SL win by 187 runs

T.P. Lokuliyana | Published: 2:03 PM Nov 25 2021
Sports SL win by 187 runs

Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 187 runs in the first Test in Galle.

Chasing 348 for victory, WI were bowled out for 160 in their second innings after lunch on day five.

In bowling for the hosts, Lasith Embuldeniya captured five for 46, while Romesh Mendis took four for 64.

The overnight pair of Joshua da Silva and Nkrumah Bonner extended their partnership to 125 runs.

Da Silva was out for 54, while Bonner remained unbeaten on 68.

Sri Lanka made 386 in their first innings, and declared at 191 for four in the second.

WI were bowled out for 230 in their first innings.

T.P. Lokuliyana | Published: 2:03 PM Nov 25 2021

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