RESULT
2nd Test, Kandy, May 03 - 07, 2003, New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka
305 & 183
(T:191) 298 & 72/1

Match drawn

New Zealand 1st INNINGS 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Richardson c Sangakkara b Lokuarachchi551852209029.72
Matt Horne c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas1490025.00
Stephen Fleming (c)lbw b Nissanka065000.00
Mathew Sinclair lbw b Vaas311150027.27
Scott Styris c Tillakaratne b Muralidaran3262965051.61
Jacob Oram c †Kaluwitharana b Lokuarachchi7417921815041.34
Robbie Hart lbw b Muralidaran3190935034.44
Daniel Vettori run out (Atapattu)557511310073.33
Paul Wiseman  b Muralidaran727261025.92
Daryl Tuffey c Jayawardene b Nissanka1518273083.33
Shane Bond not out 1021342047.61
Extras(b 3, lb 7, nb 7, w 5)22
TOTAL111.5 Ov (RR: 2.72, 429 Mts)305
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Matt Horne, 2.1 ov), 2-7 (Stephen Fleming, 3.3 ov), 3-11 (Mathew Sinclair, 6.5 ov), 4-71 (Scott Styris, 30.4 ov), 5-109 (Mark Richardson, 53.4 ov), 6-189 (Robbie Hart, 81.6 ov), 7-222 (Jacob Oram, 91.3 ov), 8-237 (Paul Wiseman, 98.5 ov), 9-271 (Daryl Tuffey, 105.5 ov), 10-305 (Daniel Vettori, 111.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas2284822.181128002
2.1 to MJ Horne, played late at it outside off after some hesitation, ball was angling across and feathered a catch to the keeper. 6/1
6.5 to MS Sinclair, oops the wrong ball to try and pad away, caught in front, no stroke offered and ball nipping back in. 11/3
Prabath Nissanka16.554122.43876010
3.3 to SP Fleming, pitched way outside off and left. 7/2
105.5 to DR Tuffey, moving away of a good length, plays and edges it to 2nd slip, Jayawardene takes a comfortable catch. 271/9
Muthiah Muralidaran34109032.6417016005
30.4 to SB Styris, a huge appeal for a bat 'n' pad held by the Lankan skipper at silly mid off, ump Harper agrees, not sure if there was bat involved but he has to go. 71/4
81.6 to RG Hart, sharp off spinner, leans back to play, misses the line and gets plumb in front of stumps. 189/6
98.5 to PJ Wiseman, OUT: from round the wicket, sharp off break, Wiseman tries to defend it on the front foot, tries to pads it away, beaten bowled behind the legs. 237/8
Sanath Jayasuriya802403.00343000
Kumar Dharmasena1554002.66727000
Kaushal Lokuarachchi1655223.257510000
53.4 to MH Richardson, tosses up, tries to defend it on the front foot, inner edge, sharp catch taken by Sangakkara at silly mid on. 109/5
91.3 to JDP Oram, OUT: tosses up, it was the wrong one, Oram tries to drive it, thick edge in the hand of Kalu who takes it on the 2nd attempt, great knock from Oram has ended. 222/7
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kumar Sangakkara c †Hart b Tuffey1019272052.63
Sanath Jayasuriya c Fleming b Wiseman8211016914074.54
Mahela Jayawardene c †Hart b Oram1541572036.58
Hashan Tillakaratne (c) b Wiseman9323233512040.08
Romesh Kaluwitharana c Tuffey b Bond2046602043.47
Kumar Dharmasena c Fleming b Wiseman523290021.73
Kaushal Lokuarachchi c Tuffey b Oram2057772035.08
Chaminda Vaas  b Oram2234454064.70
Marvan Atapattu retired hurt 29100022.22
Prabath Nissanka  b Wiseman617181035.29
Muthiah Muralidaran not out 21700200.00
Extras(b 6, lb 11, nb 4)21
TOTAL97.3 Ov (RR: 3.05, 421 Mts)298
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Kumar Sangakkara, 6.3 ov), 2-69 (Mahela Jayawardene, 19.3 ov), 3-126 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 37.6 ov), 4-169 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 52.2 ov), 5-189 (Kumar Dharmasena, 59.4 ov), 6-234 (Kaushal Lokuarachchi, 78.6 ov), 7-264 (Chaminda Vaas, 88.3 ov), 7-267* (Marvan Atapattu, retired hurt), 8-285 (Prabath Nissanka, 95.5 ov), 9-298 (Hashan Tillakaratne, 97.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Daryl Tuffey2064512.251006002
6.3 to KC Sangakkara, short ball, Sangakara tries to pull it, off the gloves in the hand of Keeper, huge appeal for catch behind, umpire finger goes up. 30/1
Shane Bond2567813.1212015002
52.2 to RS Kaluwitharana, short ball, Kalu tries to pull it, top edge way up in the air, well taken by Tuffy at fine leg boundary. 169/4
Jacob Oram2025432.70916000
19.3 to DPMD Jayawardene, short of length ball, outside off, swings away, tries to chase that one, big edge in the hand of keeper. 69/2
78.6 to KS Lokuarachchi, short ball, Lokurachchi tries to pull it from outside off, top edge to fine leg, Tuffey dives towards his left with his injured hand and grab a good catch. 234/6
88.3 to WPUJC Vaas, straight ball, Vass tries to play across the line, misses the line of the ball and middle stump disturb. 264/7
Paul Wiseman32.3410443.2013612000
37.6 to ST Jayasuriya, a classical off spinners wicket, drew him forward then ball spun away for the edge and right to Fleming at slip. 126/3
59.4 to HDPK Dharmasena, tosses up on legs, again tries to turn it to leg side, inner edge in the hands of Fleming at leg slip. 189/5
95.5 to RAP Nissanka, tosses up, comes down the track trie to heave it over mid off, miss the line of the ball and ball hit the leg stump. 285/8
97.3 to HP Tillakaratne, goes back and tries to cut it, inside edge, onto the top of the middle stumps bails. 298/9
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Richardson c †Kaluwitharana b Nissanka551011426154.45
Matt Horne c Tillakaratne b Muralidaran2773865036.98
Stephen Fleming (c)c †Kaluwitharana b Dharmasena331091473030.27
Mathew Sinclair st †Kaluwitharana b Muralidaran066000.00
Scott Styris c Muralidaran b Vaas12944003.44
Jacob Oram lbw b Muralidaran1648522033.33
Robbie Hart c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas12911131013.18
Daniel Vettori  b Muralidaran033000.00
Paul Wiseman c Tillakaratne b Vaas291091213026.60
Daryl Tuffey c Jayasuriya b Muralidaran11618006.25
Shane Bond not out 11500100.00
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 1)8
TOTAL97.3 Ov (RR: 1.87, 373 Mts)183
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Matt Horne, 22.5 ov), 2-109 (Mark Richardson, 37.2 ov), 3-110 (Mathew Sinclair, 38.6 ov), 4-115 (Scott Styris, 49.1 ov), 5-136 (Stephen Fleming, 59.1 ov), 6-139 (Jacob Oram, 62.3 ov), 7-139 (Daniel Vettori, 62.6 ov), 8-179 (Robbie Hart, 91.1 ov), 9-182 (Daryl Tuffey, 96.2 ov), 10-183 (Paul Wiseman, 97.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas15.363132.00743000
49.1 to SB Styris, chipped in the air to mid on, simple catch for Muralitharan. 115/4
91.1 to RG Hart, outside off and he went for a drive, bat hit the ground and a possible feather to Kaluwitharana and ump Harper upholds the appeal. 179/8
97.3 to PJ Wiseman, all over!, went for a flashing drive to a ball well outside off and edged low to the Sri Lanka skipper so 191 needed by Sri Lanka. 183/10
Prabath Nissanka1041811.80513000
37.2 to MH Richardson, short of length ball, Richardson tries to cut it too close from the body, big edge in the hand Kaluwitharana who takes a good low catch. 109/2
Kumar Dharmasena1223212.66553100
59.1 to SP Fleming, quick off break from Dharmasena, Fleming tries to defend it on the front foot, with open face of the bat, thin outside edge into the gloves of Kaluwithrana, appeal for catch behind, Harper finger goes up. 136/5
Kaushal Lokuarachchi1432601.85683000
Muthiah Muralidaran39184951.252066001
22.5 to MJ Horne, inside edge onto pads, ball pops up to silly mid off , simple catch taken by Tillakaratne. 65/1
38.6 to MS Sinclair, beautifully bowled, tosses up, Sinclair tries to uses his feet against the wrong one from Murli, misread it and Kalu whips off the bails behind the stumps. 110/3
62.3 to JDP Oram, wrong one from Murli, Oram tries to pad it away, hit the back pad, in front of stumps, huge appeal for lbw, Umpire finger goes up. 139/6
62.6 to DL Vettori, tosses up, outside leg, spins sharply, tries to defend it, bowled behind the leg. 139/7
96.2 to DR Tuffey, oopsy! goes for a sweep, just what Murali wanted for his fifth and ball flies off the top edge to Jayasuriya at long leg and we all know how well he catches. 182/9
Sanath Jayasuriya702002.85282000
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (Target: 191 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kumar Sangakkara not out 27921215029.34
Sanath Jayasuriya c Richardson b Bond910152090.00
Mahela Jayawardene not out 32781055041.02
Extras(lb 4)4
TOTAL30 Ov (RR: 2.40, 121 Mts)72/1
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 3.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Daryl Tuffey931802.00453000
Shane Bond611913.16304000
3.5 to ST Jayasuriya, again held up with a puff of dust on leg stump, popped to mid on for a good low diving catch by Richardson. 14/1
Paul Wiseman942002.22464000
Daniel Vettori611101.83301000
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MATCH DETAILS
Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
Series
Season2003
Series result2-match series drawn 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1644
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
Australia
Daryl Harper
Australia
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Sri Lanka
Peter Manuel
Match Referee
India
Gundappa Viswanath
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 03 May - day 1 - no play
Sun, 04 May - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 75/4 (Mark Richardson 32*, Jacob Oram 0*, 34 ov)
Mon, 05 May - day 3 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 94/2 (Sanath Jayasuriya 53*, Hashan Tillakaratne 10*, 28 ov)
Tue, 06 May - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 92/1 (Mark Richardson 51*, Stephen Fleming 10*, 30.5 ov)
Wed, 07 May - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 72/1 (30 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • MS Atapattu retired hurt at 267/7 (2*)