Sri Lanka won the T-20 encounter against South Africa’s tour of Sri Lanka played at the R. Premadasa Stadium by 3 wickets. South Africa won the toss and elected to bat. South Africa all out for 98 runs in 16.4 overs. Quinton de Kock is the highest scorer of 20 runs for Proteas. Lakshan Sandakan took 3 wickets. Dhananjaya de Silva and Akila Dhananjaya took 2 wickets each. In reply Sri Lanka were able to hit the target score in 16 overs. Dinesh Chandimal scored the highest runs of 36 for Sri Lanka. Dhananjaya de Silva 31.
- Cabinet approval received for the appointment of the Special Salaries Commission.
- The first Kumbal Perahera of the historic Esala Maha Perehera will parade the streets of Kandy tomorrow