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  • 10:44 PM IST

    13.6 Dhananjaya de Silva to Aiden Markram, FOUR, FOUR! 100 up for South Africa.

  • 10:44 PM IST

    13.5 Dhananjaya de Silva to Quinton de Kock, 1 run, Loopy and outside off, de Kock plays it late and taps it down to short third man for a single.

  • 10:43 PM IST

    13.4 Dhananjaya de Silva to Quinton de Kock, 2 runs, Skidding down the leg side, de Kock goes back to work it away but it goes off the inner half to short fine leg. They take a couple.

  • 10:42 PM IST

    13.3 Dhananjaya de Silva to Aiden Markram, 1 run, Identical to the last delivery, this time Aiden uses his feet to run down the track and eases it to long on for a single.

  • 10:42 PM IST

    13.2 Dhananjaya de Silva to Aiden Markram, no run, Full and floated on middle, Markram gets forward and works it off his pads to mid-wicket.

  • 10:41 PM IST

    13.1 Dhananjaya de Silva to Quinton de Kock, 1 run, Uppish but wide of extra cover! Flighted and around off, de Kock drills his drive through the line to wide long off for a single.

  • 10:40 PM IST

    12.6 Wanindu Hasaranga to Aiden Markram, no run, Fuller and off, slower in pace, Aiden is on the front foot as he pushes it defensively to covers. 12 needed more.

  • 10:40 PM IST

    12.5 Wanindu Hasaranga to Quinton de Kock, 1 run, On middle, it’s tucked around the corner for a single at square leg.

  • 10:40 PM IST

    12.4 Wanindu Hasaranga to Quinton de Kock, 2 runs, A touch short in length on middle, de Kock gets back and works it in front of square leg for a couple of runs.

  • 10:39 PM IST

    12.3 Wanindu Hasaranga to Quinton de Kock, FOUR, FOUR! What a lovely shot! Quinton de Kock brings up his fifty, his 10th in T20Is and first against Sri Lanka. He has been in some form for some time now. Just extending it forward. Fuller and around off, de Kock has enough space to free his arms as he rifles his drive through extra cover for a boundary.

  • 10:38 PM IST

    12.2 Wanindu Hasaranga to Aiden Markram, 1 run, Short again, on middle, Aiden moves back and punches it down to long on for a single.

  • 10:37 PM IST

    12.1 Wanindu Hasaranga to Aiden Markram, no run, Turning away from the batsman, around off, Markram goes back and pushes it to cover-point. The length was short and that allowed time for the batter.

  • 10:36 PM IST

    11.6 Maheesh Theekshana to Quinton de Kock, no run, Tossed up on middle, fuller in length, de Kock gets forward and flicks it to mid-wicket. 9 from the over, South Africa are 20 away from sealing the series.

  • 10:36 PM IST

    11.5 Maheesh Theekshana to Aiden Markram, 1 run, Slightly short and on off, Markram moves back and plays it down towards cover-point for a run.

  • 10:36 PM IST

    11.4 Maheesh Theekshana to Aiden Markram, no run, Loopy and full on off, Aiden presses forward and keeps it out defensively to mid-wicket.

  • 10:34 PM IST

    11.3 Maheesh Theekshana to Aiden Markram, FOUR, FOUR! Carrom ball goes wrong for Maheesh Theekshana. He drags his length short and around off, Markram rocks back and whacks it to the cover boundary. 21 needed more. 

  • 10:34 PM IST

    11.2 Maheesh Theekshana to Aiden Markram, no run, Quicker and flatter on middle, Aiden gets back and keeps it out on the leg side.

  • 10:33 PM IST

    11.1 Maheesh Theekshana to Aiden Markram, FOUR, EDGY FOUR! Quicker one, full and around off, Markram gets forward to push at it but edges it behind. It hurries past first slip and finds the fence at third man.

  • 10:32 PM IST

    10.6 Wanindu Hasaranga to Aiden Markram, 1 run, Drags his length short and delivers it on middle, Markram goes back and pulls it down to long on for a run. 29 needed more.

  • 10:30 PM IST

    10.5 Wanindu Hasaranga to Aiden Markram, no run, SAFE! It has hit the bat first. A leg spinner, landing full around off and spinning away, Markram gets forward to defend but it takes the inner edge and strikes him on the boot. The bowler thinks it’s boot first and appeals. The umpire stays unmoved. Wanindu Hasaranga convinces his skipper to take the DRS but there is nothing of any use for Sri Lanka in the replays.

  • 10:30 PM IST

    10.4 Wanindu Hasaranga to Quinton de Kock, 1 run, Tossed up around leg, de Kock tries to flick but possibly gets a thin leading edge wide of first slip. They cross for a run as the bowler is busy appealing.

  • 10:29 PM IST

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  • 10:29 PM IST

    10.3 Wanindu Hasaranga to Aiden Markram, 1 run, It’s a loopy ball around off, fuller in length, Aiden drives it in the gap at covers for a single.

  • 10:29 PM IST

    10.2 Wanindu Hasaranga to Quinton de Kock, 1 run, Fuller and around leg, de Kock plays a well-timed reverse sweep and sends the ball to deep point. One run. 

  • 10:28 PM IST

    10.1 Wanindu Hasaranga to Quinton de Kock, no run, Tossed up, around off and drifting in, de Kock defends it on the leg side.

  • 10:26 PM IST

    9.6 Maheesh Theekshana to Quinton de Kock, 1 run, Taps it down with the spin to cover-point and retains strike with a single.

  • 10:26 PM IST

    9.5 Maheesh Theekshana to Quinton de Kock, no run, Maheesh Theekshana goes very full and around leg, de Kock tries to sweep by going down low but fails to middle his shot. Ends up jamming it down on the surface off his gloves.

  • 10:25 PM IST

    9.4 Maheesh Theekshana to Aiden Markram, 1 run, Fullish and on off, Markram forces it down to long on for a single.

  • 10:25 PM IST

    9.4 Maheesh Theekshana to Aiden Markram, wide, 1 run, Wide! Spinning down the leg side, Markram has a failed attempt at flicking it. A good take by Chandimal.

  • 10:25 PM IST

    9.3 Maheesh Theekshana to Aiden Markram, 2 runs, Markram goes deep inside the crease and eases it fine down the leg side. It’s chased down near the fence and the batters take a couple.

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