West Indies vs Sri Lanka T20I series 2020-21 – 2nd T20I

West Indies vs Sri Lanka T20I series 2020-21

2nd T20I:

Second T20I of 3 T20I matches between West Indies and Sri Lanka is going to be played at the Coolidge Cricket Ground, Antigua on March 5th 2021.

Sri Lanka Tour of West Indies History:

The teams completed 12 meetings in the shortest format of cricket, till date. The host won 6 times, whereas the opponent won the same number of times (6 times). 

The biggest consecutive winning streak for the West Indies team against Sri Lanka was 5 T20Is between 2015 to present.

The longest streak of undefeated for the West Indies team against Sri Lanka was 5 T20Is from 2015 to present.

The biggest consecutive winning streak for Sri Lankan team against West Indies was 4 T20Is between 2009 to 2012.

The longest streak of undefeated for Sri Lankan team against West Indies was 4 T20Is from 2009 to 2012.

Last 5 (completed) match results of the West Indies against Sri Lanka are WWWWW.

West Indies Backyard:

On the soil of West Indies, the teams faced each other just twice. The home side won once and lost once.

The most consecutive winning streak for the West Indies team against Sri Lanka in the West Indies was 1 T20Is.

The longest streak of undefeated for the West Indies team against Sri Lanka in  theWest Indies was 1 T20Is.

The most consecutive winning streak for Sri Lankan team against West Indies in the West Indies was 1 T20Is between 2012 to 2021.

The longest streak of undefeated for Sri Lankan team against West Indies in the West Indies was 1 T20Is from 2012 to 2021.

Last 5 (completed) match results of West Indies against Sri Lanka in West Indies are WL – – -.

West Indies vs Sri Lanka T20I series 2020-21 – 1st T20I

Points and Rankings:

The series is the comparison between the ninth rank (West Indies) and tenth rank (Sri Lanka) team. The host has equal points as the visitors.

The Home Team:

If the host will win the series by 3-nil, then the host will earn 6 points and promote by 3 ranks in the position, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose the 4 points without getting impact in the position. 

In case, the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose 3 points without impact in the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn 4 points and be promoted by 3 ranks in the position. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will lose 1 point with no impact on the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will earn 2 to 3 points and promote but 1 to 2 ranks. 

Drawing the series will help the team to earn 1 point without any impact in the position.

Last 5 (completed) match results of the West Indies are WLLWW.

The Visiting Team:

If the visiting team will win the series by 3-nil, then the team will earn 5 points without any impact in the rankings, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose the 6 points with losing 4 positions in the rankings. 

In case, the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose 4 points with losing 4 positions in the rankings. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn 4 points with no impact in the position. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will lose 2 points with losing 4 positions in the rankings. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will earn 1 to 2 points with no impact in rankings. 

Drawing the series will neither gain nor lose either the points or in the position.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Sri Lanka are LLLLL.

The Second Outing:

The result of the match will impact the team’s points, as if the result will go in favor of the host then the team will gain 2 points and promote 2 positions in the ranking, and the visitors will lose 3 points with no impact in the rankings. On the other hand, in case of a reverse result, the visitors will gain 2 points and promote 3 positions in the ranking, and the host will lose 1 point with losing 1 position in the ranking.

Venue Weather:

Weather forecast of Antigua shows the weather would be pretty clear throughout the match. There is extremely less chance of rain, as the precipitation percentage would be from 3% to 7%. The temperature would be 25 Celsius. The wind would be between 11 – 13 km/h. The wind would increase and the temperature would be steady throughout the match.

Coolidge Cricket Ground, Antigua

Toss and Pitch:

Teams preferred to field first after winning the toss, which happened in only played matches, and the selection favored the team, as the team won the game.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are W – – – -.

On the other hand, the teams who chose to bat first never happened, yet.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are – – – – -.

Overall, once the team won the toss, won the matches and never lost, yet.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are W – – – -.

Particularly, for West Indies, the team won the toss once in only played games, and the team won.

Last 5 (completed) match results of West Indies at the venue, while winning the toss, are W – – – -.

Last 5 (completed) match results of West Indies at the venue, while losing the toss, are – – – – -.

The first batting team never won the matches, yet. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won the match once.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are L – – – -.

Score:

The lowest defended total was not recorded, yet, and the highest successful chase 132 runs in 2021.

The first inning lowest / highest total was 131 runs in 2021. For the second inning, the lowest / highest total was 134 runs in 2021.

The batting average of the first innings is 14.55 and 22.33 is for the second innings.

T20I History Between the Teams at the Venue:

Both the teams faced each other once at the venue. The home team won the outing.

Last 5 (completed) match results of West Indies against Sri Lanka at the venue are W – – – -.

Teams’ T20I History at Venue:

The home team won the only played game. The visiting team is searching for the first victory at the ground.

Last 5 (completed) match results of West Indies at the venue are W – – – -.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Sri Lanka at the venue are L – – – -.

Tentative XI for both the Teams:

West Indies:

The home side would go with winning XI.

West Indies Eleven: C. Gayle, E. Lewis, L. Simmons, N. Pooran, K. Pollard, D. Bravo, J. Holder, F. Allen, K. Sinclair, O. McCoy, F. Edwards

Sri Lanka:

The visiting team would go with the same combination.

Sri Lanka Eleven: N. Dickwella, D. Gunathilaka, P. Nissanka, D. Chandimal, A. Mathews, A. Bandara, T. Parera, W. Hasaranga, A. Dhananjaya, N. Pradeep, D. Chameera

*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left.
*Notes: D means draw in “last five series results”.