SL vs WI: Dimuth Karunaratne scored the 13th century, Sri Lanka lost five wickets in the first Test
Captain Dimuth Karunaratne (147) scored a brilliant century as Sri Lanka scored 316 for five on the second day of the first Test against the West Indies on Monday. Roston Chase showed Dimuth Karunaratne the way to the pavilion.
Dimuth Karunaratne scored his 13th century in the 73rd Test of his career. He hit 15 fours in 300 balls during his innings. He shared a 139-run partnership for the first wicket with opener Pathun Nisanka (56). While with Dhananjay de Silva (61) shared 111 runs for the fourth wicket.
Nisanka hit seven fours in his fifty off 140 balls. De Silva hit five fours in his innings of 61 runs in 93 balls. Dinesh Chandimal and Ramesh Mendis are present at the crease till the writing of the news. Dinesh Chandimal 25 and Ramesh Mendis are present at the crease after scoring two runs.