Test Series – SL v WI – 2nd Test – Colombo

Sri Lanka cricketer Thilan Samaraweera (L) runs between wickets as West Indies cricketer Dwayne Bravo (R) looks on during the first day of the second Test match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at The R. Peremadasa Stadium in Colombo on November 23, 2010. Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara elected to bat after winning the toss against the West Indies in the second Test today. The opening Test of the three-match series ended in a draw in Galle last week.

Sri Lankan cricket captain Kumar Sangakkara raises his bat as he is applauded by the crowd after scoring a century (100 runs) during the second day of the second Test match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at The R. Peremadasa Cricket Stadium in Colombo on November 24, 2010. Sri Lanka are currently at 250 runs for the loss of four wickets in 82 overs in their first innings on the second day.

Sri Lankn cricketer Tillakaratne Dilshan (L) celebrate the dismissal of West Indies cricketer Brendan Nash (unseen) during the third day of the second Test match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at The R. Peremadasa Stadium in Colombo on November 25, 2010.

The R. Premadasa Stadium pitch is covered as rain stopped the play during the fourth day of the second Test match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at The R. Peremadasa Stadium in Colombo on November 26, 2010. No play was possible due to rain on the fourth morning of the second Test between Sri Lanka and the West Indies in Colombo today. The West Indies were 165-5 in their first innings in reply to Sri Lanka’s 387-9 declared on Thursday, with Carlton Baugh unbeaten on four and Dwayne Bravo on one not out. The opening match of the three-Test series ended in a draw in Galle.

Sri Lankan bowler Rangana Herath (3R) celebrates after his dismissal of West Indies cricketer Sulieman Benn (C) during the fifth and final day of the second Test match between Sri Lanka and West Indies at The R. Peremadasa Stadium in Colombo on November 27, 2010.