Close of Play

  • Fri, 30 Jul - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 34/2 (M van Jaarsveld 8*, JH Kallis 2*, 8 ov)
  • Sat, 31 Jul - day 2 - Sri Lanka Board President's XI 2nd innings 123/1 (MG Vandort 73*, RP Arnold 38*, 30 ov)
  • Sun, 01 Aug - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 129/2 (30 ov) - end of match
  • Smith guides South Africans to the draw

    Graeme Smith played a captain's innings of 85 not out as the South Africans secured a draw in their tour match against the Sri Lanka Board President's XI in Colombo

  • Vandort helps put President's XI on top

    The South Africans may have made a bright start to their tour of Sri Lanka with the ball, but their batting didn't quite go to plan today

  • Ntini quick off the mark for South Africa

    Makhaya Ntini needed no time to hit his straps at the start of South Africa's five-week tour of Sri Lanka, as he ripped through a Board President's XI with figures of 5 for 37, on the opening day of their tour match in Colombo