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TEST MATCH

NEW ZEALAND v SRI LANKA
R.PREMADASA STADIUM, KHETTARAMA, COLOMBO
MAY 27, 1998
Result: NEW ZEALAND
Runs Per Wicket: 37.0 | Scoring Rate: 3.0
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
New Zealand in Sri Lanka Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
New Zealand 63% 29 34 36 196
Sri Lanka 34% 27 41 32 288

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 New Zealand 305 10 632
2 Sri Lanka 285 10 542
3 New Zealand 444 6 738
4 Sri Lanka 297 10 791

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 NEW ZEALAND 1958-07-24 1966-03-04 1973-06-21 1979-02-23 1985-01-25 1988-03-03 1992-02-06 1994-03-19 1996-09-11

MATCH PROGRESS

NEW ZEALAND 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 10 37.0 1488 1174 0.56 0.44
4 9 37.8 1467 1179 0.55 0.45
4 8 38.6 1444 1182 0.55 0.45
4 7 39.7 1424 1198 0.54 0.46
4 6 39.8 1386 1160 0.54 0.46
4 5 40.3 1354 1146 0.54 0.46
4 4 41.7 1332 1168 0.53 0.47
4 3 42.3 1299 1157 0.53 0.47
4 2 40.1 1230 1016 0.55 0.45
4 1 40.9 1199 1009 0.54 0.46
3 7 39.8 1147 921 0.55 0.45
3 6 38.7 1108 904 0.55 0.45
3 5 39.8 1107 881 0.56 0.44
3 4 41.2 1118 862 0.56 0.44
3 3 32.6 791 709 0.53 0.47
3 2 29.9 672 644 0.51 0.49
3 1 28.6 602 600 0.5 0.5
2 10 29.5 600 580 0.51 0.49
2 9 31.0 584 594 0.5 0.5
2 8 32.7 567 611 0.48 0.52
2 7 31.9 528 556 0.49 0.51
2 6 32.9 502 550 0.48 0.52
2 5 34.1 475 547 0.47 0.53
2 4 29.3 422 398 0.51 0.49
2 3 31.2 399 413 0.49 0.51
2 2 27.2 359 293 0.55 0.45
2 1 28.3 333 289 0.54 0.46
1 10 30.5 305 305 0.5 0.5
1 9 32.9 296 296 0.5 0.5
1 8 35.2 282 282 0.5 0.5
1 7 38.4 269 269 0.5 0.5
1 6 38.2 229 229 0.5 0.5
1 5 37.6 188 188 0.5 0.5
1 4 35.2 141 141 0.5 0.5
1 3 47.0 141 141 0.5 0.5
1 2 48.5 97 97 0.5 0.5
1 1 25.0 25 25 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 446 227 9 126.2
PJ Wiseman New Zealand 401 143 7 81.0
DL Vettori New Zealand 450 157 6 60.8
CL Cairns New Zealand 204 123 4 15.6
MRCN Bandaratilleke Sri Lanka 366 156 2 7.4
RS Kalpage Sri Lanka 180 100 2 5.7
GP Wickramasinghe Sri Lanka 126 76 2 5.3
CD McMillan New Zealand 108 43 2 5.9
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 96 63 1 1.2
HMCM Bandara Sri Lanka 126 79 0 0.0
SB Doull New Zealand 92 58 0 0.0
CZ Harris New Zealand 66 43 0 0.0
DPMD Jayawardene Sri Lanka 18 10 0 0.0
NJ Astle New Zealand 12 2 0 0.0
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 12 14 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
SP Fleming (c) New Zealand 252 1 513 34 12.1
CD McMillan New Zealand 142 2 183 19 1.0
RS Kaluwitharana † Sri Lanka 111 2 194 19 3.4
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 108 2 240 19 0.8
DPMD Jayawardene Sri Lanka 106 2 363 18 2.2
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 69 2 111 12 0.8
AC Parore † New Zealand 68 2 119 9 0.4
NJ Astle New Zealand 64 2 152 9 0.1
A Ranatunga (c) Sri Lanka 58 2 103 10 0.1
MJ Horne New Zealand 50 2 116 7 0.1
BA Young New Zealand 41 2 130 5 0.0
MRCN Bandaratilleke Sri Lanka 36 2 142 6 0.2
CZ Harris New Zealand 33 1 65 4 0.0
GP Wickramasinghe Sri Lanka 27 2 52 5 0.0
CL Cairns New Zealand 26 2 65 3 0.0
RS Kalpage Sri Lanka 22 2 39 4 0.0
DL Vettori New Zealand 20 1 48 3 0.0
MS Atapattu Sri Lanka 16 2 38 3 0.0
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 9 1 50 2 0.0
PJ Wiseman New Zealand 6 1 22 1 0.0
SB Doull New Zealand 1 0 5 0 0.0
HMCM Bandara Sri Lanka 0 1 8 0 0.0

NEW ZEALAND v SRI LANKA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

New Zealand faced Sri Lanka in 15 test matches before this game. Of these, New Zealand had the stronger team in 9 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

NEW ZEALAND 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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