1997-1998 Sri Lanka v India - 2nd Test - Colombo Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 9th August, 1997  
Venue: Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
Toss: India  
Result: Match drawn
Player of Match: P A de Silva

Sri Lanka 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
S T Jayasuriya c Tendulkar b Mohanty 32  38  8  0 84.21  9.64%
M S Atapattu c Azharuddin b Prasad 19  39  3  0 48.72  5.72%
R S Mahanama c Azharuddin b Mohanty 37  56  7  0 66.07  11.14%
P A de Silva c †Mongia b Mohanty 146  226  20  0 64.60  43.98%
A Ranatunga* c †Mongia b Ganguly 14  30  2  0 46.67  4.22%
D P M D Jayawardene c †Mongia b Prasad 16  34  2  0 47.06  4.82%
R S Kaluwitharana b Kuruvilla 7  26  1  0 26.92  2.11%
W P U J C Vaas b Kuruvilla 10  42  2  0 23.81  3.01%
M Muralitharan c Azharuddin b Kumble 39  78  6  0 50.00  11.75%
K R Pushpakumara b Mohanty 0  10  0  0 0.00
K S C de Silva not out 0  2  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 4, nb 4) 12  
Total All Out   (95.4 overs @ 3.47 rpo) 332  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-53  Jayasuriya   2-59  Atapattu   3-121  Mahanama   4-192  Ranatunga   
5-230  Jayawardene   6-249  Kaluwitharana   7-274  Vaas   8-322  P A de Silva   
9-332  Muralitharan   10-332  Pushpakumara   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
B K V Prasad 26.0 5 104 2 4.00  20.00%
A Kuruvilla 20.0 5 68 2 3.40  20.00%
D S Mohanty 20.4 5 78 4 3.77  40.00%
A Kumble 25.0 8 51 1 2.04  10.00%
S C Ganguly 4.0 0 23 1 5.75  10.00%
 
India 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
A Jadeja c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas 1  18  0  0 5.56  0.27%
N S Sidhu st †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan 29  72  4  0 40.28  7.73%
R Dravid c Vaas b K S C de Silva 2  9  0  0 22.22  0.53%
S R Tendulkar* c Muralitharan b Pushpakumara 139  266  16  0 52.26  37.07%
M Azharuddin c Mahanama b Vaas 22  61  3  0 36.07  5.87%
S C Ganguly c Vaas b K S C de Silva 147  312  19  2 47.12  39.20%
N R Mongia b Muralitharan 15  83  2  0 18.07  4.00%
A Kumble c Jayawardene b Muralitharan 0  7  0  0 0.00
A Kuruvilla c Jayawardene b Muralitharan 0  5  0  0 0.00
B K V Prasad c †Kaluwitharana b K S C de Silva 2  21  0  0 9.52  0.53%
D S Mohanty not out 0  8  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 2, lb 3, nb 13) 18  
Total All Out   (141.5 overs @ 2.64 rpo) 375  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-2  Jadeja   2-9  Dravid   3-81  Sidhu   4-126  Azharuddin   
5-276  Tendulkar   6-328  Mongia   7-334  Kumble   8-342  Kuruvilla   
9-359  Prasad   10-375  Ganguly   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
W P U J C Vaas 27.0 5 69 2 2.56  20.00%
K R Pushpakumara 19.0 3 79 1 4.16  10.00%
K S C de Silva 31.1 6 101 3 3.24  30.00%
M Muralitharan 48.0 17 99 4 2.06  40.00%
S T Jayasuriya 10.0 6 15 0 1.50
D P M D Jayawardene 1.0 1 0 0 0.00
P A de Silva 5.0 2 7 0 1.40
 
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
S T Jayasuriya b Kuruvilla 199  226  21  2 88.05  47.95%
M S Atapattu c Azharuddin b Kumble 29  50  4  0 58.00  6.99%
R S Mahanama st †Mongia b Kumble 35  98  5  0 35.71  8.43%
P A de Silva c sub b Kumble 120  198  13  0 60.61  28.92%
A Ranatunga* run out 1  3  0  0 33.33  0.24%
R S Kaluwitharana run out 2  6  0  0 33.33  0.48%
D P M D Jayawardene c †Mongia b Kuruvilla 7  10  1  0 70.00  1.69%
W P U J C Vaas not out 5  15  0  0 33.33  1.20%
M Muralitharan              
K R Pushpakumara              
K S C de Silva              
Extras (b 1, lb 4, w 1, nb 11) 17  
Total 7 wickets declared   (98.4 overs @ 4.21 rpo) 415  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-65  Atapattu   2-145  Mahanama   3-363  Jayasuriya   4-369  Ranatunga   
5-374  Kaluwitharana   6-394  Jayawardene   7-415  P A de Silva   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
D S Mohanty 16.0 0 72 0 4.50
B K V Prasad 16.0 1 72 0 4.50
A Kuruvilla 24.0 3 90 2 3.75  20.00%
A Kumble 38.4 2 156 3 4.03  30.00%
S C Ganguly 3.0 0 18 0 6.00
R Dravid 1.0 0 2 0 2.00
 
India 2nd Innings (target 373) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
A Jadeja c Atapattu b K S C de Silva 73  176  8  0 41.48  25.98%
N S Sidhu c Jayasuriya b Vaas 16  42  2  0 38.10  5.69%
R Dravid c Atapattu b Muralitharan 6  46  0  0 13.04  2.14%
S R Tendulkar* c K S C de Silva b Muralitharan 8  44  1  0 18.18  2.85%
M Azharuddin not out 108  174  14  0 62.07  38.43%
S C Ganguly c †Kaluwitharana b Muralitharan 45  104  8  0 43.27  16.01%
N R Mongia not out 10  24  0  0 41.67  3.56%
A Kumble              
A Kuruvilla              
B K V Prasad              
D S Mohanty              
Extras (b 1, lb 7, nb 7) 15  
Total 5 wickets   (100.0 overs @ 2.81 rpo) 281  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-55  Sidhu   2-75  Dravid   3-100  Tendulkar   4-138  Jadeja   
5-248  Ganguly   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
W P U J C Vaas 17.0 2 42 1 2.47  10.00%
K S C de Silva 16.0 5 32 1 2.00  10.00%
M Muralitharan 35.0 5 96 3 2.74  30.00%
K R Pushpakumara 14.0 1 50 0 3.57
S T Jayasuriya 10.0 4 24 0 2.40
D P M D Jayawardene 8.0 1 29 0 3.63
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 317/7 (PA de Silva 144*, M Muralitharan 25*)
Day 2 - India 1st innings 226/4 (SR Tendulkar 117*, SC Ganguly 47*)
Day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 77/1 (ST Jayasuriya 34*, RS Mahanama 9*)
Day 4 - India 2nd innings 49/0 (A Jadeja 35*, NS Sidhu 12*)
Day 5 - India 2nd Innings 281/5, 100.0 overs - end of match