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SL vs SA: Proteas go down with a whimper but claim series 3-2

The South African - 12 Aug 2018
A woeful batting performance by South Africa saw Sri Lanka register a convincing 178-run victory in the 5th ODI in Colombo on Sunday. The hosts won the toss and elected to bat and posted 299/8 in their 50 overs with captain Angelo Mathews left stranded ...
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SL vs SA: Proteas edged by Sri Lanka in rain affected thriller

The South African - 08 Aug 2018
Composed “death” bowling saw Sri Lanka hang on to beat South Africa by just three runs in a thrilling finish to a rain-affected fourth ODI at Pallekele on Wednesday night. The victory sees the hosts pull one back as the Proteas lead 3-1 in the series ...
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Sport24 - 14 Aug 2018
A disapppointing end to an up and down tour for South Africa but a good win for Sri Lanka even though they made very hard work of it in the end. An outstanding fielding display by South Africa and Heinrich Klaasen in particular almost scraped them ...
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Sri Lanka vs South Africa 1st ODI preview: Teams and live stream

The South African - 27 Jul 2018
Following the disastrous Test series, South Africa turn their attention to the shorter format as Sunday sees the start of the five-match One Day International series against Sri Lanka in Dambulla. The hosts registered a 2-0 series victory in the ...
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Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2nd ODI preview: Teams and live stream

The South African - 30 Jul 2018
The duo took four wickets apiece as Sri Lanka were restricted to 193 all out and – unlike the recently concluded Test series – South African batsmen were largely untroubled as they chased the target down with 19 overs to spare – JP Duminy top scoring ...
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Can Sri Lanka keep out South Africa's quicks? - 31 Jul 2018
Just how far this Sri Lanka top order has to go in ODIs could not have been made more clear in the first match on Sunday. Batting coach Thilan Samaraweera said his team had spoken about seeing out the likes of Kagiso Rabada in the first 10 overs ...
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Sri Lanka vs South Africa, One-off T20I: Key moments of the game

Sportskeeda - 15 Aug 2018
Sri Lanka had crushed the visitors in the Test series but they made a great comeback to bag the ODI series, which is why spectators were looking to this match with a lot of excitement. Everyone was eager to see the climax of this one-month long tour ...
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Proteas: Andile's gain, Aiden's pain

Sport24 - 01 Aug 2018
Those were among the salient features of South Africa's second successive, convincing victory over Sri Lanka in their five-match one-day international series at Dambulla on Wednesday. The Proteas now travel to Pallekele for the third clash on Sunday ...
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Can't make so many mistakes - Dickwella

Cricbuzz - 02 Aug 2018
Niroshan Dickwella acknowledged Sri Lanka were far from where they want to be on the field as they slipped to a second consecutive loss against South Africa in the five-match ODI series in Dambulla. South Africa chased down 244 with four wickets in ...
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Sri Lanka ODIs 'great' chance to conquer spin - Benkenstein

ESPN (press release) (blog) - 27 Jul 2018
South Africa's batsmen had a rough time in the Tests, but when it comes to ODIs, there are few places better to be right now than Sri Lanka. That is what batting coach Dale Benkenstein is hoping anyway, and his thinking is this: with several top teams ...
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Will Arjuna Ranatunga become Sri Lanka's next president? - 01 Aug 2018
In July, South Africa proved themselves to be in that second group, crashing to 124, 73 and 126 in the same series in which Sri Lanka opener Dimuth Karunaratne hit 356 runs by himself. The visitors did their very best to not moan about the state of the ...

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