Sri Lanka cricket team became the first Asian side to win a Test series in South Africa after winning the series by 2-0. This was Sri Lanka’s sixth series in South Africa and their first win. Kusal Perera was given the Man of the Series award. Before Sri Lanka, only Australia and England have defeated South Africa in a Test series at home.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for NIACL AO Mains Exam:
- Sri Lanka capital: Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, Currency: Sri Lankan Rupee, President: Maithripala Sirisena.
- South Africa Capital: Cape Town, Currency: South African Rand, President: Cyril Ramaphosa.