result
2nd Test, Kandy, Jul 30 - Aug 2 2000, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka
253 & 231
(50.1 ov, target 177)308 & 169
South Africa won by 7 runs
player of the match
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten lbw b Vaas054000.00
Neil McKenzie c Jayawardene b Zoysa0514000.00
Jacques Kallis lbw b Muralitharan1642772038.09
Daryll Cullinan  b Dharmasena23238006.25
Jonty Rhodes  b Dharmasena1222240054.54
Lance Klusener not out 11821924313253.88
Mark Boucher run out (Muralitharan)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 Muralitharan1322582059.09
Extras(b 9, lb 6, nb 6)21
TOTAL(84.5 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
Muttiah Muralitharan30.539523.08---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
Muttiah Muralitharan  b Kallis021000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 12, nb 7)25
TOTAL(99.4 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 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 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 Muralitharan872082376141.82
Daryll Cullinan  b Muralitharan617130135.29
Jonty Rhodes c †Sangakkara b Jayasuriya3366852150.00
Lance Klusener c †Sangakkara b Jayasuriya417150023.52
Mark Boucher c Atapattu b Muralitharan1519222078.94
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
TOTAL(93.5 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
Muttiah Muralitharan3687632.11---03
Upul Chandana9.502122.13---00
Sanath Jayasuriya1314523.46---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 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
Muttiah Muralitharan c †Boucher b Boje012000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 2, w 2)11
TOTAL(50.1 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 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 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
MATCH DETAILS
Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka
Season2000
Player Of The Match
Arjuna Ranatunga
Arjuna Ranatunga
Lance Klusener
Lance Klusener
Series result3-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1505
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
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Gamini Silva
TV Umpire
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Asoka de Silva
Match Referee
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Brian Hastings
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 30 Jul - day 1 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 15 (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 169/10 (50.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • South Africa 50 runs in 25 overs, 102 minutes
  • Lunch : South Africa 77/5 in 30 overs, 120 minutes, (L Klusner 18*, MV Boucher 20*)
  • South Africa 100 runs in 36.1 overs, 142 minutes
  • MV Boucher 50 runs in 94 balls, 90 minutes, 7x4, 0x6
  • South Africa 150 runs in 51.2 overs, 197 minutes
  • L Klusner 50 runs in 99 balls, 121 minutes, 6x4, 1x6
  • Tea : 191/8 in 63 overs, 240 minutes,(L Klusner 80*, PR Adams 1*)
  • South Africa 200 runs in 66 overs, 249 minutes
  • L Klusener 100 runs in 178 balls, 210 minutes, 12x4, 2x6
  • South Africa 250 runs in 82 overs, 308 minutes
Day 2
  • Sri Lanka 50 runs in 16.5 overs, 71 minutes
  • Lunch : Sri Lanka 99/1 in 37 overs, 150 minutes, (Atapattu 35*, Arnold 24*)
  • Sri Lanka 100 runs in 38.3 overs, 155 minutes
  • MS Atapattu 50 runs in 150 balls, 200 minutes, 5x4, 0x6
  • Sri Lanka 150 runs in 57 overs, 228 minutes
  • Tea : 199/4 in 70 overs, 270 minutes, (Atapattu 80*, Ranatunga 4*)
  • Sri Lanka 200 runs in 70.3 overs, 275 minutes
  • MS Atapattu 100 runs in 264 balls, 327 minutes, 12x4, 0x6
  • Sri Lanka 250 runs in 83.3 overs, 327 minutes
Day 3
  • A Ranatunga 50 runs in 72 balls, 121 minutes, 8x4, 1x6
  • Sri Lanka 300 runs in 96.4 overs, 393 minutes
  • Lunch : South Africa 44/2 in 18 overs, 70 minutes, (JH Kallis 30*, DJ Cullinan 0*)
  • South Africa 50 runs in 19 overs, 73 minutes
  • JH Kallis 50 runs in 93 balls, 112 minutes, 4x4, 1x6
  • South Africa 100 runs in 40.5 overs, 150 minutes
  • Tea : South Africa 121/4 in 48 overs, 170 minutes, (JH Kallis 67*, L Klusener 0*)
  • South Africa 150 runs in 56.4 overs, 203 minutes
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*)