Batting first Sri-Lanka will not be happy with the kind of batting they did in their first innings as they were all out for just 200 runs in 66 overs of 1st day of play. Opener Koushal Silve got a first ball duck and was out on the fourth ball of the innings. Koushal Mandi’s and Karunaratne made some runs and took the total to 34 but then both of them went into the pavellion in just a spon of 3 balls Karunaratne (39) was LBW by Jason Holder while Kushal Mandi’s was cought by Dinesh Ramdin of Roach when he was on 13 runs.
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Dinesh Chandimal and Angele Mathews too was not very much impressing innings as they made just 25 and 14 runs respectively. Wickets were trumbling continuesly as first mathews was cought by Brathwaite of Jason Holder and then Chandimal was out bowled by Taylor Siriwadon however took his time and played for some time as he made a half century his innings of 64 runs includes 6 fours and 2 sixes he played 111 balls for his 64 runs before he was cought by Jerore Taylor of Jomel Warricon’s ball. The wickets were falling at regular interwals witch at the end lead to a score of just 200 runs from 66 overs.
Batting second West Indies didn’t played much as the overnight score was just 9 runs on the loss of 1 wickets which was of opener Shai Hope who was out LBW by Dhammika Prasad. While Kraig Bathwait and Devendra Bishoo were out on the crease.
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