SA vs SL 1st ODI Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: Skipper Faf du Plessis completed his 11th ODI century as he guided South Africa to a comprehensive eight-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the first ODI. After losing Reeza Hendricks early in the chase, the skipper added 136 runs with Quinton de Kock for the second wicket, before the wicketkeeper-batsman was trapped leg before by Akila Dananjaya on 81. Reeza Hendricks then joined the company of the skipper as both of them stiched an unbeaten 82-run partnership guiding the home side to a comfortable win.
Earlier in the day, Imran Tahir picked three for 26 as Sri Lanka were bowled out for 231 in 47 overs. The visitors got off to a poor start as Lungi Ngidi took two early wickets before Kusal Perera and Oshada Fernando stiched 76 off 78 balls for the third wicket. Kusal Mendis was the top scorer with 60 runs and he added 94 for the fifth wicket with Dhananjaya de Silva before Tahir removed both batsmen in the first two overs of his second spell. With this win South go 1-0 up in the 5-match ODI series.
South Africa232/2 (38.5)
Sri Lanka231 (47.0)
South Africa beat Sri Lanka by 8 wickets