At Sharjah, October 28. West Indies won by eight wickets. Toss: West Indies.

Except for Ranatunga, who struck six fours and three sixes in an unbeaten 83 from 92 balls, Sri Lanka could make little headway against Benjamin and Cummins. Simmons and Richardson added 137 in 34 overs for West Indies' second wicket; Simmons was bowled only two short of their target.

Man of the Match: P. V. Simmons.