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SL vs SA Dream11 Prediction 4th ODI Match Preview, Team News, Playing11

By Dheeraj Singh

Sri Lanka tour of South Africa 2019 | SL vs SA Dream11 4th ODI Match Prediction

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

Port Elizabeth, March 13, Wednesday at 04:30 PM IST

On the back of 71 runs win in the third ODI, South Africa took a 3-0 unassailable lead in the ODI series with two more games to go. The fourth ODI will be played at St George’s Park, Port Elizabeth on Wednesday evening with the final and fifth ODI scheduled for Saturday evening at Cape Town. The clash will begin at 04:30 PM IST.

The hosts, who have already sealed the series, are now focusing to fine tune for the bigger challenge – CWC 2019 and have named a couple of changes in their squad. The Proteas have recalled Hashim Amla, Aiden Markram and JP Duminy for the last two ODIs and have omitted Reeza Hendricks and Wian Mulder after an average outing in the series so far. Aiden Markram, who was phenomenal in Momentum One Day Cup with the scores of 139, 169 and 85, comes into the side along with Hashim Amla and JP Duminy. Duminy, who was out of international cricket due to injury has scored a couple of the fifties for Cape Cobras and would be hoping to be a part of World Cup squad.

On the other side, Sri Lanka faced a major blow when Kusal Perera who was instrumental in the 1 wicket win in Durban test got ruled out of the remainder of the series. Perera pulled off his left hamstring while fielding in the third ODI on Sunday and didn’t come to bat afterwards. His availability in the T20I series is still under clouds as Sri Lanka hasn’t named a replacement yet.

While the series has already been won by the hosts, the last two ODIs are not more than a dead rubber giving both the sides an opportunity to test their bench strength. The 5-match ODI series will be followed by the T20I series that will begin on March 19, Tuesday. The 3 T20Is will be played in Cape Town, Centurion, and Johannesburg on March 19, 22 and 24 respectively.

Form Guide:

South Africa- W, W, W

Sri Lanka- L, L, L

Pitch Report & Venue Stats:

Avg 1st inn score: 234

Avg 2nd inn score: 200

Highest Total: 335/6 (50 Ov) by PAK vs RSA

Lowest Total: 112/10 (30.1 Ov) by NZ vs AUS

Highest Chased: 330/7 (49.1 Ov) by AUS vs RSA

Lowest Defended: 179/7 (50 Ov) by RSA vs WI

SL vs SA Team News:

  • Proteas have released a 15-man squad with three inclusions for the last two ODIs
  • Aiden Markram, JP Duminy and Hashim Amla are new entries to the squad
  • Reeza Hendricks and Wiaan Mulder have been omitted after failing to impress
  • For the visitors, Kusal Perera has been ruled out of the remainder of the series following a hamstring injury
  • Hashim Amla is unavailable for the last two ODIs due to family issues
  • Reeza Hendricks has been recalled

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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: Upul Tharanga, Oshada Fernando, Piramal Perera, Kusal Mendis, Avishka Fernando,

All-rounder: Dhananjaya de Silva, Thisara Perera

Bowlers: Kasun Rajitha, Lasith Malinga (c), I Udana

South Africa-

Wicketkeeper: Quinton de Kock

Batsmen: Faf du Plessis (c), Aiden Markram, R Hendricks, David Miller

All-rounder: Andile Phehlukwayo, JP Duminy

Bowlers: D Steyn, T Shamsi, L Ngidi, Anrich Nortje


Sri Lanka-

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

South Africa-

Dale Steyn, Imran Tahir, Faf du Plessis, Andile Phehlukwayo, Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock, JP Duminy, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Dwaine Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi, Rassie van der Dussen

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SL vs SA Dream11 Team:

Quinton de Kock and Faf du Plessis are in prime form. The duo is the leading run-getter in the series with 296 and 205 runs respectively in 3 innings.

For visitors, Kusal Mendis and O Fernando are the leading run-scorer.

In bowling, Imran Tahir has the most scalps- 7 while L Ngidi has accounted for 6 dismissals so far

Thisara Perera and L Malinga share 3 wickets each

H Amla, Wian Mulder and Kusal Perera are unavailable

Reeza Henricks, Aiden Markram and JP Duminy are in contention

Toss time updates:

South Africa:

IN: Reeza Hendricks, JP Duminy, Aiden Markram, Dale Steyn, Anrich Nortje

OUT: Kagiso Rabada, Imran Tahir, Dwaine Pretorius, Rassie van der Dussen

Sri Lanka:

IN: Piramal Perera, Dhananjaya de Silva

OUT: Kusal Perera, Akila Dananjaya

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Dheeraj Singh

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