South Africa

Sri Lanka



Sri Lanka going over 8 an over so far. South Africa could do with a wicket. Parnell to bowl his 4th. 59/0

FOUR - Oh my! Half volley but a gorgeous punched cover drive from Tharanga. Crikey that was sexy. FOUR - Parnell over compensates and goes too short and Tharanga pulls high and wide of mid on. 67/0

10 off as Sri Lanka continue to dominate the South Africa bowling attack. 68/0 (8) Dickwella 41 Tharanga 17

Dickwella getting treatment for cramp. Required rate started at 6 and 8 overs in it's down to 5.52.

The lanky Morne Morkel is into the attack. Not many more awkward looking bowlers than Morkel in world cricket. 69/0

Wicket! Dickwella gone!

Morkel around the wicket to Dickwella, good length, Dickwella goes for the big one, but succeeds only in slicing it to Parnell at third man. Dickwella gone for 41 off 33 balls, five 4s and one 6. 69/1 in the 9th.

Right hander Kusal Mendis the new batsman.

FOUR - Short at the body and Mendis pulls through mid wicket. FOUR - Leg side and chipped to the deep mid wicket boundary. 9 off and a wicket. 77/1 (9) Tharanga 18 Mendis 8

Parnell to bowl his 5th. 0-35 so far. Tharanga facing. 77/1