Windies A square series

Jamaica Gleaner - - SPORT -

PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka (CMC): WEST INDIES A pro­duced an­other clin­i­cal per­for­mance to crush Sri Lanka A by a mas­sive 333 runs on yes­ter­day’s fi­nal day of the sec­ond four-day Test, and square their three-match series at 1-1.

The Caribbean side bun­dled out the hosts for a mea­gre 147 in their sec­ond in­nings, an hour af­ter lunch at the Pallekele In­ter­na­tional Cricket Sta­dium, to com­plete a dom­i­nant out­ing and make amends for their seven-wicket de­feat in the first Test in Colombo last week.

West Indies A were pro­pelled by their trio of seam­ers as Delorn John­son (2-13),


Ke­mar Roach (2-24) and Keon Joseph (2-30) all picked up two wick­ets apiece while left-arm spin­ner Gu­dakesh Motie-Kan­hai claimed two for 33.

Scores: West Indies A 509 for nine decl. and 216 for three decl; Sri Lanka A 245 and 147.

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