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RESULT
2nd Test, Colombo (SSC), August 09 - 13, 1997, India tour of Sri Lanka
332 & 415/7d
(T:373) 375 & 281/5

Match drawn

Player Of The Match
146 & 120
aravinda-de-silva
Player Of The Series
571 runs • 3 wkts
sanath-jayasuriya
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
India 1st Innings
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
India 2nd Innings
Match Flow
Info
Sri Lanka 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c Tendulkar b Mohanty3238648084.21
c Azharuddin b Prasad1939723048.71
c Azharuddin b Mohanty37561147066.07
c †Mongia b Mohanty14622636320064.60
c †Mongia b Ganguly1430402046.66
c †Mongia b Prasad1634482047.05
b Kuruvilla726291026.92
b Kuruvilla1042532023.80
c Azharuddin b Kumble39781036050.00
b Mohanty01018000.00
not out 024000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 4)12
TOTAL95.4 Ov (RR: 3.47)332
Fall of wickets: 1-53 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 2-59 (Marvan Atapattu), 3-121 (Roshan Mahanama), 4-192 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-230 (Mahela Jayawardene), 6-249 (Romesh Kaluwitharana), 7-274 (Chaminda Vaas), 8-322 (Aravinda de Silva), 9-332 (Muthiah Muralidaran), 10-332 (Ravindra Pushpakumara)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
26510424.00---02
2056823.40---02
20.457843.77---01
2585112.04---02
402315.75---00
India 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas11821005.55
st †Kaluwitharana b Muralidaran29721294040.27
c Vaas b KSC de Silva29180022.22
c Muralidaran b Pushpakumara13926639716052.25
c Mahanama b Vaas2261663036.06
c Vaas b KSC de Silva14731242719247.11
b Muralidaran15831072018.07
c Jayawardene b Muralidaran0714000.00
c Jayawardene b Muralidaran0511000.00
c †Kaluwitharana b KSC de Silva22138009.52
not out 0813000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 13)18
TOTAL141.1 Ov (RR: 2.65)375
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Ajay Jadeja), 2-9 (Rahul Dravid), 3-81 (Navjot Sidhu), 4-126 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-276 (Sachin Tendulkar), 6-328 (Nayan Mongia), 7-334 (Anil Kumble), 8-342 (Abey Kuruvilla), 9-359 (Venkatesh Prasad), 10-375 (Sourav Ganguly)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
2756922.55---04
1937914.15---01
31.1610133.24---01
48179942.06---010
1061501.50---00
11000.00---00
52701.40---00
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
b Kuruvilla19922642521288.05
c Azharuddin b Kumble2950764058.00
st †Mongia b Kumble35981305035.71
c sub (VG Kambli) b Kumble12019826813060.60
run out (Ganguly)1360033.33
run out (Ganguly)26130033.33
c †Mongia b Kuruvilla71081070.00
not out 515220033.33
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 11, w 1)17
TOTAL98.4 Ov (RR: 4.20)415/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Marvan Atapattu), 2-145 (Roshan Mahanama), 3-363 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 4-369 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-374 (Romesh Kaluwitharana), 6-394 (Mahela Jayawardene), 7-415 (Aravinda de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
1607204.50---10
1617204.50---01
2439023.75---010
38.4215634.03---03
301806.00---00
10202.00---00
India 2nd Innings (T: 373 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c Atapattu b KSC de Silva731762558041.47
c Jayasuriya b Vaas1642702038.09
c Atapattu b Muralidaran646670013.04
c KSC de Silva b Muralidaran844431018.18
not out 10817420714062.06
c †Kaluwitharana b Muralidaran451041308043.26
not out 1024260041.66
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 7)15
TOTAL100 Ov (RR: 2.81)281/5
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (Navjot Sidhu), 2-75 (Rahul Dravid), 3-100 (Sachin Tendulkar), 4-138 (Ajay Jadeja), 5-248 (Sourav Ganguly)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
1724212.47---02
1643212.00---01
3559632.74---07
1415003.57---00
1042402.40---00
812903.62---00
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CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 09 Aug - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 317/7 (Aravinda de Silva 144*, Muthiah Muralidaran 25*)
Sun, 10 Aug - day 2 - India 1st innings 226/4 (Sachin Tendulkar 117*, Sourav Ganguly 47*)
Mon, 11 Aug - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 77/1 (Sanath Jayasuriya 34*, Roshan Mahanama 9*)
Tue, 12 Aug - day 4 - India 2nd innings 49/0 (Ajay Jadeja 35*, Navjot Sidhu 12*)
Wed, 13 Aug - day 5 - India 2nd innings 281/5 (100 ov) - end of match
MATCH FLOW
General
  • Indian 2nd innings
  • Jadeja had an all run 4.
  • Ganguly had a 4 through overthrows (included in his 4 count).
  • ST Jayasuriya 571 runs in the series. Record for a 2-Test series (previous: WR Hammond 563 runs, England v New Zealand, 1932/33)
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossIndia, elected to field first
Series
Season1997
Player Of The Match
Player Of The Series
Series result2-match series drawn 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1376
Match daysday (5-day match)
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