After a good show in the group stages of ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, Sri Lanka look poised to conquer the quarter finals. The next match of Sri Lanka will see them go up against South Africa.
Next match of Sri Lanka in Schedule
The match between Sri Lanka and South Africa is to be the first quarter final match of the tournament. The two teams will face off on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at the Sydney Cricket Ground. This will be the 43rd game of the tournament and will start at IST 9.00 am.
South Africa go into the match as the second placed team in Pool B. The Proteas had eight points from their six matches, just four behind leaders India. Sri Lanka were third in Pool A with eight points from their quota of six matches.
Despite not being able to finish on top of their groups, both teams have the capability of going all the way and winning the championship. South Africa will be relying on the heroics of AB de Villiers while Kumar Sangakkara promises to hold the key for Sri Lanka.
ICC Cricket World Cup, Game 43:
Sri Lanka vs. South Africa
Wednesday 18 March, 9:00 am
Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney