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TEST MATCH

NEW ZEALAND v SRI LANKA
P SARA OVAL, COLOMBO
APRIL 25, 2003
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 52.7 | Scoring Rate: 2.9
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
New Zealand in Sri Lanka Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
New Zealand 54% 28 25 30 130
Sri Lanka 42% 31 30 29 536

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 New Zealand 515 7 1049
2 Sri Lanka 483 10 912
3 New Zealand 161 5 468

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 1962-02-16 1969-10-30 1978-07-27 1985-04-06 1990-02-09 1993-11-12 1996-04-19 1999-02-27 2000-12-26 2002-12-12

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
3 6 52.7 1203 1115 0.52 0.48
3 5 51.4 1162 1100 0.51 0.49
3 4 53.9 1187 1075 0.52 0.48
3 3 55.3 1176 1036 0.53 0.47
3 2 56.5 1156 992 0.54 0.46
3 1 59.4 1180 958 0.55 0.45
2 10 58.7 1102 894 0.55 0.45
2 9 62.4 1076 920 0.54 0.46
2 8 66.5 1047 949 0.52 0.48
2 7 68.5 994 924 0.52 0.48
2 6 68.4 925 853 0.52 0.48
2 5 65.2 841 723 0.54 0.46
2 4 59.0 751 547 0.58 0.42
2 3 62.9 704 554 0.56 0.44
2 2 58.4 632 420 0.6 0.4
2 1 64.4 579 451 0.56 0.44
1 8 73.6 515 515 0.5 0.5
1 7 71.3 499 499 0.5 0.5
1 6 81.0 486 486 0.5 0.5
1 5 94.2 471 471 0.5 0.5
1 4 98.0 392 392 0.5 0.5
1 3 78.3 235 235 0.5 0.5
1 2 96.0 192 192 0.5 0.5
1 1 20.0 20 20 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 533 181 5 41.0
HDPK Dharmasena Sri Lanka 336 153 3 11.0
DL Vettori New Zealand 198 94 3 16.1
SE Bond New Zealand 168 97 3 13.2
PJ Wiseman New Zealand 246 127 2 6.6
KS Lokuarachchi Sri Lanka 222 130 2 3.8
WPUJC Vaas Sri Lanka 216 100 1 1.2
JDP Oram New Zealand 180 62 1 2.5
RAP Nissanka Sri Lanka 174 71 1 1.4
DR Tuffey New Zealand 102 54 1 1.6
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 36 29 0 0.0
SB Styris New Zealand 18 28 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BOWLER TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
SP Fleming (c) New Zealand 343 0 710 51 72.3
HP Tillakaratne (c) Sri Lanka 144 1 314 30 3.2
MH Richardson New Zealand 91 1 304 13 0.3
SB Styris New Zealand 79 2 189 12 0.2
RS Kaluwitharana † Sri Lanka 76 1 90 16 1.3
KC Sangakkara Sri Lanka 67 1 98 14 0.5
DPMD Jayawardene Sri Lanka 58 1 148 12 0.2
JDP Oram New Zealand 52 2 89 8 0.1
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 50 1 110 10 0.4
MJ Horne New Zealand 46 2 127 7 0.1
HDPK Dharmasena Sri Lanka 31 1 102 6 0.0
KS Lokuarachchi Sri Lanka 28 0 29 6 0.5
MS Sinclair New Zealand 18 2 68 3 0.0
PJ Wiseman New Zealand 16 0 7 2 0.0
RG Hart † New Zealand 9 2 17 1 0.0
DL Vettori New Zealand 7 1 8 1 0.0
WPUJC Vaas Sri Lanka 4 1 15 1 0.0
SE Bond New Zealand 0 0 0 0 0.0
DR Tuffey New Zealand 0 0 0 0 0.0
MS Atapattu Sri Lanka 0 1 5 0 0.0
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 0 1 3 0 0.0
RAP Nissanka Sri Lanka 0 1 1 0 0.0

NEW ZEALAND v SRI LANKA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

New Zealand faced Sri Lanka in 18 test matches before this game. Of these, New Zealand had the stronger team in 11 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

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH NEW ZEALAND
WIN EXP.
SRI LANKA
WIN EXP.
June 10, 1998
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
42 54
June 03, 1998
Galle International Stadium
80 17
May 27, 1998
R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo
63 34
March 14, 1997
Seddon Park, Hamilton
51 46
March 07, 1997
Carisbrook, Dunedin
38 59
March 18, 1995
Carisbrook, Dunedin
14 83
March 11, 1995
McLean Park, Napier
47 49
December 06, 1992
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
30 67
November 27, 1992
Tyronne Fernando Stadium, Moratuwa
74 23