World T20 Warm-up Matches

Sri Lanka v West Indies

West Indies won by 33 runs

1.1

Kulasekara to Smith, no run, good length ball outside the off stump to begin with. Smith is onto the back foot and square-drives it to point

1.2

Kulasekara to Smith, FOUR, good length ball outside the off stump. Smith, who is such a good batsman on the back foot, this time takes a forward stride and square-drives it past point for a boundary

1.3

Kulasekara to Smith, no run, comes forward and drives it to point. Three balls, three square-drives. Same fielder involved

1.4

Kulasekara to Smith, 1 run, short ball outside the off stump. Smith pulls it to square-leg for a single.

1.5

Kulasekara to Gayle, no run, Gayle is warming up now! He comes forward and wants to loft it away, but Kula notices it and pitches it short. Gayle defends it back to the bowler

1.6

Kulasekara to Gayle, no run, fuller ball on the off stump. Gayle defends it back onto the pitch.

West Indies 10/0   KMDN Kulasekara 1-0-5-0

3.1

Kulasekara to Smith, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

3.2

Kulasekara to Smith, no run, slower ball on the off stump. Smith comes forward and defends it to the leg side

3.3

Kulasekara to Smith, 1 run, pushes it to square-leg for a single

3.4

Kulasekara to Gayle, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Gayle comes forward and drives it to point

3.5

Kulasekara to Gayle, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Gayle makes room and slices it over point for a boundary. No square drives and related elegance for him

3.6

Kulasekara to Gayle, no run, drives it to mid-off

West Indies 28/0   KMDN Kulasekara 2-0-10-0

17.1

Kulasekara to Sammy, 2 runs, fuller in length outside off, Sammy gets forward and driven it through the extra cover region, direct throw towards the bowler's end but Bravo well inside as they runs a couple

17.2

Kulasekara to Sammy, 1 run, low full toss on middle and leg, swatted it to wide of deep midwicket

17.3

Kulasekara to Bravo, 1 run, length delivery around off as he pushes it infront of cover for a quick single.

17.4

Kulasekara to Sammy, no run, yorker length delivery around off, Sammy digs it out nicely towards short cover

17.5

Kulasekara to Sammy, SIX, full on middle and leg, Sammy gets maximum of it this time. He stays on the crease and launches it to wide of midwicket fence.

17.6

Kulasekara to Sammy, 1 run, yorker length delivery outside off, transfers his weight on the back foot and gets it to long-off

West Indies 147/4   KMDN Kulasekara 3-0-21-0

19.1

Kulasekara to Sammy, SIX, attempted yorker ends up in a low full toss around off, Bravo gathers the power on the back foot and slams it over the sight screen, they are still searching the ball.

19.2

Kulasekara to Sammy, FOUR, he misses the length once again, low full toss outside off, Sammy backs away and crashes it through extra cover

19.3

Kulasekara to Sammy, 1 run, fuller and well outside off, reaches to it and gets it down to long-off

19.4

Kulasekara to Russell, 1 run, shortish and touch slower than the expectation of Russell, swatted to wide of long-on

19.5

Kulasekara to Sammy, (no ball) 1 run, he over-steps now, fullish outside off, pushes it towards cover region

19.5

Kulasekara to Russell, 1 run, fuller in length on middle and leg, he goes back and only manages to get it down to long-on

19.6

Kulasekara to Sammy, 2 runs, length delivery outside off, stride forward and drives it to wide of extra cover region, quick enough to get the extra run.

West Indies 172/5   KMDN Kulasekara 4-0-38-0
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Photos

Mar 19, 2014

The Zing stumps flash after being hit by the ball, Sri Lanka v West Indies, World Twenty20 warm-ups, Mirpur, March 19, 2014

The Zing stumps flash after being hit by the ball

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