Result
1st Test, Centurion, Dec 15-17 2011, Sri Lanka tour of South Africa
(39.1 ov)
180 & 150
411
South Africa won by an innings and 81 runs
Player Of The Match
South Africa
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NT Paranavitana  b Philander32671044047.76
TM Dilshan (c)c Philander b Steyn67191085.71
KC Sangakkara c Kallis b Philander1330033.33
DPMD Jayawardene c Smith b Steyn30731142041.09
TT Samaraweera c †Boucher b Philander3667955053.73
AD Mathews c Kallis b Philander3852896073.07
JK Silva c †Boucher b Philander014000.00
NLTC Perera c Kallis b Imran Tahir1240050.00
HMRKB Herath not out1416252087.50
UWMBCA Welegedara  b Steyn43510133.33
CRD Fernando  b Steyn012000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 6, w 4)18
TOTAL(47.4 Ov, RR: 3.77, 236 Mts)180
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 4.4 ov), 2-12 (Kumar Sangakkara, 5.1 ov), 3-66 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 22.2 ov), 4-91 (Mahela Jayawardene, 29.4 ov), 5-156 (Thilan Samaraweera, 42.3 ov), 6-156 (Kaushal Silva, 42.4 ov), 7-157 (Thisara Perera, 43.1 ov), 8-175 (Angelo Mathews, 46.5 ov), 9-180 (Chanaka Welegedara, 47.3 ov), 10-180 (Dilhara Fernando, 47.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn10.431841.6800
VD Philander1325354.0723
M Morkel1014804.8023
JH Kallis823103.8700
Imran Tahir602213.6600
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JA Rudolph c Paranavitana b Perera441402274031.42
GC Smith (c)lbw b Fernando611051457058.09
DW Steyn run out (Herath)0513000.00
HM Amla c Mathews b Perera1833493054.54
JH Kallis c Mathews b Welegedara3156785055.35
AB de Villiers c sub (FDM Karunaratne) b Perera9913522812073.33
AG Prince c †Silva b Mathews39981274039.79
MV Boucher c †Silva b Welegedara6510114510064.35
VD Philander c Jayawardene b Dilshan430370013.33
M Morkel c Samaraweera b Welegedara44710100.00
Imran Tahir not out2933575087.87
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 12, w 3)17
TOTAL(122 Ov, RR: 3.36, 561 Mts)411
Fall of wickets: 1-88 (Graeme Smith, 32.5 ov), 2-90 (Dale Steyn, 35.2 ov), 3-125 (Hashim Amla, 45.6 ov), 4-136 (Jacques Rudolph, 49.1 ov), 5-173 (Jacques Kallis, 60.6 ov), 6-270 (Ashwell Prince, 89.6 ov), 7-303 (AB de Villiers, 97.2 ov), 8-344 (Vernon Philander, 106.6 ov), 9-350 (Morne Morkel, 108.4 ov), 10-411 (Mark Boucher, 121.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
UWMBCA Welegedara3149633.0911
NLTC Perera24111434.7510
AD Mathews941311.4400
CRD Fernando28212814.5717
TM Dilshan711712.4200
HMRKB Herath2344101.7800
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NT Paranavitana c †Boucher b Steyn421321019.04
TM Dilshan (c)c †Boucher b Philander69251066.66
KC Sangakkara c †Boucher b Philander28170025.00
DPMD Jayawardene run out (Kallis)1531463048.38
TT Samaraweera c †Boucher b Morkel3254716059.25
AD Mathews c †Boucher b Philander517311029.41
JK Silva c Kallis b Imran Tahir1745711037.77
NLTC Perera c Smith b Steyn2127461177.77
HMRKB Herath c †Boucher b Philander23183722127.77
UWMBCA Welegedara c & b Philander108711125.00
CRD Fernando not out4771057.14
Extras(lb 1, nb 10)11
TOTAL(39.1 Ov, RR: 3.82, 201 Mts)150
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 3.5 ov), 2-11 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 4.6 ov), 3-19 (Kumar Sangakkara, 7.1 ov), 4-37 (Mahela Jayawardene, 14.6 ov), 5-66 (Angelo Mathews, 21.5 ov), 6-70 (Thilan Samaraweera, 22.3 ov), 7-104 (Thisara Perera, 31.2 ov), 8-133 (Kaushal Silva, 36.4 ov), 9-145 (Chanaka Welegedara, 37.6 ov), 10-150 (Rangana Herath, 39.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn1023623.6000
VD Philander11.114954.3805
JH Kallis531302.6001
M Morkel903614.0004
Imran Tahir411513.7500
MATCH DETAILS
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossSouth Africa , elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Vernon Philander
Series resultSouth Africa led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2023
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days15,16,17 December 2011 (5-day match)
Umpires
Rod Tucker
Steve Davis
TV Umpire
Richard Kettleborough
Reserve Umpire
Shaun George
Match Referee
Chris Broad
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 15 Dec - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 90/1 (JA Rudolph 27*, DW Steyn 0*, 34 ov)
Fri, 16 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 389/9 (MV Boucher 49*, Imran Tahir 24*, 118 ov)
Sat, 17 Dec - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 150 (39.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • MV Boucher: 50 off 86 balls (7 x 4)
  • South Africa: 400 runs in 119.5 overs (727 balls), Extras 17
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (MV Boucher 27, Imran Tahir 25, Ex 1)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 411/10 in 122.0 overs (Imran Tahir 29)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Over 0.1: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - NT Paranavitana (Struck down)
  • Over 1.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - SJ Davis, Batsman - NT Paranavitana (Upheld)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 19/3 in 7.1 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 6)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 38/4 in 17.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 7, AD Mathews 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 20.3 overs (128 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 94/6 in 30.0 overs (JK Silva 9, NLTC Perera 14)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 30.4 overs (191 balls), Extras 7
  • Over 36.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - UWMBCA Welegedara (Upheld)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 38.4 overs (242 balls), Extras 11
Day 2
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 38.4 overs (234 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: South Africa - 125/3 in 46.0 overs (JA Rudolph 40)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 51.6 overs (315 balls), Extras 6
  • Lunch: South Africa - 168/4 in 57.0 overs (JH Kallis 28, AB de Villiers 10)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 67.4 overs (410 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: South Africa - 212/5 in 73.0 overs (AB de Villiers 29, AG Prince 22)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 106 balls (AB de Villiers 25, AG Prince 26, Ex 0)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 232/5 after 80.3 overs (AB de Villiers 44, AG Prince 26)
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 91 balls (6 x 4)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 82.3 overs (500 balls), Extras 9
  • Tea: South Africa - 257/5 in 85.0 overs (AB de Villiers 56, AG Prince 38)
  • Over 91.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 97.1 overs (588 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: South Africa - 344/8 in 107.0 overs (MV Boucher 32)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 108.3 overs (658 balls), Extras 16
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 389/9 in 118.0 overs (MV Boucher 49, Imran Tahir 24)
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 33/2 in 13.0 overs (NT Paranavitana 18, DPMD Jayawardene 7)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 20.1 overs (121 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 98 balls (NT Paranavitana 24, DPMD Jayawardene 21, Ex 5)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 76/3 in 26.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 23, TT Samaraweera 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 34.2 overs (210 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 134/4 in 38.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 21, AD Mathews 28)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 58 balls (TT Samaraweera 16, AD Mathews 28, Ex 7)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 40.1 overs (246 balls), Extras 16
  • Over 42.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - TT Samaraweera (Upheld)
  • Over 42.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - JK Silva (Upheld)
  • Over 43.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - SJ Davis, Batsman - NLTC Perera (Struck down)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 180/10 in 47.4 overs (HMRKB Herath 14)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Over 11.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - JA Rudolph (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 45/0 in 19.0 overs (JA Rudolph 7, GC Smith 38)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 20.1 overs (121 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 121 balls (JA Rudolph 11, GC Smith 39, Ex 0)
  • GC Smith: 50 off 80 balls (7 x 4)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 90/1 in 34.0 overs (JA Rudolph 27, DW Steyn 0)