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1997–98 Sri Lankan cricket season

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The 1997–98 Sri Lankan cricket season featured two Test series with Sri Lanka playing against Zimbabwe and New Zealand.

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Honours

  • P Saravanamuttu Trophy – Sinhalese Sports Club
  • Hatna Trophy – Nondescripts Cricket Club
  • Most runs – MS Atapattu 868 @ 96.44 (HS 223)
  • Most wickets – UC Hathurusingha 35 @ 16.17 (BB 7-55)
  • Test series

    Sri Lanka won the Test series against Zimbabwe 2–0:

  • 1st Test @ Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy – Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets
  • 2nd Test @ Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo – Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets
  • Sri Lanka won the Test series against New Zealand 2–1:

  • 1st Test @ R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo – New Zealand won by 167 runs
  • 2nd Test @ Galle International Stadium – Sri Lanka won by an innings and 16 runs
  • 3rd Test @ Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo – Sri Lanka won by 164 runs
  • References

    1997–98 Sri Lankan cricket season Wikipedia


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