Get Sri Lanka vs West Indies 2nd ODI match Prediction for West Indies tour of Sri Lanka 2020. SL vs WI 2nd ODI match Prediction being played on 26th February 2020 at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium, Hambantota. Who will win West Indies vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI match prediction is available here.
SL vs WI 2nd ODI Match Prediction
After defeating the touring side in a very close called first One Day match, Sri Lanka are now challenging West Indies in the 2nd ODI match for West Indies tour of Sri Lanka 2020 cricket series. As of now, Sri Lanka leads the ongoing One Day series by 1-0 against West Indies. However, if the Caribbean team wins this match, this One Day series will go even. Now, the 2nd ODI match Sri Lanka vs West Indies will take place at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium, Hambantota on 26th February 2020.
Oh! What an encounter it was, when Sri Lanka tried to host the first One Day match for West Indies. After winning the toss, Sri Lankan team decide to ball first. But, a marvelous hundred from opener Shai Hope provided West Indies a stable start. Later, Darren Bravo and Roston Chase too played notable innings for their team. As a result, West Indies posted a handsome total of 289 for 7 in 50 overs.
In return, Sri Lanka needed to chase 290 in 50 overs to win this game. Though, top batting line up of Sri Lanka team provided a fine start as Aviskha Fernando and Dimuth Karunaratne both scored brilliant fifties. However, after their departure Sri Lanka begin to loose wickets in short intervals.
But, strong nerves of Wanindu Hasaranga made him stay on the crease and win this match for his team in last over. In the end, Sri Lanka run down this target in the last over for the cost of nine wickets.
Now, the two teams will meet again for further play in this series.
West Indies will win. Though, the Caribbean team lost the previous game, but they have so much potential in their players to win this match. However, their bowling needs to improve. And also, their bowlers need to strike for early wickets to create pressure on the opponent side.
On the other side, Sri Lanka will be looking forward to win this match. They won the previous match in style and now the time has come to keep this winning momentum going. All in all, we are going to witness and exciting One Day match between these two teams.
Sri Lanka Team Squad
Avishka Fernando, Dimuth Karunaratne(c), Kusal Perera(w), Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Dhananjaya de Silva, Thisara Perera, Wanindu Hasaranga, Isuru Udana, Lakshan Sandakan, Nuwan Pradeep, Shehan Jayasuriya, Niroshan Dickwella, Dasun Shanaka, Lahiru Kumara.
West Indies Team Squad
Shai Hope(w), Sunil Ambris, Darren Bravo, Roston Chase, Nicholas Pooran, Kieron Pollard(c), Jason Holder, Keemo Paul, Hayden Walsh, Alzarri Joseph, Sheldon Cottrell, Fabian Allen, Brandon King, Rovman Powell, Romario Shepherd.