Test Match - Australia v Sri Lanka - Perth Standard Scorecard   
Match Date 8th December, 1995  
Series 1995-1996 Australia v Sri Lanka - 1st Test
Test # 1317
Venue WACA Ground, Perth
Match Conditions Day Match  
Toss Sri Lanka
Result Australia won by an innings and 36 runs
Player of Match Michael Slater

Sri Lanka 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Roshan Mahanama c Warne b McDermott 15  52  1  0 28.85  5.98%
Chandika Hathurusingha c Law b McGrath 14  32  2  0 43.75  5.58%
Asanka Gurusinha b McGrath 46  140  4  0 32.86  18.33%
Aravinda de Silva c & b Warne 10  27  1  0 37.04  3.98%
Arjuna Ranatunga* c †Healy b McGrath 32  54  2  1 59.26  12.75%
Hashan Tillakaratne lbw b McDermott 6  51  0  0 11.76  2.39%
Romesh Kaluwitharana c Taylor b Warne 50  74  7  0 67.57  19.92%
Kumar Dharmasena b McDermott 30  72  4  0 41.67  11.95%
Chaminda Vaas c †Healy b Warne 4  7  0  0 57.14  1.59%
Pramodya Wickremasinghe c Julian b McGrath 28  32  5  0 87.50  11.16%
Muttiah Muralitharan not out 0  0  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 4, lb 9, nb 3) 16  
Total All Out   (89.4 overs @ 2.80 rpo) 251  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-25  Hathurusingha   2-38  Mahanama   3-54  de Silva   4-129  Gurusinha   
5-132  Ranatunga   6-172  Tillakaratne   7-193  Kaluwitharana   8-205  Vaas   
9-251  Wickramasinghe   10-251  Dharmasena   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Craig McDermott 18.4 5 44 3 2.36  30.00%
Glenn McGrath 24.0 3 81 4 3.38  40.00%
Brendon Julian 17.0 8 32 0 1.88
Shane Warne 27.0 7 75 3 2.78  30.00%
Mark Waugh 3.0 1 6 0 2.00
 
Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Michael Slater c & b Muralitharan 219  321  15  5 68.22  35.49%
Mark Taylor* lbw b de Silva 96  173  14  0 55.49  15.56%
David Boon c Hathurusingha b Muralitharan 13  50  1  0 26.00  2.11%
Mark Waugh c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas 111  223  7  1 49.78  17.99%
Ricky Ponting lbw b Vaas 96  184  8  0 52.17  15.56%
Stuart Law not out 54  118  1  0 45.76  8.75%
Ian Healy              
Brendon Julian              
Shane Warne              
Craig McDermott              
Glenn McGrath              
Extras (b 4, lb 6, nb 18) 28  
Total 5 wickets declared   (174.0 overs @ 3.55 rpo) 617  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-228  Taylor   2-266  Boon   3-422  Slater   4-496  Waugh   
5-617  Ponting   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Pramodya Wickremasinghe 31.0 3 123 0 3.97
Chaminda Vaas 31.0 5 103 2 3.32  20.00%
Muttiah Muralitharan 54.0 3 224 2 4.15  20.00%
Chandika Hathurusingha 9.0 3 31 0 3.44
Kumar Dharmasena 31.0 5 84 0 2.71
Aravinda de Silva 18.0 1 42 1 2.33  10.00%
 
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
Roshan Mahanama b McGrath 48  97  6  0 49.48  14.55%
Chandika Hathurusingha c †Healy b McGrath 11  24  1  0 45.83  3.33%
Asanka Gurusinha c †Healy b McDermott 7  17  0  0 41.18  2.12%
Aravinda de Silva c Ponting b Warne 20  35  4  0 57.14  6.06%
Arjuna Ranatunga* b McGrath 46  64  6  1 71.88  13.94%
Hashan Tillakaratne c Ponting b Warne 119  206  12  0 57.77  36.06%
Romesh Kaluwitharana c Ponting b Julian 40  42  6  0 95.24  12.12%
Kumar Dharmasena lbw b McDermott 18  63  3  0 28.57  5.45%
Chaminda Vaas c †Healy b Warne 4  19  1  0 21.05  1.21%
Pramodya Wickremasinghe c Warne b McDermott 0  3  0  0 0.00
Muttiah Muralitharan not out 3  4  0  0 75.00  0.91%
Extras (lb 4, nb 10) 14  
Total All Out   (93.4 overs @ 3.52 rpo) 330  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-35  Hathurusingha   2-56  Gurusinha   3-87  de Silva   4-105  Mahanama   
5-193  Ranatunga   6-258  Kaluwitharana   7-310  Dharmasena   8-318  Vaas   
9-319  Wickramasinghe   10-330  Tillakaratne   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
Glenn McGrath 24.0 7 86 3 3.58  30.00%
Craig McDermott 20.0 3 73 3 3.65  30.00%
Shane Warne 29.4 6 96 3 3.24  30.00%
Brendon Julian 13.0 4 40 1 3.08  10.00%
Mark Waugh 4.0 0 22 0 5.50
Stuart Law 3.0 1 9 0 3.00
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 251
Day 2 - Australia 1st innings 358/2, 90 overs (MJ Slater 189*, ME Waugh 36*)
Day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 13/0, 4 overs (RS Mahanama 2*, UC Hathurusingha 7*)
Day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd Innings 330, 93.4 overs - end of match