result
1st Test, Colombo (SSC), Jun 14 - 17 2000, Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka
273 & 123
(42 ov, target 131)266 & 131/5
Pakistan won by 5 wickets
player of the match
Wasim Akram
Pakistan
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu c Mohammad Wasim b Arshad Khan732192769033.33
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c Younis Khan b Waqar Younis2635753074.28
Russel Arnold  b Waqar Younis48120050.00
Aravinda de Silva c Wasim Akram b Arshad Khan3048754062.50
Mahela Jayawardene c †Moin Khan b Wasim Akram771452226053.10
Arjuna Ranatunga run out (Mushtaq Ahmed)610151060.00
Romesh Kaluwitharana c Mohammad Wasim b Arshad Khan4770057.14
Chaminda Vaas  b Mushtaq Ahmed321270014.28
Nuwan Zoysa st †Moin Khan b Arshad Khan1737370045.94
Muthiah Muralidaran c Wasim Akram b Waqar Younis1837472048.64
Dilhara Fernando not out 521270023.80
Extras(b 5, lb 1, nb 4)10
TOTAL(97.2 Ov, RR: 2.80, 418 Mts)273
Fall of wickets: 1-52 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 16.1 ov), 2-56 (Russel Arnold, 18.5 ov), 3-109 (Aravinda de Silva, 37.1 ov), 4-176 (Marvan Atapattu, 63.2 ov), 5-187 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 66.2 ov), 6-193 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 67.6 ov), 7-206 (Chaminda Vaas, 74.6 ov), 8-245 (Nuwan Zoysa, 85.4 ov), 9-257 (Mahela Jayawardene, 90.3 ov), 10-273 (Muthiah Muralidaran, 97.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wasim Akram2065512.75---03
Waqar Younis14.205033.48---00
Abdul Razzaq1815803.22---00
Mushtaq Ahmed1414213.00---00
Arshad Khan3186242.00---01
Pakistan 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Saeed Anwar c Ranatunga b Muralitharan561362008041.17
Mohammad Wasim c Arnold b Fernando834390023.52
Younis Khan c Fernando b Muralitharan2359762038.98
Mohammad Yousuf c Jayawardene b Muralitharan2680033.33
Moin Khan (c)†c Fernando b Zoysa471161625140.51
Inzamam-ul-Haq c Jayawardene b Zoysa1252610023.07
Abdul Razzaq run out (Fernando)048000.00
Wasim Akram  b Fernando782042456238.23
Waqar Younis c Zoysa b Muralitharan410111040.00
Mushtaq Ahmed c Arnold b Muralitharan22724007.40
Arshad Khan not out 995184109.47
Extras(lb 4, nb 18, w 3)25
TOTAL(120.5 Ov, RR: 2.20, 519 Mts)266
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Mohammad Wasim, 9.4 ov), 2-67 (Younis Khan, 27.4 ov), 3-75 (Mohammad Yousuf, 29.1 ov), 4-130 (Saeed Anwar, 47.2 ov), 5-159 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 62.2 ov), 6-160 (Abdul Razzaq, 63.6 ov), 7-165 (Moin Khan, 68.5 ov), 8-173 (Waqar Younis, 71.5 ov), 9-176 (Mushtaq Ahmed, 77.6 ov), 10-266 (Wasim Akram, 120.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas2975201.79---03
Nuwan Zoysa1943021.57---00
Aravinda de Silva31401.33---00
Dilhara Fernando15.515323.34---36
Muthiah Muralidaran471211552.44---09
Mahela Jayawardene21201.00---00
Sanath Jayasuriya43601.50---00
Arjuna Ranatunga11000.00---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu c Saeed Anwar b Arshad Khan40961386041.66
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)lbw b Waqar Younis822351036.36
Russel Arnold c Mohammad Wasim b Wasim Akram11321007.69
Aravinda de Silva c Inzamam-ul-Haq b Abdul Razzaq21811142025.92
Mahela Jayawardene c Mohammad Wasim b Arshad Khan11221008.33
Arjuna Ranatunga c Saeed Anwar b Wasim Akram720410035.00
Romesh Kaluwitharana c Younis Khan b Arshad Khan69141066.66
Chaminda Vaas c & b Wasim Akram2057740035.08
Nuwan Zoysa c Inzamam-ul-Haq b Wasim Akram1347611027.65
Dilhara Fernando  b Wasim Akram0411000.00
Muthiah Muralidaran not out 3980033.33
Extras(lb 1, nb 1, w 1)3
TOTAL(61.3 Ov, RR: 2.00, 278 Mts)123
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 6.6 ov), 2-25 (Russel Arnold, 11.2 ov), 3-67 (Marvan Atapattu, 30.3 ov), 4-71 (Mahela Jayawardene, 34.6 ov), 5-73 (Aravinda de Silva, 37.2 ov), 6-82 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 40.3 ov), 7-88 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 43.5 ov), 8-120 (Chaminda Vaas, 59.1 ov), 9-120 (Nuwan Zoysa, 59.2 ov), 10-123 (Dilhara Fernando, 61.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Waqar Younis932112.33---00
Wasim Akram15.314552.90---11
Abdul Razzaq1462311.64---00
Arshad Khan2283031.36---00
Mushtaq Ahmed10303.00---00
Pakistan 2nd INNINGS (target: 131 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Saeed Anwar c Fernando b Zoysa623340026.08
Mohammad Wasim lbw b Muralitharan3060801050.00
Mohammad Yousuf  b Muralitharan1124421045.83
Inzamam-ul-Haq c Arnold b Muralitharan1315192086.66
Wasim Akram not out 20631052031.74
Moin Khan (c)†lbw b Zoysa1124262045.83
Younis Khan not out 3247582268.08
Extras(b 4, nb 4)8
TOTAL(42 Ov, RR: 3.11, 186 Mts)131/5
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Saeed Anwar, 7.6 ov), 2-51 (Mohammad Yousuf, 17.4 ov), 3-52 (Mohammad Wasim, 17.6 ov), 4-66 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 21.5 ov), 5-89 (Moin Khan, 28.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas832002.50---00
Nuwan Zoysa1313822.92---00
Muthiah Muralidaran1735333.11---03
Dilhara Fernando301404.66---01
Russel Arnold10202.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesPakistan tour of Sri Lanka
Season2000
Player Of The Match
Wasim Akram
Wasim Akram
Series resultPakistan led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1499
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Dilhara Fernando
Dilhara Fernando
Umpires
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B.C. Cooray
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Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
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Peter Manuel
Match Referee
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John Reid
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 14 Jun - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 115/3 (Marvan Atapattu 50*, Mahela Jayawardene 2*, 42 ov)
Thu, 15 Jun - day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 130/3 (Saeed Anwar 56*, Moin Khan 31*, 47 ov)
Fri, 16 Jun - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 53/2 (Marvan Atapattu 33*, Aravinda de Silva 10*, 19 ov)
Sat, 17 Jun - day 4 - Pakistan 2nd innings 131/5 (42 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Play started only at 15:00 hours because of wet outfield conditions
  • 48 overs to be bowled for the day
  • Tea: Sri Lanka 30/0 (Atapattu 6*, Jayasuriya 22*, 9 overs)
  • 50 in 14.5 overs, 66 minutes
  • 100 in 33.2 overs, 147 minutes
  • MS Atapattu 50 in 146 balls, 179 mins, 7x4
  • Play called off due to bad light after 42 overs, 18:30 hours
Day 2
  • 150 in 53.3 overs, 235 minutes
  • DPMdeS Jayawardene 50 in 93 balls, 148 min, 6x4
  • 200 in 70.3 overs, 315 minutes
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 207/7 (Jayawardene 55*, Zoysa 0*, 76 overs)
  • Tea: Pakistan 9/0 (Saeed Anwar 5*, Mohammad Wasim 4*, 6 overs)
  • Pakistan: 50 in 24.2 overs, 107 minutes
  • 100 in 36 overs, 156 minutes
  • Saeed Anwar 50 in 107 balls, 160 mins, 8x4
Day 3
  • 150 runs in 55.2 overs, 235 minutes
  • Lunch: Pakistan 189/9 (Wasim Akram 14*, Arshad Khan 2*, 82 overs)
  • 200 runs in 83.4 overs, 358 minutes
  • Wasim Akram 50 runs in 118 balls, 150 mins, 4x4, 1x6
  • 250 in 106.3 overs, 463 minutes
  • Tea: Pakistan 263/9 (Wasim Akram 77*, Arshad Khan 7*, 71 overs)
  • Pakistan's highest partnership for the 10th wicket: 90 runs, 265 balls
  • Wasim Akram took his 400th wicket in Tests when he got the wicket of Arnold
  • Sri Lanka: 50 in 18.5 overs, 96 minutes
  • Play called off due to bad light after 95 overs, 18:05 hours
Day 4
  • 100 runs in 46.4 overs, 220 minutes
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 117/7 (Vaas 19*, Zoysa 11*, 54 overs)
  • Pakistan: 50 in 16.5 overs, 75 minutes
  • Tea: Pakistan 50/1 (Mohammad Wasim 29*, Yousuf Youhana 11*, 17 overs)
  • 100 in 31.1 overs, 141 minutes