Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test - Live Cricket Score, Commentary


SERIES: New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka, 2019

Venue: Galle International Stadium, Galle

Date & Time: Aug 14, 2019 04:30 am

Sri Lanka

268 / 4 ( 86.1 Ovs)

Batsman R B 4S 6S
Karunaratne c Watling b Southee 122 243 6 1
Thirimanne lbw b Somerville 64 163 4 0
Kusal Mendis c Jeet Raval b Ajaz Patel 10 6 1 1
Mathews not out 28 73 2 0
Kusal Perera c Santner b Boult 23 19 5 0
Dhananjaya de Silva not out 14 13 3 0
Extras 7(b 6, lb 1, w 0, nb 0, p 0)
Total 268 (4 wkts, 86.1 Ov)
Did not Bat Dickwella, Dananjaya, Lasith Embuldeniya, Lakmal, Lahiru Kumara
Fall of Wicket
161 - 1 ( Thirimanne , 60.2)
174 - 2 ( Kusal Mendis , 61.5)
218 - 3 ( Karunaratne , 76.1)
250 - 4 ( Kusal Perera , 82.2)
Bowler O M R W NB WD
Boult 9.1 1 34 1 0 0
Southee 12 2 33 1 0 0
Somerville 31 6 73 1 0 0
Ajaz Patel 18 0 74 1 0 0
Santner 13 2 38 0 0 0
Williamson 3 0 9 0 0 0

New Zealand

285 / 10 ( 106 Ovs)

Batsman R B 4S 6S
Jeet Raval c Karunaratne b Dhananjaya de Silva 4 20 0 0
Latham c Thirimanne b Dananjaya 45 81 3 1
Williamson c Kusal Perera b Lasith Embuldeniya 4 25 0 0
Ross Taylor c Dhananjaya de Silva b Lasith Embuldeniya 3 5 0 0
Henry Nicholls c Kusal Mendis b Dhananjaya de Silva 26 71 2 0
Watling c Dickwella b Lahiru Kumara 77 173 6 0
Santner c Lakmal b Lasith Embuldeniya 12 35 0 0
Southee st Dickwella b Lasith Embuldeniya 23 62 1 0
Somerville not out 40 118 2 0
Boult c Dhananjaya de Silva b Lahiru Kumara 26 25 2 1
Ajaz Patel lbw b Dhananjaya de Silva 14 23 1 0
Extras 11(b 4, lb 5, w 0, nb 2, p 0)
Total 285 (10 wkts, 106 Ov)
Did not Bat
Fall of Wicket
8 - 1 ( Jeet Raval , 7.4)
20 - 2 ( Williamson , 14.4)
25 - 3 ( Ross Taylor , 16.3)
81 - 4 ( Latham , 27.5)
98 - 5 ( Henry Nicholls , 39.2)
124 - 6 ( Santner , 49.3)
178 - 7 ( Southee , 69.5)
224 - 8 ( Watling , 90.3)
260 - 9 ( Boult , 98.2)
285 - 10 ( Ajaz Patel , 105.6)
Bowler O M R W NB WD
Lakmal 15 2 37 0 2 0
Dananjaya 32 4 84 1 0 0
Dhananjaya de Silva 12 3 25 3 0 0
Lasith Embuldeniya 37 4 99 4 0 0
Lahiru Kumara 10 0 31 2 0 0

Sri Lanka

267 / 10 ( 93.2 Ovs)

Batsman R B 4S 6S
Karunaratne lbw b Ajaz Patel 39 73 4 0
Thirimanne st Watling b Ajaz Patel 10 36 1 0
Kusal Mendis c Ross Taylor b Ajaz Patel 53 89 7 1
Mathews c Ross Taylor b Ajaz Patel 50 98 7 1
Kusal Perera c Santner b Boult 1 4 0 0
Dhananjaya de Silva c & b Ajaz Patel 5 19 1 0
Dickwella c Williamson b Somerville 61 109 3 0
Dananjaya c Ross Taylor b Somerville 0 8 0 0
Lakmal b Boult 40 98 3 2
Lasith Embuldeniya lbw b Somerville 5 17 1 0
Lahiru Kumara not out 0 9 0 0
Extras 3(b 1, lb 1, w 1, nb 0, p 0)
Total 267 (10 wkts, 93.2 Ov)
Did not Bat
Fall of Wicket
27 - 1 ( Thirimanne , 10.6)
66 - 2 ( Karunaratne , 22.5)
143 - 3 ( Kusal Mendis , 46.5)
144 - 4 ( Kusal Perera , 47.3)
155 - 5 ( Dhananjaya de Silva , 52.2)
158 - 6 ( Mathews , 54.1)
161 - 7 ( Dananjaya , 55.5)
242 - 8 ( Lakmal , 84.4)
262 - 9 ( Dickwella , 91.1)
267 - 10 ( Lasith Embuldeniya , 93.2)
Bowler O M R W NB WD
Boult 20 4 45 2 0 1
Southee 7 3 17 0 0 0
Somerville 22.2 3 83 3 0 0
Ajaz Patel 33 6 89 5 0 0
Santner 11 0 31 0 0 0

New Zealand

249 / 10 ( 83.2 Ovs)

Batsman R B 4S 6S
Jeet Raval c Dhananjaya de Silva b Dananjaya 33 83 3 0
Latham c Dickwella b Dananjaya 30 88 3 0
Williamson c Karunaratne b Dananjaya 0 3 0 0
Ross Taylor c Dickwella b Lakmal 86 132 6 0
Henry Nicholls lbw b Dananjaya 42 78 2 0
Watling lbw b Dananjaya 1 5 0 0
Santner lbw b Lakmal 13 42 1 0
Southee run out (Dhananjaya de Silva/Dickwella) 14 19 0 1
Somerville not out 9 28 1 0
Boult c Kusal Perera b Lakmal 18 22 1 1
Ajaz Patel lbw b Lakmal 0 1 0 0
Extras 3(b 0, lb 2, w 0, nb 1, p 0)
Total 249 (10 wkts, 83.2 Ov)
Did not Bat
Fall of Wicket
64 - 1 ( Latham , 26.3)
64 - 2 ( Williamson , 26.6)
71 - 3 ( Jeet Raval , 30.2)
171 - 4 ( Henry Nicholls , 58.2)
179 - 5 ( Watling , 60.2)
205 - 6 ( Ross Taylor , 69.1)
216 - 7 ( Santner , 73.5)
222 - 8 ( Southee , 75)
249 - 9 ( Boult , 83.1)
249 - 10 ( Ajaz Patel , 83.2)
Bowler O M R W NB WD
Lakmal 15.2 5 29 4 1 0
Lahiru Kumara 10 1 37 0 0 0
Dananjaya 30 3 80 5 0 0
Dhananjaya de Silva 6 0 20 0 0 0
Lasith Embuldeniya 22 1 81 0 0 0
Match Info
Match SL vs NZ, New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka, 2019
Date Aug 14, 2019 04:30 am
Toss New Zealand
Venue Galle International Stadium, Galle
Umpires Michael Gough, Richard Illingworth
Third Umpire Bruce Oxenford
Match Referee Andy Pycroft