Result
2nd Test, Colombo (PSS), Aug 4-8 2006, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka
361 & 311
(113.3 ov, target 352)
321 & 352/9
Sri Lanka won by 1 wicket
Player Of The Match
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
HH Gibbs lbw b Vaas021000.00
AJ Hall c Dilshan b Malinga0916000.00
JA Rudolph  b Malinga1320352065.00
HM Amla lbw b Muralitharan4047767085.10
AG Prince (c)c †HAPW Jayawardene b Muralitharan8614420713059.72
AB de Villiers c †HAPW Jayawardene b Malinga9514118218067.37
MV Boucher  b Muralitharan3241426078.04
SM Pollock not out57701065281.42
N Boje c Sangakkara b Maharoof1123332047.82
DW Steyn c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan622240027.27
M Ntini c Maharoof b Muralitharan1327353048.14
Extras(nb 8)8
TOTAL(89.5 Ov, RR: 4.01, 383 Mts)361
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Herschelle Gibbs, 0.2 ov), 2-4 (Andrew Hall, 3.3 ov), 3-31 (Jacques Rudolph, 7.4 ov), 4-70 (Hashim Amla, 20.3 ov), 5-231 (Ashwell Prince, 57.2 ov), 6-256 (AB de Villiers, 64.6 ov), 7-273 (Mark Boucher, 67.1 ov), 8-307 (Nicky Boje, 74.6 ov), 9-327 (Dale Steyn, 81.1 ov), 10-361 (Makhaya Ntini, 89.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1847113.9400
SL Malinga1848134.5004
M Muralitharan33.5212853.7800
MF Maharoof1525213.4604
ST Jayasuriya502905.8000
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WU Tharanga c Boje b Ntini29120022.22
ST Jayasuriya c Gibbs b Ntini47671118070.14
KC Sangakkara c Amla b Ntini1431363045.16
DPMD Jayawardene (c)c †Boucher b Steyn1327472048.14
TM Dilshan  b Ntini45101080.00
CK Kapugedera  b Boje6377899281.81
HAPW Jayawardene  b Steyn4249916185.71
MF Maharoof  b Steyn5611015511050.90
WPUJC Vaas c †Boucher b Steyn6413016110049.23
SL Malinga not out810172080.00
M Muralitharan c Hall b Steyn016000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 5, w 2)8
TOTAL(85.1 Ov, RR: 3.76, 372 Mts)321
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Upul Tharanga, 2.3 ov), 2-43 (Kumar Sangakkara, 10.5 ov), 3-74 (Mahela Jayawardene, 20.5 ov), 4-85 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 22.3 ov), 5-86 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 22.5 ov), 6-191 (Chamara Kapugedera, 43.2 ov), 7-191 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 44.1 ov), 8-308 (Farveez Maharoof, 81.6 ov), 9-317 (Chaminda Vaas, 83.6 ov), 10-321 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 85.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Ntini2138444.0000
DW Steyn13.118256.2223
SM Pollock1645203.2502
AJ Hall1573102.0600
N Boje2067113.5500
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
HH Gibbs c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan9219024711148.42
AJ Hall c †HAPW Jayawardene b Maharoof3263962150.79
JA Rudolph run out (Tharanga)1533621045.45
HM Amla run out (Kapugedera)829360027.58
AG Prince (c)c & b Muralitharan17761292022.36
AB de Villiers c Dilshan b Muralitharan3363795052.38
MV Boucher c Dilshan b Muralitharan651021237263.72
SM Pollock c Tharanga b Muralitharan1432311043.75
N Boje c †HAPW Jayawardene b Muralitharan1543543034.88
DW Steyn lbw b Muralitharan0710000.00
M Ntini not out510211050.00
Extras(b 9, lb 4, nb 1, w 1)15
TOTAL(107.5 Ov, RR: 2.88, 446 Mts)311
Fall of wickets: 1-76 (Andrew Hall, 22.5 ov), 2-119 (Jacques Rudolph, 36.4 ov), 3-131 (Hashim Amla, 44.6 ov), 4-161 (Herschelle Gibbs, 57.5 ov), 5-206 (Ashwell Prince, 75.1 ov), 6-207 (AB de Villiers, 75.4 ov), 7-235 (Shaun Pollock, 85.1 ov), 8-280 (Nicky Boje, 99.5 ov), 9-282 (Dale Steyn, 101.6 ov), 10-311 (Mark Boucher, 107.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1945302.7800
SL Malinga1215504.5801
MF Maharoof2135312.5210
M Muralitharan46.5129772.0700
ST Jayasuriya904004.4400
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target: 352 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WU Tharanga c Gibbs b Ntini0710000.00
ST Jayasuriya c Amla b Boje73741319398.64
KC Sangakkara c Amla b Pollock3964828060.93
DPMD Jayawardene (c)c Gibbs b Boje12324835911249.59
TM Dilshan c Gibbs b Boje1829434062.06
CK Kapugedera c de Villiers b Boje1340411032.50
HAPW Jayawardene lbw b Hall30791103037.97
MF Maharoof not out291181592024.57
WPUJC Vaas c de Villiers b Hall420240020.00
M Muralitharan  b Hall2560040.00
SL Malinga not out11400100.00
Extras(b 4, lb 8, nb 4, w 4)20
TOTAL(113.3 Ov, RR: 3.1, 488 Mts)352/9
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Upul Tharanga, 2.1 ov), 2-94 (Kumar Sangakkara, 19.6 ov), 3-121 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 27.6 ov), 4-164 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 38.2 ov), 5-201 (Chamara Kapugedera, 49.4 ov), 6-279 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 78.1 ov), 7-341 (Mahela Jayawardene, 107.1 ov), 8-348 (Chaminda Vaas, 112.1 ov), 9-350 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 112.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Ntini7.221311.7700
DW Steyn22.428103.5732
N Boje39.31111142.8100
SM Pollock1926013.1502
AJ Hall2537533.0010
MATCH DETAILS
P Sara Oval, Colombo
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Mahela Jayawardene
Player Of The Series
Muttiah Muralitharan
Series resultSri Lanka won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1812
Season2006
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-1.10pm, Tea 3.10-3.30pm, Close 5.30pm
Match days4,5,6,7,8 August 2006 (5-day match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Aleem Dar
TV Umpire
Tyron Wijewardene
Reserve Umpire
Ranmore Martinesz
Match Referee
Javagal Srinath
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 04 Aug - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 361
Sat, 05 Aug - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 6/0 (HH Gibbs 4*, AJ Hall 2*, 2 ov)
Sun, 06 Aug - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 257/7 (MV Boucher 28*, N Boje 5*, 92 ov)
Mon, 07 Aug - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 262/5 (DPMD Jayawardene 77*, HAPW Jayawardene 27*, 72 ov)
Tue, 08 Aug - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 352/9 (113.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 100 off 187 balls (11 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 298/6 in 86.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 104, MF Maharoof 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 87.3 overs (531 balls), Extras 17
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 119 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 26, MF Maharoof 22, Ex 2)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 333/6 in 100.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 117, MF Maharoof 24)
  • Sri Lanka: 350 runs in 112.5 overs (685 balls), Extras 20
  • Test Match Commentator: Sajan Nair
Day 4
  • MV Boucher: 50 off 90 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 105.3 overs (635 balls), Extras 15
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 48/1 in 11.0 overs (ST Jayasuriya 13, KC Sangakkara 30)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 11.1 overs (68 balls), Extras 5
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 70 balls (ST Jayasuriya 14, KC Sangakkara 34, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 21.1 overs (130 balls), Extras 7
  • ST Jayasuriya: 50 off 53 balls (7 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 108/2 in 23.0 overs (ST Jayasuriya 61, DPMD Jayawardene 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 33.6 overs (207 balls), Extras 7
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 163/3 in 37.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 25, TM Dilshan 17)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 49.1 overs (300 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 206/5 in 51.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 49, HAPW Jayawardene 4)
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 90 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 66.2 overs (404 balls), Extras 11
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 101 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 26, HAPW Jayawardene 23, Ex 1)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 262/5 in 72.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 77, HAPW Jayawardene 27)
Day 3
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 15.1 overs (92 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 92 balls (HH Gibbs 30, AJ Hall 18, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 52/0 in 16.0 overs (HH Gibbs 31, AJ Hall 19)
  • HH Gibbs: 50 off 92 balls (8 x 4)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 29.1 overs (176 balls), Extras 2
  • Lunch: South Africa - 106/1 in 31.0 overs (HH Gibbs 61, JA Rudolph 11)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 130/2 in 44.0 overs (HH Gibbs 71, HM Amla 8)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 52.3 overs (316 balls), Extras 4
  • Tea: South Africa - 161/4 in 57.5 overs (AG Prince 10)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 190/4 in 73.0 overs (AG Prince 17, AB de Villiers 21)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 74.3 overs (448 balls), Extras 9
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 242/7 after 88.1 overs (MV Boucher 18, N Boje 0)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 90.5 overs (546 balls), Extras 13
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 257/7 in 92.0 overs (MV Boucher 28, N Boje 5)
Day 2
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 47/2 in 13.0 overs (ST Jayasuriya 24, DPMD Jayawardene 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 14.3 overs (90 balls), Extras 3
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 98/5 in 25.0 overs (CK Kapugedera 12, HAPW Jayawardene 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 25.6 overs (161 balls), Extras 5
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 74 balls (CK Kapugedera 36, HAPW Jayawardene 13, Ex 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 37.4 overs (232 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 158/5 in 39.0 overs (CK Kapugedera 51, HAPW Jayawardene 21)
  • CK Kapugedera: 50 off 64 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 112 balls (CK Kapugedera 62, HAPW Jayawardene 38, Ex 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 48.4 overs (299 balls), Extras 7
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 210/7 in 53.0 overs (MF Maharoof 4, WPUJC Vaas 14)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 100 balls (MF Maharoof 17, WPUJC Vaas 33, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 65.5 overs (402 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 255/7 in 69.0 overs (MF Maharoof 22, WPUJC Vaas 40)
  • WPUJC Vaas: 50 off 87 balls (9 x 4)
  • 8th Wicket: 100 runs in 200 balls (MF Maharoof 42, WPUJC Vaas 56, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 80.2 overs (489 balls), Extras 8
  • MF Maharoof: 50 off 106 balls (10 x 4)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 6/0 in 2.0 overs (HH Gibbs 4, AJ Hall 2)
Day 1
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Drinks: South Africa - 45/3 in 12.0 overs (HM Amla 28, AG Prince 4)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 14.4 overs (88 balls), Extras 0
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 25.5 overs (156 balls), Extras 1
  • Lunch: South Africa - 113/4 in 27.0 overs (AG Prince 28, AB de Villiers 31)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 45 balls (AG Prince 12, AB de Villiers 39, Ex 0)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 36.3 overs (220 balls), Extras 1
  • AG Prince: 50 off 86 balls (7 x 4)
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 59 balls (10 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 117 balls (AG Prince 40, AB de Villiers 58, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 181/4 in 42.0 overs (AG Prince 63, AB de Villiers 62)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 46.6 overs (285 balls), Extras 3
  • South Africa 1st innings: 1x5 ball over (49th over, boweled by MF Maharoof, called by umpire BF Bowden)
  • 5th Wicket: 150 runs in 199 balls (AG Prince 69, AB de Villiers 78, Ex 3)
  • Tea: South Africa - 231/4 in 57.0 overs (AG Prince 86, AB de Villiers 88)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 63.4 overs (385 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: South Africa - 283/7 in 70.0 overs (SM Pollock 9, N Boje 2)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 73.3 overs (447 balls), Extras 7
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 335/9 after 82.1 overs (SM Pollock 36, M Ntini 8)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 83.6 overs (511 balls), Extras 8
  • SM Pollock: 50 off 53 balls (4 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 0/0