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Hashim Amla will not take part in the fourth ODI between South Africa and Sri Lanka after the veteran batsman pulled out last moment due to personal reasons.

The match will be played on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, and will start at 1:00 PM SAST, 4:30 PM SLST. St George's Park in Port Elizabeth will host the match. South Africa has already won the five-match ODI series 3-0 but their aim would be to keep dominating the Sri Lankan side.

Cricket live telcast and streaming info

SuperSport will telecast in South Africa. Sony Six will broadcast the match Live in the Indian subcontinent. SonyLiv will stream the game live.

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Read: Sri Lanka vs South Africa 3rd ODI live streaming on Sony Six at 1 PM IST

Markram, JP Duminy called back

Aiden Markram has been called back into the side along with JP Duminy.

Both the players have performed quite well in the ongoing domestic one-day games. Hashim Amla was earlier called into the side as well but pulled out last moment due to his father's illness.

In his absence, it has been announced that Markram will take the opening slot with Quinton de Kock. According to the Cricbuzz report, Reeza Hendricks and Wiaan Mulder have been dropped out of the squad for the last two games of the series after failing to make valuable contributions in the first three matches.

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Kusal Perera ruled out of the series

Sri Lanka has failed to win all their previous eight ODIs in South Africa since 2016. To make an impression and look to walk away from this tour with a little confidence, the visitors will need to come back and win these next two games.

Kusal Perera, who has been called as key to the success for the Sri Lankan side, has been ruled of the rest of the tour with a hamstring injury. Amidst this, Upul Tharanga could well be the one whom Captain Lasith Malinga turns to, considering his experience. Other than this, Sri Lanka could try the same side for the fourth ODI.

The Port Elizabeth track offers ample amount of swing, it's quite rare to see it being a perfect batting surface.

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The pitch will definitely help the seamers with the ball as seen earlier, the track may slow down while the old getting softer. The weather will stay clear with lots of sunlight available in the stadium. There are no chances of rain, which spoiled the previous game in Durban.

Sri Lanka has secured a unique distinction as being only Asia team to beat South Africa in a Test series in South Africa in this tour.