|Match 39 : Sri Lanka vs West Indies Report
| Date: Monday, July 1, 2019
|The Riverside, Durham
|Time : Local 10:30 | GMT 09:30 | IST 15:00
Avishka Fernando's 104 & Kusal Perera's fifty followed by Malinga's 3 for led Sri Lanka to upset West Indies by 23 runs
39th match of ICC cricket worldcup 2019 played between Sri Lanka vs West Indies on Monday, July 1, 2019 at The Riverside, Durham. Putting into bat first by West Indies, Sri Lanka with top orders good batting performances set huge target of 339 runs for West Indies to get. Kusal Perera made 64 runs and Avishka Fernando smash his 1st ODI century with 104 runs for Sri Lanka.
West Indies in reply after losing top orders early ware 4/84 at one stage. N Pooran and FA Allen played superb innings in middle overs and put WI on front foot. Allen made quick 32 balls 51 runs before got run out. N Pooran played wonderful inning of 118 runs but not enough to win the match. West Indies made 315 runs in 50 overs and lost the match by 23 runs. MAlinga took 3 wickets. A Fernando declared man of the match.