T20 World Cup: Super 12 – South Africa vs Sri Lanka Live Stream, Preview and Prediction

South Africa and Sri Lanka will hope to stay alive in the competition, as they face off in Sharjah on Saturday.

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T20 World Cup: South Africa and Sri Lanka will clash against each other in the Group A game of the Super 12 stage. Both teams have two points from their two games, having won one game and lost the other. South Africa will be led by opener, Temba Bavuma, whereas, Sri Lanka will be led by Dasun Shanaka.

South Africa defeated West Indies in their second game to get their first points of the tournament. On the other hand, Sri Lanka were crushed by Australia a few days back, after they started their tournament with a win over Bangladesh.

SA vs SL: Match Details

  • Date: October 26, 2021
  • Time: 3:30 PM (IST) onwards 
  • Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah

SA vs SL: Probable Playing XIs 

Team South Africa Playing XI

  • Quinton de Kock (WK)
  • Temba Bavuma (C)
  • Aiden Markram
  • Rassie van der Dussen
  • David Miller
  • Heinrich Klaasen
  • Dwaine Pretorius
  • Keshav Maharaj
  • Kagiso Rabada
  • Anrich Nortje
  • Tabraiz Shamsi

Team Sri Lanka Playing XI

  • Pathum Nissanka
  • Kusal Perera (WK)
  • Charith Asalanka
  • Avishka Fernando
  • Wanindu Hasaranga
  • Bhanuka Rajapaksa
  • Dasun Shanaka (C)
  • Dushmantha Chameera
  • Maheesh Theekshana
  • Chamika Karunaratne
  • Lahiru Kumara

SA vs SL: Head-to-Head

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  • Total matches played: 16
  • SA won: 11
  • SL won: 5
  • No Result: 0
  • Tie: 0

SA vs SL: Match Prediction

Quinton de Kock will return for South Africa on Saturday, as he cleared his stance on the Black Lives Matter issue. He is expected to open once again with captain, Temba Bavuma. Barring their middle-order troubles, South Africa have enough firepower to see off Sri Lanka and register their second consecutive win.

SA vs SL: Live Streaming

The SA vs SL match will be broadcasted live on Star Sports Network while the live streaming will be available on Disney+Hotstar in India.

IndiaStar Sports
AustraliaKayo, Foxtel
United KingdomSky Sports
United StatesWillow TV
South AfricaSuperSport
New ZealandSky Sport
MENAEtisalat (CricLife Max), Starzplay
BangladeshGazi TV, Maasranga & BTV
Sri LankaSLRC (Channel Eye)
AfghanistanMoby TV
PakistanPTV Sports, Ten Sports
Hong KongStar Cricket
SingaporeStar Cricket, Star Hub, Singtel
FijiFiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC TV)
ChinaFox Network Group
Europe, JapanICC TV

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