West Indies vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 4: Mendis’ unbeaten 94 keeps Sri Lanka alive

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Kusal Mendis hit nine boundaries and two sixes during his unbeaten knock of 94

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Sri Lanka were set a target of 453 to win by the West Indies on the fourth day in Trinidad, but the tourists concluded the fourth day needing 277 more runs for victory thanks to opener Kusal Mendis’ unbeaten 94.

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West Indies vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 3: Powell stretches lead to 360 after West Indies bowl Sri Lanka out for 185

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Kieran Powell struck six boundaries and two sixes during his unbeaten knock of 64

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West Indies batsman Kieran Powell scored an unbeaten 64 to push his side’s lead to 360 after the bowling attack bowled Sri Lanka out for 185 on the third day of the first Test in Trinidad.

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West Indies vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 2: West Indies strike thrice after Dowrich’s ton

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Shane Dowrich celebrates after scoring his second Test century

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Despite a couple of rain delays, the West Indies put themselves in complete control of the second day in Trinidad as they took three quick wickets after wicketkeeper Shane Dowrich scored a career-best 125 not out.

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West Indies vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 1: Dowrich, Holder come to the rescue after Sri Lanka make early inroads

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Shane Dowrich (left) and Jason Holder aided the West Indies with a much-needed 90-run partnership

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West Indies wicketkeeper-batsman Shane Dowrich and captain Jason Holder rescued their side with a 90-run partnership after Sri Lanka left them in a spot of bother early on in Trinidad.

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