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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SRI LANKA
SINHALESE SPORTS CLUB GROUND, COLOMBO
DECEMBER 09, 2007
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 52.2 | Scoring Rate: 2.9
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in Sri Lanka Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 42% 33 36 32 254
Sri Lanka 55% 28 28 34 226

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 351 10 758
2 Sri Lanka 548 9 1121
3 England 250 3 462

TWENTY MATCH RATINGS HISTORY [?]

This chart shows the twenty match rating history for the two teams upto the start of the current match.

2.0 1.5 1.0 0.5 SRI LANKA ENGLAND 1912-08-12 1935-06-29 1954-11-26 1965-01-22 1975-07-10 1984-12-31 1993-02-19 1998-06-04 2003-06-05

MATCH PROGRESS

ENGLAND PTS SRI LANKA PTS 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

PROGRESS TABLE

This table shows the progress of the match by each partnership. This progress is illustrated in the chart above.

I WKT RPW T1P T2P T1PT T2PT
3 4 52.2 1071 1227 0.47 0.53
3 3 50.1 1006 1200 0.46 0.54
3 2 50.0 953 1149 0.45 0.55
3 1 50.3 911 1101 0.45 0.55
2 9 47.3 777 1021 0.43 0.57
2 8 44.5 707 895 0.44 0.56
2 7 45.6 671 881 0.43 0.57
2 6 48.2 640 902 0.42 0.58
2 5 50.0 601 899 0.4 0.6
2 4 52.0 559 897 0.38 0.62
2 3 46.2 489 711 0.41 0.59
2 2 31.1 413 333 0.55 0.45
2 1 33.7 385 357 0.52 0.48
1 10 35.1 351 351 0.5 0.5
1 9 38.9 350 350 0.5 0.5
1 8 43.2 346 346 0.5 0.5
1 7 38.9 272 272 0.5 0.5
1 6 44.8 269 269 0.5 0.5
1 5 47.4 237 237 0.5 0.5
1 4 59.2 237 237 0.5 0.5
1 3 57.0 171 171 0.5 0.5
1 2 84.0 168 168 0.5 0.5
1 1 133.0 133 133 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 446 174 6 75.0
SJ Harmison England 251 111 3 13.9
RJ Sidebottom England 216 100 3 13.3
SL Malinga Sri Lanka 192 115 3 12.2
MS Panesar England 300 151 2 5.4
WPUJC Vaas Sri Lanka 288 124 2 7.6
SCJ Broad England 216 95 1 1.6
CRD Fernando Sri Lanka 198 109 1 1.5
LPC Silva Sri Lanka 78 57 1 1.1
KP Pietersen England 90 57 0 0.0
RS Bopara England 42 18 0 0.0
DPMD Jayawardene (c) Sri Lanka 12 4 0 0.0
PD Collingwood England 6 0 0 0.0
J Mubarak Sri Lanka 6 8 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
DPMD Jayawardene (c) Sri Lanka 195 1 422 36 5.6
MP Vaughan (c) England 148 2 248 25 2.1
AN Cook England 143 2 358 24 2.8
MG Vandort Sri Lanka 138 1 259 25 2.4
MJ Prior † England 79 1 130 13 3.3
HAPW Jayawardene † Sri Lanka 79 1 161 14 1.1
PD Collingwood England 75 1 163 12 0.7
IR Bell England 69 2 150 11 0.3
LPC Silva Sri Lanka 49 1 106 9 0.1
KP Pietersen England 46 1 84 8 0.1
CRD Fernando Sri Lanka 36 0 82 7 0.0
RJ Sidebottom England 17 1 81 3 0.0
WU Tharanga Sri Lanka 10 1 21 2 0.0
J Mubarak Sri Lanka 9 1 23 2 0.0
SL Malinga Sri Lanka 9 1 23 2 0.0
WPUJC Vaas Sri Lanka 4 1 14 1 0.0
SCJ Broad England 2 1 8 0 0.0
KC Sangakkara Sri Lanka 1 1 10 0 0.0
RS Bopara England 0 1 1 0 0.0
SJ Harmison England 0 1 1 0 0.0
MS Panesar England 0 0 7 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SRI LANKA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Sri Lanka in 19 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 5 matches according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous England v Sri Lanka test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

ENGLAND SRI LANKA STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57

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WIN EXP.
SRI LANKA
WIN EXP.
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May 25, 2006
Edgbaston, Birmingham
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December 10, 2003
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December 02, 2003
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June 13, 2002
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May 30, 2002
Edgbaston, Birmingham
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