On Thursday, 15 December 2011 at Centurion South Africa V Sri Lanka test match 1st Innings has opened. Sri Lanka Captain is Dilsan and South Africa captain is Smith and umpires are S J Davis, R J Tucker, B C Broad and R A Kettleborough. South Africa won the toss and decided to field. So as per rules Sri Lanka Started to bat.
1st Innings Opening batsman of Sri Lanka Paranavitana took 32 runs that came off 67 balls included 4 fours and other opening batsman Dilsan who was the captain of Sri Lanka 6 off 7 balls included 1 four, M Jayardene 30 off 73 balls included 2 fours, Samaraweera 36 off 67 balls included 5 fours, Mathews 38 off 52 balls included 6 fours, Heruth 14 off 16 balls included 2 fours, Perera 1 off 2 balls , Welegedara 4 off 3 balls included 1 four and extras was 18 runs.
Sri Lanka 1st Innings 180 for 10 in 47.4 overs.
Opening batsman of South Africa Rudolph 27 off 98 balls included 3 fours and not out, other opening batsman Smith ,who was the captain of South Africa 61 off 105 included 7 fours and out by lbw, Steyn had no run off 3 balls and not out.
South Africa 1st Innings 90 for 1 in 34.o overs