Sri Lanka vs South Africa today match predictions who will win the 3rd match of Champions Trophy 2017 among SA vs Sri to be played on 3rd June, 2017. Toss prediction is also plays an important role especially at the English picthes whereas the team batting first wins the match too and that’s only happens with toss winning results.
South Africa vs Sri Lanka Live Streaming Guide:
The cricket fans who are residents of South Africa can watch 3rd match of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 on Super Sports that will broadcast live on TV. The Sri Lankan residents can watch live cricket match on MTV.
Sri Lanka vs South Africa Match Timings
- Event: Champions Trophy 2017
- Match: 3rd ODI
- Teams: Sri Lanka vs South Africa
- Time: 09:30 GMT | 10:30 Local | 03:00 SST
- Date: 3rd June, 2017
- Venue: Kennington Oval, London
Sri Lanka vs South Africa Match Preview – In The Spotlight
The two dangerous team from different corners of the world are will try take on each other at Oval on 3rd June in the third match of ICC Cricket Champions Trophy 2017. This is the 1st opening match of Group B too. South Africa is in form winning their last 7 matches consecutively shows that Protease are currently dangerous side at the moment. On the counter side, Sri Lankans are trying hard to make their comeback on ODI format of cricket.
Sri Lank Vs South Africa Today Match Prediction
Toss Prediction Sri Lanka vs South Africa
By the start of this year, the Sri Lankans were trying their hard to make a comeback and to go for further progress that was done with a lot struggle by defeating Bangladesh in a series and a defeat against Scotland in a warm up match last year that really helped them to do some progress.
After the retirement of experienced Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawerdene soon the World Cup 2015 ended, they have just won 13 ODI matches out of 34 they have completely played. During the last year, the Sri Lankans have played almost 6 series against top 8 teams and unfortunately Sri Lanka have won none of ODI series.
Sri Lanka vs South Africa Today Match Officials – Umpires & Referees
Umpires – Aleem Dar and IJ Gould
TV umpire – PR Reiffel
Match referee – DC Boon
Reserve umpire – BNJ Oxenford
Besides the Sri Lankan form, the South Africa has faced some harsh experiences against Sri Lanka regarding ICC big events. Sri Lanka unexpectedly defeated South Africa in 2009 season of Champions Trophy that became the reason of South Africa knock out of the event later. The same happened to South Africa in 2003 world cup at Durban which led them to dangerous zone. South Africa have a better record in the big events as compare to the Sri Lanka, but the Protease have suffered a lot by Sri Lankans in some events.
The Lankan captain Angelo Mathews played an excellent inings in the 1st warm up match of this event and he is expected to perform even more dangerous as the opponent is South Africa, a brutal side. Although he is suffering and will go through a fitness test for twice, if he fails then Upal Tharanga will given Sri Lanka’ command vs South Africa.
On other other side, the Protease key players David Miller and Imran Tahir have successfully passed their fitness test taken on Friday and they will be appearing in 3rd match. The captain AB de Villiers is aware and stated that Sri Lanka is really an attacking bowling side that could damage our batting lineup unexpectedly.
South Africa vs Sri Lanka Today Match Team Squads – Both Teams
Sri Lanka Squad
AD Mathews*, WU Tharanga, LD Chandimal, N Dickwella†, SL Malinga, BKG Mendis, MDKJ Perera, NLTC Perera, S Prasanna, PADLR Sandakan, ANPR Fernando, DAS Gunaratne, CK Kapugedera, KMDN Kulasekara, RAS Lakmal.
South Africa Squad
AB de Villiers*, HM Amla, F Behardien, WD Parnell, AL Phehlukwayo, D Pretorius, K Rabada, Q de Kock†, JP Duminy, F du Plessis, Imran Tahir, KA Maharaj, DA Miller, M Morkel, CH Morris.