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Sri Lanka Vs South Africa Live Score (WARM-UP ODI)

Date: Friday, 24 May, 2019 15:00 IST Venue: Sophia Gardens, Cardiff Match Status: Match Ended

South Africa beat Sri Lanka by 87 runs

South Africa 338/7 (50.0 ov) R/R 6.76

Sri Lanka 251/10 (42.3 ov) R/R 5.93

Match Ended

  • Thisara Perera 4,
  • Suranga Lakmal 1
Batsman Status R B 4s 6s
Thisara Perera not out 8 11 0 0
Bowling 0 M R W
Lungi Ngidi 6 2 12 2
Kagiso Rabada 7 0 40 1

Current Partnership

6 ( 1.0 ) R/R:6

Thisara Perera 4(4)

Suranga Lakmal 1(2)

Last Wicket 251/10 (42.3 over)

Suranga Lakmal 1 (2) S.R (50.00)

lbw b Imran Tahir

  • That's all from this match. South Africa got an easy win over Sri Lanka while Afghanistan upset Pakistan in the other warm-up game. On Saturday, teams like Australia, England, India and New Zealand will be in action. Do join us at 1030 local (0930 GMT). Cheers!
  • South Africa captain, Faf du Plessis says he is happy with the overall result as the bowlers and the batters got their chances. On Andile Phehlukwayo, Faf mentions that he is a wicket-taker. Says it was just about spending time out in the middle as it is different from the 20-over format. Informs that Quinton de Kock was just being rested.
  • Sri Lanka skipper, Dimuth Karunaratne says that it was a flat wicket and reckons that they got off to a good start but could not capitalize. Feels it was not easy against the bowling attack of South Africa. On his personal form, he says he just does basic things and not the fancy things. Adds that it is not easy to bat early on in the innings. Ends by informing us that the injuries to Udana and Avishka aren't serious and they will be back for the next warm up game.
  • Andile Phehlukwayo says that it was a good performance and a good outing for them as they got what they wanted. Tells that he just likes to do whatever the team wants him to do. On his preference, Phehlukwayo mentions that he would like to bowl early on. States that it was a good learning experience as they learnt a lot about their bowling and batting. Adds that he is looking to take the confidence heading into the tournament.
  • South Africa put up a decent bowling show. Lungi Ngidi provided the initial breakthroughs while Kagiso Rabada bagged the prized scalp of Dimuth Karunaratne. The best bowler on show though was Andile Phehlukwayo who took a 4-wicket haul. Their main spinners were not too impressive as both Imran Tahir and Tabraiz Shamsi struggled. Another thing worth mentioning was the fielding of the African side. Overall a good outing for them.
  • Easy victory for South Africa! They never really got pushed in the field and have registered a comprehensive victory. Chasing a 300-plus target, Sri Lanka needed Kusal Perera to fire up front but he bagged a 2-ball duck. Dimuth Karunaratne did well to hold one end up and also constructed a couple of 50-plus partnerships with Kusal Mendis and Angelo Mathews. Although, they never looked like going after the target. A good batting practice for their skipper and Mathews but apart from them, there wasn't much fight shown.
  • 42.3 OUT! That looked out and it is out. A great googly by Tahir to fool the batsman. He lands it around off and Lakmal is caught on the back foot trying to deal with it. Fails to put bat on ball and is rapped on the pads. They appeal and the umpire raises his finger quickly. Lakmal takes the DRS but to no use. It shows that the ball is clipping the top of middle stump. That's it then. SOUTH AFRICA WIN BY 87 RUNS!
  • Suranga Lakmal is given out lbw! Looks plumb but he wants to use the DRS. Hmm...
  • 42.2 Knocks a full ball down through mid on for a run.
  • 42.2 Wide! A googly wide outside off, it's left alone by the batsman.
  • 42.1 Too full in length and wide outside off, Thisara drives but finds the extra cover fielder at the edge of the circle.
  • Imran Tahir is back on.
  • 41.6 Short and down the leg side, Perera fails to middle his help-pull shot but still manages to get it away from the keeper. A single taken. 249/9
  • 41.5 Short in length on off, Perera pulls it powerfully over mid-wicket. The fielder in the deep makes a sliding stop and they cross for a couple of times.
  • 41.4 That's not a shot from a number 11. A lovely cover drive by Lakmal, he pierces it past the cover fielder and gets off the mark with a single.

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World Cup 2019 Points Table

Team p w l nr pts
Australia 5 4 1 0 8
New Zealand 4 3 0 1 7
England 4 3 1 0 6
India 3 2 0 1 5
Sri Lanka 5 1 2 2 4
West Indies 4 1 2 1 3
South Africa 5 1 3 1 3
Bangladesh 4 1 2 1 3
Pakistan 4 1 2 1 3
Afghanistan 4 0 4 0 0

Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 3631 113
2 New Zealand 2547 111
3 South Africa 2917 108
4 England 3663 105
5 Australia 2640 98
6 Sri Lanka 3462 94
Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 5720 124
2 India 5990 122
3 New Zealand 4121 114
4 South Africa 4647 111
5 Australia 4805 109
6 Pakistan 4107 93
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 7365 283
2 England 4253 266
3 South Africa 4196 262
4 Australia 5471 261
5 India 7273 260
6 New Zealand 4056 254