South Africa in Sri Lanka T20I Series - 1st T20I

Sri Lanka v South Africa

South Africa won by 12 runs

1.2

Senanayake to de Kock, OUT, oh dear, he needs two balls to strike, de Kock struck on the pad, and struck right in front, this skids on from round the stumps, hint of straightening and past de Kock's attempted waft to leg from the crease

Q de Kock lbw b Senanayake 5 (9m 7b 1x4 0x6) SR: 71.42

South Africa 6/1   H Davids 0* (1b)   SMSM Senanayake 0.2-0-0-1

3.4

Senanayake to Davids, OUT, and another one falls, he's tried sweeping a length ball and got beaten, he tries sweeping a tossed up full ball this time, misses, loses balance, and is hit in front, ball tracker shows that clipping off

H Davids lbw b Senanayake 1 (19m 8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 12.50

South Africa 12/2   F du Plessis 4* (7b)   SMSM Senanayake 1.4-0-3-2

5.3

Senanayake to du Plessis, OUT, too much shuffling across and backing away, and Senanayake has taken his third, du Plessis moved around so much he ended up pushing inside the line of this flighted delivery, it was the straighter one, zipped across and hit off

F du Plessis b Senanayake 8 (17m 11b 1x4 0x6) SR: 72.72

South Africa 23/3   JP Duminy 7* (7b 1x4)   SMSM Senanayake 2.3-0-8-3

10.2

Mathews to de Villiers, OUT, they have the big one next ball, the drop doesn't cost anything, AB's backed away and slashed a shortish ball over cover, but has ended up mishitting high in the air, sweeper's run in and tumbled forward, and has held onto the ball all the while

AB de Villiers c MDKJ Perera b Mathews 15 (19m 16b 2x4 0x6) SR: 93.75

South Africa 50/4   JP Duminy 15* (20b 1x4)   AD Mathews 2.2-0-9-1

18.5

Malinga to Miller, OUT, Miller's gone now, goes after a full widish delivery outside off, ends up slicing it high, and Dilshan at sweeper cover does the rest after some hesitation, it almost slips through his fingers, but he hangs on

DA Miller c Dilshan b Malinga 25 (33m 24b 0x4 1x6) SR: 104.16

South Africa 106/5   JP Duminy 45* (47b 2x4 1x6)   SL Malinga 3.5-0-24-1

19.5

BAW Mendis to Duminy, OUT, low full toss on the stumps, JP slogs, straight to deep midwicket

JP Duminy c Dilshan b BAW Mendis 51 (67m 52b 3x4 1x6) SR: 98.07

South Africa 113/6   D Wiese 1* (1b)   BAW Mendis 3.5-0-30-1
Series Results
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Hambantota - Aug 6, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Hambantota - Aug 4, 2013
South Africa won by 22 runs
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 2, 2013
South Africa won by 12 runs
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Aug 2, 2013

Kumar Sangakkara attacks off the front foot, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st T20, Colombo, August 2, 2013

Kumar Sangakkara attacks off the front foot

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Aug 2, 2013

AB de Villiers takes a catch at the boundary, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st T20, Colombo, August 2, 2013

AB de Villiers takes a catch at the boundary

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