result
1st Test, Colombo (SSC), Jul 27 - 31 2006, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka
(157.2 ov)169 & 434
756/5d
Sri Lanka won by an innings and 153 runs
Player Of The Match
374
mahela-jayawardene
Best performances - Batters
Mahela Jayawardene portrait
DPMD Jayawardene SL
374 runs (572)
43 fours
1 six
Control93%
Productive shot
off side drive on front foot
97 runs
11 fours
0 six
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Kumar Sangakkara portrait
KC Sangakkara SL
287 runs (457)
35 fours
0 six
Control92%
Productive shot
off side drive on front foot
92 runs
13 fours
0 six
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Best performances - Bowlers
Muttiah Muralitharan portrait
M Muralitharan SL
O
64
M
11
R
131
W
6
ECO
2.04
Muttiah Muralitharan portrait
M Muralitharan SL
O
18.2
M
6
R
41
W
4
ECO
2.23
Partnerships
First innings
Team Image
South Africa
32 (60)
HH Gibbs13 (29)
AJ Hall17 (31)
13 (24)
HH Gibbs6 (12)
JA Rudolph6 (12)
33 (68)
JA Rudolph23 (40)
HM Amla9 (28)
2 (26)
AG Prince1 (15)
HM Amla1 (11)
32 (44)
HM Amla9 (25)
AB de Villiers21 (19)
16 (24)
MV Boucher4 (9)
AB de Villiers12 (15)
20 (23)
N Boje5 (10)
AB de Villiers11 (13)
3 (6)
A Nel0 (2)
AB de Villiers3 (4)
0 (1)
AB de Villiers0 (0)
DW Steyn0 (1)
18 (26)
M Ntini0 (5)
AB de Villiers18 (21)
Team Image
Sri Lanka
6 (9)
ST Jayasuriya4 (6)
WU Tharanga2 (3)
8 (12)
KC Sangakkara2 (5)
WU Tharanga5 (7)
624 (950)
DPMD Jayawardene309 (498)
KC Sangakkara285 (452)
113 (130)
DPMD Jayawardene63 (63)
TM Dilshan45 (67)
5 (18)
DPMD Jayawardene2 (11)
CK Kapugedera1 (7)
Second innings
Team Image
South Africa
165 (325)
AJ Hall53 (143)
JA Rudolph90 (182)
6 (23)
AJ Hall4 (9)
HM Amla2 (14)
14 (56)
AJ Hall7 (25)
AG Prince4 (31)
49 (111)
AG Prince23 (73)
AB de Villiers24 (38)
78 (147)
MV Boucher38 (69)
AG Prince34 (78)
38 (70)
HH Gibbs18 (32)
MV Boucher18 (38)
51 (122)
N Boje22 (69)
MV Boucher29 (53)
3 (17)
N Boje2 (9)
A Nel0 (8)
8 (22)
N Boje3 (13)
DW Steyn4 (9)
22 (71)
N Boje6 (39)
M Ntini16 (32)
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