If Janneman Malan succeeds, Sri Lanka will chase a lot of leather in the third ODI.
South Africa stormed in the second ODI, hitting the Sri Lankan side with 67 runs and leveling the three-game ODI series 1-1. South Africa’s second ODI victory was triggered by Janneman Malan Tabraiz Shamsi..
While Maran recorded a brilliant century and allowed his team to post a total of 283/6 on the board, Shamshi scalped a long distance of 5 wickets, spinning the web around his opponent.
So the series is even Stevens and has everything to play at the R. Premadasa Stadium Decider 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 helps the batter if they spend time along the way. The important thing is to “see off” the first few overs. Spinners can also be purchased on this track.
Average score: 262 (40 ODIs played in Colombo since January 2010)
Tracking team record: Win – 20, Loss – 18, N / R – 2
Play SL vs SA combination
Avishka Fernando, Minod Bhanuka (wk), Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Dasun Shanaka (C), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamica Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Akila Dananjaya, Praveen Jayawickrama
bench: Ramesh Mendis, Lahil Madushanka, Purina Talanga, Mahish Sikshana, Lahil Kumara, Vinula Fernando, Kusar Perera, Patum Nissanka, Nuwan Pradeep
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
bench: Beuran Hendricks, Lizaad Williams, Luthho Sipamla, Kyle Verreynne, Anrich Nortje
SL vs SA direct showdown
Play – 79 | Sri Lanka – 32 | South Africa – 45 | N / R – 1 | Connected – 1
Rebirth – 26 | Sri Lanka – 17 | South Africa – 8 | N / R – 0 |
Probably the best batter in the match
Janneman Maran – South Africa
Janneman Maran was at the peak of his power in his second ODI against Sri Lanka. He won the classy 135 ball 121 and helped beat his opponent in 67 runs. If Malang succeeds, Sri Lanka will chase a lot of leather in the third ODI.
Probably the best bowler of the match
Tabraiz Shamsi – South Africa
Tabraiz Shamsi dug into a bag of his tricks to cunning the Sri Lankan willow wielder at the second ODI. The spinner on the left arm picked up 5 wickets over 7.4, helping South Africa beat the host at 197.
Today’s match prediction: South Africa wins the match