SA kick-starts the T20 with a win

South Africa launched the T20 league against Sri Lanka with a win.

Choosing to bat first after winning the toss earlier today, South Africa were 163/5 in 20 overs.

Despite Sri Lanka’s desperate efforts to chase the score, Sri Lanka scored 135/6 with Dinesh Chandimal at 66 not out, and Chamika Karunarathne at 22 not out.

The next T20 match is to be played on Sunday (12).