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South Africa vs Sri Lanka Live Score and Commentary, South Africa v Sri Lanka Test Series 2016/2017

Last updated: Mar 28, 2017 11:41
Venue: St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
Match Start Time: Monday, December 26, 2016, 01:30 PM IST
South Africa 286/10 & 406/6
Sri Lanka 205/10 & 281/10 (96.3 ov) Run rate 2.92
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South Africa win by 206 runs
South Africa won the toss and elected to bat.
Batsmen R B 4s 6s SR
Suranga Lakmal 19 20 3 0 95
Bowler O M R W Econ
Keshav Maharaj 30.3 7 86 3 2.82
Kagiso Rabada 21 4 77 3 3.67
Recent overs . . . . . 1 . 1 . . 4 . 1 . W

South Africa vs Sri Lanka Live Score and Commentary

96.3 OUT! Bowled. Keshav Maharaj to Nuwan Pradeep. Stock length ball, middle stump on the front foot defending, missed.
96.2 Keshav Maharaj to Nuwan Pradeep. Stock length ball, middle stump on the front foot defending, to short extra cover for no runs, fielded by du Plessis.
96.1 Keshav Maharaj to Suranga Lakmal. Stock length ball, outside off stump down the track driving, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Cook.
OVER
96
Runs Scored: 5
Bowler: Kagiso Rabada
Score after 96 overs: 280/9(rr 2.92)
Over Summary: . 1 . . 4 .
95.6 Kagiso Rabada to Nuwan Pradeep. Length ball, off stump no foot movement defending, bat-pad to leg slip for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
95.5 FOUR! Kagiso Rabada to Nuwan Pradeep. Short, middle stump backing away Fended, Gloved past fine leg for 4 runs.
95.4 Kagiso Rabada to Nuwan Pradeep. Back of a length, off stump backing away defending, to cover for no runs, fielded by Cook.
95.3 Kagiso Rabada to Nuwan Pradeep. Back of a length, outside off stump backing away Fended, to point for no runs, fielded by Cook.
95.2 Kagiso Rabada to Suranga Lakmal. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot working, to deep backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Bavuma.
95.1 Kagiso Rabada to Suranga Lakmal. Short, outside off stump ducked, Left to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
OVER
95
Runs Scored: 1
Bowler: Keshav Maharaj
Score after 95 overs: 275/9(rr 2.89)
Over Summary: . . . . . 1
94.6 Keshav Maharaj to Suranga Lakmal. Stock ball half volley, off stump down the track driving, well timed to long off for 1 run, fielded by Cook.
94.5 Keshav Maharaj to Suranga Lakmal. Stock ball back of a length, off stump on the back foot working, to silly mid on for no runs, fielded by Elgar.
94.4 Keshav Maharaj to Suranga Lakmal. Stock length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
94.3 Keshav Maharaj to Suranga Lakmal. Stock ball half volley, to leg on the front foot working, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Elgar.
94.2 Keshav Maharaj to Suranga Lakmal. Stock length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, to short leg for no runs, fielded by Bavuma.
94.1 Keshav Maharaj to Suranga Lakmal. Stock length ball, outside off stump down the track defending, bat-pad to short extra cover for no runs, fielded by Maharaj.
OVER
94
Runs Scored: 0
Bowler: Kagiso Rabada
Score after 94 overs: 274/9(rr 2.91)
Over Summary: . . W . . .
93.6 Kagiso Rabada to Nuwan Pradeep. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot, shoulders arms to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
93.5 Kagiso Rabada to Nuwan Pradeep. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot pushing, to extra cover for no runs, fielded by Maharaj.
93.4 Kagiso Rabada to Nuwan Pradeep. Length ball, off stump no foot movement defending, to silly point for no runs, fielded by Rabada.
93.3 OUT! Caught. Kagiso Rabada to Dushmantha Chameera. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot Fended, Gloved to wicketkeeper, by de Kock.
93.2 Kagiso Rabada to Dushmantha Chameera. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot defending, to mid on for no runs, fielded by Abbott.
93.1 Kagiso Rabada to Dushmantha Chameera. Seaming in short, outside off stump ducked, Left to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
OVER
93
Runs Scored: 6
Bowler: Vernon Philander
Score after 93 overs: 274/8(rr 2.95)
Over Summary: . 4 . 2 . .
92.6 Vernon Philander to Suranga Lakmal. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot defending, to cover for no runs, fielded by Maharaj.
92.5 Vernon Philander to Suranga Lakmal. Back of a length, off stump on the back foot defending, to point for no runs, fielded by Bavuma.
92.4 Vernon Philander to Suranga Lakmal. Length ball, off stump on the front foot working, to deep mid wicket for 2 runs, fielded by Abbott.
92.3 Vernon Philander to Suranga Lakmal. Length ball, off stump on the front foot defending, back to bowler for no runs, fielded by Philander.
92.2 FOUR! Vernon Philander to Suranga Lakmal. Length ball, off stump on the front foot flick, well timed in the air under control past deep mid wicket for 4 runs.
92.1 Vernon Philander to Suranga Lakmal. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot driving, to extra cover for no runs, fielded by Maharaj.
OVER
92
Runs Scored: 0
Bowler: Kyle Abbott
Score after 92 overs: 268/8(rr 2.91)
Over Summary: . . . . . .
91.6 Kyle Abbott to Dushmantha Chameera. Length ball, outside off stump no foot movement defending, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Rabada.
91.5 Kyle Abbott to Dushmantha Chameera. Length ball, outside off stump no foot movement driving, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
91.4 Kyle Abbott to Dushmantha Chameera. Short, outside off stump ducked, Left to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
91.3 Kyle Abbott to Dushmantha Chameera. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, to gully for no runs, fielded by Bavuma.
91.2 Kyle Abbott to Dushmantha Chameera. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
91.1 Kyle Abbott to Dushmantha Chameera. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot defending, to short extra cover for no runs, fielded by Duminy.
OVER
91
Runs Scored: 10
Bowler: Vernon Philander
Score after 91 overs: 268/8(rr 2.95)
Over Summary: W . 4 2 4 .
90.6 Vernon Philander to Suranga Lakmal. Back of a length, off stump on the back foot working, hit pad to short leg for no runs, fielded by Cook.
90.5 FOUR! Vernon Philander to Suranga Lakmal. Short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed in the air under control past third man for 4 runs.
90.4 Vernon Philander to Suranga Lakmal. Length ball, off stump on the front foot working, to deep mid wicket for 2 runs, fielded by Duminy.
90.3 FOUR! Vernon Philander to Suranga Lakmal. Half volley, middle stump on the front foot flick, well timed in the air under control past deep mid wicket for 4 runs.
90.2 Vernon Philander to Suranga Lakmal. Length ball, off stump on the front foot defending, to mid on for no runs, fielded by Abbott.
90.1 OUT! Caught & Bowled. Vernon Philander to Rangana Herath. Length ball, outside off stump no foot movement defending, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to silly mid on, by Philander.
OVER
90
Runs Scored: 1
Bowler: Kyle Abbott
Score after 90 overs: 258/7(rr 2.87)
Over Summary: . 1 W . . .
89.6 Kyle Abbott to Dushmantha Chameera. Length ball, outside off stump no foot movement pushing, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
89.5 Kyle Abbott to Dushmantha Chameera. Short, outside off stump ducked, Left to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
89.4 Kyle Abbott to Dushmantha Chameera. Length ball, outside off stump no foot movement defending, to short leg for no runs, fielded by Cook.
89.3 OUT! L.B.W. Verified by umpire after REFERRAL. Kyle Abbott to Dhananjaya de Silva. Length ball, off stump no foot movement working, hit pad.
89.2 Kyle Abbott to Rangana Herath. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, to fine leg for 1 run, fielded by Maharaj.
89.1 Kyle Abbott to Rangana Herath. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot defending, to point for no runs, fielded by Bavuma.
OVER
89
Runs Scored: 3
Bowler: Vernon Philander
Score after 89 overs: 257/6(rr 2.89)
Over Summary: . . . . 1 2
88.6 Vernon Philander to Dhananjaya de Silva. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Steer, thick edge to third man for 2 runs.
88.5 Vernon Philander to Rangana Herath. Short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, well timed to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Maharaj.
88.4 Vernon Philander to Rangana Herath. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pushing, to point for no runs, fielded by Bavuma.
88.3 Vernon Philander to Rangana Herath. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot working, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Duminy.
88.2 Vernon Philander to Rangana Herath. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot defending, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
88.1 Vernon Philander to Rangana Herath. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot defending, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
87.6 Kyle Abbott to Dhananjaya de Silva. Short, outside off stump on the back foot hooking, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
OVER
88
Runs Scored:
Bowler:
Score after 88 overs:
Over Summary:
87.6 Wide Kyle Abbott to Dhananjaya de Silva. Short, outside off stump on the back foot, Left to wicketkeeper for 1 run, fielded by de Kock.
87.5 Kyle Abbott to Dhananjaya de Silva. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot defending, to mid off for no runs, fielded by Philander.
87.4 Kyle Abbott to Dhananjaya de Silva. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, to mid off for no runs, fielded by Maharaj.
87.3 FOUR! Kyle Abbott to Dhananjaya de Silva. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past long off for 4 runs.
87.2 Kyle Abbott to Dhananjaya de Silva. Length ball, off stump on the front foot working, to mid wicket for no runs, fielded by Duminy.