South Africa vs Sri Lanka

Dominant South Africa seal T20 series

South Africa defeated Sri Lanka by 22 runs in the second Twenty20 international in wind-swept Hambantota on Sunday to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

Aug 04, 2013, 23:35 PM IST

Duminy, Miller lift South Africa to 145-6

Aggressive batting by JP Duminy and David Miller steered South Africa to 145-6 in the second Twenty20 international in wind-swept Hambantota on Sunday.

Aug 04, 2013, 22:54 PM IST

Duminy, Amla steer South Africa to 238

JP Duminy hit 97 and a fit-again Hashim Amla made 77 to lift South Africa to 238 all out in a must-win one-day international against Sri Lanka in Pallekele on Sunday.

Jul 28, 2013, 21:59 PM IST

De Villiers says proud of Proteas performance in ODI comeback win against Lanka

South African captain AB de Villiers said that he cannot express how proud he is of his team, which ended their four-match ODI winless streak by beating Sri Lanka by 56 runs in the third ODI at the Pallekele International Cricket Ground on Friday.

Jul 27, 2013, 11:33 AM IST

Proteas facing batting crisis in sub-continent

The South African cricket team`s batting capabilities in the sub-continent have come under the scanner after the team slumped to a second successive defeat in their five-match ODI tour of Sri Lanka on Tuesday, according to South African media.

Jul 24, 2013, 15:07 PM IST

Kumar Sangakkara century leads Sri Lanka to stunning win

Kumar Sangakkara celebrated his 350th one day international appearance with a career-best 169 on Saturday as Sri Lanka crushed South Africa by 180 runs at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.

Jul 21, 2013, 08:32 AM IST

ICC T20 World Cup: South African women start with easy win over Sri Lanka

South Africa hardly broke sweat as they cruised past hosts Sri Lanka by six wickets in the ICC Women`s World Twenty20 opener here on Wednesday.

Sep 26, 2012, 19:32 PM IST

Sri Lanka win the final ODI against South Africa

Powered by a Sangakarra ton, Sri Lanka completed a successful run chase of 312 in the final ODI against South Africa.

Jan 23, 2012, 00:16 AM IST

Du Plessis stars as South Africa beat Sri Lanka to clinch ODI series

South Africa beat Sri Lanka by four runs on the Duckworth/Lewis method in the third one-day international in Bloemfontein to take an unbeatable 3-0 lead in the five-match series.

Jan 18, 2012, 09:01 AM IST

Amla and Duminy steer South Africa to victory

Half-centuries from Hashim Amla and JP Duminy helped South Africa secure a five-wicket win in the second one-day international against Sri Lanka on Saturday.

Jan 14, 2012, 22:51 PM IST

Amla century drives South Africa to 301-8

Hashim Amla`s 112 drove South Africa to 301-8 against Sri Lanka in the first one-day international at Boland Park here doday, despite 5-53 from fast bowler Lasith Malinga.

Jan 11, 2012, 23:28 PM IST

Samaraweera fails to prevent South Africa win

South Africa beat Sri Lanka by ten wickets to clinch the series 2-1 on the fourth day of the third and final Test at Newlands on Friday, despite a fighting century by Thilan Samaraweera.

Jan 06, 2012, 21:46 PM IST

Ridiculous to hear you are old, slow after a weak game: Kallis

Having recorded a career-best 224, South Africa all-rounder Jacques Kallis blasted the media, stating that only newspapers believed that he was too old and slow to have a place in the national cricket team.

Jan 06, 2012, 15:15 PM IST

Sri Lanka in danger of innings defeat

Sri Lanka were in danger of an innings defeat after losing 12 wickets on the third day of the third and final Test against South Africa at Newlands on Thursday.

Jan 05, 2012, 22:22 PM IST

Kallis, Petersen put South Africa on top

Jacques Kallis and Alviro Petersen hit centuries as South Africa dominated the first day of the third and final Test against Sri Lanka at Newlands on Tuesday.

Jan 03, 2012, 22:50 PM IST

Proteas skipper Smith denies ‘quitting captaincy’ rumours

South African skipper Graeme Smith has denied rumours that he was stepping down from the captaincy.

Dec 31, 2011, 12:13 PM IST

Herath praises team effort after famous win

A delighted Rangana Herath praised the efforts of his team mates after bowling Sri Lanka to their first Test win in South Africa at Kingsmead on Thursday.

Dec 30, 2011, 09:34 AM IST

Sangakkara century puts Sri Lanka in command

Kumar Sangakkara hit a superbly-crafted century to put Sri Lanka in a strong position to press for their first Test win of the year.

Dec 28, 2011, 22:11 PM IST

Start of Sri Lanka vs South Africa 3rd day delayed

Bad weather has delayed the start of the third day`s play in the second Test between South Africa and Sri Lanka at Kingsmead on Wednesday.

Dec 28, 2011, 16:02 PM IST

Welegedera sends South Africa crashing

Chanaka Welegedera produced a career-best performance to put Sri Lanka in the ascendancy.

Dec 27, 2011, 22:32 PM IST