South Africa arrive in Sri Lanka
By Staff Writers | July 15, 2013
South African cricketers light an oil lamp upon their arrival in Colombo on July 15, 2013. © AFP
The South African cricket team arrived in Sri Lanka on Monday for a limited-overs tour of the island, which will see them play five ODIs and three T20 matches.
The tour gets underway with the first ODI on July 20 at R. Premadasa Stadium. The ODI series will be split between the R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo and the Pallekele Stadium in Kandy.
The final two matches in the three-match T20 series will take place at the Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium in Hambantota, while the first T20 will be played in Colombo's R. Premadasa Stadium.
The ODI and the T20 series will all be day-night encounters played under lights.
Jul 20 - 1st ODI - R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Jul 23 - 2nd ODI - R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Jul 26 - 3rd ODI - Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Kandy
Jul 28 - 4th ODI - Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Kandy
Jul 31 - 5th ODI - R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Aug 2 - 1st T20 - R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Aug 4 - 2nd T20 - Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium, Hambantota
Aug 6 - 3rd T20 - Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium, Hambantota
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