result
2nd Test, Hobart, Dec 16 - Dec 20, Sri Lanka tour of Australia
224 & 513/5d
(141.4 ov, target 522)216 & 348
Australia won by 173 runs
player of the match
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
David Boon c Mahanama b Ratnayake41731003056.16
Mark Taylor c †Tillakaratne b Ratnayake2346692050.00
Tom Moody c Gurusinha b Ratnayake613190046.15
Allan Border (c)c EAR de Silva b Ratnayeke2434581070.59
Dean Jones c †Tillakaratne b Ratnayake32700150.00
Steve Waugh c †Tillakaratne b Labrooy1624223066.67
Peter Sleep not out 471251762037.60
Ian Healy c †Tillakaratne b Gurusinha1747621036.17
Merv Hughes  b EAR de Silva2743534062.79
Greg Campbell c Mahanama b Ratnayake638400015.79
Terry Alderman  b Ratnayake011000.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 6, w 1)14
TOTAL(72.4 Ov, RR: 3.08)224
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Mark Taylor), 2-68 (Tom Moody), 3-83 (David Boon), 4-89 (Dean Jones), 5-112 (Steve Waugh), 6-123 (Allan Border), 7-166 (Ian Healy), 8-207 (Merv Hughes), 9-224 (Greg Campbell), 10-224 (Terry Alderman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ravi Ratnayeke1523912.60---00
Graeme Labrooy1936113.21---00
Rumesh Ratnayake19.426663.36---00
Champaka Ramanayake402105.25---00
Asanka Gurusinha602013.33---00
Asoka de Silva961011.11---00
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Roshan Mahanama c †Healy b Sleep852293163037.12
Dammika Ranatunga c Moody b Alderman27110028.57
Asanka Gurusinha c Taylor b Alderman077000.00
Asoka de Silva c Border b Campbell2450050.00
Aravinda de Silva lbw b Campbell751301969357.69
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c Moody b Sleep2153741039.62
Hashan Tillakaratne c Taylor b Sleep01114000.00
Ravi Ratnayeke c Taylor b Hughes911152081.82
Graeme Labrooy  b Hughes1128371039.29
Champaka Ramanayake not out 423320017.39
Rumesh Ratnayake c Border b Hughes056000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 3)7
TOTAL(83.4 Ov, RR: 2.58)216
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Dammika Ranatunga), 2-15 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-18 (Asoka de Silva), 4-146 (Aravinda de Silva), 5-188 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-192 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 7-193 (Roshan Mahanama), 8-201 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 9-216 (Graeme Labrooy), 10-216 (Rumesh Ratnayake)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Terry Alderman2327123.09---00
Greg Campbell2394121.78---00
Merv Hughes21.466833.14---00
Peter Sleep1042632.60---00
Steve Waugh63601.00---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Mark Taylor c Gurusinha b PA de Silva10821229112050.94
David Boon c Ratnayake b Labrooy012000.00
Tom Moody c †Tillakaratne b Ratnayake518200027.78
Merv Hughes c Gurusinha b Ratnayake3044792068.18
Allan Border (c) b PA de Silva851512026056.29
Dean Jones not out 1181782526066.29
Steve Waugh not out 13417723414075.71
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 22, w 4)33
TOTAL(125 Ov, RR: 4.10)513/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (David Boon), 2-10 (Tom Moody), 3-77 (Merv Hughes), 4-240 (Mark Taylor), 5-253 (Allan Border)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graeme Labrooy22310014.55---00
Rumesh Ratnayake35512323.51---00
Ravi Ratnayeke1918604.53---00
Asoka de Silva2128303.95---00
Aravinda de Silva1816523.61---00
Champaka Ramanayake1004904.90---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 522 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Roshan Mahanama lbw b Campbell5780071.43
Dammika Ranatunga c †Healy b Hughes451231481036.59
Asanka Gurusinha c sub b Hughes2062862032.26
Aravinda de Silva c Campbell b Sleep7213319012054.14
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c Jones b Hughes38911323041.76
Hashan Tillakaratne c Waugh b Sleep621260028.57
Ravi Ratnayeke c †Healy b Campbell7518722013040.11
Asoka de Silva  b Campbell501892264026.46
Graeme Labrooy  b Hughes512150041.67
Champaka Ramanayake not out 215250013.33
Rumesh Ratnayake lbw b Hughes515140033.33
Extras(b 9, lb 12, nb 4)25
TOTAL(141.4 Ov, RR: 2.45)348
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-53 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-94 (Dammika Ranatunga), 4-187 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-187 (Aravinda de Silva), 6-208 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 7-332 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 8-337 (Graeme Labrooy), 9-337 (Asoka de Silva), 10-348 (Rumesh Ratnayake)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Terry Alderman30124801.60---00
Greg Campbell33810233.09---00
Peter Sleep36167322.03---00
Merv Hughes31.488852.78---00
Tom Moody20904.50---00
Dean Jones42501.25---00
Allan Border54200.40---00
MATCH DETAILS
Bellerive Oval, Hobart
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of Australia
Season1989/90
Player Of The Match
Aravinda de Silva
Aravinda de Silva
Player Of The Series
Aravinda de Silva
Aravinda de Silva
Series resultAustralia won the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTEST No. 1133
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Hashan Tillakaratne
Hashan Tillakaratne
Umpires
Australia Image
Leonard King
Australia Image
Steve Randell
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 16 Dec - day 1 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 27/3 (Roshan Mahanama 18*, Aravinda de Silva 5*, null ov)
Sun, 17 Dec - day 2 -Australia 2nd innings 25/2 (Mark Taylor 11*, Merv Hughes 9*, null ov)
Mon, 18 Dec - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 387/5 (Dean Jones 51*, Steve Waugh 77*, null ov)
Tue, 19 Dec - day 4 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 166/3 (Aravinda de Silva 64*, Arjuna Ranatunga 25*, null ov)
Wed, 20 Dec - day 5 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 348/10 (141.4 ov) - end of match