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TEST MATCH

SRI LANKA v ENGLAND
ASGIRIYA STADIUM, KANDY
DECEMBER 10, 2003
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 36.5 | Scoring Rate: 2.7
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in Sri Lanka Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Sri Lanka 54% 30 32 32 464
England 42% 27 32 30 260

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Sri Lanka 382 10 760
2 England 294 10 686
3 Sri Lanka 279 7 426
4 England 285 7 840

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 1911-12-15 1933-03-24 1951-06-21 1961-12-13 1971-03-05 1980-02-01 1987-08-06 1994-07-21 1999-08-05 2003-10-21

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 8 36.5 1281 1199 0.52 0.48
4 7 35.1 1258 1130 0.53 0.47
4 6 36.0 1237 1139 0.52 0.48
4 5 36.3 1206 1120 0.52 0.48
4 4 36.2 1168 1076 0.52 0.48
4 3 34.8 1114 976 0.53 0.47
4 2 34.7 1077 933 0.54 0.46
4 1 35.0 1046 912 0.53 0.47
3 8 35.4 1015 895 0.53 0.47
3 7 35.1 1005 891 0.53 0.47
3 6 35.3 978 860 0.53 0.47
3 5 35.5 949 827 0.53 0.47
3 4 36.8 956 808 0.54 0.46
3 3 31.7 752 706 0.52 0.48
3 2 32.6 749 685 0.52 0.48
3 1 33.8 753 665 0.53 0.47
2 10 33.8 720 632 0.53 0.47
2 9 34.8 695 627 0.53 0.47
2 8 35.4 666 610 0.52 0.48
2 7 34.5 624 550 0.53 0.47
2 6 36.5 601 567 0.51 0.49
2 5 37.3 568 550 0.51 0.49
2 4 35.8 525 477 0.52 0.48
2 3 38.5 498 504 0.5 0.5
2 2 40.2 462 502 0.48 0.52
2 1 42.8 425 517 0.45 0.55
1 10 38.2 382 382 0.5 0.5
1 9 39.3 354 354 0.5 0.5
1 8 34.8 278 278 0.5 0.5
1 7 38.6 270 270 0.5 0.5
1 6 34.3 206 206 0.5 0.5
1 5 40.2 201 201 0.5 0.5
1 4 46.8 187 187 0.5 0.5
1 3 28.0 84 84 0.5 0.5
1 2 38.0 76 76 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 576 124 8 152.3
AF Giles England 358 217 8 88.3
WPUJC Vaas Sri Lanka 320 136 6 43.4
RJ Kirtley England 300 171 4 23.5
A Flintoff England 234 100 3 17.6
HDPK Dharmasena Sri Lanka 270 137 2 4.0
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 246 77 1 1.6
GJ Batty England 174 106 1 1.4
KADM Fernando Sri Lanka 84 57 0 0.0
PD Collingwood England 72 25 0 0.0
MP Vaughan (c) England 48 20 0 0.0
TM Dilshan Sri Lanka 18 10 0 0.0
TT Samaraweera Sri Lanka 6 0 0 0.0
HP Tillakaratne (c) Sri Lanka 6 1 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
TM Dilshan Sri Lanka 163 2 223 25 1.9
MP Vaughan (c) England 157 2 410 27 8.3
GP Thorpe England 98 2 330 17 1.8
DPMD Jayawardene Sri Lanka 97 2 208 15 0.7
HP Tillakaratne (c) Sri Lanka 65 2 140 10 0.8
GJ Batty England 63 1 233 11 0.4
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 59 2 143 9 0.4
PD Collingwood England 52 2 152 9 0.2
WPUJC Vaas Sri Lanka 52 2 93 8 0.2
KADM Fernando Sri Lanka 51 0 104 8 0.2
ME Trescothick England 50 2 92 9 0.1
KC Sangakkara † Sri Lanka 44 2 67 7 0.1
HDPK Dharmasena Sri Lanka 36 1 95 5 0.0
A Flintoff England 35 2 61 6 0.2
N Hussain England 27 2 60 5 0.0
TT Samaraweera Sri Lanka 26 1 35 4 0.0
MS Atapattu Sri Lanka 19 2 63 3 0.0
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 19 1 22 3 0.0
CMW Read † England 18 1 96 3 0.0
AF Giles England 16 1 42 3 0.0
MA Butcher England 10 2 49 2 0.0
RJ Kirtley England 3 0 13 1 0.0

SRI LANKA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Sri Lanka faced England in 13 test matches before this game. Of these, Sri Lanka had the stronger team in 9 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.
December 02, 2003
Galle International Stadium
57 39
June 13, 2002
Old Trafford, Manchester
54 42
May 30, 2002
Edgbaston, Birmingham
63 34
May 16, 2002
Lord's, London
51 45
March 15, 2001
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
58 39
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