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Close of Play

  • Tue, 14 Sep - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 231/5 (DJ Cullinan 85*, DJ Richardson 51*)
  • Wed, 15 Sep - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 117/3 (PA de Silva 44*, A Ranatunga 30*)
  • Thu, 16 Sep - day 3 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 245/5 (HP Tillakaratne 29*, ST Jayasuriya 35*)
  • Fri, 17 Sep - rest day
  • Sat, 18 Sep - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 159/4 (WJ Cronje 73*, BM McMillan 0*, 61 ov)
  • Sun, 19 Sep - day 5 - no play

Match Notes

South Africa tour of Sri Lanka 1993 News

  • A tale of two SSC Tests

    In 1993 and 2006, South Africa's bowlers had vastly different results in Colombo. Brett Schultz and Makhaya Ntini look back

  • The man who had to be king

    Not so much the man who would be king as the man who had to be king, Shaun Pollock will carry a fair bit of excess baggage in his coffin when he flies off to Sri Lanka with his South African side on Friday

  • History favours South Africa

    History, brief though it may be, suggests that South Africa will hold sway in Sri Lanka next month when they return for their second tour of the island