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TEST MATCH

SRI LANKA v SOUTH AFRICA
SUPERSPORT PARK, CENTURION
MARCH 27, 1998
Result: SOUTH AFRICA
Runs Per Wicket: 25.0 | Scoring Rate: 2.8
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
Sri Lanka in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Sri Lanka 31% 29 38 29 274
South Africa 65% 28 29 34 166

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Sri Lanka 303 10 711
2 South Africa 200 10 468
3 Sri Lanka 122 10 249
4 South Africa 226 4 377

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 SOUTH AFRICA SRI LANKA 1923-01-01 1931-12-31 1948-12-27 1955-06-09 1964-01-01 1986-12-17 1993-07-17 1995-01-02 1997-03-21

MATCH PROGRESS

SRI LANKA PTS SOUTH AFRICA 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 5 25.0 775 927 0.46 0.54
4 4 24.7 771 909 0.46 0.54
4 3 21.9 710 738 0.49 0.51
4 2 22.6 696 752 0.48 0.52
4 1 23.0 678 750 0.48 0.52
3 10 20.8 633 617 0.51 0.49
3 9 21.4 635 607 0.51 0.49
3 8 21.5 616 586 0.51 0.49
3 7 21.8 606 570 0.52 0.48
3 6 21.0 555 535 0.51 0.49
3 5 21.8 563 527 0.52 0.48
3 4 22.6 569 517 0.52 0.48
3 3 23.6 579 507 0.53 0.47
3 2 23.7 559 485 0.54 0.46
3 1 24.9 571 473 0.55 0.45
2 10 25.1 554 452 0.55 0.45
2 9 25.7 535 443 0.55 0.45
2 8 26.9 519 451 0.53 0.47
2 7 27.8 498 448 0.53 0.47
2 6 27.5 468 412 0.53 0.47
2 5 28.3 445 405 0.52 0.48
2 4 29.0 419 393 0.52 0.48
2 3 29.1 390 366 0.52 0.48
2 2 26.2 355 273 0.57 0.43
2 1 27.5 331 275 0.55 0.45
1 10 30.3 303 303 0.5 0.5
1 9 32.2 290 290 0.5 0.5
1 8 31.9 255 255 0.5 0.5
1 7 36.3 254 254 0.5 0.5
1 6 40.0 240 240 0.5 0.5
1 5 45.6 228 228 0.5 0.5
1 4 46.5 186 186 0.5 0.5
1 3 22.7 68 68 0.5 0.5
1 2 33.0 66 66 0.5 0.5
1 1 53.0 53 53 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
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M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 323 157 8 92.9
AA Donald South Africa 279 127 8 90.3
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 135 34 5 63.7
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 144 72 3 12.7
M Ntini South Africa 173 74 2 6.0
PR Adams South Africa 174 102 1 1.1
JH Kallis South Africa 156 54 1 1.9
KR Pushpakumara Sri Lanka 138 82 1 1.2
GP Wickramasinghe Sri Lanka 126 43 1 2.1
DNT Zoysa Sri Lanka 84 40 1 1.5
SM Pollock South Africa 43 9 0 0.0
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 30 14 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
DJ Cullinan South Africa 103 2 188 24 5.0
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 92 2 90 22 0.9
G Kirsten South Africa 88 1 285 21 1.2
A Ranatunga (c) Sri Lanka 73 2 184 17 0.4
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 67 2 100 16 1.4
HP Tillakaratne Sri Lanka 55 2 138 13 1.1
RS Mahanama Sri Lanka 50 2 179 12 0.2
GFJ Liebenberg South Africa 45 2 90 11 0.1
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 42 2 77 10 0.9
GP Wickramasinghe Sri Lanka 31 2 72 7 0.1
M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 26 2 47 6 0.0
MS Atapattu Sri Lanka 19 2 104 4 0.0
DNT Zoysa Sri Lanka 14 2 43 3 0.0
MV Boucher † South Africa 13 1 71 3 0.0
PR Adams South Africa 12 1 21 3 0.0
JH Kallis South Africa 12 1 45 3 0.0
HD Ackerman South Africa 9 2 31 2 0.0
RS Kaluwitharana † Sri Lanka 9 2 18 2 0.0
AA Donald South Africa 6 1 25 1 0.0
M Ntini South Africa 2 0 9 0 0.0
SM Pollock South Africa 1 1 16 0 0.0
KR Pushpakumara Sri Lanka 0 0 14 0 0.0

SRI LANKA v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Sri Lanka faced South Africa in 4 test matches before this game. South Africa

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

SRI LANKA SOUTH AFRICA 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 SRI LANKA
WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
March 19, 1998
Newlands, Cape Town
33 63
September 14, 1993
P Sara Oval, Colombo
2 98
September 06, 1993
Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo
18 78
August 25, 1993
Tyronne Fernando Stadium, Moratuwa
19 78