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Dale Steyn went past Waqar Younis' Test wicket tally but Sri Lanka remained on top in Colombo, with South Africa ending the fourth day 38 for 1 chasing 369
Dale Steyn went past Waqar Younis' Test wicket tally but Sri Lanka remained on top in Colombo, with South Africa ending the fourth day 38 for 1 chasing 369 © AFP
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'Smith revelled in captaincy'

Modern Masters: Graeme Smith gave you the impression that he's not going to back down, whatever the contest

'Smith's record in India is an aberration'

Modern Masters: Rahul Dravid and Sanjay Manjrekar discuss Graeme Smith's terrific record in different conditions

'Smith always backed himself to win a Test for SA'

Modern Masters: Graeme Smith's fourth-innings stats are a testament of his tremendous mental strength

'Smith played the ball so late'

Modern Masters: Rahul Dravid and Sanjay Manjrekar discuss Graeme Smith's unorthodox technique and the problem of setting fields for him

'Virtually impossible to replace Kallis'

Modern Masters: Without Jacques Kallis you don't see balance in the South African side

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The last of the long run-up

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Faf du Plessis thinks a catch down the leg side needs a do-over

The wicket of Kithuruwan Vithanage was Morne Morkel's 200th in Test cricket
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Umpires Nigel Llong and Richard Kettleborough check the light
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Faf du Plessis takes a blinder to dismiss Kithuruwan Vithanage
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Dale Steyn took his 374th Test wicket to go past Waqar Younis
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Johan Wessels top-scored with 56
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Vincent Moore finished with 4 for 23
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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Test: Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (SSC) - Jul 24-28
Sri Lanka 421 & 229/8d South Africa 282 & 47/1
Australia A v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
NPS v Sth Africa A at Darwin
Jul 31, 2014 (10:00 local | 00:30 GMT | 20:30 EDT | 19:30 CDT | 17:30 PDT)
1st Youth Test: England U19 v S Africa U19 at Cambridge
Aug 1-4, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
1st unofficial Test: Australia A v Sth Africa A at Townsville
Aug 7-10, 2014 (09:30 local | 23:30 GMT | 19:30 EDT | 18:30 CDT | 16:30 PDT)
2nd Youth Test: England U19 v S Africa U19 at Northampton
Aug 7-10, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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