Result
1st Test, Galle, Jul 16-20 2014, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka
455/9d & 206/6d
(71.3 ov, target 370)
292 & 216
South Africa won by 153 runs
Player Of The Match
South Africa
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Petersen lbw b Perera3446764073.91
D Elgar c †Chandimal b Lakmal10318724611355.08
F du Plessis c Silva b Perera801962475140.81
HM Amla (c)c Perera b Herath1136411030.55
AB de Villiers  b Lakmal2148664043.75
Q de Kock c Jayawardene b Perera51901126056.66
DW Steyn  b Lakmal320370015.00
JP Duminy not out10020627610048.54
VD Philander lbw b Mathews27961153028.12
M Morkel  b Perera22741154029.72
Extras(lb 2, nb 1)3
TOTAL(166.2 Ov, RR: 2.73, 665 Mts)455/9d
Did not bat: Imran Tahir 
Fall of wickets: 1-70 (Alviro Petersen, 16.5 ov), 2-195 (Dean Elgar, 62.6 ov), 3-220 (Hashim Amla, 73.4 ov), 4-246 (Faf du Plessis, 82.3 ov), 5-266 (AB de Villiers, 89.6 ov), 6-290 (Dale Steyn, 99.3 ov), 7-314 (Quinton de Kock, 108.5 ov), 8-389 (Vernon Philander, 138.5 ov), 9-455 (Morne Morkel, 166.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RAS Lakmal33127532.2701
RMS Eranga943203.5500
HMRKB Herath601214812.4600
AD Mathews1113613.2700
MDK Perera53.2816243.0300
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JK Silva c Philander b Steyn843751018.60
WU Tharanga st †de Kock b Duminy8315518814153.54
KC Sangakkara  b Morkel2434673070.58
DPMD Jayawardene lbw b Steyn39170033.33
HDRL Thirimanne c †de Kock b Steyn38981477038.77
AD Mathews (c) b Imran Tahir8918223214148.90
LD Chandimal c Petersen b Steyn611121054.54
MDK Perera c †de Kock b Steyn0510000.00
HMRKB Herath c de Villiers b Morkel19611373031.14
RAS Lakmal c †de Kock b Morkel620230030.00
RMS Eranga not out11223008.33
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 1, w 3)15
TOTAL(104.5 Ov, RR: 2.78, 465 Mts)292
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Kaushal Silva, 16.3 ov), 2-98 (Kumar Sangakkara, 31.6 ov), 3-104 (Mahela Jayawardene, 35.6 ov), 4-136 (Upul Tharanga, 42.4 ov), 5-190 (Lahiru Thirimanne, 71.1 ov), 6-200 (Dinesh Chandimal, 73.4 ov), 7-201 (Dilruwan Perera, 75.3 ov), 8-272 (Angelo Mathews, 94.6 ov), 9-283 (Suranga Lakmal, 99.6 ov), 10-292 (Rangana Herath, 104.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn2385452.3410
VD Philander1563102.0601
M Morkel18.584932.6020
Imran Tahir2657512.8800
JP Duminy1544713.1300
D Elgar712503.5700
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
D Elgar c †Chandimal b Herath1229412041.37
AN Petersen c †Chandimal b Perera3263784050.79
F du Plessis  b Herath37781033047.43
HM Amla (c)c Tharanga b Perera2224272091.66
AB de Villiers  b Perera5158816087.93
Q de Kock c & b Perera3640594090.00
JP Duminy not out810160080.00
Extras(b 4, lb 4)8
TOTAL(50.2 Ov, RR: 4.09, 205 Mts)206/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Dean Elgar, 11.5 ov), 2-54 (Alviro Petersen, 19.6 ov), 3-88 (Hashim Amla, 27.5 ov), 4-131 (Faf du Plessis, 37.4 ov), 5-193 (AB de Villiers, 46.4 ov), 6-206 (Quinton de Kock, 50.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RAS Lakmal903503.8800
HMRKB Herath2228423.8100
MDK Perera19.217944.0800
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 370 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WU Tharanga c †de Kock b Steyn14131220107.69
JK Silva c †de Kock b Steyn38981505038.77
KC Sangakkara c Amla b Duminy761452059152.41
DPMD Jayawardene c †de Kock b Morkel1031472032.25
HDRL Thirimanne c de Villiers b Steyn1223340152.17
AD Mathews (c)not out27701083138.57
LD Chandimal c †de Kock b Morkel16100016.66
MDK Perera c †de Kock b Steyn0714000.00
HMRKB Herath c de Villiers b Duminy20183040111.11
RAS Lakmal c Imran Tahir b Morkel1218323066.66
RMS Eranga c Elgar b Morkel011000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 1)6
TOTAL(71.3 Ov, RR: 3.02, 332 Mts)216
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Upul Tharanga, 2.4 ov), 2-118 (Kaushal Silva, 35.5 ov), 3-138 (Mahela Jayawardene, 46.1 ov), 4-149 (Kumar Sangakkara, 50.1 ov), 5-153 (Lahiru Thirimanne, 53.1 ov), 6-158 (Dinesh Chandimal, 54.3 ov), 7-161 (Dilruwan Perera, 57.3 ov), 8-190 (Rangana Herath, 64.2 ov), 9-216 (Suranga Lakmal, 71.2 ov), 10-216 (Shaminda Eranga, 71.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn1744542.6400
VD Philander1143403.0901
M Morkel13.362942.1400
Imran Tahir1936403.3600
JP Duminy1043823.8000
D Elgar10101.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Galle International Stadium
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Dale Steyn
Series resultSouth Africa led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2129
Season2014
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days16,17,18,19,20 July 2014 (5-day match)
Umpires
Richard Kettleborough
Billy Bowden
TV Umpire
Nigel Llong
Reserve Umpire
Ruchira Palliyaguruge
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 16 Jul - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 268/5 (Q de Kock 17*, DW Steyn 0*, 91 ov)
Thu, 17 Jul - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 30/0 (JK Silva 8*, WU Tharanga 20*, 12 ov)
Fri, 18 Jul - day 3 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 283/9 (HMRKB Herath 12*, 100 ov)
Sat, 19 Jul - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 110/1 (JK Silva 37*, KC Sangakkara 58*, 32 ov)
Sun, 20 Jul - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 216 (71.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 183 balls (JK Silva 37, KC Sangakkara 63, Ex 1)
  • Over 37.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - DPMD Jayawardene (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 138/2 in 46.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 74, DPMD Jayawardene 10)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 51.5 overs (312 balls), Extras 2
  • Over 54.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - LD Chandimal (Struck down)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 161/6 in 56.0 overs (AD Mathews 8, MDK Perera 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 66.6 overs (403 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 207/8 in 69.0 overs (AD Mathews 26, RAS Lakmal 4)
Day 4
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 292/10 in 104.5 overs (RMS Eranga 1)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Drinks: South Africa - 33/1 in 11.5 overs (AN Petersen 17)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 17.4 overs (106 balls), Extras 4
  • Over 19.6: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - AN Petersen (Struck down)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 63/2 in 22.0 overs (F du Plessis 8, HM Amla 7)
  • Over 24.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - F du Plessis (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 30.1 overs (181 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: South Africa - 131/4 in 37.4 overs (AB de Villiers 24)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 40.6 overs (246 balls), Extras 4
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 55 balls (6 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 47 balls (AB de Villiers 26, Q de Kock 25, Ex 0)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 48.3 overs (291 balls), Extras 8
  • Tea: South Africa - 206/6 in 50.2 overs (JP Duminy 8)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 12.4 overs (76 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 51/1 in 13.0 overs (JK Silva 14, KC Sangakkara 23)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 92 balls (JK Silva 17, KC Sangakkara 38, Ex 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 24.2 overs (146 balls), Extras 1
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 66 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 110/1 in 32.0 overs (JK Silva 37, KC Sangakkara 58)
Day 3
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 18.4 overs (113 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 72/1 in 25.0 overs (WU Tharanga 45, KC Sangakkara 16)
  • WU Tharanga: 50 off 100 balls (10 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 72 balls (WU Tharanga 28, KC Sangakkara 23, Ex 2)
  • Rain: Sri Lanka - 98/1 in 31.4 overs (WU Tharanga 62, KC Sangakkara 24)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 32.2 overs (195 balls), Extras 4
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 104/3 in 36.0 overs (WU Tharanga 65)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 147/4 in 51.0 overs (HDRL Thirimanne 19, AD Mathews 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 51.5 overs (312 balls), Extras 8
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 182/4 in 66.0 overs (HDRL Thirimanne 32, AD Mathews 24)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 154 balls (HDRL Thirimanne 25, AD Mathews 26, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 72.5 overs (438 balls), Extras 8
  • AD Mathews: 50 off 114 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 229/7 in 80.0 overs (AD Mathews 56, HMRKB Herath 2)
  • Over 81.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - HMRKB Herath (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 87.2 overs (525 balls), Extras 13
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 71 balls (AD Mathews 42, HMRKB Herath 6, Ex 4)
  • Over 87.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - HMRKB Herath (Upheld)
  • Over 92.2: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - AD Mathews (Struck down)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 283/9 in 100.0 overs (HMRKB Herath 12)
  • Over 99.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - RAS Lakmal (Struck down)
Day 2
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 101.5 overs (611 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: South Africa - 307/6 in 106.0 overs (Q de Kock 44, JP Duminy 9)
  • Q de Kock: 50 off 86 balls (6 x 4)
  • Over 108.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - Q de Kock (Struck down)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 331/7 in 121.0 overs (JP Duminy 22, VD Philander 3)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 125.3 overs (754 balls), Extras 3
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 131 balls (JP Duminy 35, VD Philander 14, Ex 1)
  • JP Duminy: 50 off 99 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 386/7 in 137.0 overs (JP Duminy 54, VD Philander 26)
  • South Africa: 400 runs in 142.4 overs (857 balls), Extras 3
  • Tea: South Africa - 414/8 in 149.0 overs (JP Duminy 72, M Morkel 9)
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 136 balls (JP Duminy 34, M Morkel 18, Ex 0)
  • South Africa: 450 runs in 164.2 overs (987 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: South Africa - 453/8 in 165.0 overs (JP Duminy 98, M Morkel 22)
  • JP Duminy: 100 off 206 balls (10 x 4)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 455/9 in 166.2 overs (JP Duminy 100)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 30/0 in 12.0 overs (JK Silva 8, WU Tharanga 20)
Day 1
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 11.2 overs (68 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (AN Petersen 25, D Elgar 27, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 58/0 in 12.5 overs (AN Petersen 26, D Elgar 32)
  • Over 16.5: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - AN Petersen (Struck down)
  • D Elgar: 50 off 74 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 25.3 overs (153 balls), Extras 1
  • Lunch: South Africa - 111/1 in 29.0 overs (D Elgar 62, F du Plessis 14)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 93 balls (D Elgar 34, F du Plessis 19, Ex 0)
  • Over 38.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - F du Plessis (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 146/1 in 44.0 overs (D Elgar 82, F du Plessis 29)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 44.3 overs (267 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 186 balls (D Elgar 55, F du Plessis 48, Ex 0)
  • F du Plessis: 50 off 113 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • D Elgar: 100 off 162 balls (11 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • Tea: South Africa - 194/1 in 60.0 overs (D Elgar 102, F du Plessis 57)
  • Over 60.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - F du Plessis (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 64.1 overs (385 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: South Africa - 222/3 in 76.0 overs (F du Plessis 72, AB de Villiers 0)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 84.2 overs (506 balls), Extras 2
  • Over 86.2: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Upheld)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 268/5 in 91.0 overs (Q de Kock 17, DW Steyn 0)