Sri Lanka in reply 224 runs bowled out on 167 runs. Thisara Perera tries to keep Sri Lanka in the game but lose his wicket after scoring brilliant 64 runs. Dinesh Chandimal scored 29 runs in the mid of the innings.
Lonwabo Tsotsobe took 4 wickets while Ferhaan Behardien finishes of with 3 wickets.
South Africa won the toss and decided to bat first. South Africa lose an early wicket in shape of Alviro Petersen while Quinton de Kock and Jean Paul Duminy set a small partnership which allows South Africa to pass 50 runs without losing another wicket.
South Africa’s skipper AB de Villiers added a valuable 47 runs in the middle of the inning while David Miller unbeaten 85 guide South Africa to a respectable total of 223 runs on loss of 7 wickets.
Ajantha Mendis took 3 wickets while Thisara Perera finishes of with 2 wickets for Sri Lanka.
South Africa have beatean Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka after 19 years. With this victory South Africa made a comeback in the series but Sri Lanka still leading the series by 2-1.