Elgar tames South Africa's monster
South Africa's preferred green pitch almost backfired on them on day one at Newlands. A typically determined Dean Elgar made sure it didn't
Du Plessis' plans come together to highlight Mathews' problems
South Africa were expected to be too strong for Sri Lanka in the opening encounter, but what made the gap between the teams even wider were some of Angelo Mathews' tactics.
Du Plessis praises groundsman for quelling Herath's threat
South Africa wanted a pitch to nullify the threat of Rangana Herath, and that is what they got in Port Elizabeth.
Terrible shots in second innings were our downfall - Mathews
Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews singled out poor shot selection in both innings as the main factor behind their 206-run loss to South Africa in Port Elizabeth.