Highlights, Sri Lanka vs West Indies 1st Check at Galle, Full cricket rating: SL publish 267/3 at stumps
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Toss information: Sri Lanka received the toss and elected to bat within the first Check in opposition to West Indies at Galle on Sunday.
The hosts opted for 5 specialist bowlers for his or her first match within the new ICC World Check Championship cycle, together with left-arm spinners Praveen Jayawickrama and Lasith Embuldeniya.
West Indies are giving a debut to Jeremy Solozano, a left-handed top-order batsman from Trinidad.
“We have to again him and his plans. He is carried out lot of fine issues to get right here and… he is a disciplined participant,” stated Kraigg Brathwaite, the West Indies captain.
“The wicket is fairly good and we all know how Galle will behave,” stated Dimuth Karunaratne, the Sri Lanka captain.
“There can be lot of flip in a while and we wish to take advantage of (of it) by batting first.”
Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne (captain), Pathum Nissanka, Oshada Fernando, Angelo Mathews, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dinesh Chandimal, Ramesh Mendis, Suranga Lakmal, Lasith Embuldeniya, Praveen Jayawickrama, Dushmantha Chameera
West Indies: Kraigg Brathwaite (captain), Jeremy Solozano, Jermaine Blackwood, Nkrumah Bonner, Roston Chase, Kyle Mayers, Jason Holder, Joshua Da Silva, Rahkeem Cornwall, Shannon Gabriel, Jomel Warrican.
Umpires: Kumar Dharmasena and Ruchira Palliyaguruge (SRI)
TV umpire: Raveendra Wimalasiri (SRI)
Match referee: Ranjan Madugalle (SRI)
With AFP inputs