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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SRI LANKA
KENNINGTON OVAL, LONDON
AUGUST 27, 1998
Result: SRI LANKA
Runs Per Wicket: 41.8 | Scoring Rate: 2.8
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
Sri Lanka in England Test Match


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 32% 21 36 29 200
Sri Lanka 65% 31 36 34 300

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 445 10 951
2 Sri Lanka 591 10 941
3 England 181 10 776
4 Sri Lanka 37 0 30

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 1909-05-27 1930-04-03 1948-01-21 1957-05-30 1965-06-17 1974-03-22 1981-12-09 1988-06-16 1994-06-30 1998-08-27

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
4 1 41.8 1044 1464 0.42 0.58
3 10 40.6 1032 1402 0.42 0.58
3 9 41.9 1044 1388 0.43 0.57
3 8 41.5 987 1339 0.42 0.58
3 7 43.1 1003 1323 0.43 0.57
3 6 44.3 1004 1300 0.44 0.56
3 5 46.1 1022 1282 0.44 0.56
3 4 47.0 1008 1250 0.45 0.55
3 3 48.4 1007 1221 0.45 0.55
3 2 48.2 952 1170 0.45 0.55
3 1 50.5 975 1147 0.46 0.54
2 10 51.8 963 1109 0.46 0.54
2 9 51.4 908 1046 0.46 0.54
2 8 53.9 877 1065 0.45 0.55
2 7 55.8 836 1062 0.44 0.56
2 6 58.3 795 1071 0.43 0.57
2 5 59.7 743 1047 0.42 0.58
2 4 63.9 701 1089 0.39 0.61
2 3 59.5 623 923 0.4 0.6
2 2 44.2 533 527 0.5 0.5
2 1 45.3 490 506 0.49 0.51
1 10 44.5 445 445 0.5 0.5
1 9 39.6 356 356 0.5 0.5
1 8 42.9 343 343 0.5 0.5
1 7 47.6 333 333 0.5 0.5
1 6 46.2 277 277 0.5 0.5
1 5 46.0 230 230 0.5 0.5
1 4 52.2 209 209 0.5 0.5
1 3 27.0 81 81 0.5 0.5
1 2 39.0 78 78 0.5 0.5
1 1 16.0 16 16 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 683 220 16 302.5
ARC Fraser England 150 114 3 11.9
DG Cork England 228 131 2 7.0
GP Wickramasinghe Sri Lanka 204 97 2 3.2
D Gough England 180 102 2 7.1
BC Hollioake England 162 116 2 5.6
ASA Perera Sri Lanka 306 126 1 0.9
IDK Salisbury England 155 86 1 1.8
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 234 68 0 0.0
HDPK Dharmasena Sri Lanka 225 67 0 0.0
MA Butcher England 66 16 0 0.0
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 63 16 0 0.0
MR Ramprakash England 30 24 0 0.0
DPMD Jayawardene Sri Lanka 12 5 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 237 1 295 38 9.2
JP Crawley England 170 1 308 27 14.7
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 152 1 292 24 2.3
GA Hick England 107 2 240 17 1.5
MR Ramprakash England 95 2 369 15 1.4
SP James England 61 2 261 10 0.3
A Ranatunga (c) Sri Lanka 51 1 99 8 0.1
ASA Perera Sri Lanka 43 0 77 7 0.2
AJ Stewart (c) † England 34 2 154 5 0.0
ARC Fraser England 32 1 58 5 0.0
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 30 1 36 5 0.0
MA Butcher England 25 2 71 4 0.0
RS Kaluwitharana † Sri Lanka 25 1 50 4 0.1
MS Atapattu Sri Lanka 24 1 39 4 0.0
D Gough England 19 2 141 3 0.0
DG Cork England 14 2 71 2 0.0
BC Hollioake England 14 2 54 2 0.0
HDPK Dharmasena Sri Lanka 13 1 39 2 0.0
DPMD Jayawardene Sri Lanka 9 1 40 1 0.0
IDK Salisbury England 2 2 21 0 0.0
HP Tillakaratne Sri Lanka 0 1 1 0 0.0
GP Wickramasinghe Sri Lanka 0 1 7 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SRI LANKA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced Sri Lanka in 5 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 4 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

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
SRI LANKA
WIN EXP.
March 13, 1993
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
41 56
August 22, 1991
Lord's, London
55 42
August 25, 1988
Lord's, London
72 25
August 23, 1984
Lord's, London
59 36
February 17, 1982
P Sara Oval, Colombo
69 28