Live Cricket Score West Indies vs Sri Lanka 2013 5th tri-series match at Port of Spain

A win for West Indies will ensure them a berth in the final of tri-series © AFP

Port of Spain: Jul 7, 2013

West Indies and Sri Lanka will lock horns in the fifth match of a tri-nation One-Day series, at Port of Spain.

West Indies will take on Sri Lanka in the fifth match of the Caribbean ODI tri-series at the Queen’s Park Oval in Port of Spain, Trinidad on Sunday. The West Indies come into the match after getting thumped by India in the previous match by a huge margin, while on the other hand Sri Lanka will be on a big high after completely outplaying India in Kingston, Jamaica earlier in the tournament.

West Indies still sit atop the points table with nine points from three games after winning two matches. Sri Lanka are in second position ahead of India only on the basis of net run rate. They have played two matches and have won one match so far. West Indies need a victory to be certain of qualifying for the final on July 11. Sri Lanka have to win to keep their chances alive.


West Indies: Chris Gayle, Johnson Charles (wk), Darren Bravo, Marlon Samuels, Devon Smith, Kieron Pollard (c), Lendl Simmons, Darren Sammy, Jason Holder, Ravi Rampaul, Kemar Roach.

Sri Lanka: Upul Tharanga, Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara (wk), Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews (c), Lahiru Thirimanne, Jeevan Mendis, Nuwan Kulasekara, Shaminda Eranga, Ajantha Mendis, Lasith Malinga.

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