Result
40th Match (D/N), Durban, Mar 3 2003, ICC World Cup
268/9
(45/45 ov, target 230)
229/6
Match tied (D/L method)
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MS Atapattu c sub (RJ Peterson) b Hall12412919118096.12
ST Jayasuriya (c)run out (Kirsten)1630411053.33
HP Tillakaratne c †Boucher b Kallis1428402050.00
DPMD Jayawardene c †Boucher b Hall11119009.09
PA de Silva c Smith b Ntini7378916293.58
RP Arnold  b Pollock811190072.72
KC Sangakkara c Pollock b Kallis68110075.00
WPUJC Vaas run out (†Boucher)34110075.00
M Muralitharan  b Kallis43310133.33
CRD Fernando not out1320033.33
Extras(lb 2, nb 5, w 11)18
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.36)268/9
Did not bat: PW Gunaratne 
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 8.6 ov), 2-77 (Hashan Tillakaratne, 17.4 ov), 3-90 (Mahela Jayawardene, 22.1 ov), 4-242 (Marvan Atapattu, 44.5 ov), 5-243 (Aravinda de Silva, 45.1 ov), 6-258 (Kumar Sangakkara, 47.5 ov), 7-261 (Russel Arnold, 48.4 ov), 8-266 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 49.2 ov), 9-268 (Chaminda Vaas, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock1014814.80386021
M Ntini1004914.90354132
M Zondeki603505.83236030
JH Kallis1004134.10333010
AJ Hall1006226.20256111
L Klusener403107.7573011
South Africa Innings (target: 230 runs from 45 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith c Gunaratne b de Silva35345150102.94
HH Gibbs  b Muralitharan73881177282.95
G Kirsten  b de Silva821270038.09
JH Kallis  b Jayasuriya1619201084.21
HH Dippenaar lbw b Jayasuriya815180053.33
MV Boucher not out4550712190.00
SM Pollock (c)run out (†Sangakkara/Muralitharan)2537521067.56
L Klusener not out18160012.50
Extras(lb 4, nb 2, w 12)18
TOTAL(45 Ov, RR: 5.08)229/6
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Graeme Smith, 11.1 ov), 2-91 (Gary Kirsten, 17.2 ov), 3-124 (Jacques Kallis, 23.1 ov), 4-149 (Herschelle Gibbs, 28.6 ov), 5-149 (Boeta Dippenaar, 29.1 ov), 6-212 (Shaun Pollock, 42.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas713304.71263101
PW Gunaratne602604.33244000
CRD Fernando1014014.0012001
PA de Silva803624.50242110
RP Arnold401604.00100010
M Muralitharan905115.66282110
ST Jayasuriya1004924.90293030
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSri Lanka , elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Cup 2003
Player Of The Match
Marvan Atapattu
Match numberODI no. 1979
Season2002/03
Match days3 March 2003 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Steve Bucknor
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
Peter Willey
Match Referee
Sir Clive Lloyd
PointsSouth Africa 2, Sri Lanka 2
MATCH NOTES
4th (reserve) umpire: R D'Mello (Kenya)
  • Sri Lanka 50 runs 58 minutes 12.3 overs
  • Sri Lanka 100 runs 112 minutes 23.6 overs
  • 50 p/ship (Atapattu/de Silva) 52 runs 148 minutes 6 extras 69 balls
  • Sri Lanka 150 runs 33.2 overs 150 minutes 18x4
  • MS Atapattu 100 in 168 mins off 112 balls, 15x4
  • PA de Silva 50 runs off 66 balls 5x4