Sri Lankan cricket team toured South Africa from 18 December 2016 to 10 February 2017. The tour consists of a series of three Sunfoil Test matches, five Momentum One day internationals (ODIs) and three KFC T20 Internationals (T20Is) matches.
South Africa won the Test series 3-0. Sri Lanka won the T20I series 2-1, their first ever series win in any format in South Africa. South Africa won the ODI series 5-0 and moved to the number one position in the ICC ODI Championship.
Test series statistics
- Most runs: Dean Elgar, SA (308)
- Most wickets: Kagiso Rabada, SA (19)
- Captains: SA - Faf du Plessis; SL - Angelo Mathews
- Player of the series: Dean Elgar (SA)
One-day Internationals (ODIs) stats
- Most runs: Faf du Plessis, SA (410)
- Most wickets: Wayne Parnell, SA (11)
- Captains: SA - AB de Villiers; SL - Upul Tharanga
- Player of the series: Faf du Plessis (SA)
Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) stats
- Most runs: Niroshan Dickwella, SL (134)
- Most wickets: Lungi Ngidi, SA and Imran Tahir, SA (6)
- Captains: SA - Farhaan Behardien; SL - Angelo Mathews (1st & 2nd T20Is) and Dinesh Chandimal (3rd T20I)
- Player of the series: Niroshan Dickwella (SL)
Sri Lanka ODI squad (25-Jan-2017)Upul Tharanga (Captain), Lahiru Kumara, Seekkuge Prasanna, Vikum Sanjaya, Lakshan Sandakan, Kusal Mendis, Suranga Lakmal, Nuwan Kulasekara, Asela Gunaratne, Sandun Weerakkody (Wicket Keeper), Niroshan Dickwella (Wicket Keeper), Dhananjaya de Silva, Dinesh Chandimal (Wicket Keeper), Lahiru Madushanka, Chaturanga de Silva, Jeffrey Vandersay
South Africa ODI squad (23-Jan-2017)AB de Villiers (Captain), Kagiso Rabada, Dwaine Pretorius, Andile Phehlukwayo, Wayne Parnell, Chris Morris, David Miller, Imran Tahir, Faf du Plessis, Jean-Paul Duminy, Quinton de Kock (Wicket Keeper), Farhaan Behardien, Hashim Amla, Tabraiz Shamsi
Sri Lanka T20 squad (11-Jan-2017)Angelo Mathews (Captain), Lakshan Sandakan, Sachith Pathirana, Asela Gunaratne, Dhananjaya de Silva, Kusal Mendis, Isuru Udana, Nuwan Pradeep, Nuwan Kulasekara, Suranga Lakmal, Niroshan Dickwella (Wicket Keeper), Seekkuge Prasanna, Danushka Gunathilaka, Dinesh Chandimal (Vice Captain/Wicket Keeper), Thikshila de Silva
South Africa T20 squad (09-Jan-2017)Farhaan Behardien (Captain), Andile Phehlukwayo, Aaron Phangiso, Dane Paterson, Wayne Parnell, Lungi Ngidi, Mangaliso Mosehle (Wicket Keeper), David Miller, Heino Kuhn, Imran Tahir, Reeza Hendricks, Theunis de Bruyn, JJ Smuts
South Africa Test squad (14-Dec-2016)Faf du Plessis (Captain), Kagiso Rabada, Vernon Philander, Wayne Parnell, Keshav Maharaj, Dean Elgar, Kyle Abbott, Jean-Paul Duminy, Quinton de Kock (Wicket Keeper), Stephen Cook, Theunis de Bruyn, Temba Bavuma, Hashim Amla, Duanne Olivier
Sri Lanka Test squad (08-Dec-2016)Angelo Mathews (Captain), Rangana Herath, Vikum Sanjaya, Nuwan Pradeep, Lahiru Kumara, Suranga Lakmal, Dushmantha Chameera, Upul Tharanga, Dhananjaya de Silva, Kusal Perera (Wicket Keeper), Kusal Mendis, Kaushal Silva, Dimuth Karunaratne, Dinesh Chandimal (Vice Captain/Wicket Keeper), Dilruwan Perera
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