result
Only Test, Colombo, Mar 13 - 18 1993, England tour of Sri Lanka
380 & 228
(42.4 ov, target 140)469 & 142/5
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets
player of the match
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Robin Smith  b Muralitharan12833844820037.86
Mike Atherton lbw b Ramanayake1347681027.65
Mike Gatting c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan2958704050.00
Graeme Hick c Tillakaratne b Muralitharan681121407260.71
Alec Stewart (c)†c Tillakaratne b Warnaweera6312118910052.06
Neil Fairbrother  b Warnaweera1839632046.15
Chris Lewis run out 2236604061.11
John Emburey not out 13246003.12
Paul Jarvis lbw b Warnaweera013000.00
Phil Tufnell lbw b Muralitharan1550020.00
Devon Malcolm c Gurusinha b Warnaweera1381102162.50
Extras(b 5, lb 3, nb 15, w 1)24
TOTAL(130.1 Ov, RR: 2.91)380
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Mike Atherton), 2-82 (Mike Gatting), 3-194 (Graeme Hick), 4-316 (Robin Smith), 5-323 (Alec Stewart), 6-358 (Neil Fairbrother), 7-366 (Chris Lewis), 8-366 (Paul Jarvis), 9-367 (Phil Tufnell), 10-380 (Devon Malcolm)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Champaka Ramanayake1726613.88---00
Asanka Gurusinha511202.40---00
Jayananda Warnaweera40.1119042.24---00
Chandika Hathurusingha822202.75---00
Muttiah Muralitharan451211842.62---00
Sanath Jayasuriya1215304.41---00
Arjuna Ranatunga301103.66---00
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roshan Mahanama c Smith b Emburey648310211077.10
Chandika Hathurusingha c †Stewart b Lewis591461958040.41
Asanka Gurusinha st †Stewart b Tufnell431241595034.67
Aravinda de Silva c †Stewart b Jarvis801482056254.05
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c †Stewart b Lewis641191676153.78
Hashan Tillakaratne not out 932082819044.71
Sanath Jayasuriya c Atherton b Lewis48151050.00
Ashley de Silva c Gatting b Emburey928461032.14
Champaka Ramanayake c Lewis b Jarvis11313007.69
Muttiah Muralitharan  b Lewis19721531026.38
Jayananda Warnaweera  b Jarvis110140010.00
Extras(b 2, lb 13, nb 15, w 2)32
TOTAL(156.5 Ov, RR: 2.99)469
Fall of wickets: 1-99 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-153 (Chandika Hathurusingha), 3-203 (Asanka Gurusinha), 4-330 (Aravinda de Silva), 5-339 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-349 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 7-371 (Ashley de Silva), 8-376 (Champaka Ramanayake), 9-459 (Muttiah Muralitharan), 10-469 (Jayananda Warnaweera)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Devon Malcolm2576002.40---00
Paul Jarvis25.517632.94---00
Chris Lewis3156642.12---00
Phil Tufnell33510813.27---00
John Emburey34611723.44---00
Graeme Hick802703.37---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Robin Smith  b Jayasuriya3571964049.29
Mike Atherton c Tillakaratne b Gurusinha211180018.18
Mike Gatting c Tillakaratne b Warnaweera18172640105.88
Graeme Hick c Ramanayake b Warnaweera2628562192.85
Alec Stewart (c)†c Mahanama b Warnaweera314160021.42
Neil Fairbrother run out 316390018.75
Chris Lewis c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan4551627088.23
John Emburey  b Gurusinha591511486039.07
Paul Jarvis st †AM de Silva b Jayasuriya313260023.07
Phil Tufnell c †AM de Silva b Warnaweera11522006.66
Devon Malcolm not out 830641026.66
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 18, w 1)25
TOTAL(66 Ov, RR: 3.45)228
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Mike Atherton), 2-38 (Mike Gatting), 3-83 (Robin Smith), 4-91 (Graeme Hick), 5-96 (Alec Stewart), 6-130 (Neil Fairbrother), 7-153 (Chris Lewis), 8-173 (Paul Jarvis), 9-188 (Phil Tufnell), 10-228 (John Emburey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Champaka Ramanayake301605.33---00
Asanka Gurusinha63721.16---00
Jayananda Warnaweera2549843.92---00
Muttiah Muralitharan1635513.43---00
Sanath Jayasuriya1634622.87---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 140 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roshan Mahanama c †Stewart b Lewis611130054.54
Chandika Hathurusingha c †Stewart b Tufnell14691201020.28
Asanka Gurusinha  b Emburey2946743063.04
Aravinda de Silva c Jarvis b Emburey717231041.17
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c Gatting b Tufnell3556873062.50
Hashan Tillakaratne not out 3662816058.06
Sanath Jayasuriya not out 61101600.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 6)9
TOTAL(42.4 Ov, RR: 3.32)142/5
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-48 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-61 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-61 (Chandika Hathurusingha), 5-136 (Arjuna Ranatunga)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Devon Malcolm311103.66---00
Paul Jarvis821401.75---00
Chris Lewis812112.62---00
Phil Tufnell7.413424.43---00
John Emburey1424823.42---00
Graeme Hick201105.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Season1992/93
Player Of The Match
Hashan Tillakaratne
Hashan Tillakaratne
Match numberTest no. 1219
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Ashley de Silva
Ashley de Silva
Umpires
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K.T.Francis
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TM Samarasinghe
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 13 Mar - day 1 -England 1st innings 245/3 (Robin Smith 91*, Alec Stewart 26*, null ov)
Sun, 14 Mar - day 2 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 140/1 (Chandika Hathurusingha 53*, Asanka Gurusinha 12*, null ov)
Mon, 15 Mar - day 3 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 408/8 (Hashan Tillakaratne 51*, Muttiah Muralitharan 7*, null ov)
Tue, 16 Mar - rest day
Wed, 17 Mar - day 4 -England 2nd innings 226/9 (John Emburey 57*, Devon Malcolm 8*, null ov)
Thu, 18 Mar - day 5 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 142/5 (42.4 ov) - end of match