2000-2001 Sri Lanka v South Africa - 3rd Test - Colombo Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 6th August, 2000  
Venue: Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
Toss: Sri Lanka  
Result: Match drawn
Player of Match: M Muralitharan

South Africa 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G Kirsten c Ranatunga b Perera 11  63  0  0 17.46  3.94%
N D McKenzie c Arnold b Perera 0  1  0  0 0.00
J H Kallis c †Sangakkara b Vaas 19  31  3  0 61.29  6.81%
D J Cullinan c Atapattu b Vaas 38  84  6  0 45.24  13.62%
J N Rhodes b Muralitharan 21  53  3  0 39.62  7.53%
L Klusener not out 95  175  6  0 54.29  34.05%
M V Boucher c Chandana b Vaas 4  9  1  0 44.44  1.43%
S M Pollock* b Muralitharan 33  64  4  0 51.56  11.83%
N Boje c †Sangakkara b Vaas 21  94  2  0 22.34  7.53%
P R Adams lbw b Muralitharan 15  81  1  0 18.52  5.38%
M Hayward c de Silva b Chandana 0  7  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 2, lb 8, nb 12) 22  
Total All Out   (108.2 overs @ 2.58 rpo) 279  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-0  McKenzie   2-23  Kallis   3-57  Kirsten   4-89  Rhodes   
5-103  Cullinan   6-117  Boucher   7-186  Pollock   8-240  Boje   
9-278  Adams   10-279  Hayward   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
W P U J C Vaas 36.0 9 85 4 2.36  40.00%
P D R Perera 18.0 3 60 2 3.33  20.00%
P A de Silva 5.0 2 16 0 3.20
M Muralitharan 39.0 14 70 3 1.79  30.00%
U D U Chandana 4.2 0 26 1 6.00  10.00%
S T Jayasuriya 3.0 0 9 0 3.00
R P Arnold 3.0 1 3 0 1.00
 
Sri Lanka 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
M S Atapattu b Hayward 10  31  1  0 32.26  3.88%
S T Jayasuriya* c Kirsten b Boje 85  113  14  0 75.22  32.95%
R P Arnold c Klusener b Boje 28  72  2  0 38.89  10.85%
P A de Silva st †Boucher b Boje 2  7  0  0 28.57  0.78%
D P M D Jayawardene c Kirsten b Boje 34  86  4  0 39.53  13.18%
W P U J C Vaas lbw b Pollock 5  63  0  0 7.94  1.94%
A Ranatunga b Boje 14  52  2  0 26.92  5.43%
K C Sangakkara c †Boucher b Hayward 25  77  2  0 32.47  9.69%
U D U Chandana c McKenzie b Pollock 32  62  3  0 51.61  12.40%
P D R Perera c Boje b Pollock 10  33  1  0 30.30  3.88%
M Muralitharan not out 0  2  0  0 0.00
Extras (b 3, lb 1, w 1, nb 8) 13  
Total All Out   (98.2 overs @ 2.62 rpo) 258  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-19  Atapattu   2-122  Arnold   3-130  de Silva   4-135  Jayasuriya   
5-170  Vaas   6-180  Jayawardene   7-201  Ranatunga   8-223  Sangakkara   
9-257  Perera   10-258  Chandana   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
S M Pollock 22.2 10 40 3 1.79  30.00%
M Hayward 20.0 2 68 2 3.40  20.00%
J H Kallis 13.0 3 48 0 3.69
L Klusener 9.0 2 36 0 4.00
N Boje 34.0 8 62 5 1.82  50.00%
 
South Africa 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
G Kirsten lbw b Muralitharan 40  150  3  0 26.67  16.60%
N D McKenzie run out 17  69  0  0 24.64  7.05%
J H Kallis b de Silva 0  4  0  0 0.00
D J Cullinan c Arnold b Muralitharan 3  23  0  0 13.04  1.24%
J N Rhodes c Jayawardene b Muralitharan 54  151  5  0 35.76  22.41%
L Klusener c †Sangakkara b Muralitharan 35  87  4  0 40.23  14.52%
M V Boucher b Muralitharan 25  59  2  0 42.37  10.37%
S M Pollock* c †Sangakkara b Jayasuriya 13  80  0  0 16.25  5.39%
N Boje not out 29  53  3  0 54.72  12.03%
P R Adams c & b Jayasuriya 3  11  0  0 27.27  1.24%
M Hayward not out 3  7  0  0 42.86  1.24%
Extras (lb 4, nb 15) 19  
Total 9 wickets declared   (113.5 overs @ 2.12 rpo) 241  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-50  McKenzie   2-50  Kallis   3-59  Cullinan   4-107  Kirsten   
5-152  Rhodes   6-169  Klusener   7-197  Boucher   8-220  Pollock   
9-236  Adams   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
W P U J C Vaas 10.0 2 22 0 2.20
P D R Perera 2.0 0 13 0 6.50
R P Arnold 2.1 0 6 0 2.77
P A de Silva 24.5 7 49 1 1.97  10.00%
M Muralitharan 45.5 14 68 5 1.48  50.00%
S T Jayasuriya 24.0 4 56 2 2.33  20.00%
U D U Chandana 5.0 0 23 0 4.60
 
Sri Lanka 2nd Innings (target 263) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
M S Atapattu c Kirsten b Pollock 0  17  0  0 0.00
S T Jayasuriya* b Adams 17  53  1  0 32.08  8.72%
K C Sangakkara c Rhodes b Hayward 6  16  1  0 37.50  3.08%
D P M D Jayawardene not out 101  183  14  1 55.19  51.79%
P A de Silva lbw b Klusener 41  94  6  0 43.62  21.03%
A Ranatunga not out 28  42  6  0 66.67  14.36%
R P Arnold              
W P U J C Vaas              
U D U Chandana              
M Muralitharan              
P D R Perera              
Extras (nb 2) 2  
Total 4 wickets   (67.1 overs @ 2.90 rpo) 195  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-6  Atapattu   2-20  Sangakkara   3-37  Jayasuriya   4-119  de Silva   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
S M Pollock 6.0 3 13 1 2.17  10.00%
M Hayward 9.0 1 21 1 2.33  10.00%
J H Kallis 4.0 2 4 0 1.00
L Klusener 12.1 4 20 1 1.64  10.00%
P R Adams 16.0 3 72 1 4.50  10.00%
N Boje 20.0 4 65 0 3.25
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 194/7, 62 overs (L Klusener 50*, N Boje 2*)
Day 2 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 138/4, 44 overs (DPMD Jayawardene 4*, WPUJC Vaas 1*)
Day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 27/0, 8 overs (G Kirsten 18*, ND McKenzie 6*)
Day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 157/5, 77 overs (L Klusener 27*, MV Boucher 2*)
Day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd Innings 195/4, 67.1 overs - end of match