result
2nd Test, Centurion, Nov 15 - 19 2002, Sri Lanka tour of South Africa
323 & 245
(35.3 ov, target 121)448 & 124/7
South Africa won by 3 wickets
player of the match
Shaun Pollock
South Africa
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu (c)c Kirsten b Kallis1753673032.07
Jehan Mubarak c Smith b Pollock481031478046.60
Kumar Sangakkara c Pollock b Hall3538515092.10
Mahela Jayawardene  b Pollock441061516041.50
Hashan Tillakaratne not out 10423133117045.02
Russel Arnold c †Boucher b Kallis211280018.18
Hasantha Fernando c Kallis b Ntini2446835052.17
Chaminda Vaas c †Boucher b Ntini737460018.91
Chamila Gamage c Kirsten b Ntini2380066.66
Dilhara Fernando c †Boucher b Ntini011000.00
Muthiah Muralidaran  b Kallis27264251103.84
Extras(lb 10, nb 2, w 1)13
TOTAL(108.5 Ov, RR: 2.96, 476 Mts)323
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Marvan Atapattu, 16.1 ov), 2-90 (Kumar Sangakkara, 28.2 ov), 3-108 (Jehan Mubarak, 35.2 ov), 4-189 (Mahela Jayawardene, 63.3 ov), 5-207 (Russel Arnold, 69.5 ov), 6-263 (Hasantha Fernando, 88.2 ov), 7-277 (Chaminda Vaas, 98.4 ov), 8-281 (Chamila Gamage, 100.1 ov), 9-281 (Dilhara Fernando, 100.2 ov), 10-323 (Muthiah Muralidaran, 108.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock29115121.751496001
Makhaya Ntini2968642.9613411100
Steve Elworthy2147103.389713001
Jacques Kallis15.527134.487114000
Andrew Hall1433412.42675010
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Smith lbw b CRD Fernando1547661031.91
Herschelle Gibbs run out (Muralitharan/†Sangakkara)9221631411042.59
Gary Kirsten c KHRK Fernando b CRD Fernando1125402044.00
Jacques Kallis  b KHRK Fernando841962259042.85
Ashwell Prince c †Sangakkara b Vaas20731052027.39
Neil McKenzie lbw b Lakshitha2890904031.11
Mark Boucher c & b Lakshitha631381816045.65
Shaun Pollock (c)not out 991702529258.23
Andrew Hall lbw b Muralitharan0913000.00
Steve Elworthy c Tillakaratne b Muralitharan518171027.77
Makhaya Ntini c Arnold b Vaas822471036.36
Extras(b 4, lb 10, nb 5, w 4)23
TOTAL(166.3 Ov, RR: 2.69, 677 Mts)448
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Graeme Smith, 15.1 ov), 2-71 (Gary Kirsten, 23.4 ov), 3-211 (Herschelle Gibbs, 77.6 ov), 4-219 (Jacques Kallis, 82.1 ov), 5-258 (Ashwell Prince, 104.5 ov), 6-264 (Neil McKenzie, 107.2 ov), 7-396 (Mark Boucher, 147.5 ov), 8-400 (Andrew Hall, 151.3 ov), 9-408 (Steve Elworthy, 155.4 ov), 10-448 (Makhaya Ntini, 166.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas33.378122.411558010
Chamila Gamage2227123.229810030
Dilhara Fernando2709123.371096105
Muthiah Muralidaran571013322.3326414100
Hasantha Fernando1854512.50877000
Jehan Mubarak20603.0091000
Mahela Jayawardene21201.00100000
Russel Arnold52501.00260000
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu (c)c †Boucher b Kallis2253834041.50
Jehan Mubarak c †Boucher b Ntini1527383055.55
Kumar Sangakkara c †Boucher b Ntini8913220815067.42
Mahela Jayawardene lbw b Ntini40991696040.40
Hashan Tillakaratne c †Boucher b Kallis657800010.52
Russel Arnold lbw b Pollock4771057.14
Hasantha Fernando c Hall b Ntini1426513053.84
Chaminda Vaas lbw b Kallis1738644044.73
Chamila Gamage c Pollock b Kallis011000.00
Dilhara Fernando c †Boucher b Elworthy1426423053.84
Muthiah Muralidaran not out 013000.00
Extras(b 13, lb 1, nb 3, w 7)24
TOTAL(77.2 Ov, RR: 3.16, 375 Mts)245
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Jehan Mubarak, 7.6 ov), 2-60 (Marvan Atapattu, 17.2 ov), 3-179 (Kumar Sangakkara, 50.5 ov), 4-180 (Mahela Jayawardene, 52.1 ov), 5-185 (Russel Arnold, 53.4 ov), 6-205 (Hasantha Fernando, 64.4 ov), 7-209 (Hashan Tillakaratne, 67.4 ov), 8-209 (Chamila Gamage, 67.5 ov), 9-245 (Dilhara Fernando, 76.5 ov), 10-245 (Chaminda Vaas, 77.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock1774512.64858001
Makhaya Ntini2255242.361117011
Steve Elworthy1215414.505411001
Andrew Hall802903.62364000
Jacques Kallis14.253942.72757020
Graeme Smith421203.00182000
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 121 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Smith lbw b Vaas011000.00
Herschelle Gibbs c †Sangakkara b CRD Fernando717301041.17
Gary Kirsten c Mubarak b CRD Fernando1125422044.00
Jacques Kallis  b CRD Fernando616301037.50
Ashwell Prince c †Sangakkara b CRD Fernando534431014.70
Andrew Hall c Arnold b Muralitharan1629581055.17
Neil McKenzie  b Muralitharan3953784073.58
Mark Boucher not out 2234582064.70
Shaun Pollock (c)not out 610121060.00
Extras(b 5, lb 1, nb 6)12
TOTAL(35.3 Ov, RR: 3.49, 178 Mts)124/7
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Graeme Smith, 0.1 ov), 2-13 (Herschelle Gibbs, 5.4 ov), 3-23 (Gary Kirsten, 7.6 ov), 4-31 (Jacques Kallis, 11.3 ov), 5-44 (Ashwell Prince, 15.4 ov), 6-73 (Andrew Hall, 22.6 ov), 7-112 (Neil McKenzie, 33.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas822813.50354000
Dilhara Fernando1204944.08516006
Muthiah Muralidaran13.313522.59582000
Chamila Gamage21603.00101000
MATCH DETAILS
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossSouth Africa, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of South Africa
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Shaun Pollock
Shaun Pollock
Player Of The Series
Jacques Kallis
Jacques Kallis
Series resultSouth Africa won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1626
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
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Russell Tiffin
TV Umpire
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Shaid Wadvalla
Match Referee
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Gundappa Viswanath
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 15 Nov - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 263/6 (Hashan Tillakaratne 82*, Chaminda Vaas 0*, 90 ov)
Sat, 16 Nov - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 183/2 (Herschelle Gibbs 76*, Jacques Kallis 69*, 69 ov)
Sun, 17 Nov - day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 421/9 (Shaun Pollock 78*, Makhaya Ntini 3*, 159 ov)
Mon, 18 Nov - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 180/3 (Mahela Jayawardene 40*, Hashan Tillakaratne 0*, 52 ov)
Tue, 19 Nov - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 124/7 (35.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • 50 comes up in 79 minutes, 112 balls, 9x4
  • 50 partnership (Sangakkara 36, Mubarak 16) 47 minutes, 67 balls
  • 100 132 minutes, 189 balls, 16x4
  • 150, 212 minutes, 300 balls, 23x4
  • 50 partnership (Jayawardene 27 Tillakaratne 22 Extras 4) 73 minutes, 102 balls
  • 200, 289 minutes, 409 balls, 30x4
  • 50 HP Tillakaratne, 146 minutes, 109 balls, 9x4
  • 250, 343 minutes, 482 balls, 41x4
  • 50 partnership (Tilakaratne 29, Fernando 22, Extras 2) 66 minutes, 88 balls, 11x4
  • HP Tillakaratne passes 4,000 Test runs
  • HP Tillakaratne 100, 314 minutes, 223 balls, 17x4
  • South AFrican innings
  • 50, 76 minutes, 105 balls, 6x4
  • 100, 154 minutes, 231 balls, 11x4
  • HH Gibbs 50, 155 minutes, 103 balls, 7x4
  • 50 partnership (Gibbs 24, Kallis 27, Extras 1) 84 minutes, 104 balls, 7x4
  • 150, 230 minutes, 337 balls, 17x4
  • JH Kallis 50, 128 minutes, 121 balls, 5x4
  • 100 partnership (Gibbs 41, Kallis 57) 155 minutes, 241 balls, 11x4
  • South Africa 200 runs, 308 minutes, 461 balls, 21x4
  • South Africa 250 runs, 413 minutes, 626 balls, 27x4
  • South Africa 300 runs in 472 mins, 696 balls, 34x4
  • South Africa 350 runs, 538 mins, 800 balls, 39x4
  • South Africa 400 runs, 612 mins, 911 balls, 43x4
  • 50 Partnership (Boucher/Pollock) 54 mins, 66 balls, 7x4
  • 100 Partnership (Boucher/Pollock) 121 mins, 170 balls, 11x4
  • Boucher 53 runs, 147 mins, 110 balls, 5x4
  • Pollock 52 runs, 136 mins, 83 balls, 7x4
  • Pollock becomes the fourth Test batsman to be stranded on 99*
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • 50 71 minutes, 88 balls, 8x4
  • 100, 134 minutes, 178 balls, 15x4
  • 50 partnership (Kamur Sangakkara 27, Mahela Jayawardene 20, Extras 3) 72 minutes, 100 balls, 8x4
  • KC Sangakkara 50, 136 minutes, 88 balls, 8x4
  • 150, 201 minutes, 265 balls, 23x4
  • 100 partnership (Snagakkara 64, Jayawardene 32, Extras 4) 138 minutes, 165 balls, 17x4
  • Players leave the field at 16:25 for bad light 28 overs remain
  • 200 285 minutes, 357 balls, 32x4
  • 200 285 minutes, 357 balls, 32x4
  • South African 2nd innings
  • 50, 93 minutes, 106 balls, 6x4
  • South Africa 2nd innings 100 off 30.4 overs