result
3rd Test, Mumbai, Dec 3 - 7 1997, Sri Lanka tour of India
512 & 181/9d
(82 ov, target 333)361 & 166/7
Match drawn
player of the match
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Nayan Mongia  b Wickramasinghe1670016.66
Navjot Sidhu c Mahanama b Dharmasena35671135052.23
Rahul Dravid c Mahanama b Ranatunga9321930214042.46
Sourav Ganguly c †SKL de Silva b Dharmasena17336151625247.92
Sachin Tendulkar (c) b Pushpakumara14824432020360.65
Mohammad Azharuddin lbw b Pushpakumara027000.00
Anil Kumble  b Pushpakumara68101075.00
Rajesh Chauhan lbw b Dharmasena48151050.00
Abey Kuruvilla c Pushpakumara b Wickramasinghe627400022.22
Javagal Srinath not out 1533442045.45
Venkatesh Prasad run out (†SKL de Silva)3690050.00
Extras(b 3, lb 15, nb 6, w 4)28
TOTAL(162.1 Ov, RR: 3.15)512
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Nayan Mongia), 2-55 (Navjot Sidhu), 3-215 (Rahul Dravid), 4-471 (Sourav Ganguly), 5-475 (Sachin Tendulkar), 6-476 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 7-481 (Anil Kumble), 8-487 (Rajesh Chauhan), 9-502 (Abey Kuruvilla), 10-512 (Venkatesh Prasad)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas2648603.30---02
Pramodya Wickramasinghe31.1107622.43---03
Ravindra Pushpakumara28510833.85---42
Kumar Dharmasena481214433.00---01
Arjuna Ranatunga1773512.05---00
Sanath Jayasuriya1224503.75---00
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya c Azharuddin b Kumble50446990113.63
Marvan Atapattu c sub (A Jadeja) b Chauhan9827340315035.89
Kumar Dharmasena c Kumble b Chauhan401422123028.16
Roshan Mahanama c Kumble b Prasad2066692030.30
Aravinda de Silva c †Mongia b Chauhan661211368154.54
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c Azharuddin b Chauhan11525006.66
Hashan Tillakaratne lbw b Kuruvilla251151774021.73
Lanka de Silva retired hurt 20881212022.72
Chaminda Vaas c sub (NM Kulkarni) b Kuruvilla47141057.14
Pramodya Wickramasinghe  b Srinath22800100.00
Ravindra Pushpakumara not out 002000.00
Extras(b 7, lb 12, nb 12, w 4)35
TOTAL(143.2 Ov, RR: 2.51)361
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 2-180 (Kumar Dharmasena), 3-219 (Roshan Mahanama), 4-259 (Marvan Atapattu), 5-269 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-312 (Aravinda de Silva), 7-351 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 7-355* (Lanka de Silva, retired hurt), 8-359 (Chaminda Vaas), 9-361 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Javagal Srinath28.2410713.77---12
Venkatesh Prasad1863011.66---02
Abey Kuruvilla1926223.26---04
Anil Kumble41197611.85---01
Rajesh Chauhan34134841.41---01
Sourav Ganguly301906.33---02
India 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sourav Ganguly c Tillakaratne b Wickramasinghe1112151091.66
Navjot Sidhu c Pushpakumara b Jayasuriya43701095161.42
Rahul Dravid c PA de Silva b Dharmasena851211538070.24
Sachin Tendulkar (c)c PA de Silva b Jayasuriya1316281081.25
Mohammad Azharuddin c PA de Silva b Dharmasena412120033.33
Nayan Mongia not out 914340064.28
Anil Kumble c Mahanama b Dharmasena1330033.33
Javagal Srinath c sub (DPMD Jayawardene) b Dharmasena5880062.50
Rajesh Chauhan run out (Tillakaratne)001000.00
Abey Kuruvilla c PA de Silva b Dharmasena011000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 6, nb 1)10
TOTAL(42.4 Ov, RR: 4.24)181/9d
Did not bat: Venkatesh Prasad 
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Sourav Ganguly), 2-103 (Navjot Sidhu), 3-136 (Sachin Tendulkar), 4-149 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 5-173 (Rahul Dravid), 6-175 (Anil Kumble), 7-181 (Javagal Srinath), 8-181 (Rajesh Chauhan), 9-181 (Abey Kuruvilla)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas511903.80---00
Pramodya Wickramasinghe502014.00---02
Ravindra Pushpakumara502805.60---00
Sanath Jayasuriya1514823.20---00
Kumar Dharmasena12.405754.50---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 333 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya c Tendulkar b Kumble37861153143.02
Marvan Atapattu c Kumble b Chauhan3156876055.35
Roshan Mahanama lbw b Chauhan351391673025.17
Aravinda de Silva c Chauhan b Srinath1832502156.25
Arjuna Ranatunga (c) b Chauhan12801211015.00
Kumar Dharmasena c Azharuddin b Kumble858710013.79
Hashan Tillakaratne not out 1835474051.42
Lanka de Silva c Prasad b Kumble01316000.00
Chaminda Vaas not out 012000.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 5)7
TOTAL(82 Ov, RR: 2.02)166/7
Fall of wickets: 1-58 (Marvan Atapattu), 2-73 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 3-106 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-133 (Roshan Mahanama), 5-146 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 6-160 (Kumar Dharmasena), 7-166 (Lanka de Silva)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Javagal Srinath1552511.66---01
Venkatesh Prasad832302.87---00
Rajesh Chauhan2695932.26---03
Abey Kuruvilla32100.33---00
Anil Kumble28135632.00---03
Sachin Tendulkar22000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of India
Season1997/98
Player Of The Match
Sourav Ganguly
Sourav Ganguly
Player Of The Series
Sourav Ganguly
Sourav Ganguly
Series result3-match series drawn 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1390
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
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Arani Jayaprakash
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Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
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Sameer Bandekar
Match Referee
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Bob Simpson
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 03 Dec - day 1 -India 1st innings 247/3 (Sourav Ganguly 92*, Sachin Tendulkar 8*, null ov)
Thu, 04 Dec - day 2 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 66/1 (Marvan Atapattu 15*, Kumar Dharmasena 0*, null ov)
Fri, 05 Dec - day 3 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 286/5 (Aravinda de Silva 48*, Hashan Tillakaratne 4*, null ov)
Sat, 06 Dec - day 4 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 6 (Sanath Jayasuriya 1*, Marvan Atapattu 5*, null ov)
Sun, 07 Dec - day 5 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 166/7 (82 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 2
  • Tendulkar had an all run 4. (not included in his 4 count)
Day 4
  • SKL de Silva retired hurt at 355/7 (141.6 ov) (hit on the upper lip by a bouncer from Srinath bouncer)
  • Tillakaratne kept the wickets in the Indian 2nd innings.
  • Dravid had an overthrown 5 runs.
Day 5
  • Weather interrupted in the Sri Lankan 2nd innings. Rain and then bad light eventually prevented 12 overs from being bowled.