SL VS WI 2ND T20I – Hetmyer and Russel power helps Windies to whitewash the Series


After registering the target of 156 runs by Sri Lanka, Shimron Hetmyer and Andre Russel power lift West Indies to win by 7 wickets and White-Washed the series by 2-0 here in Pallekele. Andre Russel Power-packed batting display continues as he Scored 40 runs off 14 balls including 6 sixes.

After winning the toss, West Indies elected to bowl first. Sri Lanka doesn’t produce confident start, as Avishka Fernando goes for Oshane Thomas in 3rd Over. Sri Lankan Batsman falls like a card in the intermediate time makes the home team in Deep trouble. In the end, Dasun Shanaka and Thisara Perara posted a fighting total of 155 runs. Dasun Shanaka with 31 runs off 24 balls including 3 fours and 1six. Fabien Allen with 2 wickets and a brilliant run out of Angelo Mathews.

In the Beginning, Lendl Simmons goes for a cheap shot made West Indies in deep trouble. But Shimron Hetmyer and Brendon King pull back the score helped Andro Russel to finish off the Formalities at the end of 17th Over. Hetmyer produces slow and steady play with 41 runs off 39 balls and Brandon King with 43 runs off 21 balls including 6 fours and 2 sixes. Man of the Match and Man of the Series goes to Andre Russel for his Powerful impact in all over the field.

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