Where Rangana Herath win the man of the match, but many fans wants to give this award to Tillakaratna Dilshan, because of his all round performance with batting bowling and captainship.
While chasing only 90 runs to win the game Tillakaratna Dilshan hits a 50 in just 40 balls and while he is bowling he also take a wicket and just give 11 runs in his 4 overs. In this Road Safety World Series Dilshan’s captaincy is looking so good whenever have to chase 150+ runs or have bowl out South Africa in just 89 runs in both matches he does his captaincy very well.
In the second match against South Africa, Dilshan won the toss and decided to bowl first. Six of the bowlers bowled for Sri Lanka and every of them got wickets, where kulasekara, Herath and S Jayasuriya picks two wickets and each other bowlers takes one wickets, and stop the South Africa team in just 89 runs. While chasing the target Tillakaratna Dilshan scores a 50 with 7 fours. But for picking the main wickets of Z de Bruyn and G Kruger and for his economical bowling he was selected for the man of the match award.
South Africa’s innings
In the South African innings none of the batsman can score 40 runs, the first down batsman Andrew Puttick is the only batsman who score some runs for his team he scored 39 runs in 46 balls with help of 4 fours, and with him Z de Bruyn scores 15 runs along with 2 fours, other than these two bats man none of the other can even score 10 runs. After that while they have to bowl then there is a only bowler who picks a wicket he is Garnett Kruger.
The Asian team win this match by 9 wickets in hand in just 13.2 overs, currently they are in the second spot after India legends
Reaction of twitter after this Match
While Russel Arnold says “Good win today .. Jeez TM Dilshan the skipper could still play for SL eh.. Very pleased with our fielding today and the good old fashioned choke really working @RSWorldSeries #SLvSA .. In the semis and we survive another day”
While Cric Tracker wrote “Tillakaratne Dilshan’s all-round efforts propel SL Legends to a grand win over SA Legends.”
And so many peoples was so impressed with the special shot of Dilscoop and wrote so many things after seeing that their child hood memories happing once again.