In the tour match on July 26, 2018, South Africa gained the toss and elected to bat first and scored 293 runs all out in 49.4 overs. The opener of the team Q de Kock † has gone with duck, HM Amla contributed 16, F du Plessis (c) scored 71 runs, JP Duminy 19, DA Miller 40, RR Hendricks 59, PWA Mulder 56 and CJ Dala 19. AM Fernando, NGRP Jayasuriya, and KN Peiris these three Sri Lanka bowlers took two wickets every of them, B Fernando and I Udana took one wicket every of them. Sri Lanka all out with 230 runs in 44.1 overs and South Africa gained by 63 runs. PWA Mulder took three wickets, T Shamsi took the identical, CJ Dala took two wickets, L Ngidi and JP Duminy took one wicket every of them.