Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka correspondent, ESPNcricinfo

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Kraigg Brathwaite led West Indies' fight to save the Test

West Indies v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Gros Islet, 5th day

Brathwaite, bad weather hold off Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka denied series-levelling win as 32.3 overs lost to weather on rainy final day in St Lucia

Kusal Mendis nails a pull

West Indies v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, St Lucia, 4th day

Gabriel gets five again but SL lead nears 300

Two dashing innings - a confident 87 off 117 from Kusal Mendis, and a stroke filled 62 off 70 from Niroshan Dickwella - propelled Sri Lanka to a 287-run lead in St Lucia, edging them ahead in the Test

Shane Dowrich slaps through the off side

West Indies v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, St Lucia, 3rd day

Gabriel strikes for West Indies after narrow lead

Sri Lanka's quicks scythed through the West Indies lower order, and finished only 13 runs behind for the loss of one wicket by stumps

Devon Smith drives

West Indies v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Gros Islet, 2nd day

Smith and Kumara shine on rain-hit day

Only 42.3 overs were possible due to intermittent showers, enough time for the opener to score a fifty and the fast bowler to show some menace

Shannon Gabriel bends his back

Sri Lanka in West Indies 2018

The Shannon Gabriel paradox

He is quick, menacing, and on his day unplayable. Why, though, are such days not more frequent?

Dimuth Karunaratne steers one through the off side

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Karunaratne to captain Sri Lanka A in Bangladesh

Karunaratne, who was ruled out of the ongoing tour of the West Indies with a broken finger, will return to action with the Sri Lanka A squad, which also features Dasun Shanaka, Lahiru Thirimanne and Lakshan Sandakan