January 17, 2001
| Captain's Corner|
Lankans salvage an important victory to deny South Africa the world record!
In a match influenced by Mssr. Duckworth & Lewis, Sri Lanka managed to beat the host in the most nail biting match of the series.
Telemachus gained 9.56%, to move his value by $86, while Man of the Match Arnold, helped himself and his team with a classy $110 batting display. Veteran Aravinda de SIlva chipped in with $67, while Atapattu and Boucher managed to spike their total by $80 & $87.
Alan Donald, had a rough day, losing -$9 for the day.
Mahela had a rather quiet day earning only $25 along with Kallis, who earned $28. Though Kallis failed to make a big impression today, he won the man of the series for having gained 51.91% to finish the tournament with brilliant $1,671.
January 14, 2001
Solid all round performance by the South Africans help them to another easy win over the struggling Lankans.