Result
2nd Test, Colombo (SSC), Aug 11-15 2004, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka
470 & 211/4d
(67 ov, target 493)
189 & 179
Sri Lanka won by 313 runs
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu (c)c †Boucher b Pollock44410100.00
ST Jayasuriya lbw b Boje43591116072.88
KC Sangakkara c Kallis b Pollock23235752931164.98
DPMD Jayawardene  b Ntini8221025210039.04
WPUJC Vaas c van Jaarsveld b Pollock1021302047.61
TT Samaraweera c Ntini b Kallis2161983034.42
TM Dilshan c Kallis b Pollock313130023.07
RS Kaluwitharana c †Boucher b Hayward715191046.66
UDU Chandana st †Boucher b Boje40811056049.38
HMRKB Herath  b Ntini715271046.66
SL Malinga not out628700021.42
Extras(lb 6, nb 8, w 1)15
TOTAL(142.3 Ov, RR: 3.29, 634 Mts)470
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Marvan Atapattu, 0.4 ov), 2-99 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 22.5 ov), 3-291 (Mahela Jayawardene, 85.6 ov), 4-316 (Chaminda Vaas, 92.5 ov), 5-392 (Thilan Samaraweera, 113.4 ov), 6-399 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 116.6 ov), 7-416 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 121.2 ov), 8-418 (Kumar Sangakkara, 122.3 ov), 9-437 (Rangana Herath, 127.1 ov), 10-470 (Upul Chandana, 142.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock3088142.7005
M Ntini33610823.2712
M Hayward1747514.4101
JH Kallis1765413.1700
N Boje34.3510222.9500
JA Rudolph401604.0000
M van Jaarsveld702804.0000
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c)c & b Jayasuriya651251994252.00
HH Gibbs lbw b Vaas013000.00
M van Jaarsveld c Sangakkara b Jayasuriya511051336048.57
N Boje  b Jayasuriya022000.00
JH Kallis  b Jayasuriya1357710022.80
JA Rudolph c †Kaluwitharana b Malinga633511018.18
HH Dippenaar c Dilshan b Herath2560705041.66
MV Boucher not out1030481033.33
SM Pollock lbw b Herath1590020.00
M Ntini  b Herath022000.00
M Hayward  b Jayasuriya1240050.00
Extras(b 1, lb 8, nb 8)17
TOTAL(69.1 Ov, RR: 2.73, 298 Mts)189
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Herschelle Gibbs, 0.3 ov), 2-109 (Martin van Jaarsveld, 31.2 ov), 3-109 (Nicky Boje, 31.4 ov), 4-140 (Graeme Smith, 47.1 ov), 5-141 (Jacques Kallis, 49.2 ov), 6-166 (Jacques Rudolph, 58.4 ov), 7-186 (Boeta Dippenaar, 66.1 ov), 8-188 (Shaun Pollock, 68.2 ov), 9-188 (Makhaya Ntini, 68.4 ov), 10-189 (Nantie Hayward, 69.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas731011.4200
SL Malinga1315113.9207
HMRKB Herath2566032.4000
UDU Chandana602103.5000
TM Dilshan41401.0000
ST Jayasuriya14.143452.4000
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu (c) b Rudolph721511787047.68
ST Jayasuriya st †Boucher b Boje1925403076.00
KC Sangakkara c Ntini b Kallis645884101110.34
DPMD Jayawardene c †Boucher b Kallis35100060.00
TT Samaraweera not out2154731038.88
TM Dilshan not out2337294062.16
Extras(b 6, lb 1, w 2)9
TOTAL(55 Ov, RR: 3.83, 211 Mts)211/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 8.5 ov), 2-142 (Kumar Sangakkara, 31.2 ov), 3-149 (Mahela Jayawardene, 33.3 ov), 4-179 (Marvan Atapattu, 44.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock804605.7500
M Ntini401904.7510
N Boje2368113.5200
M Hayward311505.0000
GC Smith401503.7510
JH Kallis64621.0000
JA Rudolph722213.1400
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 493 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c)c Samaraweera b Malinga1738651044.73
HH Gibbs c Samaraweera b Malinga4671066.66
M van Jaarsveld  b Vaas217280011.76
JH Kallis c Dilshan b Vaas3690050.00
JA Rudolph c Malinga b Vaas19240011.11
HH Dippenaar not out591662168035.54
MV Boucher c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas511321457038.63
SM Pollock c Atapattu b Dilshan3550060.00
N Boje lbw b Vaas1620263080.00
M Ntini c †Kaluwitharana b Vaas022000.00
M Hayward c & b Malinga11329007.69
Extras(b 6, lb 3, nb 12, w 1)22
TOTAL(67 Ov, RR: 2.67, 282 Mts)179
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Herschelle Gibbs, 1.6 ov), 2-18 (Martin van Jaarsveld, 6.6 ov), 3-24 (Jacques Kallis, 8.3 ov), 4-36 (Graeme Smith, 11.3 ov), 5-36 (Jacques Rudolph, 12.1 ov), 6-137 (Mark Boucher, 53.3 ov), 7-140 (Shaun Pollock, 54.3 ov), 8-163 (Nicky Boje, 61.1 ov), 9-163 (Makhaya Ntini, 61.3 ov), 10-179 (Nantie Hayward, 66.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1882961.6100
SL Malinga1315434.15110
ST Jayasuriya932202.4400
HMRKB Herath851301.6200
UDU Chandana712603.7102
TM Dilshan1262612.1600
MATCH DETAILS
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Kumar Sangakkara
Player Of The Series
Chaminda Vaas
Series resultSri Lanka won the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1710
Season2004
Match days11,12,13,14,15 August 2004 (5-day match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
Asoka de Silva
Match Referee
Sir Clive Lloyd
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 11 Aug - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 303/3 (KC Sangakkara 157*, WPUJC Vaas 4*, 90 ov)
Thu, 12 Aug - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 116/3 (GC Smith 49*, JH Kallis 4*, 37 ov)
Fri, 13 Aug - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 211/4 (TT Samaraweera 21*, TM Dilshan 23*, 55 ov)
Sat, 14 Aug - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 21/2 (GC Smith 9*, JH Kallis 1*, 8 ov)
Sun, 15 Aug - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 179 (67 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • South Africa 50 in 20.2 (Dippenaar 9*, Boucher 6*)
  • 50 partnership, 6th wicket, between Dippenaar and Boucher
  • South Africa 100 in 39 overs (Dippenaar 29*, Boucher 31*) 244 balls
  • MV Boucher 50 in 123 minutes off 111 balls including 7x4
  • 100 partnership between Boucher and Dippenaar in 254 balls
  • South Africa 150 in 58.1 (Dippenaar 45*, Boje 8*)
Day 4
  • South African innings
  • Rain delays the start, allows only 8 overs to be bowled
Day 2
  • Sri Lanka 350 in 102.3 overs (Sangakkara 191*, Samaraweera 6*)
  • Sangakkara 200 in 311 balls, 26x4
  • Sri Lanka 400, 117.1 overs (Sangakkara 223, Kaluwitharana 0)
  • Sri Lanka 450, 128.5 overs (Chandana 23, Malinga 4)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • South Africa 50 in 14.4 overs (Smith 21*, van Jaarsveld 21*)
  • South Africa 100 in 26.2 overs (Smith 44*, van Jaarsveld 44*)
  • Martin van Jaarsveld 50 in 101 balls, 6x4
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Sri Lanka 50 in 11.5 overs (Jayasuriya 17*, Sangakkara 24*)
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 23 overs (Sangakkara 44*, Jayawardene 4*)
  • Lunch - Sri Lanka 108/2 in 26 overs (Sangakkara 49*, Jayawardene 4*)
  • Sangakkara 50 in 89 balls, 9x4
  • Sri Lanka 150 in 42.1 overs (Sangakkara 76*, Jayawardene 21*)
  • Sangakkara 100 in 177 balls, 11x4
  • Jayawardene 50 in 158 balls, 6x4
  • 150 partnership between Sangakkara and Jayawardene in 306 balls
  • Sri Lanka 250 in 73.3 overs (Sangakkara 123*, Jayawardene 66*)
  • Sangakkara 150 in 260 balls, 19x4
  • Sri Lanka 300 in 88.5 overs (Sangakkara 157*, Vaas 4*)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings: 1x7 ball over (77th over, Boje's 21st over, called by umpire Bowden)
  • New ball taken after 85 overs