Cricket

Bravo drives Windies victory

2015-11-11 19:53
Dwayne Bravo (AFP)

Colombo - Seam bowlers Dwayne Bravo and Ravi Rampaul shared seven wickets to propel West Indies to a 23-run victory over Sri Lanka in their second Twenty20 international on Wednesday and draw the two-match series 1-1.

West Indies won the toss and elected to bat first, posting 162 for six in their 20 overs. Denesh Ramdin made 34 not out, while Johnson Charles was out for 34.

Lasith Malinga and Milinda Siriwardana took two wickets each for Sri Lanka.

In reply, Sri Lanka was bowled out for 139 in the last ball of the match. Tillakaratne Dilshan made a second straight half-century and was out for 52.

Bravo returned the best bowling figures, with 4-28, while Rampaul had 3-20.

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