Twitter Responses: Rahkeem Cornwall, Jason Owner frustate Sri Lanka on rain-affected Day 3 of 1st Examination
The play was cancelled early due to consistent rainfall.
“640”height=” 400 “srcset=”https://cricdon.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/sj0fWN.jpg 640w, https://image.crictracker.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Rahkeem-Cornwall-300×188.jpg 300w, https://image.crictracker.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Rahkeem-Cornwall-600×375.jpg 600w, https://image.crictracker.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Rahkeem-Cornwall-370×231.jpg 370w, https://image.crictracker.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Rahkeem-Cornwall-180×113.jpg 180w, https://image.crictracker.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Rahkeem-Cornwall-88×55.jpg 88w, https://image.crictracker.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Rahkeem-Cornwall-150×94.jpg 150w”sizes= “(max-width: 640px)100vw, 640px”> Rahkeem Cornwall.( Image by ISHARA S. KODIKARA/AFP through Getty Images) Some quality Test cricket was on display on Day 3 of the continuous first Examination match in between West Indies and also Sri Lanka at the Galle International Arena. The site visitors were 113/6 at the start of the day’s play, tracking 273 runs behind Sri Lanka’s initial innings total amount of 386 runs. While the Lankan Lions were anticipated to cleanse up the tail soon, the Caribbean team made an exceptional resurgence.
The likes of Kyle Mayers, Jason Owner, and Rahkeem Cornwall played considerable knocks to maintain their side in the hunt. While the Sri Lankan spinners looked effective on Day 3 also, they couldn’t develop that kind of effect which they managed to do in the preceding day. Meanwhile, the play was aborted early due to consistent rain at the arena. At stumps, West Indies were 224/9, tracking 162 runs behind Sri Lanka’s first-innings rating.
Rahkeem Cornwall, Jason Holder showcased terrific resistance
Mentioning the proceedings of the day, Kyle Mayers and Jason Owner carried on where they left off the previous day. The duo revealed wonderful resistance and also included 63 essential runs for the 7th wickets before Mayers dropped prey to Dhananjaya de Silva. Owner’s stay additionally concerned an end soon as he was disregarded for 26.
While the Caribbean side looked ready to get bundled out under 200, wicketkeeper-batter Joshua Da Silva (wk) located a considerable companion in Rahkeem Cornwall. The duo continued to deal with and took their side past 200. The latter was aggressive specifically as he played some fascinating shots all over the park.
Nonetheless, he additionally obtained disregarded for 39 at the fag end of the day’s play. Although West Indies are still 162 runs behind Sri Lanka’s rating, they would certainly be pretty pleased with the current situation as their defeat seemed inevitable at the beginning of day’s play. De Silva now need to join forces with Shannon Gabriel to minimize the margin of Sri Lanka‘s lead.
With two days play left in the game, the Kraigg Brathwaite-led side must be rather enthusiastic of managing a draw. On the other hand, Sri Lanka requires to take the remaining wicket quickly prior to including a substantial score to their lead in order to offer a massive target before the site visitors.
At the same time, allow’s take a look at how Twitterati reacted to the proceedings of Day 3:
Stumps Day 3 1sT_TesT_MaTcH SL_vs_WI Day_3 SL_386 WI_224/ 9 OvEr_80. J Da Silva 11 * R Cornwall 39 OuT ct R Mendis b Lakmal.K Brathwaite 41 #SLvWI
— Cricket Enthusiast (@Iam_AtifShahzad) November 23, 2021
Rain rules supreme in Galle ⛈ Play is cancelled early. #WTC 23|#SLvWI|https://t.co/k4DuUTOtrA pic.twitter.com/XVUd2fV558– ICC Media(@ICCMedia
)November 23, 2021 Cornwall– Josua D Silva & Frustate #SriLanka Throughout The Day which force stumps early at Day 3 WI 224/9 (1st Inning )
SL 386/10 (1st Inning )
West Indies Route By 162 Runs. #SLvWI @OfficialSLC @windiescricket
— Daily Cricket (@dailycricketDC) November 23, 2021
Day 3 called off due to rain. Following two days will be essential for SL. Pitch won’t weaken much and also rain will fall. Many challenges ahead for a SL win. #SLvWI– The Lucky One (@lakshithadasan3)November 23, 2021
Match cancelled for the day. Use Day 4 & & 5 will certainly begin at 9.45, weather condition permitting #SLvWI
— Estelle Vasudevan (@Estelle_Vasude1) November 23, 2021
#SLvWI Day 3 has actually been cancelled because of consistent rain. West Indies trail by 162 runs with
one wicket left in the very first innings.– CricTracker (@Cricketracker) November 23, 2021
and also Jason Owner runs– Will(@mynameswilll)November 23, 2021 The rainfall as well as 2 superb collaboration’s of holder– Mayer Cornwall– Joshua has actually gotten SL to a circumstance where they have
to bat quick runs and also offer adequate time if they need to win this Doesn’t imply windies are creeping with however. #SLvWI
— Mask up, Stay residence & & safe, Get Vaccinated (@Kaushik1695S) November 23, 2021
It is a turner (neither side troubled with greater than 2 regular pacers )but plainly not an awful surface. SL took care of 386, WI are 224-9, having been 113-6 over night. Mayers racked up 45, Owner and also Cornwall 39 each as well as da Silva has actually batted 70 balls for 11 *.
— Thomas Sutcliffe (@aspitweets) November 23, 2021
#cricket #testcricket #SLvWI a far better day for WI– runs for Mayers, Holder and also Cornwall, while Joshua da Silva has actually batted a long time for 11 *. They have gone on to 224-9, still 162 adrift, but being forced to follow on looked most likely than not at the end of the other day …
— Thomas Sutcliffe (@aspitweets) November 23, 2021
Highest Examination ratings by West Indies tail-enders (8-11 positions)in Sri Lanka:-39– Rahkeem Cornwall at Galle, today
36– Jason Holder at Galle, today
32– Omari Banks at Colombo, 2005
Both the leading 2 knocks have actually come today. #SLvWI
— Rhitankar Bandyopadhyay (@rhitankar8616) November 23, 2021
Lots of WI positives to draw from that very first session. The SL bowlers haven’t been poor by any kind of methods yet initial Owner as well as Mayers declared in their intent and also sought to score and currently Cornwall and also Da Silva have aimed to apply the exact same formula as well as it has worked. #SLvWI
— Nikhil Uttamchandani (@NikUttam) November 23, 2021
Difficult– property holder could be out of internet signal, hence not sending(taken place to me when traveling in Cornwall)
Truthfully– cnftio is beginning to be behind, by a great deal. Stagnant is a pioneer, no question, but it doesn’t necesarily mean his industry will remain in lead forever.?
— premeq (@premeq_cz) November 22, 2021
Haha. yet to think WI still have Myers, Holder, Da Silva and Cornwall is a * possibly * really long lineup!!
— Sumit Dahal (@Into_Void) November 22, 2021
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