The visitor team’s captain Dimuth Karunaratne has won the toss and chose to bat first. The Sri Lankan team scored 157 runs by facing 40.3 overs all out in their first innings. The opener and the captain of the team Dimuth Karunaratne have gone with scoring just two runs. Kusal Perera was the top runs scorer from the Sri Lankan team. He scored 60 runs and out. Lahiru Thirimanne added 17 runs to his team’s scoreboard.
Kusal Mendis has gone with duck, Minod Bhanuka 5, Niroshan Dickwella † 7, Dasun Shanaka 4, PWH de Silva 29, Dushmantha Chameera 22, Vishwa Fernando 2 and Asitha Fernando scored 5 runs. Anrich Nortje bowled 14.3 overs and dismissed six Sri Lankan batsmen. Wiaan Mulder took three wickets and Lutho Sipamla has taken the remaining one wicket.
SA vs SL Highlights today, Sunday, 1-03-2021 – 2nd Test, Sri Lanka tour of South Africa from The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg.
SL team’s captain won the toss and decided to bat first
South Africa team: Dean Elgar, Aiden Markram, Rassie van der Dussen, Faf du Plessis, Quinton de Kock (c)†, Temba Bavuma, Wiaan Mulder, Keshav Maharaj, Anrich Nortje, Lutho Sipamla, Lungi Ngidi.
Sri Lanka team: Dimuth Karunaratne (c), Kusal Perera, Lahiru Thirimanne, Kusal Mendis, Minod Bhanuka, Niroshan Dickwella †, Dasun Shanaka, PWH de Silva, Dushmantha Chameera, Vishwa Fernando, Asitha Fernando.
Match Timings: 08:00 GMT | 10:00 Local
Umpires – Adrian Holdstock, Marais Erasmus
TV Umpires – Allahudien Paleker
Match Referee – Andy Pycroft
Reserve Umpire – Bongani Jele
Match number – TEST No. 2401