result
1st Test, Colombo, Jul 13 - 16 2005, West Indies tour of Sri Lanka
285 & 113
(38.3 ov, target 172)227 & 172/4
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets
player of the match
Chaminda Vaas
Sri Lanka
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sylvester Joseph lbw b Wijekoon2859834047.45
Xavier Marshall lbw b Vaas1011122090.90
Runako Morton  b Muralitharan4374994158.10
Narsingh Deonarine c †Sangakkara b Malinga1238471031.57
Shivnarine Chanderpaul (c)lbw b Vaas691582276143.67
Dwayne Smith lbw b Malinga42310200.00
Denesh Ramdin  b Wijekoon5673839076.71
Omari Banks  b Malinga321051374030.47
Daren Powell c Jayawardene b Malinga3780042.85
Tino Best  b Vaas47121057.14
Jermaine Lawson not out 4670066.66
Extras(lb 7, nb 13)20
TOTAL(88.4 Ov, RR: 3.21, 366 Mts)285
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Xavier Marshall, 2.6 ov), 2-72 (Sylvester Joseph, 19.3 ov), 3-95 (Runako Morton, 27.1 ov), 4-109 (Narsingh Deonarine, 30.1 ov), 5-113 (Dwayne Smith, 30.3 ov), 6-192 (Denesh Ramdin, 51.6 ov), 7-273 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 84.4 ov), 8-276 (Daren Powell, 85.6 ov), 9-281 (Omari Banks, 87.1 ov), 10-285 (Tino Best, 88.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas16.443532.10824000
Lasith Malinga1417145.076411008
Gayan Wijekoon1014924.90429000
Muttiah Muralitharan2985611.931383000
Rangana Herath1415203.71583200
Sanath Jayasuriya511503.00222000
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu (c) b Powell11712005.88
Sanath Jayasuriya c Smith b Lawson37190042.85
Kumar Sangakkara c †Ramdin b Banks3448735070.83
Mahela Jayawardene c Morton b Powell324530012.50
Thilan Samaraweera c & b Lawson1122540050.00
Tillakaratne Dilshan c Smith b Banks32313470103.22
Chaminda Vaas  b Smith49991405049.49
Gayan Wijekoon c Joseph b Best1221282057.14
Rangana Herath c †Ramdin b Lawson2437484064.86
Muttiah Muralitharan  b Lawson3644714181.81
Lasith Malinga not out 56111083.33
Extras(lb 6, nb 11)17
TOTAL(57.3 Ov, RR: 3.94, 277 Mts)227
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Marvan Atapattu, 2.5 ov), 2-7 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 3.4 ov), 3-32 (Mahela Jayawardene, 12.6 ov), 4-47 (Kumar Sangakkara, 15.4 ov), 5-91 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 23.3 ov), 6-93 (Thilan Samaraweera, 24.3 ov), 7-113 (Gayan Wijekoon, 30.3 ov), 8-149 (Rangana Herath, 41.1 ov), 9-215 (Chaminda Vaas, 54.5 ov), 10-227 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 57.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Daren Powell1343122.38634002
Jermaine Lawson14.335944.06619001
Tino Best1114714.27475007
Omari Banks1637024.376210001
Narsingh Deonarine10909.0030100
Dwayne Smith20512.5070000
West Indies 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sylvester Joseph c Jayawardene b Muralitharan22841007.14
Xavier Marshall lbw b Vaas212160016.66
Runako Morton lbw b Vaas023000.00
Narsingh Deonarine lbw b Vaas735530020.00
Shivnarine Chanderpaul (c)not out 481582211130.37
Dwayne Smith lbw b Vaas0710000.00
Denesh Ramdin lbw b Muralitharan1134581032.35
Omari Banks c Dilshan b Muralitharan731391022.58
Daren Powell c Jayawardene b Muralitharan013000.00
Tino Best st †Sangakkara b Muralitharan2748753056.25
Jermaine Lawson c sub (UDU Chandana) b Muralitharan054000.00
Extras(b 8, nb 1)9
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 1.88, 271 Mts)113
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Xavier Marshall, 4.2 ov), 2-3 (Runako Morton, 4.4 ov), 3-15 (Sylvester Joseph, 9.2 ov), 4-21 (Narsingh Deonarine, 16.3 ov), 5-21 (Dwayne Smith, 18.4 ov), 6-48 (Denesh Ramdin, 33.2 ov), 7-69 (Omari Banks, 43.2 ov), 8-69 (Daren Powell, 43.3 ov), 9-113 (Tino Best, 59.1 ov), 10-113 (Jermaine Lawson, 59.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1891540.83970000
Lasith Malinga1252201.83592001
Muttiah Muralitharan2183661.711022000
Sanath Jayasuriya612003.33271100
Rangana Herath301204.0091000
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 172 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sanath Jayasuriya c Marshall b Lawson1519321078.94
Marvan Atapattu (c)c †Ramdin b Lawson2835563080.00
Kumar Sangakkara c Joseph b Lawson012000.00
Mahela Jayawardene not out 41841404048.80
Thilan Samaraweera lbw b Lawson5167888076.11
Tillakaratne Dilshan not out 27272850100.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 2, w 2)10
TOTAL(38.3 Ov, RR: 4.46, 181 Mts)172/4
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 7.1 ov), 2-34 (Kumar Sangakkara, 7.2 ov), 3-49 (Marvan Atapattu, 11.3 ov), 4-135 (Thilan Samaraweera, 31.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Daren Powell804405.50305012
Jermaine Lawson1214343.58504010
Tino Best8.313704.35367000
Omari Banks703104.42233000
Dwayne Smith311103.66132000
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of Sri Lanka
Season2005
Player Of The Match
Chaminda Vaas
Chaminda Vaas
Series resultSri Lanka led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1755
Match days(5-day match)
Test debut
Denesh Ramdin
Denesh Ramdin
Gayan Wijekoon
Gayan Wijekoon
Runako Morton
Runako Morton
Xavier Marshall
Xavier Marshall
Umpires
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Nadeem Ghauri
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Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Sri Lanka Image
Peter Manuel
Match Referee
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Mike Procter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 13 Jul - day 1 -West Indies 1st innings 271/6 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul 69*, Omari Banks 30*, 82 ov)
Thu, 14 Jul - day 2 -West Indies 2nd innings 17/3 (Narsingh Deonarine 5*, Shivnarine Chanderpaul 0*, 10.2 ov)
Fri, 15 Jul - day 3 -West Indies 2nd innings 59/6 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul 29*, Omari Banks 0*, 35.5 ov)
Sat, 16 Jul - day 4 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 172/4 (38.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • West Indies 1st innings
  • West Indies 50 in 14.3 overs (Joseph 16*, Morton 15*)
  • West Indies 100 in 28.5 overs (Deonarine 7*, Chanderpaul 1*)
  • West Indies 150 in 37.5 overs (Chanderpaul 12*, Ramdin 29*)
  • West Indies 200 in 53.2 overs (Chanderpaul 36*, Banks 0*)
  • Chanderpaul 50 in 118 balls, 5x4
  • West Indies 250 in 75.3 overs (Chanderpaul 56*, Banks 22*)
Day 2
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 15.5 overs (Samaraweera 0*, Dilshan 4*)
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 28 overs (Vaas 3*, Wijekoon 5*)
  • Sri Lanka 200 in 52.4 overs (Vaas 47*, Muralitharan 16*)
Day 4
  • West Indies 100 in 54.5 overs (Chanderpaul 44*, Best 18*)
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 24 overs (Jayawardene 24* ,Samaraweera 27*)
  • Samaraweera 50 in 53 balls, 8x4