GALLE, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka beat South Africa by 278 runs on Day 3 of the first test on Saturday.

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Sri Lanka 287 in 78.4 overs (Dimuth Karunaratne 158 not out; Kagiso Rabada 4-50, Tabraiz Shamsi 3-91) and 190 in 57.4 overs (Dimuth Karunaratne 60; Keshav Maharaj 4-58, Kagiso Rabada 3-44) def. South Africa 126 in 54.3 overs (Faf Du Plessis 49; Dilruwan Perera 4-46, Suranga Lakmal 3-21) and 73 in 28.5 overs (Dilruwan Perera 6-32, Rangana Herath 3-38) by 278 runs.