result
1st Test, Centurion, Dec 15 - 19 2011, Sri Lanka tour of South Africa
(39.1 ov)180 & 150
South Africa won by an innings and 81 runs
player of the match
Vernon Philander
South Africa
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Tharanga Paranavitana  b Philander32671044047.76
Tillakaratne Dilshan (c)c Philander b Steyn67191085.71
Kumar Sangakkara c Kallis b Philander1330033.33
Mahela Jayawardene c Smith b Steyn30731142041.10
Thilan Samaraweera c †Boucher b Philander3667955053.73
Angelo Mathews c Kallis b Philander3852896073.08
Kaushal Silva c †Boucher b Philander014000.00
Thisara Perera c Kallis b Imran Tahir1240050.00
Rangana Herath not out 1416252087.50
Chanaka Welegedara  b Steyn43510133.33
Dilhara Fernando  b Steyn012000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 6, w 4)18
TOTAL(47.4 Ov, RR: 3.77, 236 Mts)180
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 4.4 ov), 2-12 (Kumar Sangakkara, 5.1 ov), 3-66 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 22.2 ov), 4-91 (Mahela Jayawardene, 29.4 ov), 5-156 (Thilan Samaraweera, 42.3 ov), 6-156 (Kaushal Silva, 42.4 ov), 7-157 (Thisara Perera, 43.1 ov), 8-175 (Angelo Mathews, 46.5 ov), 9-180 (Chanaka Welegedara, 47.3 ov), 10-180 (Dilhara Fernando, 47.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dale Steyn10.431841.69520000
Vernon Philander1325354.08557023
Morne Morkel1014804.80457023
Jacques Kallis823103.88376000
Imran Tahir602213.67211000
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Jacques Rudolph c Paranavitana b Perera441402274031.43
Graeme Smith (c)lbw b Fernando611051457058.10
Dale Steyn run out (Herath)0513000.00
Hashim Amla c Mathews b Perera1833493054.55
Jacques Kallis c Mathews b Welegedara3156785055.36
AB de Villiers c sub (FDM Karunaratne) b Perera9913522812073.33
Ashwell Prince c †Silva b Mathews39981274039.80
Mark Boucher c †Silva b Welegedara6510114510064.36
Vernon Philander c Jayawardene b Dilshan430370013.33
Morne Morkel c Samaraweera b Welegedara44710100.00
Imran Tahir not out 2933575087.88
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 12, w 3)17
TOTAL(122 Ov, RR: 3.36, 561 Mts)411
Fall of wickets: 1-88 (Graeme Smith, 32.5 ov), 2-90 (Dale Steyn, 35.2 ov), 3-125 (Hashim Amla, 45.6 ov), 4-136 (Jacques Rudolph, 49.1 ov), 5-173 (Jacques Kallis, 60.6 ov), 6-270 (Ashwell Prince, 89.6 ov), 7-303 (AB de Villiers, 97.2 ov), 8-344 (Vernon Philander, 106.6 ov), 9-350 (Morne Morkel, 108.4 ov), 10-411 (Mark Boucher, 121.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chanaka Welegedara3149633.1014213011
Thisara Perera24111434.759518010
Angelo Mathews941311.44472000
Dilhara Fernando28212814.5711716017
Tillakaratne Dilshan711712.43301000
Rangana Herath2344101.781041000
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Tharanga Paranavitana c †Boucher b Steyn421321019.05
Tillakaratne Dilshan (c)c †Boucher b Philander69251066.67
Kumar Sangakkara c †Boucher b Philander28170025.00
Mahela Jayawardene run out (Kallis)1531463048.39
Thilan Samaraweera c †Boucher b Morkel3254716059.26
Angelo Mathews c †Boucher b Philander517311029.41
Kaushal Silva c Kallis b Imran Tahir1745711037.78
Thisara Perera c Smith b Steyn2127461177.78
Rangana Herath c †Boucher b Philander23183722127.78
Chanaka Welegedara c & b Philander108711125.00
Dilhara Fernando not out 4771057.14
Extras(lb 1, nb 10)11
TOTAL(39.1 Ov, RR: 3.82, 201 Mts)150
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 3.5 ov), 2-11 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 4.6 ov), 3-19 (Kumar Sangakkara, 7.1 ov), 4-37 (Mahela Jayawardene, 14.6 ov), 5-66 (Angelo Mathews, 21.5 ov), 6-70 (Thilan Samaraweera, 22.3 ov), 7-104 (Thisara Perera, 31.2 ov), 8-133 (Kaushal Silva, 36.4 ov), 9-145 (Chanaka Welegedara, 37.6 ov), 10-150 (Rangana Herath, 39.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dale Steyn1023623.60454100
Vernon Philander11.114954.39555205
Jacques Kallis531302.60273001
Morne Morkel903614.00446004
Imran Tahir411513.75170100
MATCH DETAILS
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossSouth Africa, elected to field first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of South Africa
Season2011/12
Player Of The Match
Vernon Philander
Vernon Philander
Series resultSouth Africa led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2023
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days15,16,17 December 2011 - day match (5-day match)
Umpires
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Rod Tucker
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Steve Davis
TV Umpire
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Richard Kettleborough
Reserve Umpire
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Shaun George
Match Referee
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Chris Broad
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 15 Dec - day 1 -South Africa 1st innings 90/1 (Jacques Rudolph 27*, Dale Steyn 0*, 34 ov)
Fri, 16 Dec - day 2 -South Africa 1st innings 389/9 (Mark Boucher 49*, Imran Tahir 24*, 118 ov)
Sat, 17 Dec - day 3 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 150/10 (39.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 33/2 in 13.0 overs (NT Paranavitana 18, DPMD Jayawardene 7)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 20.1 overs (121 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 98 balls (NT Paranavitana 24, DPMD Jayawardene 21, Ex 5)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 76/3 in 26.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 23, TT Samaraweera 6)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 34.2 overs (210 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 134/4 in 38.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 21, AD Mathews 28)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 58 balls (TT Samaraweera 16, AD Mathews 28, Ex 7)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 40.1 overs (246 balls), Extras 16
  • Over 42.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - TT Samaraweera (Upheld)
  • Over 42.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - JK Silva (Upheld)
  • Over 43.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - SJ Davis, Batsman - NLTC Perera (Struck down)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 180/10 in 47.4 overs (HMRKB Herath 14)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Over 11.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - JA Rudolph (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 45/0 in 19.0 overs (JA Rudolph 7, GC Smith 38)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 20.1 overs (121 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 121 balls (JA Rudolph 11, GC Smith 39, Ex 0)
  • GC Smith: 50 off 80 balls (7 x 4)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 90/1 in 34.0 overs (JA Rudolph 27, DW Steyn 0)
Day 2
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 38.4 overs (234 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: South Africa - 125/3 in 46.0 overs (JA Rudolph 40)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 51.6 overs (315 balls), Extras 6
  • Lunch: South Africa - 168/4 in 57.0 overs (JH Kallis 28, AB de Villiers 10)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 67.4 overs (410 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: South Africa - 212/5 in 73.0 overs (AB de Villiers 29, AG Prince 22)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 106 balls (AB de Villiers 25, AG Prince 26, Ex 0)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 232/5 after 80.3 overs (AB de Villiers 44, AG Prince 26)
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 91 balls (6 x 4)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 82.3 overs (500 balls), Extras 9
  • Tea: South Africa - 257/5 in 85.0 overs (AB de Villiers 56, AG Prince 38)
  • Over 91.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 97.1 overs (588 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: South Africa - 344/8 in 107.0 overs (MV Boucher 32)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 108.3 overs (658 balls), Extras 16
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 389/9 in 118.0 overs (MV Boucher 49, Imran Tahir 24)
Day 3
  • MV Boucher: 50 off 86 balls (7 x 4)
  • South Africa: 400 runs in 119.5 overs (727 balls), Extras 17
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (MV Boucher 27, Imran Tahir 25, Ex 1)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 411/10 in 122.0 overs (Imran Tahir 29)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Over 0.1: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - NT Paranavitana (Struck down)
  • Over 1.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - SJ Davis, Batsman - NT Paranavitana (Upheld)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 19/3 in 7.1 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 6)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 38/4 in 17.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 7, AD Mathews 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 20.3 overs (128 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 94/6 in 30.0 overs (JK Silva 9, NLTC Perera 14)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 30.4 overs (191 balls), Extras 7
  • Over 36.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - UWMBCA Welegedara (Upheld)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 38.4 overs (242 balls), Extras 11