The first ODI match between Sri Lanka and South Africa will take place at the R.Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on 2 September. The visiting South African team will play 3 ODIs and 3 T20Is against Sri Lanka on this tour. Sri Lanka last defeated India in the three-match T20I series but ended up losing the ODI series. On the other hand, South Africa levelled an away ODI series against Ireland. Both the teams have some quality players in their teams. It will be an exciting contest between two very good teams.
Fixture Name: 1st ODI, Sri Lanka vs South Africa
Date: 2 September
Time: 2:30 PM IST
Ground: R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
TOSS UPDATE: Sri Lanka have won the toss and opted to bat first.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Heinrich Klaasen
BATSMEN: Dasun Shanaka, Rassie van der Dussen, Janneman Malan, Temba Bavuma
ALL-ROUNDERS: Dhananjaya de Silva, Wanindu Hasaranga
BOWLERS: Dushmantha Chameera, Akila Dananjaya, Tabraiz Shamsi, Anrich Nortje
SL Confirmed 11
Avishka Fernando, Minod Bhanuka(w), Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Dasun Shanaka(c), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Akila Dananjaya, Praveen Jayawickrama.
Avishka Fernando, Wanindu Hasaranga, Dasun Shanaka
SA Confirmed 11
Aiden Markram, Janneman Malan, Temba Bavuma(c), Rassie van der Dussen, Kyle Verreynne, Heinrich Klaasen(w), Andile Phehlukwayo, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Tabraiz Shamsi
Janneman Malan, Rassie van der Dussen, Kagiso Rabada
The match will be broadcasted on the Sony Sports Network and can be streamed live on Sony LIV app.
The match will be broadcasted live on the Sony Sports Network.
Sri Lanka Squad
Dasun Shanaka (c), Dhananjaya De Silva, Kusal Perera, Dinesh Chandimal, Avishka Fernando, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Pathum Nissanka, Charith Asalanka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Kamindu Mendis, Minod Bhanuka, Ramesh Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Nuwan Pradeep, Binura Fernando, Dushmantha Chameera, Akhila Dananjaya, Praveen Jayawickrama, Lahiru Kumara, Lahiru Madushanka, Pulina Tharanga, Maheesh Theekshana.
South Africa Squad
Temba Bavuma (c), Rassie van der Dussen, Kyle Verreynne, George Linde, Janneman Malan, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Andile Phehlukwayo, Aiden Markram, Wiaan Mulder, Tabraiz Shamsi, Lizaad Williams, Beuran Hendricks, Reeza Hendricks, Anrich Nortje, Dwaine Pretorius, Heinrich Klaasen.