In pics: Sri Lanka vs South Africa, 5th ODI

Updated: February 28, 2015, 5:58 PM IST
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  • The hosts bundled out Proteas for 179, registering a 128-run victory and sealing the series 4-1. Ajantha Mendis took 3 for 36 in his nine overs. (AP Images)

    The hosts bundled out Proteas for 179, registering a 128-run victory and sealing the series 4-1. Ajantha Mendis took 3 for 36 in his nine overs. (AP Images)

  • After Sri Lanka opted to bat first, Tillakaratne Dilshan played an enterprising knock off 99 off 110 balls before Ryan McLaren cleaned up the opener. (AP Images)

    After Sri Lanka opted to bat first, Tillakaratne Dilshan played an enterprising knock off 99 off 110 balls before Ryan McLaren cleaned up the opener. (AP Images)

  • Lahiru Thirammne scored 68 compiling a solid 163-run stand for the second wicket with Dilshan. (AP Images)

    Lahiru Thirammne scored 68 compiling a solid 163-run stand for the second wicket with Dilshan. (AP Images)

  • Kumar Sangakkara then accelerated in death overs scoring 71 not out as Sri Lanka posted 307 for 4 in their 50 overs. (AP Images)

    Kumar Sangakkara then accelerated in death overs scoring 71 not out as Sri Lanka posted 307 for 4 in their 50 overs. (AP Images)

  • In reply, South Africa's Quinton de Kock started briskly scoring 27 off 21 balls but lost his wicket to Sachitra Senanayake. (AP Images)

    In reply, South Africa's Quinton de Kock started briskly scoring 27 off 21 balls but lost his wicket to Sachitra Senanayake. (AP Images)

  • Sri Lankan bowlers soon took control of the game, but skipper AB de Villiers waged a lone battle in the middle scoring 51 off 51 balls. (AP Images)

    Sri Lankan bowlers soon took control of the game, but skipper AB de Villiers waged a lone battle in the middle scoring 51 off 51 balls. (AP Images)

First Published: August 1, 2013, 12:45 AM IST
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