result
3rd Test, Auckland, Feb 28 - Mar 5 1991, Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand
380 & 319
(99 ov, target 383)317 & 261/5
Match drawn
player of the match
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Charith Senanayake c †Smith b Cairns20203130100.00
Chandika Hathurusingha  b Watson1358751022.41
Asanka Gurusinha lbw b Cairns501051377047.61
Aravinda de Silva c †Smith b Cairns9614119214268.08
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c †Smith b Cairns3466895051.51
Hashan Tillakaratne lbw b Morrison31761085040.78
Sanath Jayasuriya c †Smith b Watson1822263081.81
Asoka de Silva c Jones b Patel23139006.45
Graeme Labrooy not out 70808912287.50
Rumesh Ratnayake c Greatbatch b Watson18111921163.63
Champaka Ramanayake c †Smith b Morrison13237003.12
Extras(b 2, lb 15, nb 9, w 1)27
TOTAL(105 Ov, RR: 3.61)380
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Charith Senanayake), 2-61 (Chandika Hathurusingha), 3-132 (Asanka Gurusinha), 4-223 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-234 (Aravinda de Silva), 6-255 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 7-273 (Asoka de Silva), 8-325 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 9-356 (Rumesh Ratnayake), 10-380 (Champaka Ramanayake)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Danny Morrison2158724.14---00
Chris Cairns32513644.25---00
Willie Watson31.5118132.54---00
Shane Thomson12.162201.80---00
Dipak Patel823714.62---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Trevor Franklin lbw b Ratnayake13701051018.57
John Wright c Ranatunga b Ramanayake8416821310150.00
Andrew Jones c Ratnayake b EAR de Silva2769963039.13
Mark Greatbatch lbw b Labrooy651752666037.14
Ken Rutherford c Gurusinha b EAR de Silva1528383053.57
Shane Thomson lbw b Ratnayake1540020.00
Dipak Patel c Labrooy b Ramanayake41981285041.83
Ian Smith (c)† b Ratnayake310110030.00
Chris Cairns c PA de Silva b Labrooy1749601034.69
Danny Morrison lbw b Labrooy734430020.58
Willie Watson not out 525330020.00
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 31)39
TOTAL(115.3 Ov, RR: 2.74)317
Fall of wickets: 1-63 (Trevor Franklin), 2-139 (Andrew Jones), 3-140 (John Wright), 4-170 (Ken Rutherford), 5-172 (Shane Thomson), 6-247 (Dipak Patel), 7-257 (Ian Smith), 8-299 (Chris Cairns), 9-304 (Mark Greatbatch), 10-317 (Danny Morrison)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graeme Labrooy21.364832.23---00
Champaka Ramanayake2679623.69---00
Rumesh Ratnayake3338332.51---00
Asoka de Silva2986722.31---00
Asanka Gurusinha621502.50---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Charith Senanayake c Greatbatch b Cairns811160072.72
Chandika Hathurusingha c †Smith b Cairns7421424912034.57
Asanka Gurusinha c & b Cairns2941542170.73
Aravinda de Silva c Morrison b Thomson1231932616563.73
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c Thomson b Cairns3066921145.45
Hashan Tillakaratne c Cairns b Thomson39130033.33
Sanath Jayasuriya not out 1228541042.85
Graeme Labrooy c Morrison b Cairns11070010.00
Asoka de Silva c Greatbatch b Thomson023000.00
Rumesh Ratnayake c Greatbatch b Morrison2026320276.92
Champaka Ramanayake  b Morrison035000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 13)19
TOTAL(98 Ov, RR: 3.25)319
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Charith Senanayake), 2-56 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-201 (Chandika Hathurusingha), 4-276 (Aravinda de Silva), 5-282 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 6-282 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 7-285 (Graeme Labrooy), 8-288 (Asoka de Silva), 9-319 (Rumesh Ratnayake), 10-319 (Champaka Ramanayake)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Danny Morrison2027423.70---00
Chris Cairns2767552.77---00
Willie Watson912302.55---00
Shane Thomson1956333.31---00
Dipak Patel2367803.39---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (target: 383 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Trevor Franklin c †Tillakaratne b Labrooy31891354034.83
John Wright c †Tillakaratne b Ramanayake2053663037.73
Andrew Jones lbw b Labrooy732192494033.33
Mark Greatbatch  b Labrooy735400020.00
Ken Rutherford lbw b Labrooy621300028.57
Shane Thomson not out 801441698155.55
Dipak Patel not out 1656603028.57
Extras(b 1, lb 9, nb 18)28
TOTAL(99 Ov, RR: 2.63)261/5
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (John Wright), 2-80 (Trevor Franklin), 3-95 (Mark Greatbatch), 4-117 (Ken Rutherford), 5-217 (Andrew Jones)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graeme Labrooy1964242.21---00
Champaka Ramanayake1946213.26---00
Rumesh Ratnayake2134402.09---00
Asoka de Silva2546102.44---00
Asanka Gurusinha21100.50---00
Arjuna Ranatunga712303.28---00
Sanath Jayasuriya611803.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of New Zealand
Season1990/91
Player Of The Match
Aravinda de Silva
Aravinda de Silva
Series result3-match series drawn 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1165
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Brian Aldridge
New Zealand Image
Rodger McHarg
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 01 Mar - day 1 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 325/8 (Graeme Labrooy 41*, null ov)
Sat, 02 Mar - day 2 -New Zealand 1st innings 194/5 (Mark Greatbatch 18*, Dipak Patel 9*, null ov)
Sun, 03 Mar - day 3 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 64/2 (Chandika Hathurusingha 16*, Aravinda de Silva 5*, null ov)
Mon, 04 Mar - day 4 -New Zealand 2nd innings 18/0 (Trevor Franklin 5*, John Wright 12*, null ov)
Tue, 05 Mar - day 5 -New Zealand 2nd innings 261/5 (99 ov) - end of match