Cape Town – An issue with the floodlights at Newlands has seen play suspended during the 5th and final ODI between the Proteas and Sri Lanka on Saturday.
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This came on a day when Eskom announced that they would be implementing stage-four load shedding.
The development at Newlands, however, has nothing to do with Eskom or load shedding and is instead a circuiting issue.
Technicians are working on the problem in the hope that play will continue.
When the players left the field, South Africa were well on their way to securing a 5-0 series win.
Chasing 226 for victory, the Proteas were 135/2 after 28 overs with Aiden Markram (67*) and Rassie van der Dussen (28*) at the wicket.
The ground is also set to host the first T20I against Sri Lanka on Tuesday.
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