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
158 & 60
dimuth-karunaratne
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Danushka Gunathilaka c †de Kock b Rabada2631494083.87
Dimuth Karunaratne not out 15822236013171.17
Dhananjaya de Silva  b Shamsi1136461030.55
Kusal Mendis c Rabada b Steyn2436473066.66
Angelo Mathews c †de Kock b Rabada110150010.00
Roshen Silva c Markram b Rabada023000.00
Niroshan Dickwella c Amla b Shamsi1831530058.06
Dilruwan Perera c †de Kock b Philander1430025.00
Rangana Herath run out (Philander/†de Kock)17160014.28
Suranga Lakmal (c)c †de Kock b Rabada1040521025.00
Lakshan 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
Vernon Philander812813.50323000
Dale Steyn1305414.15546100
Kagiso Rabada1415043.57604021
Keshav Maharaj1734902.88723001
Tabraiz Shamsi25.429133.541048000
Dean Elgar10707.0031000
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dean Elgar c Mathews b Perera829300027.58
Aiden Markram c Mathews b Herath077000.00
Keshav Maharaj lbw b Herath312130025.00
Hashim Amla c Mendis b Perera1536382041.66
Temba Bavuma  b Sandakan1733402051.51
Faf du Plessis (c) b Lakmal49881215055.68
Quinton de Kock  b Perera3890037.50
Vernon Philander lbw b Perera1886961020.93
Kagiso Rabada  b Lakmal29170022.22
Dale Steyn c Mathews b Lakmal817241047.05
Tabraiz Shamsi not out 039000.00
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
Rangana Herath1953922.05903000
Dilruwan Perera2384642.001114000
Lakshan Sandakan811812.25361000
Suranga Lakmal4.302134.66183001
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Danushka Gunathilaka c Rabada b Maharaj1765681026.15
Dimuth Karunaratne c Amla b Rabada60801377075.00
Dhananjaya de Silva  b Maharaj912190175.00
Kusal Mendis lbw b Maharaj035000.00
Angelo Mathews  b Maharaj35861391140.69
Roshen Silva run out (Rabada)1324372054.16
Niroshan Dickwella c †de Kock b Rabada914201064.28
Dilruwan Perera lbw b Rabada22400100.00
Suranga Lakmal (c)not out 3346615071.73
Rangana Herath lbw b Shamsi059000.00
Lakshan 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
Kagiso Rabada1204433.66505000
Dale Steyn11.413513.00482000
Keshav Maharaj2055842.90915200
Tabraiz Shamsi1103713.36475000
Vernon Philander301003.33121000
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 352 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Aiden Markram st †Dickwella b Herath1946470041.30
Dean Elgar st †Dickwella b Perera412170033.33
Hashim Amla c de Silva b Perera026000.00
Temba Bavuma c de Silva b Perera217130011.76
Faf du Plessis (c)c Mathews b Herath1350033.33
Quinton de Kock lbw b Perera1091420111.11
Vernon Philander not out 2238680257.89
Keshav Maharaj c Sandakan b Perera992320100.00
Kagiso Rabada  b Perera0109000.00
Dale Steyn c & b Herath2690033.33
Tabraiz 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
Rangana Herath1443832.71681200
Dilruwan Perera1443262.28653000
Lakshan Sandakan0.50111.2040000
MATCH DETAILS
Galle International Stadium
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka
Season2018
Player Of The Match
Dimuth Karunaratne
Dimuth Karunaratne
Series resultSri Lanka led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2311
Match days12,13,14 July 2018 - day (5-day match)
Umpires
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Paul Reiffel
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Rod Tucker
TV Umpire
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Nigel Llong
Reserve Umpire
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Ranmore Martinesz
Match Referee
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Richie Richardson
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 12 Jul - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 4/1 (Dean Elgar 4*, Keshav Maharaj 0*, 4 ov)
Fri, 13 Jul - day 2 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 111/4 (Angelo Mathews 14*, Roshen Silva 10*, 37 ov)
Sat, 14 Jul - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 73 (28.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
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)
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 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)
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