result
3rd Test, Centurion, Jan 20 - 22 2001, Sri Lanka tour of South Africa
(f/o) 119 & 252
South Africa won by an innings and 7 runs
Player Of The Match
111 & 1/43
shaun-pollock
Player Of The Series
124 runs • 13 wkts
shaun-pollock
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Boeta Dippenaar c †Kaluwitharana b Perera2025294080.00
Herschelle Gibbs c †Kaluwitharana b Zoysa11119009.09
Jacques Kallis c Arnold b Fernando735531020.00
Daryll Cullinan c †Kaluwitharana b Wickramasinghe48641067175.00
Neil McKenzie c Wickramasinghe b Zoysa10319126711153.92
Mark Boucher c †Kaluwitharana b Zoysa3845646184.44
Nicky Boje c Jayasuriya b Arnold615161040.00
Justin Kemp run out (Sangakkara)214190014.28
Shaun Pollock (c)c Sangakkara b Zoysa111106123163104.71
Allan Donald not out 1034500029.41
Makhaya Ntini c †Kaluwitharana b Wickramasinghe1024301041.66
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 15, w 1)22
TOTAL(91.3 Ov, RR: 4.13, 392 Mts)378
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Herschelle Gibbs, 4.4 ov), 2-31 (Boeta Dippenaar, 5.6 ov), 3-54 (Jacques Kallis, 14.4 ov), 4-115 (Daryll Cullinan, 27.4 ov), 5-168 (Mark Boucher, 42.6 ov), 6-185 (Nicky Boje, 47.3 ov), 7-204 (Justin Kemp, 52.4 ov), 8-354 (Neil McKenzie, 80.5 ov), 9-359 (Shaun Pollock, 84.3 ov), 10-378 (Makhaya Ntini, 91.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Nuwan Zoysa2287643.45---03
Ruchira Perera1937313.84---04
Dilhara Fernando16110716.68---05
Pramodya Wickramasinghe12.335124.08---13
Russel Arnold1425013.57---00
Sanath Jayasuriya631001.66---00
Aravinda de Silva21502.50---00
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu run out (Gibbs/Dippenaar)325210012.00
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c McKenzie b Donald1618393088.88
Kumar Sangakkara  b Donald39200033.33
Aravinda de Silva c Gibbs b Kallis521261023.80
Mahela Jayawardene c †Boucher b Ntini1740603042.50
Russel Arnold  b Ntini1329471044.82
Romesh Kaluwitharana c †Boucher b Ntini32304141106.66
Nuwan Zoysa c Kallis b Ntini16140016.66
Pramodya Wickramasinghe c Gibbs b Kemp2125424084.00
Dilhara Fernando lbw b Kemp025000.00
Ruchira Perera not out 11726005.88
Extras(lb 3, nb 1, w 3)7
TOTAL(36.5 Ov, RR: 3.23, 179 Mts)119
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Marvan Atapattu, 4.6 ov), 2-24 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 8.3 ov), 3-25 (Kumar Sangakkara, 8.5 ov), 4-40 (Aravinda de Silva, 14.3 ov), 5-54 (Mahela Jayawardene, 21.5 ov), 6-71 (Russel Arnold, 25.1 ov), 7-76 (Nuwan Zoysa, 27.4 ov), 8-97 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 29.5 ov), 9-98 (Dilhara Fernando, 30.6 ov), 10-119 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe, 36.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Allan Donald922823.11---30
Shaun Pollock731502.14---01
Jacques Kallis511513.00---00
Makhaya Ntini1153943.54---00
Justin Kemp4.511923.93---00
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu c Cullinan b Pollock01617000.00
Kumar Sangakkara lbw b Ntini9821533414045.58
Mahela Jayawardene c Dippenaar b Kallis2335375065.71
Russel Arnold c Pollock b Boje718210213086.58
Aravinda de Silva c Pollock b Kallis2236335061.11
Sanath Jayasuriya (c) b Donald1636451044.44
Romesh Kaluwitharana c †Boucher b Kemp1041561024.39
Nuwan Zoysa c & b Kemp216150012.50
Pramodya Wickramasinghe c †Boucher b Ntini1510020.00
Dilhara Fernando c Kallis b Kemp110140010.00
Ruchira Perera not out 011000.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 4, w 2)8
TOTAL(81.3 Ov, RR: 3.09, 334 Mts)252
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Marvan Atapattu, 4.4 ov), 2-43 (Mahela Jayawardene, 13.4 ov), 3-156 (Russel Arnold, 39.2 ov), 4-187 (Aravinda de Silva, 48.5 ov), 5-212 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 59.6 ov), 6-234 (Romesh Kaluwitharana, 72.4 ov), 7-242 (Nuwan Zoysa, 76.2 ov), 8-243 (Pramodya Wickramasinghe, 77.4 ov), 9-248 (Dilhara Fernando, 80.5 ov), 10-252 (Kumar Sangakkara, 81.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock1754312.52---02
Jacques Kallis1413922.78---10
Allan Donald703915.57---11
Justin Kemp1323332.53---00
Makhaya Ntini19.355122.61---01
Nicky Boje1124514.09---00
MATCH DETAILS
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of South Africa
Season2000/01
Player Of The Match
Shaun Pollock
Shaun Pollock
Player Of The Series
Shaun Pollock
Shaun Pollock
Series resultSouth Africa won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1529
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Justin Kemp
Justin Kemp
Umpires
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Peter Willey
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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David Orchard
Match Referee
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Raman Subba Row
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 20 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 375/9 (Allan Donald 10*, Makhaya Ntini 8*, 90 ov)
Sun, 21 Jan - day 2 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 184/3 (Kumar Sangakkara 64*, Aravinda de Silva 21*, 47 ov)
Mon, 22 Jan - day 3 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 252 (81.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • South African 1st Innings:
  • South Africa 50, 66 minutes, 13.2 overs
  • South Africa 100, 120 minutes, 24.1 overs
  • South African 150, 176 minutes, 36.3 overs
  • 50 Partnership (Boucher 38, McKenzie 12) 59 minutes, 86 balls
  • McKenzie 50, 151 minutes, 106 balls, 3 fours and 1 six
  • South African 200, 232 minutes, 51.2 overs
  • South African 250, 268 minutes 61.4 overs
  • 50 Partnership (Pollock 45, McKenzie 5) 31 minutes, 51 balls
  • Pollock 50, 44 minutes, 35 balls
  • South African 300, 305 minutes, 71.2 overs
  • 100 Partnership (Pollock 84, McKenzie 16, Extras 2) 70 minutes, 126 balls
  • McKenzie 100, 252 minutes 182 balls
  • Pollock scores his highest test score
  • Pollock 100, 99 minutes, 95 balls
  • South African 350, 335 minutes, 79.3 overs
  • 150 Partnership, (Pollock 108, McKenzie 37, Extras 5) 101 minutes, 169 balls
  • 8th wicket Partnership record for South Africa against Sri Lanka
  • New Ball taken at the start of the 81st over
  • Crowd 12 500
Day 2
  • Zoysa returns his best bowling figures in a Test
  • Sri Lankan 1st Innings:
  • Sri Lankan 50, 98 minutes, 20.4 overs
  • Sri Lankan 100, 153 minutes, 31.2 overs
  • South Africa enforce the follow on
  • Sri Lankan 2nd Innings:
  • Sri Lankan 50, 66 minutes, 15.1 overs
  • 50 Partnership (Sangakara 20, Arnold 31, Extras 1) 31 minutes, 42 balls
  • Sri Lankan 100, 102 minutes, 22.6 overs
  • Arnold 50, 72 minutes, 55 balls
  • 100 Partnership (Arnold 65, Sangakara 34, Extras 2) 89 minutes, 126 balls
  • Sri Lanka 150, 152minutes, 35.3 overs
  • Sangakara 50, 143 minutes, 88 balls
  • Crowd 17,500 (Capacity 17,500)
Day 3
  • Sri Lankan 200, 232 minutes, 55.5 overs
  • Sri Lanka 250, 333 minutes, 81.1 overs
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