• 1st test: Sri Lanka beats South Africa by 278 runs on Day 3

    3 monthes ago - By National Post

    GALLE, Sri Lanka - South Africa was bowled out for its lowest total since readmission to international cricket on Saturday, handing Sri Lanka a 278-run win in the first test with two full days to spare.
    Chasing a target of 352 to win, the Proteas were dismissed for 73 in their second innings just before tea on Day 3, losing all 10 wickets in a single session after going to lunch at 5-0.
    Off-spinner Dilruwan Perera bowled unchanged from one end to claim figures of 6-32, his seventh test five-wicket haul. The 35-year-old ended with a match total of 10-78.
    Earlier, veteran Dale Steyn claimed...
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