ICC World T20 2014 warm-up match: Sri Lanka win toss, elect to field against West Indies
West Indies defeated Sri Lanka in the ICC World T20 2012 final © Getty Images
Mar 19, 2014
Sri Lanka won the toss against West Indies and elected to field in the ICC World Twenty20 (T20) 2014 warm-up match at Dhaka on Wednesday.
Both the teams have won their first warm-up tie and will be looking to continue their winning form in the lead up for the main draw, which kicks off on Friday.
Catch live scorecard of the Sri Lanka (SL) vs West Indies (WI) match here
Once again Chris Gayle was the danger man for the West Indies, when his innings of an unbeaten 58 along with Dwayne Smith helped their side reach victory over England comfortably on Tuesday.
Sri Lanka on the other hand, guided by Lasith Malinga‘s four-wicket haul, defeated India on Monday.
Defending Champions West Indies defeated Sri Lanka in the final of the ICC World T20 2012 and the Caribbeans will be looking to repeat it.
Darren Sammy is the skipper of the West Indian outfit, whereas, Angelo Mathews is leading Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka: Dinesh Chandimal (c), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Rangana Herath, Mahela Jayawardene, Nuwan Kulasekara, Suranga Lakmal, Lasith Malinga, Angelo Mathews, Ajantha Mendis, Kusal Perera, Thisara Perera, Seekkuge Prasanna, Kumar Sangakkara (wk), Sachitra Senanayake, Lahiru Thirimanne.
West Indies: Darren Sammy (c), Samuel Badree, Dwayne Bravo, Johnson Charles, Sheldon Cottrell, Andre Fletcher, Chris Gayle, Sunil Narine, Denesh Ramdin, Ravi Rampaul, Andre Russell, Marlon Samuels, Krishmar Santokie, Lendl Simmons, Dwayne Smith.
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