result
2nd Test, Colombo (PSS), Sep 6 - 11 1985, India tour of Sri Lanka
385 & 206/3d
(66.2 ov, target 348)244 & 198
Sri Lanka won by 149 runs
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sidath Wettimuny run out 19---0-
Amal Silva c †Viswanath b Shastri111-492-0-
Ranjan Madugalle lbw b Sharma54---0-
Roy Dias c †Viswanath b Sharma95--110-
Duleep Mendis (c)c Shastri b Amarnath51---0-
Arjuna Ranatunga lbw b Sharma21---0-
Aravinda de Silva c Azharuddin b Sharma2--00-
Ashantha de Mel lbw b Shastri0--00-
Rumesh Ratnayake c Sivaramakrishnan b Shastri7---0-
Sanjeewa Weerasinghe  b Sharma3--00-
Saliya Ahangama not out 0--00-
Extras(lb 3, nb 15, w 4)22
TOTAL(156.3 Ov, RR: 2.46)385
Fall of wickets: 1-74 (Sidath Wettimuny), 2-169 (Ranjan Madugalle), 3-229 (Amal Silva), 4-328 (Duleep Mendis), 5-368 (Roy Dias), 6-372 (Aravinda de Silva), 7-375 (Ashantha de Mel), 8-375 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 9-379 (Sanjeewa Weerasinghe), 10-385 (Rumesh Ratnayake)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev32106902.15---00
Chetan Sharma33311853.57---00
Ravi Shastri45.3117431.62---00
Laxman Sivaramakrishnan3149002.90---00
Mohinder Amarnath1523112.06---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lalchand Rajput c †Silva b de Mel042000.00
Kris Srikkanth c Mendis b Ahangama64---1-
Mohammad Azharuddin c †Silva b Ratnayake03-000.00
Dilip Vengsarkar c Ranatunga b Ratnayake1--00-
Laxman Sivaramakrishnan c Wettimuny b Ratnayake18---0-
Sunil Gavaskar st †Silva b Ranatunga521662457031.32
Mohinder Amarnath c Ahangama b de Mel60---0-
Ravi Shastri c †Silva b Ahangama17---0-
Kapil Dev (c)c Ratnayake b Ahangama6---0-
Sadanand Viswanath c Wettimuny b Ratnayake7---0-
Chetan Sharma not out 4---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 4, w 1)15
TOTAL(95.1 Ov, RR: 2.56)244
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Lalchand Rajput), 2-1 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 3-3 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 4-79 (Kris Srikkanth), 5-88 (Laxman Sivaramakrishnan), 6-178 (Sunil Gavaskar), 7-218 (Ravi Shastri), 8-229 (Kapil Dev), 9-238 (Mohinder Amarnath), 10-244 (Sadanand Viswanath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashantha de Mel3186322.03---00
Rumesh Ratnayake25.157643.01---00
Saliya Ahangama1835933.27---00
Sanjeewa Weerasinghe1672801.75---00
Arjuna Ranatunga51811.60---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sidath Wettimuny c Rajput b Sharma32---0-
Amal Silva c Vengsarkar b Kapil Dev11---0-
Aravinda de Silva  b Shastri75--92-
Roy Dias not out 60---0-
Duleep Mendis (c)not out 13---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 5)15
TOTAL(53 Ov, RR: 3.88)206/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Amal Silva), 2-48 (Sidath Wettimuny), 3-180 (Aravinda de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kapil Dev2047313.65---00
Chetan Sharma1315514.23---00
Ravi Shastri1344113.15---00
Laxman Sivaramakrishnan712703.85---00
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 348 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lalchand Rajput lbw b de Mel12---0-
Kris Srikkanth lbw b Ratnayake25---0-
Mohammad Azharuddin c †Silva b de Mel25---0-
Dilip Vengsarkar c †Silva b Ratnayake0--00-
Sunil Gavaskar c †Silva b Ratnayake19---0-
Mohinder Amarnath c de Silva b Ratnayake10---0-
Ravi Shastri c †Silva b Ahangama4---0-
Kapil Dev (c)c & b Ratnayake78---0-
Laxman Sivaramakrishnan c †Silva b de Mel21-85-0-
Sadanand Viswanath lbw b Ahangama03-000.00
Chetan Sharma not out 0--00-
Extras(lb 2, nb 2)4
TOTAL(66.2 Ov, RR: 2.98)198
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Lalchand Rajput), 2-39 (Kris Srikkanth), 3-41 (Dilip Vengsarkar), 4-84 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-84 (Sunil Gavaskar), 6-98 (Mohinder Amarnath), 7-98 (Ravi Shastri), 8-168 (Laxman Sivaramakrishnan), 9-169 (Sadanand Viswanath), 10-198 (Kapil Dev)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashantha de Mel2246432.90---00
Rumesh Ratnayake23.264952.10---00
Saliya Ahangama1435624.00---00
Sanjeewa Weerasinghe31802.66---00
Arjuna Ranatunga401904.75---00
MATCH DETAILS
P Saravanamuttu Stadium, Colombo
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Sri Lanka
Season1985
Series resultSri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1024
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Sanjeewa Weerasinghe
Sanjeewa Weerasinghe
Umpires
Sri Lanka Image
PW Vidanagamage
Sri Lanka Image
Selliah Ponnadurai
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 06 Sep - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 168/1 (Amal Silva 82*, Ranjan Madugalle 54*)
Sat, 07 Sep - day 2 - India 1st innings 6/3 (Kris Srikkanth 4*, Laxman Sivaramakrishnan 0*)
Sun, 08 Sep - day 3 - India 1st innings 210/6 (Mohinder Amarnath 48*, Ravi Shastri 15*)
Mon, 09 Sep - rest day
Tue, 10 Sep - day 4 - India 2nd innings 16/0 (Lalchand Rajput 6*, Kris Srikkanth 9*)
Wed, 11 Sep - day 5 - India 2nd innings 198 (66.2 ov) - end of match