Most runs from fours and sixes in an innings
Player Runs Mins Balls 4s 6s 4+6 Opposition Match Date Scorecard
TT Samaraweera 115* 325 215 14 0 56 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
PA de Silva 77 117 98 13 0 52 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
TM Dilshan 78 126 79 12 0 48 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
GP Wickramasinghe 51 62 45 8 1 38 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
MS Atapattu 71 243 200 9 0 36 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
WPUJC Vaas 38 34 26 6 2 36 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
RS Kaluwitharana 45 72 61 8 0 32 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
DPMD Jayawardene 45 89 65 8 0 32 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
AD Mathews 49 116 82 8 0 32 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
MS Atapattu 60 194 129 7 0 28 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
AD Mathews 63 200 124 7 0 28 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
WPUJC Vaas 30 84 60 6 0 24 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
PA de Silva 37 82 62 6 0 24 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
A Ranatunga 43 120 93 6 0 24 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
KC Sangakkara 35 110 75 6 0 24 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
KC Sangakkara 32 102 76 5 0 20 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
WU Tharanga 26* 53 40 5 0 20 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
DA Gunawardene 24 69 54 4 0 16 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
HDRL Thirimanne 23 62 52 4 0 16 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
LD Chandimal 35 60 45 4 0 16 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
KC Sangakkara 34 125 89 4 0 16 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
NLTC Perera 30 52 45 4 0 16 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
HMRKB Herath 35* 70 45 4 0 16 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
UWMBCA Welegedara 14 6 6 2 1 14 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
DM de Silva 22 74 42 2 1 14 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
ST Jayasuriya 17 19 15 3 0 12 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
A Ranatunga 20 27 26 3 0 12 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
M Muralitharan 15* 37 22 3 0 12 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
MS Atapattu 13 59 39 3 0 12 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
RP Arnold 26 74 42 3 0 12 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
TM Dilshan 17 31 32 3 0 12 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
DPMD Jayawardene 30 130 81 3 0 12 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
KTGD Prasad 16 21 22 3 0 12 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
FDM Karunaratne 24 116 76 3 0 12 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
LD Chandimal 30 87 55 3 0 12 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
WU Tharanga 12 13 7 3 0 12 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
BKG Mendis 11 37 30 1 1 10 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
RS Mahanama 9 21 20 2 0 8 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
HP Tillakaratne 22 99 73 2 0 8 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
RS Kaluwitharana 13 54 41 2 0 8 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
HP Tillakaratne 13 74 56 2 0 8 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
M Muralitharan 10 33 14 2 0 8 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
KR Pushpakumara 9* 21 15 2 0 8 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
KC Sangakkara 11 23 18 2 0 8 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
DA Gunawardene 13 22 17 2 0 8 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
HDRL Thirimanne 30 123 100 2 0 8 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
DM de Silva 16 39 22 2 0 8 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
JK Silva 29 111 70 2 0 8 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
RAS Lakmal 10 17 14 2 0 8 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
CBRLS Kumara 9 30 16 2 0 8 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years | 10 years
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town, 2nd Test, Jan 2-5, 2017 [Test # 2244]
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town, 3rd Test, Jan 3-6, 2012 [Test # 2028]
South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town, 2nd Test, Jan 2-4, 2001 [Test # 1528]