South Africa U19s have lost the Youth ODI series against Sri Lanka U19s 2-1, following their six-wicket defeat in the decider in Colombo.
Sri Lanka U19s have drawn level in their ODI series against South Africa U19s, after beating them by 12 runs (D/L method) in Colombo.
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
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.
The South Africa U19 team has drawn the second of three Youth Tests against their Sri Lankan counterparts at Kurunegala.
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.
English county Surrey has signed South Africa U19 fast bowler Conor McKerr on a three year deal as the youngster pursues a career in England.
South Africa finished the U19 World Cup in Bangladesh with a 138-run victory over New Zealand in their 11th place play-off on Friday.
South Africa U19 coach Lawrence Mahatlane says he doesn’t know why his team have struggled so badly at the U19 World Cup in Bangladesh.
South Africa’s U19s suffered an embarrassing eight-wicket defeat to neighbours Zimbabwe in their World Cup Plate Championship semi-final on Monday.
Opener Kyle Verreynne scored 77 as South Africa’s U19s cruised to an eight-wicket win against Ireland U19s on Thursday.