result
2nd Test, Colombo, Aug 4 - 8 2006, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka
361 & 311
(113.3 ov, target 352)321 & 352/9
Sri Lanka won by 1 wicket
player of the match
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Herschelle Gibbs lbw b Vaas021000.00
Andrew Hall c Dilshan b Malinga0916000.00
Jacques Rudolph  b Malinga1320352065.00
Hashim Amla lbw b Muralitharan4047767085.10
Ashwell Prince (c)c †HAPW Jayawardene b Muralitharan8614420713059.72
AB de Villiers c †HAPW Jayawardene b Malinga9514118218067.37
Mark Boucher  b Muralitharan3241426078.04
Shaun Pollock not out 57701065281.42
Nicky Boje c Sangakkara b Maharoof1123332047.82
Dale Steyn c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan622240027.27
Makhaya Ntini c Maharoof b Muralitharan1327353048.14
Extras(nb 8)8
TOTAL(89.5 Ov, RR: 4.01, 383 Mts)361
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Herschelle Gibbs, 0.2 ov), 2-4 (Andrew Hall, 3.3 ov), 3-31 (Jacques Rudolph, 7.4 ov), 4-70 (Hashim Amla, 20.3 ov), 5-231 (Ashwell Prince, 57.2 ov), 6-256 (AB de Villiers, 64.6 ov), 7-273 (Mark Boucher, 67.1 ov), 8-307 (Nicky Boje, 74.6 ov), 9-327 (Dale Steyn, 81.1 ov), 10-361 (Makhaya Ntini, 89.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1847113.948414000
Lasith Malinga1848134.507712104
Muttiah Muralitharan33.5212853.7813617100
Farveez Maharoof1525213.46698004
Sanath Jayasuriya502905.80175000
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Upul Tharanga c Boje b Ntini29120022.22
Sanath Jayasuriya c Gibbs b Ntini47671118070.14
Kumar Sangakkara c Amla b Ntini1431363045.16
Mahela Jayawardene (c)c †Boucher b Steyn1327472048.14
Tillakaratne Dilshan  b Ntini45101080.00
Chamara Kapugedera  b Boje6377899281.81
Prasanna Jayawardene  b Steyn4249916185.71
Farveez Maharoof  b Steyn5611015511050.90
Chaminda Vaas c †Boucher b Steyn6413016110049.23
Lasith Malinga not out 810172080.00
Muttiah Muralitharan c Hall b Steyn016000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 5, w 2)8
TOTAL(85.1 Ov, RR: 3.76, 372 Mts)321
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Upul Tharanga, 2.3 ov), 2-43 (Kumar Sangakkara, 10.5 ov), 3-74 (Mahela Jayawardene, 20.5 ov), 4-85 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 22.3 ov), 5-86 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 22.5 ov), 6-191 (Chamara Kapugedera, 43.2 ov), 7-191 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 44.1 ov), 8-308 (Farveez Maharoof, 81.6 ov), 9-317 (Chaminda Vaas, 83.6 ov), 10-321 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 85.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Makhaya Ntini2138444.009614200
Dale Steyn13.118256.225215023
Shaun Pollock1645203.258010002
Andrew Hall1573102.06765000
Nicky Boje2067113.55858100
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Herschelle Gibbs c Jayasuriya b Muralitharan9219024711148.42
Andrew Hall c †HAPW Jayawardene b Maharoof3263962150.79
Jacques Rudolph run out (Tharanga)1533621045.45
Hashim Amla run out (Kapugedera)829360027.58
Ashwell Prince (c)c & b Muralitharan17761292022.36
AB de Villiers c Dilshan b Muralitharan3363795052.38
Mark Boucher c Dilshan b Muralitharan651021237263.72
Shaun Pollock c Tharanga b Muralitharan1432311043.75
Nicky Boje c †HAPW Jayawardene b Muralitharan1543543034.88
Dale Steyn lbw b Muralitharan0710000.00
Makhaya Ntini not out 510211050.00
Extras(b 9, lb 4, nb 1, w 1)15
TOTAL(107.5 Ov, RR: 2.88, 446 Mts)311
Fall of wickets: 1-76 (Andrew Hall, 22.5 ov), 2-119 (Jacques Rudolph, 36.4 ov), 3-131 (Hashim Amla, 44.6 ov), 4-161 (Herschelle Gibbs, 57.5 ov), 5-206 (Ashwell Prince, 75.1 ov), 6-207 (AB de Villiers, 75.4 ov), 7-235 (Shaun Pollock, 85.1 ov), 8-280 (Nicky Boje, 99.5 ov), 9-282 (Dale Steyn, 101.6 ov), 10-311 (Mark Boucher, 107.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1945302.78938100
Lasith Malinga1215504.58468001
Farveez Maharoof2135312.521007010
Muttiah Muralitharan46.5129772.072226200
Sanath Jayasuriya904004.44344100
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 352 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Upul Tharanga c Gibbs b Ntini0710000.00
Sanath Jayasuriya c Amla b Boje73741319398.64
Kumar Sangakkara c Amla b Pollock3964828060.93
Mahela Jayawardene (c)c Gibbs b Boje12324835911249.59
Tillakaratne Dilshan c Gibbs b Boje1829434062.06
Chamara Kapugedera c de Villiers b Boje1340411032.50
Prasanna Jayawardene lbw b Hall30791103037.97
Farveez Maharoof not out 291181592024.57
Chaminda Vaas c de Villiers b Hall420240020.00
Muttiah Muralitharan  b Hall2560040.00
Lasith Malinga not out 11400100.00
Extras(b 4, lb 8, nb 4, w 4)20
TOTAL(113.3 Ov, RR: 3.10, 488 Mts)352/9
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Upul Tharanga, 2.1 ov), 2-94 (Kumar Sangakkara, 19.6 ov), 3-121 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 27.6 ov), 4-164 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 38.2 ov), 5-201 (Chamara Kapugedera, 49.4 ov), 6-279 (Prasanna Jayawardene, 78.1 ov), 7-341 (Mahela Jayawardene, 107.1 ov), 8-348 (Chaminda Vaas, 112.1 ov), 9-350 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 112.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Makhaya Ntini7.221311.77361000
Dale Steyn22.428103.579912032
Nicky Boje39.31111142.8118312300
Shaun Pollock1926013.15804202
Andrew Hall2537533.001079010
MATCH DETAILS
P Sara Oval, Colombo
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka
Season2006
Player Of The Match
Mahela Jayawardene
Mahela Jayawardene
Player Of The Series
Muttiah Muralitharan
Muttiah Muralitharan
Series resultSri Lanka won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1812
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-1.10pm, Tea 3.10-3.30pm, Close 5.30pm
Match days4,5,6,7,8 August 2006 - day(5-day match)
Umpires
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Aleem Dar
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Billy Bowden
TV Umpire
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Tyron Wijewardene
Reserve Umpire
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Ranmore Martinesz
Match Referee
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Javagal Srinath
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 04 Aug - day 1 -South Africa 1st innings 361/0
Sat, 05 Aug - day 2 -South Africa 2nd innings 6/0 (Herschelle Gibbs 4*, Andrew Hall 2*, 2 ov)
Sun, 06 Aug - day 3 -South Africa 2nd innings 257/7 (Mark Boucher 28*, Nicky Boje 5*, 92 ov)
Mon, 07 Aug - day 4 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 262/5 (Mahela Jayawardene 77*, Prasanna Jayawardene 27*, 72 ov)
Tue, 08 Aug - day 5 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 352/9 (113.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Drinks: South Africa - 45/3 in 12.0 overs (HM Amla 28, AG Prince 4)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 14.4 overs (88 balls), Extras 0
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 25.5 overs (156 balls), Extras 1
  • Lunch: South Africa - 113/4 in 27.0 overs (AG Prince 28, AB de Villiers 31)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 45 balls (AG Prince 12, AB de Villiers 39, Ex 0)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 36.3 overs (220 balls), Extras 1
  • AG Prince: 50 off 86 balls (7 x 4)
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 59 balls (10 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 117 balls (AG Prince 40, AB de Villiers 58, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 181/4 in 42.0 overs (AG Prince 63, AB de Villiers 62)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 46.6 overs (285 balls), Extras 3
  • South Africa 1st innings: 1x5 ball over (49th over, boweled by MF Maharoof, called by umpire BF Bowden)
  • 5th Wicket: 150 runs in 199 balls (AG Prince 69, AB de Villiers 78, Ex 3)
  • Tea: South Africa - 231/4 in 57.0 overs (AG Prince 86, AB de Villiers 88)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 63.4 overs (385 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: South Africa - 283/7 in 70.0 overs (SM Pollock 9, N Boje 2)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 73.3 overs (447 balls), Extras 7
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 335/9 after 82.1 overs (SM Pollock 36, M Ntini 8)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 83.6 overs (511 balls), Extras 8
  • SM Pollock: 50 off 53 balls (4 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 0/0
Day 2
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 47/2 in 13.0 overs (ST Jayasuriya 24, DPMD Jayawardene 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 14.3 overs (90 balls), Extras 3
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 98/5 in 25.0 overs (CK Kapugedera 12, HAPW Jayawardene 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 25.6 overs (161 balls), Extras 5
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 74 balls (CK Kapugedera 36, HAPW Jayawardene 13, Ex 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 37.4 overs (232 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 158/5 in 39.0 overs (CK Kapugedera 51, HAPW Jayawardene 21)
  • CK Kapugedera: 50 off 64 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 112 balls (CK Kapugedera 62, HAPW Jayawardene 38, Ex 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 48.4 overs (299 balls), Extras 7
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 210/7 in 53.0 overs (MF Maharoof 4, WPUJC Vaas 14)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 100 balls (MF Maharoof 17, WPUJC Vaas 33, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 65.5 overs (402 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 255/7 in 69.0 overs (MF Maharoof 22, WPUJC Vaas 40)
  • WPUJC Vaas: 50 off 87 balls (9 x 4)
  • 8th Wicket: 100 runs in 200 balls (MF Maharoof 42, WPUJC Vaas 56, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 80.2 overs (489 balls), Extras 8
  • MF Maharoof: 50 off 106 balls (10 x 4)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 6/0 in 2.0 overs (HH Gibbs 4, AJ Hall 2)
Day 3
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 15.1 overs (92 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 92 balls (HH Gibbs 30, AJ Hall 18, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 52/0 in 16.0 overs (HH Gibbs 31, AJ Hall 19)
  • HH Gibbs: 50 off 92 balls (8 x 4)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 29.1 overs (176 balls), Extras 2
  • Lunch: South Africa - 106/1 in 31.0 overs (HH Gibbs 61, JA Rudolph 11)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 130/2 in 44.0 overs (HH Gibbs 71, HM Amla 8)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 52.3 overs (316 balls), Extras 4
  • Tea: South Africa - 161/4 in 57.5 overs (AG Prince 10)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 190/4 in 73.0 overs (AG Prince 17, AB de Villiers 21)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 74.3 overs (448 balls), Extras 9
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 242/7 after 88.1 overs (MV Boucher 18, N Boje 0)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 90.5 overs (546 balls), Extras 13
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 257/7 in 92.0 overs (MV Boucher 28, N Boje 5)
Day 4
  • MV Boucher: 50 off 90 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 105.3 overs (635 balls), Extras 15
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 48/1 in 11.0 overs (ST Jayasuriya 13, KC Sangakkara 30)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 11.1 overs (68 balls), Extras 5
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 70 balls (ST Jayasuriya 14, KC Sangakkara 34, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 21.1 overs (130 balls), Extras 7
  • ST Jayasuriya: 50 off 53 balls (7 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 108/2 in 23.0 overs (ST Jayasuriya 61, DPMD Jayawardene 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 33.6 overs (207 balls), Extras 7
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 163/3 in 37.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 25, TM Dilshan 17)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 49.1 overs (300 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 206/5 in 51.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 49, HAPW Jayawardene 4)
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 50 off 90 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 66.2 overs (404 balls), Extras 11
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 101 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 26, HAPW Jayawardene 23, Ex 1)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 262/5 in 72.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 77, HAPW Jayawardene 27)
Day 5
  • DPMD Jayawardene: 100 off 187 balls (11 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 298/6 in 86.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 104, MF Maharoof 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 87.3 overs (531 balls), Extras 17
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 119 balls (DPMD Jayawardene 26, MF Maharoof 22, Ex 2)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 333/6 in 100.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 117, MF Maharoof 24)
  • Sri Lanka: 350 runs in 112.5 overs (685 balls), Extras 20
  • Test Match Commentator: Sajan Nair