result
3rd Test, Colombo, Sep 16 - 20 2011, Australia tour of Sri Lanka
316 & 488
(2 ov, target 332)473 & 7/0
Match drawn
player of the match
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Shane Watson c Dilshan b Eranga818361044.44
Phillip Hughes  b Lakmal025000.00
Shaun Marsh  b Herath812072767039.13
Ricky Ponting c †HAPW Jayawardene b Lakmal48911196052.74
Michael Clarke (c)c †HAPW Jayawardene b Eranga624441025.00
Michael Hussey  b Eranga11817825312266.29
Brad Haddin c †HAPW Jayawardene b Eranga3557856061.40
Mitchell Johnson c Herath b Welegedara829421027.58
Peter Siddle c Paranavitana b Welegedara012000.00
Trent Copeland c DPMD Jayawardene b Welegedara1890012.50
Nathan Lyon not out 315300020.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 1)8
TOTAL(104.3 Ov, RR: 3.02, 455 Mts)316
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Phillip Hughes, 1.2 ov), 2-22 (Shane Watson, 8.1 ov), 3-101 (Ricky Ponting, 35.5 ov), 4-120 (Michael Clarke, 44.2 ov), 5-190 (Shaun Marsh, 67.3 ov), 6-265 (Brad Haddin, 86.5 ov), 7-293 (Mitchell Johnson, 96.2 ov), 8-293 (Peter Siddle, 96.3 ov), 9-295 (Trent Copeland, 98.3 ov), 10-316 (Michael Hussey, 104.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chanaka Welegedara2167533.579611000
Suranga Lakmal2136022.85988003
Shaminda Eranga23.366542.761126010
Rangana Herath2757812.881237200
Tillakaratne Dilshan1203402.83472000
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Tharanga Paranavitana c Ponting b Johnson461011465045.54
Lahiru Thirimanne  b Siddle28801062035.00
Kumar Sangakkara c †Haddin b Siddle7917622710044.88
Mahela Jayawardene c †Haddin b Watson511201599042.50
Tillakaratne Dilshan (c)c †Haddin b Copeland8313117814063.35
Angelo Mathews not out 10526940410039.03
Prasanna Jayawardene c Clarke b Copeland47861153254.65
Shaminda Eranga  b Siddle1239552030.76
Rangana Herath lbw b Siddle317260017.64
Chanaka Welegedara run out (Lyon/Watson/†Haddin)18160012.50
Suranga Lakmal  b Johnson1318373072.22
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 2)5
TOTAL(174 Ov, RR: 2.71, 739 Mts)473
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Lahiru Thirimanne, 25.4 ov), 2-97 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 35.6 ov), 3-198 (Mahela Jayawardene, 76.4 ov), 4-210 (Kumar Sangakkara, 81.4 ov), 5-331 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 117.3 ov), 6-412 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 145.1 ov), 7-436 (Shaminda Eranga, 157.6 ov), 8-444 (Rangana Herath, 163.4 ov), 9-450 (Chanaka Welegedara, 166.2 ov), 10-473 (Suranga Lakmal, 173.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Trent Copeland40109322.3219813000
Peter Siddle3589142.6016711002
Mitchell Johnson35612223.4816220000
Shane Watson2685412.071307000
Nathan Lyon3459102.671535200
Michael Hussey21502.5090000
Ricky Ponting201407.0062000
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Shane Watson lbw b Herath2133574063.63
Phillip Hughes c Thirimanne b Herath12622031416157.27
Shaun Marsh c Thirimanne b Herath1856731032.14
Ricky Ponting c DPMD Jayawardene b Herath2880983035.00
Michael Clarke (c)c Paranavitana b Herath11217825914362.92
Michael Hussey c Welegedara b Dilshan9313822611167.39
Brad Haddin c Lakmal b Herath3062794048.38
Mitchell Johnson c Eranga b Welegedara4651066.66
Peter Siddle lbw b Herath2634434076.47
Trent Copeland c Paranavitana b Eranga323330013.04
Nathan Lyon not out 17120014.28
Extras(b 5, lb 11, nb 4, w 6)26
TOTAL(138.5 Ov, RR: 3.51, 604 Mts)488
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Shane Watson, 11.5 ov), 2-122 (Shaun Marsh, 31.6 ov), 3-188 (Ricky Ponting, 55.5 ov), 4-220 (Phillip Hughes, 73.6 ov), 5-396 (Michael Clarke, 111.6 ov), 6-448 (Michael Hussey, 123.5 ov), 7-452 (Mitchell Johnson, 124.6 ov), 8-471 (Brad Haddin, 131.4 ov), 9-486 (Peter Siddle, 135.6 ov), 10-488 (Trent Copeland, 138.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaminda Eranga18.526213.29909011
Suranga Lakmal2228603.909211013
Chanaka Welegedara2438813.6610314000
Rangana Herath521115773.0123613500
Tillakaratne Dilshan1906213.26849000
Lahiru Thirimanne10707.0021000
Tharanga Paranavitana201005.0061000
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 332 runs)
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of Sri Lanka
Season2011
Player Of The Match
Michael Hussey
Michael Hussey
Player Of The Series
Michael Hussey
Michael Hussey
Series resultAustralia won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2008
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days16,17,18,19,20 September 2011 - day(5-day match)
Test debut
Shaminda Eranga
Shaminda Eranga
Umpires
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Aleem Dar
New Zealand Image
Tony Hill
TV Umpire
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Richard Kettleborough
Reserve Umpire
Sri Lanka Image
Asoka de Silva
Match Referee
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Chris Broad
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 16 Sep - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 235/5 (Michael Hussey 63*, Brad Haddin 21*, 81.2 ov)
Sat, 17 Sep - day 2 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 166/2 (Kumar Sangakkara 61*, Mahela Jayawardene 31*, 65 ov)
Sun, 18 Sep - day 3 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 428/6 (Angelo Mathews 85*, Shaminda Eranga 5*, 155 ov)
Mon, 19 Sep - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 209/3 (Phillip Hughes 122*, Michael Clarke 8*, 68 ov)
Tue, 20 Sep - day 5 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 7 (2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Wet Ground: Australia - 0/0
  • Drinks: Australia - 33/2 in 13.0 overs (SE Marsh 18, RT Ponting 4)
  • Over 17.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - RT Ponting (Struck down)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 19.6 overs (120 balls), Extras 3
  • Lunch: Australia - 63/2 in 27.0 overs (SE Marsh 26, RT Ponting 25)
  • Wet Ground: Australia - 63/2 in 27.0 overs (SE Marsh 26, RT Ponting 25)
  • Over 27.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - RT Ponting (Struck down)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 130 balls (SE Marsh 16, RT Ponting 31, Ex 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 35.0 overs (212 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Australia - 114/3 in 41.0 overs (SE Marsh 46, MJ Clarke 6)
  • SE Marsh: 50 off 125 balls (5 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 55.3 overs (336 balls), Extras 6
  • Tea: Australia - 154/4 in 56.0 overs (SE Marsh 68, MEK Hussey 18)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 103 balls (SE Marsh 22, MEK Hussey 28, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 71.2 overs (431 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Australia - 204/5 in 72.0 overs (MEK Hussey 47, BJ Haddin 6)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 90 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 230/5 after 80.1 overs (MEK Hussey 58, BJ Haddin 21)
  • Bad Light: Australia - 235/5 in 81.2 overs (MEK Hussey 63, BJ Haddin 21)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 235/5 in 81.2 overs (MEK Hussey 63, BJ Haddin 21)
Day 2
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 90 balls (MEK Hussey 29, BJ Haddin 21, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 84.1 overs (508 balls), Extras 8
  • Over 86.5: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - AL Hill, Batsman - BJ Haddin (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Australia - 273/6 in 91.0 overs (MEK Hussey 82, MG Johnson 5)
  • MEK Hussey: 100 off 157 balls (11 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 100.1 overs (604 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Australia - 301/9 in 101.0 overs (MEK Hussey 106, NM Lyon 0)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 316/10 in 104.3 overs (NM Lyon 3)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 9/0 in 3.0 overs (NT Paranavitana 8, HDRL Thirimanne 1)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings: 1x5 ball over (4th over, bowled by PM Siddle, called by Umpire AL Hill)
  • Over 6.4: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - NT Paranavitana (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 43/0 in 18.0 overs (NT Paranavitana 26, HDRL Thirimanne 17)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 24.2 overs (145 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 145 balls (NT Paranavitana 28, HDRL Thirimanne 23, Ex 0)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 86/1 in 33.0 overs (NT Paranavitana 40, KC Sangakkara 18)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 36.6 overs (221 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 124/2 in 45.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 31, DPMD Jayawardene 19)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 53.2 overs (319 balls), Extras 0
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 86 balls (9 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 104 balls (KC Sangakkara 28, DPMD Jayawardene 25, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 153/2 in 56.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 53, DPMD Jayawardene 26)
  • Bad Light: Sri Lanka - 166/2 in 65.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 61, DPMD Jayawardene 31)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 166/2 in 65.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 61, DPMD Jayawardene 31)
Day 3
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 117 balls (9 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 239 balls (KC Sangakkara 48, DPMD Jayawardene 51, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 199/3 in 79.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 73, TM Dilshan 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 79.1 overs (474 balls), Extras 1
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 206/3 after 81.1 overs (KC Sangakkara 75, TM Dilshan 5)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 91.3 overs (548 balls), Extras 2
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 250/4 in 92.0 overs (TM Dilshan 29, AD Mathews 15)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 75 balls (TM Dilshan 29, AD Mathews 20, Ex 1)
  • TM Dilshan: 50 off 70 balls (10 x 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 291/4 in 107.0 overs (TM Dilshan 55, AD Mathews 30)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 107.6 overs (647 balls), Extras 2
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 185 balls (TM Dilshan 64, AD Mathews 35, Ex 1)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 337/5 in 121.0 overs (AD Mathews 42, HAPW Jayawardene 5)
  • AD Mathews: 50 off 119 balls (7 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 350 runs in 125.2 overs (752 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 383/5 in 135.0 overs (AD Mathews 66, HAPW Jayawardene 26)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 106 balls (AD Mathews 24, HAPW Jayawardene 26, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 400 runs in 140.3 overs (843 balls), Extras 4
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 428/6 in 155.0 overs (AD Mathews 85, RMS Eranga 5)
Day 4
  • Over 163.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - AL Hill, Batsman - HMRKB Herath (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 450 runs in 165.3 overs (994 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 450/9 in 166.2 overs (AD Mathews 95)
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 453/9 after 169.4 overs (AD Mathews 98, RAS Lakmal 0)
  • AD Mathews: 100 off 256 balls (10 x 4)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 473/10 in 174.0 overs (AD Mathews 105)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Lunch: Australia - 16/0 in 3.0 overs (SR Watson 7, PJ Hughes 4)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 10.2 overs (62 balls), Extras 5
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 62 balls (SR Watson 21, PJ Hughes 24, Ex 5)
  • Over 11.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - AL Hill, Batsman - SR Watson (Upheld)
  • Drinks: Australia - 74/1 in 16.0 overs (PJ Hughes 44, SE Marsh 4)
  • PJ Hughes: 50 off 67 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 25.5 overs (155 balls), Extras 6
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 113 balls (PJ Hughes 34, SE Marsh 14, Ex 5)
  • Tea: Australia - 127/2 in 33.0 overs (PJ Hughes 78, RT Ponting 0)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 39.2 overs (236 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: Australia - 163/2 in 44.0 overs (PJ Hughes 97, RT Ponting 15)
  • Over 47.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - AL Hill, Batsman - PJ Hughes (Struck down)
  • PJ Hughes: 100 off 141 balls (14 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 95 balls (PJ Hughes 28, RT Ponting 21, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: Australia - 188/3 in 55.5 overs (PJ Hughes 109)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 65.3 overs (393 balls), Extras 12
  • End Of Day: Australia - 209/3 in 68.0 overs (PJ Hughes 122, MJ Clarke 8)
  • Over 67.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - AL Hill, Batsman - PJ Hughes (Struck down)
Day 5
  • Drinks: Australia - 238/4 in 81.0 overs (MJ Clarke 20, MEK Hussey 9)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 83.1 overs (501 balls), Extras 17
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 268/4 after 86.6 overs (MJ Clarke 45, MEK Hussey 12)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 82 balls (MJ Clarke 35, MEK Hussey 13, Ex 5)
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 97 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 92.4 overs (559 balls), Extras 18
  • Lunch: Australia - 303/4 in 93.0 overs (MJ Clarke 71, MEK Hussey 21)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 144 balls (MJ Clarke 73, MEK Hussey 25, Ex 5)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 99.4 overs (601 balls), Extras 22
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 139 balls (14 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • 5th Wicket: 150 runs in 176 balls (MJ Clarke 92, MEK Hussey 48, Ex 10)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 91 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 385/4 in 108.0 overs (MJ Clarke 110, MEK Hussey 59)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 112.3 overs (678 balls), Extras 24
  • Tea: Australia - 429/5 in 120.0 overs (MEK Hussey 80, BJ Haddin 19)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 70 balls (MEK Hussey 26, BJ Haddin 25, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 124.3 overs (751 balls), Extras 25
  • Drinks: Australia - 478/8 in 135.0 overs (PM Siddle 18, TA Copeland 2)
  • Over 135.6: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - AL Hill, Batsman - PM Siddle (Struck down)
  • Over 138.2: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - NM Lyon (Upheld)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 488/10 in 138.5 overs (NM Lyon 1)