World Cup 2019, Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Venue stats, head-to-head record, and key players
With England registering a win against India, Sri Lanka were knocked out of the competition while West Indies were already out of the competition with just one win from seven matches.
Having failed to capitalize on good form against Pakistan to seal a win, Sri Lanka came back from the jaws of defeat courtesy of Lasith Malinga's magic to register a 20-run victory over hosts England. The Asian side will have to toil hard in their remaining games against West Indies and India to end their campaign on a high.
With a sole win in their seven outings, West Indies team have been struggling to find form in England. Apart from the frontline pacers, none of the other players have had much impact for the two-time world champions in this World Cup. Jason Holder will be gunning for his men to register a win from this game.
Date: Monday, 1st July 2019
Time: 03:00 PM IST
Venue: Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
League: ICC World Cup 2019
Live Telecast: Star Network
Online Streaming: Hotstar
Avg 1st Innings score: 240
Avg 2nd Innings score: 182
Highest Total: 314/4 (44.4 Ov) by ENG vs AUS
Lowest Total: 99/10 (26.1 Ov) by ENG vs SL
Highest Chased: 314/4 (44.4 Ov) by ENG vs AUS
Lowest Defended: 274/6 (41 Ov) by ENG vs PAK
Matches played: 56
Won by West Indies: 28
Won by Sri Lanka: 25
No result : 3
Head-to-Head at WC
Matches played: 8
Won by West Indies: 4
Won by Sri Lanka: 3
No Result: 1
- Andre Russell has been ruled out of the World Cup following his injury.
- Sunil Ambris has been named the replacement for the big Jamaican.
- Suranga Lakmal might feature in the starting lineup in this fixture.
- Jeevan Mendis can make way for Milinda Siriwardana.
- Chris Gayle
- Shai Hope
- Jason Holder
- Kusal Perera
- Kusal Mendis
- Lasith Malinga
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