Rain did not save Windies
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka – West Indies lost the second Test match by 72 runs as Sri Lanka won the two-match the Sobers/Tissera Series 2-0.
The Windies were going along smoothly at 80/1 in pursuit of a target of 244, but lost their last nine wickets for 91 runs at the P Sara Oval.
Scores in the match: Sri Lanka 200 and 206; West Indies 163 and 171.
Left-hander Darren Bravo played a number of handsome strokes as he topscored with 61, including three fours and two sixes.
He shared a second wicket stand of 60 with opener Shai Hope, who made a solid 35.