“We came back strongly at the end of our tour and needed to prove a point after being bowled out for 43 in the first ODI,” said Sri Lanka skipper Tillakaratne Dilshan.
Sri Lanka won by 2 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Big knocks from captain Tillakaratne Dilshan (87), man-of-the-match Thisara Perera (69) and Dinesh Chandimal (59) lifted the visitors to 304-5 after the home side reached to 299-7 with skipper AB de Villiers (96) to the fore.
South Africa won by 4 runs (D/L method)
Half-centuries from Hashim Amla and JP Duminy helped South Africa secure a five-wicket win in the second one-day international against Sri Lanka
South Africa won by 5 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Hashim Amla hit a century before South Africa’s opening bowlers sent Sri Lanka crashing as the host nation swept to a huge 258-run win in the first one-day international at Boland Park
South Africa won by 258 runs
Thilan Samaraweera made 115 not out, his second century of the series, as Sri Lanka managed to avoid an innings defeat. They were bowled out for 342, leaving South Africa needing only two runs to win the match and the series.
Nuwan Kulasekara has returned to the Sri Lanka squad for the one-day series against South Africa.
South Africa won by 10 wickets
Sri Lanka scored its ninth Test match win outside the sub-continent and probably the most significant ever when they outclassed South Africa by 208 runs with a full day to spare in the second Test at Sahara Stadium Kingsmead.
Sri Lanka won by 208 runs
Vernon Philander took 5-49 to go with his five wickets in the first innings to deservedly take the man-of-the-match award.
South Africa won by an innings and 81 runs