Burgher Recreation Club v Singha Sports Club
Saravanamuttu Trophy 1997/98 (Group B)
VenueBurgher Recreation Club Ground, Colombo on 9th, 10th, 11th January 1998 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSingha Sports Club won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsBurgher Recreation Club 5 (Batting 1, Bowling 4); Singha Sports Club 12 (Batting 1, Bowling 3)
UmpiresNKB Gunawardene, SG Ponnadurai
Close of play day 1Singha Sports Club (1) 200/5 (Wimalasena 49*, Ranjith ?*)
Close of play day 2

Singha Sports Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RC Galappathyc M Perera b Jayasinghe18     
HSGS Silvac Labrooy b Amerasinghe7     
WS Jayanthac CR Perera b Ranaweera77     
AS Wewalwalac Ranaweera b Amerasinghe0     
KRRK Wimalasenac M Perera b Labrooy49     
+TM Dilshanc M Perera b Ranaweera1     
*ADB Ranjithc Hettiarachchi b Labrooy36     
NT Thenuwarac Jayasinghe b Labrooy7     
KSS de Silvab Labrooy1     
MM de Silvac Hettiarachchi b Amerasinghe6     
MHA Jabbarnot out0     
Extras(4 b, 2 lb, 11 nb, 1 w)18
Total(all out, 56.1 overs)220
Fall of wickets:
1-19 (HSGS Silva), 2-49 (Galappathy), 3-53 (Wewalwala), 4-138 (Jayantha), 5-141 (Dilshan), 6-202 (Wimalasena), 7-203 (Ranjith), 8-211 (Thenuwara), 9-220 (KSS de Silva), 10-220 (MM de Silva, 56.1 ov)
Burgher Recreation Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Amerasinghe16   3433--
Jayasinghe8   2261--
Hettiarachchi10   1350--
Ranaweera8   1262--
Sanjeewa5   1170--
Madurapperuma2   0100--

Burgher Recreation Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
M Rajapaksec Galappathy b MM de Silva22     
CU Jayasinghec Wimalasena b Ranjith0     
*CR Pererac Dilshan b Jabbar47     
RGD Sanjeewac Wimalasena b MM de Silva0     
SKB Tennekoonlbw b Jabbar10     
DD Madurapperumac Ranjith b KSS de Silva52     
U Hettiarachchic Thenuwara b MM de Silva22     
BDAP Ranaweerab MM de Silva1     
WC Labrooyc Galappathy b MM de Silva6     
+M Pererarun out4     
MKDI Amerasinghenot out0     
Extras(9 b, 5 lb)14
Total(all out, 91.3 overs)178
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Jayasinghe), 2-58 (Rajapakse), 3-58 (Sanjeewa), 4-74 (CR Perera), 5-87 (Tennekoon), 6-120 (Hettiarachchi), 7-123 (Ranaweera), 8-141 (Labrooy), 9-167 (M Perera), 10-178 (Madurapperuma, 91.3 ov)
Singha Sports Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ranjith18   5511--
KSS de Silva11.34151--
MM de Silva33   12575--
Jayantha6   330--
Wewalwala8   3150--
Jabbar15   6232--

Singha Sports Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RC Galappathyc Hettiarachchi b Ranaweera15     
+TM Dilshanc Labrooy b Hettiarachchi46     
WS Jayanthac Labrooy b Hettiarachchi23     
AS Wewalwalac Labrooy b Madurapperuma0     
KRRK Wimalasenac Sanjeewa b Labrooy25     
HSGS Silvast M Perera b Madurapperuma4     
*ADB Ranjithc and b Madurapperuma8     
NT Thenuwarac Ranaweera b Madurapperuma0     
KSS de Silvab Madurapperuma20     
MM de Silvac Jayasinghe b Labrooy2     
MHA Jabbarnot out0     
Extras(11 b, 10 lb, 7 nb, 1 w)29
Total(all out, 56.2 overs)172
Fall of wickets:
1-47 (Galappathy), 2-103 (Dilshan), 3-106 (Wewalwala), 4-108 (Jayantha), 5-119 (HSGS Silva), 6-131 (Ranjith), 7-133 (Thenuwara), 8-157 (Wimalasena), 9-157 (KSS de Silva), 10-172 (MM de Silva, 56.2 ov)
Burgher Recreation Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Labrooy6   0282--
Amerasinghe4   170--
Jayasinghe4   1130--
Hettiarachchi15   4272--
Ranaweera8   1231--
Sanjeewa2   0100--

Burgher Recreation Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BDAP Ranaweeralbw b MM de Silva6     
CU Jayasinghec Dilshan b MM de Silva14     
SKB Tennekoonc Wewalwala b KSS de Silva1     
RGD Sanjeewac Dilshan b MM de Silva10     
M Rajapaksec Dilshan b MM de Silva10     
U Hettiarachchib MM de Silva0     
*CR Pereranot out15     
DD Madurapperumanot out15     
WC Labrooydid not bat      
+M Pereradid not bat      
MKDI Amerasinghedid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 5 lb)12
Total(6 wickets, 36 overs)83
Fall of wickets:
1-16 (Ranaweera), 2-17 (Tennekoon), 3-28 (Sanjeewa), 4-44 (Rajapakse), 5-44 (Hettiarachchi), 6-45 (Jayasinghe)
Singha Sports Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ranjith5   250--
KSS de Silva8   4111--
MM de Silva15   5285--
Wewalwala4   180--
Jabbar3   150--
Wimalasena1   040--

--> Bowling in the Burgher Recreation Club second innings adds 10 runs under
--> M Perera made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> KRRK Wimalasena (1) passed his previous highest score of 30 in First-Class matches
--> KSS de Silva (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 1
--> KRRK Wimalasena made his debut for Singha Sports Club in First-Class matches
--> MM de Silva made his debut for Singha Sports Club in First-Class matches
--> RC Galappathy made his debut for Singha Sports Club in First-Class matches
--> MHA Jabbar made his debut for Singha Sports Club in First-Class matches
--> TM Dilshan made his debut for Singha Sports Club in First-Class matches
--> MKDI Amerasinghe achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches when he dismissed HSGS Silva in the Singha Sports Club first innings (previous best was 0-4)
--> MM de Silva reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when he dismissed U Hettiarachchi, his 4th wicket in the Burgher Recreation Club second innings