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South Africa tour of Sri Lanka 2018


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2018 South Africa tour of Sri Lanka Facts

Sri Lanka                            Sri Lanka South Africa                South Africa
Dates 7 July–14 August 2018
Captains Dinesh Chandimal Faf du Plessis

Schedule

  • Tour match, Sri Lanka Board XI v South Africans at Colombo, Jul 7-8 2018
  • 1st Test, Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 12-16 2018, 10:00 am IST
  • 2nd Test, Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo, Jul 20-24 2018,10:00 am IST
  • Tour match,TBA v South Africa at Jul 26 2018, 09:30 am IST
  • 1st ODI, Sri Lanka v South Africa at Dambulla, Jul 29 2018, 29/7 – 09:45 am IST
  • 2nd ODI, (D/N) Sri Lanka v South Africa at Dambulla, Aug 1 2018, 02:30 pm IST
  • 3rd ODI, Sri Lanka v South Africa at Kandy, Aug 5 2018, 09:45 am IST
  • 4th ODI, (D/N) Sri Lanka v South Africa at Kandy, Aug 8 2018, 02:30 pm IST
  • 5th ODI, (D/N) Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo, Aug 12 2018, 02:30 pm IST
  • Only T20I, (N) Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo, Aug 14 2018, 14/8 – 07:00 pm IST

Results

  • Tour match, Sri Lanka Board XI v South Africans at Colombo, Jul 7-8 2018
  • Sri Lanka Board XI 287 ; South Africans 338 (73.5 ov, target 288)
    RESULT: Match drawn
  • 1st Test, Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 12-16 2018, 10:00 am IST
  • Sri Lanka 287 & 190 ; South Africa 126 & 73 (28.5 ov, target 352)
    RESULT: Sri Lanka won by 278 runs
  • 2nd Test, Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo, Jul 20-24 2018,10:00 am IST
  • Sri Lanka 338 & 275/5d ; South Africa 124 & 290 (86.5 ov, target 490)
    RESULT: Sri Lanka won by 199 runs
  • Tour match,Sri Lanka Board XI v South Africa at Jul 26 2018, 09:30 am IST
  • South Africa 293 ; Sri Lanka Board XI 230 (44.1/50 ov, target 294)
    RESULT: South Africa won by 63 runs
  • 1st ODI, Sri Lanka v South Africa at Dambulla, Jul 29 2018, 29/7 – 09:45 am IST
  • Sri Lanka 193; South Africa 196/5 (31/50 ov, target 194)
    South Africa won by 5 wickets (with 114 balls remaining)
  • 2nd ODI, (D/N) Sri Lanka v South Africa at Dambulla, Aug 1 2018, 02:30 pm IST
  • Sri Lanka 244/8 ; South Africa 246/6 (42.5/50 ov, target 245)
    South Africa won by 4 wickets (with 43 balls remaining)
  • 3rd ODI, Sri Lanka v South Africa at Kandy, Aug 5 2018, 09:45 am IST
  • South Africa 363/7 ; Sri Lanka 285 (45.2/50 ov, target 364)
    South Africa won by 78 runs
  • 4th ODI, (D/N) Sri Lanka v South Africa at Kandy, Aug 8 2018, 02:30 pm IST
    Sri Lanka 306/7 ; South Africa 187/9 (21 ov, target 191)
    Sri Lanka won by 3 runs (D/L method)
  • 5th ODI, (D/N) Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo, Aug 12 2018, 02:30 pm IST
  • Only T20I, (N) Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo, Aug 14 2018, 14/8 – 07:00 pm IST

Squads

Test Squad

Sri Lanka

  • Dinesh Chandimal (c)
  • Suranga Lakmal (vc)
  • Akila Dananjaya
  • Dhananjaya de Silva
  • Niroshan Dickwella
  • Danushka Gunathilaka
  • Rangana Herath
  • Dimuth Karunaratne
  • Lahiru Kumara
  • Angelo Mathews
  • Kusal Mendis
  • Dilruwan Perera
  • Kusal Perera
  • Kasun Rajitha
  • Lakshan Sandakan
  • Roshen Silva

South Africa

  • Faf du Plessis (c)
  • Hashim Amla
  • Temba Bavuma
  • Quinton de Kock
  • Theunis de Bruyn
  • Dean Elgar
  • Heinrich Klaasen
  • Keshav Maharaj
  • Aiden Markram
  • Lungisani Ngidi
  • Vernon Philander
  • Kagiso Rabada
  • Tabraiz Shamsi
  • Dale Steyn
  • Shaun von Berg

ODI Squad

Sri Lanka

  • Angelo Mathews (c)
  • Akila Dananjaya
  • Dhananjaya de Silva
  • Niroshan Dickwella
  • Prabath Jayasuriya
  • Shehan Jayasuriya
  • Lahiru Kumara
  • Suranga Lakmal
  • Kusal Mendis
  • Kusal Perera
  • Thisara Perera
  • Kasun Rajitha
  • Lakshan Sandakan
  • Dasun Shanaka
  • Upul Tharanga

South Africa

  • Faf du Plessis (c)
  • Hashim Amla
  • Junior Dala
  • Quinton de Kock
  • JP Duminy
  • Reeza Hendricks
  • Heinrich Klaasen
  • Keshav Maharaj
  • Aiden Markram
  • David Miller
  • Wiaan Mulder
  • Lungi Ngidi
  • Andile Phehlukwayo
  • Kagiso Rabada
  • Tabraiz Shamsi

T20Is Squad

Updated soon…

Grounds

Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu Stadium

Location Borella, Colombo
Establishment 1945
Capacity 15,000

Galle International Stadium

Location Galle, Sri Lanka
Establishment 1876
Capacity 35,000

Sinhalese Sports Club Ground

Location Cinnamon Gardens, Colombo
Establishment 1952
Capacity 10,000

Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium

Location Dambulla, Central Province
Establishment 2000
Capacity 16800 (approx)

Pallekele International Cricket Stadium

Location Pallekele, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Establishment 27 November 2009
Capacity 35,000

R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium

Location Maligawatta, Colombo
Establishment 1986
Capacity 35,000