result
Only Test, Colombo, Feb 17 - 21 1982, England tour of Sri Lanka
218 & 175
(58.1 ov, target 171)223 & 171/3
England won by 7 wickets
player of the match
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bandula Warnapura (c)c Gower b Willis22535008.00
Sidath Wettimuny c †Taylor b Botham646910013.04
Roy Dias c Cook b Willis0810000.00
Duleep Mendis lbw b Botham1728562060.71
Ranjan Madugalle c Gower b Underwood651642463139.63
Arjuna Ranatunga  b Underwood54961407056.25
Somachandra De Silva c Gower b Underwood316250018.75
Ashantha de Mel c Fletcher b Underwood1949502038.77
Lalith Kaluperuma c Cook b Underwood1980011.11
Mahes Goonatilleke not out 2235453062.85
Ajit de Silva c Emburey b Botham1224362050.00
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 9, w 2)17
TOTAL(81.5 Ov, RR: 2.66)218
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Bandula Warnapura), 2-11 (Roy Dias), 3-29 (Sidath Wettimuny), 4-34 (Duleep Mendis), 5-133 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-149 (Somachandra De Silva), 7-181 (Ashantha de Mel), 8-183 (Lalith Kaluperuma), 9-190 (Ranjan Madugalle), 10-218 (Ajit de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis1974622.42---00
Ian Botham12.512832.18---00
Paul Allott1344403.38---00
John Emburey1935502.89---00
Derek Underwood1862851.55---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch lbw b de Mel2231565070.96
Geoff Cook c Kaluperuma b de Mel1124402045.83
Chris Tavaré  b de Mel022000.00
David Gower c †Goonatilleke b DS de Silva8919825612144.94
Keith Fletcher (c)c Warnapura b GRA de Silva45991123045.45
Ian Botham  b de Mel1347543027.65
Bob Taylor not out 31921205033.69
John Emburey lbw b GRA de Silva02727000.00
Paul Allott c Kaluperuma b DS de Silva3960033.33
Derek Underwood c Mendis b DS de Silva011000.00
Bob Willis run out 017000.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 6)9
TOTAL(86.5 Ov, RR: 2.56)223
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Geoff Cook), 2-34 (Chris Tavaré), 3-40 (Graham Gooch), 4-120 (Keith Fletcher), 5-151 (Ian Botham), 6-200 (David Gower), 7-207 (John Emburey), 8-216 (Paul Allott), 9-216 (Derek Underwood), 10-223 (Bob Willis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashantha de Mel1727044.11---00
Bandula Warnapura31903.00---00
Somachandra De Silva27.5115431.94---00
Lalith Kaluperuma912903.22---00
Ajit de Silva30125221.73---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bandula Warnapura (c)c Gooch b Emburey381551855024.51
Sidath Wettimuny  b Willis932651028.12
Roy Dias c †Taylor b Underwood7712816111060.15
Duleep Mendis c Willis b Emburey27931272129.03
Ranjan Madugalle c Cook b Emburey35252005.76
Arjuna Ranatunga c Fletcher b Emburey2490050.00
Somachandra De Silva c Fletcher b Underwood11211008.33
Ashantha de Mel c Gower b Emburey22618007.69
Lalith Kaluperuma c †Taylor b Emburey012000.00
Mahes Goonatilleke not out 27110028.57
Ajit de Silva c Willis b Underwood036000.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 8)14
TOTAL(83.5 Ov, RR: 2.08)175
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Sidath Wettimuny), 2-113 (Bandula Warnapura), 3-140 (Roy Dias), 4-167 (Ranjan Madugalle), 5-169 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-170 (Somachandra De Silva), 7-172 (Duleep Mendis), 8-173 (Lalith Kaluperuma), 9-174 (Ashantha de Mel), 10-175 (Ajit de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Willis932412.66---00
Ian Botham1213703.08---00
John Emburey2593361.32---00
Derek Underwood37.5156731.77---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 171 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch  b GRA de Silva31741095041.89
Geoff Cook lbw b de Mel089000.00
Chris Tavaré st †Goonatilleke b GRA de Silva8518622012045.69
David Gower not out 42791256053.16
Keith Fletcher (c)not out 044000.00
Extras(b 7, lb 5, nb 1)13
TOTAL(58.1 Ov, RR: 2.93)171/3
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Geoff Cook), 2-84 (Graham Gooch), 3-167 (Chris Tavaré)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashantha de Mel13.143312.50---00
Bandula Warnapura10101.00---00
Somachandra De Silva1553802.53---00
Lalith Kaluperuma1234003.33---00
Ajit de Silva1764622.70---00
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 17 Feb - day 1 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 183/8 (Ranjan Madugalle 64*, null ov)
Thu, 18 Feb - day 2 -England 1st innings 186/5 (David Gower 79*, Bob Taylor 8*, null ov)
Fri, 19 Feb - rest day
Sat, 20 Feb - day 3 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 152/3 (Duleep Mendis 16*, Ranjan Madugalle 0*, null ov)
Sun, 21 Feb - day 4 -England 2nd innings 171/3 (58.1 ov) - end of match