result
1st Test, Harare, May 6 - May 8 2004, Sri Lanka tour of Zimbabwe
(32 ov)199 & 102
Sri Lanka won by an innings and 240 runs
player of the match
Zimbabwe 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Stuart Matsikenyeri c DPMD Jayawardene b Zoysa1058941017.24
Brendan Taylor c & b Maharoof1949703038.78
Dion Ebrahim lbw b Zoysa110130010.00
Tatenda Taibu (c)†c DPMD Jayawardene b Muralitharan401081285037.04
Elton Chigumbura c Muralitharan b Zoysa1418253077.78
Alester Maregwede lbw b Muralitharan01717000.00
Mluleki Nkala lbw b Muralitharan220220010.00
Prosper Utseya  b Muralitharan4557855178.95
Blessing Mahwire  b Muralitharan032000.00
Douglas Hondo  b Muralitharan1951742037.25
Tinashe Panyangara not out 3244453172.73
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 7)17
TOTAL(71.2 Ov, RR: 2.78, 291 Mts)199
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Brendan Taylor, 15.5 ov), 2-32 (Dion Ebrahim, 18.3 ov), 3-35 (Stuart Matsikenyeri, 20.2 ov), 4-57 (Elton Chigumbura, 26.4 ov), 5-69 (Alester Maregwede, 31.4 ov), 6-85 (Mluleki Nkala, 37.4 ov), 7-118 (Tatenda Taibu, 51.3 ov), 8-118 (Blessing Mahwire, 51.6 ov), 9-149 (Prosper Utseya, 59.2 ov), 10-199 (Douglas Hondo, 71.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1963902.05933001
Nuwan Zoysa1765333.128510002
Farveez Maharoof1034514.50435004
Muttiah Muralitharan24.2104561.851242200
Sanath Jayasuriya10707.0031000
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu (c) b Hondo17025333321067.19
Sanath Jayasuriya c Hondo b Taibu157147228193106.80
Kumar Sangakkara c Taibu b Matsikenyeri1126382042.31
Mahela Jayawardene c Utseya b Chigumbura3752525071.15
Tillakaratne Dilshan c Utseya b Mahwire1033691030.30
Thilan Samaraweera c †Taibu b Panyangara617211035.29
Prasanna Jayawardene  b Panyangara44400100.00
Chaminda Vaas c Matsikenyeri b Mahwire2867-5041.79
Farveez Maharoof lbw b Mahwire4075946053.33
Nuwan Zoysa not out 2854-4051.85
Muttiah Muralitharan c Maregwede b Panyangara2629412189.66
Extras(b 2, lb 13, nb 6, w 3)24
TOTAL(125.1 Ov, RR: 4.32)541
Fall of wickets: 1-281 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 53.3 ov), 2-312 (Kumar Sangakkara, 62.4 ov), 3-369 (Mahela Jayawardene, 77.2 ov), 4-387 (Marvan Atapattu, 80.4 ov), 5-399 (Thilan Samaraweera, 85.1 ov), 6-403 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 85.5 ov), 7-414 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 91.1 ov), 8-457 (Chaminda Vaas, 107.2 ov), 9-496 (Farveez Maharoof, 115.3 ov), 10-541 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 125.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Douglas Hondo27610313.8112415104
Tinashe Panyangara26.1210133.8610710000
Blessing Mahwire1819735.397613022
Mluleki Nkala714105.86286110
Prosper Utseya1225504.58466100
Stuart Matsikenyeri1525813.87555100
Tatenda Taibu812713.38385000
Elton Chigumbura1224413.67486000
Zimbabwe 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Stuart Matsikenyeri c DPMD Jayawardene b Zoysa1112142091.67
Brendan Taylor c Muralitharan b Vaas419290021.05
Dion Ebrahim c †HAPW Jayawardene b Zoysa28110025.00
Tatenda Taibu (c)†lbw b Zoysa069000.00
Elton Chigumbura c †HAPW Jayawardene b Zoysa0715000.00
Alester Maregwede c & b Muralitharan2241713053.66
Mluleki Nkala c DPMD Jayawardene b Muralitharan2450542048.00
Prosper Utseya  b Maharoof015000.00
Blessing Mahwire c DPMD Jayawardene b Zoysa29180022.22
Douglas Hondo not out 1526372057.69
Tinashe Panyangara c DPMD Jayawardene b Jayasuriya18152321120.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 2)4
TOTAL(32 Ov, RR: 3.18)102
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Stuart Matsikenyeri, 3.3 ov), 2-15 (Dion Ebrahim, 5.5 ov), 3-17 (Brendan Taylor, 6.4 ov), 4-17 (Tatenda Taibu, 7.5 ov), 5-18 (Elton Chigumbura, 9.5 ov), 6-63 (Mluleki Nkala, 22.6 ov), 7-64 (Prosper Utseya, 23.5 ov), 8-64 (Alester Maregwede, 24.1 ov), 9-72 (Blessing Mahwire, 26.4 ov), 10-102 (Tinashe Panyangara, 31.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas822413.00404000
Nuwan Zoysa9.522052.03502000
Muttiah Muralitharan9.113724.04363100
Farveez Maharoof401814.50162002
Sanath Jayasuriya10111.0050000
MATCH DETAILS
Harare Sports Club
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of Zimbabwe
Season2004
Player Of The Match
Muttiah Muralitharan
Muttiah Muralitharan
Series resultSri Lanka led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTEST No. 1698
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Alester Maregwede
Alester Maregwede
Brendan Taylor
Brendan Taylor
Elton Chigumbura
Elton Chigumbura
Farveez Maharoof
Farveez Maharoof
Prosper Utseya
Prosper Utseya
Tinashe Panyangara
Tinashe Panyangara
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
South Africa Image
Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
Zimbabwe Image
Russell Tiffin
Match Referee
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Mike Procter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 06 May - day 1 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 67 (Marvan Atapattu 21*, Sanath Jayasuriya 43*, 16 ov)
Fri, 07 May - day 2 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 456/7 (Chaminda Vaas 28*, Farveez Maharoof 16*, 106 ov)
Sat, 08 May - day 3 -Zimbabwe 2nd innings 102/10 (32 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Zimbabwe innings
  • T Taibu becomes the youngest ever Test captain
  • 50 runs in 114 minutes off 151 balls including 7x4
  • Lunch 57/4 after 26.4 overs
  • 100 in 195 minutes off 286 balls including 12x4
  • Tea 145/8 after 58 overs
  • 150 in 250 minutes off 367 balls including 19x4, 1x6
  • 50 partnership in 45 minutes off 72 balls (Hondo 19, Panyangara 32)
  • M Muralitharan equals the world test wickets record with 519
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • 50 in 55 minutes off 76 balls including 7x4
  • 50 partnership (Atapattu 19, Jayasuriya 30)
Day 2
  • 100 in 100 minutes off 141 balls including 15x4
  • 100 partnership (Atapattau 42, Jayasuriya 55)
  • ST Jayasuriya 50 in 98 minutes off 56 balls including 7x4
  • MS Atapattu 50 in 126 minutes off 102 balls including 8x4
  • 150 in 147 minutes off 198 balls including 21x4 and 1x6
  • ST Jayasuriya 100 in 90 balls in 155 minutes including 13x4 and 2x6
  • 200 in 170 minutes off 236 balls including 28x4 and 2x6
  • 200 partnership (Atapattu 87, Jayasuriya 108)
  • MS Atapattu 100 in 191 minutes off 153 balls including 14x4
  • Lunch 230/0 in 44 overs
  • Maregwede takes over the gloves for Zimbabwe after the Lunch break
  • ST Jayasuriya 150 in 220 minutes off 139 balls including 18x4 and 3x6
  • 250 in 212 minutes off 298 balls including 32x4 and 2x6
  • 250 partnership (Atapattu 106, Jayasuriya 134)
  • 300 in 257 minutes off 362 balls including 38x4 and 3x6
  • 350 in 302 minutes off 431 balls including 44x4 and 3x6
  • Tea 354/2 off 75 overs
  • Taibu retakes the keepers gloves after the Tea break
  • MS Atapattu 150 in 313 minutes off 237 balls including 19x4
  • 50 partnership in 51 minutes off 86 balls (Atapattu 20, DPMD Jayawardene 33)
  • New ball taken after 80 overs
  • 400 in 359 minutes off 515 balls including 49x4 and 3x6
  • 450 in 431 minutes off 617 balls including 55x4 and 3x6
  • Sri Lanka 500 in 116.1 overs (Zoysa 11*, Muralitharan 5*)
Day 3
  • Zimbabwe 2nd innings
  • Zimbabwe 50 in 17.2 overs (Maregwede 11*, Nkala 22*)
  • Zimbabwe 100 in 30.5 overs (Hondo 14*, Panyangara 18*)