SL win toss, Windies bat first in 2nd ODI
Colombo, Sri Lanka - West Indies have been asked to bat first after Sri Lanka won the toss in the 2nd ERI One-Day International at the Sinhalese Sports Club, on Thursday.
It is an overcast morning with the temperature at 23 Degrees Celsius. The outfield is also a bit damp from heavy rain all week.
Both teams made one change to the sides which played in the rain-affected 1st ODI on Monday. For the Windies, allrounder Dwayne Bravo replaced Shiv Chanderpaul, who is unwell; while for the home side left-arm spinner Rangana Herath replaced off-spinner Ajantha Mendis.
West Indies: Darren Sammy (captain), Chris Gayle, Adrian Barath, Darren Bravo, Ramnaresh Sarwan, Dwayne Bravo, Kieron Pollard, Carlton Baugh, Nikita Miller, Ravi Rampaul, Kemar Roach; 12th man: Devon Smith
Sri Lanka: Kumar Sangakkara (captain), Mahela Jayawerdena, Upul Tharanga, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Chamara Kapugedera, Angelo Mathews, Thilan Samaraweera, Muttiah Muralitharan, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Kalusekera, Rangana Herath; 12th man: Chamara Silva
Umpires: Kumar Dharmasena, Bruce Oxenford
ICC Match referee: Andy Pycroft