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Sri Lanka vs South Africa, 2nd T20: As it happened


Cricketnext Staff
Aug 04, 2013 at 10:56pm IST

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Toss and team news: South Africa won the toss and elected to bat. Sri Lanka have made two changes - Mahela Jayawardene, Nuwan Kulasekara replace Jeevan Mendis and Tillakaratne Dilshan while South Africa are unchanged.

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South Africa won the first Twenty20 match by 12 runs and Sri Lanka would like to level the three-match series in the second outing.

Sri Lanka vs South Africa, 2nd T20: As it happened

David Miller (36) and the bowlers helped South Africa to beat Sri Lanka by 22 runs and take a 2-0 lead in the three-match T20 series.

Sri Lanka didn't play their first XI in the opening Twenty20, where they couldn't chase a meagre 115 despite a half-century by veteran Kumara Sangakkara.

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South Africa, though in high spirits, are well aware of their limited skills against spin bowling. That should keep them on guard as they eye a series-winning lead in Hambantota.

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