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Sri Lanka 131/9 (20 ov)
West Indies 134/6 (13.1 ov)
West Indies won by 4 wickets
Player of the match: Kieron Pollard
That's all we have for this game as my colleague, Prashanth Satish, and I, Lavil Saldanha bid you goodbye. Stay tuned to Sportskeeda for live match coverage and the latest sports-related news. Toodles for now as we look to catch up with you real soon. TA-DA!
Angelo Mathews: We got a good start at the top of the order with Dickwella and Nissanka batting really well in the middle. But we were mistaken in assessing the conditions and the pitch and lost too many wickets. We were a few runs short. 160 would have been a competitive total. In the end, credit where due. West Indies played better cricket and as they held their nerve to seal the chase 
Kieron Pollard is the man of the match for his record-breaking knock of 38 runs in 11 balls and a catch in the match 

Kieron Pollard: 
As the captain of the team and one of the more senior members of the side, it was my duty and responsibility to support the young guys like Sinclair. We trusted him with the new ball in hand and he did pretty well under pressure. (On hitting 6 sixes) I understood the pitch after a couple of hits in the first few deliveries. Positive intent coupled with shots on the pitch helped me clear the ropes. I backed my power-hitting instincts and managed to contribute to the team's cause. Was in a bit of a dilemma out in the middle whether to settle for 30 runs or go for a maximum, but in the end, went for the six and got it. A good win for our side this as we head into the next match of the series
West Indies win the match by 4 wickets.

The margin on top is highly deceptive. As one-sided the margin looks, it isn't so as the Windies have fought hard for a victory. A one-sided contest was on the cards, but Sri Lanka had an excellent fightback as they fought and punched above their weight, but unfortunately couldn't add on to the momentum on offer.

132 was a modest target for the Windies as they possess a good batting depth in their ranks. Evin Lewis started off the innings with a bang as he smashed 19 runs off the very first over. Lendl Simmons, Lewis' partner at the other end wasn't too far away as he smashed 20 runs in the over to follow. Later, the pair took on the next over from Akila Dananjaya and smashed 10 more runs and the Windies raced away to 48 in 3 overs.

Dananjaya had other plans though. The wily leggie bowled a magnificent over as he took an excellent hat-trick as he snapped up Evin Lewis, Chris Gayle, and Pooran off consecutive deliveries, being the fourth only Sri Lankan player to do so.

But how do you come back from a hattrick? A normal batsman would suggest that you stay on the back foot and play the bowler without attacking him much. Kieron Pollard has other thoughts on that question. The West Indies captain took on Akila Dananjaya, fresh off a hattrick, and smashed him away for 6 sixes in the last over of the powerplay as he became the second only batsman in IT20's to smash 6 sixes in the over

Wickets fell at the other end, as Wanindu Hasaranga accounted for the fall of Simmons, Pollard, and Fabian Allen. West Indies looked in trouble again, but Jason Holder and Dwayne Bravo batted with a cool head as they played the overs patiently, with Holder fittingly finishing off the match with a maximum to bring home the Windies
13.1 Nuwan Pradeep to Jason Holder, SIX! WEST INDIES WIN! Full-length ball outside the off-stump and Holder pumps this one over long-on for a maximum. What a game we have had!
Bandara is thrown the ball on that occasion and bowls the first over of his international career. Bowls full and gets the ball to spin both away and into the batsman and has got the odd googly that's is deceptive to the batsman's eye.

Nuwan Pradeep to bowl the 14th over
Over: 13 | Summary: 1 0 0 1 0 0 Bowler: Ashen Bandara Score: 128/6
12.6 Ashen Bandara to Dwayne Bravo, tossed up outside the off-stump, Bravo gets forward and defends off the inside half of the bat
12.5 Ashen Bandara to Dwayne Bravo, length ball on off-stump, Bravo defends this off his back foot to the off side.
12.4 Ashen Bandara to Jason Holder, length ball on stump line and Holder punches this one down to long-on for another single. Just 4 needed now!
12.3 Ashen Bandara to Jason Holder, tossed up outside the off-stump and Holder drives it to the cover fielder, no run
12.2 Ashen Bandara to Jason Holder, quicker and full on off-stump, Holder defends this one back to the bowler
12.1 Ashen Bandara to Dwayne Bravo, tossed up on leg-stump, swept away down to fine-leg for a single.
7 runs coming from the over. Jason Holder's 4 in the previous over has helped the West Indies inch closer to victory as they have managed to pull off this chase, with the wrist spinners troubling them every now and then. An excellent batting display from the Windies batsmen

Ashen Bandara will bowl the first over of his IT20 career
Over: 12 | Summary: 0 1 1 1w 0 4 0 Bowler: Dushmantha Chameera Score: 126/6
11.6 Dushmantha Chameera to Jason Holder, BOUNCER! Short one well directed and Holder cannot get high enough to pull that one, the irony.
11.5 Dushmantha Chameera to Jason Holder, FOUR! Short of a good-length outside the off-stump and Holder stands tall and punches this one past the sweeper cover fielder for a boundary.
11.4 Dushmantha Chameera to Jason Holder, short of a good-length just outside the off-stump, Holder is on his back foot as he defends this one into the ground.
11.4 Dushmantha Chameera to Jason Holder, WIDE! Slower ball gone wrong this time, he will have to deliver that one again.
11.3 Dushmantha Chameera to Dwayne Bravo, short of a good-length outside the off-stump, Bravo gets across and tucks it away to the leg side for a single.
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