Sri Lanka v. South Africa
Sri Lanka v South Africa Twenty20 Series 2013
Toss: South Africa won the toss and elected to bat.
Result: South Africa win by 22 runs
- This is only the third T20 encounter between these nations, South Africa have won both of the initial meetings, batting first in each match.
- JP Duminy hit his fifth T20 half century in the first match of this series, his first since 2011 against Australia, he also recorded his best ever bowling figures (3-18) in this format.
- This is Sri Lanka's fifth T20 match at Hambantota, they have won two and lost two of their first four games at the venue.
- Angelo Matthews needs 17 runs to become the fifth Sri Lankan to score 500 runs in this format of the game.
- In the first game of this series Duminy became the ninth player in the world to score 1,000 T20 runs at international level.