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Day 5

Day 4

552dThe Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando

Kusal Mendis keeps SL fighting in improbable chase

Setting Sri Lanka a monumental 453 to chase before removing three top-order wickets, West Indies continued to stride towards victory but Kusal Mendis stood in their way with a defiant 94 on on day four

552dESPNcricinfo staff

We just need one more big effort - Stuart Law

The West Indies coach wants his bowlers to hit the right lengths and target the stumps on the final day, taking some assistance from the variable bounce of the pitch

Day 3

553dThe Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando

Powell takes WI 360 ahead after bowlers' day out

As West Indies persisted, their bowlers delivering tight lines and testing lengths long after the morning's swing had disappeared, Sri Lanka's first innings crashed and burned after lunch

Day 2

Day 1

556dThe Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando

Dowrich, Holder keep West Indies alive after early damage

Suranga Lakmal moved the ball skillfully in the morning, and Lahiru Kumara bowled aggressively all day, but a 90-run sixth-wicket stand between Jason Holder and Shane Dowrich ensured the hosts emerged from day one with some credit


Sri Lanka 4th innings Partnerships

1st21MDKJ PereraBKG Mendis
2nd28LD ChandimalBKG Mendis
2nd74AD MathewsBKG Mendis
3rd52ARS SilvaBKG Mendis
4th14PLS GamageBKG Mendis
5th6PLS GamageLD Chandimal
6th23LD ChandimalN Dickwella
7th4MDK PereraN Dickwella
8th3HMRKB HerathMDK Perera
9th1MDK PereraRAS Lakmal
10th0MDK PereraCBRLS Kumara