Openers Quinton de Kock and Reeza Hendricks scored unbeaten half-centuries to steer South Africa to a 3-0 Twenty20 sequence sweep over Sri Lanka with a 10-wicket win within the third and ultimate match on Tuesday. Sri Lanka had scored 120 for eight in 20 overs after profitable the toss and batting first.
Opener Kusal Perera prime scored for the house crew with 39 whereas Chamika Karunaratne’s unbeaten 24 at No. 9 gave Sri Lanka a modest whole. Spinner Bjorn Fortuin had the perfect bowling figures with 2-21 whereas paceman Kagiso Rabada had 2-23.
South Africa had been in full management in its chase, denying Sri Lanka any likelihood of a breakthrough and reaching its goal with 32 deliveries to spare. De Kock accomplished his second consecutive unbeaten half-century, with 59 together with seven boundaries off 46 deliveries. That adopted his 58 not out within the second match which South Africa gained by 9 wickets on Sunday.
De Kock was named participant of the match and the sequence for his whole 153 runs. Hendricks hit a six and 5 boundaries for his 42-ball 56 not out.