Sri Lanka 'A' set 153 to win v Windies 'A'

Sunday, November 05, 2017

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Sri Lanka A require 153 runs to defeat West Indies A at the Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium to wrap up a 2-0 sweep in this the final of their three match unofficial One-Day International (ODI) series.

West Indies A won the toss and opting to take first strike, never really got going and were bowled out for 152. ‘Test’ captain Shamarh Brooks lead the way with 35. Andre McCarthy (27) and Sunil Ambris (20) were next best scorers, as no other batsman made it to 20.

Left-arm Pacer Vimukthi Perera led the visitors’ bowling attack with 4-25, with fellow seamers Lahiru Kumara (2-30) and Shehan Madusanka (2-35) offering support.


West Indies A — Jahmar Hamilton (captain), John Campbell, Montcin Hodge, Sunil Ambris, Andre McCarthy, Shamarh Brooks, Rahkeem Cornwall, Kyle Mayers, Odean Smith, Ronsford Beaton, Sheldon Cottrell.

Sri Lanka A — Dhananjaya de Silva (captain), Charith Asalanka, Sandun Weerakkody, Shehan Jayasuriya, Roshen Silva, Wanidu Hasaranga, Amila Aponsu, Lahiru Kumara, Vimukthi Perera, Nipun Karunanayake, Shehan Madunsanka

Sherdon Cowan




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