The Caribbean player has smashed 180 runs in IPL finals across 6 innings at an average of 45 and with a strike rate of 195.65.
In the last ODI series between the two sides, Sri Lanka won the series 3-0.
All the three players have only one thing in common - Mumbai Indians. While Pollard has been associated with the franchise since 2010, Herschelle Gibbs (2012) and Yuvraj Singh (2019) have also played for MI in Indian Premier League.
Akila Dananjaya took his first T20 hat-trick, dismissing Evin Lewis, Chris Gayle and Nicholas Pooran in his over before getting Pollard smashed 6 sixes in his over.
West Indies beat Sri Lanka by four wickets in the first of the three T20Is.
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