After a remarkable first T20I which saw Imran Tahir pull off a stunning victory for the Proteas, the team management might look to rest key players to give more chances to the newcomers to cement their place for the World Cup. The South Africa vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I can be expected to be a close contest as Sri Lanka would hope for a series-leveling performance.
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A number of changes can be expected in South Africa’s playing XI as they continue to mull over the best 15 players for the mega event. All-rounder, Chris Morris might play his first match of the tour.
Sri Lanka may give Sadeera Samirawickrama a chance at the top.
- Reeza Hendricks
- Aiden Markram
- Rassie Van der Dussen
- JP Duminy (c)
- David Miller (wk)
- Chris Morris
- Andile Phehlukwayo
- Kagiso Rabada
- Dale Steyn
- Tabraiz Shamsi
- L Sipamla
- Niroshan Dickwella (wk)
- Sadeera Samarawickrama
- Kusal Mendis
- Kamindu Mendis
- Dhananjaya de Silva
- Angelo Perera
- Thisara Perera
- Jeffrey Vandersay
- Isuru Udana
- Lasith Malinga (c)
- Akila Dananjaya
Match Time, Venue, Weather Conditions and Toss
Match Time: The match starts at 9:00 PM (Pakistan), 8:00 PM (Dubai) and 9:30 PM (India).
Venue: SuperSport Park, Centurion.
Weather Conditions: Centurion surface is known for its pace and bounce, however, quality spinners also tend to enjoy bowling at the wicket. No delays are expected due to weather.
What’s on Twitter?
Andile Phehlukwayo @andileluck19 is our best All-Rounder!
Go @ yourself!
He will be instrumental, come World Cup.
— Sibonelo Thee Cricket Guy® (@Gatsheni_Siboh) March 19, 2019
— Tim-CricketGuy (@Tim32_cricket) March 19, 2019
— chronos (@dragoneel3388) March 22, 2019
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