result
1st Test, Colombo (SSC), Aug 30 - Sep 4 1985, India tour of Sri Lanka
218 & 251
(8 ov, target 123)347 & 61/4
Match drawn
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lalchand Rajput c †Silva b Ahangama32-90-0-
Kris Srikkanth  b Ratnayake2--00-
Mohammad Azharuddin c †Silva b Ahangama3--00-
Dilip Vengsarkar c †Silva b de Mel6---0-
Sunil Gavaskar run out 51-342-0-
Ravi Shastri c †Silva b de Mel9-30-0-
Kapil Dev (c)c †Silva b de Mel36262470138.46
Sadanand Viswanath c EAR de Silva b de Mel20---0-
Chetan Sharma c †Silva b de Mel38---0-
Gopal Sharma not out 10---0-
Maninder Singh lbw b Ratnayake0--00-
Extras(lb 5, nb 5, w 1)11
TOTAL(97.2 Ov, RR: 2.23)218
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Kris Srikkanth), 2-30 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 3-47 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 4-49 (Lalchand Rajput), 5-65 (Ravi Shastri), 6-101 (Kapil Dev), 7-143 (Sadanand Viswanath), 8-202 (Chetan Sharma), 9-218 (Sunil Gavaskar), 10-218 (Maninder Singh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashantha de Mel2886452.28---00
Rumesh Ratnayake24.276422.63---00
Saliya Ahangama2336022.60---00
Asoka de Silva1251801.50---00
Arjuna Ranatunga108700.70---00
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sidath Wettimuny c †Viswanath b C Sharma13---0-
Amal Silva c Azharuddin b C Sharma7---0-
Ranjan Madugalle c & b Maninder Singh103-403100-
Roy Dias c Azharuddin b C Sharma4---0-
Duleep Mendis (c)c Gavaskar b Maninder Singh51-130-0-
Arjuna Ranatunga  b Shastri111-335-1-
Aravinda de Silva c Azharuddin b Shastri33---0-
Ashantha de Mel c †Viswanath b Kapil Dev16---1-
Rumesh Ratnayake lbw b Kapil Dev2--00-
Asoka de Silva not out 1--00-
Saliya Ahangama c †Viswanath b Kapil Dev0--00-
Extras(lb 5, nb 1)6
TOTAL(144.4 Ov, RR: 2.39)347
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Amal Silva), 2-29 (Sidath Wettimuny), 3-33 (Roy Dias), 4-118 (Duleep Mendis), 5-262 (Ranjan Madugalle), 6-317 (Aravinda de Silva), 7-342 (Ashantha de Mel), 8-346 (Rumesh Ratnayake), 9-346 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 10-347 (Saliya Ahangama)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev30.487432.41---00
Chetan Sharma2538133.24---00
Ravi Shastri3497022.05---00
Maninder Singh40128222.04---00
Gopal Sharma1563502.33---00
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lalchand Rajput c †Silva b Ratnayake61---0-
Kris Srikkanth c †Silva b Ratnayake9---0-
Mohammad Azharuddin lbw b Ahangama16---0-
Dilip Vengsarkar not out 98-405-0-
Sunil Gavaskar c de Mel b Ratnayake0--00-
Ravi Shastri lbw b Ratnayake40---0-
Kapil Dev (c)c sub (SD Anurasiri) b Ratnayake6---0-
Sadanand Viswanath c †Silva b Ratnayake0--00-
Chetan Sharma run out 4---0-
Gopal Sharma lbw b Ahangama1--00-
Maninder Singh  b Ahangama3-4500-
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 6)13
TOTAL(119.3 Ov, RR: 2.10)251
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Kris Srikkanth), 2-54 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 3-130 (Lalchand Rajput), 4-130 (Sunil Gavaskar), 5-188 (Ravi Shastri), 6-206 (Kapil Dev), 7-206 (Sadanand Viswanath), 8-220 (Chetan Sharma), 9-229 (Gopal Sharma), 10-251 (Maninder Singh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashantha de Mel3038402.80---00
Rumesh Ratnayake41108562.07---00
Saliya Ahangama27.3104931.78---00
Asoka de Silva1562001.33---00
Arjuna Ranatunga62601.00---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 123 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Aravinda de Silva c Maninder Singh b Kapil Dev21---1-
Duleep Mendis (c)c Kapil Dev b C Sharma18---0-
Roy Dias c Srikkanth b Kapil Dev0--00-
Arjuna Ranatunga run out 15---0-
Ranjan Madugalle not out 5---0-
Amal Silva not out 1--00-
Extras(lb 1)1
TOTAL(8 Ov, RR: 7.62)61/4
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Aravinda de Silva), 2-39 (Roy Dias), 3-44 (Duleep Mendis), 4-58 (Arjuna Ranatunga)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev403629.00---00
Chetan Sharma402416.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossIndia, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Sri Lanka
Season1985
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1023
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Asoka de Silva
Asoka de Silva
Lalchand Rajput
Lalchand Rajput
Sadanand Viswanath
Sadanand Viswanath
Saliya Ahangama
Saliya Ahangama
Umpires
Sri Lanka Image
Herbi Felsinger
Sri Lanka Image
K.T.Francis
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 30 Aug - day 1 - India 1st innings 184/7 (Sunil Gavaskar 43*, Chetan Sharma 23*)
Sat, 31 Aug - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 148/4 (Ranjan Madugalle 55*, Arjuna Ranatunga 16*)
Sun, 01 Sep - day 3 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 342/7 (Arjuna Ranatunga 109*, Rumesh Ratnayake 0*)
Mon, 02 Sep - rest day
Tue, 03 Sep - day 4 - India 2nd innings 153/4 (Dilip Vengsarkar 42*, Ravi Shastri 17*)
Wed, 04 Sep - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 61/4 (8 ov) - end of match