Sri Lanka bowl out South Africa for 73 win the first Test on day three by 278 runs on Saturday in Galle and take a 1-0 lead in the 2-match Test series.
Dilruwan Perera and Rangana Herath sent South Africa crashing as Sri Lanka swept to a massive 278-run win on the third day of the first Test at Galle. #SLvSA
— Sri Lanka Cricket (@OfficialSLC) July 14, 2018
Sri Lanka 1st Innings 287 (Karunaratne 158*, Rabada 4-50, Shamsi 3-91) &
2nd Innings 190 (Karunaratne 60, Maharaj 4-58, Rabada 3-44)
South Africa 1st Innings 126 (du Plessis 49, Dilruwan 4-46, Lakmal 3-21)
2nd Innings: 73 (Philander 22, Dilruwan 6-32, Herath 3-38) by 278 runs
The last wicket falls and it’s all over. South Africa are all out for 73 runs, their lowest Test total since readmission.
Congratulations Sri Lanka on their emphatic 278-run win. #SLvSA pic.twitter.com/Ez22PiV4XS
— Cricket South Africa (@OfficialCSA) July 14, 2018