result
1st Test, Galle, Jul 16 - Jul 20 2014, South Africa tour of Sri Lanka
455/9d & 206/6d
(71.3 ov, target 370)292 & 216
South Africa won by 153 runs
player of the match
Dale Steyn
South Africa
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Alviro Petersen lbw b Perera3446764073.91
Dean Elgar c †Chandimal b Lakmal10318724611355.08
Faf du Plessis c Silva b Perera801962475140.82
Hashim Amla (c)c Perera b Herath1136411030.56
AB de Villiers  b Lakmal2148664043.75
Quinton de Kock c Jayawardene b Perera51901126056.67
Dale Steyn  b Lakmal320370015.00
Jean-Paul Duminy not out 10020627610048.54
Vernon Philander lbw b Mathews27961153028.13
Morne Morkel  b Perera22741154029.73
Extras(lb 2, nb 1)3
TOTAL(166.2 Ov, RR: 2.73, 665 Mts)455/9d
Did not bat: Imran Tahir 
Fall of wickets: 1-70 (Alviro Petersen, 16.5 ov), 2-195 (Dean Elgar, 62.6 ov), 3-220 (Hashim Amla, 73.4 ov), 4-246 (Faf du Plessis, 82.3 ov), 5-266 (AB de Villiers, 89.6 ov), 6-290 (Dale Steyn, 99.3 ov), 7-314 (Quinton de Kock, 108.5 ov), 8-389 (Vernon Philander, 138.5 ov), 9-455 (Morne Morkel, 166.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Suranga Lakmal33127532.271608001
Shaminda Eranga943203.56436000
Rangana Herath601214812.4727914200
Angelo Mathews1113613.27475000
Dilruwan Perera53.2816243.0423015200
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Kaushal Silva c Philander b Steyn843751018.60
Upul Tharanga st †de Kock b Duminy8315518814153.55
Kumar Sangakkara  b Morkel2434673070.59
Mahela Jayawardene lbw b Steyn39170033.33
Lahiru Thirimanne c †de Kock b Steyn38981477038.78
Angelo Mathews (c) b Imran Tahir8918223214148.90
Dinesh Chandimal c Petersen b Steyn611121054.55
Dilruwan Perera c †de Kock b Steyn0510000.00
Rangana Herath c de Villiers b Morkel19611373031.15
Suranga Lakmal c †de Kock b Morkel620230030.00
Shaminda Eranga not out 11223008.33
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 1, w 3)15
TOTAL(104.5 Ov, RR: 2.78, 465 Mts)292
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Kaushal Silva, 16.3 ov), 2-98 (Kumar Sangakkara, 31.6 ov), 3-104 (Mahela Jayawardene, 35.6 ov), 4-136 (Upul Tharanga, 42.4 ov), 5-190 (Lahiru Thirimanne, 71.1 ov), 6-200 (Dinesh Chandimal, 73.4 ov), 7-201 (Dilruwan Perera, 75.3 ov), 8-272 (Angelo Mathews, 94.6 ov), 9-283 (Suranga Lakmal, 99.6 ov), 10-292 (Rangana Herath, 104.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dale Steyn2385452.351148010
Vernon Philander1563102.07785001
Morne Morkel18.584932.60958020
Imran Tahir2657512.8812110100
Jean-Paul Duminy1544713.13717100
Dean Elgar712503.57335000
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Dean Elgar c †Chandimal b Herath1229412041.38
Alviro Petersen c †Chandimal b Perera3263784050.79
Faf du Plessis  b Herath37781033047.44
Hashim Amla (c)c Tharanga b Perera2224272091.67
AB de Villiers  b Perera5158816087.93
Quinton de Kock c & b Perera3640594090.00
Jean-Paul Duminy not out 810160080.00
Extras(b 4, lb 4)8
TOTAL(50.2 Ov, RR: 4.09, 205 Mts)206/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Dean Elgar, 11.5 ov), 2-54 (Alviro Petersen, 19.6 ov), 3-88 (Hashim Amla, 27.5 ov), 4-131 (Faf du Plessis, 37.4 ov), 5-193 (AB de Villiers, 46.4 ov), 6-206 (Quinton de Kock, 50.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Suranga Lakmal903503.89344000
Rangana Herath2228423.82829000
Dilruwan Perera19.217944.09718000
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 370 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Upul Tharanga c †de Kock b Steyn14131220107.69
Kaushal Silva c †de Kock b Steyn38981505038.78
Kumar Sangakkara c Amla b Duminy761452059152.41
Mahela Jayawardene c †de Kock b Morkel1031472032.26
Lahiru Thirimanne c de Villiers b Steyn1223340152.17
Angelo Mathews (c)not out 27701083138.57
Dinesh Chandimal c †de Kock b Morkel16100016.67
Dilruwan Perera c †de Kock b Steyn0714000.00
Rangana Herath c de Villiers b Duminy20183040111.11
Suranga Lakmal c Imran Tahir b Morkel1218323066.67
Shaminda Eranga c Elgar b Morkel011000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 1)6
TOTAL(71.3 Ov, RR: 3.02, 332 Mts)216
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Upul Tharanga, 2.4 ov), 2-118 (Kaushal Silva, 35.5 ov), 3-138 (Mahela Jayawardene, 46.1 ov), 4-149 (Kumar Sangakkara, 50.1 ov), 5-153 (Lahiru Thirimanne, 53.1 ov), 6-158 (Dinesh Chandimal, 54.3 ov), 7-161 (Dilruwan Perera, 57.3 ov), 8-190 (Rangana Herath, 64.2 ov), 9-216 (Suranga Lakmal, 71.2 ov), 10-216 (Shaminda Eranga, 71.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dale Steyn1744542.65806000
Vernon Philander1143403.09546001
Morne Morkel13.362942.15685000
Imran Tahir1936403.37837200
Jean-Paul Duminy1043823.80434100
Dean Elgar10101.0050000
MATCH DETAILS
Galle International Stadium
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Sri Lanka
Season2014
Player Of The Match
Dale Steyn
Dale Steyn
Series resultSouth Africa led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTEST No. 2129
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days16,17,18,19,20 July 2014 - day match (5-day match)
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
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Richard Kettleborough
TV Umpire
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Nigel Llong
Reserve Umpire
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Ruchira Palliyaguruge
Match Referee
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Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 16 Jul - day 1 -South Africa 1st innings 268/5 (Quinton de Kock 17*, Dale Steyn 0*, 91 ov)
Thu, 17 Jul - day 2 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 30 (Kaushal Silva 8*, Upul Tharanga 20*, 12 ov)
Fri, 18 Jul - day 3 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 283/9 (Rangana Herath 12*, 100 ov)
Sat, 19 Jul - day 4 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 110/1 (Kaushal Silva 37*, Kumar Sangakkara 58*, 32 ov)
Sun, 20 Jul - day 5 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 216/10 (71.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 11.2 overs (68 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (AN Petersen 25, D Elgar 27, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 58/0 in 12.5 overs (AN Petersen 26, D Elgar 32)
  • Over 16.5: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - AN Petersen (Struck down)
  • D Elgar: 50 off 74 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 25.3 overs (153 balls), Extras 1
  • Lunch: South Africa - 111/1 in 29.0 overs (D Elgar 62, F du Plessis 14)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 93 balls (D Elgar 34, F du Plessis 19, Ex 0)
  • Over 38.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - F du Plessis (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 146/1 in 44.0 overs (D Elgar 82, F du Plessis 29)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 44.3 overs (267 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 186 balls (D Elgar 55, F du Plessis 48, Ex 0)
  • F du Plessis: 50 off 113 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • D Elgar: 100 off 162 balls (11 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • Tea: South Africa - 194/1 in 60.0 overs (D Elgar 102, F du Plessis 57)
  • Over 60.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - F du Plessis (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 64.1 overs (385 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: South Africa - 222/3 in 76.0 overs (F du Plessis 72, AB de Villiers 0)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 84.2 overs (506 balls), Extras 2
  • Over 86.2: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Upheld)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 268/5 in 91.0 overs (Q de Kock 17, DW Steyn 0)
Day 2
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 101.5 overs (611 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: South Africa - 307/6 in 106.0 overs (Q de Kock 44, JP Duminy 9)
  • Q de Kock: 50 off 86 balls (6 x 4)
  • Over 108.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - Q de Kock (Struck down)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 331/7 in 121.0 overs (JP Duminy 22, VD Philander 3)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 125.3 overs (754 balls), Extras 3
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 131 balls (JP Duminy 35, VD Philander 14, Ex 1)
  • JP Duminy: 50 off 99 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 386/7 in 137.0 overs (JP Duminy 54, VD Philander 26)
  • South Africa: 400 runs in 142.4 overs (857 balls), Extras 3
  • Tea: South Africa - 414/8 in 149.0 overs (JP Duminy 72, M Morkel 9)
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 136 balls (JP Duminy 34, M Morkel 18, Ex 0)
  • South Africa: 450 runs in 164.2 overs (987 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: South Africa - 453/8 in 165.0 overs (JP Duminy 98, M Morkel 22)
  • JP Duminy: 100 off 206 balls (10 x 4)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 455/9 in 166.2 overs (JP Duminy 100)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 30/0 in 12.0 overs (JK Silva 8, WU Tharanga 20)
Day 3
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 18.4 overs (113 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 72/1 in 25.0 overs (WU Tharanga 45, KC Sangakkara 16)
  • WU Tharanga: 50 off 100 balls (10 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 72 balls (WU Tharanga 28, KC Sangakkara 23, Ex 2)
  • Rain: Sri Lanka - 98/1 in 31.4 overs (WU Tharanga 62, KC Sangakkara 24)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 32.2 overs (195 balls), Extras 4
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 104/3 in 36.0 overs (WU Tharanga 65)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 147/4 in 51.0 overs (HDRL Thirimanne 19, AD Mathews 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 51.5 overs (312 balls), Extras 8
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 182/4 in 66.0 overs (HDRL Thirimanne 32, AD Mathews 24)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 154 balls (HDRL Thirimanne 25, AD Mathews 26, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 72.5 overs (438 balls), Extras 8
  • AD Mathews: 50 off 114 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 229/7 in 80.0 overs (AD Mathews 56, HMRKB Herath 2)
  • Over 81.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - HMRKB Herath (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 87.2 overs (525 balls), Extras 13
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 71 balls (AD Mathews 42, HMRKB Herath 6, Ex 4)
  • Over 87.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - HMRKB Herath (Upheld)
  • Over 92.2: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - AD Mathews (Struck down)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 283/9 in 100.0 overs (HMRKB Herath 12)
  • Over 99.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - RAS Lakmal (Struck down)
Day 4
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 292/10 in 104.5 overs (RMS Eranga 1)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Drinks: South Africa - 33/1 in 11.5 overs (AN Petersen 17)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 17.4 overs (106 balls), Extras 4
  • Over 19.6: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - AN Petersen (Struck down)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 63/2 in 22.0 overs (F du Plessis 8, HM Amla 7)
  • Over 24.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - F du Plessis (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 30.1 overs (181 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: South Africa - 131/4 in 37.4 overs (AB de Villiers 24)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 40.6 overs (246 balls), Extras 4
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 55 balls (6 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 47 balls (AB de Villiers 26, Q de Kock 25, Ex 0)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 48.3 overs (291 balls), Extras 8
  • Tea: South Africa - 206/6 in 50.2 overs (JP Duminy 8)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 12.4 overs (76 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 51/1 in 13.0 overs (JK Silva 14, KC Sangakkara 23)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 92 balls (JK Silva 17, KC Sangakkara 38, Ex 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 24.2 overs (146 balls), Extras 1
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 66 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 110/1 in 32.0 overs (JK Silva 37, KC Sangakkara 58)
Day 5
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 183 balls (JK Silva 37, KC Sangakkara 63, Ex 1)
  • Over 37.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - DPMD Jayawardene (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 138/2 in 46.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 74, DPMD Jayawardene 10)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 51.5 overs (312 balls), Extras 2
  • Over 54.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - LD Chandimal (Struck down)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 161/6 in 56.0 overs (AD Mathews 8, MDK Perera 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 66.6 overs (403 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 207/8 in 69.0 overs (AD Mathews 26, RAS Lakmal 4)