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Avishka Fernando 127 - Kusal Mendis 119 - Sri Lanka vs West Indies 2nd ODI 2020 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Avishka Fernando 127 - Kusal Mendis 119 - Sri Lanka vs West Indies 2nd ODI 2020


Watch the highlights of Avishka Fernando 127 - Kusal Mendis 119 - Sri Lanka vs West Indies 2nd ODI 2020 - West Indies tour of Sri Lanka 3-match one-day international series of the 2nd ODI match played between West Indies and Sri Lanka at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium, Sooriyawewa, Hambantota in 26th February 2020.

Avishka Fernando 127 - Kusal Mendis 119 - Sri Lanka vs West Indies 2nd ODI 2020 Highlights
Kusal Mendis and Avishka Fernando are a pair of delightful strokemakers © Getty Images

Stunning centuries from Avishka Fernando and Kusal Mendis before Three-wicket hauls from Wanindu Hasaranga and Lakshan Sandakan helped to Sri Lanka's record 161-run victory over West Indies and took an unassailable 2-0 lead to seal the series in a one-sided game of the second ODI.

* Sri Lanka's 161-run win was their seventh largest victory by terms of runs at home in One-day international and It is their biggest victory against West Indies in ODIs.

* Sri Lanka's 345 was their fourth highest score at home in One-day international and It is their highest total against West Indies in ODIs.

* 239 : Avishka Fernando and Kusal Mendis set up the record third-wicket partnership for Sri Lanka in One-day internationals, previously held by the 226-run stand between Marvan Atapattu and Mahela Jayawardene against India at Sharjah in 2000, It is the Sri Lanka's third highest any-wicket stand in ODIs and the fourth highest third-wicket partnership in ODIs.

* Avishka Fernando's 127 was his highest score for Sri Lanka in One-day international and the second highest-score by an Sri Lankan batsman against West Indies in ODIs after Avishka Gunawardene's 132.

* Kusal Mendis' 119 was his highest score for Sri Lanka in One-day international and the third highest-score by an Sri Lankan batsman against West Indies in ODIs.

* West Indies lost their last seven wickets for just 54-runs - which was their fourth worst seven-wicket collapse against Sri Lanka in One-day internationals. They went from 130 for 3 to 184 for all out.

Sri Lanka scored mammoth total of 345-8 in 50 overs with top scorer by Avishka Fernando 127 - which was his 2nd ODI hundred and also his second century against West Indies in ODIs.

Kusal Mendis struck a run-a-ball 119-runs - which was his 2nd ODI hundred and his first century against West Indies in ODIs - including 12-fours.

Thisara Perera cracked a 36 off 25-balls including 4-fours, Wanindu Hasaranga and Isuru Udana both scored 17-runs.

West Indies best bowler by Sheldon Cottrell claimed 4-wickets for 67-runs in 10-overs and Alzarri Joseph picked up 3-wickets.

West Indies scored 184 for all-out in 39.1 overs with top scorer by Shai Hope struck 51 off 65-balls including 5-fours.

Nicholas Pooran scored 31 off 41-balls including 3-fours, Keemo Paul 21, Roston Chase 20, Sunil Ambris 17, Fabian Allen 17 and Darren Bravo 17.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Wanindu Hasaranga picked up 3-wickets for 30-runs in 10-overs, Lakshan Sandakan takes 3-wickets, Nuwan Pradeep took 2-wickets and one for Angelo Mathews.

Avishka Fernando named Player of the match for his spectacular batting display of scoring a career-best 127-runs knocked off facing 123-balls including 10-fours with strike rate of 103.25.