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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v SRI LANKA
SINHALESE SPORTS CLUB GROUND, COLOMBO
JULY 27, 2006
Result: SRI LANKA
Runs Per Wicket: 54.4 | Scoring Rate: 3.5
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in Sri Lanka Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 46% 30 33 31 180
Sri Lanka 50% 28 31 32 214

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 169 10 302
2 Sri Lanka 756 5 1111
3 South Africa 434 10 944

TWENTY MATCH RATINGS HISTORY [?]

This chart shows the twenty match rating history for the two teams upto the start of the current match.

2.0 1.5 1.0 0.5 SRI LANKA SOUTH AFRICA 1929-07-13 1950-01-20 1962-01-01 1991-08-22 1995-03-04 1998-02-26 2000-06-14 2002-05-30 2004-10-20

MATCH PROGRESS

SOUTH AFRICA PTS SRI LANKA PTS 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

PROGRESS TABLE

This table shows the progress of the match by each partnership. This progress is illustrated in the chart above.

I WKT RPW T1P T2P T1PT T2PT
3 10 54.4 875 1843 0.32 0.68
3 9 55.7 860 1814 0.32 0.68
3 8 57.8 862 1796 0.32 0.68
3 7 60.3 871 1781 0.33 0.67
3 6 60.7 823 1727 0.32 0.68
3 5 61.9 790 1684 0.32 0.68
3 4 61.0 708 1610 0.31 0.69
3 3 61.7 662 1558 0.3 0.7
3 2 64.5 662 1530 0.3 0.7
3 1 68.1 675 1505 0.31 0.69
2 5 61.7 477 1373 0.26 0.74
2 4 65.7 432 1408 0.23 0.77
2 3 62.1 355 1259 0.22 0.78
2 2 15.2 200 166 0.55 0.45
2 1 15.9 185 165 0.53 0.47
1 10 16.9 169 169 0.5 0.5
1 9 16.8 151 151 0.5 0.5
1 8 18.9 151 151 0.5 0.5
1 7 21.1 148 148 0.5 0.5
1 6 21.3 128 128 0.5 0.5
1 5 22.4 112 112 0.5 0.5
1 4 20.0 80 80 0.5 0.5
1 3 26.0 78 78 0.5 0.5
1 2 22.5 45 45 0.5 0.5
1 1 32.0 32 32 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 494 172 10 208.5
CRD Fernando Sri Lanka 222 117 6 49.6
DW Steyn South Africa 156 129 3 10.4
MF Maharoof Sri Lanka 144 80 2 5.2
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 204 76 1 1.9
SL Malinga Sri Lanka 158 123 1 0.9
A Nel South Africa 151 114 1 1.3
AJ Hall South Africa 150 99 1 1.4
N Boje South Africa 390 221 0 0.0
M Ntini South Africa 186 97 0 0.0
JA Rudolph South Africa 42 45 0 0.0
AB de Villiers South Africa 24 22 0 0.0
TM Dilshan Sri Lanka 24 10 0 0.0
AG Prince (c) South Africa 12 7 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
DPMD Jayawardene (c) Sri Lanka 374 1 572 49 11.4
KC Sangakkara Sri Lanka 287 1 457 38 2.7
JA Rudolph South Africa 119 2 234 20 1.0
MV Boucher † South Africa 89 2 169 15 0.8
AB de Villiers South Africa 89 2 110 15 3.8
AJ Hall South Africa 81 2 208 13 0.4
AG Prince (c) South Africa 62 2 197 10 0.3
TM Dilshan Sri Lanka 45 1 67 6 0.1
N Boje South Africa 38 1 140 6 0.2
HH Gibbs South Africa 37 2 73 6 0.1
HM Amla South Africa 21 2 78 3 0.0
M Ntini South Africa 16 1 37 3 0.0
WU Tharanga Sri Lanka 7 1 10 1 0.0
DW Steyn South Africa 4 2 10 1 0.0
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 4 1 6 1 0.0
CK Kapugedera Sri Lanka 1 0 7 0 0.0
A Nel South Africa 0 2 10 0 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v SRI LANKA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced Sri Lanka in 15 test matches before this game. South Africa have always been the stronger team according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous South Africa v Sri Lanka test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

SOUTH AFRICA SRI LANKA STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
SRI LANKA
WIN EXP.
August 11, 2004
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
74 23
August 04, 2004
Galle International Stadium
53 43
November 15, 2002
SuperSport Park, Centurion
70 26
November 08, 2002
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
58 38
January 20, 2001
SuperSport Park, Centurion
84 14
January 02, 2001
Newlands, Cape Town
62 34
December 26, 2000
Kingsmead, Durban
68 29
August 06, 2000
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
71 26
July 30, 2000
Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy
65 31