Result
2nd Test, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka at Colombo (SSC), Jul 24-28 2014
421 & 229/8d
111 ov, target 369
282 & 159/8
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
WU Tharanga c †de Kock b Steyn1116212068.75
JK Silva c de Villiers b Duminy44731167060.27
KC Sangakkara c Imran Tahir b Steyn012000.00
DPMD Jayawardene run out (Petersen)16528445617158.09
AD Mathews (c)c †de Kock b Duminy631351676046.66
KDK Vithanage c de Villiers b Morkel1338591134.21
N Dickwella run out (†de Kock)721161958162.06
MDK Perera c Amla b Imran Tahir1241490129.26
HMRKB Herath not out714291050.00
BAW Mendis c †de Kock b Philander211140018.18
RAS Lakmal c †de Kock b Philander44610100.00
Extras(b 11, lb 14, nb 3)28
TOTAL(121.4 Ov, RR: 3.46, 562 Mts)421
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Upul Tharanga, 4.5 ov), 2-16 (Kumar Sangakkara, 4.6 ov), 3-115 (Kaushal Silva, 25.2 ov), 4-246 (Angelo Mathews, 64.5 ov), 5-285 (Kithuruwan Vithanage, 77.2 ov), 6-385 (Mahela Jayawardene, 105.2 ov), 7-404 (Dilruwan Perera, 116.4 ov), 8-409 (Niroshan Dickwella, 117.2 ov), 9-415 (Ajantha Mendis, 119.6 ov), 10-421 (Suranga Lakmal, 121.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn2256923.1300
VD Philander21.475222.4001
M Morkel2666912.6501
Imran Tahir33412113.6600
JP Duminy1818024.4401
D Elgar10505.0000
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AN Petersen c & b Herath21070020.00
D Elgar c Silva b Perera12235004.54
F du Plessis c †Dickwella b Lakmal361091303133.02
HM Amla (c)not out13938248612036.38
AB de Villiers lbw b Perera37991275037.37
Q de Kock  b Perera022000.00
JP Duminy st †Dickwella b Herath35868005.17
VD Philander  b Perera929380031.03
DW Steyn c Sangakkara b Herath3071752242.25
Imran Tahir c Tharanga b Herath1532632046.87
M Morkel c Silva b Perera015000.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 6, w 1)10
TOTAL(134.5 Ov, RR: 2.09, 522 Mts)282
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Alviro Petersen, 1.5 ov), 2-13 (Dean Elgar, 8.3 ov), 3-71 (Faf du Plessis, 38.2 ov), 4-150 (AB de Villiers, 68.4 ov), 5-150 (Quinton de Kock, 68.6 ov), 6-175 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 89.4 ov), 7-204 (Vernon Philander, 98.2 ov), 8-251 (Dale Steyn, 117.5 ov), 9-279 (Imran Tahir, 133.6 ov), 10-282 (Morne Morkel, 134.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RAS Lakmal2375412.3414
HMRKB Herath45177141.5700
MDK Perera41.5116951.6400
BAW Mendis2116803.2302
KDK Vithanage401704.2500
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
WU Tharanga c †de Kock b Steyn3040454075.00
JK Silva c Philander b Morkel2657935045.61
KC Sangakkara c †de Kock b Morkel72901348080.00
DPMD Jayawardene c Elgar b Imran Tahir0610000.00
AD Mathews (c)not out63831322275.90
KDK Vithanage c du Plessis b Morkel7891087.50
N Dickwella c de Villiers b Steyn1621262076.19
MDK Perera  b Imran Tahir77810100.00
HMRKB Herath c de Villiers b Morkel411140036.36
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 1)4
TOTAL(53.4 Ov, RR: 4.26, 242 Mts)229/8d
Did not bat: RAS Lakmal, BAW Mendis 
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Upul Tharanga, 10.2 ov), 2-82 (Kaushal Silva, 21.1 ov), 3-83 (Mahela Jayawardene, 22.4 ov), 4-164 (Kumar Sangakkara, 39.6 ov), 5-174 (Kithuruwan Vithanage, 41.6 ov), 6-203 (Niroshan Dickwella, 47.6 ov), 7-214 (Dilruwan Perera, 50.2 ov), 8-229 (Rangana Herath, 53.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn1315924.5300
VD Philander1133503.1800
Imran Tahir1807624.2201
M Morkel9.414544.6500
D Elgar10909.0000
JP Duminy10202.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 369 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AN Petersen c Vithanage b Herath02521000.00
D Elgar  b Perera1365681020.00
Q de Kock c Vithanage b Herath3792961040.21
HM Amla (c)c Jayawardene b Perera251591704015.72
AB de Villiers  b Herath1267821017.91
F du Plessis c Jayawardene b Herath1049512020.40
JP Duminy lbw b Perera36563004.61
VD Philander not out27981055027.55
DW Steyn c †Dickwella b Herath628311021.42
Imran Tahir not out421271019.04
Extras(b 5, lb 14, nb 3)22
TOTAL(111 Ov, RR: 1.43, 359 Mts)159/8
Did not bat: M Morkel 
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Alviro Petersen, 8.1 ov), 2-47 (Dean Elgar, 21.3 ov), 3-68 (Quinton de Kock, 38.4 ov), 4-93 (AB de Villiers, 63.1 ov), 5-105 (Hashim Amla, 74.1 ov), 6-110 (Faf du Plessis, 78.4 ov), 7-130 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 93.4 ov), 8-148 (Dale Steyn, 102.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HMRKB Herath45304050.8800
MDK Perera44246031.3600
BAW Mendis1381701.3000
RAS Lakmal411102.7503
KDK Vithanage511202.4000
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka 2014
Player Of The Match
Mahela Jayawardene
Player Of The Series
Dilruwan Perera
Series resultSouth Africa won the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2131
Season2014
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days24,25,26,27,28 July 2014 (5-day match)
debut
Niroshan Dickwella
Umpires
Richard Kettleborough
Nigel Llong
TV Umpire
Billy Bowden
Reserve Umpire
Ranmore Martinesz
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 24 Jul - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 305/5 (DPMD Jayawardene 140*, N Dickwella 12*, 86 ov)
Fri, 25 Jul - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 98/3 (HM Amla 46*, AB de Villiers 11*, 52 ov)
Sat, 26 Jul - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 11/0 (WU Tharanga 6*, JK Silva 5*, 5 ov)
Sun, 27 Jul - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 38/1 (D Elgar 13*, Q de Kock 21*, 17 ov)
Mon, 28 Jul - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 159/8 (111 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Rain: South Africa - 47/1 in 21.1 overs (D Elgar 13, Q de Kock 28)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 21.4 overs (131 balls), Extras 9
  • Rain: South Africa - 55/2 in 24.0 overs (Q de Kock 28, HM Amla 4)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 55/2 in 24.0 overs (Q de Kock 28, HM Amla 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 79/3 in 50.0 overs (HM Amla 14, AB de Villiers 4)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 65.4 overs (396 balls), Extras 12
  • Tea: South Africa - 104/4 in 71.0 overs (HM Amla 24, F du Plessis 6)
  • Over 82.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - NJ Llong, Batsman - VD Philander (Struck down)
  • Rain: South Africa - 118/6 in 86.5 overs (JP Duminy 1, VD Philander 8)
  • Over 93.4: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - JP Duminy (Struck down)
  • Over 99.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - VD Philander (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 105.6 overs (639 balls), Extras 22
  • day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 159/8 (111 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 13.6 overs (84 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 66/1 in 18.0 overs (JK Silva 16, KC Sangakkara 20)
  • Over 22.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - DPMD Jayawardene (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 28.2 overs (170 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 108/3 in 30.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 38, AD Mathews 14)
  • Rain: Sri Lanka - 108/3 in 30.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 38, AD Mathews 14)
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 70 balls (6 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 79 balls (KC Sangakkara 30, AD Mathews 19, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 37.6 overs (229 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 188/5 in 45.0 overs (AD Mathews 41, N Dickwella 8)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 46.6 overs (283 balls), Extras 4
  • Bad Light: Sri Lanka - 203/6 in 48.0 overs (AD Mathews 48)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 203/6 in 48.0 overs (AD Mathews 48)
  • AD Mathews: 50 off 70 balls (2 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 229/8 in 53.4 overs (AD Mathews 63)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Bad Light: South Africa - 38/1 in 17.0 overs (D Elgar 13, Q de Kock 21)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 38/1 in 17.0 overs (D Elgar 13, Q de Kock 21)
  • day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 38/1 (D Elgar 13*, Q de Kock 21*, 17 ov)
Day 3
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 53.2 overs (321 balls), Extras 2
  • HM Amla: 50 off 140 balls (3 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 108 balls (HM Amla 28, AB de Villiers 20, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 143/3 in 65.0 overs (HM Amla 65, AB de Villiers 32)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 68.3 overs (416 balls), Extras 7
  • Lunch: South Africa - 163/5 in 82.0 overs (HM Amla 77, JP Duminy 3)
  • Over 87.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - JP Duminy (Struck down)
  • HM Amla: 100 off 253 balls (10 x 4)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 96.2 overs (583 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: South Africa - 201/6 in 97.0 overs (HM Amla 107, VD Philander 7)
  • Tea: South Africa - 234/7 in 111.0 overs (HM Amla 119, DW Steyn 18)
  • Over 112.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - NJ Llong, Batsman - DW Steyn (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 117.3 overs (710 balls), Extras 9
  • Drinks: South Africa - 272/8 in 128.0 overs (HM Amla 132, Imran Tahir 12)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 282/10 in 134.5 overs (HM Amla 139)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 11/0 in 5.0 overs (WU Tharanga 6, JK Silva 5)
  • day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 11/0 (WU Tharanga 6*, JK Silva 5*, 5 ov)
Day 2
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 150 off 244 balls (17 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 95 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 17, N Dickwella 32, Ex 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 350 runs in 96.5 overs (583 balls), Extras 24
  • Over 96.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - N Dickwella (Struck down)
  • N Dickwella: 50 off 69 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 361/5 in 99.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 156, N Dickwella 50)
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 170 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 32, N Dickwella 63, Ex 5)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 395/6 in 111.0 overs (N Dickwella 63, MDK Perera 9)
  • Sri Lanka: 400 runs in 114.3 overs (690 balls), Extras 27
  • Over 119.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - NJ Llong, Batsman - BAW Mendis (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 421/10 in 121.4 overs (HMRKB Herath 7)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Tea: South Africa - 23/2 in 16.0 overs (F du Plessis 17, HM Amla 2)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 32.3 overs (196 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: South Africa - 55/2 in 34.0 overs (F du Plessis 29, HM Amla 21)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 163 balls (F du Plessis 22, HM Amla 27, Ex 1)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 98/3 in 52.0 overs (HM Amla 46, AB de Villiers 11)
  • day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 98/3 (HM Amla 46*, AB de Villiers 11*, 52 ov)
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 44/2 in 13.0 overs (JK Silva 14, DPMD Jayawardene 18)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 14.6 overs (91 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 77 balls (JK Silva 16, DPMD Jayawardene 30, Ex 5)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 21.4 overs (131 balls), Extras 7
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 58 balls (7 x 4)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 115/3 in 26.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 53, AD Mathews 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 35.6 overs (217 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 165/3 in 39.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 71, AD Mathews 32)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 82 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 18, AD Mathews 32, Ex 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 50.5 overs (306 balls), Extras 8
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 100 off 137 balls (13 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 212/3 in 54.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 101, AD Mathews 48)
  • AD Mathews: 50 off 100 balls (4 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 178 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 48, AD Mathews 51, Ex 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 66.3 overs (400 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 269/4 in 71.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 128, KDK Vithanage 6)
  • Over 81.2: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - NJ Llong, Batsman - N Dickwella (Upheld)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 82.3 overs (497 balls), Extras 22
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 305/5 in 86.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 140, N Dickwella 12)
  • day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 305/5 (DPMD Jayawardene 140*, N Dickwella 12*, 86 ov)