Sri Lanka vs West Indies 3rd ODI Highlights – Mar 1, 2020
The home team Sri Lanka showed some magical performances in the first two ODI’s. In the first match, the visitor team West Indies scored 289/7 and the home team Sri Lanka chased down the target 290/9 (49.1/50 overs). It was the highest successful run-chase of the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo cricket ground.
In the second match, the home team Sri Lanka batted first and scored 345 with eight wickets down. It was the second-highest total of the venue after 368/4 also scored by Sri Lankans against Pakistan in 2015. That match Sri Lanka won by 161 runs.
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Sri Lanka win the toss and opted to bat first.
Dimuth Karunaratne: “It’s a really good pitch. We are playing more spinners. Too hot here. Good chance for the spinners. Things are going well, and so we are winning.
Kieron Pollard: “We would’ve batted as well. Toss doesn’t matter. At the end of the day, people tend to go on results only. At the end of the day, you’re a professional cricketer, and you want to put on a good show.”
Sri Lanka team: WIA Fernando, D Karunaratne, MDKJ Perera, BKG Mendis, NTLC Perera, A Mathews, D de Silva, W Hasaranga, I Udana, L Sandakan, N Pradeep (unchanged XI).
West Indies team: S Hope, S Ambris, DM Bravo, R Chase, N Pooran, J Holder, F Allen, K Pollard, A Joseph, S Cottrell, H Walsh (Walsh replaces Keemo Paul).