The Sri Lanka Emerging Team chalked up their second successive win on their tour of South Africa in the triangular tournament. at Pretoria yesterday with a 2 wicket win over University Sports South Africa XI at the Groenkloof Oval.
University Sports South Africa XI made 268 for 6 in 50 overs at a run rate of 5.36 to which Sri Lanka Emerging Team replied with 271 for 8 in 49.4overs at a run rate of 5.45.
University Sports South Africa’s innings revolved around a fine 111-ball 124 by Delano Potgieter inclusive of 10 boundaries and 6 sixes while I. Gafiedien made 55 off 68 balls with 4 boundaries. Chamila Karunaratne pickjed 2 for 59 for the visitors.