result
2nd Test, Durban, Dec 26 - 29 2011, Sri Lanka tour of South Africa
338 & 279
(87.3 ov, target 450)168 & 241
Sri Lanka won by 208 runs
player of the match
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tharanga Paranavitana c †Boucher b de Lange1229381041.37
Tillakaratne Dilshan (c)c Morkel b Imran Tahir47691016068.11
Kumar Sangakkara c †Boucher b de Lange037000.00
Mahela Jayawardene  b Morkel3158813153.44
Thilan Samaraweera c Prince b de Lange10226935611037.91
Angelo Mathews c & b de Lange3051665058.82
Dinesh Chandimal c †Boucher b Morkel58861417067.44
Thisara Perera c Amla b de Lange1228352042.85
Rangana Herath c †Boucher b de Lange3054734055.55
Chanaka Welegedara c Amla b de Lange2440050.00
Dilhara Fernando not out 056000.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 6)14
TOTAL(108.2 Ov, RR: 3.12)338
Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 8.6 ov), 2-47 (Kumar Sangakkara, 10.2 ov), 3-84 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 23.3 ov), 4-117 (Mahela Jayawardene, 29.3 ov), 5-162 (Angelo Mathews, 44.3 ov), 6-273 (Dinesh Chandimal, 81.3 ov), 7-289 (Thisara Perera, 89.3 ov), 8-335 (Rangana Herath, 106.1 ov), 9-337 (Chanaka Welegedara, 106.5 ov), 10-338 (Thilan Samaraweera, 108.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dale Steyn2356302.731108000
Morne Morkel2136122.90987004
Marchant de Lange23.238173.4710211000
Imran Tahir32310113.1513812102
Jacques Kallis912402.66401000
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Smith (c)c †Chandimal b Welegedara1538362039.47
Jacques Rudolph c Welegedara b Perera713281053.84
Hashim Amla c †Chandimal b Welegedara548312910065.06
Jacques Kallis c Jayawardene b Welegedara037000.00
AB de Villiers c Jayawardene b Welegedara25791033031.64
Ashwell Prince c Jayawardene b Herath1124411045.83
Mark Boucher c Dilshan b Herath314200021.42
Dale Steyn not out 2936622280.55
Morne Morkel  b Herath053000.00
Imran Tahir st †Chandimal b Herath1119250157.89
Marchant de Lange c †Chandimal b Welegedara917212052.94
Extras(nb 3, w 1)4
TOTAL(54.4 Ov, RR: 3.07)168
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Jacques Rudolph, 7.2 ov), 2-27 (Graeme Smith, 8.6 ov), 3-27 (Jacques Kallis, 10.3 ov), 4-103 (AB de Villiers, 34.5 ov), 5-106 (Hashim Amla, 36.3 ov), 6-118 (Mark Boucher, 41.1 ov), 7-119 (Ashwell Prince, 43.1 ov), 8-119 (Morne Morkel, 43.6 ov), 9-145 (Imran Tahir, 49.3 ov), 10-168 (Marchant de Lange, 54.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chanaka Welegedara16.435253.12776003
Thisara Perera932713.00435000
Tillakaratne Dilshan11000.0060000
Rangana Herath2074942.45983300
Angelo Mathews201105.5082010
Dilhara Fernando602904.83245000
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tharanga Paranavitana c Prince b Morkel922362040.90
Tillakaratne Dilshan (c)c Smith b Steyn43610133.33
Kumar Sangakkara c Smith b Imran Tahir10819028913056.84
Mahela Jayawardene lbw b de Lange1427412051.85
Thilan Samaraweera  b Imran Tahir4364955067.18
Angelo Mathews c †Boucher b Steyn3680050.00
Dinesh Chandimal c †Boucher b Steyn5492927058.69
Thisara Perera c Kallis b Steyn1217231070.58
Rangana Herath not out 831480025.80
Chanaka Welegedara c Amla b Steyn1071420142.85
Dilhara Fernando c Prince b Morkel313130023.07
Extras(b 5, lb 3, nb 2, w 1)11
TOTAL(78.2 Ov, RR: 3.56, 344 Mts)279
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Tillakaratne Dilshan, 1.3 ov), 2-20 (Tharanga Paranavitana, 8.1 ov), 3-44 (Mahela Jayawardene, 16.4 ov), 4-138 (Thilan Samaraweera, 38.1 ov), 5-141 (Angelo Mathews, 39.5 ov), 6-245 (Dinesh Chandimal, 66.5 ov), 7-245 (Kumar Sangakkara, 67.1 ov), 8-262 (Thisara Perera, 71.6 ov), 9-276 (Chanaka Welegedara, 75.3 ov), 10-279 (Dilhara Fernando, 78.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Morne Morkel18.244622.50896000
Dale Steyn2037353.658510000
Marchant de Lange1324513.46514011
Jacques Kallis1114303.90466000
Imran Tahir1616424.00637001
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 450 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jacques Rudolph c Jayawardene b Perera22651083033.84
Graeme Smith (c)c Jayawardene b Fernando2637411070.27
Hashim Amla run out (Welegedara/†Chandimal)5181997062.96
Jacques Kallis c Paranavitana b Herath0717000.00
Ashwell Prince c Paranavitana b Fernando724410029.16
AB de Villiers lbw b Herath691412046148.93
Mark Boucher lbw b Herath734430020.58
Dale Steyn lbw b Herath431251537034.40
Morne Morkel lbw b Dilshan510110050.00
Imran Tahir not out 004000.00
Marchant de Lange  b Herath021000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 1, nb 1, w 3)11
TOTAL(87.3 Ov, RR: 2.75)241
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Graeme Smith, 9.5 ov), 2-88 (Jacques Rudolph, 26.4 ov), 3-97 (Jacques Kallis, 29.5 ov), 4-106 (Hashim Amla, 33.2 ov), 5-116 (Ashwell Prince, 38.3 ov), 6-133 (Mark Boucher, 49.3 ov), 7-232 (AB de Villiers, 83.4 ov), 8-241 (Morne Morkel, 86.6 ov), 9-241 (Dale Steyn, 87.1 ov), 10-241 (Marchant de Lange, 87.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chanaka Welegedara1653302.06834010
Thisara Perera1304813.69567000
Dilhara Fernando1332922.23621021
Tillakaratne Dilshan1123513.18454000
Rangana Herath30.377952.591427100
Angelo Mathews30903.00121000
Thilan Samaraweera10101.0050000
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of South Africa
Season2011/12
Player Of The Match
Rangana Herath
Rangana Herath
Series result3-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 2026
Hours of play (local time)9.30am start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days26,27,28,29 December 2011 - day(5-day match)
Test debut
Dinesh Chandimal
Dinesh Chandimal
Marchant de Lange
Marchant de Lange
Umpires
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Richard Kettleborough
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Steve Davis
TV Umpire
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Rod Tucker
Reserve Umpire
South Africa Image
Shaun George
Match Referee
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Chris Broad
CLOSE OF PLAY
Mon, 26 Dec - day 1 -Sri Lanka 1st innings 289/7 (Thilan Samaraweera 86*, 89.3 ov)
Tue, 27 Dec - day 2 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 7/1 (Tharanga Paranavitana 0*, Kumar Sangakkara 3*, 2.1 ov)
Wed, 28 Dec - day 3 -Sri Lanka 2nd innings 256/7 (Thisara Perera 6*, Rangana Herath 5*, 70.3 ov)
Thu, 29 Dec - day 4 -South Africa 2nd innings 241/10 (87.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 48/2 in 13.0 overs (TM Dilshan 32, DPMD Jayawardene 0)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 13.6 overs (84 balls), Extras 4
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 26.3 overs (160 balls), Extras 5
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 112/3 in 28.0 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 27, TT Samaraweera 17)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 40.5 overs (248 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 152/4 in 41.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 31, AD Mathews 20)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 197/5 in 57.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 40, LD Chandimal 26)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 57.5 overs (350 balls), Extras 11
  • TT Samaraweera: 50 off 115 balls (6 x 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 97 balls (TT Samaraweera 19, LD Chandimal 30, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 245/5 in 72.1 overs (TT Samaraweera 67, LD Chandimal 46)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 73.1 overs (443 balls), Extras 12
  • LD Chandimal: 50 off 72 balls (7 x 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 188 balls (TT Samaraweera 46, LD Chandimal 52, Ex 2)
  • New Ball Taken: Sri Lanka 273/5 after 80.1 overs (TT Samaraweera 82, LD Chandimal 58)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 289/7 in 89.3 overs (TT Samaraweera 86)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Attendance: 13,042
Day 2
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • Over 90.1: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - SJ Davis, Batsman - TT Samaraweera (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 96.1 overs (582 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 322/7 in 104.0 overs (TT Samaraweera 98, HMRKB Herath 20)
  • TT Samaraweera: 100 off 265 balls (11 x 4)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 338/10 in 108.2 overs (CRD Fernando 0)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Lunch: South Africa - 15/0 in 6.0 overs (GC Smith 11, JA Rudolph 4)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 18.2 overs (112 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: South Africa - 55/3 in 20.0 overs (HM Amla 22, AB de Villiers 9)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 98 balls (HM Amla 31, AB de Villiers 18, Ex 2)
  • HM Amla: 50 off 69 balls (10 x 4)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 31.1 overs (189 balls), Extras 3
  • Tea: South Africa - 100/3 in 34.0 overs (HM Amla 52, AB de Villiers 23)
  • Over 37.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - AG Prince (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 132/8 in 46.0 overs (DW Steyn 13, Imran Tahir 0)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 50.3 overs (306 balls), Extras 4
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 168/10 in 54.4 overs (DW Steyn 29)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Bad Light: Sri Lanka - 7/1 in 2.1 overs (NT Paranavitana 0, KC Sangakkara 3)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 7/1 in 2.1 overs (NT Paranavitana 0, KC Sangakkara 3)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Attendance: 7,292
Day 3
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Wet Ground: Sri Lanka - 7/1 in 2.1 overs (NT Paranavitana 0, KC Sangakkara 3)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 33/2 in 13.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 11, DPMD Jayawardene 9)
  • Over 16.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - SJ Davis, Batsman - DPMD Jayawardene (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 17.4 overs (106 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 65/3 in 22.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 28, TT Samaraweera 9)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 82 balls (KC Sangakkara 21, TT Samaraweera 26, Ex 3)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 30.5 overs (186 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 111/3 in 34.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 48, TT Samaraweera 33)
  • KC Sangakkara: 50 off 102 balls (4 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 40.6 overs (248 balls), Extras 9
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 155/5 in 44.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 69, LD Chandimal 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 65 balls (KC Sangakkara 30, LD Chandimal 19, Ex 1)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 53.2 overs (322 balls), Extras 9
  • KC Sangakkara: 100 off 161 balls (13 x 4)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 207/5 in 56.0 overs (KC Sangakkara 101, LD Chandimal 23)
  • LD Chandimal: 50 off 84 balls (6 x 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 159 balls (KC Sangakkara 48, LD Chandimal 50, Ex 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 68.1 overs (411 balls), Extras 10
  • Bad Light: Sri Lanka - 256/7 in 70.3 overs (NLTC Perera 6, HMRKB Herath 5)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 256/7 in 70.3 overs (NLTC Perera 6, HMRKB Herath 5)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Attendance: 3,181
Day 4
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 279/10 in 78.2 overs (HMRKB Herath 8)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Drinks: South Africa - 49/1 in 13.0 overs (JA Rudolph 16, HM Amla 6)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 13.5 overs (84 balls), Extras 1
  • Lunch: South Africa - 86/1 in 26.0 overs (JA Rudolph 20, HM Amla 37)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 99 balls (JA Rudolph 12, HM Amla 37, Ex 2)
  • Over 29.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - SJ Davis, Batsman - JH Kallis (Upheld)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 31.4 overs (191 balls), Extras 3
  • HM Amla: 50 off 77 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 116/4 in 38.0 overs (AG Prince 7, AB de Villiers 5)
  • Over 45.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - SJ Davis, Batsman - MV Boucher (Struck down)
  • Over 49.3: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - SJ Davis, Batsman - MV Boucher (Struck down)
  • Tea: South Africa - 136/6 in 53.0 overs (AB de Villiers 17, DW Steyn 1)
  • Attendance: 4,333
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 57.2 overs (345 balls), Extras 6
  • Over 60.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Struck down)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 96 balls (AB de Villiers 30, DW Steyn 18, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 189/6 in 68.0 overs (AB de Villiers 46, DW Steyn 23)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 70.1 overs (422 balls), Extras 7
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 105 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 227/6 after 80.1 overs (AB de Villiers 65, DW Steyn 38)
  • Over 83.4: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - SJ Davis, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Struck down)