Sri Lanka vs South Africa 3rd ODI. The catalysts of South Africa’s victory within the second ODI were Janneman Malan and Tabraiz Shamsi. While Malan scored a sparkling century to permit his side to post a complete of 283/6 on the board, Shamsi spun his web around the opposition, scalping a five-wicket haul.
So, the series is even stevens, and there’s everything to play for within the decider at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Who will land the knockout punch?
Match – Sri Lanka vs South Africa – 3rd ODI
Venue – R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Time – 02:30 PM IST, 09:00 AM GMT
Where to watch live – Sony Sports Network, Sony LIV
The pitch will aid the batsmen if they spend a while calling at the center. The key is going to be to ‘see off’ the initial few overs. Spinners also will get purchase on this track also.
Record of Chasing teams: Won – 20, Lost – 18, N/R – 2
Temperatures in Colombo on Tuesday are expected to be within the mid-20s. it’ll range between 26 and 29 degrees Celsius. There are high chances of rain within the morning. Conditions will stay cloudy throughout the day.
Avishka Fernando, Minod Bhanuka (wk), Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Dasun Shanaka (C), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Akila Dananjaya, Praveen Jayawickrama
Janneman Malan, Aiden Markram, Reeza Hendricks, Rassie van der Dussen, Heinrich Klaasen (wk), Andile Phehlukwayo, Wiann Mulder, George Linde, Kagiso Rabada, Keshav Maharaj (C), Tabraiz Shamsi
Played – 79 | Sri Lanka – 32 |South Africa – 45 | N/R – 1| Tied – 1
In Sri Lanka
Played – 26 | Sri Lanka – 17 |South Africa – 8 | N/R – 0 | Tied- 1
Janneman Malan – South Africa
Janneman Malan was at the height of his powers within the second ODI against Sri Lanka. He scored an aesthetic 135-ball 121 and helped his side to thrash their opposition by 67 runs. If Malan gets going, then Sri Lanka is going to be chasing tons of leather within the 3rd ODI.
Tabraiz Shamsi – South Africa
Tabraiz Shamsi delved into his bag of tricks to fox the Sri Lankan willow wielders within the second ODI.