South Africa vs Sri lanka, Port Elizabeth (South Africa)
2nd test day 3 highlights
South Africa: 222
(de Kock 86, A.Markram 60, T.Fernando 3/62 )
Sri Lanka: 154
(Dickwella 42,Thirimanne 29,Rabada 4/38 )
South Africa: 128 (2nd innings)
(Du Plessis 50*, Amla 32, Lakmal 4/39)
Sri Lanka: 60/2 (2nd innings)
(K.Mendis 84*, B.Fernando 75*, Olivier 1/46)
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets
Player of the match: Kusal Mendis
Player of the series: Kusal Perera,for his 153 not out in Durban
Series result: Sri Lanka won the 2-match series 2-0
Sri Lanka 2nd innings summary
Day 3 highlights
Olivier started 1st over of day 3 and from other end Rabada bowl the over.
SL need 137 runs to win historic series and South Africa need 8 wickets to draw the series.
After 8 over balled by Rabada and Olivier. Steyn replaces Olivier and Mendis smashed 12 runs in Steyn’s 1st over of day 3.
Maharaj came into the attack in place of Rabada. 50 runs partnership between them. Both of them playing very well as South Africa bowlers coludn’t provide breakthrough for their team.
Kusal Mendis scored his 9th test fifty. 100 runs partnership between them and players went for drinks. No wickets lost in 1st hour.
SL were 132/2 and they just need 65 runs to win the series.
BOP Fernando scored his maiden fifty.
Skipper changed the bowlers brought back Olivier and Rabada to attack. 150 runs partnership between them.
163* runs partnership between Mendis and Fernando helped Sri Lanka to chased 197 runs easily and won the match by 8 wickets.
Sri Lanka becomes the first subcontinent side to win a Test series in South Africa.
Kusal Perera. Last weekend, in Durban, he scripted a stunning counter-attack to give them an improbable one-wicket win.
Six days later, here they are after walloping the hosts in a little over two days.
Man of the match was given to Kusal Mendis. Player of the series was given to Kusal Perera. Sri Lanka win the series by 2-0.