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South Africa vs Sri Lanka ODI halted as swarm of BEES forces players and umpires to hit the deck -

South Africa's ODI against Sri Lanka was halted on Saturday morning as a swarm of BEES forced the players and umpires to take evasive action. The batsmen and fielders hit the deck as the insects invaded the outfield at the Wanderers in Johannesburg.and more »

South Africa v Sri Lanka match delayed by swarm of bees, beekeeper's dash to Wanderers saves the day - ABC Online

The players had taken evasive manoeuvres. The groundsmen seemed clueless as to what to do. The match delay was now stretching towards the hour mark. In front of nearly 30,000 people, a swarm of thousands of bees invaded the Wanderers pitch in ...and more »

Highlights South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, cricket scores and updates: Proteas clinch series with 7-wicket win - Firstpost

Toggle between above tabs to switch between ball-by-ball commentary and full scorecard. 2nd ODI report: South Africa captain AB de Villiers hailed an "almost perfect performance" after his team crushed Sri Lanka by 121 runs in the second one-day ...and more »

South Africa vs Sri Lanka: AB de Villiers stars as hosts win by 7 wickets, clinch series - Firstpost

Johannesburg: South Africa routed Sri Lanka by seven wickets to take the third one-day international at the Wanderers on Saturday in a match held up for an hour after bees swarmed onto the famous arena. The hosts also took a winning 3-0 lead in the ...and more »

SA leaves Sri Lanka pink and blue - Randburg Sun

South Africa's bowling and Ab de Villiers' brilliance with the bat once again hurt a struggling Sri Lanka side, when the Proteas beat the visitors by seven wickets at the Bidvest Wanderers Stadium to gain an unassailable 3–0 lead in the five-match ODI ...and more »

Bee intrusion stops play in South Africa-Sri Lanka 3rd ODI: Video and Twitter reactions - Cricket Country

Cricket has seen weird stoppages of play. The early tea break during the India-England Test Visakhapatnam Test due to a dog intrusion is fresh in our minds. Now on a day when pink and AB de Villiers (the man who averages over 97 donning pink) were the ...and more »

Bees stop play during cricket international in South Africa - Irish Times

South Africa's 'pink' one-day international against Sri Lanka encountered an unexpected hazard when a swarm of bees interrupted play for almost half an hour at the Wanderers. The hosts, who took the field wearing the pink strip used annually in aid of ...and more »

Pink Day sold out in aid of cancer - Times LIVE

Tomorrow's Pink Day ODI against Sri Lanka being sold out indicates the day's popularity. PRETTY IN PINK: AB de Villiers celebrates smashing the fastest-ever one-day century off just 31 balls during the ODI between South Africa and West Indies at the ...and more »

Pretorius, De Villiers sew up series for South Africa -

South Africa 164 for 3 (De Villiers 60, Amla 34) beat Sri Lanka 163 (Dickwella 74, Pretorius 3-19, Tahir 2-21) by seven wickets. Scorecard and ball-by-ball details. Play 01:52. Thank goodness we bowled them out in less than 40 overs - de Villiers ...and more »

Bees and bowlers upset Sri Lanka as South Africa wins series - Daily Mail

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Allrounder Dwaine Pretorius claimed career-best figures as South Africa beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the third one-day international at the Wanderers on Saturday. Pretorius came into the South African team in place of Wayne ...and more »