result
1st Test, Galle, Aug 14 - 17 2001, India tour of Sri Lanka
187 & 180
(1.5 ov, target 6)362 & 6/0
Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets
player of the match
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Shiv Sunder Das c Jayasuriya b Vaas401702521023.52
Sadagoppan Ramesh c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan421271822033.07
Mohammad Kaif  b Fernando371441722025.69
Rahul Dravid c Arnold b Muralitharan1228421042.85
Sourav Ganguly (c)c †Sangakkara b Fernando1560860025.00
Hemang Badani c †Sangakkara b Fernando661010100.00
Sameer Dighe c †Sangakkara b Fernando917390052.94
Javagal Srinath retired hurt 039000.00
Harbhajan Singh  b Fernando4641066.66
Zaheer Khan not out 01222000.00
Venkatesh Prasad  b Muralitharan01315000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 13, w 2)22
TOTAL(95.3 Ov, RR: 1.95, 423 Mts)187
Fall of wickets: 1-79 (Sadagoppan Ramesh, 41.3 ov), 2-105 (Shiv Sunder Das, 59.1 ov), 3-124 (Rahul Dravid, 69.2 ov), 4-155 (Mohammad Kaif, 82.4 ov), 5-161 (Hemang Badani, 84.4 ov), 6-176 (Sourav Ganguly, 88.3 ov), 6-177* (Javagal Srinath, retired hurt), 7-181 (Harbhajan Singh, 90.6 ov), 8-185 (Sameer Dighe, 92.1 ov), 9-187 (Venkatesh Prasad, 95.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas22103811.721131005
Dilhara Fernando2594251.681313012
Ruchira Perera1242502.08612003
Muttiah Muralitharan24.384131.671181001
Suresh Perera1203402.83531012
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu c Badani b Harbhajan Singh33951202034.73
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c Dravid b Khan11113819316180.43
Kumar Sangakkara not out 10522636213046.46
Mahela Jayawardene c †Dighe b Srinath2830424093.33
Russel Arnold c Ramesh b Prasad20651013030.76
Hashan Tillakaratne lbw b Srinath1134411032.35
Suresh Perera lbw b Srinath11418007.14
Chaminda Vaas c Ramesh b Khan1328302046.42
Dilhara Fernando c Srinath b Khan314270021.42
Ruchira Perera c †Dighe b Srinath022000.00
Muttiah Muralitharan c Kaif b Srinath815211053.33
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 14, w 8)29
TOTAL(107.5 Ov, RR: 3.35, 483 Mts)362
Fall of wickets: 1-101 (Marvan Atapattu, 27.5 ov), 2-171 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 44.6 ov), 3-211 (Mahela Jayawardene, 54.4 ov), 4-274 (Russel Arnold, 76.6 ov), 5-292 (Hashan Tillakaratne, 86.3 ov), 6-296 (Suresh Perera, 90.4 ov), 7-316 (Chaminda Vaas, 96.6 ov), 8-340 (Dilhara Fernando, 102.6 ov), 9-342 (Ruchira Perera, 103.4 ov), 10-362 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 107.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Javagal Srinath24.5511454.5911012138
Venkatesh Prasad2448313.4511412025
Zaheer Khan2638933.4212211031
Harbhajan Singh33126912.091627000
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Shiv Sunder Das c ASA Perera b PDRL Perera2355812041.81
Sadagoppan Ramesh  b PDRL Perera22232009.09
Mohammad Kaif c Tillakaratne b Muralitharan1449721028.57
Rahul Dravid not out 611722196035.46
Sourav Ganguly (c) b Fernando411131036.36
Hemang Badani c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan512210041.66
Sameer Dighe c Arnold b Muralitharan315210020.00
Harbhajan Singh c & b Muralitharan1226281046.15
Zaheer Khan c Arnold b Jayasuriya329370010.34
Venkatesh Prasad lbw b Muralitharan2067701029.85
Javagal Srinath absent hurt-----0.00
Extras(b 12, lb 8, nb 13)33
TOTAL(74.5 Ov, RR: 2.40, 301 Mts)180
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Sadagoppan Ramesh, 7.3 ov), 2-37 (Shiv Sunder Das, 18.2 ov), 3-53 (Mohammad Kaif, 23.2 ov), 4-64 (Sourav Ganguly, 26.5 ov), 5-73 (Hemang Badani, 31.4 ov), 6-81 (Sameer Dighe, 37.1 ov), 7-104 (Harbhajan Singh, 43.4 ov), 8-120 (Zaheer Khan, 53.1 ov), 9-180 (Venkatesh Prasad, 74.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1624502.81765002
Dilhara Fernando1743512.05891006
Ruchira Perera812122.62391000
Muttiah Muralitharan26.5104951.821334001
Sanath Jayasuriya731011.42361000
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 6 runs)
MATCH DETAILS
Galle International Stadium
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of Sri Lanka
Season2001
Player Of The Match
Sanath Jayasuriya
Sanath Jayasuriya
Series resultSri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1555
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
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Asoka de Silva
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Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
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Peter Manuel
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 14 Aug - day 1 -India 1st innings 163/5 (Sourav Ganguly 10*, Sameer Dighe 2*, 85 ov)
Wed, 15 Aug - day 2 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 264/3 (Kumar Sangakkara 54*, Russel Arnold 19*, 72.2 ov)
Thu, 16 Aug - day 3 -India 2nd innings 130/8 (Rahul Dravid 37*, Venkatesh Prasad 5*, 60 ov)
Fri, 17 Aug - day 4 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 6/0 (1.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 4th Umpire: G Silva
Day 1
  • Match was stopped from 10:47 hrs to 11:22 hrs local time due to heavy rain, totally 35 mins lost of play
  • At Lunch: India 16/0 in 20 overs, 85 mins (Das 6*, Ramesh 9*)
  • India 50 in 28.5 overs, 133 mins
  • At Tea: India 95/1 in 56 overs, 238 mins (Das 37*, Kaif 8*)
  • India 100 in 57.3 overs, 244 mins
  • India 150 in 77.5 overs, 335 mins
  • New ball taken after 82 overs, India were 155/3 (Kaif 37*, Ganguly 10*)
Day 2
  • J Srinath retired hurt at 177/6 (injury in his hand)
  • At Lunch: Sri Lanka 44/0 in 12 overs, 52 mins (Jayasuriya 29*, Atapattu 12*)
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 15 overs, 65 mins
  • ST Jayasuriya 50 off 85 mins, 51 balls, 9x4
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 26.1 overs, 104 mins
  • Sri Lanka 150 in 36.3 overs, 159 mins
  • ST Jayasuriya 100 off 161 mins, 105 balls, 15x4, 1x6
  • At Tea: Sri Lanka 161/1 in 40 overs, 172 mins (Jayasuriya 105*, Sangakkara 11*)
  • Sri Lanka 200 in 52.4 overs, 226 mins
  • Sri Lanka 250 in 67 overs, 291 mins
  • K Sangakkara 50 off 183 mins, 126 balls, 7x4
Day 3
  • 2nd New ball taken after 84.1 overs, Sri Lanka were 283/4 (Sangakkara 62*, Tillakaratne 7*)
  • Sri Lanka 300 in 93 overs, 410 mins
  • At Lunch: Sri Lanka 330/4 in 99 overs, 437 mins (Sangakkara 82*, Fernando 3*)* Sri Lanka 350 in 105.3 overs, 472 mins
  • K Sangakkara 100 off 360 mins, 224 balls, 13x4
  • At Tea: India 26/1 in 15 overs, 62 mins (Das 17*, Kaif 5*)
  • India 50 in 22.1 overs, 100 mins
  • India 100 in 42.1 overs, 187 mins
Day 4
  • India 150 in 62.3 overs, 262 mins
  • R Dravid 50 off 199 mins, 151 balls, 6x4