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TEST MATCH

SRI LANKA v NEW ZEALAND
GALLE INTERNATIONAL STADIUM
AUGUST 18, 2009
Result: SRI LANKA
Runs Per Wicket: 35.9 | Scoring Rate: 3.4
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
New Zealand in Sri Lanka Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Sri Lanka 62% 33 29 34 212
New Zealand 35% 30 33 30 136

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Sri Lanka 452 10 706
2 New Zealand 299 10 696
3 Sri Lanka 259 4 294
4 New Zealand 210 10 431

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 NEW ZEALAND SRI LANKA 1965-02-27 1974-03-22 1984-11-16 1990-06-07 1994-06-30 1997-12-03 2000-09-19 2003-10-08 2006-04-03 2009-08-18

MATCH PROGRESS

SRI LANKA PTS NEW ZEALAND 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
4 10 35.9 1429 1011 0.59 0.41
4 9 37.0 1413 1027 0.58 0.42
4 8 37.9 1394 1034 0.57 0.43
4 7 38.0 1356 998 0.58 0.42
4 6 38.1 1321 967 0.58 0.42
4 5 37.8 1278 914 0.58 0.42
4 4 37.7 1238 872 0.59 0.41
4 3 38.9 1216 882 0.58 0.42
4 2 40.3 1194 900 0.57 0.43
4 1 40.4 1156 866 0.57 0.43
3 5 42.1 1132 888 0.56 0.44
3 4 39.8 1055 857 0.55 0.45
3 3 40.2 1028 822 0.56 0.44
3 2 39.6 968 774 0.56 0.44
3 1 36.7 838 702 0.54 0.46
2 10 37.5 828 674 0.55 0.45
2 9 39.1 803 681 0.54 0.46
2 8 39.5 768 654 0.54 0.46
2 7 39.7 730 620 0.54 0.46
2 6 40.4 695 599 0.54 0.46
2 5 42.7 665 615 0.52 0.48
2 4 45.1 633 631 0.5 0.5
2 3 44.7 586 576 0.5 0.5
2 2 44.3 541 523 0.51 0.49
2 1 45.2 497 497 0.5 0.5
1 10 45.2 452 452 0.5 0.5
1 9 50.2 452 452 0.5 0.5
1 8 55.5 444 444 0.5 0.5
1 7 63.4 444 444 0.5 0.5
1 6 68.0 408 408 0.5 0.5
1 5 77.2 386 386 0.5 0.5
1 4 75.0 300 300 0.5 0.5
1 3 44.7 134 134 0.5 0.5
1 2 8.0 16 16 0.5 0.5
1 1 0.0 0 0 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
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M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 414 161 7 85.4
T Thushara Sri Lanka 222 118 6 45.9
DL Vettori (c) New Zealand 340 159 5 62.7
CS Martin New Zealand 168 102 4 30.9
BAW Mendis Sri Lanka 347 135 3 15.7
IE O'Brien New Zealand 174 170 3 10.8
KMDN Kulasekara Sri Lanka 108 61 2 4.8
JS Patel New Zealand 216 189 1 1.3
DPMD Jayawardene Sri Lanka 24 10 1 1.6
JDP Oram New Zealand 72 56 0 0.0
JD Ryder New Zealand 30 24 0 0.0
NT Paranavitana Sri Lanka 12 8 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
TM Dilshan Sri Lanka 215 1 203 30 14.3
TT Samaraweera Sri Lanka 179 2 292 25 4.5
DPMD Jayawardene Sri Lanka 141 2 268 20 0.6
DL Vettori (c) New Zealand 109 2 219 21 3.9
TG McIntosh New Zealand 69 2 234 14 0.7
JD Ryder New Zealand 66 2 132 13 1.0
KC Sangakkara (c) Sri Lanka 54 2 74 8 0.1
LRPL Taylor New Zealand 51 2 138 10 0.4
JS Patel New Zealand 48 2 83 9 0.2
MJ Guptill New Zealand 42 2 95 8 0.1
AD Mathews Sri Lanka 39 1 60 5 0.1
HAPW Jayawardene † Sri Lanka 37 1 41 5 0.1
JDP Oram New Zealand 33 2 83 6 0.1
BB McCullum † New Zealand 30 2 64 6 0.1
KMDN Kulasekara Sri Lanka 18 1 34 3 0.0
DR Flynn New Zealand 14 2 47 3 0.0
IE O'Brien New Zealand 14 2 37 3 0.0
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 8 1 5 1 0.0
NT Paranavitana Sri Lanka 5 2 19 1 0.0
CS Martin New Zealand 2 0 9 0 0.0
T Thushara Sri Lanka 0 1 6 0 0.0

SRI LANKA v NEW ZEALAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Sri Lanka faced New Zealand in 24 test matches before this game. Of these, Sri Lanka had the stronger team in 10 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

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

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH SRI LANKA
WIN EXP.
NEW ZEALAND
WIN EXP.
December 15, 2006
Basin Reserve, Wellington
41 55
December 07, 2006
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
50 46
April 11, 2005
Basin Reserve, Wellington
71 26
April 04, 2005
McLean Park, Napier
71 26
May 03, 2003
Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
42 54
April 25, 2003
P Sara Oval, Colombo
42 54
June 10, 1998
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
54 42
June 03, 1998
Galle International Stadium
17 80
May 27, 1998
R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo
34 63