South Africa in Sri Lanka ODI Series - 1st ODI

Sri Lanka v South Africa

Sri Lanka won by 180 runs

7.1

Peterson to Tharanga, no run, angled across to off stump, pushed to covers

7.2

Peterson to Tharanga, no run, comes down the track but only pushes it away

7.3

Peterson to Tharanga, no run, angled across again, just outside off, cut to point

7.4

Peterson to Tharanga, no run, slight turn down the leg side, would have been wide had he not tucked it to square leg

7.5

Peterson to Tharanga, FOUR, shot, Tharanga had been itching to jump out, Peterson gives it some air, Tharanga reaches the pitch and drills it past mid off

7.6

Peterson to Tharanga, no run, comes out again, too close to the pitch this time, and mishits to extra cover

Sri Lanka 38/1   RJ Peterson 1-0-4-0

9.1

Peterson to Sangakkara, no run, comes across and turns it off middle to midwicket

9.2

Peterson to Sangakkara, 1 run, straightish length ball on middle and leg, pushed to midwicket

9.3

Peterson to Tharanga, 1 run

9.4

Peterson to Sangakkara, SIX, long on had been brought in, Sanga skipped out early, and launched clean hit that crashed into the boundary rope

9.5

Peterson to Sangakkara, 1 run, tossed up on leg stump, worked away to deep midwicket

9.6

Peterson to Tharanga, no run, nudged to square leg

Sri Lanka 50/1   RJ Peterson 2-0-13-0

28.1

Peterson to Jayawardene, 1 run, angled in good length, does not turn, is nudged square

28.2

Peterson to Sangakkara, no run

28.3

Peterson to Sangakkara, 1 run, Sanga gets to one more ODI fifty with a push to long on, and the horns go on and on at the Premadasa

28.4

Peterson to Jayawardene, no run, that looked pretty straight, but the leg-before appeal is turned down by umpire Martinesz after Mahela missed the sweep, AB makes the signal for a review finally after some discussions, it was coming in with the angle, no turn, hit him in front of middle and leg, and the ball-tracker says it is missing leg stump

28.5

Peterson to Jayawardene, 2 runs, and next ball Mahela moves inside the line and plays his chip shot over extra cover, in the gap in the deep for two more

28.6

Peterson to Jayawardene, no run, pushed back to the bowler

Sri Lanka 148/2   RJ Peterson 3-0-17-0

30.1

Peterson to Jayawardene, no run, wants the single after running a ball to point, but has to get back

30.2

Peterson to Jayawardene, 1 run, angled in, middle and leg, worked to deep square

30.3

Peterson to Sangakkara, 1 run, shortish, and that has almost rolled along, Sanga was alert though, opened up and punched it to long on

30.4

Peterson to Jayawardene, 2 runs, comes down the track and hits out to deep midwicket

30.5

Peterson to Jayawardene, 1 run, he tried the lofted shot over extra cover, but hit it too straight, on the bounce to long off

30.6

Peterson to Sangakkara, no run, full delivery pushed back

Sri Lanka 157/2   RJ Peterson 4-0-22-0

32.1

Peterson to Sangakkara, 1 run, drops it shortish as Sanga comes out, takes one with a push to long on

32.2

Peterson to Jayawardene, FOUR, Mahela executes the lofted drive over extra cover to perfection, splitting the gap between long off and the sweeper

32.3

Peterson to Jayawardene, 1 run, pushes through point for one more

32.4

Peterson to Sangakkara, 2 runs, leaving the crease all the time, clipping it between deep midwicket and deep square leg for an easy two

32.5

Peterson to Sangakkara, no run, bowled full on the stumps, he makes slight room and drills it hard, but finds mid off

32.6

Peterson to Sangakkara, no run, comes out and pushes but cannot get it past midwicket, is furious with himself

Sri Lanka 167/2   RJ Peterson 5-0-30-0
Series Results
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (RPS) - Jul 31, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 128 runs
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Pallekele - Jul 28, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Pallekele - Jul 26, 2013
South Africa won by 56 runs
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (RPS) - Jul 23, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 17 runs (D/L method)
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (RPS) - Jul 20, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 180 runs
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Jul 20, 2013

Sri Lanka players celebrate their win in the series opener, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st ODI, Colombo, July 20, 2013

Sri Lanka players celebrate their win in the series opener

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Jul 20, 2013

Dinesh Chandimal is all smiles after his side's win, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st ODI, Colombo, July 20, 2013

Dinesh Chandimal is all smiles after his side's win

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