result
Only Test, London, Aug 25 - Aug 30 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
Lord's, London
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of England
Season1988
Player Of The Match
Ravi Ratnayeke
Ravi Ratnayeke
Phil Newport
Phil Newport
Match numberTEST No. 1103
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Athula Samarasekera
Athula Samarasekera
David Lawrence
David Lawrence
Jack Russell
Jack Russell
Kim Barnett
Kim Barnett
Phil Newport
Phil Newport
Ranjith Madurasinghe
Ranjith Madurasinghe
Umpires
England Image
David Constant
England Image
John Holder
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