result
2nd Test, Wellington, Mar 10 - 14 1983, Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand
240 & 93
(37.1 ov, target 133)201 & 134/4
New Zealand won by 6 wickets
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Sidath Wettimuny c Cairns b Hadlee817191047.06
Mithra Wettimuny c Coney b Snedden612151050.00
Susil Fernando c Wright b Hadlee1232421037.50
Yohan Goonasekera c †Lees b Cairns1349580026.53
Ranjan Madugalle run out 7917321312045.66
Somachandra De Silva (c)lbw b Chatfield612002265030.50
Amal Silva c †Lees b Chatfield89180088.89
Ravi Ratnayeke not out 2961842047.54
Sridharan Jeganathan c †Lees b Chatfield522341022.73
Rumesh Ratnayake  b Snedden1229301041.38
Vinothen John c Wright b Chatfield034000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 1)7
TOTAL(100.5 Ov, RR: 2.38)240
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Mithra Wettimuny), 2-14 (Sidath Wettimuny), 3-34 (Susil Fernando), 4-48 (Yohan Goonasekera), 5-178 (Ranjan Madugalle), 6-191 (Amal Silva), 7-194 (Somachandra De Silva), 8-220 (Sridharan Jeganathan), 9-239 (Rumesh Ratnayake), 10-240 (Vinothen John)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee2594721.88---00
Martin Snedden2455622.33---00
Ewen Chatfield26.576642.46---00
Lance Cairns2055312.65---00
Jeremy Coney521102.20---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Glenn Turner c Goonasekera b John1012141083.33
Bruce Edgar c John b Ratnayake1043442023.26
John Wright c de Silva b Ratnayake1431472045.16
Geoff Howarth (c)c S Wettimuny b de Silva361391952025.90
Jeff Crowe c †Silva b Ratnayake361011203035.64
Jeremy Coney c Goonasekera b John2660033.33
Richard Hadlee c Goonasekera b John3031405096.77
Warren Lees c Goonasekera b John022000.00
Lance Cairns c de Silva b John4550773290.00
Martin Snedden lbw b Ratnayake516250031.25
Ewen Chatfield not out 28270025.00
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 1, w 3)11
TOTAL(72.2 Ov, RR: 2.77)201
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Glenn Turner), 2-33 (Bruce Edgar), 2-33, 3-104 (Jeff Crowe), 4-107 (Jeremy Coney), 5-141 (Richard Hadlee), 6-141 (Warren Lees), 7-145 (Geoff Howarth), 8-163 (Martin Snedden), 9-169 (John Wright), 10-201 (Lance Cairns)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Rumesh Ratnayake2458143.38---00
Vinothen John25.296052.37---00
Ravi Ratnayeke1433602.57---00
Somachandra De Silva951311.44---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Sidath Wettimuny c Coney b Hadlee920182045.00
Mithra Wettimuny c Cairns b Snedden013000.00
Susil Fernando c †Lees b Snedden12931150012.90
Amal Silva c Crowe b Hadlee011000.00
Yohan Goonasekera c †Lees b Chatfield2366833034.85
Ranjan Madugalle c †Lees b Hadlee1352642025.00
Somachandra De Silva (c)c †Lees b Snedden0911000.00
Ravi Ratnayeke  b Hadlee1258700020.69
Sridharan Jeganathan c †Lees b Chatfield029000.00
Rumesh Ratnayake c sub b Chatfield1470025.00
Vinothen John not out 812140066.67
Extras(b 5, lb 10)15
TOTAL(53 Ov, RR: 1.75)93
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Mithra Wettimuny), 2-12 (Sidath Wettimuny), 3-12 (Amal Silva), 4-57 (Yohan Goonasekera), 5-61 (Susil Fernando), 6-61 (Somachandra De Silva), 7-78 (Ranjan Madugalle), 8-81 (Sridharan Jeganathan), 9-83 (Rumesh Ratnayake), 10-93 (Ravi Ratnayeke)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee1753442.00---00
Martin Snedden1772131.24---00
Ewen Chatfield1251531.25---00
Lance Cairns72801.14---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (target: 133 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Glenn Turner  b Ratnayeke2946772063.04
Bruce Edgar not out 471101566042.73
Geoff Howarth (c)c †Silva b John11813005.56
Jeff Crowe  b Ratnayake1116202068.75
Jeremy Coney c Goonasekera b de Silva1734362050.00
Richard Hadlee not out 178821212.50
Extras(lb 11, nb 1)12
TOTAL(37.1 Ov, RR: 3.60)134/4
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Glenn Turner), 2-62 (Geoff Howarth), 3-81 (Jeff Crowe), 4-116 (Jeremy Coney)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Rumesh Ratnayake1504613.07---00
Vinothen John823814.75---00
Ravi Ratnayeke8.142012.45---00
Somachandra De Silva611813.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of New Zealand
Season1982/83
Series resultNew Zealand won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 951
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Amal Silva
Amal Silva
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Ian Higginson
New Zealand Image
Steve Woodward
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 11 Mar - day 1 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 34/2 (Susil Fernando 12*, Yohan Goonasekera 7*, null ov)
Sat, 12 Mar - day 2 -New Zealand 1st innings 12/1 (Bruce Edgar 1*, null ov)
Sun, 13 Mar - day 3 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 26/3 (Susil Fernando 3*, Yohan Goonasekera 11*, null ov)
Mon, 14 Mar - day 4 -New Zealand 2nd innings 62/1 (Bruce Edgar 25*, Geoff Howarth 1*, null ov)
Tue, 15 Mar - day 5 -New Zealand 2nd innings 134/4 (37.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • This is the 1st occasion that NZ has had successive test wins.
  • JG Wright (1) retired hurt on 10* from 33/2 to 163/8