result
3rd Test, Colombo, Aug 3 - 7 2010, India tour of Sri Lanka
425 & 267
(68.3 ov, target 257)436 & 258/5
India won by 5 wickets
player of the match
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tharanga Paranavitana c †Dhoni b Sharma815172053.33
Tillakaratne Dilshan run out (Vijay/†Dhoni)41701184058.57
Kumar Sangakkara (c)c Sehwag b Ojha751141735265.78
Mahela Jayawardene lbw b Ojha561541883036.36
Thilan Samaraweera not out 13728837012147.56
Angelo Mathews lbw b Ojha45841236053.57
Prasanna Jayawardene lbw b Ojha941381021.95
Suraj Randiv c Dravid b Sehwag830340026.66
Lasith Malinga c & b Mishra44410100.00
Ajantha Mendis c Raina b Sharma34147007.31
Chanaka Welegedara c †Dhoni b Sharma43310133.33
Extras(b 8, lb 4, nb 16, w 7)35
TOTAL(138 Ov, RR: 3.07, 562 Mts)425
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 3.6 ov), 2-102 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 24.3 ov), 3-157 (Kumar Sangakkara, 42.4 ov), 4-241 (Mahela Jayawardene, 72.6 ov), 5-330 (Angelo Mathews, 100.3 ov), 6-359 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 112.5 ov), 7-381 (Suraj Randiv, 122.6 ov), 8-386 (Lasith Malinga, 123.5 ov), 9-421 (Ajantha Mendis, 137.3 ov), 10-425 (Chanaka Welegedara, 137.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Abhimanyu Mithun2227803.54959030
Ishant Sharma2367233.1310911004
Amit Mishra42314013.3317011107
Pragyan Ojha461011542.502054204
Virender Sehwag50811.60250001
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Murali Vijay c Mendis b Malinga1435492040.00
Virender Sehwag c Welegedara b Randiv109105194190103.80
Rahul Dravid lbw b Mathews2326345088.46
Sachin Tendulkar c †HAPW Jayawardene b Malinga4172885056.94
VVS Laxman c DPMD Jayawardene b Mendis56971427057.73
Suresh Raina c Sangakkara b Mendis6211111310055.85
MS Dhoni (c)†c †HAPW Jayawardene b Malinga1530481050.00
Abhimanyu Mithun c DPMD Jayawardene b Randiv46771145059.74
Amit Mishra c Dilshan b Randiv4066994060.60
Ishant Sharma c Paranavitana b Randiv819250042.10
Pragyan Ojha not out 1770014.28
Extras(b 6, lb 6, nb 8, w 1)21
TOTAL(106.1 Ov, RR: 4.10, 457 Mts)436
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Murali Vijay, 10.4 ov), 2-92 (Rahul Dravid, 17.4 ov), 3-183 (Sachin Tendulkar, 35.6 ov), 4-199 (Virender Sehwag, 40.1 ov), 5-304 (VVS Laxman, 70.5 ov), 6-321 (Suresh Raina, 74.4 ov), 7-350 (MS Dhoni, 81.2 ov), 8-414 (Abhimanyu Mithun, 98.6 ov), 9-433 (Amit Mishra, 104.2 ov), 10-436 (Ishant Sharma, 106.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Lasith Malinga30311933.9612515004
Chanaka Welegedara1508805.865516012
Ajantha Mendis30410923.6312014001
Angelo Mathews401313.25161000
Suraj Randiv25.168043.1710810001
Tillakaratne Dilshan201507.5032000
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tharanga Paranavitana c †Dhoni b Sehwag1644472036.36
Tillakaratne Dilshan c Vijay b Sehwag1322561059.09
Kumar Sangakkara (c)c Raina b Ojha2849791057.14
Suraj Randiv lbw b Ojha637321016.21
Mahela Jayawardene c Dravid b Ojha518271027.77
Thilan Samaraweera c †Dhoni b Mithun831392186059.71
Angelo Mathews c Tendulkar b Mishra59121055.55
Prasanna Jayawardene lbw b Mishra011000.00
Lasith Malinga lbw b Sehwag1537402040.54
Ajantha Mendis c Raina b Mishra7815717510149.68
Chanaka Welegedara not out 45211080.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 6, w 4)14
TOTAL(85.2 Ov, RR: 3.12, 359 Mts)267
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 9.5 ov), 2-39 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 11.6 ov), 3-63 (Suraj Randiv, 20.5 ov), 4-77 (Mahela Jayawardene, 26.5 ov), 5-78 (Kumar Sangakkara, 28.3 ov), 6-87 (Angelo Mathews, 31.1 ov), 7-87 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 31.2 ov), 8-125 (Lasith Malinga, 42.2 ov), 9-243 (Thilan Samaraweera, 80.6 ov), 10-267 (Ajantha Mendis, 85.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Abhimanyu Mithun812212.75353000
Ishant Sharma1735403.17787044
Pragyan Ojha2858933.171138100
Virender Sehwag1505133.40615000
Amit Mishra17.214732.71723002
India 2nd INNINGS (target: 257 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Murali Vijay c DPMD Jayawardene b Randiv2753683050.94
Virender Sehwag c DPMD Jayawardene b Randiv038000.00
Rahul Dravid  b Randiv722320031.81
Sachin Tendulkar c †HAPW Jayawardene b Randiv541221863044.26
Ishant Sharma c Sangakkara b Randiv426270015.38
VVS Laxman not out 10314920312069.12
Suresh Raina not out 4145734191.11
Extras(b 5, lb 6, nb 9, w 2)22
TOTAL(68.3 Ov, RR: 3.76, 302 Mts)258/5
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Virender Sehwag, 1.5 ov), 2-27 (Rahul Dravid, 9.1 ov), 3-49 (Murali Vijay, 15.2 ov), 4-62 (Ishant Sharma, 21.3 ov), 5-171 (Sachin Tendulkar, 51.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Lasith Malinga1214904.08476013
Suraj Randiv2938252.821207001
Angelo Mathews20502.5080000
Chanaka Welegedara8.323404.00352114
Ajantha Mendis1406504.64456001
Tillakaratne Dilshan301204.0091000
MATCH DETAILS
P Sara Oval, Colombo
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesIndia tour of Sri Lanka
Season2010
Player Of The Match
VVS Laxman
VVS Laxman
Player Of The Series
Virender Sehwag
Virender Sehwag
Series result3-match series drawn 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1968
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days3,4,5,6,7 August 2010 - day(5-day match)
Umpires
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Rod Tucker
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Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
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Kumar Dharmasena
Reserve Umpire
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Prageeth Rambukwella
Match Referee
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Andy Pycroft
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 03 Aug - day 1 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 293/4 (Thilan Samaraweera 65*, Angelo Mathews 26*, 86.5 ov)
Wed, 04 Aug - day 2 -India 1st innings 180/2 (Virender Sehwag 97*, Sachin Tendulkar 40*, 35 ov)
Thu, 05 Aug - day 3 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 45/2 (Kumar Sangakkara 12*, Suraj Randiv 0*, 16 ov)
Fri, 06 Aug - day 4 -India 2nd innings 53/3 (Sachin Tendulkar 11*, Ishant Sharma 2*, 18 ov)
Sat, 07 Aug - day 5 -India 2nd innings 258/5 (68.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 36/1 in 11.4 overs (TM Dilshan 22, KC Sangakkara 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 14.1 overs (87 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 81 balls (TM Dilshan 21, KC Sangakkara 27, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 24.2 overs (150 balls), Extras 4
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 102/2 in 24.3 overs (KC Sangakkara 48)
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 69 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 147/2 in 40.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 67, DPMD Jayawardene 20)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 40.6 overs (255 balls), Extras 11
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 109 balls (KC Sangakkara 24, DPMD Jayawardene 21, Ex 6)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 194/3 in 55.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 39, TT Samaraweera 18)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 56.1 overs (348 balls), Extras 13
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 117 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 21, TT Samaraweera 30, Ex 2)
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 140 balls (3 x 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 235/3 in 71.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 55, TT Samaraweera 36)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 75.5 overs (471 balls), Extras 22
  • TT Samaraweera: 50 off 112 balls (5 x 4)
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 274/4 after 82.1 overs (TT Samaraweera 55, AD Mathews 17)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 80 balls (TT Samaraweera 23, AD Mathews 25, Ex 2)
  • Bad Light: Sri Lanka - 293/4 in 86.5 overs (TT Samaraweera 65, AD Mathews 26)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 293/4 in 86.5 overs (TT Samaraweera 65, AD Mathews 26)
Day 2
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 88.5 overs (549 balls), Extras 23
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 330/4 in 100.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 77, AD Mathews 45)
  • Sri Lanka: 350 runs in 108.1 overs (667 balls), Extras 29
  • TT Samaraweera: 100 off 229 balls (10 x 4)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 369/6 in 117.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 104, S Randiv 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 400 runs in 131.5 overs (809 balls), Extras 34
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 407/8 in 135.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 125, BAW Mendis 2)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 425/10 in 138.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 137)
  • India 1st innings
  • Tea: India - 28/0 in 7.0 overs (M Vijay 6, V Sehwag 21)
  • India: 50 runs in 11.2 overs (69 balls), Extras 1
  • V Sehwag: 50 off 44 balls (11 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 92/2 in 17.4 overs (V Sehwag 52)
  • India: 100 runs in 19.6 overs (124 balls), Extras 4
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (V Sehwag 22, SR Tendulkar 29, Ex 1)
  • India: 150 runs in 29.6 overs (185 balls), Extras 5
  • Bad Light: India - 180/2 in 35.0 overs (V Sehwag 97, SR Tendulkar 40)
  • End Of Day: India - 180/2 in 35.0 overs (V Sehwag 97, SR Tendulkar 40)
Day 3
  • V Sehwag: 100 off 90 balls (18 x 4)
  • India: 200 runs in 41.3 overs (255 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: India - 216/4 in 49.0 overs (VVS Laxman 12, SK Raina 6)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 94 balls (VVS Laxman 20, SK Raina 27, Ex 3)
  • India: 250 runs in 55.6 overs (342 balls), Extras 14
  • Lunch: India - 282/4 in 64.0 overs (VVS Laxman 42, SK Raina 39)
  • VVS Laxman: 50 off 79 balls (6 x 4)
  • India: 300 runs in 67.3 overs (411 balls), Extras 14
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 164 balls (VVS Laxman 51, SK Raina 47, Ex 3)
  • SK Raina: 50 off 96 balls (8 x 4)
  • Drinks: India - 341/6 in 79.0 overs (MS Dhoni 9, A Mithun 11)
  • India: 350 runs in 81.1 overs (494 balls), Extras 18
  • New Ball Taken: India 360/7 after 85.1 overs (A Mithun 18, A Mishra 4)
  • Tea: India - 378/7 in 90.0 overs (A Mithun 26, A Mishra 12)
  • India: 400 runs in 95.6 overs (585 balls), Extras 21
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 90 balls (A Mithun 21, A Mishra 26, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: India - 433/9 in 104.2 overs (I Sharma 6)
  • Innings Break: India - 436/10 in 106.1 overs (PP Ojha 1)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 45/2 in 16.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 12, S Randiv 0)
Day 4
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 16.6 overs (105 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 78/5 in 28.3 overs (TT Samaraweera 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 34.6 overs (216 balls), Extras 10
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 143/8 in 44.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 33, BAW Mendis 10)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 46.6 overs (291 balls), Extras 13
  • TT Samaraweera: 50 off 79 balls (6 x 4)
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 77 balls (TT Samaraweera 32, BAW Mendis 16, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 188/8 in 61.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 63, BAW Mendis 24)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 63.6 overs (394 balls), Extras 14
  • 9th Wicket: 100 runs in 192 balls (TT Samaraweera 52, BAW Mendis 45, Ex 3)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 225/8 in 74.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 78, BAW Mendis 45)
  • BAW Mendis: 50 off 122 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 241/8 after 80.1 overs (TT Samaraweera 82, BAW Mendis 57)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 81.2 overs (498 balls), Extras 14
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 267/10 in 85.2 overs (UWMBCA Welegedara 4)
  • India 2nd innings
  • India: 50 runs in 15.3 overs (95 balls), Extras 6
  • End Of Day: India - 53/3 in 18.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 11, I Sharma 2)
Day 5
  • Drinks: India - 93/4 in 32.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 32, VVS Laxman 14)
  • India: 100 runs in 33.3 overs (206 balls), Extras 11
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 92 balls (SR Tendulkar 23, VVS Laxman 28, Ex 2)
  • SR Tendulkar: 50 off 106 balls (3 x 4)
  • Lunch: India - 145/4 in 47.0 overs (SR Tendulkar 50, VVS Laxman 46)
  • India: 150 runs in 47.6 overs (294 balls), Extras 12
  • VVS Laxman: 50 off 81 balls (4 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 173 balls (SR Tendulkar 38, VVS Laxman 55, Ex 7)
  • India: 200 runs in 57.6 overs (358 balls), Extras 21
  • Drinks: India - 203/5 in 59.0 overs (VVS Laxman 79, SK Raina 11)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 71 balls (VVS Laxman 25, SK Raina 25, Ex 2)
  • VVS Laxman: 100 off 146 balls (12 x 4)
  • India: 250 runs in 68.0 overs (419 balls), Extras 22