result
Only Test, Kandy, Apr 22 - 26 1983, Australia tour of Sri Lanka
514/4d
(65.2 ov)(f/o) 271 & 205
Australia won by an innings and 38 runs
player of the match
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kepler Wessels c Dias b de Silva14118825021075.00
Graeme Wood c Ratnayake b Ranatunga422540018.18
Graham Yallop lbw b de Mel9823830314041.17
Greg Chappell (c)lbw b de Mel661031637064.07
David Hookes not out 14315220117294.07
Allan Border not out 47881452053.40
Extras(lb 11, nb 3, w 1)15
TOTAL(131 Ov, RR: 3.92)514/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Graeme Wood), 2-213 (Kepler Wessels), 3-290 (Graham Yallop), 4-359 (Greg Chappell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashantha de Mel23311324.91---00
Rumesh Ratnayake28410803.85---00
Arjuna Ranatunga1927213.78---00
Somachandra De Silva44712212.77---00
Roshan Guneratne1718404.94---00
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sidath Wettimuny c †Woolley b Lillee032000.00
Susil Fernando c †Woolley b Hogg01216000.00
Roy Dias c Border b Lillee44310100.00
Duleep Mendis (c)c Hookes b Yardley749215112080.43
Ranjan Madugalle c & b Yardley933480027.27
Arjuna Ranatunga c Lillee b Yardley9012017416075.00
Somachandra De Silva c Hogan b Yardley2655713047.27
Ashantha de Mel c Hookes b Hogan2969753042.02
Guy de Alwis c Border b Yardley318300016.66
Rumesh Ratnayake c †Woolley b Border1445532031.11
Roshan Guneratne not out 006000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 12, w 1)22
TOTAL(72.5 Ov, RR: 3.72)271
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Sidath Wettimuny), 2-5 (Roy Dias), 3-9 (Susil Fernando), 4-46 (Ranjan Madugalle), 5-142 (Duleep Mendis), 6-220 (Somachandra De Silva), 7-224 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 8-247 (Guy de Alwis), 9-270 (Ashantha de Mel), 10-271 (Rumesh Ratnayake)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee1936723.52---00
Rodney Hogg1243112.58---00
Greg Chappell10202.00---00
Bruce Yardley2578853.52---00
Tom Hogan1115014.54---00
Allan Border4.501112.27---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sidath Wettimuny  b Hogan9614518013066.20
Susil Fernando c †Woolley b Lillee310120030.00
Roy Dias  b Hogan1037521027.02
Rumesh Ratnayake run out 3067715044.77
Duleep Mendis (c)c Border b Yardley621300028.57
Ranjan Madugalle  b Yardley025000.00
Arjuna Ranatunga  b Hogan3264722150.00
Somachandra De Silva c †Woolley b Hogan513131038.46
Ashantha de Mel c Yallop b Hogan067000.00
Guy de Alwis run out 991910100.00
Roshan Guneratne not out 01924000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 7, nb 1)14
TOTAL(65.2 Ov, RR: 3.13)205
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Susil Fernando), 2-59 (Roy Dias), 3-120 (Rumesh Ratnayake), 4-151 (Duleep Mendis), 5-155 (Ranjan Madugalle), 6-155 (Sidath Wettimuny), 7-162 (Somachandra De Silva), 8-164 (Ashantha de Mel), 9-191 (Guy de Alwis), 10-205 (Arjuna Ranatunga)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dennis Lillee1134013.63---00
Rodney Hogg32702.33---00
Bruce Yardley2667823.00---00
Tom Hogan25.266652.60---00
MATCH DETAILS
Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of Sri Lanka
Season1982/83
Player Of The Match
Kepler Wessels
Kepler Wessels
Match numberTest no. 955
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Roger Woolley
Roger Woolley
Roshan Guneratne
Roshan Guneratne
Tom Hogan
Tom Hogan
Umpires
Sri Lanka Image
Basil Anthony
Sri Lanka Image
Herbi Felsinger
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 22 Apr - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 258/2 (Graham Yallop 91*, Greg Chappell 19*)
Sat, 23 Apr - day 2 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 65/4 (Duleep Mendis 34*, Arjuna Ranatunga 6*)
Sun, 24 Apr - day 3 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 71/2 (Sidath Wettimuny 45*, Rumesh Ratnayake 4*)
Mon, 25 Apr - rest day
Tue, 26 Apr - day 4 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 205 (65.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Aus 1st innings
  • Hookes scored more than 100 runs in a session. (between lunch and tea on the Day 2)