West Indies Tri-Nation Series - 1st match

West Indies v Sri Lanka

West Indies won by 6 wickets (with 73 balls remaining)

11.1

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 3 runs, skiddy length ball, gives some width and is punched firmly off the back foot, past point's dive, but slows down near the rope on a sluggish outfield and is pulled back

11.2

DJ Bravo to Jayawardene, 1 run, length ball steered to third man

11.3

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, 1 run, short and climbing sharply wide outside off, Tharanga reaches out and chops it down for one

11.4

DJ Bravo to Jayawardene, no run, leans right forward and blocks to extra cover

11.5

DJ Bravo to Jayawardene, 1 run, mid on is not exactly haring forward to pick up this push and it is an easy single for Mahela in the end, Bravo is surprised at the tame effort

11.6

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, no run, he edges once more as he tries to steer this, falls short of Gayle at wide slip

Sri Lanka 60/0   DJ Bravo 1-0-6-0

13.1

DJ Bravo to Tharanga, OUT, there comes the first wicket! It was a short of length delivery angling across the left hander, Tharanga chooses to throw his bat at that without moving his feet and pays the price as he gets a feather on that one. It settles in keeper's gloves at a nice comfortable height

WU Tharanga c †Ramdin b DJ Bravo 25 (56m 43b 3x4 0x6) SR: 58.13

13.2

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, no run, he leaves the first delivery as it is wide outside off

13.3

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, no run, this time the bowler correct the line and bowls length on the stumps, Sanga shuffles across and defends it to the leg side

13.4

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, no run, bowls a fuller delivery wide outside off, Sanga lets it go through

13.5

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, 2 runs, he comes forward to this length delivery outside off and creams it to deep extra cover as sweetly as only he can

13.6

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, no run, he comes forward and blocks the length delivery to the off side

Sri Lanka 64/1   DJ Bravo 2-0-8-1

15.1

DJ Bravo to Jayawardene, 1 run, full delivery driven to deep midwicket

15.2

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, 1 run, takes on a pitched up delivery and flashes it down to sweeper cover

15.3

DJ Bravo to Jayawardene, 2 runs, he's played this so well today, moves slightly across and turns it off the pad through midwicket

15.4

DJ Bravo to Jayawardene, FOUR, overpitched, further down the pads, and Mahela needs no more invitation, flicks to the right of short fine leg

15.5

DJ Bravo to Jayawardene, 1 run, loopy full slower one pushed down to long off

15.6

DJ Bravo to Sangakkara, no run, back of a length, some way outside off, Sanga lets it go

Sri Lanka 78/1   DJ Bravo 3-0-17-1

34.1

DJ Bravo to Mathews, 1 run, knocks a full delivery to long on

34.2

DJ Bravo to Thirimanne, no run, pats an overpitched ball on off down the pitch, bowler gets to his left to field

34.3

DJ Bravo to Thirimanne, 1 run, good length ball driven out to the sweeper

34.4

DJ Bravo to Mathews, 1 run, comes in slightly from a length, pushed past midwicket for a single

34.5

DJ Bravo to Thirimanne, no run, what a ripper, angled in good length from round the stumps, holds the line and bounces past the outside edge

34.6

DJ Bravo to Thirimanne, no run, angled in good length around off, pushed to the bowler

Sri Lanka 149/4   DJ Bravo 4-0-20-1

36.1

DJ Bravo to Mathews, 1 run, overpitched and angled down the pads, whipped to deep square

36.2

DJ Bravo to Kulasekara, 1 run, helps a short of a length ball to deep square

36.3

DJ Bravo to Mathews, 2 runs, slower one around off, turned in front of square leg, and they will come back for two

36.4

DJ Bravo to Mathews, no run, good length and skiddy on leg stump, turned to midwicket

36.5

DJ Bravo to Mathews, 1 run, slower full toss worked past midwicket

36.6

DJ Bravo to Kulasekara, 1 run, another slow full delivery worked to deep forward square

Sri Lanka 159/5   DJ Bravo 5-0-26-1

38.1

DJ Bravo to Mathews, 1 run, short ball not getting up much, he drags the pull out to deep midwicket

38.2

DJ Bravo to BMAJ Mendis, 1 run, busy player, this Mendis, walks out and swings a short ball down to fine leg

38.3

DJ Bravo to Mathews, 1 run, slower one on off and middle, nudged square

38.4

DJ Bravo to BMAJ Mendis, no run, lovely, he bowled another one earlier, angled in, round the stumps, good length, and holds its line to beat the outside edge by a few inches, super

38.5

DJ Bravo to BMAJ Mendis, 1 run, hint of straightening again, he runs it behind point for a single

38.6

DJ Bravo to Mathews, 1 run, yet another slower one, Mathews pushes forward and it is in the air for quite a while as it goes down to long on

Sri Lanka 165/6   DJ Bravo 6-0-31-1

46.1

DJ Bravo to Mathews, 1 run, works a full delivery to midwicket and gets off strike first ball

46.2

DJ Bravo to Malinga, 1 run, slower one from round the stumps, runs it to point

46.3

DJ Bravo to Mathews, 1 run

46.4

DJ Bravo to Malinga, 1 run, has a swipe at a very short, short ball, fielder in the deep at midwicket is late and gets to it on the bounce

46.5

DJ Bravo to Mathews, 1 run, now Mathews goes in the air over midwicket, but wide and short of Samuels again

46.6

DJ Bravo to Malinga, no run, allows a bouncer to angle across from round the stumps

Sri Lanka 198/8   DJ Bravo 7-0-36-1

48.1

DJ Bravo to Mathews, 1 run, overpitched on the pads worked to deep square leg

48.2

DJ Bravo to BAW Mendis, no run, belated decision to play this one outside off, ends up dabbing it to wide slip

48.3

DJ Bravo to BAW Mendis, OUT, and this time he's steered it straight to that man, Bravo digging it short from round the stumps, and Ajantha precision-guided it to wide slip

BAW Mendis c Charles b DJ Bravo 2 (5m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 40.00

Sri Lanka 208/10   DJ Bravo 7.3-0-37-2
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Jun 28, 2013

West Indies players take a break, West Indies v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Kingston, June 28, 2013

West Indies players take a break

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Jun 28, 2013

Marlon Samuels and Dwayne Bravo are all smiles after the win, West Indies v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Kingston, June 28, 2013

Marlon Samuels and Dwayne Bravo are all smiles after the win

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