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Steve Smith scored 116 off 102 balls with 8 fours and 3 sixes against England.
Rassie van der Dussen has a batting average of 88.25 in ODI cricket.
David Miller has been moved into batsman's category.
Lasith Malinga will continue to captain the T20I team in the three-match series as an extension to his limited-overs duty.
Oshada Fernando lost an opportunity to make his debut memorable as he had to sacrifice his wicket for Kusal Mendis.
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Mendis played a confident and match-winning knock of 84 runs to seal the memorable series win for Sri Lanka in South Africa.
Kusal Mendis stormed into the top 20 after his match-winning knock in Port Elizabeth.