result
2nd Test, Colombo (SSC), Sep 18 - 21 1996, Zimbabwe tour of Sri Lanka
141 & 235
(target 27)350/8d & 30/0
Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets
Player Of The Match
126*
hashan-tillakaratne
Player Of The Series
14 wkts
muthiah-muralidaran
Zimbabwe 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower c Mahanama b Muralitharan521171806044.44
Mark Dekker c Mahanama b Muralitharan1838561047.36
Ali Shah c †Kaluwitharana b Pushpakumara12023005.00
Alistair Campbell (c)st †Kaluwitharana b Silva3686923041.86
Andy Flower run out 315180020.00
Craig Wishart c †Kaluwitharana b Silva211230018.18
Guy Whittall c Silva b Muralitharan036000.00
Paul Strang not out 22232009.09
Andy Whittall c Gurusinha b Muralitharan37110042.85
Bryan Strang c de Silva b Silva33600100.00
Henry Olonga c Mahanama b Silva3780042.85
Extras(b 3, lb 10, nb 5)18
TOTAL(53.1 Ov, RR: 2.65)141
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Mark Dekker), 2-54 (Ali Shah), 3-119 (Alistair Campbell), 4-121 (Grant Flower), 5-123 (Andy Flower), 6-125 (Guy Whittall), 7-126 (Craig Wishart), 8-133 (Andy Whittall), 9-136 (Bryan Strang), 10-141 (Henry Olonga)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1013103.10---00
Ravindra Pushpakumara1133413.09---00
Muthiah Muralidaran2054042.00---04
Jayantha Silva10.141641.57---00
Aravinda de Silva20703.50---00
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roshan Mahanama c †A Flower b BC Strang311200027.27
Sanath Jayasuriya c AR Whittall b PA Strang4146616189.13
Asanka Gurusinha c Wishart b BC Strang882392948136.82
Aravinda de Silva c & b PA Strang1625331164.00
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c Wishart b BC Strang621330028.57
Hashan Tillakaratne not out 12632640913038.65
Romesh Kaluwitharana c †A Flower b GJ Whittall2756822048.21
Chaminda Vaas st †A Flower b PA Strang861201133.33
Ravindra Pushpakumara c BC Strang b PA Strang23791123029.11
Muthiah Muralidaran not out 16150016.66
Extras(lb 4, nb 4, w 3)11
TOTAL(133.5 Ov, RR: 2.61)350/8d
Did not bat: Jayantha Silva 
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-58 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 3-86 (Aravinda de Silva), 4-102 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-216 (Asanka Gurusinha), 6-267 (Romesh Kaluwitharana), 7-276 (Chaminda Vaas), 8-340 (Ravindra Pushpakumara)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Henry Olonga2668103.11---13
Bryan Strang2066333.15---01
Andy Whittall3177502.41---00
Paul Strang38116641.73---00
Guy Whittall16.544812.85---20
Grant Flower201306.50---00
Zimbabwe 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower lbw b Silva1345711028.88
Mark Dekker lbw b Vaas414200028.57
Ali Shah c Vaas b Pushpakumara622683025023.13
Alistair Campbell (c)c sub (MS Atapattu) b Silva411100036.36
Andy Flower c Gurusinha b Muralitharan31931024033.33
Craig Wishart c †Kaluwitharana b Jayasuriya2558682043.10
Guy Whittall c Gurusinha b Jayasuriya310180030.00
Andy Whittall  b Muralitharan1253891022.64
Paul Strang c & b Vaas50941075053.19
Bryan Strang  b Muralitharan216170012.50
Henry Olonga not out 34936006.12
Extras(b 2, lb 6, nb 17, w 1)26
TOTAL(113.3 Ov, RR: 2.07)235
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Mark Dekker), 2-30 (Grant Flower), 3-34 (Alistair Campbell), 4-91 (Andy Flower), 5-135 (Craig Wishart), 6-144 (Guy Whittall), 7-167 (Ali Shah), 8-193 (Andy Whittall), 9-201 (Bryan Strang), 10-235 (Paul Strang)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas26.3113421.28---00
Ravindra Pushpakumara802413.00---01
Muthiah Muralidaran4199432.29---111
Jayantha Silva2674921.88---02
Aravinda de Silva511002.00---03
Sanath Jayasuriya731622.28---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 27 runs)
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossZimbabwe, elected to bat first
SeriesZimbabwe tour of Sri Lanka
Season1996
Player Of The Match
Hashan Tillakaratne
Hashan Tillakaratne
Player Of The Series
Muthiah Muralidaran
Muthiah Muralidaran
Series resultSri Lanka won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1334
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Cyril Mitchley
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K.T.Francis
TV Umpire
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B.C. Cooray
Match Referee
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John Reid
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 18 Sep - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 86/3 (Asanka Gurusinha 23*, Arjuna Ranatunga 0*)
Thu, 19 Sep - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 317/7 (Hashan Tillakaratne 100*, Ravindra Pushpakumara 17*)
Fri, 20 Sep - day 3 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 162/6 (Ali Shah 62*, Andy Whittall 1*)
Sat, 21 Sep - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 30/0 (6.4 ov) - end of match
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