result
2nd Test, Colombo (SSC), Apr 26 - 30 1997, Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka
331 & 386/4d
(95 ov, target 426)292 & 285/5
Match drawn
player of the match
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya c Mushtaq Ahmed b Saqlain Mushtaq72961294075.00
Russel Arnold run out 371291834028.68
Marvan Atapattu c Saleem Elahi b Mushtaq Ahmed1440472035.00
Aravinda de Silva not out 13820827319066.34
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c Saleem Elahi b Saqlain Mushtaq43610133.33
Hashan Tillakaratne  b Mohammad Zahid1091320111.11
Romesh Kaluwitharana  b Asif Mujtaba2241673053.65
Ruwan Kalpage c Saleem Elahi b Saqlain Mushtaq531371016.12
Chaminda Vaas c Saleem Elahi b Saqlain Mushtaq1781942020.98
Sajeewa de Silva st †Moin Khan b Mushtaq Ahmed01836000.00
Jayantha Silva run out 0820000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 3, nb 3)12
TOTAL(112 Ov, RR: 2.95)331
Fall of wickets: 1-95 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 2-124 (Marvan Atapattu), 3-124 (Russel Arnold), 4-129 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-144 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 6-204 (Romesh Kaluwitharana), 7-224 (Ruwan Kalpage), 8-300 (Chaminda Vaas), 9-321 (Sajeewa de Silva), 10-331 (Jayantha Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Mohammad Zahid1214413.66---00
Shahid Nazir815006.25---00
Mushtaq Ahmed3269022.81---00
Saqlain Mushtaq451211542.55---00
Asif Mujtaba1532311.53---00
Pakistan 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Saleem Elahi c Tillakaratne b Vaas045000.00
Ramiz Raja (c)c Arnold b KSC de Silva36336260109.09
Ijaz Ahmed c Arnold b Vaas45121080.00
Saleem Malik c Ranatunga b KSC de Silva2456934042.85
Inzamam-ul-Haq c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas431341873032.08
Asif Mujtaba c PA de Silva b Vaas492332747021.03
Moin Khan c Atapattu b Silva981091759389.90
Saqlain Mushtaq  b KSC de Silva2350913046.00
Mushtaq Ahmed c Atapattu b KSC de Silva11617006.25
Mohammad Zahid c †Kaluwitharana b KSC de Silva048000.00
Shahid Nazir not out 01420000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 6, w 4)14
TOTAL(108.3 Ov, RR: 2.69)292
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Saleem Elahi), 2-13 (Ijaz Ahmed), 3-59 (Ramiz Raja), 4-83 (Saleem Malik), 5-147 (Inzamam-ul-Haq), 6-238 (Asif Mujtaba), 7-276 (Moin Khan), 8-283 (Mushtaq Ahmed), 9-283 (Mohammad Zahid), 10-292 (Saqlain Mushtaq)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas2776042.22---00
Sajeewa de Silva24.258553.49---00
Jayantha Silva2559113.64---00
Ruwan Kalpage2384201.82---00
Arjuna Ranatunga4.11801.92---00
Russel Arnold53200.40---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya c sub (Abdul Razzaq) b Saqlain Mushtaq1132122909153.30
Russel Arnold  b Mushtaq Ahmed501682335029.76
Marvan Atapattu run out 413190030.76
Aravinda de Silva not out 10399169111104.04
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)st †Saleem Elahi b Mushtaq Ahmed66628193106.45
Hashan Tillakaratne not out 2426502092.30
Extras(b 12, lb 6, nb 7, w 1)26
TOTAL(95.5 Ov, RR: 4.02)386/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-157 (Russel Arnold), 2-171 (Marvan Atapattu), 3-203 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 4-308 (Arjuna Ranatunga)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Saleem Malik923303.66---00
Ijaz Ahmed501803.60---00
Saqlain Mushtaq42.5417113.99---00
Mushtaq Ahmed33411323.42---00
Asif Mujtaba603305.50---00
Pakistan 2nd INNINGS (target: 426 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ramiz Raja (c)c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas043000.00
Saleem Elahi c Arnold b Vaas1429322048.27
Ijaz Ahmed c Vaas b Silva471802657126.11
Saleem Malik c †Kaluwitharana b Silva15524033826064.58
Inzamam-ul-Haq not out 54851307063.52
Asif Mujtaba c Ranatunga b Atapattu619161031.57
Saqlain Mushtaq not out 514151035.71
Extras(lb 3, nb 1)4
TOTAL(95 Ov, RR: 3.00)285/5
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Ramiz Raja), 2-19 (Saleem Elahi), 3-146 (Ijaz Ahmed), 4-267 (Saleem Malik), 5-279 (Asif Mujtaba)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1674022.50---00
Sajeewa de Silva1927303.84---00
Jayantha Silva28107122.53---00
Ruwan Kalpage2066003.00---00
Marvan Atapattu40912.25---00
Hashan Tillakaratne21301.50---00
Russel Arnold602604.33---01
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesPakistan tour of Sri Lanka
Season1996/97
Player Of The Match
Aravinda de Silva
Aravinda de Silva
Player Of The Series
Aravinda de Silva
Aravinda de Silva
Series result2-match series drawn 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1367
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Ian Robinson
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Peter Manuel
TV Umpire
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Ignatius Anandappa
Match Referee
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John Reid
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 26 Apr - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 281/7 (Aravinda de Silva 101*, Chaminda Vaas 9*)
Sun, 27 Apr - day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 146/4 (Inzamam-ul-Haq 42*, Asif Mujtaba 32*)
Mon, 28 Apr - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 102/0 (Sanath Jayasuriya 61*, Russel Arnold 29*)
Tue, 29 Apr - day 4 - Pakistan 2nd innings 28/2 (Ijaz Ahmed 9*, Saleem Malik 5*)
Wed, 30 Apr - day 5 - Pakistan 2nd innings 285/5 (95 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Saleem Elahi kept wicket in the second innings due to an injury to Moin Khan.
  • Pakistan required 426 to win in a minimum of 105 overs.