Sri Lanka Vs South Africa 04/08/2013 - Results, Review and Statistical Highlights
The 2nd T20 Cricket Match between Sri Lanka (SL) and South Africa (SA) on 04/08/2013 kicked off with South Africa winning the toss and electing to bat first. It was a good decision by them considering they had won their previous match against Sri Lanka by defending a pretty low total. Read on for the complete Sri Lanka Vs South Africa 04/08/2013 Results along with the batting and bowling performance review, scorecard and the Statistical Highlights of the match.
When South Africa came into bat they had positive intent. They batted exceeding well in comparison to the previous T20 as almost all their batsmen contributed towards setting up a defendable target of 146 Runs. The best highlights of their batting were JP Duminy and David Miller who made a score of 30 and 36 runs respectively. As far as Sri Lanka's bowling was concerned, Sachithra Senanayake and Nuwan Kulasekara bowled well as they picked up two wickets each.
Sri Lanka's batting on 04/08/2013 was once again tested after Mahela Jayawardene fell early. Once again it didn't look as though anyone else could win them the match apart from Kumara Sangakkara who made a score of 39. South Africa's bowling and fielding was superb as they saved a lot of runs with Lonwabo Tsotsobe and Morne Morkel being the pick of their bowlers picking up two wickets each to help them pull the results in their favor. Take a look at the complete scorecard of the match below.
|South Africa innings (20 overs maximum)||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|H Davids||b Kulasekara||7||10||0||0||70|
|Q de Kock†||st †Sangakkara b Senanayake||19||23||3||0||82.6|
|F du Plessis*||b Malinga||12||15||0||1||80|
|JP Duminy||c Mathews b Senanayake||30||23||3||0||130.43|
|AB de Villiers||run out (MDKJ Perera)||15||14||1||0||107.14|
|DA Miller||c Chandimal b Kulasekara||36||21||1||2||171.42|
|D Wiese||not out||7||8||0||0||87.5|
|WD Parnell||not out||10||6||1||0||166.66|
|Extras||(lb 2, w 7)||9|
|Total||(6 wickets; 20 overs)||145||(7.25 runs per over)|
|Did not bat M Morkel, Imran Tahir, LL Tsotsobe|
|Fall of wickets 1-11 (Davids, 2.1 ov), 2-44 (de Kock, 7.4 ov), 3-48 (du Plessis, 8.2 ov), 4-86 (de Villiers, 12.6 ov), 5-105 (Duminy, 15.3 ov), 6-132 (Miller, 18.4 ov)|
|Sri Lanka innings (target: 146 runs from 20 overs)||Dismissal||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|MDKJ Perera||lbw b Imran Tahir||21||22||3||0||95.45|
|DPMD Jayawardene||c †de Kock b Tsotsobe||6||5||1||0||120|
|LD Chandimal*||c †de Kock b Tsotsobe||2||7||0||0||28.57|
|KC Sangakkara†||c Wiese b Morkel||39||35||4||0||111.42|
|HDRL Thirimanne||b Parnell||18||18||1||0||100|
|AD Mathews||c de Villiers b Wiese||1||3||0||0||33.33|
|NLTC Perera||not out||22||20||2||0||110|
|KMDN Kulasekara||c †de Kock b Morkel||10||9||0||1||111.11|
|SMSM Senanayake||not out||1||1||0||0||100|
|Extras||(lb 1, w 2)||3|
|Total||(7 wickets; 20 overs)||123||(6.15 runs per over)|
|Did not bat SL Malinga, BAW Mendis|
|Fall of wickets 1-8 (Jayawardene, 0.6 ov), 2-27 (Chandimal, 4.2 ov), 3-48 (MDKJ Perera, 8.2 ov), 4-85 (Thirimanne, 13.5 ov), 5-88 (Mathews, 14.4 ov), 6-90 (Sangakkara, 15.1 ov), 7-112 (Kulasekara, 18.2 ov)|
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