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1st Test, day 1: Sri Lanka all out for 287 against S.Africa

by Sahir Usman Jul 12, 2018 • 22:26 PM

July 12 (CRICKETNMORE) - Sri Lankan opening batsman Dimuth Karunaratne made an unbeaten 158 to help the hosts to 287 all out on the opening day of the first Test against South Africa.

Karunaratne's 158 came off 222 deliveries and contained 13 fours and a pulled six off a Dale Steyn delivery.

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For South Africa, Kagiso Rabada, who came back after an injury, returned with figures of 4-50, while Shamsi took three wickets on a seemingly turning sub-continent pitch.

In response, South Africa were in trouble at four for one at stumps after veteran spinner Rangana Herath got Aiden Markram out for nought.

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