result
1st Test, Gros Islet, Jun 20 - 24 2003, Sri Lanka tour of West Indies
(34 ov)354 & 126/0
Match drawn
player of the match
Brian Lara
West Indies
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Sri Lanka354/10(143.2 overs)1st INNINGS
West Indies477/9(138.3 overs)1st INNINGS
Sri Lanka126/0(34 overs)2nd INNINGS
end of over 341 run
SL: 126/0CRR: 3.70 
Marvan Atapattu50 (91)
Sanath Jayasuriya72 (114)
Omari Banks10-0-28-0
Ramnaresh Sarwan3-1-4-0

and that's the end of match

as expected it ends in a draw

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33.6
Banks to Atapattu, no run
33.5
Banks to Atapattu, no run
33.4
Banks to Atapattu, no run

played away to the mid wicket region

33.3
1
Banks to Jayasuriya, 1 run
33.2
Banks to Jayasuriya, no run

quicker delivery on the pads, defended

33.1
Banks to Jayasuriya, no run
end of over 331 run
SL: 125/0CRR: 3.78 
Sanath Jayasuriya71 (111)
Marvan Atapattu50 (88)
Ramnaresh Sarwan3-1-4-0
Omari Banks9-0-27-0
32.6
1
Sarwan to Jayasuriya, 1 run
32.5
Sarwan to Jayasuriya, no run
32.4
Sarwan to Jayasuriya, no run
32.3
Sarwan to Jayasuriya, no run
32.2
Sarwan to Jayasuriya, no run
32.1
Sarwan to Jayasuriya, no run
end of over 325 runs
SL: 124/0CRR: 3.87 
Marvan Atapattu50 (88)
Sanath Jayasuriya70 (105)
Omari Banks9-0-27-0
Ramnaresh Sarwan2-1-3-0
31.6
Banks to Atapattu, no run
31.5
1b
Banks to Jayasuriya, 1 bye
31.4
4
Banks to Jayasuriya, FOUR runs
31.3
Banks to Jayasuriya, no run

short delivery outside the offs tump,

cut away to the point fence

31.2
Banks to Jayasuriya, no run

flighted delivery outside the off

stump, pushed to the mid off region

31.1
Banks to Jayasuriya, no run

outside the off stump, no shot offered

end of over 31Maiden
SL: 119/0CRR: 3.83 
Marvan Atapattu50 (87)
Sanath Jayasuriya66 (100)
Ramnaresh Sarwan2-1-3-0
Omari Banks8-0-23-0
30.6
Sarwan to Atapattu, no run

pushed to the extra cover region

30.5
Sarwan to Atapattu, no run

flighted delivery outside the off

stump, left alone

Match details
Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of West Indies
Season2003
Player Of The Match
Brian Lara
Brian Lara
Series result2-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1648
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Jerome Taylor
Jerome Taylor
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Billy Bowden
Australia Image
Daryl Harper
TV Umpire
West Indies Image
Billy Doctrove
Match Referee
Pakistan Image
Wasim Raja