West Indies vs Sri Lanka 39th Match ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Highlights
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39th Match of ICC World Cup 2019: West Indies vs. Sri Lanka
The 39th match of ICC World Cup was played between West Indies and Sri Lanka at the Lord’s on 1st July. West Indies decided to bowl first as they won the toss.
Sri Lanka scored 338 runs in 50 overs with 6 wickets down. It was their third-highest score in World Cups and best score against West Indies in the World Cups.
Avishka Fernando became the top scorer with the score of 104 runs of 103 runs with 9- fours and 2- sixes included. It was his first World Cup century. Kusal Perera made 64 runs off 51 balls with 8- fours included, Lahiru Thirimanne scored 45 runs off 33 balls, Kusal Mendis scored 39 runs off 41 balls with 4- fours included, Dimuth Karunarathe scored 32 runs off 48 balls and Angelo Mathews made 26 runs.
West Indies’ Jason Holder picked 3 wickets, Fabian Allen took 1, Oshane Thomas took 1 and Sheldon Cottrell took 1 wicket.
West Indies could not score more than 315 in 50 overs with 9 wickets down. Nicholas Pooran scored 118 runs off 103 balls with 11- fours and 4- sixes. It was his maiden ODI century. Fabian Allen made 51 runs off 32 balls with 7- fours and 1- six, Chris Gayle scored 35 runs off 48 balls, Shimron Hetmyer made 29 runs off 38 balls and Jason Holder made 26 runs off 26 balls.
Sri Lanka’s Lasith Malinga picked up 3 wickets. Angelo Mathews picked up a wicket in his first delivery. It was his first wicket after 18 months in ODIs. Jeffrey Vandersay took 1 wicket and Kasun Rajitha took one wicket as well.
Avishka Fernando became Player of the match for scoring 104 runs off 103 balls with 9- fours and 2- sixes.
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