result
1st unofficial Test, Potchefstroom, Aug 29 - Sep 1 2008, Sri Lanka A tour of South Africa
(66 ov)459 & 249/1
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
1/36 & 131
angelo-mathews
13y
• Cricinfo staff

Batsmen dominate as match ends in draw

The first four-day Test between South Africa A and Sri Lanka A ended in a dull draw

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Scorecard summary
South Africa A459/10(135.3 overs)1st INNINGS
Arno Jacobs131 (163)
Ahmed Amla106 (192)
Sri Lanka A749/5(166 overs)1st INNINGS
South Africa A249/1(66 overs)2nd INNINGS
end of over 667 runs
SA-A: 249/1CRR: 3.77 
Andrew Puttick102 (185)
Alviro Petersen36 (68)
Thilina Kandamby 4-0-22-0

Match State: Stumps - Day 4

65.6
Kandamby to Puttick, no run
65.5
Kandamby to Puttick, no run
65.4
4
Kandamby to Puttick, FOUR runs
65.3
1
Kandamby to Petersen, 1 run
65.2
1
Kandamby to Puttick, 1 run
65.1
1
Kandamby to Petersen, 1 run
end of over 658 runs
SA-A: 242/1CRR: 3.72 
Andrew Puttick97 (181)
Alviro Petersen34 (66)
Tharanga Paranavitana 4-0-27-0
64.6
NT Paranavitana to Puttick, no run
64.5
2
NT Paranavitana to Puttick, 2 runs
64.4
4
NT Paranavitana to Puttick, FOUR runs
64.3
1
NT Paranavitana to Petersen, 1 run
64.2
1
NT Paranavitana to Puttick, 1 run
64.1
NT Paranavitana to Puttick, no run
end of over 645 runs
SA-A: 234/1CRR: 3.65 
Andrew Puttick90 (176)
Alviro Petersen33 (65)
Thilina Kandamby 3-0-15-0
63.6
1
Kandamby to Puttick, 1 run
63.5
Kandamby to Puttick, no run
63.4
1
Kandamby to Petersen, 1 run
63.3
1
Kandamby to Puttick, 1 run
63.2
1
Kandamby to Petersen, 1 run
63.1
1
Kandamby to Puttick, 1 run
end of over 636 runs
SA-A: 229/1CRR: 3.63 
Andrew Puttick87 (172)
Alviro Petersen31 (63)
Dilruwan Perera 18-3-75-1
62.6
1
Perera to Puttick, 1 run
62.5
1
Perera to Petersen, 1 run
Match details
Senwes Park, Potchefstroom
TossSouth Africa A, elected to bat first
SeriesSri Lanka A tour of South Africa
Season2008/09
Player Of The Match
Angelo Mathews
Angelo Mathews
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Hours of play (local time)10.00 start, Lunch 12.10-12.50, Tea 15.00-15.20, Close 17.30
Match days29,30,31 August, 1 September 2008 - day (4-day match)
Umpires
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Murray Brown
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Rudi Koertzen
Reserve Umpire
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Karl Hurter
Match Referee
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Cyril Mitchley