An excellent spin-bowling performance set up a simple three-wicket victory for Sri Lanka, who chased down South Africa’s 98 in Colombo.
The Proteas have won the toss and have elected to bat first against Sri Lanka in the one-off T20I in Colombo.
Your essential guide to the Twenty20 International between the Proteas and Sri Lanka at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
Akila Dananjaya produced his second ODI five-for to unravel the Proteas and finish the series on a high.
Angelo Mathews played a superb captain’s innings to guide Sri Lanka to 299-8 in the fifth ODI against the Proteas.
Aiden Markram has replaced David Miller for the final ODI as Sri Lanka bat first.
Your essential guide to the fifth ODI between the Proteas and Sri Lanka at the R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo.
The Proteas remain committed to finishing the ODI series against Sri Lanka on a high ahead of the fifth match on Sunday.
Proteas captain Faf du Plessis says Quinton de Kock can learn from the responsibility of being captain.
Sri Lanka broke their 11-match losing streak against the Proteas with a three-run victory in the fourth ODI at Kandy.