|SLA 203/9 (50)|
|SAF 125/10 (30)|
|Sri Lanka win by 78 runs|
|Sri Lanka v South Africa (One Day Internationals)|
|ODI (3rd ODI)|
|Venue: R. Premadasa Stadium, , Sri Lanka|
|Umpires: Handunnettige Dharmasena, Lyndon Hannibal, Raja Wimalasiri, Rambukkana Rambukwella, Ranjan Madugalle,|
c Linde b Linde
Dhananjaya de Silva
c Klaasen b Markram
c Klaasen b Shamsi
c Mulder b Maharaj
Pinnaduwage De Silva
c Hendricks b Maharaj
c Malan b Mulder
|* Morawakage Theekshana||10||26||0||0||38.46|
|* Praveen Jayawickrama||2||4||0||0||50|
|Total: 203/9 (50)|
|Run Rate: 4.05|
|Extras: 14 B: 0 LB: 2 NB: 4 WD: 8P: 0|
to Pathira ChameeraPieter Mulder
OUT! Caught. Wiaan Mulder to Dushmantha Chameera. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, well timed in the air under control to deep square leg, caught by Malan. Chameera timed it well but straight into the hands of Malan.
to Kariyawasam AsalankaTabraiz Shamsi
OUT! Caught. Tabraiz Shamsi to Charith Asalanka. Left-Arm Leg Spin length ball, off stump on the front foot pushing, outside edge, caught by Klaasen. Top class stuff from Shamsi. Asalanka departs for a well made 47.
to Chamika KarunaratneTabraiz Shamsi
OUT! L.B.W. Tabraiz Shamsi to Chamika Karunaratne. Left-Arm Leg Spin length ball, off stump moves in front working, hit pad. Yes, there are three reds, and Karunaratne has to depart.
to Pinnaduwage De SilvaKeshav Maharaj
OUT! Caught. Keshav Maharaj to Wanindu Hasaranga. Stock length ball, middle stump backing away driving, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to long off, caught by Hendricks. One more wicket for Maharaj. Six wickets down for Sri Lanka.
to Madagamagamage ShanakaKeshav Maharaj
OUT! Caught. Keshav Maharaj to Dasun Shanaka. Stock length ball, middle stump on the front foot slog sweeping, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to deep mid wicket, caught by Mulder. A miscued shot from Shanaka ends in a wicket.
to Dhananjaya de SilvaAiden Markram
OUT! Caught. Aiden Markram to Dhananjaya de Silva. Off break length ball, middle stump on the front foot defending, inside edge to short leg, caught by Klaasen. Excellent full stretch dive from Klaasen to dismiss well-settled Dhananjaya de Silva.
to Pasqual MendisGeorge Linde
OUT! Caught & Bowled. George Linde to Kamindu Mendis. Stock length ball, outside off stump on the back foot pushing, mis-timed to silly mid on. Another one for Linde. Good return catch by Linde to dismiss Kamindu Mendis.
to Lokuge ChandimalGeorge Linde
OUT! L.B.W. George Linde to Dinesh Chandimal. Stock length ball, to leg on the front foot sweeping, hit pad. Huge wicket. Now both the openers are back to the pavilion.
to Weerahandige FernandoKeshav Maharaj
OUT! L.B.W. Keshav Maharaj to Avishka Fernando. Arm length ball, off stump on the back foot working, hit pad. First breakthrough! Maharaj confidently Opts for DRS and gets the reward.
c de Silva b Theekshana
c de Silva b Jayawickrama
Hendrik van der Dussen
c Mendis b Chameera
b De Silva
c Chandimal b Asalanka
c Mendis b De Silva
c de Silva b Theekshana
c Chandimal b Theekshana
|* Tabraiz Shamsi||9||19||0||0||47.37|
|Total: 125/10 (30)|
|Run Rate: 4.16|
|Extras: 8 B: 0 LB: 1 NB: 1 WD: 6P: 0|
|Pinnaduwage De Silva||8||3||32||2||0||1||4|
|Dhananjaya de Silva||3||0||18||0||0||0||6|
Morawakage Theekshana to Keshav Maharaj
OUT! Caught. Maheesh Theekshana to Keshav Maharaj. Carrom length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, outside edge, caught by Chandimal. Debutant picks up the last wicket. A comfortable victory for Sri Lanka. They sealed this series with 2-1. South Africa struggled from the beginning. The South African batters failed to show composure in the middle, but the Sri Lankan bowlers brilliantly executed their plan. Dushmantha Chameera has been adjudged as the Player of the Match for his excellent performance. That's it for the day. Cheers.
Pinnaduwage De Silva to George Linde
OUT! Caught. Wanindu Hasaranga to George Linde. Googly length ball, off stump on the front foot slog sweeping, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to deep mid wicket, caught by Mendis. This time, Linde has to depart.
Morawakage Theekshana to Kagiso Rabada
OUT! Caught. Maheesh Theekshana to Kagiso Rabada. Off break length ball, outside off stump no foot movement defending, outside edge to first slip, caught by de Silva. Edged, and Dhananjaya de Silva takes it tremendously.
Kariyawasam Asalanka to Andile Phehlukwayo
OUT! Caught. Charith Asalanka to Andile Phehlukwayo. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the back foot driving, bottom edge, caught by Chandimal. Change in the bowling does the work for Sri Lanka.
Morawakage Theekshana to Heinrich Klaasen
OUT! L.B.W. Maheesh Theekshana to Heinrich Klaasen. Carrom length ball, off stump on the front foot working, hit pad. What a debut for this young Maheesh Theekshana. He picked up his second wicket so far.
Pinnaduwage De Silva to Pieter Mulder
OUT! Bowled. Wanindu Hasaranga to Wiaan Mulder. Googly length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, missed. Wanindu Hasaranga dismissed Mulder with a peach.
Morawakage Theekshana to Janneman Malan
OUT! Caught. Maheesh Theekshana to Janneman Malan. Off break half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, outside edge to first slip, caught by de Silva. Dream debut for Maheesh Theekshana. Wicket on his very first delivery. The players are walking back to the pavilion. Covers are on. It's raining but not much heavier. Stay tuned for the updates.
Pathira Chameera to Hendrik van der Dussen
OUT! Caught. Dushmantha Chameera to Rassie van der Dussen. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot flick, mis-timed to short mid wicket, caught by Mendis. Stunner from Kamindu Mendis.
Pathira Chameera to Reeza Hendricks
OUT! Bowled. Dushmantha Chameera to Reeza Hendricks. Seaming in length ball, outside off stump on the back foot defending, missed. Poor length judgement from Reeza Hendricks, which costs his wicket.
Praveen Jayawickrama to Aiden Markram
OUT! Caught. Praveen Jayawickrama to Aiden Markram. Stock length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, outside edge to first slip, caught by de Silva. An early strike for Sri Lanka. Good catch by Dhananjaya de Silva.