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India-Sri Lanka Test dossier

July 22, 2008

Statistical highlights of the Test matches played at Sinhalese Sports Club, venue of the first Test match between India and Sri Lanka [Images], beginning in Colombo on Wednesday.

Results Summary
CountryPlayedWonLostDrawnWinning %
Sri Lanka30156950.00
India511320.00
South Africa412125.00
England [Images]412125.00
Bangladesh3-3-0.00
New Zealand [Images]3-210.00
Australia32-166.67
Zimbabwe3-3-0.00
Pakistan31-233.00
West Indies [Images]2-2-0.00
Total:302121970.00

India at SSC, Colombo
SeriesTossResult
1985-86IndiaDrawn
1993-94IndiaIndia won by 235 runs
1997-98IndiaDrawn
1998-99Sri LankaDrawn
2001-02IndiaSri Lanka won by an innings and 77-runs.

Highest individual innings:
RunsBatsmanYear
147Sourav Ganguly [Images]1997-98
143Sadagoppan Ramesh1998-99
139Sachin Tendulkar [Images]1997-98

Leading run-getters:
456 (ave.114.00) in 3 Tests - Sachin Tendulkar
357 (ave. 59.50) in 3 Tests - Sourav Ganguly

Most centuries:
3 by Sachin Tendulkar

Best partnerships:
RunsWktBatsmenYear
232(2nd)Sadagoppan Ramesh & Rahul Dravid [Images]1998-99
171(1st)Manoj Prabhakar & Navjot Sidhu1993-94
150(5thSachin Tendulkar & Sourav Ganguly1997-98

Best bowling in an innings:
FiguresBowlerYear
5/98Anil Kumble [Images]1993-94
4/78Debashish Mohanty1997-98
4/134Anil Kumble1998-99

Leading wicket-takers:
16 (ave.32.06) in 3 Tests - Anil Kumble
7 (ave.24.29) in 2 Tests - Kapil Dev [Images]

Most dismissals in a match:
5 (4 ct. + 1 st.) Nayan Mongia 1997-98

Complete coverage: India's tour of Sri Lanka



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