result
1st Test, Galle, Feb 22 - 26 2001, England tour of Sri Lanka
470/5d
(110.3 ov)(f/o) 253 & 189
Sri Lanka won by an innings and 28 runs
player of the match
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu not out 20153668418037.50
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c White b Gough1416193087.50
Kumar Sangakkara c White b Croft581251605046.40
Aravinda de Silva run out (Gough)10624333610143.62
Mahela Jayawardene run out (Thorpe)61941414264.89
Chaminda Vaas c White b Giles814200057.14
Russel Arnold not out 1240050.00
Extras(b 9, lb 2, nb 10)21
TOTAL(170 Ov, RR: 2.76, 684 Mts)470/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 4.6 ov), 2-110 (Kumar Sangakkara, 43.4 ov), 3-340 (Aravinda de Silva, 129.1 ov), 4-451 (Mahela Jayawardene, 164.5 ov), 5-468 (Chaminda Vaas, 169.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Darren Gough2639513.65---05
Andy Caddick30134601.53---02
Craig White3068002.66---02
Ashley Giles48813412.79---01
Robert Croft3269613.00---00
Graeme Hick40802.00---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Atherton lbw b Vaas331281532025.78
Marcus Trescothick c †Sangakkara b Vaas12234839412035.05
Nasser Hussain (c)lbw b Muralitharan319260015.78
Graham Thorpe c Dilshan b Muralitharan737440018.91
Alec Stewart lbw b Jayasuriya191111400017.11
Robert Croft c Jayawardene b Jayasuriya975941012.00
Graeme Hick c †Sangakkara b Vaas522290022.72
Craig White c †Sangakkara b Jayasuriya2547582053.19
Ashley Giles c Dilshan b Muralitharan426280015.38
Andy Caddick c Jayawardene b Jayasuriya022000.00
Darren Gough not out 013000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 21)26
TOTAL(132.3 Ov, RR: 1.90, 490 Mts)253
Fall of wickets: 1-83 (Mike Atherton, 41.3 ov), 2-93 (Nasser Hussain, 48.2 ov), 3-117 (Graham Thorpe, 60.4 ov), 4-197 (Alec Stewart, 99.3 ov), 5-206 (Marcus Trescothick, 107.3 ov), 6-217 (Graeme Hick, 115.2 ov), 7-239 (Robert Croft, 125.2 ov), 8-253 (Craig White, 131.3 ov), 9-253 (Andy Caddick, 131.5 ov), 10-253 (Ashley Giles, 132.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas2475332.20---02
Muttiah Muralitharan54.3147931.44---011
Kumar Dharmasena2265102.31---06
Dilhara Fernando201005.00---02
Sanath Jayasuriya2775041.85---00
Aravinda de Silva32501.66---00
England 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Atherton c †Sangakkara b Vaas442032551021.67
Marcus Trescothick c †Sangakkara b Jayasuriya571691976033.72
Nasser Hussain (c)lbw b Muralitharan12017005.00
Graham Thorpe lbw b Dharmasena12861090013.95
Alec Stewart not out 341201544028.33
Graeme Hick c Jayawardene b Jayasuriya635330017.14
Craig White lbw b Muralitharan316200018.75
Andy Caddick  b Jayasuriya17110014.28
Ashley Giles lbw b Muralitharan1230050.00
Robert Croft lbw b Jayasuriya214110014.28
Darren Gough  b Muralitharan014000.00
Extras(b 11, lb 6, nb 11)28
TOTAL(110.3 Ov, RR: 1.71, 410 Mts)189
Fall of wickets: 1-101 (Marcus Trescothick, 52.4 ov), 2-105 (Nasser Hussain, 57.6 ov), 3-121 (Mike Atherton, 70.6 ov), 4-145 (Graham Thorpe, 87.3 ov), 5-167 (Graeme Hick, 97.2 ov), 6-176 (Craig White, 102.5 ov), 7-182 (Andy Caddick, 105.4 ov), 8-183 (Ashley Giles, 106.1 ov), 9-188 (Robert Croft, 109.6 ov), 10-189 (Darren Gough, 110.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1562911.93---01
Dilhara Fernando401002.50---00
Sanath Jayasuriya32134441.37---00
Kumar Dharmasena1662111.31---00
Muttiah Muralitharan42.3146641.55---09
Russel Arnold10202.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Galle International Stadium
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Season2000/01
Player Of The Match
Marvan Atapattu
Marvan Atapattu
Series resultSri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1530
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
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Arani Jayaprakash
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Peter Manuel
TV Umpire
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Asoka de Silva
Match Referee
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Hanumant Singh
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 22 Feb - day 1 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 221/2 (Marvan Atapattu 85*, Aravinda de Silva 56*, 90 ov)
Fri, 23 Feb - day 2 -England 1st innings 27/0 (Mike Atherton 12*, Marcus Trescothick 11*, 8 ov)
Sat, 24 Feb - day 3 -England 1st innings 202/4 (Marcus Trescothick 119*, Robert Croft 0*, 106 ov)
Sun, 25 Feb - day 4 -England 2nd innings 118/2 (Mike Atherton 44*, Graham Thorpe 2*, 69 ov)
Mon, 26 Feb - day 5 -England 2nd innings 189/10 (110.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 12th Man - M Pushpakumara (Sri Lanka) and MP Vaughan (England)
  • Stand by Umpire - TH Wijewardene
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 18 overs, 83 min (MS Atapattu 13*, K Sangakkara 20*)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 70/1 (MS Atapattu 18*, KC Sangakkara 31*, 28 overs)
  • K Sangakkara 50 runs in 90 balls, 118 min, (4x4)
  • Sri Lanka 100 runs in 35.2 overs, 148 min (MS Atapattu 27*, K Sangakkara 52*)
  • MS Atapattu 50 runs in 180 balls, 237 min, (4x5)
  • Tea : Sri Lanka 148/2 (MS Atapattu 50*, PA de Silva 19*, 60 overs)
  • Sri Lanka 150 runs in 62 overs, 247 min (MS Atapattu 52*, PA de Silva 19*)
  • Sri Lanka 200 runs in 75.3 overs, 298 min (MS Atapattu 76*, PA de Silva 47*)
  • PA de Silva 50 runs in 94 balls, 138 min, (4x5)(6x1)
  • New ball was taken after 85 overs
  • MS Atapattu 100 runs in 303 balls, 383 min (4x10)
Day 2
  • Sri Lanka 250 runs in 98.3 overs, 396 min (MS Atapattu 101*, PA de Silva 65*)
  • Sri Lanka 300 runs in 118.1 overs, 476 min (MS Atapattu 124*, PA de Silva 92*)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 305/2 (MS Atapattu 125*, PA de Silva 96*, 120 overs)
  • MS Atapattu 150 runs in 401 balls, 521 min (4x15)
  • Sri Lanka 350 runs in 135 overs, 538 min (MS Atapattu 156*, DPMD Jayawardene 3*)
  • Sri Lanka 400 runs in 148 overs, 593min (MS Atapattu 174*, DPMD Jayawardene 33*)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka 407/3 (MS Atapattu 174*, DPMD Jayawardene 37*, 150 overs)
  • DPMD Jayawardene 50 runs in 82 balls, 121 min (4x3)(6x2)
  • Sri Lanka 450 runs in 163.5 overs, 663 min (MS Atapattu 191*, DPMD Jayawardene 61*)
Day 3
  • England 50 runs in 16.4 overs 65 min (MA Atherton 19*, ME Trecothick 22*)
  • Lunch: England 83/0 (MA Atherton 33*, ME Trescothick 40*, 41 overs)
  • England 100 runs in 50.3 overs 190 min ( ME Trescothick 49*, GP Thorpe 4*)
  • ME Trescothick 50 runs in 166 balls, 201min (4x6)
  • Tea: England 146/3 (ME Trescothick 81*, AJ Stewart 7*, 72 overs)
  • England 150 runs in 72.2 overs 271 min (ME Trescothick 85*, AJ Stewart 7*)
  • ME Trescothick 100 runs in 255 balls, 307 min (4x12)
  • England 200 runs in 102.5 overs 381 min (ME Trescothick 117*, RDB Croft 0*)
Day 4
  • England 250 runs in 130.4 overs 479 min (C White 25*, AF Giles 2*)
  • Lunch: England 4/0 (MA Atherton 3*, ME Trecothick 1*)
  • England 50 off 155 balls in 96 mins
  • Tea: England 73/0 runs in 35 overs 128 min (MA Atherton 25*, ME Trecothick 38*)
  • England 100 runs in 52.1 overs 194 mins
Day 5
  • England 150 runs in 90.1 overs 333 mins
  • Lunch: England 174/5 (AJ Stewart 27*, C White 1*)
  • England 189 all out, 110.3 overs, 410 mins
  • Sri Lanka won by an innings 28 runs
  • Sri Lanka leads the 3-Test series 1-0
  • Man of the Match: MS Atapattu