Sri Lankan cricket team in England in 1988

The Sri Lanka cricket team toured England in the 1988 season to play a one-match Test series against England.

England won the series 1-0.

Test series summaryEdit

25 – 30 August 1988
(5–day match)
Scorecard
v
194 (65.5 overs)
JR Ratnayeke 59* (112)
NA Foster 3/51 (21 overs)
429 (134.2 overs)
RC Russell 94 (202)
GF Labrooy 4/119 (40 overs)
331 (109.3 overs)
A Ranatunga 78 (179)
PJ Newport 4/87 (26.3 overs)
100/3 (34.4 overs)
GA Gooch 36 (70)
MAR Samarasekera 2/38 (10 overs)
England won by 7 wickets
Lord's, London
Umpires: DJ Constant and JW Holder
Player of the match: PJ Newport (ENG) and JR Ratnayeke (SL)

One Day Internationals (ODIs)Edit

England won the Texaco Trophy 1-0.

Only ODIEdit

4 September 1988
Scorecard
Sri Lanka  
242/7 (55 overs)
v
  England
245/5 (52.4 overs)
LRD Mendis 60 (65)
GC Small 3/44 (11 overs)
KJ Barnett 84 (146)
GF Labrooy 3/40 (10 overs)
England won by 5 wickets
The Oval, London
Umpires: JW Holder and KE Palmer
Player of the match: KJ Barnett (ENG)

External sourcesEdit

Annual reviewsEdit