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August 6, 2005   


Sri Lanka vs West Indies, 5th ODI

Match report | Scorecard: WI inns, SL inns

An inexperienced West Indies put up a spirited display to pull off an upset, with victory over hosts Sri Lanka, making Sunday's encounter with India a must-win situation for both the teams in their bid to enter the final of the IndianOil Cup tri-series.

Earlier the West Indies innings was built around two half centuries from their captain Shivnarine Chanderpaul (in the picture) scoring 57 off 79 balls and Sylvester Joseph (58 off 92 balls) even though the late flourish from the rest of the batsmen didn't arrive.

Photographs: Sena Vidanagama/AFP/Getty Images

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