Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

DPMD Jayawardene
DPMD Jayawardene
165(284) 17x4 - 1x6
Control %87%
  • Productive Shot
  • on drive
  • 31 runs
  • 5x4 - 0x6
18 23 24 20 14 10 27 29
HM Amla
HM Amla
139(382) 12x4 - 0x6
Control %93%
  • Productive Shot
  • cover drive
  • 50 runs
  • 9x4 - 0x6
7 6 15 13 50 5 3 40

Best performances - Bowlers

HMRKB Herath
HMRKB Herath
O45
M30
R40
W5
Eco0.88
RHB
OFFLEG
1W1W
2W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
1W
MDK Perera
O41.5
M11
R69
W5
Eco1.64
RHB
OFFLEG
1W1W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
2W1W

Partnerships

  • SL - 1st
  • SA - 1st
  • SL - 2nd
  • SA - 2nd

Sri Lanka - 1st - Innings

16
WU Tharanga11 (16)
JK Silva5 (13)
0
KC Sangakkara0 (1)
JK Silva0 (0)
99
DPMD Jayawardene53 (63)
JK Silva39 (60)
131
DPMD Jayawardene63 (102)
AD Mathews63 (135)
39
DPMD Jayawardene17 (37)
KDK Vithanage13 (38)
100
DPMD Jayawardene32 (82)
N Dickwella63 (88)
19
MDK Perera12 (41)
N Dickwella5 (27)
5
HMRKB Herath1 (3)
N Dickwella4 (1)
6
HMRKB Herath4 (5)
BAW Mendis2 (11)
6
HMRKB Herath2 (6)
RAS Lakmal4 (4)

South Africa - 1st - Innings

3
AN Petersen2 (10)
D Elgar1 (1)
10
F du Plessis9 (19)
D Elgar0 (21)
58
HM Amla30 (90)
F du Plessis27 (90)
79
HM Amla37 (87)
AB de Villiers37 (99)
0
HM Amla0 (0)
Q de Kock0 (2)
25
HM Amla22 (66)
JP Duminy3 (58)
29
HM Amla19 (23)
VD Philander9 (29)
47
HM Amla16 (5)
DW Steyn30 (23)
28
HM Amla12 (66)
Imran Tahir15 (32)
3
HM Amla3 (4)
M Morkel0 (1)

Sri Lanka - 2nd - Innings

38
WU Tharanga30 (40)
JK Silva8 (22)
44
KC Sangakkara26 (30)
JK Silva18 (35)
1
DPMD Jayawardene0 (6)
KC Sangakkara1 (3)
81
KC Sangakkara45 (57)
AD Mathews34 (48)
10
AD Mathews3 (4)
KDK Vithanage7 (8)
29
AD Mathews11 (15)
N Dickwella16 (21)
11
MDK Perera7 (7)
AD Mathews4 (7)
15
HMRKB Herath4 (11)
AD Mathews11 (9)

South Africa - 2nd - Innings

4
AN Petersen0 (25)
D Elgar4 (24)
43
D Elgar9 (41)
Q de Kock28 (40)
21
HM Amla8 (52)
Q de Kock9 (52)
25
HM Amla12 (80)
AB de Villiers12 (67)
12
HM Amla5 (27)
F du Plessis6 (39)
5
JP Duminy1 (17)
F du Plessis4 (10)
20
JP Duminy2 (48)
VD Philander13 (42)
18
VD Philander7 (28)
DW Steyn6 (28)
11*
Imran Tahir4 (21)
VD Philander7 (28)
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Favourite ground?

0, 1*, 165, 0

Mahela Jayawardene's recent scores at the SSC

Steyn moves up

374

Dale Steyn has now gone past Waqar Younis' tally of 373 Test wickets. Next in line is Malcolm Marshall's 376

Century No 22

253

No of balls taken by Amla to reach his hundred, the second slowest of his career

The wait

315

Number of deliveries Tahir had been wicketless for till he dismissed Dilruwan Perera today