2nd Test, Colombo (SSC), Mar 16 - 21 1984, New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka
174 & 289/9d
(86 ov, target 266)198 & 123/4
Match drawn
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
Sidath Wettimuny c Coney b Chatfield261191632021.84
Susil Fernando  b MD Crowe874881010.81
Sanath Kaluperuma  b Boock2365913035.38
Roy Dias run out 1655861029.09
Duleep Mendis (c) b Hadlee1440025.00
Ranjan Madugalle not out 441321995033.33
Arjuna Ranatunga c †Smith b Cairns621241028.57
Ravi Ratnayeke lbw b Hadlee2253683041.50
Somachandra De Silva c Coney b Cairns045000.00
Guy de Alwis c †Smith b Cairns218210011.11
Vinothen John c †Smith b Cairns0812000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 7, nb 6, w 8)26
TOTAL(90.5 Ov, RR: 1.91)174
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Susil Fernando), 2-66 (Sidath Wettimuny), 3-68 (Sanath Kaluperuma), 4-69 (Duleep Mendis), 5-99 (Roy Dias), 6-111 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 7-152 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 8-153 (Somachandra De Silva), 9-165 (Guy de Alwis), 10-174 (Vinothen John)
Richard Hadlee22122721.22---00
Lance Cairns24.564741.89---00
Ewen Chatfield2073511.75---00
Martin Crowe1352111.61---00
Stephen Boock1121811.63---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
Geoff Howarth (c) b John2451823047.05
John Wright c Dias b John2033631060.60
John Reid c †de Alwis b John722311031.81
Jeff Crowe  b Ratnayeke501141628043.85
Jeremy Coney c John b de Silva30551003054.54
Richard Hadlee  b Ratnayeke1933722057.57
Stephen Boock c Madugalle b Ratnayeke430430013.33
Martin Crowe c Kaluperuma b Ratnayeke01013000.00
Ian Smith c Kaluperuma b Ratnayeke718311038.88
Lance Cairns lbw b de Silva1416402087.50
Ewen Chatfield not out 982020112.50
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 3, w 1)14
TOTAL(64.3 Ov, RR: 3.06)198
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (John Wright), 2-53 (Geoff Howarth), 3-66 (John Reid), 4-127 (Jeremy Coney), 5-151 (Jeff Crowe), 6-166 (Richard Hadlee), 7-166 (Martin Crowe), 8-171 (Stephen Boock), 9-178 (Ian Smith), 10-198 (Lance Cairns)
Vinothen John2418933.70---00
Ravi Ratnayeke2184252.00---00
Sanath Kaluperuma10303.00---00
Arjuna Ranatunga411102.75---00
Somachandra De Silva14.363922.68---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
Sidath Wettimuny c Hadlee b Chatfield652383195027.31
Susil Fernando c JJ Crowe b Hadlee0710000.00
Sanath Kaluperuma c Cairns b Hadlee23441005.88
Roy Dias  b Cairns10821527218050.23
Ravi Ratnayeke c & b Hadlee1231651038.70
Duleep Mendis (c) b Chatfield36701196051.42
Ranjan Madugalle c JJ Crowe b Chatfield36801325045.00
Arjuna Ranatunga run out 772910100.00
Somachandra De Silva not out 1349791026.53
Guy de Alwis  b Chatfield2690033.33
Vinothen John not out 38140037.50
Extras(lb 4, nb 1)5
TOTAL(127 Ov, RR: 2.27)289/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Susil Fernando), 2-13 (Sanath Kaluperuma), 2-172, 3-176 (Roy Dias), 4-209 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 5-234 (Duleep Mendis), 6-244 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 7-245 (Sidath Wettimuny), 8-278 (Ranjan Madugalle), 9-282 (Guy de Alwis)
Richard Hadlee30145831.93---00
Lance Cairns2237913.59---00
Ewen Chatfield2997842.68---00
Stephen Boock42166501.54---00
Jeremy Coney43401.00---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (target: 266 runs)
Geoff Howarth (c)c Kaluperuma b John1043571023.25
John Wright c de Silva b Ranatunga482092803022.96
John Reid lbw b John011000.00
Jeff Crowe c †de Alwis b Ranatunga1647703034.04
Martin Crowe not out 191572173012.10
Jeremy Coney not out 2059692033.89
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 2)10
TOTAL(86 Ov, RR: 1.43)123/4
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Geoff Howarth), 2-10 (John Reid), 3-48 (Jeff Crowe), 4-89 (John Wright)
Vinothen John21112621.23---00
Ravi Ratnayeke21111700.80---00
Sanath Kaluperuma631001.66---00
Arjuna Ranatunga1872921.61---00
Somachandra De Silva19103101.63---00
Ranjan Madugalle11000.00---00
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of Sri Lanka
Series resultNew Zealand led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 982
Match daysday(5-day match)
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Fri, 16 Mar - day 1 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 145/6 (Ranjan Madugalle 25*, Ravi Ratnayeke 19*)
Sat, 17 Mar - day 2 -New Zealand 1st innings 164/5 (Richard Hadlee 17*, Stephen Boock 3*)
Sun, 18 Mar - day 3 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 133/2 (Sidath Wettimuny 56*, Roy Dias 74*)
Mon, 19 Mar - rest day
Tue, 20 Mar - day 4 -New Zealand 2nd innings 6/0 (Geoff Howarth 6*, John Wright 0*)
Wed, 21 Mar - day 5 -New Zealand 2nd innings 123/4 (86 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • S Wettimuny (2) retired hurt on 65* from 172/2 to 244/6 (hit in the groin by a ball from Hadlee)
Day 5
  • MD Crowe, after dislocating a finger in the Sri Lanka 1st innings attempting a slip catch, and with a stomach disorder, took a test record 210 minutes to reach double figures.