Sri Lanka vs South Africa ODI: Like Senegal, during the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Lankan fans were spotted cleaning their mess after the 3rd One Day International match at Pallekelle. Not so long ago, when Sri Lanka played India and the home team lost at the same venue, agitated Lankan fans resorted to throwing bottles on the ground. Finally, it took Rohit Sharma and MS Dhoni to come out and calm the fans. Hence, it was heartwarming to see the same fans clean up their own mess after the match. Also Read - FIFA Cancels Next Year's U-17 Women's World Cup in India, Allots it 2022 Edition
It was the home side’s third loss in a row in the ODI series, but even that did not prompt fans to resort to ugly acts. Also Read - Lionel Messi's Goal Disallowed by VAR During Argentina-Paraguay World Cup 2022 Qualifier Creates Controversy
Here are pictures that show how they cleaned up their mess. Also Read - Argentina vs Paraguay, FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifier: VAR Denies Lionel Messi Winner as Hosts Stay Unbeaten
Meanwhile, Sri Lanka is all ready to lock horns with South Africa in the 4th ODI with the hope of salvaging some pride because they have already lost the ODI series. Meanwhile, in a big setback to South Africa, captain Faf du Plessis has been ruled out for rest of the tour following an injury.
Toss to take place at 2 PM local time.
The match will start at 2:30 PM Local, 9:00 AM GMT.
The forecast in Kandy predicts some rain during the afternoon, which might interrupt the play for some time.