After a frustrating three-Test series, which ended 0-0, the South African U19s reasserted themselves with a 16-run win over the Sri Lankans in the first Youth ODI
The SA U19s beat Sri Lanka by 16 runs in the first of three Youth ODIs in Colombo on Saturday.
The third Youth Test between South Africa U19 and Sri Lanka U19 has ended in a draw.
The SA U19s go into the third and final day of the third Test against Sri Lanka U19s boasting a 33-run lead.
A trio of half-centuries saw the South Africa U19s declare on 295-8 on day one of the deciding Youth Test against Sri Lanka.
A stonewall performance by Sri Lanka’s No 6 batsman wrested the initiative away from South Africa U19s on day two of the second Youth Test in Kurunegala.
Josh van Heerden’s solid 81 underpinned South Africa U19’s good start in the second Youth Test against Sri Lanka, as they ran up 244 on day one.
The first Youth Test between Sri Lanka U19s and South Africa U19s ended in a draw on Saturday.
Wiaan Mulder led from the front by taking 4-19 in a brilliant spell of bowling to put the SA U19s in a strong position against Sri Lanka.
Wiaan Mulder’s U19 team came under immediate pressure on day one of their Youth Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
SA’s 16-man U19 squad to tour Sri Lanka in June/July will be led by all-rounder Wiaan Mulder.
St Stithians College were crowned national champions of the Coca-Cola Schools T20 Challenge when they defeated Paarl Gimnasium by eight runs in the final on March 20.
Bradley Porteous has been instrumental to the success of Kearsney College, who has qualified to represent the Dolphins in the Coca-Cola T20 schools challenge in Potchefstroom from the 18 to 21 March.
Come Monday 21 March, there will be a new national schools cricket champion at the finals of the Coca-Cola Schools T20 Challenge
Reinhard van Tonder has been a big player for Grey College, who has qualified to represent the Knights in the Coca-Cola T20 schools challenge in Potchefstroom from 18 to 21 March.