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Tri-nation series, results, points table : Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 39 runs

Port of Spain, July 9 (): In the 5th match of the Tri-Nation Series played between West Indies and Sri Lanka at Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad, Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 39 runs (D/L method) in rain-marred match.

Tri-Nation Series – 5th match, West Indies v Sri Lanka, played at Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad

Score card

Toss : West Indies won the toss and chose to field
SL 219/8 (41.0 Ovs)
Reduced to 41 overs due to rain
WI 190/9 (41.0 Ovs)
SL won by 39 runs (D/L method)
Man of the match KC Sangakkara (Sri Lanka)

Points Table:

TRI-SERIES POINTS TABLE
Team Played Won Tie NR Lost Points NRR
Sri Lanka 3 2 0 0 1 9 1.019
West Indies 4 2 0 0 2 9 -0.383
India 3 1 0 0 2 5 -0.524

Match highlights

Due to persistent rain in Port-of-Spain on Sunday, the match was was called off for the day after only 19 overs were bowled during Sri Lanka’s innings. The match continued from that state on Monday.

Kumar Sangakkara knocked a superb 90 run and Angelo Mathews took four wickets as Sri Lanka took up a complete 39-run victory over West Indies via Duckworth Lewis method in their crucial rain-affected 5th ODI match of the tri-nation series.

Set with a revised target of 230 in 41 overs for West Indies on the basis of Duckworth/Lewis scoring method, the run chase was collapsed by the early top-order which left them at 31 for four in 8.2 overs.

With this win, Sri Lanka has got four points to move to the top of the table with nine points from three matches.

Score board: 

Sri Lanka innings (41 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
WU Tharanga c Bravo b Holder 7 18 14 1 0 50.00
DPMD Jayawardene c Smith b Roach 7 21 12 1 0 58.33
KC Sangakkara not out 90 154 95 6 1 94.73
LD Chandimal b Roach 2 9 8 0 0 25.00
HDRL Thirimanne b Samuels 23 78 73 0 0 31.50
AD Mathews* c Smith b Roach 30 29 27 2 2 111.11
BMAJ Mendis c †Charles b Roach 8 3 5 2 0 160.00
KMDN Kulasekara c Bravo b Holder 14 20 9 1 1 155.55
SMSM Senanayake c Bravo b Pollard 7 9 6 0 0 116.66
Extras (lb 4, w 24, nb 3) 31

            Tri-nation series, results, points table : Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 39 runs
Total (8 wickets; 41 overs) 219 (5.34 runs per over)
Did not bat SL MalingaRMS Eranga
Fall of wickets 1-19 (Tharanga, 3.6 ov), 2-19 (Jayawardene, 4.1 ov), 3-29 (Chandimal, 6.2 ov), 4-93 (Thirimanne, 25.5 ov),5-139 (Mathews, 34.1 ov), 6-147 (Mendis, 34.6 ov), 7-201 (Kulasekara, 39.1 ov), 8-219 (Senanayake, 40.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
KAJ Roach 8 2 27 4 3.37 (1w)
JO Holder 8 0 50 2 6.25 (2nb, 4w)
DJG Sammy 9 2 24 0 2.66 (1w)
TL Best 6 0 42 0 7.00 (5w)
MN Samuels 7 0 48 1 6.85 (1w)
KA Pollard 3 0 24 1 8.00 (1nb)
West Indies innings (target: 230 runs from 41 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
CH Gayle c Eranga b Mathews 14 22 17 3 0 82.35
J Charles c & b Eranga 14 27 13 2 0 107.69
DS Smith lbw b Mathews 0 17 14 0 0 0.00
MN Samuels c Jayawardene b Eranga 0 2 4 0 0 0.00
DM Bravo c Mendis b Mathews 70 135 84 4 1 83.33
LMP Simmons c Thirimanne b Eranga 67 92 78 5 4 85.89
KA Pollard* c †Sangakkara b Malinga 0 4 4 0 0 0.00
DJG Sammy c & b Malinga 3 21 9 0 0 33.33
KAJ Roach not out 8 9 11 1 0 72.72
JO Holder b Mathews 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
TL Best not out 5 11 11 1 0 45.45
Extras (w 9) 9

            Tri-nation series, results, points table : Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 39 runs
Total (9 wickets; 41 overs) 190 (4.63 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-25 (Gayle, 4.4 ov), 2-29 (Charles, 5.2 ov), 3-29 (Samuels, 5.6 ov), 4-31 (Smith, 8.2 ov),5-154 (Simmons, 31.6 ov), 6-154 (Pollard, 32.4 ov), 7-172 (Sammy, 36.3 ov), 8-176 (Bravo, 37.2 ov), 9-177 (Holder, 37.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
KMDN Kulasekara 1.5 0 8 0 4.36
RMS Eranga 8 0 46 3 5.75 (1w)
HDRL Thirimanne 4.1 0 16 0 3.84
AD Mathews 8 1 29 4 3.62 (2w)
SMSM Senanayake 9 0 41 0 4.55
SL Malinga 8 2 42 2 5.25 (2w)
BMAJ Mendis 2 0 8 0 4.00
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