Result
3rd Test, Centurion, Jan 20-22 2001, Sri Lanka tour of South Africa
378
(f/o)
119 & 252 (81.3 ov)
South Africa won by an innings and 7 runs
Player Of The Match
South Africa
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
HH Dippenaar c †Kaluwitharana b Perera2025294080.00
HH Gibbs c †Kaluwitharana b Zoysa11119009.09
JH Kallis c Arnold b Fernando735531020.00
DJ Cullinan c †Kaluwitharana b Wickramasinghe48641067175.00
ND McKenzie c Wickramasinghe b Zoysa10319126711153.92
MV Boucher c †Kaluwitharana b Zoysa3845646184.44
N Boje c Jayasuriya b Arnold615161040.00
JM Kemp run out (Sangakkara)214190014.28
SM Pollock (c)c Sangakkara b Zoysa111106123163104.71
AA Donald not out1034500029.41
M Ntini c †Kaluwitharana b Wickramasinghe1024301041.66
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 15, w 1)22
TOTAL(91.3 Ov, RR: 4.13, 392 Mts)378
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Herschelle Gibbs, 4.4 ov), 2-31 (Boeta Dippenaar, 5.6 ov), 3-54 (Jacques Kallis, 14.4 ov), 4-115 (Daryll Cullinan, 27.4 ov), 5-168 (Mark Boucher, 42.6 ov), 6-185 (Nicky Boje, 47.3 ov), 7-204 (Justin Kemp, 52.4 ov), 8-354 (Neil McKenzie, 80.5 ov), 9-359 (Shaun Pollock, 84.3 ov), 10-378 (Makhaya Ntini, 91.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DNT Zoysa2287643.4503
PDRL Perera1937313.8404
CRD Fernando16110716.6805
GP Wickramasinghe12.335124.0813
RP Arnold1425013.5700
ST Jayasuriya631001.6600
PA de Silva21502.5000
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu run out (Gibbs/Dippenaar)325210012.00
ST Jayasuriya (c)c McKenzie b Donald1618393088.88
KC Sangakkara  b Donald39200033.33
PA de Silva c Gibbs b Kallis521261023.80
DPMD Jayawardene c †Boucher b Ntini1740603042.50
RP Arnold  b Ntini1329471044.82
RS Kaluwitharana c †Boucher b Ntini32304141106.66
DNT Zoysa c Kallis b Ntini16140016.66
GP Wickramasinghe c Gibbs b Kemp2125424084.00
CRD Fernando lbw b Kemp025000.00
PDRL Perera not out11726005.88
Extras(lb 3, nb 1, w 3)7
TOTAL(36.5 Ov, RR: 3.23, 179 Mts)119
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Marvan Atapattu, 4.6 ov), 2-24 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 8.3 ov), 3-25 (Kumar Sangakkara, 8.5 ov), 4-40 (Aravinda de Silva, 14.3 ov), 5-54 (Mahela Jayawardene, 21.5 ov), 6-71 (Russel Arnold, 25.1 ov), 7-76 (Nuwan Zoysa, 27.4 ov), 8-97 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 29.5 ov), 9-98 (Dilhara Fernando, 30.6 ov), 10-119 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe, 36.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AA Donald922823.1130
SM Pollock731502.1401
JH Kallis511513.0000
M Ntini1153943.5400
JM Kemp4.511923.9300
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu c Cullinan b Pollock01617000.00
KC Sangakkara lbw b Ntini9821533414045.58
DPMD Jayawardene c Dippenaar b Kallis2335375065.71
RP Arnold c Pollock b Boje718210213086.58
PA de Silva c Pollock b Kallis2236335061.11
ST Jayasuriya (c) b Donald1636451044.44
RS Kaluwitharana c †Boucher b Kemp1041561024.39
DNT Zoysa c & b Kemp216150012.50
GP Wickramasinghe c †Boucher b Ntini1510020.00
CRD Fernando c Kallis b Kemp110140010.00
PDRL Perera not out011000.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 4, w 2)8
TOTAL(81.3 Ov, RR: 3.09, 334 Mts)252
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Marvan Atapattu, 4.4 ov), 2-43 (Mahela Jayawardene, 13.4 ov), 3-156 (Russel Arnold, 39.2 ov), 4-187 (Aravinda de Silva, 48.5 ov), 5-212 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 59.6 ov), 6-234 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 72.4 ov), 7-242 (Nuwan Zoysa, 76.2 ov), 8-243 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe, 77.4 ov), 9-248 (Dilhara Fernando, 80.5 ov), 10-252 (Kumar Sangakkara, 81.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock1754312.5202
JH Kallis1413922.7810
AA Donald703915.5711
JM Kemp1323332.5300
M Ntini19.355122.6101
N Boje1124514.0900
MATCH DETAILS
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossSri Lanka , elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Shaun Pollock
Player Of The Series
Shaun Pollock
Series resultSouth Africa won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1529
Season2000/01
Match days20,21,22 January 2001 (5-day match)
Test debut
Justin Kemp
Umpires
Rudi Koertzen
Peter Willey
TV Umpire
David Orchard
Match Referee
Raman Subba Row
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 20 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 375/9 (AA Donald 10*, M Ntini 8*, 90 ov)
Sun, 21 Jan - day 2 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 184/3 (KC Sangakkara 64*, PA de Silva 21*, 47 ov)
Mon, 22 Jan - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 252 (81.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • Sri Lankan 200, 232 minutes, 55.5 overs
  • Sri Lanka 250, 333 minutes, 81.1 overs
Day 2
  • Zoysa returns his best bowling figures in a Test
  • Sri Lankan 1st Innings:
  • Sri Lankan 50, 98 minutes, 20.4 overs
  • Sri Lankan 100, 153 minutes, 31.2 overs
  • South Africa enforce the follow on
  • Sri Lankan 2nd Innings:
  • Sri Lankan 50, 66 minutes, 15.1 overs
  • 50 Partnership (Sangakara 20, Arnold 31, Extras 1) 31 minutes, 42 balls
  • Sri Lankan 100, 102 minutes, 22.6 overs
  • Arnold 50, 72 minutes, 55 balls
  • 100 Partnership (Arnold 65, Sangakara 34, Extras 2) 89 minutes, 126 balls
  • Sri Lanka 150, 152minutes, 35.3 overs
  • Sangakara 50, 143 minutes, 88 balls
  • Crowd 17,500 (Capacity 17,500)
Day 1
  • South African 1st Innings:
  • South Africa 50, 66 minutes, 13.2 overs
  • South Africa 100, 120 minutes, 24.1 overs
  • South African 150, 176 minutes, 36.3 overs
  • 50 Partnership (Boucher 38, McKenzie 12) 59 minutes, 86 balls
  • McKenzie 50, 151 minutes, 106 balls, 3 fours and 1 six
  • South African 200, 232 minutes, 51.2 overs
  • South African 250, 268 minutes 61.4 overs
  • 50 Partnership (Pollock 45, McKenzie 5) 31 minutes, 51 balls
  • Pollock 50, 44 minutes, 35 balls
  • South African 300, 305 minutes, 71.2 overs
  • 100 Partnership (Pollock 84, McKenzie 16, Extras 2) 70 minutes, 126 balls
  • McKenzie 100, 252 minutes 182 balls
  • Pollock scores his highest test score
  • Pollock 100, 99 minutes, 95 balls
  • South African 350, 335 minutes, 79.3 overs
  • 150 Partnership, (Pollock 108, McKenzie 37, Extras 5) 101 minutes, 169 balls
  • 8th wicket Partnership record for South Africa against Sri Lanka
  • New Ball taken at the start of the 81st over
  • Crowd 12 500