result
2nd Test, Cape Town, Jan 2 - Jan 4 2001, Sri Lanka tour of South Africa
(45.2 ov)95 & 180
South Africa won by an innings and 229 runs
player of the match
Shaun Pollock
South Africa
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu c Kallis b Pollock519180026.32
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c †Boucher b Pollock812281066.67
Kumar Sangakkara c Cullinan b Ngam32761025042.11
Mahela Jayawardene c Kallis b Pollock034000.00
Russel Arnold c Kirsten b Pollock036000.00
Tillakaratne Dilshan c Pollock b Kallis524370020.83
Avishka Gunawardene c Kallis b Ngam2454694044.44
Chaminda Vaas c Pollock b Ngam729461024.14
Nuwan Zoysa c & b Pollock1011220190.91
Dilhara Fernando not out 016000.00
Muttiah Muralitharan c Ntini b Pollock032000.00
Extras(nb 3, w 1)4
TOTAL(38.4 Ov, RR: 2.45, 178 Mts)95
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Marvan Atapattu, 4.3 ov), 2-13 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 6.3 ov), 3-13 (Mahela Jayawardene, 6.6 ov), 4-13 (Russel Arnold, 8.3 ov), 5-33 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 17.2 ov), 6-66 (Kumar Sangakkara, 27.5 ov), 7-84 (Avishka Gunawardene, 33.3 ov), 8-95 (Chaminda Vaas, 37.5 ov), 9-95 (Nuwan Zoysa, 38.1 ov), 10-95 (Muttiah Muralitharan, 38.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock13.463062.20---01
Mfuneko Ngam1332632.00---02
Jacques Kallis621913.17---00
Makhaya Ntini622003.33---10
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten c Dilshan b Muralitharan521141577045.61
Herschelle Gibbs c †Sangakkara b Vaas023000.00
Jacques Kallis c Jayawardene b Fernando491502076032.67
Daryll Cullinan run out (Vaas)11223225212348.28
Neil McKenzie c & b Arnold471091325143.12
Mark Boucher c Jayawardene b Arnold9214320010064.34
Lance Klusener c Jayasuriya b Arnold9714321113167.83
Nicky Boje not out 31751093041.33
Extras(lb 5, nb 18, w 1)24
TOTAL(158.2 Ov, RR: 3.18, 637 Mts)504/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Herschelle Gibbs, 0.5 ov), 2-97 (Gary Kirsten, 35.3 ov), 3-130 (Jacques Kallis, 49.2 ov), 4-231 (Neil McKenzie, 84.1 ov), 5-317 (Daryll Cullinan, 111.5 ov), 6-411 (Mark Boucher, 132.6 ov), 7-504 (Lance Klusener, 158.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas32610913.41---08
Nuwan Zoysa2668003.08---10
Dilhara Fernando25210514.20---010
Muttiah Muralitharan43119912.30---00
Sanath Jayasuriya712804.00---00
Russel Arnold24.247633.12---00
Mahela Jayawardene10202.00---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu lbw b Pollock1339593033.33
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c Pollock b Ngam027000.00
Kumar Sangakkara c †Boucher b Ngam1118232061.11
Mahela Jayawardene lbw b Boje4565898069.23
Russel Arnold c Gibbs b Boje2642743061.90
Tillakaratne Dilshan c †Boucher b Boje1732313053.13
Avishka Gunawardene  b Ntini1317222076.47
Chaminda Vaas c & b Boje38263462146.15
Nuwan Zoysa c Klusener b Ntini057000.00
Dilhara Fernando c †Boucher b Ngam523300021.74
Muttiah Muralitharan not out 17100014.29
Extras(lb 6, nb 4, w 1)11
TOTAL(45.2 Ov, RR: 3.97, 193 Mts)180
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 1.2 ov), 2-18 (Kumar Sangakkara, 7.1 ov), 3-53 (Marvan Atapattu, 12.5 ov), 4-99 (Mahela Jayawardene, 26.2 ov), 5-112 (Russel Arnold, 30.1 ov), 6-119 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 34.3 ov), 7-131 (Avishka Gunawardene, 35.5 ov), 8-135 (Nuwan Zoysa, 37.4 ov), 9-172 (Chaminda Vaas, 42.4 ov), 10-180 (Dilhara Fernando, 45.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock932913.22---00
Mfuneko Ngam8.213634.32---13
Jacques Kallis712904.14---00
Makhaya Ntini1125224.73---01
Nicky Boje1032842.80---00
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of South Africa
Season2000/01
Player Of The Match
Shaun Pollock
Shaun Pollock
Series resultSouth Africa led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTEST No. 1528
Match days - day match (5-day match)
Umpires
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Eddie Nicholls
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Ian Howell
TV Umpire
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Wilf Diedricks
Match Referee
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Raman Subba Row
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 02 Jan - day 1 -South Africa 1st innings 130/2 (Jacques Kallis 49*, Daryll Cullinan 17*, 49 ov)
Wed, 03 Jan - day 2 -South Africa 1st innings 426/6 (Lance Klusener 44*, Nicky Boje 7*, 139 ov)
Thu, 04 Jan - day 3 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 180/10 (45.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Umpire IL Howell making his Test Debut as an umpire
  • 4th Umpire - M Gajjar
Day 1
  • G Kirsten equals WJ Cronje's record of 68 test appearances in this match
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings:
  • Sri Lanka 50, 103 minutes, 136 balls
  • Boucher moves to second of all time fielding dismissals for South Africa
  • Kirsten moves to top of all time fielding dismissals for a South African non-keeper
  • Pollock's spell of 13.4-6-30-6 is the best ever return by a South African captain
  • Sri Lanka's 95 is the lowest ever test score against South Africa
  • South Africa 1st innings:
  • South Africa 50, 88 minutes, 119 balls
  • 50 Partnership (Kirsten 29, Kallis 12, Extras 9) 87 minutes, 119 balls
  • Kirsten 50, 139 minutes, 97 balls, 7 fours
  • South Africa 100, 162 minutes, 228 balls
  • Day 1 attendance 13,125
Day 2
  • 50 Partnership (Cullinan 24, McKenzie 23, Extras 3) 70 mins, 94 balls
  • Cullinan 50, 67 minutes, 102 balls, 6 fours, 1 six
  • 100 Partnership (Cullinan 51, McKenzie 46, Extras 3) 129 minutes, 207 balls
  • 50 Partnership (Cullinan 26, Boucher 24) 84 minutes, 119 balls
  • Cullinan becomes the second South African to pass 4,000 test runs
  • Cullinan 100, 263 minutes, 213 balls, 10 fours, 3 sixes
  • Cullin becomes South Africa's highest test centurion - 12 hundreds
  • Boucher 50, 127 minutes, 92 balls, 5 fours, 2 sixes
  • 50 Partnership (Boucher 26, Klusener 19, Extras 5) 39 minutes, 45 balls
  • South Africa 150, 249 minutes, 352 balls
  • South Africa 200, 314 minutes, 448 balls
  • South Africa 250, 367 minutes, 556 balls
  • South Africa 300, 425 minutes, 656 balls
  • South Africa 350, 475 minutes, 719 balls
  • South Africa 400, 529 minutes, 781 balls
  • New Ball taken in the 191st over
  • Day 2 attendance 11,240
Day 3
  • L Klusener 50, 130 minutes, 90 balls, 6 fours
  • South African 450, 583 minutes, 878 balls
  • 50 Partenship (Klusener 33, Boje 20) 46 minutes 70 balls
  • This is the highest score by South Africa vs Sri Lanka since readmission in 1991
  • South African 500, 654 minutes, 970 balls
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings:
  • Sri Lanan 50 came in 54 minutes off 73 balls
  • Sri Lankan 100 came in 125 minutes off 164 balls
  • Crowd attendance day 3 - 13 085
  • Sri Lankan 150 came in 182 minutes off 248 balls
  • Crowd attendance for the match - 37 450