result
Only Test, Lord's, Aug 23 - 28 1984, Sri Lanka tour of England
491/7d & 294/7d
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
190
sidath-wettimuny
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sidath Wettimuny c †Downton b Allott19047164221040.33
Amal Silva lbw b Botham811171072.72
Ranjan Madugalle  b Ellison524351020.83
Roy Dias c Lamb b Pocock321041523030.76
Arjuna Ranatunga  b Agnew841832488045.90
Duleep Mendis (c)c Fowler b Pocock11114319711377.62
Aravinda de Silva c †Downton b Agnew1627293059.25
Ashantha de Mel not out 2025353180.00
Ravi Ratnayeke not out 518250027.77
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 8, w 2)20
TOTAL(166 Ov, RR: 2.95)491/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Amal Silva), 2-43 (Ranjan Madugalle), 3-144 (Roy Dias), 4-292 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-442 (Sidath Wettimuny), 6-456 (Duleep Mendis), 7-464 (Aravinda de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jonathan Agnew32312323.84---00
Ian Botham29611413.93---00
Richard Ellison2867012.50---00
Pat Pocock41177521.82---00
Paul Allott3678912.47---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Fowler c Madugalle b John2541504060.97
Chris Broad c †Silva b de Mel862423418035.53
Chris Tavaré c Ranatunga b DS de Silva14951381014.73
David Gower (c)c †Silva b de Mel551511965036.42
Allan Lamb c Dias b John10719526610154.87
Ian Botham c sub (DM Vonhagt) b John66710100.00
Richard Ellison c Ratnayeke b DS de Silva41791127051.89
Paul Downton c Dias b de Mel1053651018.86
Paul Allott  b de Mel011000.00
Pat Pocock c †Silva b John22137009.52
Jonathan Agnew not out 1860012.50
Extras(b 5, lb 7, nb 6, w 5)23
TOTAL(147.1 Ov, RR: 2.51)370
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Graeme Fowler), 2-105 (Chris Tavaré), 3-190 (Chris Broad), 4-210 (David Gower), 5-218 (Ian Botham), 6-305 (Richard Ellison), 7-354 (Paul Downton), 8-354 (Paul Allott), 9-369 (Allan Lamb), 10-370 (Pat Pocock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ashantha de Mel371011042.97---00
Vinothen John39.1129842.50---00
Ravi Ratnayeke2255002.27---00
Somachandra De Silva45168521.88---00
Arjuna Ranatunga11000.00---00
Ranjan Madugalle30401.33---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sidath Wettimuny c Gower b Botham1321222061.90
Amal Silva not out 10225532012040.00
Ranjan Madugalle  b Botham3980033.33
Roy Dias lbw b Botham38791125048.10
Arjuna Ranatunga lbw b Botham067000.00
Aravinda de Silva c †Downton b Pocock3640050.00
Duleep Mendis (c)c Fowler b Botham94971239396.90
Ashantha de Mel c Ellison b Botham1481230175.00
Ravi Ratnayeke not out 715181046.66
Extras(b 5, lb 4, nb 11)20
TOTAL(80 Ov, RR: 3.67)294/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Sidath Wettimuny), 2-27 (Ranjan Madugalle), 3-111 (Roy Dias), 4-115 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-118 (Aravinda de Silva), 6-256 (Duleep Mendis), 7-276 (Ashantha de Mel)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jonathan Agnew1135404.90---00
Ian Botham2769063.33---00
Richard Ellison703605.14---00
Pat Pocock29107812.68---00
Paul Allott10202.00---00
Allan Lamb10606.00---00
Chris Tavaré33000.00---00
Graeme Fowler10808.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of England
Season1984
Player Of The Match
Sidath Wettimuny
Sidath Wettimuny
Match numberTest no. 994
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Aravinda de Silva
Aravinda de Silva
Umpires
England Image
David Evans
England Image
Dickie Bird
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 23 Aug - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 226/3 (Sidath Wettimuny 116*, Arjuna Ranatunga 54*)
Fri, 24 Aug - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 434/4 (Sidath Wettimuny 187*, Duleep Mendis 100*)
Sat, 25 Aug - day 3 - England 1st innings 139/2 (Chris Broad 69*, David Gower 16*)
Sun, 26 Aug - rest day
Mon, 27 Aug - day 4 - England 1st innings 370
Tue, 28 Aug - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 294/7d (80 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • SL 1st innings
  • Wettimuny: 190 runs, 471 balls, 636 min., 21 fours
  • Mendis: The first SL captain to score 100+ while in office Fastest of the 8 SL centuries scored until then (144 min.)
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