SL vs WI Dream11 Prediction: The second and final Test match between hosts Sri Lanka and West Indies is scheduled to start from 29 November-3 December at the Galle International Stadium in Galle. Sri Lankan team took a 1-0 lead in the two-match Test series by registering a comprehensive 187-run victory over West Indies in the first Test match at the same venue. Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne led his team from the front with a fabulous knock of 147 runs in the first innings and also scored 83 runs in the second innings of the opening Test. On the other hand, West Indies will be hoping to come up with a better effort both with the bat and ball. The hosts Sri Lanka will be eyeing to complete a brilliant Test series whitewash by winning this second and final Test match.
Fixture Name: 2nd Test, Sri Lanka vs West Indies
Competition: Sri Lanka vs West Indies Test
Date: 29 November
Time: 10 AM IST
Ground: Galle International Stadium, Galle
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The pitch at the Galle International Stadium will offer conditions that will provide enough of help to both the batters and fast bowlers. Things looked really good for the batters as seen in the last few games played here in Galle. However, bowling first will be a good decision after winning the toss and picking more of spinners and pacers will be an ideal option from the fantasy cricket point of view.
Team Form Guide:
SL (recent last): W W D D D
WI (recent last): L L W L L
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Dimuth Karunaratne Stats in Test
Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne has an excellent record in the longest format of the game while playing in the home conditions. Karunaratne composed a stunning innings of 147 runs in the first innings and scored 83 runs in the second innings of the first Test against West Indies.
Dinesh Chandimal Stats in Test
For the Sri Lankan team, senior wicket-keeper batter Dinesh Chandimal will surely be a key performer to watch out for in this home Test series. Chandimal has amassed more than 4100 runs with a highest score of 164.
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Jason Holder Stats in Test
West Indies all-rounder Jason Holder has been immensely effective both in the batting as well as bowling departments. Holder has notched up more than 2400 runs and also taken as many as 137 wickets at an impressive average of 26.66.
Kraigg Brathwaite Stats in Test
West Indies captain Kraigg Brathwaite will have to lead his side from the front in these challenging Lankan conditions. Brathwaite has amassed more than 4000 runs that includes a total of 22 half-centuries and 9 hundreds.
Sri Lanka will be hoping to perform with the best of their abilities and the likes of Dimuth Karunaratne, Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews and Dhananjaya de Silva will be expected to play an important role with the bat. The trio of Praveen Jayawickrama, Suranga Lakmal and Lasith Embuldeniya will form a crucial part of the bowling attack. On the other hand, the West Indies team will once again bank upon the likes of Kraigg Brathwaite, Roston Chase, Jermaine Blackwood and Kyle Mayers to take up the responsibility in the batting department while the likes of Jomel Warrican, Jason Holder, Shannon Gabriel and Rahkeem Cornwall will be their main bowlers. Toss will play a crucial role in these challenging conditions that will assist the spinners. According to the SL vs WI today match prediction & Sri Lanka vs West Indies cricket betting tips, Sri Lanka are the favourites to win this match.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Dinesh Chandimal
BATTERS: Dimuth Karunaratne, Kraigg Brathwaite, Pathum Nissanka, Angelo Mathews
ALL-ROUNDERS: Jason Holder, Roston Chase, Dhananjaya de Silva
BOWLERS: Lasith Embuldeniya, Praveen Jayawickrama, Jomel Warrican
For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Jason Holder, Dinesh Chandimal.
For Grand League: Dimuth Karunaratne, Kraigg Brathwaite.