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Sri Lanka v. Pakistan

Sri Lanka v Pakistan Test Series 2014

Galle International Stadium, Galle: Wednesday 6 August 2014 10:00 (day 5 of 5)

Toss: Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat.

Result: Sri Lanka win by 7 wickets

  1. Sri Lanka were beaten by 153 runs by South Africa in the last Test Match played at Galle. They have never lost consecutive Test Matches at the venue.
  2. Sri Lanka legend Mahela Jayawardene has scored 2,297 Test runs at Galle at an average of 71.78. In 35 innings in this format, he has made seven centuries and 11 half centuries.
  3. Jayawardene has taken exactly 200 Test catches. Rahul Dravid (210) is the only player in the format's history to have taken more in the field.
  4. Kumar Sangakkara and Angelo Matthews are the only two players with over 1000 Test runs in 2014. Sangakkara has 1,163 at an average of 77.53 while Matthews has 1003 at 91.18.
  5. Pakistan have lost the toss in 11 of their last 13 Test Matches (W3 D3 L7).