Paranavitana, Mahela ensure draw on final day

A lacklustre post-lunch performance from West Indies and rain clouds in the afternoon allowed Sri Lanka to hold on for a draw at Galle.

updated: November 19, 2010 12:56 IST
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A lacklustre post-lunch performance from West Indies, and rain clouds that once again swooped over Galle in the afternoon, ensured that Sri Lanka held on for a draw in the first Test in Galle.

The visitors were stiff in the field, allowing too many easy runs and despite the fall of two wickets in the afternoon session to go with two from the morning, West Indies failed to make sufficient inroads into the Sri Lankan line-up.

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