result
1st Test, Galle, Jul 20 - 23 2000, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka
(92 ov)(f/o) 238 & 269
Sri Lanka won by an innings and 15 runs
player of the match
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu c Boje b Ntini541201789045.00
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c McKenzie b Adams14815619224194.87
Russel Arnold c †Boucher b Adams517280029.41
Mahela Jayawardene c †Boucher b Pollock16728833122257.98
Kumar Sangakkara lbw b Boje2365813035.38
Arjuna Ranatunga c Pollock b Adams1316210081.25
Kumar Dharmasena c Klusener b Pollock44349009.30
Upul Chandana c Cullinan b Kallis823381034.78
Chaminda Vaas  b Pollock541331707040.60
Nuwan Zoysa c & b Cullinan1028312035.71
Muttiah Muralitharan not out 218260011.11
Extras(b 15, lb 16, nb 3)34
TOTAL(150.4 Ov, RR: 3.46, 583 Mts)522
Fall of wickets: 1-193 (Marvan Atapattu, 43.5 ov), 2-211 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 46.5 ov), 3-216 (Russel Arnold, 50.1 ov), 4-297 (Kumar Sangakkara, 75.3 ov), 5-318 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 82.1 ov), 6-341 (Kumar Dharmasena, 95.4 ov), 7-365 (Upul Chandana, 104.2 ov), 8-482 (Mahela Jayawardene, 134.4 ov), 9-500 (Nuwan Zoysa, 142.5 ov), 10-522 (Chaminda Vaas, 150.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock30.487332.38---01
Jacques Kallis1774112.41---02
Makhaya Ntini1917313.84---00
Paul Adams45618434.08---00
Lance Klusener1543802.53---00
Nicky Boje2227213.27---00
Daryll Cullinan201015.00---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan1260801020.00
Neil McKenzie  b Muralitharan1157712019.29
Jacques Kallis c Arnold b Muralitharan2979862136.70
Daryll Cullinan not out 11423127412149.35
Jonty Rhodes  b Muralitharan1226341046.15
Lance Klusener c Chandana b Dharmasena1937414051.35
Mark Boucher  b Muralitharan0710000.00
Shaun Pollock (c)c Dharmasena b Muralitharan437370010.81
Nicky Boje c Atapattu b Jayasuriya1231302038.70
Paul Adams c Atapattu b Chandana422230018.18
Makhaya Ntini c Ranatunga b Chandana817152047.05
Extras(b 2, lb 1, nb 10)13
TOTAL(99 Ov, RR: 2.40, 348 Mts)238
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Neil McKenzie, 18.3 ov), 2-30 (Gary Kirsten, 20.3 ov), 3-86 (Jacques Kallis, 45.4 ov), 4-119 (Jonty Rhodes, 53.4 ov), 5-162 (Lance Klusener, 64.6 ov), 6-168 (Mark Boucher, 67.5 ov), 7-198 (Shaun Pollock, 79.4 ov), 8-213 (Nicky Boje, 88.4 ov), 9-223 (Paul Adams, 94.4 ov), 10-238 (Makhaya Ntini, 98.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1261601.33---02
Nuwan Zoysa411203.00---00
Kumar Dharmasena2557012.80---00
Muttiah Muralitharan4188762.12---08
Upul Chandana1434623.28---00
Sanath Jayasuriya30411.33---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten run out (Vaas/†Sangakkara)551381507039.85
Neil McKenzie c Ranatunga b Chandana2568864036.76
Jacques Kallis c Muralitharan b Chandana4090916044.44
Daryll Cullinan c Arnold b Muralitharan1230331040.00
Jonty Rhodes not out 631071446058.87
Lance Klusener c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan411140036.36
Mark Boucher lbw b Muralitharan715160046.66
Shaun Pollock (c)c Arnold b Muralitharan1228261042.85
Nicky Boje lbw b Muralitharan3563655055.55
Paul Adams  b Muralitharan2780028.57
Makhaya Ntini  b Muralitharan011000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 6)14
TOTAL(92 Ov, RR: 2.92, 323 Mts)269
Fall of wickets: 1-58 (Neil McKenzie, 23.3 ov), 2-112 (Gary Kirsten, 43.5 ov), 3-139 (Jacques Kallis, 53.2 ov), 4-141 (Daryll Cullinan, 54.4 ov), 5-153 (Lance Klusener, 58.4 ov), 6-163 (Mark Boucher, 62.5 ov), 7-193 (Shaun Pollock, 70.6 ov), 8-263 (Nicky Boje, 89.6 ov), 9-269 (Paul Adams, 91.5 ov), 10-269 (Makhaya Ntini, 91.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas721802.57---00
Nuwan Zoysa521102.20---00
Kumar Dharmasena1013703.70---00
Muttiah Muralitharan3558472.40---06
Upul Chandana2968823.03---00
Sanath Jayasuriya502104.20---00
Russel Arnold10202.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Galle International Stadium
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka
Season2000
Player Of The Match
Muttiah Muralitharan
Muttiah Muralitharan
Series resultSri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1504
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Kumar Sangakkara
Kumar Sangakkara
Neil McKenzie
Neil McKenzie
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
Sri Lanka Image
Peter Manuel
TV Umpire
Sri Lanka Image
Lalith Jayasundara
Match Referee
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Brian Hastings
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 20 Jul - day 1 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 341/5 (Mahela Jayawardene 78*, Kumar Dharmasena 4*, 93 ov)
Fri, 21 Jul - day 2 -South Africa 1st innings 81/2 (Jacques Kallis 27*, Daryll Cullinan 27*, 42 ov)
Sat, 22 Jul - day 3 -South Africa 2nd innings 112/2 (Jacques Kallis 25*, 43.5 ov)
Sun, 23 Jul - day 4 -South Africa 2nd innings 269/10 (92 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • ST Jayasuriya 50 in 56 balls, 75 mins, 8x4
  • Sri Lanka 100 in 20.5 overs, 93 mins
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka 145/0 (Atapattu 44*, Jayasuriya 96*, 29 overs)
  • ST Jayasuriya 100 in 103 balls, 32 mins, 17x4
  • Sri Lanka 150 in 32.4 overs, 134 mins
  • MS Atapattu 50 in 107 balls, 162 mins, 8x4
  • Sri Lanka 200 in 44.3 overs, 183 mins
  • DPMdeS Jayawardene 50 off 83 balls, 86 mins, 7x4, 1x6
  • Sri Lanka 300 in 76.3 overs, 302 mins,