WI vs SL 3rd T20I LIVE Score: Sri Lanka have strengthened their stronghold over West Indies in the third T20I as they have picked four quick wickets. Wanidu Hasaranaga provided the two early breakthroughs removing openers Lewis and Simmons. Chris Gayle was the last batsman dismissed. Skipper Kieron Pollard registered a duck.
West Indies openers Evin Lewis (21) and Lendl Simmons (26) provided a firm start to West Indies in their run chase against Sri Lanka. The hosts need 132 runs in the final T20I to seal the series 2-1.
80/4 (13 ov)
Sri Lanka score 131/4 in 20 overs
A late flourish from Dinesh Chandimal and middle-order batsman Ashen Bandara has helped Sri Lanka post 131/4 in their 20 overs. Dinesh Chandimal smashed his fifty while Bandara remained unbeaten on 44.
Earlier, three quick wickets left Sri Lanka in trouble as they were 27/3 after 6 overs. If getting the wickets of openers Gunathilaka and Nissanka wasn’t enough, they dismissed Dickwella also in single digits off the final over of the powerplay. Skipper Angelo Mathews too fell quickly for just 11 runs.
The two teams are currently tied 1-1. While Sri Lanka emerged victorious in the last match, West Indies had won the opener.
131/4 (20 ov)
Here are the LIVE updates of West Indies vs Sri Lanka 3rd T20I:
6:11 am: Sandakan to Gayle, out Bowled!!
6:03 am: Sri Lanka are 69/3 after 10 overs.
5:55 am: Chameera to Pollard, out Caught by Dickwella!!
5:48 am: Hasaranga to Simmons, out Stumped!!
5:45 am: West Indies have scored 53/1 after 6 overs.
5:39 am: Chris Gayle walks out to bat.
5:38 am: Hasaranga to Lewis, out Lbw!!
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5:30 am: A little pause as Lewis wants to change his pads.
5:26 am: WI score 26/0 after three overs.
5:19 am: West Indies score 11 runs off their opening over.
5:13 am: Evin Lewis, Lendl Simmons begin West Indies innings.
5:03 am: Innings Break!
5 am: Sri Lanka have scored 131 runs in their 20 overs. Chandimal and Bandara score unbeaten 54 and 44 respectively.
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When will West Indies vs Sri Lanka 2021 3rd T20 be Started? – Date
West Indies vs Sri Lanka 2021 3rd T20 will start from Mar 8, 2021.
What Time West Indies vs Sri Lanka 2021 3rd T20 matches Will begin? Time
West Indies vs Sri Lanka 2021 3rd T20 matches Will begin Start at 3:30 AM IST
What are the venues for West Indies vs Sri Lanka 2021 3rd T20 ? – Venue
West Indies vs Sri Lanka 2021 3rd T20 will be played at Stanford Cricket Ground
West Indies vs Sri Lanka 2021 full schedule:
4rd March: First T20I – Stanford Cricket Ground
6th March: Second T20I – Stanford Cricket Ground
8th March: Third T20I – Stanford Cricket Ground
West Indies vs Sri Lanka 2021 full Squads
West Indies Squads
T20I squad: Kieron Pollard (C), Nicholas Pooran (vc), Fabien Allen, Dwayne Bravo, Fidel Edwards, Andre Fletcher, Chris Gayle, Jason Holder, Akeal Hosein, Evin Lewis, Obed McCoy, Rovman Powell, Lendl Simmons, Kevin Sinclair.
Sri Lanka squad
T20I squad: Dasun Shanaka (C), Dimuth Karunaratne, Danushka Gunathilake, Pathum Nissanka, Ashen Bandara, Oshada Fernando, Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews, Niroshan Dickwella, Thisara Perera, Kamindu Mendis, Wanindu Hasaranga, Ramesh Mendis, Nuwan Pradeep, Asitha Fernando, Dushmantha Chameera, Akila Dananajaya, Lakshan Sandakan, Dilshan Madushanka, Suranga Lakmal.