result
2nd Test, Kandy, Mar 7 - 11 2001, England tour of Sri Lanka
297 & 250
(71.1 ov, target 161)387 & 161/7
England won by 3 wickets
Player Of The Match
darren-gough
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu  b Gough1625304064.00
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c Giles b Caddick926461034.61
Kumar Sangakkara c Trescothick b White1724453070.83
Aravinda de Silva c & b White2933485187.87
Mahela Jayawardene c Thorpe b Caddick10116518012161.21
Russel Arnold c White b Gough6516524210039.39
Tillakaratne Dilshan c Atherton b Gough36591036061.01
Kumar Dharmasena c Thorpe b Gough18100012.50
Chaminda Vaas c Thorpe b Caddick2670033.33
Nuwan Zoysa c †Stewart b Caddick0612000.00
Muthiah Muralidaran not out 106820166.66
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 7)11
TOTAL(86 Ov, RR: 3.45, 369 Mts)297
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Marvan Atapattu, 6.5 ov), 2-29 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 9.5 ov), 3-69 (Kumar Sangakkara, 15.3 ov), 4-80 (Aravinda de Silva, 19.4 ov), 5-221 (Mahela Jayawardene, 60.6 ov), 6-277 (Russel Arnold, 80.2 ov), 7-279 (Kumar Dharmasena, 82.3 ov), 8-282 (Chaminda Vaas, 83.5 ov), 9-286 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 84.2 ov), 10-297 (Nuwan Zoysa, 85.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Darren Gough1417345.21---04
Andy Caddick2035542.75---01
Ashley Giles1524703.13---00
Craig White1737024.11---02
Robert Croft2024802.40---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Atherton lbw b Vaas720271035.00
Marcus Trescothick c †Sangakkara b Dharmasena2349713046.93
Nasser Hussain (c) b Muralitharan10925529812342.74
Graham Thorpe c Dilshan b Jayasuriya591532176038.56
Alec Stewart c Dilshan b Jayasuriya541592199033.96
Graeme Hick lbw b Muralitharan01111000.00
Craig White st †Sangakkara b Jayasuriya391131276034.51
Ashley Giles  b Muralitharan537390013.51
Robert Croft not out 3378894042.30
Andy Caddick  b Muralitharan723171030.43
Darren Gough lbw b Vaas1048571020.83
Extras(b 16, lb 20, nb 4, w 1)41
TOTAL(157 Ov, RR: 2.46, 584 Mts)387
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Mike Atherton, 6.2 ov), 2-37 (Marcus Trescothick, 16.2 ov), 3-204 (Graham Thorpe, 71.3 ov), 4-232 (Nasser Hussain, 84.4 ov), 5-236 (Graeme Hick, 88.3 ov), 6-323 (Craig White, 122.1 ov), 7-330 (Alec Stewart, 130.1 ov), 8-336 (Ashley Giles, 133.6 ov), 9-346 (Andy Caddick, 139.3 ov), 10-387 (Darren Gough, 156.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas2373921.69---00
Nuwan Zoysa1023503.50---10
Muthiah Muralidaran632112742.01---04
Kumar Dharmasena2747412.74---00
Sanath Jayasuriya34107632.23---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu c †Stewart b Gough2420050.00
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c Thorpe b Caddick018000.00
Kumar Sangakkara st †Stewart b Croft9518425513051.63
Aravinda de Silva c White b Gough1450025.00
Mahela Jayawardene  b White1829363062.06
Russel Arnold lbw b Croft2248695045.83
Tillakaratne Dilshan c Hick b Croft037000.00
Kumar Dharmasena c Hick b Gough541812268029.83
Chaminda Vaas c Croft b White36831125043.37
Nuwan Zoysa c Hick b Gough0610000.00
Muthiah Muralidaran not out 63501200.00
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 11)16
TOTAL(89.1 Ov, RR: 2.80, 370 Mts)250
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Marvan Atapattu, 0.4 ov), 2-2 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 1.1 ov), 3-3 (Aravinda de Silva, 2.1 ov), 4-42 (Mahela Jayawardene, 9.5 ov), 5-81 (Russel Arnold, 24.6 ov), 6-88 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 26.3 ov), 7-181 (Kumar Sangakkara, 61.5 ov), 8-234 (Kumar Dharmasena, 86.3 ov), 9-242 (Nuwan Zoysa, 88.3 ov), 10-250 (Chaminda Vaas, 89.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Darren Gough2265042.27---03
Andy Caddick1855513.05---04
Craig White12.134223.45---01
Robert Croft22114031.81---00
Ashley Giles1535803.86---03
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 161 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Atherton c †Sangakkara b Vaas1118272061.11
Marcus Trescothick lbw b Vaas1321332061.90
Nasser Hussain (c)c †Sangakkara b Vaas1565921023.07
Graham Thorpe c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan4658736079.31
Alec Stewart lbw b Vaas737450018.91
Robert Croft lbw b Dharmasena17891141019.10
Graeme Hick  b Jayasuriya1634332047.05
Craig White not out 2174882028.37
Ashley Giles not out 433380012.12
Extras(b 1, lb 8, nb 2)11
TOTAL(71.1 Ov, RR: 2.26, 274 Mts)161/7
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Mike Atherton, 6.2 ov), 2-25 (Marcus Trescothick, 6.6 ov), 3-86 (Graham Thorpe, 25.1 ov), 4-89 (Nasser Hussain, 28.4 ov), 5-97 (Alec Stewart, 36.6 ov), 6-122 (Graeme Hick, 45.6 ov), 7-142 (Robert Croft, 60.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1843942.16---00
Nuwan Zoysa201608.00---00
Kumar Dharmasena802513.12---00
Muthiah Muralidaran2775011.85---02
Sanath Jayasuriya16.162211.36---00
MATCH DETAILS
Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Season2000/01
Player Of The Match
Darren Gough
Darren Gough
Series result3-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1532
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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B.C. Cooray
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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Peter Manuel
Match Referee
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Hanumant Singh
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 07 Mar - day 1 - England 1st innings 1/0 (Mike Atherton 0*, Marcus Trescothick 1*, 2 ov)
Thu, 08 Mar - day 2 - England 1st innings 249/5 (Alec Stewart 16*, Craig White 6*, 98 ov)
Fri, 09 Mar - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 98/6 (Kumar Sangakkara 47*, Kumar Dharmasena 1*, 31 ov)
Sat, 10 Mar - day 4 - England 2nd innings 91/4 (Alec Stewart 2*, Robert Croft 1*, 31 ov)
Sun, 11 Mar - day 5 - England 2nd innings 161/7 (71.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 12th Man: M Pushpakumara (Sri Lanka) MP Vaughan (England)
  • Stand by Umpire: G Silva
  • Sri Lanka made one change from the previous game, Nuwan Zoysa replaces Dilhara Fernando
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 50 runs in 12.2 overs 60 mins
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 93/4 26 overs 122 mins (Jayawardene 16*, Arnold 0*)
  • Sri Lanka 100 runs in 27.3 overs 128 mins (Jayawardene 22*, Arnold 0*)
  • Sri Lanka 150 runs in 35.1 overs 160 mins (Jayawardene 47*, Arnold 28*)
  • Jayawardene 50 runs off 78 balls, 92 mins (8x4)
  • Sri Lanka 200 runs in 51.4 overs 221 mins (Jayawardene 85*, Arnold 38*)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka 216/4 57 overs 240 mins (Jayawardene 96*, Arnold 41*)
  • Jayawardene 100 runs off 161 balls, 177 mins (12x4)(1x6)
  • Arnold 50 runs off 119 balls, 192 mins (7x4)
  • Sri Lanka 250 runs in 72.4 overs 311 mins (Arnold 50*, Dilshan 19*)
  • England takes 2nd new ball after 80.1 overs, 335 mins (Arnold 65*, Dilshan 30*)
  • Sri Lanka 297 all out 86 overs, 369 mins
Day 2
  • England 50 runs in 19.4 overs, 83 mins (Hussain 17*, Thorpe 5*)
  • England 100 runs in 30 overs, 118 mins (Hussain 33*, Thorpe 22*)
  • Lunch: England 115/2 34 overs 127 mins (Hussain 38*, Thorpe 30*)
  • N Hussain 50 runs off 133 balls, 133 mins (5x4)(2x6)
  • England 150 runs in 46.4 oversm 180 mins (Hussain 51*, Thorpe 48*)
  • GP Thorpe 50 runs off 87 balls, 133 mins (6x4)
  • Tea: England 188/2 66 overs, 248 mins (Hussain 73*, Thorpe 56*)
  • England 200 runs in 69.4 overs 266 mins (Hussain 84*, Thorpe 58*)
  • Hussain 100 runs off 241 balls, 280 mins (10x4)(3x6)
Day 3
  • England 250 runs in 98.4 overs 300 mins (Stewart 17*, White 6*)
  • Sri Lanka takes 2nd new ball after 111 overs, 400 mins (Stewart 27*, White 16*)
  • England 300 runs in 114.5 overs 446 mins (Stewart 39*, White 30*)
  • Stewart 50 runs off 136 balls, 193 mins (7x4)
  • Lunch: England 330/6 129 overs, 488 mins (Stewart 54*, Giles 3*)
  • Engalnd 350 runs in 140.2 overs 530 mins
  • Tea: England 387 all out, 157 overs, 584 mins
  • Sri Lanka 50 runs in 15.4 overs 80 mins
Day 4
  • K Sangakkara 50 off 94 ball sin 143 mins
  • Sri Lanka 100 off 31.5 overs in 145 mins
  • Sri Lanka 150 off 340 balls in 232 mins
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 187/7 63 overs 263 mins (Dharmasena 37*, Vaas 0*)
  • Sri Lanka 200 off 74.5 overs 293 mins
  • New Ball taken at start of 81st over
  • HDPK Dharmasena 50 runs off 158 balls, 192 mins (7x4)
  • Sri Lanka 250 runs in 89 overs, 363 mins (Vaas 36*, Muralitharan 6*)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka 250 all out 89.1 overs 370 mins
  • England 50 runs in 14.4 overs, 71 mins (Hussain 5*, Thorpe 21*)
Day 5
  • England 100 off 231 balls in 158 mins
  • England 150 off 384 balls