Sri Lanka vs South Africa 1st ODI at Dabulla, 29 Jul, 2018

Toss: Sri Lanka, who chose to bat first
Sri Lanka 193/10 (34.3)
South Africa 196/5 (31)
South Africa won by 5 wickets
Man of the Match: Tabraiz Shamsi
  • Willem Mulder 14 * (11)
  • JP Duminy 53 * (32)

Over 1.2 RAS Lakmal bowls a good length delivery to Hashim Amla, Boundary! Shuffles across and clips it through square leg. Not a great diving effort from Tharanga should've been stopped.

Over 2.2 Akila Dananjaya bowls a tossed up delivery to Hashim Amla, Boundary! Bends down low and paddles it away neatly. He beats short fine leg for four.

Over 2.5 Akila Dananjaya bowls a tossed up delivery to Quinton de Kock, Boundary! Rocks back in the crease and cuts it down to deep point fence for four.

Over 3.6 RAS Lakmal bowls a pitched up delivery to Hashim Amla, Boundary! Leaned into the ball nicely and punched it on the up. Sublime timing through the covers for four.

Over 5.1 Shehan Jayasuriya bowls a tossed up delivery to Quinton de Kock, Boundary! Gets forward and drives it square of the wicket on the off side and the ball raced away to the fence for four.

Over 7.1 RAS Lakmal bowls it short of length to Quinton de Kock, Boundary! Rocks back in the crease and cuts it past backward point and the ball raced away to the fence for four.

Over 8.4 Akila Dananjaya bowls a tossed up delivery to Faf du Plessis, Boundary! Goes down on his knee and sweeps it along the ground to deep square leg fence for four.

Over 8.6 Akila Dananjaya bowls a quicker arm ball to Faf du Plessis, Boundary! Gets forward and whacks the sweep over midwicket this time. Du Plessis taking the game to Dananjaya.

Over 9.5RAS Lakmal to Faf du Plessis Boundary! ...

Over 11.5 Lahiru Kumara bowls a pitched up delivery to Faf du Plessis, Boundary! Gets forward and drives it along the ground to the deep extra cover fence for four.

Over 12.6 Lakshan Sandakan bowls a pitched up delivery to Faf du Plessis, Boundary! Comes on to the front foot and smashes it along the ground through extra cover and the ball raced away to the fence for four.

Over 14.4 Lakshan Sandakan bowls a pitched up delivery to Faf du Plessis, Boundary! Picks the wrong 'un and slaps it over extra cover. Such a dominant stroke from the South African captain.

Over 14.5 Lakshan Sandakan bowls it short of length to Faf du Plessis, Boundary! Rocks back in the crease and cuts it down to deep point fence for four.

Over 16.1 Lakshan Sandakan bowls a tossed up delivery to Quinton de Kock, Boundary! Gets reaches the pitch of it and then shovels it between mid-on and midwicket. Didn't have to bother about playing against the turn.

Over 20.1 Akila Dananjaya bowls it short of length to Faf du Plessis, Boundary! Rocks back in the crease and pulls it down to deep mid-wicket fence for four.

Over 23.5 Lakshan Sandakan bowls a tossed up delivery to JP Duminy, Boundary! Goes down on his knee and sweeps it down to fine leg fence for four.

Over 24.3 Akila Dananjaya bowls a tossed up delivery to David Miller, Boundary! Comes on to the front foot and drives it past mid-on and the ball raced away to the fence for four.

Over 25.1 Lakshan Sandakan bowls a tossed up delivery to JP Duminy, Boundary! Comes on to the front foot and lofts it over extra cover and the ball raced away to the fence for four.

Over 25.3 Lakshan Sandakan bowls a tossed up delivery to JP Duminy, Boundary! Stays on the front foot and drives it along the ground to sweeper cover fence for four.

Over 26.6 Shehan Jayasuriya bowls a tossed up delivery to JP Duminy, Boundary! Goes down on his knee and sweeps it along the ground to deep square leg fence for four.

Over 27.2 RAS Lakmal bowls it short of length to JP Duminy, Boundary! Rocks back in the crease and pulls it down to deep mid wicket fence for four.

Over 28.3 Lakshan Sandakan bowls a tossed up delivery to Willem Mulder, Boundary! Comes on to the front foot and eased a cover drive between cover and mid-off for a four.

Over 29.4 RAS Lakmal bowls a pitched up delivery to Willem Mulder, Boundary! Moves across in the crease and clips it down to deep backward square leg fence for four.

Over 30.3 Lakshan Sandakan bowls a tossed up delivery to Willem Mulder, Boundary! Gets waited on it and reversed the ball away well past point for a four.

Over 30.6 Lakshan Sandakan bowls a tossed up delivery to JP Duminy, Boundary! Comes on to the front foot and smashes it down to deep extra cover fence for four.