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Sri Lanka thrash South Africa to seal ODI series

Debutant spinner Maheesh Theekshana claimed four wickets as Sri Lanka hammered South Africa by 78 runs in the third one-day international to clinch the series 2-1 on Tuesday

Theekshana stars as Sri Lanka thrash South Africa to seal ODI series 2-1

Third ODI

Maharaj picks three as South Africa limit Sri Lanka to 203

Charith Asalanka top-scored with 47 but Sri Lanka suffered from a lack of partnerships after they elected to bat first with the series level at 1-1

South Africa's Tabraiz Shamsi (3R) celebrates with teammates after the dismissal of Sri Lanka's Chamika Karunaratne during the third ODI at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on 7 September 2021

South Africa level ODI series against Sri Lanka at 1-1

Opening batsman Janneman Malan hit 121 to set up a comfortable 67-run series-levelling win for South Africa in the rain-hit one-day international against Sri Lanka on Saturday

Malan ton helps South Africa level ODI series against Sri Lanka at 1-1

2nd ODI

Ton-up Malan propel South Africa to set steep target for Sri Lanka

Opening batsman Janneman Malan hit 121 to power South Africa to 283 for six in the rain-hit second one-day international against Sri Lanka on Saturday

Ton-up Malan propel South Africa to set steep target for Sri Lanka

South Africa opt to bat against Sri Lanka in rain-hit ODI

South Africa skipper Keshav Maharaj won the toss and elected to bat against Sri Lanka in the rain-delayed second one-day international on Saturday

South Africa's captain Keshav Maharaj (R) and Sri Lanka's captain Dasun Shanaka fist bump after the toss before the start of the second one-day international (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and South Africa at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on 4 September, 2021

ODI series

Fernando ton helps Sri Lanka down South Africa in opener

Fernando, who was named man of the match, finally fell to Tabraiz Shamsi’s left-arm wrist-spin, having hit 10 fours and two sixes in his 115-ball knock

Sri Lanka's cricket captain Dasun Shanaka (2L) celebrates with his teammates after Sri Lanka won by 14 runs during the first one-day international (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and South Africa at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on 2 September 2021

Fernando ton powers Sri Lanka to 300-9 against South Africa

Opening batsman Avishka Fernando hit a sparkling century to help Sri Lanka post 300 for nine in the first one-day international against South Africa on Thursday.

Sri Lanka's Avishka Fernando plays a shot during the first one-day international (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and South Africa at the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on 2 September, 2021

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Many individuals, whose companies export finished goods, now want to make wealth at foreign countries. Many people have laundered money and are now running business abroad as well as amassing huge ...

Pran Group to invest in India, Nassa Group in Saudi Arabia

Bangladesh confident recovering Tamim will play T20 World Cup

Bangladesh have expressed confidence that opener Tamim Iqbal will recover fully from a knee injury in time for this year's Twenty20 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates in October and November

Bangladesh confident recovering Tamim will play T20 World Cup

Afghan cricket team in high spirits after return to training, says official

The Afghan national cricket team were feeling "spirited" after resuming training in the capital this week, just days after the Taliban seized control of the country, the head of the cricket board ...

Afghan cricket team in high spirits after return to training, says official
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