WI vs SL Stats : West Indies will take on Sri Lanka in the third and final T20I match at Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua late tonight (8 March). The series is tied at 1-1 after Sri Lanka’s come back 43 runs win in the second T20I and now both the sides will lock horns in the decider to clinch the series. The pitches in this series have been spin friendly so far and the trend should continue as it will be played at the same venue so spinners from both sides will play a big role like last two matches and batsmen need to bat very carefully. West Indies’ big hitter need to bat sensibly and once they get set then can score big runs and on the other hand, Sri Lanka will rely on their spin trio of Akila Dananjaya, Wanindu Hasaranga and Lakshan Sadakan.
West Indies vs Sri Lanka Statistical Preview of the Third T20I : A list of all the major stats and records ahead of the Third T20I between West Indies and Sri Lanka in Antigua –
Head to Head in T20I Cricket : West Indies and Sri Lanka have played 13 T20I matches, of which West Indies won 6 while Sri Lanka won 7.
WI vs SL in T20I format :
Matches – 13
WI won – 6
SL won – 7
1 – Sri Lanka have won only one of their last ten T20I matches and this win came against West Indies itself in the last match here in Antigua two days ago.
5 – West Indies have won five of their last six T20I matches against Sri Lanka.
32 – Evin Lewis needs 32 more runs to complete 1000 runs in T20I cricket. He will become sixth West Indies batsman to achieve this milestone.
300 – Kieron Pollard is just 7 wickets away from completing 300 wickets in T20 Cricket.
28 – Chris Gayle has bagged 28 ducks in T20 Cricket. The joint most ducks bagged by a batsman in this format along with Dwayne Smith.
6 – Sri Lanka spinner Wanindu Hasaranga has taken 6 wickets at an average of 5.83 in 2 matches of this series so far.
19.42 – Nicholas Pooran averages only 19.42 in T20I Cricket. He has played 26 T20I matches so far in which he has scored 2 fifty plus scores.
8 – Sri Lanka spinners took eight out of ten wickets in the last T20I match which was played at the same venue (Antigua).