Result
3rd ODI (D/N), Sri Lanka tour of South Africa at Bloemfontein, Jan 17 2012
34/34 ov, target 176
179/5
South Africa won by 4 runs (D/L method)
Player Of The Match
South Africa
Sri Lanka Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
WU Tharanga c Ingram b Peterson5865905289.23
TM Dilshan (c)c Steyn b Duminy33491012067.34
KC Sangakkara run out (du Plessis)38374631102.70
LD Chandimal c Smith b M Morkel3654763066.66
DPMD Jayawardene run out (Ingram)1519261078.94
KMDN Kulasekara  b M Morkel40385911105.26
AD Mathews c Peterson b Tsotsobe15142320107.14
CKB Kulasekara run out (Tsotsobe/†de Villiers)1920310095.00
SL Malinga  b Steyn2440050.00
HMRKB Herath not out11500100.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 1, w 7)9
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.32)266/9
Did not bat: KTGD Prasad 
Fall of wickets: 1-94 (Upul Tharanga, 18.3 ov), 2-102 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 20.1 ov), 3-154 (Kumar Sangakkara, 29.1 ov), 4-183 (Mahela Jayawardene, 35.4 ov), 5-192 (Dinesh Chandimal, 38.1 ov), 6-220 (Angelo Mathews, 43.3 ov), 7-259 (Nuwan Kulasekara, 48.4 ov), 8-262 (Lasith Malinga, 49.3 ov), 9-266 (Kosala Kulasekara, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Morkel906527.22216100
LL Tsotsobe1004014.00352020
DW Steyn1005515.50286010
JP Duminy502615.20160210
JA Morkel20904.5071010
RJ Peterson1004514.50311111
F du Plessis402506.2591010
South Africa Innings (target: 176 runs from 34 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
GC Smith  b Malinga213210015.38
AN Petersen lbw b Dilshan1727571062.96
CA Ingram  b Malinga138930162.50
F du Plessis run out (Mathews/†Sangakkara)7274997097.29
JP Duminy run out (KMDN Kulasekara)2534492073.52
AB de Villiers (c) †not out39365030108.33
JA Morkel not out712270058.33
Extras(lb 2, w 2)4
TOTAL(34 Ov, RR: 5.26)179/5
Did not bat: RJ Peterson, DW Steyn, M Morkel, LL Tsotsobe 
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Graeme Smith, 4.5 ov), 2-29 (Colin Ingram, 6.2 ov), 3-52 (Alviro Petersen, 12.1 ov), 4-113 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 23.3 ov), 5-147 (Faf du Plessis, 28.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SL Malinga512024.00192020
KMDN Kulasekara603105.16183000
KTGD Prasad503807.60136000
HMRKB Herath602404.00160000
TM Dilshan502214.40110000
CKB Kulasekara302107.0083000
AD Mathews402105.25102000
MATCH DETAILS
Mangaung Oval, Bloemfontein
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of South Africa 2011/12
Player Of The Match
Faf du Plessis
Series resultSouth Africa led the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberODI no. 3227
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)14.30 start, First Session 14.30-18.00, Interval 18.00-18.45, Second Session 18.45-22.15
Match days17 January 2012 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Johan Cloete
Nigel Llong
TV Umpire
Billy Doctrove
Reserve Umpire
Shaun George
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
MATCH NOTES
Sri Lanka innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 41 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 10.5 overs (65 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 65 balls (WU Tharanga 42, TM Dilshan 10, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 66/0 in 14.0 overs (WU Tharanga 48, TM Dilshan 15)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 15.1 - 20.0 (Bowling side - 33 runs, 1 wicket)
  • WU Tharanga: 50 off 54 balls (4 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 18.6 overs (115 balls), Extras 6
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 27.4 overs (167 balls), Extras 9
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 50 balls (KC Sangakkara 32, LD Chandimal 15, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 154/3 in 29.1 overs (LD Chandimal 16)
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 35.1 - 40.0 (Batting side - 30 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 39.1 overs (236 balls), Extras 9
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 47.3 overs (286 balls), Extras 9
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 266/9 in 50.0 overs (HMRKB Herath 1)
South Africa innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 41 runs, 2 wickets)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 11.2 overs (68 balls), Extras 2
  • Over 12.1: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - NJ Llong, Batsman - AN Petersen (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 64/3 in 15.0 overs (F du Plessis 23, JP Duminy 7)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 15.1 - 20.0 (Bowling side - 33 runs, 0 wicket)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 20.5 overs (125 balls), Extras 2
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 57 balls (F du Plessis 31, JP Duminy 18, Ex 1)
  • F du Plessis: 50 off 55 balls (5 x 4)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 29.4 overs (178 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: South Africa - 166/5 in 32.0 overs (AB de Villiers 30, JA Morkel 4)
  • Rain: South Africa - 179/5 in 34.0 overs (AB de Villiers 39, JA Morkel 7)
  • Wet Ground: South Africa - 179/5 in 34.0 overs (AB de Villiers 39, JA Morkel 7)
  • Rain: South Africa - 179/5 in 34.0 overs (AB de Villiers 39, JA Morkel 7)