Sri Lanka tour of West Indies 2021 is proving out of to be dream series for the home team as Caribbean men have already defeated the visitors in both T20 and ODI series and today the first test match between WI vs SL is happening at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua. Scheduled start time of this test match is 7:30 PM Indian Local Time.
West Indies captain Kraigg Brathwaite has decided to bowl first after winning the toss. Darren Bravo and Jomel Warrican both are missing out in this match unfortunately. For Sri Lanka Pathum Nissanka is making his international debut today and their captain Dimuth Karunaratne said during the coin toss that they will look to score anywhere between 275-300 runs in the first innings.
Sri Lanka (Playing XI): Dimuth Karunaratne(c), Lahiru Thirimanne, Oshada Fernando, Dinesh Chandimal, Dhananjaya de Silva, Pathum Nissanka, Niroshan Dickwella(w), Suranga Lakmal, Vishwa Fernando, Lasith Embuldeniya, Dushmantha Chameera
West Indies (Playing XI): Kraigg Brathwaite(c), John Campbell, Nkrumah Bonner, Kyle Mayers, Jermaine Blackwood, Jason Holder, Joshua Da Silva(w), Rahkeem Cornwall, Alzarri Joseph, Kemar Roach, Shannon Gabriel
WI vs SL 1st Test 21 March 2021 – 25 March 2021 Day by Day Updates
Day 1 – Sri Lanka 1st Innings – 169 All Out – 69.4 Overs – West Indies 1st Innings – 13/0 – 13 Overs – Stumps
Day 2 – West Indies 1st Innings – 268/8 – 101 Overs – Stumps
Day 3 – West Indies 1st Innings – 271/All Out – 103 Overs – Sri Lanka 2nd Innings – 255/4 – 86 Overs – Stumps
Day 4 – Sri Lanka 2nd Innings – 476/All Out – 149.5 Overs – West Indies 2nd Innings – 34/1 – 20 Overs – Stumps
Day 5 – Will be updated soon