VB Series, 9th Match: South Africa v Sri Lanka at Perth, Jan 31, 2006
VB Series - 9th match
South Africa won by 5 wickets (with 29 balls remaining)
31 January 2006 - day/night match (50-over match)
  Sri Lanka innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal J Mubarak b Smith 31 65 50 5 0 62.00
15.6 bowls the top spin, goes on the cut, ball comes into him, bottom edge drags it into the stumps 94/1
View dismissal ST Jayasuriya c Prince b Smith 86 96 65 9 3 132.30
21.5 slightly short, gets back and cuts late, in the air, Prince dives, takes a blinding two handed catch at backward point 137/2
View dismissal KC Sangakkara c Kemp b Langeveldt 16 40 24 1 0 66.66
24.3 just on the off, leaving him as he drives, edges to slip 144/4
View dismissal DPMD Jayawardene lbw b Smith 1 7 8 0 0 12.50
23.5 pushes forward, ball turns back from outside off, into the pad and thats out 142/3
View dismissal MS Atapattu* c Rudolph b van der Wath 7 23 17 0 0 41.17
30.3 short, cuts down the throat of deep cover 159/5
View dismissal RP Arnold c Kemp b Pollock 15 44 46 1 0 32.60
36.4 short outside off, gets back cuts, in the air, the tall Kemp at gully goes high to his right to take a two handed catch 179/6
View dismissal TM Dilshan run out (Kemp/van der Wath) 37 74 42 3 0 88.09
47.4 van der Wath to Muralitharan, outside the off, back, dabs just wide of backward point, Dilshan comes, Murali stays, kemp gathers and goes back to the bowler who lifts the bails 221/10
View dismissal WPUJC Vaas run out (Prince/Smith) 0 1 2 0 0 0.00
37.1 Smith to Dilshan, turned off the hips behind square, hesitation, Vaas keeps on coming, Dilshan stays, Prince returns to Smith who calmly lifts the bails with Vaas at the other end 179/7
View dismissal KMDN Kulasekara c Kemp b Pollock 1 4 6 0 0 16.66
38.4 just on the off, this one leaves him enough to get the edge and a fairly easy catch low down for Kemp at slip 182/8
View dismissal HMCM Bandara run out (Prince/van der Wath) 11 30 22 0 1 50.00
45.4 van der Wath to Dilshan, a full toss on the leg is driven straight, Prince gets across sliding, fumbles, and a silly second is attempted, Prince returns to the bowler who has the bails off, no need for the TV umpire 216/9
M Muralitharan not out 1 8 6 0 0 16.66
Extras (lb 10, w 3, nb 2) 15
  Total (all out; 47.4 overs; 205 mins) 221 (4.63 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
View wickets SM Pollock 10 3 17 2 1.70 46 1 0
36.4 to Arnold, short outside off, gets back cuts, in the air, the tall Kemp at gully goes high to his right to take a two handed catch 179/6
38.4 to Kulasekara, just on the off, this one leaves him enough to get the edge and a fairly easy catch low down for Kemp at slip 182/8
View wicket CK Langeveldt 10 0 50 1 5.00 37 3 2 (2nb, 1w)
24.3 to Sangakkara, just on the off, leaving him as he drives, edges to slip 144/4
  AJ Hall 9 0 48 0 5.33 30 5 0
View wicket JJ van der Wath 8.4 0 66 1 7.61 22 8 2
30.3 to Atapattu, short, cuts down the throat of deep cover 159/5
View wickets GC Smith 10 0 30 3 3.00 40 2 0 (2w)
15.6 to Mubarak, bowls the top spin, goes on the cut, ball comes into him, bottom edge drags it into the stumps 94/1
21.5 to Jayasuriya, slightly short, gets back and cuts late, in the air, Prince dives, takes a blinding two handed catch at backward point 137/2
23.5 to Jayawardene, pushes forward, ball turns back from outside off, into the pad and thats out 142/3
  South Africa innings (target: 222 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan 41 70 52 4 1 78.84
16.4 outside the off, gets well back, looked like he played for the doosra, gets the off spinner and a feint edge to the keeper 84/1
View dismissal HH Dippenaar c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan 87 139 94 7 3 92.55
32.1 pushes forward to the doosra, guessed wrong, plays for the off spin, edge feintly to Sangakara 164/3
View dismissal JA Rudolph st †Sangakkara b Bandara 25 62 48 0 0 52.08
31.6 comes down the pitch, gets the googly, runs past it and keeps on heading to the change rooms, easy stumping for Kumar 164/2
View dismissal HH Gibbs b Muralitharan 4 10 8 0 0 50.00
34.4 flighted outside off, Gibbs goes for the big heave ho, beaten, bowled 175/4
MV Boucher not out 30 50 33 1 0 90.90
View dismissal JM Kemp st †Sangakkara b Bandara 6 11 12 0 0 50.00
37.6 uses the feet, turns it into a yorker on his own, swings and misses, Sangakkara does very well with the full pitched ball 190/5
AG Prince not out 20 27 25 3 0 80.00
Extras (b 4, w 6, nb 1) 11
  Total (5 wickets; 45.1 overs; 193 mins) 224 (4.95 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
  WPUJC Vaas 9 1 39 0 4.33 32 4 0 (3w)
  RP Arnold 1 0 11 0 11.00 3 1 1
  KMDN Kulasekara 5.1 0 22 0 4.25 21 4 0
View wickets M Muralitharan 10 0 44 3 4.40 30 1 1 (1nb, 2w)
16.4 to Smith, outside the off, gets well back, looked like he played for the doosra, gets the off spinner and a feint edge to the keeper 84/1
32.1 to Dippenaar, pushes forward to the doosra, guessed wrong, plays for the off spin, edge feintly to Sangakara 164/3
34.4 to Gibbs, flighted outside off, Gibbs goes for the big heave ho, beaten, bowled 175/4
  TM Dilshan 7 0 44 0 6.28 15 4 1
View wickets HMCM Bandara 10 0 47 2 4.70 27 1 1
31.6 to Rudolph, comes down the pitch, gets the googly, runs past it and keeps on heading to the change rooms, easy stumping for Kumar 164/2
37.6 to Kemp, uses the feet, turns it into a yorker on his own, swings and misses, Sangakkara does very well with the full pitched ball 190/5
  ST Jayasuriya 3 0 13 0 4.33 8 0 0 (1w)

Match details


Toss - Sri Lanka, who chose to bat
Points - South Africa 4, Sri Lanka 0
South Africa replacement - J Botha for CK Langeveldt (Sri Lanka innings, 45.4 ov)
Sri Lanka replacement - HMCM Bandara for CRD Fernando (Sri Lanka innings, 38.4 ov)
Player of the match - GC Smith (South Africa)
Umpires - MR Benson (England) and PD Parker
TV umpire - RL Parry
Match referee - JJ Crowe (New Zealand)

Match Notes


    • 4th Umpire - JK Brookes
    • Sri Lanka innings
    • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
    • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 11.3 overs (70 balls), Extras 8
    • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 73 balls (J Mubarak 22, ST Jayasuriya 38, Ex 8)
    • ST Jayasuriya: 50 off 44 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
    • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 94/1 in 16.0 overs (ST Jayasuriya 55, KC Sangakkara 0)
    • Power Play 3: Overs 16.1 - 21.0
    • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 17.2 overs (105 balls), Extras 8
    • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 27.4 overs (168 balls), Extras 10
    • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 43.6 overs (269 balls), Extras 15
    • South Africa innings
    • South Africa: 50 runs in 9.5 overs (62 balls), Extras 3
    • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (GC Smith 26, HH Dippenaar 29, Ex 4)
    • Drinks: South Africa - 84/1 in 16.4 overs (HH Dippenaar 39, JA Rudolph 0)
    • Power Play 2: Overs 17.1 - 22.0
    • South Africa: 100 runs in 20.3 overs (128 balls), Extras 5
    • HH Dippenaar: 50 off 61 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
    • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 70 balls (HH Dippenaar 32, JA Rudolph 23, Ex 5)
    • South Africa: 150 runs in 30.2 overs (189 balls), Extras 11
    • Drinks: South Africa - 164/2 in 32.0 overs (HH Dippenaar 87, HH Gibbs 0)
    • South Africa: 200 runs in 40.1 overs (248 balls), Extras 11
    • Power Play 3: Overs 45.1 - 50.0
 
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