result
1st Test, Colombo (RPS), Apr 19 - 23 1997, Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka
330 & 423/8d
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
5/89, 58 & 4/137
saqlain-mushtaq
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya  b Mushtaq Ahmed31651124047.69
Russel Arnold  b Mushtaq Ahmed24821180129.26
Marvan Atapattu c Saleem Elahi b Saqlain Mushtaq086000.00
Aravinda de Silva st †Moin Khan b Mushtaq Ahmed2331464074.19
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c Saleem Elahi b Asif Mujtaba491311685037.40
Hashan Tillakaratne c Asif Mujtaba b Saqlain Mushtaq10322834910045.17
Romesh Kaluwitharana  b Saqlain Mushtaq57891068064.04
Kumar Dharmasena  b Saqlain Mushtaq12227004.54
Chaminda Vaas c †Moin Khan b Mohammad Zahid1759901028.81
Nuwan Zoysa lbw b Saqlain Mushtaq0612000.00
Muthiah Muralidaran not out 85610160.00
Extras(b 3, lb 9, nb 4, w 1)17
TOTAL(122.2 Ov, RR: 2.69)330
Fall of wickets: 1-61 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 2-62 (Russel Arnold), 3-64 (Marvan Atapattu), 4-90 (Aravinda de Silva), 5-179 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-268 (Romesh Kaluwitharana), 7-280 (Kumar Dharmasena), 8-322 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 9-322 (Chaminda Vaas), 10-330 (Nuwan Zoysa)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Mohammad Zahid1724412.58---00
Shahid Nazir1863702.05---00
Saqlain Mushtaq44.2108952.00---00
Mushtaq Ahmed34212333.61---00
Asif Mujtaba922512.77---00
Pakistan 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Saleem Elahi lbw b Vaas011000.00
Ramiz Raja (c)c Ranatunga b Dharmasena50851213058.82
Ijaz Ahmed c Dharmasena b Muralitharan11324532411046.12
Saleem Malik run out (Ranatunga)581151443050.43
Inzamam-ul-Haq c sub (RS Kalpage) b Muralitharan1241501029.26
Asif Mujtaba c & b Muralitharan21971182021.64
Moin Khan  b Muralitharan022000.00
Saqlain Mushtaq run out 582483015023.38
Mushtaq Ahmed  b Muralitharan2654582048.14
Shahid Nazir c Ranatunga b Muralitharan22637007.69
Mohammad Zahid not out 66497109.37
Extras(b 11, lb 7, nb 14)32
TOTAL(159.5 Ov, RR: 2.36)378
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Saleem Elahi), 2-102 (Ramiz Raja), 3-219 (Saleem Malik), 4-247 (Inzamam-ul-Haq), 5-248 (Ijaz Ahmed), 6-248 (Moin Khan), 7-298 (Asif Mujtaba), 8-336 (Mushtaq Ahmed), 9-349 (Shahid Nazir), 10-378 (Saqlain Mushtaq)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas3267512.34---00
Nuwan Zoysa1005505.50---00
Kumar Dharmasena52.5199311.76---00
Muthiah Muralidaran53199861.84---00
Sanath Jayasuriya301505.00---00
Aravinda de Silva401604.00---00
Arjuna Ranatunga31501.66---00
Russel Arnold21301.50---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu c Shahid Nazir b Saqlain Mushtaq2569993036.23
Russel Arnold c Shahid Nazir b Saqlain Mushtaq1536641041.66
Aravinda de Silva c Saqlain Mushtaq b Mushtaq Ahmed16838350814143.86
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c Ramiz Raja b Mushtaq Ahmed581652065035.15
Hashan Tillakaratne c Ramiz Raja b Saqlain Mushtaq54951055056.84
Romesh Kaluwitharana c †Moin Khan b Shahid Nazir1754780031.48
Sanath Jayasuriya c Saleem Elahi b Saqlain Mushtaq62841267173.80
Kumar Dharmasena not out 1152540021.15
Chaminda Vaas c sub (Mohammad Hussain) b Mushtaq Ahmed17140014.28
Extras(b 3, lb 4, nb 5)12
TOTAL(155.1 Ov, RR: 2.72)423/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Russel Arnold), 2-53 (Marvan Atapattu), 3-182 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 4-265 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 5-315 (Romesh Kaluwitharana), 6-390 (Aravinda de Silva), 7-420 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 8-423 (Chaminda Vaas)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Mohammad Zahid1116005.45---00
Shahid Nazir1206115.08---00
Saqlain Mushtaq631313742.17---00
Mushtaq Ahmed39.199432.40---00
Asif Mujtaba3056402.13---00
MATCH DETAILS
R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesPakistan tour of Sri Lanka
Season1996/97
Player Of The Match
Saqlain Mushtaq
Saqlain Mushtaq
Series result2-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1366
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Russel Arnold
Russel Arnold
Umpires
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David Shepherd
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Udaya Wickramasinghe
TV Umpire
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K.T.Francis
Match Referee
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John Reid
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 19 Apr - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 254/5 (Hashan Tillakaratne 65*, Romesh Kaluwitharana 48*)
Sun, 20 Apr - day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 200/2 (Ijaz Ahmed 90*, Saleem Malik 47*)
Mon, 21 Apr - day 3 - Pakistan 1st innings 370/9 (Saqlain Mushtaq 51*, Mohammad Zahid 5*)
Tue, 22 Apr - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 206/3 (Aravinda de Silva 78*, Hashan Tillakaratne 20*)
Wed, 23 Apr - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 423/8d (155.1 ov) - end of match
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