1997-1998 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe - 1st Test - Kandy Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 7th January, 1998  
Venue: Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
Toss: Sri Lanka  
Result: Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets
Player of Match: M Muralitharan

Sri Lanka 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
S T Jayasuriya lbw b Streak 6  15  1  0 40.00  1.28%
M S Atapattu c Campbell b P A Strang 223  448  29  1 49.78  47.55%
R S Mahanama c Campbell b Streak 7  47  0  0 14.89  1.49%
P A de Silva c Whittall b Huckle 75  120  9  1 62.50  15.99%
A Ranatunga* b Whittall 27  57  2  1 47.37  5.76%
H P Tillakaratne c & b Whittall 44  137  5  0 32.12  9.38%
R S Kaluwitharana c & b Whittall 29  44  5  0 65.91  6.18%
W P U J C Vaas c Rennie b P A Strang 26  56  3  0 46.43  5.54%
M Muralitharan c B C Strang b P A Strang 17  19  3  0 89.47  3.62%
K R Pushpakumara not out 2  7  0  0 28.57  0.43%
K J Silva              
Extras (b 2, lb 2, nb 9) 13  
Total 9 wickets declared   (154.3 overs @ 3.04 rpo) 469  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-16  Jayasuriya   2-33  Mahanama   3-173  P A de Silva   4-226  Ranatunga   
5-321  Tillakaratne   6-383  Kaluwitharana   7-440  Atapattu   8-461  Vaas   
9-469  Muralitharan   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
H H Streak 34.0 11 96 2 2.82  20.00%
B C Strang 30.0 7 78 0 2.60
P A Strang 35.3 10 123 3 3.46  30.00%
A R Whittall 30.0 4 73 3 2.43  30.00%
A G Huckle 21.0 3 88 1 4.19  10.00%
M W Goodwin 4.0 2 7 0 1.75
 
Zimbabwe 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G J Rennie c P A de Silva b K J Silva 53  219  2  0 24.20  37.86%
G W Flower b Muralitharan 4  28  1  0 14.29  2.86%
M W Goodwin lbw b K J Silva 2  17  0  0 11.76  1.43%
A Flower lbw b Vaas 8  36  1  0 22.22  5.71%
A D R Campbell* c Mahanama b Pushpakumara 7  63  1  0 11.11  5.00%
C B Wishart c Mahanama b Muralitharan 3  8  0  0 37.50  2.14%
P A Strang c P A de Silva b Muralitharan 35  92  4  0 38.04  25.00%
H H Streak b Muralitharan 5  28  1  0 17.86  3.57%
A R Whittall not out 6  13  0  0 46.15  4.29%
B C Strang b Muralitharan 2  3  0  0 66.67  1.43%
A G Huckle lbw b K J Silva 0  8  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 6, lb 2, nb 7) 15  
Total All Out   (85.4 overs @ 1.63 rpo) 140  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-29  G W Flower   2-36  Goodwin   3-46  A Flower   4-72  Campbell   
5-75  Wishart   6-119  Rennie   7-127  P A Strang   8-134  Streak   
9-136  B C Strang   10-140  Huckle   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
W P U J C Vaas 17.0 5 36 1 2.12  10.00%
K R Pushpakumara 14.0 5 34 1 2.43  10.00%
M Muralitharan 29.0 18 23 5 0.79  50.00%
K J Silva 19.4 9 27 3 1.37  30.00%
P A de Silva 5.0 0 12 0 2.40
S T Jayasuriya 1.0 1 0 0 0.00
 
Zimbabwe 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G J Rennie lbw b Muralitharan 24  73  1  0 32.88  7.10%
G W Flower b P A de Silva 38  52  4  0 73.08  11.24%
M W Goodwin b Muralitharan 70  137  4  0 51.09  20.71%
A R Whittall b Muralitharan 14  51  0  0 27.45  4.14%
A Flower c Mahanama b Muralitharan 67  212  1  0 31.60  19.82%
A D R Campbell* lbw b Vaas 40  111  4  0 36.04  11.83%
C B Wishart b Muralitharan 0  2  0  0 0.00
P A Strang c sub b Muralitharan 33  81  4  0 40.74  9.76%
H H Streak c †Kaluwitharana b Pushpakumara 13  20  1  0 65.00  3.85%
B C Strang not out 15  29  0  0 51.72  4.44%
A G Huckle lbw b Muralitharan 0  3  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 5, lb 11, nb 8) 24  
Total All Out   (126.5 overs @ 2.66 rpo) 338  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-68  G W Flower   2-69  Rennie   3-103  Whittall   4-185  Goodwin   
5-261  A Flower   6-261  Wishart   7-271  Campbell   8-297  Streak   
9-334  P A Strang   10-338  Huckle   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
W P U J C Vaas 24.0 3 65 1 2.71  10.00%
K R Pushpakumara 19.0 2 64 1 3.37  10.00%
M Muralitharan 42.5 13 94 7 2.19  70.00%
P A de Silva 13.0 5 25 1 1.92  10.00%
K J Silva 11.0 2 35 0 3.18
S T Jayasuriya 16.0 0 38 0 2.38
M S Atapattu 1.0 0 1 0 1.00
 
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target 10) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
S T Jayasuriya lbw b Streak 0  2  0  0 0.00
M S Atapattu not out 6  5  1  0 120.00  60.00%
R S Mahanama b Streak 0  3  0  0 0.00
P A de Silva not out 4  1  1  0 400.00  40.00%
A Ranatunga*              
H P Tillakaratne              
R S Kaluwitharana              
W P U J C Vaas              
M Muralitharan              
K R Pushpakumara              
K J Silva              
Extras 0  
Total 2 wickets   (1.5 overs @ 5.45 rpo) 10  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-0  Jayasuriya   2-0  Mahanama   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
H H Streak 1.0 0 4 2 4.00  20.00%
B C Strang 0.5 0 6 0 7.20
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 265/4, 90 overs (MS Atapattu 129*, HP Tillakaratne 11*)
Day 2 - Zimbabwe 1st innings 46/2, 23 overs (GJ Rennie 23*, A Flower 8*)
Day 3 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 71/2, 28 overs (MW Goodwin 1*, AR Whittall 2*)
Day 4 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 289/7, 116 overs (PA Strang 13*, HH Streak 6*)
Day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd Innings 10/2, 1.5 overs - end of match