Sri Lankan and Australian cricket teams at T20 World Cup. Sri Lankan and Australian cricket teams at T20 World Cup.

SL Vs SA Live Streaming, Analysis, and Match Insights – T20 World Cup

The 4th match of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup will be played amongst the two group D members, Sri Lanka and South Africa. Both of the teams have adequate experience of playing World Cup matches and have clashed with each other 17 times in T20Is. Of these 17 encounters, the Proteas have maintained their supremacy by emerging victorious on 12 occasions, whereas Sri Lanka only has 5 victories to their name. This group match will take place at Nassau County International Cricket Stadium, New York.

Live Streaming Info

You can watch the SL vs SA live on Ten Sports in Pakistan and Sony Sports Network in India. Sri Lanka vs South Africa Live Streaming will begin at 7:30 pm PST and 8:00 pm IST.

Team Analysis

The legendary Sri Lanka spinner, Wanindu Hasaranga will lead the Asian team in this 9th edition of the T20 World Cup. Perhaps, an important asset of the Sri Lankan squad is the abundance of quality all-rounders who can contribute effectively to the team’s performances in tough situations. These all-rounders include Angelo Mathews, Dasun Shanuka, and Dhanajaya De Silva. 

Moreover, the Sri Lankan team also enjoys the advantage of having a stable and destructive top order featuring players like Kusal Mendis, Sadeera Samarawickrama, and Pathum Nissanka. However, the poor form of Dasun Shanaka might prove to be a disadvantage for Sri Lanka as Dasun leads the middle-order and an over-reliance on him might prove to be costly.

South Africa is entering this International tournament with a strong line-up in both batting and bowling department. African pacers like Lungi Ngidi, Marco Jensen, and Anrich Nortje are one of the Proteas’ strengths. These pacers proved themselves in the latest edition of the T20 World Cup held in 2022 as well, where they produced quick dismissals at an admirable economy. Other impact players from the South African squad include prominent names like Quinton de Kock, Geralt Coetzee, Keshav Maharaj, and none other than their skipper, Aiden Markram.

Match Insights

South Africa are the favorites to win this match and score two important points early in the group stages. However, the outcome of this match highly depends upon the toss results as the Nassau County International Cricket Stadium pitch is brand new and apparently batsman-friendly. All eyes are set on the Sri Lankan skipper, Wanindu Hasarnaga who will be performing in the T20 World Cup after a long time. Moreover, cricket fans are eager to see which of the South African stars will shine in this match. 


Will South Africa score their first win in their journey of finally winning a World Cup title? Or will it be Sri Lanka who will snatch the victory to relive their champion days? Click on the link provided above to watch Sri Lanka vs South Africa Live Streaming.