Going into the game with two losses in three games, the West Indies were always up against it and Sri Lanka out-batted them by amassing 189 for three on a good batting surface.
West Indies star batter Shimron Hetmyer thanked Delhi Capitals for giving him the opportunity to represent the side in the IPL 2021.
Delhi Capitals batter Shimron Hetmyer has revealed he was upset when the team management decided to send Ravichandran Ashwin ahead of him to bat.
Shimron Hetmyer played an unbeaten knock of 28 runs off just 18 balls to help Delhi Capitals defeat CSK by three wickets with two balls to spare.
According to Ashwin, the swash-buckling West Indian has been batting well, ever since he came to the UAE from England.
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots reached their highest powerplay score of this year's Hero CPL, Gayle and Lewis bringing up 68-0 after the first six overs.
With this win, West Indies have taken a 2-0 lead in the five-match T20I series.
Defending another moderate total of 167 for eight, the left-arm wrist spinner bowled his most economical four-over spell in conceding just 13 runs for the wickets of Evin Lewis and Shimron Hetmyer.
From 231-2, the Windies batting could add only 88 runs more. Opener Kraigg Brathwaite top scored with a 91-run knock.
New Zealand Vs West Indies first Test: Brathwaite, Hetmyer take visitors to 214-2 at stumps on day three
The tourists began their second innings 386 runs behind New Zealand, which declared its first innings at 520-9, and finished in a better position but still 172 runs behind.