Morris optmistic ahead of Sri Lanka tour
The South African cricket team will not take any disappointment from their Champions Trophy experience to their ODI series in Sri Lanka, fast bowler Chris Morris said on Monday. It's only a choke if you were in a position to win the game and we never were. Everyone forgets how important the toss was, but Sri Lanka were also in trouble batting first the next day on a dodgy pitch.
The South Africans will play five ODIs and three T20 internationals on the tour of the island nation. The Sri Lankans had won all the previous 50-over series played there.
The only South African win in the 11 ODIs hosted by Sri Lanka was the 124-run triumph in a day/night match at the Khettarama Stadium in Colombo back in September 1993 when the hosts were bundled out for 98.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at The New Age Online