RESULT
2nd Test, Kandy, July 30 - August 02, 2000, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka
253 & 231
(T:177) 308 & 169

South Africa won by 7 runs

Player Of The Match
54 & 88
arjuna-ranatunga
South Africa 1st Innings
Sri Lanka 1st Innings
South Africa 2nd Innings
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings
Match Details
South Africa 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten lbw b Vaas054000.00
Neil McKenzie c Jayawardene b Zoysa0514000.00
Jacques Kallis lbw b Muralidaran1642772038.09
Daryll Cullinan  b Dharmasena23238006.25
Jonty Rhodes  b Dharmasena1222240054.54
Lance Klusener not out 11821924313253.88
Mark Boucher run out (Muralidaran)601111158054.05
Shaun Pollock (c)c Jayawardene b Chandana519180026.31
Nicky Boje lbw b Chandana011000.00
Paul Adams c Jayawardene b Dharmasena637410016.21
Nantie Hayward  b Muralidaran1322582059.09
Extras(b 9, lb 6, nb 6)21
TOTAL84.5 Ov (RR: 2.98, 320 Mts)253
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Gary Kirsten, 0.5 ov), 2-4 (Neil McKenzie, 1.5 ov), 3-16 (Daryll Cullinan, 11.5 ov), 4-34 (Jonty Rhodes, 17.1 ov), 5-34 (Jacques Kallis, 18.3 ov), 6-158 (Mark Boucher, 51.4 ov), 7-173 (Shaun Pollock, 56.5 ov), 8-173 (Nicky Boje, 56.6 ov), 9-210 (Paul Adams, 69.3 ov), 10-253 (Nantie Hayward, 84.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas851111.37---00
Nuwan Zoysa621612.66---00
Kumar Dharmasena2035832.90---00
Muthiah Muralidaran30.539523.08---06
Upul Chandana2025822.90---00
Sri Lanka 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu lbw b Pollock12029237115041.09
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c Kallis b Hayward2870784040.00
Russel Arnold run out (Kallis)2867993041.79
Mahela Jayawardene c Cullinan b Boje1825383072.00
Kumar Sangakkara run out (McKenzie)2438394063.15
Arjuna Ranatunga lbw b Hayward54771299170.12
Kumar Dharmasena c †Boucher b Pollock314220021.42
Chaminda Vaas c Rhodes b Pollock412160033.33
Upul Chandana not out 13160033.33
Nuwan Zoysa  b Kallis3550060.00
Muthiah Muralidaran  b Kallis021000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 12, nb 7)25
TOTAL99.4 Ov (RR: 3.09, 411 Mts)308
Fall of wickets: 1-53 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 18.3 ov), 2-109 (Russel Arnold, 44.6 ov), 3-142 (Mahela Jayawardene, 54.2 ov), 4-182 (Kumar Sangakkara, 65.3 ov), 5-286 (Marvan Atapattu, 92.3 ov), 6-296 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 95.2 ov), 7-300 (Kumar Dharmasena, 96.6 ov), 8-303 (Chaminda Vaas, 98.3 ov), 9-308 (Nuwan Zoysa, 99.2 ov), 10-308 (Muthiah Muralidaran, 99.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock2458333.45---06
Nantie Hayward2266723.04---01
Jacques Kallis11.441821.54---00
Nicky Boje1525013.33---00
Lance Klusener1122101.90---00
Paul Adams1414403.14---00
Daryll Cullinan20703.50---00
South Africa 2nd Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten  b Dharmasena1353651024.52
Neil McKenzie  b Zoysa11424007.14
Jacques Kallis  b Muralidaran872082376141.82
Daryll Cullinan  b Muralidaran617130135.29
Jonty Rhodes c †Sangakkara b Jayasuriya3366852150.00
Lance Klusener c †Sangakkara b Jayasuriya417150023.52
Mark Boucher c Atapattu b Muralidaran1519222078.94
Shaun Pollock (c)c †Sangakkara b Vaas2046512143.47
Nicky Boje c sub (TM Dilshan) b Chandana2773762036.98
Paul Adams not out 1449772028.57
Nantie Hayward lbw b Chandana043000.00
Extras(b 7, lb 1, nb 3)11
TOTAL93.5 Ov (RR: 2.46, 339 Mts)231
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Neil McKenzie, 5.3 ov), 2-37 (Gary Kirsten, 15.6 ov), 3-50 (Daryll Cullinan, 20.6 ov), 4-121 (Jonty Rhodes, 46.1 ov), 5-128 (Lance Klusener, 50.5 ov), 6-153 (Mark Boucher, 57.4 ov), 7-186 (Shaun Pollock, 72.4 ov), 8-186 (Jacques Kallis, 73.1 ov), 9-231 (Nicky Boje, 93.1 ov), 10-231 (Nantie Hayward, 93.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1461711.21---00
Nuwan Zoysa501713.40---00
Kumar Dharmasena1624712.93---00
Muthiah Muralidaran3687632.11---03
Upul Chandana9.502122.13---00
Sanath Jayasuriya1314523.46---00
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (T: 177 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu lbw b Pollock011000.00
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)lbw b Hayward016000.00
Russel Arnold lbw b Boje40981545040.81
Mahela Jayawardene c †Boucher b Hayward1350033.33
Kumar Sangakkara c Hayward b Kallis525390020.00
Arjuna Ranatunga c Rhodes b Boje8810314015085.43
Kumar Dharmasena c Rhodes b Klusener11310007.69
Upul Chandana  b Klusener1626323061.53
Chaminda Vaas run out (Kallis/Klusener)513230038.46
Nuwan Zoysa not out 219200010.52
Muthiah Muralidaran c †Boucher b Boje012000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 2, w 2)11
TOTAL50.1 Ov (RR: 3.36, 220 Mts)169
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Marvan Atapattu, 0.1 ov), 2-5 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 1.1 ov), 3-9 (Mahela Jayawardene, 1.5 ov), 4-21 (Kumar Sangakkara, 11.1 ov), 5-130 (Russel Arnold, 34.4 ov), 6-133 (Kumar Dharmasena, 37.2 ov), 7-161 (Arjuna Ranatunga, 44.3 ov), 8-161 (Upul Chandana, 45.1 ov), 9-169 (Chaminda Vaas, 49.6 ov), 10-169 (Muthiah Muralidaran, 50.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock1143813.45---12
Nantie Hayward511523.00---00
Jacques Kallis812513.12---10
Paul Adams312608.66---00
Lance Klusener1333422.61---00
Nicky Boje10.142432.36---00
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MATCH DETAILS
Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
Series
Season2000
Player Of The Match
Sri Lanka
Arjuna Ranatunga
South Africa
Lance Klusener
Series result3-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1505
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
Australia
Daryl Harper
Sri Lanka
Gamini Silva
TV Umpire
Sri Lanka
Asoka de Silva
Match Referee
New Zealand
Brian Hastings
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 30 Jul - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 15/0 (Marvan Atapattu 1*, Sanath Jayasuriya 10*, 7 ov)
Mon, 31 Jul - day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 260/4 (Marvan Atapattu 107*, Arjuna Ranatunga 34*, 86.2 ov)
Tue, 01 Aug - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 192/8 (Nicky Boje 0*, Paul Adams 6*, 76.1 ov)
Wed, 02 Aug - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 169 (50.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4
  • South Africa 200 runs in 79.33 overs, 289 minutes
  • Lunch : Sri Lanka 41/4 in 16 overs, 75 minutes, (Arnold 18*, Ranatunga 14*)
  • Sri Lanka 50 runs in 16.4 overs, 78 minutes
  • A Ranatunga 50 runs in 36 balls, 40 minutes, 10x4, 0x6
  • Sri Lanka 100 runs in 28.3 overs, 127 minutes
  • Sri Lanka 150 runs in 41.3 overs, 182 minutes
  • Tea : Sri Lanka 161/7 in 45 overs, 197 minutes, (Chandana 16*, Vaas 0*)
Sri Lanka Innings
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