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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v SRI LANKA
NEWLANDS, CAPE TOWN
MARCH 19, 1998
Result: SOUTH AFRICA
Runs Per Wicket: 32.4 | Scoring Rate: 3.2
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
Sri Lanka in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 63% 29 27 33 152
Sri Lanka 33% 29 35 29 260

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 418 10 748
2 Sri Lanka 306 10 507
3 South Africa 264 10 618
4 Sri Lanka 306 10 573

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 1922-12-23 1931-11-27 1947-07-26 1953-12-24 1961-12-26 1970-01-22 1992-11-13 1994-08-09 1996-11-20 1998-01-30

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
4 10 32.4 1329 1259 0.51 0.49
4 9 32.7 1303 1247 0.51 0.49
4 8 32.3 1263 1191 0.51 0.49
4 7 33.0 1243 1201 0.51 0.49
4 6 33.9 1225 1219 0.5 0.5
4 5 33.2 1180 1146 0.51 0.49
4 4 34.1 1159 1159 0.5 0.5
4 3 32.9 1110 1062 0.51 0.49
4 2 31.7 1063 967 0.52 0.48
4 1 32.0 1034 948 0.52 0.48
3 10 32.9 1011 965 0.51 0.49
3 9 33.9 1017 951 0.52 0.48
3 8 35.0 1024 936 0.52 0.48
3 7 34.9 986 900 0.52 0.48
3 6 35.1 957 867 0.52 0.48
3 5 35.6 940 840 0.53 0.47
3 4 36.2 926 814 0.53 0.47
3 3 37.3 925 791 0.54 0.46
3 2 33.7 773 711 0.52 0.48
3 1 34.7 770 688 0.53 0.47
2 10 36.2 780 668 0.54 0.46
2 9 37.8 758 678 0.53 0.47
2 8 38.2 724 652 0.53 0.47
2 7 38.8 689 629 0.52 0.48
2 6 39.8 657 617 0.52 0.48
2 5 40.9 622 604 0.51 0.49
2 4 43.7 593 631 0.48 0.52
2 3 44.8 553 613 0.47 0.53
2 2 37.8 494 414 0.54 0.46
2 1 39.8 458 418 0.52 0.48
1 10 41.8 418 418 0.5 0.5
1 9 46.0 414 414 0.5 0.5
1 8 50.2 402 402 0.5 0.5
1 7 52.4 367 367 0.5 0.5
1 6 45.3 272 272 0.5 0.5
1 5 52.0 260 260 0.5 0.5
1 4 62.8 251 251 0.5 0.5
1 3 51.7 155 155 0.5 0.5
1 2 30.0 60 60 0.5 0.5
1 1 19.0 19 19 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 516 243 8 98.4
SM Pollock South Africa 294 160 6 54.4
AA Donald South Africa 249 130 6 56.7
PR Adams South Africa 282 152 4 24.4
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 234 82 4 33.1
WPUJC Vaas Sri Lanka 192 116 4 19.2
GP Wickramasinghe Sri Lanka 220 99 3 14.5
M Ntini South Africa 93 74 2 4.1
JH Kallis South Africa 132 68 1 1.6
KR Pushpakumara Sri Lanka 168 105 0 0.0
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 30 5 0 0.0
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 30 15 0 0.0
MS Atapattu Sri Lanka 6 7 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
DJ Cullinan South Africa 181 2 282 27 6.2
MS Atapattu Sri Lanka 131 2 329 21 4.1
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 123 2 237 18 3.3
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 114 2 160 19 1.0
SM Pollock South Africa 98 2 176 14 1.7
G Kirsten South Africa 77 2 164 11 0.6
A Ranatunga (c) Sri Lanka 63 2 119 10 0.4
GP Wickramasinghe Sri Lanka 62 2 64 10 0.7
RS Kaluwitharana † Sri Lanka 58 2 102 9 0.8
JH Kallis South Africa 52 2 153 8 0.1
MV Boucher † South Africa 43 2 126 6 0.0
HP Tillakaratne Sri Lanka 35 2 129 6 0.1
HD Ackerman South Africa 31 2 108 5 0.0
AA Donald South Africa 30 2 86 4 0.0
WPUJC Vaas Sri Lanka 30 2 61 5 0.1
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 25 1 36 4 0.0
RS Mahanama Sri Lanka 20 2 49 3 0.0
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 17 2 22 3 0.0
KR Pushpakumara Sri Lanka 13 1 32 2 0.0
AM Bacher South Africa 6 2 32 1 0.0
PR Adams South Africa 5 2 12 1 0.0
M Ntini South Africa 3 0 10 0 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v SRI LANKA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced Sri Lanka in 3 test matches before this game.

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.
September 14, 1993
P Sara Oval, Colombo
98 2
September 06, 1993
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
78 18
August 25, 1993
Tyronne Fernando Stadium, Moratuwa
78 19