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| On Sep 13, 2021 8:43 PM IST

SL vs SA 3rd T20I: Possible Playing 11 of South Africa


SL vs SA, SA Playing 11: South Africa has clinched the 3 match T20I series 2-0 after a 9 wicket win over the hosts in the last T20I. With just one match to go in the series, they are expected to give some playing time to the players on the bench, as the fate of the series is already decided.

Team News

  • Expect South Africa to rest main players like Kagiso Rabada who had been playing continuously for the last couple of months.

SA Playing 11 (likely)



South Africa is likely to be unchanged in the batting department. In the bowling department, they may rest Kagiso Rabada, since the fate of the series is already decided. Sisanda Magala, may get a game if that’s the case. Other than that no big changes are expected in the eleven.

Quinton de Kock (wk)
Reeza Hendricks
Aiden Markram
R van der Dussen
Heinrich Klaasen
Dwaine Pretorius
Keshav Maharaj
Kagiso Rabada/ Sisanda Magala
Bjorn Fortuin
Anrich Nortje
Tabraiz Shamsi

South Africa Squad

Aiden Markram, Beuran Hendricks, Sisanda Magala, Dwaine Pretorius, Rassie van der Dussen, Bjorn Fortuin, Keshav Maharaj, David Miller, Quinton de Kock, Reeza Hendricks, Wiaan Mulder, Lungi Ngidi, Heinrich Klaasen, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi, George Linde, Anrich Nortje, Lizaad Williams.

Where to Watch SL vs SA Live 1st T20I

Sports Network will live stream the South Africa Tour of Sri Lanka in India. Fans can watch the SL vs SA LIVE Streaming on the Sony Liv app while Sony Ten 2 will live telecast the match on TV for the Indian audience.

4 Fantasy picks for Sri Lanka vs South Africa from SA

  1. Quinton de Kock

The dashing southpaw is in fine form in this series. He tops the batting charts with 94 runs from 2 matches.

In this T20I series

Matches Runs Average Strike Rate
2 94 94.00 117.50


2. Bjorn Fortuin

He has picked up 3 wickets from the last 2 matches that too at an economy below 5.

In this T20I series

Matches Wickets Economy Average
2 3 4.50 12


3. Tabraiz Shamsi

The number one ranked T20I bowler in continuing his good run. In just the 2 matches that he has played in this T20I series he has picked up 4 wickets, that too by bowling just 6 overs.

In this T20I series

Matches Wickets Economy Average
2 4 6.67 10.0


4. Aiden Markram

Aiden Markram is in fine touch. He recently landed an IPL contract with PBKS and will be keen to get the eye of coaches over there. He has been in terrific form this series and will be hoping to finish it off in the best way possible. Its also worth noting that he has also picked up 3 wickets.

In this T20I series

Matches Runs Average Strike Rate
2 69 69.00 132.89

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