Angelo Mathews played a superb captain’s innings to guide Sri Lanka to 299-8 in the fifth ODI against the Proteas.
Sri Lanka will go into their tri-nation T20 tournament against Bangladesh and India next month without injured captain Angelo Mathews.
Angelo Mathews will miss Sri Lanka’s opener against the Proteas on Saturday. Changes need to be made before the first round lockout at 10:30 SAST on Thursday.
Sri Lanka captain, Angelo Mathews, is set to miss his side’s opening match of the Champions Trophy due to a calf strain.
Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews is confident of doing well against the Proteas, but believes the main challenge will be South Africa’s pace attack.