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Match Details

Toss

Sri Lanka , elected to field first

Series result

South Africa won the 3-match series 2-1

Player of the match

Player of the series

Match number

Season

Hours of play (local time)

10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30

Match days

3,4,5,6 January 2012 (5-day match)

TV Umpires

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

Close of Play

  • Tue, 3 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 347/3 (JH Kallis 159*, AB de Villiers 45*, 90 ov)
  • Wed, 4 Jan - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 149/2 (KC Sangakkara 35*, DPMD Jayawardene 7*, 39 ov)
  • Thu, 5 Jan - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 138/4 (TT Samaraweera 19*, AD Mathews 28*, 53 ov)
  • Fri, 6 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 2/0 - end of match

Match Notes