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SA men's and women's cricket teams out of #WT20

The World Cup dream is over for both the South Africa's men's and women's cricket teams.

FILE: The World Cup dream is over for both the South Africa's men's and women's cricket teams. Picture: AFP

JOHANNESBURG - The World Cup dream is over for both the South Africa's men's and women's cricket teams.

Both crashed out of the World T20 yesterday following a string of disappointing results during their campaigns in India.

Following their seven wicket loss to New Zealand, the SA women's team has crashed out of the World T20.

Captain Mignon du Preez says it's a tough pill to swallow.

"It's really sad and I think as a team everybody is really hurting and really sad about the outcome."

The men have also seen their chances vanish after England beat Sri Lanka in Delhi.

After two losses, the Proteas needed other results to go their way, one of those being a Sri Lanka victory over England.

However, it was the English who were victorious by 10 runs, ensuring that regardless of what Faf du Plessis and his men do tomorrow in their final group game, it will not be enough to lift them out of the group stage forcing the South African public to come to terms with another Cricket World Cup failure.

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