South Africa crushed Sri Lanka by 316 runs in their ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 match on October 7, 2023 at the Arun Jaitley Arena in Delhi, India.
South Africa batted first and scored a mammoth 428/5 of every 50 overs. David Mill operator scored a splendid 149* off 118 balls, while Aiden Markram (90) and Rilee Rossouw (75) likewise made huge commitments.
In answer, Sri Lanka were bowled out for 112 in 43.3 overs. Just Pathum Nissanka (36) and Charith Asalanka (24) offered any opposition. Keshav Maharaj took 4/23 for South Africa, while Lungi Ngidi and Kagiso Rabada took two wickets each.
South Africa’s triumph was their greatest ever over Sri Lanka in ODI cricket. It was likewise their most memorable triumph in the 2023 World Cup, and put them in runner up in the gathering table.
Player of the Match: David Mill operator (South Africa)