Pretoria, July 06, Saturday at 01:00 PM IST
South Africa Emerging Players and Sri Lanka Emerging Teams will face each other again on Saturday when both the teams will lock horns in the sixth fixture of Sri Lanka Emerging Team tour of South Africa, 2019.
When both the teams met first in the opening fixture, Sri Lanka emerging secured 4 wickets with 70 balls to spare. Put into bat first, South Africa Emerging Players posted 185 runs on the board. In reply, Sri Lanka chased down the target at the loss of six wickets in 38.2 overs. S Ashan (60) and A Bandara (76) were instrumental in the run chase.
Both the teams will now meet tomorrow at Pretoria. The clash will begin at 01:00 PM IST.
The probable USSA vs SL-ET playing 11 is listed below.
Janneman Malan, Jason Smith, N Burger, Lutho Sipamla, Matthew Breetzke, R v Tonder, Ethan Bosch, D Galiem, B Fortuin, Tony de Zorzi, K Simmonds
Asitha Fernando, Sadun Weerakkody, Ashen Bandara, Shammu Ashan, Sangeeth Cooray, Charith Asalanka (c), Chamika Karunaratne, Lahiru Madhusanka, Minod Bhanuka, Amila Aponso, Kamindu Mendis
Bjorn Fortuin, Tshepang Dithole, Eathan Bosch, Tony de Zorzi, Dayyaan Galiem, Kyle Simmonds, Janneman Malan, Raynard van Tonder, Matthew Breetzke, Wandile Makwetu, Sinethemba Qeshile, Sibonelo Makhanya, Tladi Bokako, Nandre Burger, Lutho Sipamla, Jason Smith, Thando Ntini
Sandun Weerakkody, Charith Asalanka (c), Amila Aponsu, Chamika Karunaratne, Minod Bhanuka, Dilshan Madushanka, Ramesh Mendis, Sangeeth Cooray, Shammu Ashan, Ashen Bandara, Kalana Perera, Kamindu Mendis, Pathum Nissanka, Asitha Fernando, Lahiru Madushanka
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JN Malan is the top run-scorer for SA-EP. In 2 innings, he has amassed 193 runs at an average of 96.50
R v Tonder is another key scorer. He has scored 176 runs in 3 innings at an average of 88.00
T Ntini of SA-EP has picked the most wickets in the series. In 2 innings he has bagged 7 wickets
A Bandara is the leading run scorer for Sri Lanka. In 2 innings, he has smashed 100 runs
With 82 runs in 2 innings, S Ashan is the second leading run scorer for Sri Lanka
AM Fernando of SL-ET is second in the list of leading wicket-takers in the series so far. He has bagged 7 wickets in three innings