|WI||274/5 (49.4 ov)|
|SL||273/8 (50.0 ov)|
|Evin Lewis||st Dinesh Chandimal b Lakshan Sandakan||103||121||8||4||85.12|
|Shai Hope||c Nuwan Pradeep b Thisara Perera||84||108||6||0||77.78|
|Nicholas Pooran||Not Out||35||38||4||0||92.11|
|Darren Bravo||c Ashen Bandara b Thisara Perera||10||10||0||1||100|
|Kieron Pollard||lbw b Nuwan Pradeep||15||11||1||1||136.36|
|F Allen||c Ashen Bandara b Nuwan Pradeep||15||7||1||1||214.29|
|Jason Holder||Not Out||2||4||0||0||50|
|Total||274/5, 49.4 (ov)|
|Extras||10(lb 5, b 1, nb 1, w 3)|
|Fall of wicket|
|Evin Lewis at 192 runs, in 37.2 over,Shai Hope at 194 runs, in 38.5 over,Darren Bravo at 212 runs, in 41.6 over,Kieron Pollard at 233 runs, in 45.5 over,F Allen at 249 runs, in 47.2 over|
|Danushka Gunathilaka||bowled b Jason Mohammed||96||96||10||3||100|
|Dimuth Karunaratne||bowled b Alzarri Joseph||1||3||0||0||33.33|
|Pathum Nissanka||bowled b Alzarri Joseph||10||13||1||0||76.92|
|Oshada Fernando||c Jason Holder b Akeal Hosein||2||3||0||0||66.67|
|Dinesh Chandimal||c F Allen b Jason Mohammed||71||98||3||2||72.45|
|Ashen Bandara||c Romario Shepherd b Jason Mohammed||18||28||1||0||64.29|
|Thisara Perera||runout Shai Hope||19||25||2||0||76|
|Wanidu Hasaranga||c Alzarri Joseph b Jason Holder||47||31||2||4||151.61|
|Lakshan Sandakan||Not Out||2||2||0||0||100|
|PVD Chameera||Not Out||1||1||0||0||100|
|Total||273/8, 50.0 (ov)|
|Extras||6(lb 1, b 0, nb 0, w 5)|
|Fall of wicket|
|Dimuth Karunaratne at 7 runs, in 2.2 over,Pathum Nissanka at 32 runs, in 6.5 over,Oshada Fernando at 50 runs, in 8.4 over,Danushka Gunathilaka at 150 runs, in 29.2 over,Ashen Bandara at 186 runs, in 37.4 over,Dinesh Chandimal at 204 runs, in 41.5 over,Wanidu Hasaranga at 268 runs, in 49.1 over,Thisara Perera at 271 runs, in 49.4 over|
|49.41||Nuwan Pradeep to Nicholas Pooran: 1 run.|
|49.34||Nuwan Pradeep to Nicholas Pooran: FOUR.|
|49.24||Nuwan Pradeep to Nicholas Pooran: FOUR.|
|49.10||Nuwan Pradeep to Nicholas Pooran: No runs.|
|48.61||PVD Chameera to Nicholas Pooran: 1 run.|
|48.51||PVD Chameera to Jason Holder: 1 run.|
|48.40||PVD Chameera to Jason Holder: No runs.|
|48.30||PVD Chameera to Jason Holder: No runs.|
|48.21||PVD Chameera to Nicholas Pooran: 1 run.|
|48.11||PVD Chameera to Jason Holder: 1 run.|
|47.62||Nuwan Pradeep to Nicholas Pooran: 2 runs.|
|47.54||Nuwan Pradeep to Nicholas Pooran: FOUR.|
|47.51||Nuwan Pradeep to Nicholas Pooran: wide, 1 run.|
|47.41||Nuwan Pradeep to Nicholas Pooran: wide, 1 run.|
|47.44||Nuwan Pradeep to Nicholas Pooran: FOUR.|
|47.30||Nuwan Pradeep to Nicholas Pooran: No runs.|
|47.2w||Nuwan Pradeep to F Allen: Wicket!, Caught by Ashen Bandara. No runs.|
|47.16||Nuwan Pradeep to F Allen: SIX.|
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