Close of Play

  • Sat, 22 Jul - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 351/3 (HM Amla 128*, AG Prince 15*, 90 ov)
  • Sun, 23 Jul - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 43/1 (HH Dippenaar 22*, AB de Villiers 3*, 9 ov)
  • Mon, 24 Jul - day 3 - Sri Lanka A 2nd innings 89/1 (20 ov) - end of match
  • Jayasuriya tipped for openers slot

    Sanath Jayasuriya has been named in a 14-man squad for the first Test against South Africa starting in Colombo on Thursday

  • de Villiers and Rudolph prosper in drawn match

    If the Sri Lanka selectors were hoping to use this three-day practice game as a guideline before they pick the squad for the first Test, which starts a week on Thursday, they got nowhere

  • Nel's fire blows Sri Lanka away

    If the Sri Lanka selectors were hoping to use this three-day practice game as a guideline before they pick the squad for the first Test, which starts a week on Thursday, they got nowhere

  • Rudolph and Amla strike centuries

    Jacques Rudolph and Hashim Amla struck fine centuries as the South Africans made an impressive start to their tour of Sri Lanka