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West Indies beat Sri Lanka in second ICC World T20 warm-up
Published on March 20, 2014 Email To Friend    Print Version

DHAKA, Bangladesh -- Dwayne Bravo starred with bat and ball as West Indies registered victory by 33 runs over Sri Lanka in their second official warm-up match ahead of the ICC World T20 tournament.

The allrounder made 43 off 31 balls with six boundaries as the world champions rattled up 172-5 off their 20 overs at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium. The innings was given a great start by opener Dwayne Smith with 60 (45 balls, 8x4, 2x6) and a boost at the end by skipper Darren Sammy with 30 not out (14 balls, 1x4, 2x6).

Bravo then returned with the impressive bowling figures of 3.4-0-29-3 as Sri Lanka were bowled out for 139 off 19.2 overs. Ace off-spinner Sunil Narine was again in top form with 4-0-24-4.

West Indies

D Smith LBW Prasanna 60
C Gayle c Thisara Perera b Herath 12
A Fletcher LBW Herath 4
Dwayne Bravo c Jayawardene b Lakmal 43
L Simmons c Chandimal b Mendis 10
D Sammy* not out 30
A Russell not out 2
Extras: (b 4, lb 1, w 3, nb 3) 11
Total: 172/5 (20 Overs)

Did not Bat: D Ramdin+, R Rampaul, S Narine, SS Cottrell, M Samuels, K Santokie, J Charles, S Badree.

Fall of Wickets: 1-47 (Gayle, 5.4 ov), 2-55 (Fletcher, 7.5 ov), 3-104 (Smith, 12.6 ov), 4-129 (Simmons, 16.1 ov), 5-154 (Bravo, 18.5 ov).

Sri Lanka Bowling: A Mathews 2-0-14-0, N Kulasekara 4-0-38-0, A Mendis 3-0-43-1, R Herath 4-0-20-2, S Prasanna 3-0-14-1, Thisara Perera 0.4-0-14-0, S Lakmal 2.2-0-16-1, T Dilshan 1-0-8-0.

Sri Lanka (Target 173)

Kusal Perera c Charles b Badree 4
T Dilshan b Dwayne Bravo 43
M Jayawardene c Narine b Rampaul 0
K Sangakkara+ b Dwayne Bravo 24
L Chandimal* c Smith b Narine 14
S Prasanna b Russell 2
A Mathews b Narine 18
Thisara Perera LBW Narine 0
T Kulasekara LBW Narine 14
L Thirimanne not out 14
S Senanayake b Dwayne Bravo 2
Extras (lb 2, w 1, nb 1) 4
Total: 139 All Out (19.2 Overs)

Did not Bat: L Malinga, R Herath, S Lakmal, A Mendis.

Fall of Wickets: 1-10 (MDKJ Perera, 2.4 ov), 2-18 (Jayawardene, 3.1 ov), 3-72 (Sangakkara, 10.3 ov), 4-73 (Dilshan, 10.5 ov), 5-83 (Prasanna, 12.4 ov), 6-107 (Chandimal, 15.2 ov), 7-107 (Mathews, 15.3 ov), 8-109 (NLTC Perera, 15.6 ov), 9-134 (Kulasekara, 17.5 ov), 10-139 (Senanayake, 19.2 ov).

West Indies Bowling: S Badree 4-0-30-1, R Rampaul 2-0-11-1, Sunil Narine 4-0-24-4, Dwayne Bravo 3.2-0-29-3, C Gayle 3-0-18-0, A Russell 3-0-25-1.

Result: West Indies won by 33 runs

Players Per Side: 15 (11 batting, 11 fielding)

Toss: Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to field

Umpires: K Dharmasena (Sri Lanka) & N Llong (England)
TV Umpire: R Kettleborough (England)
Match Referee: R Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
Reserve Umpire: R Illingworth (England)
 
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