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South Africa tune up for T20 World Cup with third straight sequence win, beat Sri Lanka by 9 wickets

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Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2nd T20I: Spinner Tabraiz Shamsi was declared participant of the match as his 3/20 and Quinton de Kock’s unbeaten 58 helped the guests to a one-sided win in Colombo. Tabraiz Shamsi was the decide of the bowlers with 3-20. (Reuters Photo)HIGHLIGHTSSri Lanka had been all out for a measly 103, their lowest rating when batting first at dwellingTabraiz Shamsi was the decide of the bowlers with 3/20, whereas Aiden Markram completed with a career-best 3/21South Africa reached the goal with the lack of only one wicket as opener Quinton de Kock smashed seven boundariesSouth Africa beat Sri Lanka by 9 wickets in a rain-hit Twenty20 worldwide in Colombo on Sunday to win the three-match sequence with a match to spare.

Having misplaced the one-day worldwide sequence 2-1, South Africa gained the primary T20 match by 28 runs and bowled out Sri Lanka for 103 within the second – their lowest rating when batting first at dwelling.Opener Kusal Perera scored 30 however discovered little assist as 5 completely different bowlers picked up wickets at common intervals.Tabraiz Shamsi was the decide of the bowlers with 3/20, whereas Aiden Markram completed with a career-best 3/21 because the spinners wreaked havoc.”We’ve got a lot of quality bowlers in the attack. These pitches take a lot more turn than back home, that’s something we’ve got to get used to,” stated Shamsi, who was adjudged the participant of the match.In response, South Africa reached the goal with the lack of only one wicket as opener Quinton de Kock smashed seven boundaries in his unbeaten knock of 58 whereas Markram scored 21 off 19 balls.The last T20I may even be performed in Colombo on Tuesday.Click right here for IndiaToday.in’s full protection of the coronavirus pandemic.