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Australian cricket team in Sri Lanka in 2003–04

Tour matches

List A: Sri Lanka Board XI vs Australia XI

17 February
Scorecard
Sri Lanka Board XI
283/8 (50 overs)
v
 Australia
284/5 (45.1 overs)
Jehan Mubarak 56 (66)
Brad Hogg 2/46 (10 overs)
Ricky Ponting 57* (77)
Charitha Buddhika 1/38 (8 overs)
Australians won by 5 wickets
De Soysa Stadium, Moratuwa
Umpires: Gamini Dissanayake (Sri)
  • Sri Lanka Board XI won the toss and elected to bat

First-class: Sri Lankan XI vs Australia

2–4 March 2004
Scorecard
v
484/6d (89.5 overs)
Darren Lehmann 134 (143)
Rangana Herath 3/132 (24.5 overs)
166 (36.2 overs)
Avishka Gunawardene 70 (93)
Brett Lee 4/29 (7 overs)
250/4d (50 overs)
Andrew Symonds 119* (138)
Kaushal Lokuarachchi 2/51 (10 overs)
323 (85.2 overs)
Lanka de Silva 92 (136)
Stuart MacGill 3/57 (13 overs)
Australians won by 245 runs
CCC Ground, Colombo
Umpires: Ranmore Martinesz (SL) and Jagath Nandakumar (SL)
  • Sri Lanka Cricket President's XI and elected to field.

ODI series

1st ODI

20 February 2004 (D/N)
Scorecard
Australia 
262/6 (50 overs)
v
 Sri Lanka
178 (43.3 overs)
Adam Gilchrist 66 (64)
Muttiah Muralitharan 2/30 (10 overs)
Mahela Jayawardene 61 (91)
Brad Hogg 5/41 (9.3 overs)
Australia won by 84 runs
Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, Dambulla
Umpires: Billy Bowden (NZ) and Asoka de Silva (SL)
Player of the match: Brad Hogg (Aus)
  • Australia won the toss and elected to bat.

2nd ODI

22 February 2004 (D/N)
Scorecard
Sri Lanka 
245 (49.5 overs)
v
 Australia
244/5 (50 overs)
Sanath Jayasuriya 55 (65)
Michael Clarke 5/35 (7.5 overs)
Matthew Hayden 93 (116)
Chaminda Vaas 3/48 (10 overs)
Sri Lanka won by 1 runs
Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, Dambulla
Umpires: Billy Bowden (NZ) and Peter Manuel (SL)
Player of the match: Chaminda Vaas (SL)
  • Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat.

3rd ODI

25 February 2004 (D/N)
Scorecard
Sri Lanka 
226/8 (50 overs)
v
 Australia
227/5 (48.3 overs)
Mahela Jayawardene 80 (110)
Jason Gillespie 3/36 (10 overs)
Ricky Ponting 63 (75)
Chaminda Vaas 3/34 (9 overs)
Australia won by 5 wickets
R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Umpires: Billy Bowden (NZ) and Asoka de Silva (SL)
Player of the match: Jason Gillespie (Aus)
  • Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat.

4th ODI

27 February 2004 (D/N)
Scorecard
Australia 
233 (47.4 overs)
v
 Sri Lanka
193 (43.4 overs)
Ricky Ponting 67 (79)
Upul Chandana 3/37 (7.4 overs)
Kumar Sangakkara 101 (110)
Michael Kasprowicz 5/45 (9 overs)
Australia won by 40 runs
R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Umpires: Billy Bowden (NZ) and Tyron Wijewardene (SL)
Player of the match: Michael Kasprowicz (Aus)
  • Australia won the toss and elected to bat.

5th ODI

29 February 2004
Scorecard
Australia 
198/7 (50 overs)
v
 Sri Lanka
202/7 (47.5 overs)
Andrew Symonds 40 (48)
Nuwan Zoysa 3/34 (41 overs)
Nuwan Zoysa 47* (42)
Michael Kasprowicz 2/20 (9 overs)
Sri Lanka won by 3 wickets
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
Umpires: Billy Bowden (NZ) and Asoka de Silva (SL)
Player of the match: Nuwan Zoysa (SL)
  • Australia won the toss and elected to bat.

Test series

1st Test

8–12 March 2004
Scorecard
v
220 (68.3 overs)
Darren Lehmann 63 (113)
Muttiah Muralitharan 6/59 (21.3 overs)
381 (136.4 overs)
Tillakaratne Dilshan 104 (188)
Shane Warne 5/116 (42.4 overs)
512/8d (152 overs)
Matthew Hayden 130 (211)
Muttiah Muralitharan 5/153 (56 overs)
154 (45.2 overs)
Upul Chandana 43 (34)
Shane Warne 5/43 (15 overs)
Australia won by 197 runs
Galle International Stadium, Galle
Umpires: Rudi Koertzen (SA) and David Shepherd (Eng)
Player of the match: Matthew Hayden (Aus)
  • Australia won the toss and elected to bat.
  • Andrew Symonds (Aus) made his Test debut.

2nd Test

16–20 March 2004
Scorecard
v
120 (42.2 overs)
Matthew Hayden 54 (99)
Muttiah Muralitharan 4/48 (15 overs)
211 (63.1 overs)
Chaminda Vaas 68 (126)
Shane Warne 5/65 (20.1 overs)
442 (134.3 overs)
Damien Martyn 161 (349)
Muttiah Muralitharan 5/173 (50.3 overs)
324 (73.1 overs)
Sanath Jayasuriya 134 (145)
Shane Warne 5/90 (21.1 overs)
Australia won by 27 runs
Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
Umpires: Steve Bucknor (WIN) and Dave Orchard (SA)
Player of the match: Shane Warne (Aus)
  • Australia won the toss and elected to bat.

3rd Test

24–28 March 2004
Scorecard
v
401 (115.1 overs)
Darren Lehmann 153 (269)
Muttiah Muralitharan 5/123 (37.1 overs)
407 (127.1 overs)
Marvan Atapattu 118 (219)
Darren Lehmann 3/50 (19 overs)
375 (106.2 overs)
Justin Langer 166 (295)
Rangana Herath 4/92 (24.2 overs)
248 (93.4 overs)
Thilan Samaraweera 53 (126)
Shane Warne 4/92 (33 overs)
Australia won by 121 runs
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
Umpires: Steve Bucknor (WIN) and Dave Orchard (SA)
Player of the match: Shane Warne (Aus)
  • Australia won the toss and elected to bat.

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