Result
1st Test, Galle, Jul 12-14 2018, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka
287 & 190
(28.5 ov, target 352)
126 & 73
Sri Lanka won by 278 runs
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MD Gunathilaka c †de Kock b Rabada2631494083.87
FDM Karunaratne not out15822236013171.17
DM de Silva  b Shamsi1136461030.55
BKG Mendis c Rabada b Steyn2436473066.66
AD Mathews c †de Kock b Rabada110150010.00
ARS Silva c Markram b Rabada023000.00
N Dickwella c Amla b Shamsi1831530058.06
MDK Perera c †de Kock b Philander1430025.00
HMRKB Herath run out (Philander/†de Kock)17160014.28
RAS Lakmal (c)c †de Kock b Rabada1040521025.00
PADLR Sandakan st †de Kock b Shamsi2555763045.45
Extras(b 7, lb 1, nb 2, w 2)12
TOTAL(78.4 Ov, RR: 3.64)287
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Danushka Gunathilaka, 10.4 ov), 2-70 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 20.4 ov), 3-115 (Kusal Mendis, 31.2 ov), 4-119 (Angelo Mathews, 35.1 ov), 5-119 (Roshen Silva, 35.3 ov), 6-161 (Niroshan Dickwella, 46.2 ov), 7-164 (Dilruwan Perera, 47.1 ov), 8-176 (Rangana Herath, 50.3 ov), 9-224 (Suranga Lakmal, 62.4 ov), 10-287 (Lakshan Sandakan, 78.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
VD Philander812813.5000
DW Steyn1305414.1500
K Rabada1415043.5721
KA Maharaj1734902.8801
T Shamsi25.429133.5400
D Elgar10707.0000
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
D Elgar c Mathews b Perera829300027.58
AK Markram c Mathews b Herath077000.00
KA Maharaj lbw b Herath312130025.00
HM Amla c Mendis b Perera1536382041.66
T Bavuma  b Sandakan1733402051.51
F du Plessis (c) b Lakmal49881215055.68
Q de Kock  b Perera3890037.50
VD Philander lbw b Perera1886961020.93
K Rabada  b Lakmal29170022.22
DW Steyn c Mathews b Lakmal817241047.05
T Shamsi not out039000.00
Extras(b 2, nb 1)3
TOTAL(54.3 Ov, RR: 2.31)126
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Aiden Markram, 2.4 ov), 2-9 (Keshav Maharaj, 6.3 ov), 3-13 (Dean Elgar, 9.2 ov), 4-40 (Hashim Amla, 17.6 ov), 5-48 (Temba Bavuma, 20.2 ov), 6-51 (Quinton de Kock, 21.6 ov), 7-115 (Vernon Philander, 49.4 ov), 8-115 (Faf du Plessis, 50.1 ov), 9-123 (Kagiso Rabada, 52.6 ov), 10-126 (Dale Steyn, 54.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HMRKB Herath1953922.0500
MDK Perera2384642.0000
PADLR Sandakan811812.2500
RAS Lakmal4.302134.6601
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MD Gunathilaka c Rabada b Maharaj1765681026.15
FDM Karunaratne c Amla b Rabada60801377075.00
DM de Silva  b Maharaj912190175.00
BKG Mendis lbw b Maharaj035000.00
AD Mathews  b Maharaj35861391140.69
ARS Silva run out (Rabada)1324372054.16
N Dickwella c †de Kock b Rabada914201064.28
MDK Perera lbw b Rabada22400100.00
RAS Lakmal (c)not out3346615071.73
HMRKB Herath lbw b Shamsi059000.00
PADLR Sandakan c Bavuma b Steyn69181066.66
Extras(b 2, lb 4)6
TOTAL(57.4 Ov, RR: 3.29)190
Fall of wickets: 1-51 (Danushka Gunathilaka, 17.5 ov), 2-64 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 21.2 ov), 3-64 (Kusal Mendis, 21.5 ov), 4-92 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 32.3 ov), 5-117 (Roshen Silva, 40.1 ov), 6-132 (Niroshan Dickwella, 44.2 ov), 7-134 (Dilruwan Perera, 44.4 ov), 8-156 (Angelo Mathews, 51.3 ov), 9-163 (Rangana Herath, 52.5 ov), 10-190 (Lakshan Sandakan, 57.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
K Rabada1204433.6600
DW Steyn11.413513.0000
KA Maharaj2055842.9000
T Shamsi1103713.3600
VD Philander301003.3300
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 352 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AK Markram st †Dickwella b Herath1946470041.30
D Elgar st †Dickwella b Perera412170033.33
HM Amla c de Silva b Perera026000.00
T Bavuma c de Silva b Perera217130011.76
F du Plessis (c)c Mathews b Herath1350033.33
Q de Kock lbw b Perera1091420111.11
VD Philander not out2238680257.89
KA Maharaj c Sandakan b Perera992320100.00
K Rabada  b Perera0109000.00
DW Steyn c & b Herath2690033.33
T Shamsi lbw b Sandakan22119009.52
Extras(b 2)2
TOTAL(28.5 Ov, RR: 2.53)73
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Dean Elgar, 5.6 ov), 2-16 (Hashim Amla, 7.3 ov), 3-24 (Temba Bavuma, 11.4 ov), 4-25 (Faf du Plessis, 12.1 ov), 5-32 (Aiden Markram, 14.2 ov), 6-36 (Quinton de Kock, 15.3 ov), 7-58 (Keshav Maharaj, 19.1 ov), 8-58 (Kagiso Rabada, 21.5 ov), 9-67 (Dale Steyn, 24.2 ov), 10-73 (Tabraiz Shamsi, 28.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HMRKB Herath1443832.7100
MDK Perera1443262.2800
PADLR Sandakan0.50111.2000
MATCH DETAILS
Galle International Stadium
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka
Player Of The Match
Dimuth Karunaratne
Series resultSri Lanka led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2311
Season2018
Match days12,13,14 July 2018 (5-day match)
Umpires
Rod Tucker
Paul Reiffel
TV Umpire
Nigel Llong
Reserve Umpire
Ranmore Martinesz
Match Referee
Sir Richie Richardson
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 12 Jul - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 4/1 (D Elgar 4*, KA Maharaj 0*, 4 ov)
Fri, 13 Jul - day 2 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 111/4 (AD Mathews 14*, ARS Silva 10*, 37 ov)
Sat, 14 Jul - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 73 (28.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 143/7 in 48.0 overs (AD Mathews 28, RAS Lakmal 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 49.5 overs (299 balls), Extras 2
  • Over 52.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - RAS Lakmal (Struck down)
  • Over 52.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - HMRKB Herath (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 190/10 in 57.4 overs (RAS Lakmal 33)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Over 0.2: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - AK Markram (Struck down)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 5/0 in 3.0 overs (AK Markram 2, D Elgar 3)
  • Over 15.3: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - Q de Kock (Struck down)
  • Over 15.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - KA Maharaj (Umpires Call)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 17.5 overs (107 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: South Africa - 52/6 in 18.0 overs (VD Philander 5, KA Maharaj 9)
  • Over 18.1: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - VD Philander (Upheld)
  • Over 28.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - T Shamsi (Upheld)
Day 2
  • Over 17.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - HM Amla (Upheld)
  • Over 18.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - T Bavuma (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 48/5 in 20.2 overs (F du Plessis 5)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 20.3 overs (123 balls), Extras 0
  • Over 33.4: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - VD Philander (Upheld)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 86/6 in 37.0 overs (F du Plessis 22, VD Philander 16)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 43.3 overs (261 balls), Extras 2
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 141 balls (F du Plessis 32, VD Philander 17, Ex 2)
  • Over 49.4: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - VD Philander (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 123/9 in 53.0 overs (DW Steyn 5)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 126/10 in 54.3 overs (T Shamsi 0)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Over 5.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - MD Gunathilaka (Umpires Call)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 25/0 in 10.0 overs (MD Gunathilaka 10, FDM Karunaratne 15)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 16.6 overs (102 balls), Extras 1
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 102 balls (MD Gunathilaka 17, FDM Karunaratne 32, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 64/3 in 21.5 overs (FDM Karunaratne 37)
  • Over 21.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - BKG Mendis (Struck down)
  • FDM Karunaratne: 50 off 67 balls (5 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 34.6 overs (210 balls), Extras 1
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 111/4 in 37.0 overs (AD Mathews 14, ARS Silva 10)
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 13.1 overs (79 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 93/2 in 26.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 37, BKG Mendis 19)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 27.3 overs (165 balls), Extras 0
  • FDM Karunaratne: 50 off 82 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Over 37.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - N Dickwella (Upheld)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 128/5 in 38.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 62, N Dickwella 4)
  • Over 38.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - N Dickwella (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 43.3 overs (261 balls), Extras 1
  • Rain: Sri Lanka - 161/6 in 46.2 overs (FDM Karunaratne 80)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 161/6 in 46.2 overs (FDM Karunaratne 80)
  • Wet Ground: Sri Lanka - 161/6 in 46.2 overs (FDM Karunaratne 80)
  • Over 46.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - MDK Perera (Upheld)
  • FDM Karunaratne: 100 off 159 balls (9 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 54.5 overs (329 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 214/8 in 59.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 118, RAS Lakmal 10)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 72.1 overs (434 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 256/9 in 73.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 143, PADLR Sandakan 10)
  • FDM Karunaratne: 150 off 214 balls (13 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • FDM Karunaratne: 150 off 215 balls (13 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (FDM Karunaratne 28, PADLR Sandakan 20, Ex 3)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 287/10 in 78.4 overs (FDM Karunaratne 158)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 4/1 in 4.0 overs (D Elgar 4, KA Maharaj 0)