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March 9, 2019
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SL vs SA Dream11 Prediction 3rd ODI Match Preview, Team News, Playing11

By Dheeraj Singh

Sri Lanka tour of South Africa 2019 | SL vs SA Dream11 3rd ODI Match Prediction

Sri Lanka vs South Africa Match Preview | Who Will Win Today Match

Durban, March 10, Sunday at 01:30 PM IST

Yet another thumping defeat and the visitors are at the verge of losing the ODI series after the stellar show in the test series. The underdogs faced 113 runs drubbing in the second ODI at Centurion and are standing in a must-win situation to stay alive in the series. The hosts South Africa are ahead by a 2-0 lead in the five-match OID series and would be hoping to seal the series when both the sides feature at Kingsmead, Durban on Sunday noon. The clash will begin at 01:30 PM IST.

In the second ODI at Centurion, Sri Lanka opted to bat first after winning the toss. Put into bat first, Proteas posted a competitive total of 251 in 45.1 overs with the help of crucial 94 runs knock from Quinton de Kock and a fifty from skipper Faf du Plessis. For the visitors, Thisara Perera was the pick of the bowlers, finishing at 3-36 while Lasith Malinga and Dhananjaya de Silva returned with two wickets each.

In reply, the visitors were bowled out for a paltry 138 in 32.2 overs, falling short by 113 runs. Oshado Fernando (31 of 45) was the top scorer for the side. For the Proteas, pacers L Ngidi and K Rabada shared 5 wickets together while I Tahir accounted for 2-39 in his 9 overs.

It will be interesting to watch if Sri Lanka manages a comeback and secure a win to save the series or continues the bad run. Till then, let’s have a look at playing11 and fantasy picks.

Pitch Report & Venue Stats:

Avg 1st inn score: 237

Avg 2nd inn score: 186

Highest Total: 372/6 (49.2 Ov) by RSA vs AUS

Lowest Total: 91/10 (29.1 Ov) by IND vs RSA

Highest Chased: 372/6 (49.2 Ov) by RSA vs AUS

Lowest Defended: 208/6 (50 Ov) by PAK vs RSA

SL vs SA Team News:

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SL vs SA Playing 11:

The probable SL vs SA playing 11 is listed below.

Sri Lanka-

Wicketkeeper: Niroshan Dickwella

Batsmen: Oshada Fernando, Avishka Fernando, Kusal Mendis, Kusal Perera

All-rounder: Dhananjaya de Silva, Thisara Perera

Bowlers: Akila Dananjaya, Kasun Rajitha, Lasith Malinga (c), V Fernando

South Africa-

Wicketkeeper: Quinton de Kock

Batsmen: Reeza Hendricks, Faf du Plessis (c), R van der Dussen, David Miller

All-rounder: Wiaan Mulder, Andile Phehlukwayo

Bowlers: Kagiso Rabada, I Tahir, Anrich Nortje, Lungi Ngidi

Squads:

Sri Lanka-

Lakshan Sandakan, Vishwa Fernando, Kamindu Mendis, Kusal Mendis, Thisara Perera, Kasun Rajitha, Oshada Fernando, Dhananjaya de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella (vice-captain, wkt), Akila Dananjaya, Avishka Fernando, Lasith Malinga (capt), Angelo Perera, Kusal Perera, Priyamal Perera,  Upul Tharanga, Isuru Udana

South Africa-

David Miller, Faf du Plessis (capt), Kagiso Rabada, Reeza Hendricks, Quinton de Kock (wkt), Andile Phehlukwayo, Imran Tahir, Wiaan Mulder, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Dwaine Pretorius, Tabraiz Shamsi, Dale Steyn, Rassie van der Dussen

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SL vs SA Dream11 Team:

Quinton De Kock and Faf du Plessis are a must have batters. With 175 runs De Kock is the leading run scorer in the side while with 169 runs Faf du Plessis is the second top scorer in the series.

Pacers L Ngidi and K Rabada have accounted for 9 wickets in total so far and will be the key in Proteas bowling attack. Also, Imran Tahir has bagged 5 wickets so far.

Thisara Perera, L Malinga and Dhananjaya de Silva are the key bowlers from the visitor’s side

Toss Update:

Sri Lanka win the toss and will bowl first

Isuru Udana and allrounder Kamindu Mendis come into playing11

Dhananjay De Silva and V Fernando are out

Sri Kanka 11: Niroshan Dickwella (wk), 2 Avishka Fernando, 3 Oshada Fernando, 4 Kusal Perera, 5 Kusal Mendis, 6 Kamindu Mendis, 7 Thisara Perera, 8 Akila Dananjaya, 9 Lasith Malinga (capt), 10 Isuru Udana, 11 Kasun Rajitha

South Africa –

Dwaine Pretorius comes in for Wiaan Mulder

T Shamshi comes in for A Nortje

Quinton de Kock (wk), 2 Reeza Hendricks, 3 Rassie van der Dussen, 4 Faf du Plessis (capt), 5 David Miller, 6 Dwaine Pretorius, 7 Andile Phehlukwayo, 8 Kagiso Rabada, 9 Imran Tahir, 10 Lungi Ngidi, 11 Tabraiz Shamsi

You can choose this SL vs SA Dream11 team or make your own.

Note: This SL vs SA Dream11 Prediction is based on news sourced from various sources. We suggest you pick your playing 11 from the squad listed above basis SL vs SA team news. Kindly revisit before the deadline to get the final update of the SL vs SA Dream11 Prediction. Also, hit the bell icon on the bottom right side of your screen to get all the latest Dream11 Prediction updates.

Dheeraj Singh

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