On Monday (8th March) night, South Africa Legends will fight against Sri Lanka Legends in the eighth game of the Road Safety World Series 2020/21.
Sri Lanka Legends are currently in the second position in the points table with 8 points in three matches. Meanwhile, South Africa Legends are in the fourth position in the same points table with 4 points in one game.
Road Safety World Series 2020/21, Match 8: South Africa Legends vs Sri Lanka Legends – Match Preview
South Africa Legends
South Africa Legends will restart their journey in the Road Safety World Series with this match. In the last year, they played only one match where they beat West Indies Legends.
South Africa Legends have big names like skipper Jonty Rhodes, Makhaya Ntini, Loots Bosman, Justin Kemp, Alviro Petersen etc. South African cricket fans will enjoy seeing their legends once again on the cricket ground.
Jonty Rhodes (C), Morné van Wyk, Garnett Kruger, Roger Telemachus, Justin Kemp, Alviro Petersen, Nantie Hayward, Andrew Puttick, Loots Bosman, Zander de Bruyn, Thandi Tshabalala, Monde Zondeki, Makhaya Ntini and Lloyd Norris-Jones.
Sri Lanka Legends
Sri Lanka Legends have already restarted their journey in the Road Safety World Series by comfortably beating West Indies Legends by 5 wickets. In the last year, they beat Australia Legends but suffered a defeat against India Legends.
In their recent match against West Indies Legends, captain Tillakaratne Dilshan first took the wicket of Mahendra Nagamootoo and then he scored 47 off 37 balls (8 fours). Upul Tharanga guided the team to the successful chasing by scoring 53 not out off 35 balls (8 fours).
Sri Lankan bowlers will try to take more wickets in this upcoming match.
Thilakaratne Dilshan (C), Sanath Jayasuriya, Farveez Maharoof , Rangana Herath, Thilan Thushara, Ajantha Mendis, Chamara Kapugedera, Upul Tharanga, Chamara Silva, Chinthaka Jayasinghe, Dhammika Prasad, Nuwan Kulasekara, Russel Arnold, Dulanjana Wijesinghe and Malinda Warnapura
Road Safety World Series 2020/21, Match 8: South Africa Legends vs Sri Lanka Legends – Match Prediction
Sri Lanka Legends have already restarted their journey in this Road Safety World Series while South Africa Legends haven’t played a game for around a year. So, Sri Lanka Legends will start this match with an upper hand.