India Today – Sri Lanka are cruising towards a series whitewash as South Africa continued to struggle against the Sri Lankan spinners in the second and final Test of the series.

Summary

  • Sri Lanka are cruising towards a series whitewash as South Africa continued to struggle against the Sri Lankan spinners in the second and final Test of the series.
  • Herath struck the first blow for Sri Lanka trapping Aiden Markram lbw for 14 with the score on 23 in South Africa’s uphill chase.
  • Earlier, Sri Lanka declared its second innings on 275 for five setting South Africa a challenging target.
  • South Africa have not lost a Test series to Sri Lanka since 2006.
  • Sri Lanka reached 338 in its first innings and bowled South Africa out for 124, securing a 214-run first innings lead.


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