Sri Lanka vs South Africa 3rd Match ICC CT 2017 Highlights

Watch the highlights of Sri Lanka vs South Africa 3rd Match ICC CT 2017 - ICC Champions Trophy tournament of the Group B 3rd ODI match played between South Africa and Sri Lanka at The Oval, London in 03rd June 2017.

Sri Lanka vs South Africa 3rd Match ICC CT 2017 Highlights
Hashim Amla celebrates his 25th ODI hundred © Clive Rose / Getty Images

Hashim Amla's record-breaking century, Faf du Plessis' fifty and JP Duminy's assault before Imran Tahir's four-for helped to South Africa's record 96-run victory over Sri Lanka in a historic game of the third match of a Champions Trophy.

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* South Africa's 96-run win was their sixth largest victory by terms of runs against Sri Lanka in One-day international and It is their biggest win against Sri Lanka in Champions Trophy (KnockOut).

* 151 Innings : Hashim Amla became the fastest to reach 25 ODI centuries in terms of innings, beating Virat Kohli's record, He took 162 innings to reach this epic feat.

* 25 : Hashim Amla hit the most centuries for South Africa in One-day international cricket history, surpassing the previous record of 24 hundreds hit by AB de Villiers.

* Hashim Amla hit the sixth most centuries hit by any batsman against Sri Lanka in One-day internationals.

* 145 : Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis set up the record second-wicket partnership for South Africa against Sri Lanka in One-day international, previously held by the 144-run stand between Hashim Amla and Jacques Kallis at Paarl in 2012, South Africa's second highest second-wicket stand in Champions Trophy (KnockOut) and the joint eighth highest second-wicket partnership in Champions Trophy (KnockOut), jointly 145-run stand held by between Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid against South Africa at Nairobi (Gym) in 2000.

South Africa scored 299-6 in 50 overs with top scorer by Hashim Amla 103 - which was his 25th ODI hundred, his fifth century against Sri Lanka in ODIs and his first ODI hundred in Champions Trophy (KnockOut).

Faf du Plessis struck 75 off 70-balls including 6-fours, JP Duminy hammered a unbeaten 38 off 20-balls included 5-fours & a six with strike rate of 190, Quinton de Kock 23, Chris Morris 20 and David Miller 18.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Nuwan Pradeep picked up two-wickets, Suranga Lakmal and Seekkuge Prasanna each took one wickets.

Sri Lanka scored 203 for all-out in 41.3 overs with top scorer by Upul Tharanga struck 57 off 69 deliveries included 6-fours.

Kusal Perera scored a unbeaten 44 off 66-balls including 5-fours and Niroshan Dickwella hammered a 41 off 33-balls included 5-fours & a six with strike rate of 124.24.

South Africa best bowler by Imran Tahir claimed a 4-wickets for 27-runs from 8.3 overs, Chris Morris took 2-wickets and one for Morne Morkel and Kagiso Rabada.

Hashim Amla named Player of the match for his masterclass 103-runs knocked off facing 115-balls including 5-fours and 2-sixes.



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