Sri Lanka

Injury ends David Miller's series against Sri Lanka

South Africa batsman David Miller has been ruled out of the ongoing One-Day International series against Sri Lanka due to a finger injury.
2 February 2017

Miller, du Plessis centuries sets up massive win for South Africa

Faf du Plessis and David Miller scored fluent centuries as South Africa went on to post 307 for six in the 50 overs overs, following which a collective bowling performance saw them dismiss Sri Lanka for 186 in the chase in the second One-Day International in Durban.
1 February 2017

Top BBL performers rewarded with Australia spots for Sri Lanka T20I series

Australia have included four uncapped players in the 13-man squad that will feature in a three-match Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka later this month.
1 February 2017

Aaron Finch named Australian captain for T20I series against Sri Lanka

Victoria batsman Aaron Finch has been announced as the skipper of the Australia team for the upcoming Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka which begins next month.
31 January 2017

Parnell, Tahir wreck Sri Lanka in Port Elizabeth ODI

A collective batting performance from South Africa helped them secure a comfortable eight-wicket win while chasing after three-wicket hauls from Wayne Parnell and Imran Tahir dismissed Sri Lanka for 181 in the first One-Day International in Port Elizabeth.
28 January 2017

Lungi Ngidi ruled out of ODI series against Sri Lanka

South Africa pacer Lungi Ngidi has been ruled out of the five-match One-Day International series against Sri Lanka with a left abdominal muscle wall injury.
28 January 2017

Dickwella, Prasanna guide Sri Lanka to 2-1 series win

Niroshan Dickwella scored a fluent 68 while Seekuge Prasanna played a blistering knock at the end as Sri Lanka chased down 170 against South Africa in 19.5 with five wickets in hand in the third and final Twenty20 International in Cape Town to secure a 2-1 series victory.
25 January 2017

Imran Tahir reprimanded by ICC

South Africa leg-spinner Imran Tahir was reprimanded by International Cricket Council (ICC) for his celebration in recently concluded second Twenty20 International against Sri Lanka in Johannesburg.
25 January 2017

AB de Villiers returns to South Africa squad for Sri Lanka ODI series

South African team have received a major boost ahead of the One-Day International series against Sri Lanka with AB de Villiers making a return to the national team after six months.
24 January 2017

Mathews guides Sri Lanka to three-wicket win in a tense chase of 114

Angelo Mathews led from the front with an unbeaten fifty as Sri Lanka chased down 114 against South Africa in the final over with three wickets in hand in the second Twenty20 International in Johannesburg to level the series 1-1.
22 January 2017

South Africa secure 19-run win in rain-affected 10-over game

A collective all-round display from South Africa saw them register a 19-run win in a rain-affected first Twenty20 International against Sri Lanka in Centurion.
20 January 2017

Adam Voges hints retirement PM's XI fixture

Western Australia batsman Adam Voges has hinted that he might call an end to his international career after featuring for the Prime Minster XI fixture in the Twenty20 tour game against Sri Lanka next month.
17 January 2017

South Africa complete 3-0 series whitewash after innings victory in Johannesburg

Wayne Parnell picked six wickets in the game as South Africa wrapped up Sri Lanka for 177 in the final innings to complete an innings victory in the third Test in Johannesburg and secured a 3-0 series whitewash.
14 January 2017

Philander, Rabada trouble Sri Lanka before bad weather intervenes

After a late comeback from Sri Lanka restricted South Africa to 426 in their first innings, Vernon Philander and Kagiso Rabada struck twice each before stumps to have the visitors in trouble at 80 for four on day two of the third Test in Johannesburg.
13 January 2017

Amla, Duminy century keep Sri Lanka at bay

Centuries from JP Duminy and Hashim Amla staged a fantastic recovery for South Africa with a 293-run stand as the Proteas ended the first day of Johannesburg Test against Sri Lanka at 338 for three.
13 January 2017

South Africa opt for young squad for T20I series against Sri Lanka

The South African selectors have opted for a young and inexperienced squad for the three-match Twenty20 International series against Sri Lanka that will be led by Farhann Behardien.
10 January 2017

Uncapped Duanne Olivier replaces Kyle Abbott in Test squad

Uncapped pacer Duanne Olivier has made it to South Africa Test squad for the final game against Sri Lanka in Johannesburg in the place of Kyle Abbott.
7 January 2017

Rabada six-wicket haul secures series victory for South Africa

Kagiso Rabada picked a six-wicket haul as South Africa dismissed Sri Lanka for 224 in the final innings on day four to complete a 282-run victory in the second Test in Cape Town, thereby winning the series 2-0.
5 January 2017

South Africa six wickets away from series victory

After setting an improbable target of 507 runs for Sri Lanka in the final innings, South African bowlers were once again impressive in restricting Sri Lanka to 130 for four at stumps on day three of the second Test in Cape Town.
4 January 2017

Rabada, Philander decimate Sri Lanka on day two

Vernon Philander and Kagiso Rabada picked four wickets apiece as South Africa dismissed Sri Lanka for 110 runs in their first innings and later stretched their lead to 317 runs at stumps on day two of the second Test in Cape Town.
3 January 2017