Sri Lankan Captain Lasith Malinga is antitumor at successive lose to South Africa in the fourth of the 5 match ODI series. Losing the fourth ODI by 6 wickets on Port Elizabeth the Sri Lankan captain expressed his anger to the reporter
South Africa beats Sri Lanka by 6 wickets
South Africa beats Sri Lanka by 6 wickets on Port Elizabeth. Sri Lanka had to bat first losing the toss and scored their starting was reflecting the result. Avishka Fernando scored 29 runs the second highest score of the series. But lower order Isru Udana made the noticeable thing, scoring 87 runs from 57 balls with 7 fours and 4 sixes that actually accelerate the score to 189 runs.
South Africa started well. According to the 51 runs to score off 57 balls with 6 fours Quinton de Cock lead the score then Captain Faf du Plessis continued his recent form. Though Faf du Plessis returned scoring 43 runs off 38 balls with 5 fours and a six as well. South Africa reached the easy score of 190 runs with 6 wickets and 17 overs in hand.
Sri Lankan Captain is antitumor at successive lose to South Africa
Sri Lankan Captain Lasith Malinga is antitumor at successive lose to South Africa, “We are going on the same path. The wicket was very suitable for the bat, but the batsmen didn’t realize the value and the opportunity to play long innings. And with the ball, we could only get four wickets.”
Accordingly, the captain acknowledged the contribution of the lower order batsmen Isru Udana scored 78 runs off 57 balls only, “Being six down inside 18 overs, it’s very hard to come back. We always talk about taking responsibility and putting our hands up to bat through the full fifty overs, but the last few years, we’ve been struggling to do that.”
Realizing the series is the last before the world cup 19, “realize their job for the national team. This is a good, tough side to play before the World Cup. All the players need to realize these are the conditions we need to prepare for at the World Cup”
Therefore, Sri Lankan Captain Lasith Malinga is antitumor at successive lose to South Africa Hope Sri Lanka will come back through the last ODI and rescue from the whitewashed