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English cricket team in Sri Lanka in 2003–04

Sri Lanka won the 3 match series 1-0 and 4 limited overs matches, one of which was the Bungle in the jungle.

Sri Lanka won the Test series by winning 1 of the 3 matches with 2 drawn:

Tour matches

One-day: Sri Lanka Cricket President's XI v England XI

15 November 2003
Scorecard
 England XI
237/8 (38 overs)
v
Sri Lanka Cricket President's XI Sri Lanka
76/1 (17.1 overs)
Andrew Strauss 83 (88)
Nandika Ranjith 2/32 (8 overs)
Michael Vandort 39 (59)
James Kirtley 1/12 (4 overs)
No result
Tyronne Fernando Stadium, Moratuwa
Umpires: Grashan Liyanage (SL) and Ranmore Martinesz (SL)
  • England XI won the toss and elected to bat.
  • Rain reduced the number of overs to 38 per side and caused the game to be abandoned.

First-class: Sri Lanka Cricket President's XI vs England XI

26–28 November 2003
Scorecard
v
181 (67.5 overs)
Bathiya Perera 55* (125)
James Kirtley 4/41 (14 overs)
314/9d (71.3 overs)
Mark Butcher 151* (219)
Dilhara Fernando 3/79 (21 overs)
135/4 (44 overs)
Michael Vandort 42 (46)
Robert Croft 1/18 (7 overs)
Match drawn
Colombo Cricket Club Ground, Colombo
Umpires: Gamini Dissanayake (SL) and (SL)
  • Sri Lanka Board XI won the toss and elected to bat.


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