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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v SRI LANKA
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 26, 1995
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 41.6 | Scoring Rate: 2.9
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
Sri Lanka in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 74% 38 28 37 440
Sri Lanka 23% 31 34 30 282

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 500 6 990
2 Sri Lanka 233 10 532
3 Sri Lanka 307 10 701
4 Australia 41 0 46

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 AUSTRALIA 1905-07-03 1930-06-27 1950-02-10 1960-01-13 1968-12-26 1977-02-18 1981-12-26 1987-01-10 1993-02-25

MATCH PROGRESS

AUSTRALIA 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
4 1 41.6 1373 789 0.63 0.37
3 10 40.0 1300 780 0.62 0.38
3 9 41.6 1290 788 0.62 0.38
3 8 43.3 1279 799 0.62 0.38
3 7 44.3 1252 784 0.62 0.38
3 6 45.7 1232 780 0.61 0.39
3 5 47.0 1206 770 0.61 0.39
3 4 45.2 1134 676 0.63 0.37
3 3 47.4 1116 686 0.62 0.38
3 2 46.1 1053 607 0.63 0.37
3 1 43.8 981 507 0.66 0.34
2 10 45.8 958 508 0.65 0.35
2 9 48.1 933 509 0.65 0.35
2 8 50.9 907 519 0.64 0.36
2 7 52.5 868 498 0.64 0.36
2 6 56.8 841 523 0.62 0.38
2 5 58.2 791 489 0.62 0.38
2 4 62.8 751 505 0.6 0.4
2 3 63.1 689 447 0.61 0.39
2 2 70.5 641 487 0.57 0.43
2 1 71.9 572 434 0.57 0.43
1 7 83.3 500 500 0.5 0.5
1 6 81.3 488 488 0.5 0.5
1 5 79.0 395 395 0.5 0.5
1 4 70.0 280 280 0.5 0.5
1 3 73.0 219 219 0.5 0.5
1 2 58.0 116 116 0.5 0.5
1 1 14.0 14 14 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
GD McGrath Australia 345 132 7 86.9
SK Warne Australia 330 120 5 46.7
CJ McDermott Australia 240 117 3 12.5
PR Reiffel Australia 240 119 3 12.3
GP Wickramasinghe Sri Lanka 182 77 2 9.4
WPUJC Vaas Sri Lanka 262 118 1 2.2
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 228 124 1 1.8
KJ Silva Sri Lanka 210 120 1 1.7
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 66 51 1 1.3
ME Waugh Australia 54 19 1 1.9
RT Ponting Australia 24 8 1 2.0
UC Hathurusingha Sri Lanka 54 23 0 0.0
AP Gurusinha Sri Lanka 30 14 0 0.0
HP Tillakaratne Sri Lanka 4 5 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
AP Gurusinha Sri Lanka 170 2 359 31 7.2
SR Waugh Australia 131 0 252 24 2.4
DC Boon Australia 110 1 312 20 0.9
MJ Slater Australia 75 1 158 14 0.3
RT Ponting Australia 71 1 94 13 0.4
UC Hathurusingha Sri Lanka 62 2 174 11 0.5
A Ranatunga (c) Sri Lanka 62 1 173 11 1.5
ME Waugh Australia 61 1 100 11 0.3
RS Kaluwitharana † Sri Lanka 52 2 66 10 0.8
HP Tillakaratne Sri Lanka 52 2 164 10 0.2
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 46 2 159 9 0.1
IA Healy † Australia 41 1 70 8 0.1
MA Taylor (c) Australia 32 1 51 6 0.1
GP Wickramasinghe Sri Lanka 27 2 60 5 0.1
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 11 2 12 2 0.0
RS Mahanama Sri Lanka 6 2 28 1 0.0
KJ Silva Sri Lanka 6 1 18 1 0.0
WPUJC Vaas Sri Lanka 6 2 36 1 0.0
PR Reiffel Australia 4 0 13 1 0.0

AUSTRALIA v SRI LANKA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced Sri Lanka in 8 test matches before this game. Australia have always been the stronger team according to the formbook expectation.

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

AUSTRALIA 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

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
SRI LANKA
WIN EXP.
December 08, 1995
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
48 48
September 08, 1992
Tyronne Fernando Stadium, Moratuwa
60 37
August 28, 1992
R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo
55 42
August 17, 1992
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
64 34
December 16, 1989
Bellerive Oval, Hobart
77 21
December 08, 1989
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
92 7
February 12, 1988
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
74 23
April 22, 1983
Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
78 19