Watch SA v SL 1st test day 1 full HD highlights today from St George’s Park, Port Elizabeth (South Africa) Monday 26th December 2016. South Africa team going in its top form these days. Another side Sri Lanka team got some confidence from last Zim-tri series which have been won by Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka’s last match which was a warm-up match was played against South African Invitation XI from 18 to 20 Dec 2016 was a good match for Sri Lankans.
In that match Sri Lankans won the toss and batted first, they scored 373 runs in 98.5 overs all out in their first innings and Sri Lankans also bowled good and stopped their opponents at 289. N Pradeep bowled 1.5 overs and took three wickets, CBRLS Kumara took also three wickets and the remaining four wickets were taken by AD Mathews and MDK Perera, two wickets were taken by each of them.
Sri Lankans scored 212 runs in their second innings with five wickets down in 47.1 overs and then time finished. Now according to the warm-up match performance they did so good job in both formats bowling/batting now see what will happen in their international match today in highlights.
Toss: South Africa won the toss and elected to bat.
Video availability timeout.
Match Timings: 10:00 local time (08:00 GMT)
Sri Lanka team
JK Silva, FDM Karunaratne, MDKJ Perera, BKG Mendis, AD Mathews*, LD Chandimal†, DM de Silva, HMRKB Herath, PVD Chameera, RAS Lakmal, N Pradeep.
South Africa team
D Elgar, SC Cook, HM Amla, JP Duminy, F du Plessis*, T Bavuma, Q de Kock†, VD Philander, KJ Abbott, KA Maharaj, K Rabada.
Sri Lanka tour of South Africa – 1st Test Highlights
Test no. 2243 | 2016/17 season
Played at St George’s Park, Port Elizabeth
26,27,28,29,30 December 2016 (5-day match)
Umpires – Aleem Dar and BNJ Oxenford
TV umpire – RJ Tucker
Match referee – DC Boon
Reserve umpire – S George