u-Rabada no-Shamsi bahlela ukunqoba okulula kwama-Proteas kwi-ODI yokuqala

 Kagiso Rabada (3rd L) celebrating the wicket along with team mates  (Photo by Isuru Sameera Peiris/Gallo Images)

Kagiso Rabada (3rd L) celebrating the wicket along with team mates (Photo by Isuru Sameera Peiris/Gallo Images)

u-Kagiso Rabada no-Tabraiz Shamsi bathathe ama-wicket amane umuntu emunye ukuhlelela ama-Standard Bank Proteas ukunqoba okulula ngama-wicket amahlanu kusele ama-overs angu-19 kumdlalo wokuqala wama-One-Day Internationals amahlanu bedlala ne-Sri Lanka e-Dambulla ngeSonto.

Usuhlangene umdlalo awufikanga kuma-overs angu-66 njengoba i-Sri Lanka ikhishwe ngama-runs angu-193 kuma-overs angu-34.3 futhi ama-Proteas afika kumphumela wabo kuma-overs angu-31.

Kube okwesithupha u-Rabada (4/41 in 8 overs) ethathe ama-wicket amane noma adlule kumdlalo futhi kwaba okokuqala bedlala ne-Sri Lanka kwathu u-Shamsi wathola u-4/33 kuma-overs angu-8.3 ethola i-career best uma kudlalwa nawo wonke amanye amaqembu.

u-Quinton de Kock naye ungenile ezincwadini zamarekhodi ngokunqaka okuhlanu umdlali wama-Proteas bedlala ne-Sri Lanka, enza kangcono kuno-Dave Richardson no-Mark Boucher abathola okune.

u-Rabada, okhiphe ama-wicket amathathu kwi-spell sakhe sokuqala, no-Lungi Ngidi babeke i-innings ye-Sri Lanka ku-36/5 (kanye ne-run out ka-JP Duminy ekhaliphile) ngaphambi kokuthi iqembu lasekhaya lithole amathuba amahle ngesikhathi u-Kusal Perera (81 off 72 balls, 11 fours, 1 six) no-Thisara Perera (49 off 30 balls, 8 fours) bahlaselile nge-partnership yama-runs angu-92 nge-wicket yesithupha kuma-overs ayisishagalolunye kodwa u-Shamsi wathola umklomelo wakhe we-Man of the Match ngesikhathi ebakhipha bobabili futhi waqeda ukulwa kwe-Sri Lanka.

Impendulo yama-Proteas ihlelwe i-partnership ye-wicket yesithathu yama-runs angu-86 phakathi kwa-De Kock no-Faf du Plessis abahlanganise ama-runs angu-47 umuntu emunye.

u-Duminy, ukhombise ifomu yakhe yama-ODI esikhathini eside, wavala nomdlalo enama-runs angu-53 emabholeni angu-32 (6 fours, 2 sixes). Lomdlali oshaya ngesandla sesinxele uyisebenzise kahle i-sweep ebhekene nama-spinners e-Sri Lanka ngaphambi kokuqeda umdlalo ngokushaya ibhola kuma-covers nge-back foot.

Obekumele kujabulise abaqeqeshi kakhulu kulomdlalo indlela abashayayo ababhekene ngayo nama-spinners e-Sri Lanka laba ababili abahamba phambili, u-Akila Dananjaya no-Lakshan Sandakan, bekhokhela ama-wicket amane abawatholile, baphisana ngama-runs angu-124 phakathi kwabo kuma-overs angu-18.

Kube okokuqala ama-Proteas enqoba e-Dambulla kwimidlalo emithathu. Umdlalo wesibili we-ODI uzoba i-D/N enkundleni efanayo ngoLwesithathu.