SL vs SA
Sri Lanka will meet South Africa for the upcoming header of the ICC World Cup 2019 on 28 June 2019. Sri Lanka currently sit on the seventh position and they need a win to keep their journey going in the tournament.
South Africa, on the other hand, are out of contention of making it to the playoffs. However, they would aim to finish their league stage on a positive note.
Venue and Timings
When: June 28, 03:00 pm
Where: Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
After scripting a turnaround against England, Sri Lanka aim to go past South Africa
Sri Lanka scripted a solid comeback in their last match against England to keep their hopes alive in the tournament. South Africa, on the other hand, are languishing at the ninth spot, they would hope for a turnaround too, in the later half of the tournament.
For Sri Lanka, Lasith Malinga breathed magic to their set-up in the last match and has taken seven wickets in two winning games for his team. He would hope to carry his momentum forward going into the next match as well.
Venue and Timings
When: June 27, 03:00 pm
Where: Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester
South Africa: LWWWL
Sri Lanka: LWLLLW
Betfair: South Africa 1/2, Sri Lanka 13/8
Skybet: South Africa 1/2, Sri Lanka 13/8
Ladbrokes: South Africa 1/2, Sri Lanka 13/8
Dimuth Karunaratne (c), Kusal Mendis (wk), Kusal Perera (wk), Thisara Perera, Nuwan Pradeep, Dhananjaya de Silva, Avishka Fernando, Suranga Lakmal, Lasith Malinga, Angelo Mathews, Jeevan Mendis, Milinda Siriwardana, Lahiru Thirimanne, Isuru Udana, Jeffrey Vandersay
South Africa: Faf du Plessis (c), Chris Morris, Andile Phehlukwayo, JP Duminy, Dwaine Pretorius, Beuran Hendricks, Aiden Markram, Quinton de Kock (wk), Hashim Amla, Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, Imran Tahir, Tabraiz Shamsi