result
1st Test, Moratuwa, Aug 25 - 30 1993, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka
331 & 300/6d
(112 ov, target 365)267 & 251/7
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
44 & 131
arjuna-ranatunga
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roshan Mahanama  b Schultz531351775039.25
Chandika Hathurusingha c †Richardson b Donald11320007.69
Asanka Gurusinha c †Richardson b Donald26991212026.26
Aravinda de Silva c Wessels b Schultz27671352040.29
Arjuna Ranatunga (c)c †Richardson b Donald4466717166.66
Hashan Tillakaratne lbw b Schultz9222225813041.44
Ruwan Kalpage c †Richardson b Cronje42941317044.68
Pubudu Dassanayake  b Schultz735450020.00
Piyal Wijetunge  b Donald1011152090.90
Pramodya Wickramasinghe c Rhodes b Donald1118221061.11
Muthiah Muralidaran not out 28220025.00
Extras(lb 11, nb 4, w 1)16
TOTAL(127.2 Ov, RR: 2.59)331
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Chandika Hathurusingha), 2-77 (Asanka Gurusinha), 3-100 (Roshan Mahanama), 4-157 (Arjuna Ranatunga), 5-168 (Aravinda de Silva), 6-258 (Ruwan Kalpage), 7-273 (Pubudu Dassanayake), 8-285 (Piyal Wijetunge), 9-313 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe), 10-331 (Hashan Tillakaratne)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Allan Donald2856952.46---00
Brett Schultz31.2127542.39---00
Clive Eksteen1444403.14---00
Hansie Cronje26143211.23---00
Pat Symcox28310003.57---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kepler Wessels (c)c Tillakaratne b Muralitharan471441742032.63
Andrew Hudson c Gurusinha b Wijetunge9027429610132.84
Hansie Cronje  b Muralitharan1755813030.90
Daryll Cullinan lbw b Hathurusingha3361812154.09
Jimmy Cook  b Wickramasinghe731371022.58
Jonty Rhodes c Tillakaratne b Muralitharan831480025.80
David Richardson c & b Wickramasinghe2650033.33
Pat Symcox c Mahanama b Muralitharan4864717075.00
Clive Eksteen  b Muralitharan11124009.09
Allan Donald not out 0512000.00
Brett Schultz lbw b Kalpage064000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 9, w 1)14
TOTAL(112.5 Ov, RR: 2.36)267
Fall of wickets: 1-104 (Kepler Wessels), 2-152 (Hansie Cronje), 3-179 (Andrew Hudson), 4-203 (Jimmy Cook), 5-203 (Daryll Cullinan), 6-206 (David Richardson), 7-240 (Jonty Rhodes), 8-262 (Clive Eksteen), 9-267 (Pat Symcox), 10-267 (Brett Schultz)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Pramodya Wickramasinghe1945823.05---00
Asanka Gurusinha30301.00---00
Ruwan Kalpage17.562311.28---00
Piyal Wijetunge2925812.00---00
Muthiah Muralidaran39810452.66---00
Aravinda de Silva10303.00---00
Chandika Hathurusingha401413.50---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roshan Mahanama lbw b Symcox1736653047.22
Chandika Hathurusingha  b Donald967870013.43
Piyal Wijetunge c Hudson b Symcox042000.00
Asanka Gurusinha  b Schultz2757644047.36
Aravinda de Silva c †Richardson b Symcox681091509162.38
Arjuna Ranatunga (c) b Schultz13114021418193.57
Hashan Tillakaratne not out 33641114051.56
Ruwan Kalpage not out 011000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 6, nb 6)15
TOTAL(80 Ov, RR: 3.75)300/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Roshan Mahanama), 2-26 (Piyal Wijetunge), 3-34 (Chandika Hathurusingha), 4-75 (Asanka Gurusinha), 5-196 (Aravinda de Silva), 6-299 (Arjuna Ranatunga)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Allan Donald2257313.31---00
Brett Schultz2028224.09---00
Hansie Cronje822703.37---00
Pat Symcox2127533.57---00
Clive Eksteen923403.77---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 365 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hudson c †Dassanayake b Hathurusingha412150033.33
Kepler Wessels (c)c Wickramasinghe b Muralitharan1659811027.11
Hansie Cronje c sub b Wickramasinghe1280050.00
Daryll Cullinan lbw b Wickramasinghe461001267046.00
Jimmy Cook c Tillakaratne b Wijetunge241311392018.32
Jonty Rhodes not out 10110726214194.39
David Richardson c Tillakaratne b de Silva419171021.05
Pat Symcox c Hathurusingha b de Silva2173762128.76
Clive Eksteen not out 48992004.49
Extras(b 10, lb 4, nb 15, w 1)30
TOTAL(112 Ov, RR: 2.24)251/7
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Andrew Hudson), 2-15 (Hansie Cronje), 3-47 (Kepler Wessels), 4-92 (Daryll Cullinan), 5-126 (Jimmy Cook), 6-138 (David Richardson), 7-199 (Pat Symcox)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Pramodya Wickramasinghe2265922.68---00
Chandika Hathurusingha95911.00---00
Muthiah Muralidaran31114811.54---00
Piyal Wijetunge2336012.60---00
Ruwan Kalpage822102.62---00
Aravinda de Silva1733522.05---00
Hashan Tillakaratne20502.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Tyronne Fernando Stadium, Moratuwa
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka
Season1993
Player Of The Match
Arjuna Ranatunga
Arjuna Ranatunga
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1232
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Clive Eksteen
Clive Eksteen
Pat Symcox
Pat Symcox
Piyal Wijetunge
Piyal Wijetunge
Pubudu Dassanayake
Pubudu Dassanayake
Umpires
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Brian Aldridge
Sri Lanka Image
K.T.Francis
Match Referee
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John Reid
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 25 Aug - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 241/5 (Hashan Tillakaratne 37*, Ruwan Kalpage 39*)
Thu, 26 Aug - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 81/0 (Kepler Wessels 39*, Andrew Hudson 39*)
Fri, 27 Aug - rest day
Sat, 28 Aug - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 26/2 (Chandika Hathurusingha 6*, Asanka Gurusinha 0*)
Sun, 29 Aug - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 25/2 (Kepler Wessels 9*, Daryll Cullinan 4*)
Mon, 30 Aug - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 251/7 (112 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • SL 2nd innings
  • Ranatunga passes 2500 runs, the first Sri Lankan to do so.
  • RSA 2nd innings
  • JN Rhodes: 101 runs, 270 min (approx), 14x4, 1x6