result
Only Test, London, Aug 25 - 29 1988, Sri Lanka tour of England
194 & 331
(34.4 ov, target 97)429 & 100/3
England won by 7 wickets
player of the match
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Brendon Kuruppu c Gooch b Newport4658796079.31
Amal Silva c †Russell b Foster12229004.55
Athula Samarasekera c †Russell b Foster01934000.00
Aravinda de Silva c Gooch b Newport318230016.67
Ranjan Madugalle (c)lbw b Foster314230021.43
Arjuna Ranatunga lbw b Newport512181041.67
Duleep Mendis c Smith b Lawrence2143703048.84
Ravi Ratnayeke not out 591121759052.68
Ranjith Madurasinghe run out 411100036.36
Champaka Ramanayake lbw b Pringle0811000.00
Graeme Labrooy lbw b Pringle4283856050.60
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 2)10
TOTAL(65.5 Ov, RR: 2.94)194
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Amal Silva), 2-44 (Athula Samarasekera), 3-52 (Brendon Kuruppu), 4-53 (Aravinda de Silva), 5-61 (Ranjan Madugalle), 6-63 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 7-122 (Duleep Mendis), 8-127 (Ranjith Madurasinghe), 9-130 (Champaka Ramanayake), 10-194 (Graeme Labrooy)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Neil Foster2155132.43---00
David Lawrence1543712.47---00
Phil Newport2147733.67---00
Derek Pringle6.511722.49---00
John Emburey21402.00---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch (c)lbw b Ratnayeke751932608038.86
Tim Robinson c Samarasekera b Ratnayeke1958761032.76
Jack Russell c Samarasekera b Labrooy9420227611046.53
Kim Barnett c Ranatunga b Labrooy661281707051.56
Allan Lamb  b Labrooy63751236184.00
Robin Smith  b Ranatunga3170772044.29
Derek Pringle c †Silva b Labrooy1438562036.84
John Emburey c de Silva b Samarasekera01819000.00
Phil Newport c de Silva b Ramanayake2638563068.42
Neil Foster not out 1452670026.92
David Lawrence c Mendis b Ramanayake412140033.33
Extras(b 1, lb 3, nb 17, w 2)23
TOTAL(143.2 Ov, RR: 2.99)429
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Tim Robinson), 2-171 (Graham Gooch), 3-233 (Jack Russell), 4-320 (Kim Barnett), 5-358 (Allan Lamb), 6-373 (Robin Smith), 7-378 (John Emburey), 8-383 (Derek Pringle), 9-420 (Phil Newport), 10-429 (David Lawrence)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ravi Ratnayeke32310723.34---00
Graeme Labrooy40711942.98---00
Champaka Ramanayake27.238623.15---00
Ranjith Madurasinghe1644102.56---00
Athula Samarasekera2256613.00---00
Arjuna Ranatunga63611.00---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Brendon Kuruppu c Barnett b Foster2531425080.65
Amal Silva c †Russell b Newport1641584039.02
Athula Samarasekera lbw b Emburey571101457151.82
Aravinda de Silva lbw b Lawrence1831502058.06
Ranjan Madugalle (c) b Foster2050703040.00
Arjuna Ranatunga  b Newport7817922710043.58
Duleep Mendis lbw b Pringle56971248057.73
Ravi Ratnayeke c Lamb b Lawrence32851304037.65
Ranjith Madurasinghe  b Newport21190018.18
Graeme Labrooy not out 923371039.13
Champaka Ramanayake c Gooch b Newport210120020.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 8)16
TOTAL(109.3 Ov, RR: 3.02)331
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Brendon Kuruppu), 2-51 (Amal Silva), 3-96 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-145 (Ranjan Madugalle), 5-147 (Athula Samarasekera), 6-251 (Duleep Mendis), 7-309 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 8-311 (Ranjith Madurasinghe), 9-323 (Ravi Ratnayeke), 10-331 (Champaka Ramanayake)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Neil Foster33109822.97---00
David Lawrence2157423.52---00
Phil Newport26.378743.28---00
Derek Pringle1123012.73---00
John Emburey1893411.89---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 97 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Graham Gooch (c)c †Silva b Samarasekera3670965051.43
Tim Robinson not out 341091344031.19
Kim Barnett c †Silva b Samarasekera021000.00
Allan Lamb c de Silva b Ranatunga815141053.33
Robin Smith not out 817171047.06
Extras(lb 8, nb 4, w 2)14
TOTAL(34.4 Ov, RR: 2.88)100/3
Fall of wickets: 1-73 (Graham Gooch), 2-73 (Kim Barnett), 3-82 (Allan Lamb)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ravi Ratnayeke711602.29---00
Graeme Labrooy902402.67---00
Athula Samarasekera1003823.80---00
Arjuna Ranatunga8.441411.62---00
MATCH DETAILS
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 25 Aug - day 1 -England 1st innings 47/1 (Graham Gooch 24*, Jack Russell 2*, null ov)
Fri, 26 Aug - day 2 -England 1st innings 278/3 (Kim Barnett 55*, Allan Lamb 20*, null ov)
Sat, 27 Aug - day 3 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 92/2 (Athula Samarasekera 30*, Aravinda de Silva 15*, null ov)
Sun, 28 Aug - rest day
Mon, 29 Aug - day 4 -England 2nd innings 8 (Graham Gooch 1*, Tim Robinson 4*, null ov)
Tue, 30 Aug - day 5 -England 2nd innings 100/3 (34.4 ov) - end of match