ul-Haq not out 20039753523250.38
Mohammad Yousuf c sub (UC Hathurusingha) b Chandana1942522045.24
Shahid Afridi c & b Chandana2129263172.41
Moin Khan c KSC de Silva b Arnold1020300050.00
Wasim Akram (c)c Vaas b Chandana814110157.14
Saqlain Mushtaq run out (†Tillakaratne/Gunawardene)416220025.00
Arshad Khan c †Tillakaratne b Chandana315190020.00
Shoaib Akhtar st †Tillakaratne b Chandana412311033.33
Extras(b 13, lb 14, nb 8)35
TOTAL(184.5 Ov, RR: 3.21)594
Fall of wickets: 1-75 (Wajahatullah Wasti, 25.4 ov), 2-117 (Saeed Anwar, 37.3 ov), 2-469, 3-483 (Ijaz Ahmed, 152.6 ov), 4-515 (Shahid Afridi, 159.6 ov), 5-518 (Mohammad Yousuf, 161.2 ov), 6-532 (Wasim Akram, 165.6 ov), 7-540 (Moin Khan, 168.3 ov), 8-555 (Saqlain Mushtaq, 173.6 ov), 9-560 (Arshad Khan, 177.4 ov), 10-594 (Shoaib Akhtar, 184.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas32410103.16---03
Pramodya Wickramasinghe2035302.65---01
Sajeewa de Silva25.437512.92---04
Upul Chandana47.5717963.74---00
Aravinda de Silva1204403.67---00
Russel Arnold37.278022.14---00
Mahela Jayawardene1013503.50---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Russel Arnold c Wasim Akram b Arshad Khan3050854060.00
Avishka Gunawardene c Shahid Afridi b Wasim Akram013000.00
Chaminda Vaas  b Wasim Akram011000.00
Mahela Jayawardene c Wajahatullah Wasti b Wasim Akram1580020.00
Marvan Atapattu run out (Wasim Akram)2240461055.00
Aravinda de Silva (c)c Wajahatullah Wasti b Saqlain Mushtaq618301033.33
Hashan Tillakaratne not out 5515217310036.18
Romesh Kaluwitharana c & b Saqlain Mushtaq036000.00
Upul Chandana lbw b Shahid Afridi2858733148.28
Pramodya Wickramasinghe  b Shahid Afridi719191036.84
Sajeewa de Silva  b Saqlain Mushtaq2747664157.45
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 1)12
TOTAL(65.3 Ov, RR: 2.87)188
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Avishka Gunawardene, 0.5 ov), 2-5 (Chaminda Vaas, 0.6 ov), 3-9 (Mahela Jayawardene, 2.1 ov), 4-48 (Marvan Atapattu, 12.6 ov), 5-59 (Russel Arnold, 18.1 ov), 6-59 (Aravinda de Silva, 19.6 ov), 7-61 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 21.3 ov), 8-101 (Upul Chandana, 40.6 ov), 9-115 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe, 46.3 ov), 10-188 (Sajeewa de Silva, 65.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wasim Akram703334.71---00
Shoaib Akhtar10.432602.44---01
Saqlain Mushtaq28.5154631.60---00
Arshad Khan1234113.42---00
Shahid Afridi713124.43---00
MATCH DETAILS
Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesAsian Test ChampionshipPakistan tour of Bangladesh
Season1998/99
Player Of The Match
Ijaz Ahmed
Ijaz Ahmed
Player Of The Series
Wasim Akram
Wasim Akram
Series resultPakistan won the 1998/99 Asian Test Championship
Match numberTest no. 1450
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Upul Chandana
Upul Chandana
Umpires
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David Shepherd
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Doug Cowie
TV Umpire
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V.K.Ramaswamy
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 12 Mar - day 1 -Pakistan 1st innings 33 (Saeed Anwar 16*, Wajahatullah Wasti 7*, 10 ov)
Sat, 13 Mar - day 2 -Pakistan 1st innings 299/2 (Ijaz Ahmed 118*, Inzamam-ul-Haq 77*, 100 ov)
Sun, 14 Mar - day 3 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 9/3 (Russel Arnold 8*, 2.1 ov)
Mon, 15 Mar - day 4 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 188/10 (65.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Inzamam-ul-Haq (1) retired hurt on 156* from 469/2 to 532/6
  • HP Tillakaratne kept wicket from 117/2 (39 ov) until the end of the innings because Kaluwitharana was unfit with a fever