result
3rd Test, Harare, Dec 4 - 8 1999, Sri Lanka tour of Zimbabwe
218 & 197/7d
(9 ov, target 185)231 & 36/1
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
andy-flower
Player Of The Series
andy-flower
Zimbabwe 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower c Dilshan b Pushpakumara1366902019.69
Craig Wishart lbw b Vaas11527006.66
Murray Goodwin  b Pushpakumara1133501033.33
Neil Johnson lbw b Wickramasinghe701492187146.97
Andy Flower (c)†c Arnold b Vaas1461751022.95
Alistair Campbell lbw b Pushpakumara918242050.00
Guy Whittall c Arnold b Pushpakumara371391614026.61
Ray Price lbw b Pushpakumara24966004.08
Eddo Brandes  b Vaas922342040.90
Bryan Strang c Atapattu b Vaas2840511170.00
Henry Olonga not out 317270017.64
Extras(lb 4, nb 15, w 2)21
TOTAL(98.4 Ov, RR: 2.20)218
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Craig Wishart, 6.1 ov), 2-24 (Murray Goodwin, 16.3 ov), 3-33 (Grant Flower, 18.5 ov), 4-67 (Andy Flower, 36.5 ov), 5-82 (Alistair Campbell, 42.4 ov), 6-143 (Neil Johnson, 70.6 ov), 7-174 (Guy Whittall, 85.2 ov), 8-175 (Ray Price, 87.3 ov), 9-196 (Eddo Brandes, 92.4 ov), 10-218 (Bryan Strang, 98.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas29.4105641.881516004
Ravindra Pushpakumara2555652.241273007
Pramodya Wickramasinghe1664112.56794100
Muthiah Muralidaran2465102.121227005
Sanath Jayasuriya411002.50200100
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu c Johnson b Olonga054000.00
Russel Arnold not out 10424337714042.79
Mahela Jayawardene c Goodwin b Brandes212130016.66
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c †A Flower b Brandes433490012.12
Tillakaratne Dilshan c †A Flower b Strang3742557088.09
Romesh Kaluwitharana c †A Flower b Whittall719221036.84
Indika de Saram c GW Flower b Whittall38871046043.67
Chaminda Vaas c Campbell b Brandes01215000.00
Ravindra Pushpakumara lbw b Strang730421023.33
Pramodya Wickramasinghe c †A Flower b Olonga1828323064.28
Muthiah Muralidaran  b Olonga526320019.23
Extras(lb 2, nb 5, w 2)9
TOTAL(88.4 Ov, RR: 2.60)231
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Marvan Atapattu, 0.5 ov), 2-4 (Mahela Jayawardene, 3.4 ov), 3-29 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 15.1 ov), 4-82 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 28.2 ov), 5-90 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 33.6 ov), 6-158 (Indika de Saram, 61.2 ov), 7-159 (Chaminda Vaas, 64.4 ov), 8-178 (Ravindra Pushpakumara, 74.3 ov), 9-208 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe, 82.3 ov), 10-231 (Muthiah Muralidaran, 88.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Henry Olonga22.425432.381096020
Eddo Brandes1754532.64816001
Bryan Strang2487122.9512113002
Guy Whittall1793722.17886002
Ray Price832202.75392000
Zimbabwe 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower c Dilshan b Vaas1320270065.00
Craig Wishart  b Vaas935552025.71
Murray Goodwin c Jayawardene b Muralitharan381161766032.75
Neil Johnson c Dilshan b Wickramasinghe935650025.71
Andy Flower (c)†not out 702573334027.23
Alistair Campbell c Jayawardene b Vaas271041172025.96
Guy Whittall c Arnold b Muralitharan946591019.56
Ray Price run out (Jayasuriya/Muralitharan)426281015.38
Eddo Brandes not out 12443004.16
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 9)17
TOTAL(109 Ov, RR: 1.80)197/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Grant Flower, 6.1 ov), 2-28 (Craig Wishart, 12.2 ov), 3-51 (Neil Johnson, 25.5 ov), 4-93 (Murray Goodwin, 43.6 ov), 5-151 (Alistair Campbell, 74.2 ov), 6-174 (Guy Whittall, 89.3 ov), 7-184 (Ray Price, 97.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas2254832.181086000
Ravindra Pushpakumara2153901.851043003
Pramodya Wickramasinghe2163011.421081001
Mahela Jayawardene201206.0072000
Muthiah Muralidaran35125221.481784005
Sanath Jayasuriya84801.00430000
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 185 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu c †A Flower b Brandes6881075.00
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)not out 1633372048.48
Russel Arnold not out 14132820107.69
Extras0
TOTAL(9 Ov, RR: 4.00, 37 Mts)36/1
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Marvan Atapattu, 1.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Henry Olonga411102.75202000
Eddo Brandes402015.00132000
Bryan Strang10505.0041000
MATCH DETAILS
Harare Sports Club
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of Zimbabwe
Season1999/00
Player Of The Match
Andy Flower
Andy Flower
Russel Arnold
Russel Arnold
Player Of The Series
Andy Flower
Andy Flower
Series resultSri Lanka won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1474
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Ray Price
Ray Price
Umpires
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Ian Robinson
India Image
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
Zimbabwe Image
Graeme Evans
Match Referee
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Jackie Hendriks
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 04 Dec - day 1 - Zimbabwe 1st innings 178/8 (Eddo Brandes 1*, Bryan Strang 3*, 88 ov)
Sun, 05 Dec - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 159/7 (Russel Arnold 65*, Ravindra Pushpakumara 0*, 66 ov)
Mon, 06 Dec - day 3 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 48/2 (Murray Goodwin 15*, Neil Johnson 9*, 23.4 ov)
Tue, 07 Dec - day 4 - no play
Wed, 08 Dec - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 36/1 (9 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • RP Arnold 50 off 140 balls, 7x4
  • 11 overs lost on Day 2, due to badlight, 28 minutes lost
  • Play will start 30 minutes early on Day 3
  • A Flower 50 off 184 balls, 4x4