South Africa slump to record low in Sri Lanka thrashing
15 July, 2018, 09:35 | Author: Candice Daniels
If that makes the stomach churn like the hottest Sri Lankan curry, try digesting the fact that Sri Lanka'sDimuth Karunaratne's match aggregate of 218 was individually superior and that South Africa's second innings lasted a mere 28.5 overs that yielded 73 runs - eclipsing Nagpur's 2015 record low of 79 in the process.
Sri Lanka registered a thumping 278-run win over South Africa inside three days of the opening test on Saturday.
Having established a lead of 161, Sri Lanka quickly set about extending it when they began their second innings, with the openers putting on a 51-run partnership.
Off-spinner Dilruwan Perera bowled unchanged from one end to claim career-best figures of 6-32, his seventh test five-wicket haul. The wicket took Steyn equal to Shaun Pollock as South Africa's highest wicket taker in Test cricket.
Hashim Amla, who captained South Africa to a 1-0 series win the last time the Proteas were in Sri Lanka in 2014, said 272 was already a handy lead for the pitch.
In the third afternoon at Galle, South Africa's agony came to an end as they were bowled out for 73 their lowest Test score since readmission.
South Africa s top scorer was Vernon Philander, who made 22 not out, with opener Aiden Markram batting out the most deliveries, facing 46 balls for his 19.
Israel cannot influence ties with Russia: Iran
But it is not clear if Russian Federation will press Iran to remove those forces from Syria completely as Israel has demanded. Ali Akbar Velayati said that Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei valued improving Iran's ties with Russian Federation .
"There were one or two more expansive shots than we would normally play, but the thinking behind the batting was to try and put some pressure back on the bowling, because they don't give you anything".
South Africa have never faced fewer overs in Asia than they did in this innings. Sri Lanka scored 287 in their first innings.
"After I got injured, I worked really hard in the A team to get my form back", Karunaratne said. I think that's the biggest difference when you play in the subcontinent.
Earlier in the morning, with Sri Lanka resuming on 111/4, young Rabada was in the middle of all action, causing a run-out, getting the ball to move, and taking wickets. We expected it to be tough coming here.
"No matter how much you train before a series like this, you can't face the quality of spin you'll get in the test match when you're playing in the nets", South Africa captain Faf du Plessis said after the match. When Quinton de Kock completely missed the ball to be bowled, South Africa were in deep trouble at 36/6.
Perhaps finally breaking it in Colombo next week in the second Test in what will hopefully be more favourable circumstances for the world's No 2 Test side simply have to turn it around if they are to salvage this series.
Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney voiced the government's opposition to the bill during a debate at the Senate. Once again, Ireland is making history and leading the way in its solidarity with the Palestinian people.
All of her employees loved her. 3 red lobster locations are taking a day for the loss of a family member. The medical examiner's office determined that the pair died from blunt force head trauma, WABC reported .
No matter how the Justice Department's appeal unfolds, AT&T's completed acquisition of Time Warner could prove hard to untangle. The landmark case saw Leon reject the lawsuit brought by the U.S. government last November to block the deal.
She wore special compression leggings as a precaution during Wimbledon , just the fourth tournament of her comeback. She kept nagging away at Serena and induced more miscues from the American in the sixth game of the second set.
Nothing against Angelique Kerber , who is a great champion, but Kerber was playing just one opponent in the Wimbledon final. Angelique Kerber has taken the first set 6-3 against Serena Williams in the Wimbledon final.
Tens of thousands of protesters marched through London on Friday to demonstrate against the USA president's visit. London activists were highly involved in arrangements for protests against Trump's four-day visit to the UK.
Friday's charges outline the extent of Russia's stunning attack on the electoral system of the most powerful country in the world. In February, Mueller charged 13 Russians and three Russian companies in an elaborate conspiracy to interfere in the election.
Trump raised the meddling issue during his first meeting with Putin on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg a year ago . When asked at a news conference on Friday whether he would tell Putin to stay out of US elections, Trump said "Yes".
For Williams, today's final marks the culmination of a insane 10 months that has seen her become a mother for the first time. Ms Williams continued: "We have always supported each other, just been there for each other through a lot".
McDonald's removing salads from 3,000 stores after illness
People often recover without medical intervention, according to the CDC , but antibiotics are also used to treat the condition. McDonald's has temporarily stopped selling salads in 14 states after an outbreak of a parasite that causes intestinal illness.
Jabari Parker Signs Two-Year, $40M Deal With Bulls
In two seasons with the Bulls, Zipser posted 4.7 points and 2.6 rebounds on an average of 17 minutes per game in 98 matches. That move materialized in the form of a two-year, $40 million contract for Jabari Parker with a team option in Year 2.
What Should Teams Be Willing To Trade For Manny Machado?
For fans of the Baltimore Orioles , the reality that Machado will soon be wearing someone else's jersey is painfully setting in. It would seem excessive for NY to part with such a talent now when it can just wait five or six months for his signature.
United Kingdom relationship is "highest level of special"
Scottish police are searching for a protester who breached a no-fly zone after paragliding over President Trump's golf resort. Trump said the prime minister was doing a "fantastic" job and branded the interview as "fake news ".
Stormy Daniels arrested at strip club, lawyer slams 'setup'
Daniels was charged under an OH statute that read, "No person who regularly appears nude. shall knowingly touch a patron". Avenatti called the operation "a setup and politically motivated". "We will fight all bogus charges", he tweeted.