• In the 35th match of world cup 2019 between South Africa and Srilanka, South Africa beat Sri Lanka by 9 wickets. Faf du Plessis and Hashim Amla 175-run partnership helped South Africa chase down the total easily. Du Plessis missed century as he scored 96 runs from 103 balls. Amla scored 80 runs from 105 balls. Lasith Malinga was the only Sri Lankan bowler to get a wicket. Malinga took the wicket of opener Quinton de Kock with an inswinging yorker. Kagiso Rabada got the wicket of Sri Lankan skipper Dimuth Karunaratne. Kusal Perera and Avishka Fernando made the highest partnership of the innings for the 2nd wicket. Sri Lanka kept on losing wickets and the run rate went down. Sri Lanka made 203 runs in the end with 3 balls to go.

    Scores:  

    Sri Lanka 203 (49.3)

    South Africa 206/1 (37.2)