Result
1st Test, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka at Galle, Jul 20-23 2000
522
(92 ov)
238 & 269 (f/o)
Sri Lanka won by an innings and 15 runs
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu c Boje b Ntini541201789045.00
ST Jayasuriya (c)c McKenzie b Adams14815619224194.87
RP Arnold c †Boucher b Adams517280029.41
DPMD Jayawardene c †Boucher b Pollock16728833122257.98
KC Sangakkara lbw b Boje2365813035.38
A Ranatunga c Pollock b Adams1316210081.25
HDPK Dharmasena c Klusener b Pollock44349009.30
UDU Chandana c Cullinan b Kallis823381034.78
WPUJC Vaas  b Pollock541331707040.60
DNT Zoysa c & b Cullinan1028312035.71
M Muralitharan not out218260011.11
Extras(b 15, lb 16, nb 3)34
TOTAL(150.4 Ov, RR: 3.46, 583 Mts)522
Fall of wickets: 1-193 (Marvan Atapattu, 43.5 ov), 2-211 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 46.5 ov), 3-216 (Russel Arnold, 50.1 ov), 4-297 (Kumar Sangakkara, 75.3 ov), 5-318 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 82.1 ov), 6-341 (Kumar Dharmasena, 95.4 ov), 7-365 (Upul Chandana, 104.2 ov), 8-482 (Mahela Jayawardene, 134.4 ov), 9-500 (Nuwan Zoysa, 142.5 ov), 10-522 (Chaminda Vaas, 150.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock30.487332.3801
JH Kallis1774112.4102
M Ntini1917313.8400
PR Adams45618434.0800
L Klusener1543802.5300
N Boje2227213.2700
DJ Cullinan201015.0000
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Kirsten c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan1260801020.00
ND McKenzie  b Muralitharan1157712019.29
JH Kallis c Arnold b Muralitharan2979862136.70
DJ Cullinan not out11423127412149.35
JN Rhodes  b Muralitharan1226341046.15
L Klusener c Chandana b Dharmasena1937414051.35
MV Boucher  b Muralitharan0710000.00
SM Pollock (c)c Dharmasena b Muralitharan437370010.81
N Boje c Atapattu b Jayasuriya1231302038.70
PR Adams c Atapattu b Chandana422230018.18
M Ntini c Ranatunga b Chandana817152047.05
Extras(b 2, lb 1, nb 10)13
TOTAL(99 Ov, RR: 2.4, 348 Mts)238
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Neil McKenzie, 18.3 ov), 2-30 (Gary Kirsten, 20.3 ov), 3-86 (Jacques Kallis, 45.4 ov), 4-119 (Jonty Rhodes, 53.4 ov), 5-162 (Lance Klusener, 64.6 ov), 6-168 (Mark Boucher, 67.5 ov), 7-198 (Shaun Pollock, 79.4 ov), 8-213 (Nicky Boje, 88.4 ov), 9-223 (Paul Adams, 94.4 ov), 10-238 (Makhaya Ntini, 98.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas1261601.3302
DNT Zoysa411203.0000
HDPK Dharmasena2557012.8000
M Muralitharan4188762.1208
UDU Chandana1434623.2800
ST Jayasuriya30411.3300
South Africa 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Kirsten run out (Vaas/†Sangakkara)551381507039.85
ND McKenzie c Ranatunga b Chandana2568864036.76
JH Kallis c Muralitharan b Chandana4090916044.44
DJ Cullinan c Arnold b Muralitharan1230331040.00
JN Rhodes not out631071446058.87
L Klusener c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan411140036.36
MV Boucher lbw b Muralitharan715160046.66
SM Pollock (c)c Arnold b Muralitharan1228261042.85
N Boje lbw b Muralitharan3563655055.55
PR Adams  b Muralitharan2780028.57
M Ntini  b Muralitharan011000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 6)14
TOTAL(f/o)269
Fall of wickets: 1-58 (Neil McKenzie, 23.3 ov), 2-112 (Gary Kirsten, 43.5 ov), 3-139 (Jacques Kallis, 53.2 ov), 4-141 (Daryll Cullinan, 54.4 ov), 5-153 (Lance Klusener, 58.4 ov), 6-163 (Mark Boucher, 62.5 ov), 7-193 (Shaun Pollock, 70.6 ov), 8-263 (Nicky Boje, 89.6 ov), 9-269 (Paul Adams, 91.5 ov), 10-269 (Makhaya Ntini, 91.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas721802.5700
DNT Zoysa521102.2000
HDPK Dharmasena1013703.7000
M Muralitharan3558472.4006
UDU Chandana2968823.0300
ST Jayasuriya502104.2000
RP Arnold10202.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Galle International Stadium
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Muttiah Muralitharan
Series resultSri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1504
Season2000
Match days20,21,22,23 July 2000 (5-day match)
Test debut
Kumar Sangakkara
Neil McKenzie
Umpires
Daryl Harper
Peter Manuel
TV Umpire
Lalith Jayasundara
Match Referee
Brian Hastings
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 20 Jul - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 341/5 (DPMD Jayawardene 78*, HDPK Dharmasena 4*, 93 ov)
Fri, 21 Jul - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 81/2 (JH Kallis 27*, DJ Cullinan 27*, 42 ov)
Sat, 22 Jul - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 112/2 (JH Kallis 25*, 43.5 ov)
Sun, 23 Jul - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 269 (92 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 269 (92 ov) - end of match
Day 3
  • day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 112/2 (JH Kallis 25*, 43.5 ov)
Day 2
  • day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 81/2 (JH Kallis 27*, DJ Cullinan 27*, 42 ov)
Day 1
  • ST Jayasuriya 50 in 56 balls, 75 mins, 8x4
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 20.5 overs, 93 mins
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 145/0 (Atapattu 44*, Jayasuriya 96*, 29 overs)
  • ST Jayasuriya 100 in 103 balls, 32 mins, 17x4
  • Sri Lanka 150 in 32.4 overs, 134 mins
  • MS Atapattu 50 in 107 balls, 162 mins, 8x4
  • Sri Lanka 200 in 44.3 overs, 183 mins
  • DPMdeS Jayawardene 50 off 83 balls, 86 mins, 7x4, 1x6
  • Sri Lanka 300 in 76.3 overs, 302 mins,
  • day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 341/5 (DPMD Jayawardene 78*, HDPK Dharmasena 4*, 93 ov)