result
1st Test, Brisbane, Dec 8 - 12 1989, Sri Lanka tour of Australia
367 & 375/6
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
167 & 1/45
aravinda-de-silva
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
David Boon c Samarasekera b Labrooy087000.00
Mark Taylor c †Wickremasinghe b Ramanayake924461037.50
Tom Moody c †Wickremasinghe b Labrooy10617921812059.21
Allan Border (c)c A Ranatunga b Labrooy561091665051.37
Dean Jones lbw b Labrooy1526331057.69
Steve Waugh c A Ranatunga b Ramanayake60991475060.60
Ian Healy lbw b Gurusinha2155541038.18
Merv Hughes run out 25192740131.57
Geoff Lawson c †Wickremasinghe b Labrooy2225383088.00
Carl Rackemann not out 523420021.73
Terry Alderman c PA de Silva b Gurusinha1831374058.06
Extras(b 1, lb 8, nb 21)30
TOTAL(95.3 Ov, RR: 3.84)367
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (David Boon), 2-27 (Mark Taylor), 3-185 (Allan Border), 4-197 (Tom Moody), 5-210 (Dean Jones), 6-247 (Ian Healy), 7-295 (Merv Hughes), 8-339 (Geoff Lawson), 9-339 (Steve Waugh), 10-367 (Terry Alderman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ravi Ratnayeke8.511701.92---00
Graeme Labrooy31.1513354.26---00
Champaka Ramanayake26210123.88---00
Arjuna Ranatunga1314903.76---00
Asoka de Silva812102.62---00
Asanka Gurusinha8.313724.35---00
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roshan Mahanama lbw b Alderman529410017.24
Dammika Ranatunga c Waugh b Lawson401201463033.33
Asanka Gurusinha c †Healy b Rackemann431041773041.34
Asoka de Silva  b Alderman221281630017.18
Aravinda de Silva c Lawson b Rackemann16736149117146.26
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)lbw b Hughes2563872039.68
Athula Samarasekera c Moody b Rackemann1833453054.54
Ravi Ratnayeke lbw b Hughes561382116040.57
Gamini Wickremasinghe c Boon b Hughes29110022.22
Graeme Labrooy lbw b Alderman18110012.50
Champaka Ramanayake not out 1015301066.66
Extras(lb 23, nb 4, w 2)29
TOTAL(166.3 Ov, RR: 2.51)418
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-80 (Dammika Ranatunga), 3-114 (Asanka Gurusinha), 4-148 (Asoka de Silva), 5-201 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-238 (Athula Samarasekera), 7-382 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 8-386 (Gamini Wickremasinghe), 9-391 (Graeme Labrooy), 10-418 (Aravinda de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Terry Alderman40138132.02---00
Geoff Lawson33105111.54---00
Carl Rackemann30.368832.88---00
Merv Hughes39812333.15---00
Tom Moody1681500.93---00
Allan Border703605.14---00
Dean Jones10101.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Taylor lbw b Ramanayake16433442517249.10
David Boon lbw b Ramanayake26621005041.93
Tom Moody c A Ranatunga b EAR de Silva3078923038.46
Dean Jones c Ramanayake b PA de Silva2345622051.11
Steve Waugh  b Gurusinha571471823038.77
Ian Healy not out 2652623050.00
Carl Rackemann  b Gurusinha021000.00
Merv Hughes not out 2338461160.52
Extras(b 5, lb 4, nb 17)26
TOTAL(123 Ov, RR: 3.04)375/6
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (David Boon), 2-124 (Tom Moody), 3-167 (Dean Jones), 4-316 (Mark Taylor), 5-324 (Steve Waugh), 6-324 (Carl Rackemann)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graeme Labrooy2446902.87---00
Champaka Ramanayake2838122.89---00
Asoka de Silva39811212.87---00
Aravinda de Silva1524513.00---00
Asanka Gurusinha1033123.10---00
Arjuna Ranatunga602504.16---00
Roshan Mahanama10303.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of Australia
Season1989/90
Player Of The Match
Aravinda de Silva
Aravinda de Silva
Series result2-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1131
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Dammika Ranatunga
Dammika Ranatunga
Gamini Wickremasinghe
Gamini Wickremasinghe
Umpires
Australia Image
Colin Timmins
Australia Image
Tony Crafter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 08 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 178/2 (Tom Moody 101*, Allan Border 54*)
Sat, 09 Dec - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 81/2 (Asanka Gurusinha 28*, Asoka de Silva 1*)
Sun, 10 Dec - day 3 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 275/6 (Aravinda de Silva 75*, Ravi Ratnayeke 22*)
Mon, 11 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 94/1 (Mark Taylor 36*, Tom Moody 22*)
Tue, 12 Dec - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 375/6 (123 ov) - end of match