result
3rd ODI, Benoni, Dec 1 2002, Sri Lanka tour of South Africa
(41.4/50 ov, target 254)258/3
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 50 balls remaining)
player of the match
South Africa INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Smith  b Vaas1631392051.61
Herschelle Gibbs lbw b Vaas028000.00
Boeta Dippenaar  b Lakshitha515161033.33
Jacques Kallis c Jayawardene b Nissanka8711716410174.35
Jonty Rhodes c †Sangakkara b Lakshitha037000.00
Mark Boucher  b Nissanka1418322077.77
Shaun Pollock (c)c Jayawardene b Jayasuriya3949684079.59
Lance Klusener not out 60576171105.26
Nicky Boje not out 11111910100.00
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 3, w 12)21
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.06, 209 Mts)253/7
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Herschelle Gibbs, 2.1 ov), 2-15 (Boeta Dippenaar, 5.5 ov), 3-28 (Graeme Smith, 8.4 ov), 4-35 (Jonty Rhodes, 9.6 ov), 5-71 (Mark Boucher, 16.4 ov), 6-152 (Shaun Pollock, 32.6 ov), 7-209 (Jacques Kallis, 46.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1013923.90405001
Chamila Gamage703725.28307020
Dilhara Fernando905806.44234132
Prabath Nissanka1006126.10319030
Sanath Jayasuriya1013713.70372120
Aravinda de Silva401503.75100010
Sri Lanka INNINGS (target: 254 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Marvan Atapattu not out 123121185151101.65
Sanath Jayasuriya (c)c Rhodes b Ntini2223332195.65
Kumar Sangakkara c Boje b Donald1020311050.00
Aravinda de Silva  b Pollock71779910092.20
Mahela Jayawardene not out 15102130150.00
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 1, w 8)17
TOTAL(41.4 Ov, RR: 6.19, 185 Mts)258/3
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Sanath Jayasuriya, 7.5 ov), 2-73 (Kumar Sangakkara, 14.1 ov), 3-213 (Aravinda de Silva, 36.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock1004214.20407010
Makhaya Ntini1005615.60367120
Allan Donald714516.42227010
Lance Klusener703805.42183011
Nicky Boje3.403509.5474110
Jacques Kallis403408.5083020
MATCH DETAILS
Willowmoore Park, Benoni
TossSri Lanka, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of South Africa
Season2002/03
Player Of The Match
Marvan Atapattu
Marvan Atapattu
Series resultSouth Africa led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberODI no. 1908
Match daysday(50-over match)
Umpires
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Brian Jerling
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Russell Tiffin
TV Umpire
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Shaid Wadvalla
Match Referee
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Gundappa Viswanath
MATCH NOTES
  • South African Innings
  • 50, 61 minutes, 85 balls, 8x4
  • 100, 109 minutes, 145 balls, 11x4
  • JH Kallis 50, 98 minutes, 62 balls, 7x4
  • 50 partnership (Kallis 22, Pollock 18, Extras 10) 49 minutes, 70 balls, 2x4
  • 200, 185 minutes, 282 balls, 20x4, 1x6
  • 50Partnership (Kallis 23, Klusener 27, Extras 3), 89 minutes, 79 balls, 8x4
  • L Klusener 50, 56 minutes, 53 balls, 7x4
  • 250 208 minutes, 310 balls, 27x4,2x6
  • 50, 47 minutes, 65 balls, 6x4, 1x6
  • 100, 98 minutes, 134 balls, 11x4, 1x6
  • 50 partnership (Attapatu 16, de Silva 35, Extras 1) 43 minutes, 60 balls, 6x4
  • MS Atapattu 50, 109 minutes, 66 balls, 7x4
  • PA de Silva 50, 61 minutes, 51 balls, 7x4
  • 100 partnership (Atapattu 43, de Silva 52, Extras 8) 70 minutes, 101 balls, 10x4
  • 200, 149 minutes, 208 balls, 23x4, 1x6
  • MS Atapattu 100, 171 minutes, 109 balls, 12x4