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TEST MATCH

SRI LANKA v ENGLAND
SINHALESE SPORTS CLUB GROUND, COLOMBO
MARCH 15, 2001
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 17.9 | Scoring Rate: 2.4
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in Sri Lanka Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Sri Lanka 58% 30 33 34 362
England 39% 28 36 31 348

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Sri Lanka 241 10 607
2 England 249 10 659
3 Sri Lanka 81 10 169
4 England 74 6 147

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 ENGLAND SRI LANKA 1910-01-01 1931-02-21 1949-06-25 1959-07-23 1968-02-08 1977-03-12 1984-12-31 1992-01-30 1997-03-07

MATCH PROGRESS

SRI LANKA PTS ENGLAND 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 7 17.9 609 681 0.47 0.53
4 6 17.8 607 677 0.47 0.53
4 5 18.1 594 674 0.47 0.53
4 4 18.1 575 653 0.47 0.53
4 3 18.6 563 663 0.46 0.54
4 2 18.6 545 645 0.46 0.54
4 1 19.2 533 655 0.45 0.55
3 10 19.0 512 630 0.45 0.55
3 9 19.7 518 622 0.45 0.55
3 8 20.2 519 613 0.46 0.54
3 7 20.7 517 601 0.46 0.54
3 6 21.1 511 587 0.47 0.53
3 5 22.0 520 578 0.47 0.53
3 4 22.8 526 568 0.48 0.52
3 3 22.3 488 540 0.48 0.52
3 2 23.4 499 529 0.49 0.51
3 1 24.3 505 517 0.49 0.51
2 10 24.5 486 494 0.5 0.5
2 9 24.4 461 467 0.5 0.5
2 8 25.0 441 459 0.49 0.51
2 7 24.8 415 429 0.49 0.51
2 6 26.1 398 438 0.48 0.52
2 5 27.9 380 456 0.45 0.55
2 4 23.7 336 328 0.51 0.49
2 3 23.6 312 302 0.51 0.49
2 2 24.7 290 302 0.49 0.51
2 1 26.0 267 305 0.47 0.53
1 10 24.1 241 241 0.5 0.5
1 9 26.7 240 240 0.5 0.5
1 8 28.1 225 225 0.5 0.5
1 7 31.3 219 219 0.5 0.5
1 6 36.0 216 216 0.5 0.5
1 5 41.8 209 209 0.5 0.5
1 4 51.2 205 205 0.5 0.5
1 3 36.0 108 108 0.5 0.5
1 2 44.0 88 88 0.5 0.5
1 1 2.0 2 2 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
AF Giles England 259 70 6 82.9
WPUJC Vaas Sri Lanka 185 84 6 44.5
RDB Croft England 222 74 5 46.7
D Gough England 120 56 5 33.3
AR Caddick England 115 69 4 16.6
ST Jayasuriya (c) Sri Lanka 105 44 4 21.4
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 294 99 2 6.7
D Hettiarachchi Sri Lanka 162 41 2 8.9
CRD Fernando Sri Lanka 42 33 1 0.7
C White England 60 45 0 0.0
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 18 2 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
GP Thorpe England 145 0 316 45 34.7
DPMD Jayawardene Sri Lanka 82 2 185 25 3.7
ST Jayasuriya (c) Sri Lanka 68 2 126 21 1.7
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 61 2 168 19 0.4
KC Sangakkara † Sri Lanka 45 2 98 14 0.2
MA Atherton England 34 2 85 11 0.1
MP Vaughan England 34 2 155 11 0.1
ME Trescothick England 33 2 82 10 0.1
WPUJC Vaas Sri Lanka 25 1 58 8 0.5
RDB Croft England 16 1 41 5 0.0
TM Dilshan Sri Lanka 15 2 40 5 0.1
D Gough England 14 1 21 4 0.0
N Hussain (c) England 8 2 37 2 0.0
C White England 8 2 12 2 0.0
CRD Fernando Sri Lanka 7 2 34 2 0.0
AJ Stewart † England 3 2 33 1 0.0
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 2 2 6 1 0.0
AF Giles England 1 1 16 0 0.0
AR Caddick England 0 1 15 0 0.0
RP Arnold Sri Lanka 0 2 18 0 0.0
MS Atapattu Sri Lanka 0 2 26 0 0.0
D Hettiarachchi Sri Lanka 0 1 25 0 0.0

SRI LANKA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Sri Lanka faced England in 8 test matches before this game. Of these, Sri Lanka had the stronger team in 4 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

SRI LANKA ENGLAND 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.
ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
March 07, 2001
Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
54 42
February 22, 2001
Galle International Stadium
41 55
August 27, 1998
Kennington Oval, London
65 32
March 13, 1993
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
56 41
August 22, 1991
Lord's, London
42 55
August 25, 1988
Lord's, London
25 72
August 23, 1984
Lord's, London
36 59
February 17, 1982
P Sara Oval, Colombo
28 69