RESULT
1st Test, Bulawayo, November 18 - 22, 1999, Sri Lanka tour of Zimbabwe
286 & 136/3

Match drawn

Player Of The Match
216*
marvan-atapattu
Zimbabwe 1st INNINGS 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower c Arnold b Wickramasinghe1736652047.22
Gavin Rennie lbw b Wickramasinghe1649770032.65
Murray Goodwin c Arnold b Wickramasinghe611371938044.52
Neil Johnson c Arnold b Vaas1722332077.27
Andy Flower (c)†c Muralidaran b Wickramasinghe8620026313043.00
Alistair Campbell run out (Dilshan)011000.00
Guy Whittall run out (†Kaluwitharana)1155641020.00
Gary Brent c Jayawardene b Muralidaran013000.00
Bryan Strang c †Kaluwitharana b Wickramasinghe4157926071.92
Andy Whittall c †Kaluwitharana b Wickramasinghe829332027.58
Henry Olonga not out 11413007.14
Extras(lb 5, nb 23)28
TOTAL96.2 Ov (RR: 2.96)286
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Grant Flower, 12.1 ov), 2-38 (Gavin Rennie, 14.5 ov), 3-68 (Neil Johnson, 21.1 ov), 4-167 (Murray Goodwin, 54.4 ov), 5-167 (Alistair Campbell, 54.5 ov), 6-212 (Guy Whittall, 72.4 ov), 7-214 (Gary Brent, 73.1 ov), 8-250 (Andy Flower, 84.6 ov), 9-275 (Andy Whittall, 92.5 ov), 10-286 (Bryan Strang, 96.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas2838813.1413590010
21.1 to NC Johnson, . 68/3
Indika Gallage1415303.78646005
Pramodya Wickramasinghe21.266062.81998003
12.1 to GW Flower, . 37/1
14.5 to GJ Rennie, . 38/2
54.4 to MW Goodwin, . 167/4
84.6 to A Flower, soft dismissal trying to keep Strang off strike. 250/8
92.5 to AR Whittall, bouncer, hits glove, goes high to keeper. 275/9
96.2 to BC Strang, swings, edges to keeper. 286/10
Muthiah Muralidaran2036113.05949005
73.1 to GB Brent, . 214/7
Russel Arnold63801.33311000
Sanath Jayasuriya711101.57351000
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu not out 21643762724049.42
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)lbw b AR Whittall49741218066.21
Russel Arnold c †A Flower b Olonga718280038.88
Mahela Jayawardene lbw b Brent1745501037.77
Tillakaratne Dilshan lbw b Olonga936341025.00
Romesh Kaluwitharana c †A Flower b Olonga3069925043.47
Indika de Saram c †A Flower b Brent391021375038.23
Chaminda Vaas c Campbell b Strang942501021.42
Indika Gallage c GW Flower b Strang33343009.09
Pramodya Wickramasinghe c †A Flower b Strang1319263068.42
Muthiah Muralidaran c GW Flower b Olonga614260042.85
Extras(b 12, lb 11, nb 6, w 1)30
TOTAL147 Ov (RR: 2.91)428
Fall of wickets: 1-85 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 29.1 ov), 2-98 (Russel Arnold, 34.2 ov), 3-141 (Mahela Jayawardene, 48.1 ov), 4-159 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 56.6 ov), 5-238 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 80.3 ov), 6-345 (Indika de Saram, 114.2 ov), 7-372 (Chaminda Vaas, 127.1 ov), 8-390 (Indika Gallage, 137.3 ov), 9-417 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe, 143.5 ov), 10-428 (Muthiah Muralidaran, 146.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Henry Olonga32610343.2114313012
34.2 to RP Arnold, . 98/2
56.6 to TM Dilshan, . 159/4
80.3 to RS Kaluwitharana, . 238/5
146.6 to M Muralidaran, . 428/10
Bryan Strang3099133.0314410003
127.1 to WPUJC Vaas, . 372/7
137.3 to IS Gallage, . 390/8
143.5 to GP Wickramasinghe, . 417/9
Gary Brent32125521.711637000
48.1 to DPMD Jayawardene, . 141/3
114.2 to SI de Saram, . 345/6
Andy Whittall35610513.0014711001
29.1 to ST Jayasuriya, . 85/1
Guy Whittall1434803.42617000
Grant Flower42300.75210000
Zimbabwe 2nd INNINGS 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower c Dilshan b Muralidaran481181383040.67
Gavin Rennie c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas29220022.22
Murray Goodwin c Dilshan b Vaas214270014.28
Neil Johnson not out 521061647149.05
Andy Flower (c)†not out 1559761025.42
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 12)17
TOTAL49 Ov (RR: 2.77)136/3
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Gavin Rennie, 4.3 ov), 2-27 (Murray Goodwin, 10.3 ov), 3-72 (Grant Flower, 30.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1342722.07643002
4.3 to GJ Rennie, . 8/1
10.3 to MW Goodwin, . 27/2
Indika Gallage1142402.18572003
Pramodya Wickramasinghe812002.50340001
Muthiah Muralidaran1435013.57715106
30.2 to GW Flower, . 72/3
Russel Arnold20904.5091000
Sanath Jayasuriya10101.0050000
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MATCH DETAILS
Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
Series
Season1999/00
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka
Marvan Atapattu
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1470
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Gary Brent
Gary Brent
Indika de Saram
Indika de Saram
Indika Gallage
Indika Gallage
Tillakaratne Dilshan
Tillakaratne Dilshan
Umpires
West Indies
Eddie Nicholls
Zimbabwe
Kevan Barbour
TV Umpire
Zimbabwe
Ian Robinson
Match Referee
West Indies
Jackie Hendriks
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 18 Nov - day 1 - Zimbabwe 1st innings 256/8 (Bryan Strang 21*, Andy Whittall 0*, 87 ov)
Fri, 19 Nov - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 232/4 (Marvan Atapattu 109*, Romesh Kaluwitharana 27*, 78 ov)
Sat, 20 Nov - day 3 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 358/6 (Marvan Atapattu 178*, Chaminda Vaas 6*, 121.2 ov)
Sun, 21 Nov - day 4 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 136/3 (Neil Johnson 52*, Andy Flower 15*, 49 ov)
Mon, 22 Nov - day 5 - no play
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings: 1x7 ball over (48th over - called by umpire Barbour)
  • MW Goodwin 50 off 102 balls, 6x4
  • Atapattu 50 in 168 mins 129 balls
  • Atapattu 100 in 279 mins 217 balls
  • first wicket partnership 50 runs 59 mins 89 balls
  • fifth wicket partnership unbroken 50 runs 46 mins 68 balls
  • Sixth wicket partnership of 50 in 60 mins and 82 balls
  • Atapattu 150 in 396 mins, 299 balls, 18 x 4
  • Sixth wicket partnership of 100 in 134 mins off 197 balls
  • Atapattu 200 in 570 mins off 415 balls
  • Zim 2nds inns 4th wicket 50 partnership 62 mins 92 balls
  • Johnsons 50 in 155 mins, 100 balls 7 x 4, 1 x 6
Zimbabwe Innings
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