AB de Villiers is set to return to international cricket after being out of action due to injury since June 2016. The prolific batsman is more likely to replace Jon-Jon Smuts who has just scored 17 from two matches.
South Africa Predicted XI
- HG Kuhn, TB de Bruyn, AB de Villiers, M Mosehle (wk), DA Miller, F Behardien (c), WD Parnell, AL Phehlukwayo, AM Phangiso, Imran Tahir and L Ngidi.
Regular skipper Angelo Mathews along with Nuwan Pradeep and Danushka Gunathilaka have sustained injuries and will be flying back to Sri Lanka. Dinesh Chandimal will be leading the side in the absence of Mathews.
Sri Lanka Predicted XI
- N Dickwella, DM de Silva, BKG Mendis, LD Chandimal (c/wk), DAS Gunaratne, S Prasanna, Sachith Pathirana, ST de Silva, KMDN Kulasekara, PADLR Sandakan and I Udana.