Tharindu Kaushal Bagged Five to Take Sri Lanka “A” on Top!
The effort of both young off spinner Tharindu Kaushal and pacer Nuwan Pradeep Sri Lanka “A” were able to stay strong end of the third day of second 4-day encounter against visitors West Indies “A” at Matara Uyanwatta Stadium.
Sri Lanka’s first inning was restricted for 166 today as Shannon Gabrial bagged five wickets for Windies. Kithruwan Vithanage who scored 54 topped with the bat for Sri Lankan inning.
West Indies opener Kraig Brathwaite lead from the front with 76 runs while the other top order batters failed to score double figures for their inning.
The young spinner Tharindu Kaushal bagged 5 wickets for 73 while Nuwan Pradeep bagged 3 for 28 runs to restrict Windies to 155 for the first inning.
Sri Lanka scored 63 for 4 at the stumps as skipper Upul Tharanga topped with 40 runs.
Sri Lanka “A” leading the three match 4-day series 1-0.