Sri Lanka Vs West Indies Live score card,Ball to Ball commentry
Now it’s down to semis, however they performed in league doesn’t matter in semis. Super 10’s have finished. Both the teams have qualified by winning their last game in the league stage. Sri Lanka are current no.1 in ICC rankings and West Indies are defending champions .Sri Lanka has recently got good memories in this particular stadium, They lifted Asia cup by defeating Pakistan.
Sri Lanka Vs West Indies previous outings
Sri Lanka’s journey to semis
Won Against South Africa by 5 runs
Won against Netherlands by 5 wickets
Lost to England by 6 wickets
Defeated New Zealand by 59 runs
West Indies Journey to semis
Lost to India by 7 wickets
Won against Bangladesh by 73 runs
Defeated Australia by 6 wickets
Defeated Pakistan by 84 runs
Sri Lanka vs. West Indies Semifinals players to watch out for
Malinga: Arguably the best fast bowler in T20.Hard to pick in slog over’s .West Indies key to success is they played exceptionally in slog over’s with the help of Darren Sammy. It would be interesting to see how much West indies can target in 5 over’s out of which Malinga bowls 3 over’s .
Samuel Badree: He has been underrated bowler has been overshadowed by Sunil Narine, But has proved his worth in the championship. He has picked 10 wickets so far this tournament. Sri lankans are good playing spin. Should see how keeps his nerve
Sunil Narine: He is the hardest bowler to pick in current era. Picked up 6 wickets so far
Rangana Herath: Hasn’t played first three games, but was picked for last game against New Zealand. Produced a magical spell picked up 5 for 3 which helped Sri Lanka to semis.
West Indies: Darren Sammy (captain), Chris Gayle, Dwayne Smith, Lendl Simons, Marlon Samuels, Dwayne Bravo, Denesh Ramdin (wicketkeeper), Andre Russell, Samuel Badree, Sunil Narine, Krishmar Santokie, Ravi Rampaul, Andre Fletcher, Sheldon Cotterell, Johnson Charles.
Sri Lanka: Dinesh Chandimal (captain), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kusal Perera, Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara (wicketkeeper), Dinesh Chandimal, Lahiru Thirimanne, Angelo Mathews, Thisara Perera, Rangana Herath, Suranga Lakmal, Seekkuge Prasanna, Ajantha Mendis, Nuwan Kulasekara, Chaturanga de Silva.