High scores
Player Runs Mins Balls 4s 6s Opposition Match Date Scorecard
TT Samaraweera 115* 325 215 14 0 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
TM Dilshan 78 126 79 12 0 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
PA de Silva 77 117 98 13 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
MS Atapattu 71 243 200 9 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
AD Mathews 63 200 124 7 0 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
MS Atapattu 60 194 129 7 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
GP Wickramasinghe 51 62 45 8 1 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
AD Mathews 49 116 82 8 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
RS Kaluwitharana 45 72 61 8 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
DPMD Jayawardene 45 89 65 8 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
A Ranatunga 43 120 93 6 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
WPUJC Vaas 38 34 26 6 2 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
PA de Silva 37 82 62 6 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
HMRKB Herath 35* 70 45 4 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
KC Sangakkara 35 110 75 6 0 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
LD Chandimal 35 60 45 4 0 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
KC Sangakkara 34 125 89 4 0 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
KC Sangakkara 32 102 76 5 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
WPUJC Vaas 30 84 60 6 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
DPMD Jayawardene 30 130 81 3 0 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
HDRL Thirimanne 30 123 100 2 0 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
NLTC Perera 30 52 45 4 0 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
LD Chandimal 30 87 55 3 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
JK Silva 29 111 70 2 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
WU Tharanga 26* 53 40 5 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
RP Arnold 26 74 42 3 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
DA Gunawardene 24 69 54 4 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
FDM Karunaratne 24 116 76 3 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
HDRL Thirimanne 23 62 52 4 0 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
HP Tillakaratne 22 99 73 2 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
DM de Silva 22 74 42 2 1 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
A Ranatunga 20 27 26 3 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
ST Jayasuriya 17 19 15 3 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
TM Dilshan 17 31 32 3 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
KTGD Prasad 16 21 22 3 0 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
DM de Silva 16 39 22 2 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
M Muralitharan 15* 37 22 3 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
UWMBCA Welegedara 14 6 6 2 1 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
RS Kaluwitharana 13 54 41 2 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
HP Tillakaratne 13 74 56 2 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
MS Atapattu 13 59 39 3 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
DA Gunawardene 13 22 17 2 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
DPMD Jayawardene 12 37 21 0 1 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
WU Tharanga 12 13 7 3 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
GP Wickramasinghe 11 28 19 0 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
RS Mahanama 11 39 29 1 0 v South Africa 19 Mar 1998 Test # 1410
KC Sangakkara 11 23 18 2 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2001 Test # 1528
TT Samaraweera 11 68 61 0 0 v South Africa 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2028
JK Silva 11 73 39 1 0 v South Africa 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
BKG Mendis 11 37 30 1 1 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]