result
1st Test, Kandy, Dec 1 - 5 2007, England tour of Sri Lanka
188 & 442/8d
(94 ov, target 350)281 & 261
Sri Lanka won by 88 runs
player of the match
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Michael Vandort c Vaughan b Hoggard822411036.36
Sanath Jayasuriya c Pietersen b Sidebottom1012122083.33
Kumar Sangakkara c Collingwood b Anderson9215925113057.86
Mahela Jayawardene (c)c †Prior b Hoggard11223008.33
Chamara Silva c †Prior b Hoggard2680033.33
Jehan Mubarak c †Prior b Hoggard054000.00
Prasanna Jayawardene c Cook b Panesar511021329050.00
Chaminda Vaas  b Panesar1222252054.54
Dilhara Fernando c Vaughan b Panesar01115000.00
Lasith Malinga not out 17140014.28
Muttiah Muralitharan run out (Bopara/Anderson)11300100.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 2)10
TOTAL(59.4 Ov, RR: 3.15, 268 Mts)188
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 2.5 ov), 2-29 (Michael Vandort, 9.1 ov), 3-40 (Mahela Jayawardene, 13.1 ov), 4-42 (Chamara Silva, 15.1 ov), 5-42 (Jehan Mubarak, 15.6 ov), 6-148 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 46.1 ov), 7-180 (Chaminda Vaas, 52.3 ov), 8-182 (Dilhara Fernando, 56.6 ov), 9-186 (Kumar Sangakkara, 59.2 ov), 10-188 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 59.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ryan Sidebottom1515813.866912000
Matthew Hoggard1432942.07662001
James Anderson15.433912.48745000
Ravi Bopara10808.0031001
Monty Panesar1444633.28627000
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Alastair Cook lbw b Vaas032000.00
Michael Vaughan (c)c Silva b Muralitharan371081525034.25
Ian Bell c Silva b Muralitharan8312518512066.40
Kevin Pietersen lbw b Muralitharan3157746054.38
Paul Collingwood  b Muralitharan451212033037.19
Ravi Bopara c †HAPW Jayawardene b Muralitharan822260036.36
Matt Prior c Mubarak b Fernando0613000.00
Ryan Sidebottom c †HAPW Jayawardene b Malinga3181963038.27
Matthew Hoggard st †HAPW Jayawardene b Muralitharan1523352065.21
James Anderson lbw b Vaas917210052.94
Monty Panesar not out 26110033.33
Extras(b 6, lb 1, nb 11, w 2)20
TOTAL(93.1 Ov, RR: 3.01, 413 Mts)281
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Alastair Cook, 0.3 ov), 2-107 (Michael Vaughan, 34.1 ov), 3-132 (Ian Bell, 42.6 ov), 4-170 (Kevin Pietersen, 52.3 ov), 5-182 (Ravi Bopara, 58.4 ov), 6-185 (Matt Prior, 61.1 ov), 7-242 (Ryan Sidebottom, 83.2 ov), 8-266 (Paul Collingwood, 88.4 ov), 9-272 (Matthew Hoggard, 90.1 ov), 10-281 (James Anderson, 93.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas18.137624.187710002
Lasith Malinga2028614.308911028
Muttiah Muralitharan35145561.571754000
Sanath Jayasuriya20904.5060000
Dilhara Fernando1824812.66816000
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Michael Vandort c Bell b Anderson491432213034.26
Sanath Jayasuriya lbw b Hoggard7810614710173.58
Kumar Sangakkara c Vaughan b Collingwood15226939719056.50
Mahela Jayawardene (c)c †Prior b Hoggard651081489060.18
Chamara Silva lbw b Panesar3748757077.08
Jehan Mubarak c sub (GP Swann) b Panesar932372028.12
Prasanna Jayawardene  b Collingwood2046502043.47
Chaminda Vaas not out 617320035.29
Lasith Malinga  b Panesar22500100.00
Dilhara Fernando not out 991600100.00
Extras(b 5, lb 10)15
TOTAL(130 Ov, RR: 3.40, 564 Mts)442/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-113 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 32.6 ov), 2-166 (Michael Vandort, 50.6 ov), 3-288 (Mahela Jayawardene, 86.1 ov), 4-359 (Chamara Silva, 101.5 ov), 5-387 (Jehan Mubarak, 111.6 ov), 6-423 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 124.5 ov), 7-426 (Kumar Sangakkara, 126.5 ov), 8-429 (Lasith Malinga, 127.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Matthew Hoggard1855523.05806100
Ryan Sidebottom2556502.601189000
Monty Panesar45513232.9318612000
James Anderson23412815.568722000
Ravi Bopara831602.00392000
Michael Vaughan30602.00120000
Paul Collingwood802523.12271000
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 350 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Alastair Cook c Silva b Vaas44210100.00
Michael Vaughan (c)c †HAPW Jayawardene b Vaas525361020.00
James Anderson  b Vaas1136421030.55
Ian Bell  b Muralitharan742093036035.40
Kevin Pietersen  b Fernando1833354054.54
Paul Collingwood c Sangakkara b Fernando1627371059.25
Ravi Bopara lbw b Jayasuriya3442587080.95
Matt Prior  b Muralitharan631471538042.85
Ryan Sidebottom lbw b Muralitharan11525006.66
Matthew Hoggard  b Malinga828321028.57
Monty Panesar not out 29130022.22
Extras(b 5, lb 9, nb 11)25
TOTAL(94 Ov, RR: 2.77, 372 Mts)261
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Alastair Cook, 0.4 ov), 2-22 (Michael Vaughan, 8.6 ov), 3-27 (James Anderson, 10.3 ov), 4-55 (Kevin Pietersen, 17.2 ov), 5-90 (Paul Collingwood, 25.5 ov), 6-139 (Ravi Bopara, 40.4 ov), 7-248 (Matt Prior, 84.6 ov), 8-249 (Ian Bell, 86.2 ov), 9-253 (Ryan Sidebottom, 90.2 ov), 10-261 (Matthew Hoggard, 93.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1735633.298510005
Lasith Malinga1533912.60714004
Muttiah Muralitharan36128532.361637001
Sanath Jayasuriya1462812.00714000
Dilhara Fernando1213923.25515001
MATCH DETAILS
Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Season2007/08
Player Of The Match
Kumar Sangakkara
Kumar Sangakkara
Series resultSri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1851
Hours of play (local time)10.00am start, Lunch 12.30-1.10pm, Tea 3.10-3.30pm, Close 5.30pm
Match days1,2,3,4,5 December 2007 - day(5-day match)
Test debut
Ravi Bopara
Ravi Bopara
Umpires
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Aleem Dar
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Asad Rauf
TV Umpire
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Tyron Wijewardene
Reserve Umpire
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Deepal Gunawardene
Match Referee
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Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 01 Dec - day 1 -England 1st innings 49/1 (Michael Vaughan 13*, Ian Bell 36*, 17 ov)
Sun, 02 Dec - day 2 -England 1st innings 186/6 (Paul Collingwood 14*, Ryan Sidebottom 1*, 63 ov)
Mon, 03 Dec - day 3 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 167/2 (Kumar Sangakkara 30*, Mahela Jayawardene 0*, 52 ov)
Tue, 04 Dec - day 4 -England 2nd innings 9/1 (Michael Vaughan 1*, James Anderson 4*, 5 ov)
Wed, 05 Dec - day 5 -England 2nd innings 261/10 (94 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 40/2 in 13.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 20, DPMD Jayawardene 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 18.5 overs (114 balls), Extras 1
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 86/5 in 25.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 39, HAPW Jayawardene 23)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 73 balls (KC Sangakkara 20, HAPW Jayawardene 24, Ex 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 30.3 overs (185 balls), Extras 7
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 80 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 133/5 in 40.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 58, HAPW Jayawardene 44)
  • HAPW Jayawardene: 50 off 84 balls (9 x 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 155 balls (KC Sangakkara 41, HAPW Jayawardene 50, Ex 9)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 46.4 overs (282 balls), Extras 10
  • Sri Lanka 1st Innings: 1x5 ball over (47th over, MS Panesar, called by Umpire Aleem Dar)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 180/7 in 53.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 86, CRD Fernando 0)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 188/10 in 59.4 overs (SL Malinga 1)
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 40/1 in 14.0 overs (MP Vaughan 12, IR Bell 28)
  • Bad Light: England - 49/1 in 17.0 overs (MP Vaughan 13, IR Bell 36)
  • End Of Day: England - 49/1 in 17.0 overs (MP Vaughan 13, IR Bell 36)
Day 2
  • England: 50 runs in 17.1 overs (103 balls), Extras 0
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 100 balls (MP Vaughan 13, IR Bell 40, Ex 0)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 57 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 97/1 in 32.0 overs (MP Vaughan 29, IR Bell 65)
  • England: 100 runs in 33.1 overs (201 balls), Extras 3
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 198 balls (MP Vaughan 34, IR Bell 65, Ex 3)
  • Lunch: England - 145/3 in 46.0 overs (KP Pietersen 18, PD Collingwood 1)
  • England: 150 runs in 47.4 overs (292 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: England - 169/3 in 50.0 overs (KP Pietersen 30, PD Collingwood 7)
  • Drinks: England - 185/5 in 60.0 overs (PD Collingwood 14, MJ Prior 0)
  • Rain: England - 186/6 in 63.0 overs (PD Collingwood 14, RJ Sidebottom 1)
  • End Of Day: England - 186/6 in 63.0 overs (PD Collingwood 14, RJ Sidebottom 1)
Day 3
  • England: 200 runs in 68.3 overs (418 balls), Extras 12
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 114 balls (PD Collingwood 23, RJ Sidebottom 27, Ex 2)
  • New Ball Taken: England 238/6 after 81.1 overs (PD Collingwood 37, RJ Sidebottom 28)
  • Drinks: England - 239/6 in 82.0 overs (PD Collingwood 37, RJ Sidebottom 28)
  • England: 250 runs in 84.5 overs (518 balls), Extras 16
  • Innings Break: England - 281/10 in 93.1 overs (MS Panesar 2)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 2/0 in 2.0 overs (MG Vandort 0, ST Jayasuriya 2)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 38/0 in 15.0 overs (MG Vandort 11, ST Jayasuriya 27)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 18.1 overs (109 balls), Extras 4
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 109 balls (MG Vandort 14, ST Jayasuriya 35, Ex 4)
  • ST Jayasuriya: 50 off 62 balls (8 x 4)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 89/0 in 28.0 overs (MG Vandort 24, ST Jayasuriya 61)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 30.4 overs (184 balls), Extras 4
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 184 balls (MG Vandort 26, ST Jayasuriya 73, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 132/1 in 43.0 overs (MG Vandort 37, KC Sangakkara 12)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 46.2 overs (278 balls), Extras 5
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 104 balls (MG Vandort 18, KC Sangakkara 29, Ex 6)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 167/2 in 52.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 30, DPMD Jayawardene 0)
Day 4
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 60.4 overs (364 balls), Extras 10
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 88 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 216/2 in 64.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 54, DPMD Jayawardene 25)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (KC Sangakkara 25, DPMD Jayawardene 25, Ex 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 74.2 overs (446 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 255/2 in 75.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 72, DPMD Jayawardene 46)
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 88 balls (8 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 176 balls (KC Sangakkara 50, DPMD Jayawardene 52, Ex 0)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 292/3 in 88.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 87, LPC Silva 3)
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 292/3 after 88.1 overs (KC Sangakkara 87, LPC Silva 3)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 89.1 overs (535 balls), Extras 14
  • KC Sangakkara: 100 off 184 balls (14 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 63 balls (KC Sangakkara 24, LPC Silva 24, Ex 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 350 runs in 97.4 overs (586 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 359/3 in 100.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 116, LPC Silva 37)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 392/5 in 114.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 137, HAPW Jayawardene 3)
  • Sri Lanka: 400 runs in 117.1 overs (703 balls), Extras 14
  • KC Sangakkara: 150 off 266 balls (19 x 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 429/8 in 127.2 overs (WPUJC Vaas 2)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 442/8 in 130.0 overs (WPUJC Vaas 6, CRD Fernando 9)
  • England 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: England - 9/1 in 5.0 overs (MP Vaughan 1, JM Anderson 4)
Day 5
  • England: 50 runs in 15.2 overs (98 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: England - 55/3 in 16.0 overs (IR Bell 3, KP Pietersen 18)
  • England: 100 runs in 28.5 overs (180 balls), Extras 15
  • Lunch: England - 125/5 in 37.0 overs (IR Bell 25, RS Bopara 25)
  • England: 150 runs in 48.5 overs (302 balls), Extras 22
  • Drinks: England - 169/6 in 56.0 overs (IR Bell 41, MJ Prior 17)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 154 balls (5 x 4)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 144 balls (IR Bell 24, MJ Prior 25, Ex 2)
  • England: 200 runs in 66.5 overs (411 balls), Extras 24
  • Tea: England - 209/6 in 71.0 overs (IR Bell 62, MJ Prior 35)
  • New Ball Taken: England 228/6 after 80.1 overs (IR Bell 71, MJ Prior 45)
  • MJ Prior: 50 off 131 balls (6 x 4)
  • 7th Wicket: 100 runs in 252 balls (IR Bell 44, MJ Prior 57, Ex 2)
  • England: 250 runs in 87.2 overs (534 balls), Extras 24
  • Drinks: England - 251/8 in 88.0 overs (RJ Sidebottom 1, MJ Hoggard 0)
  • Match Scorers: Pradeep Balaji, Manoj Ridimahaliyadda and Binoy George