The tourists, hunting their first-ever Test win in Sri Lanka, trailed by 273 runs with four wickets in hand in Galle.
Solozano was at short leg on day one in Galle on Sunday when he was hit a sickening blow on the grille of his protective helmet from Sri Lankan captain Dimuth Karunaratne's full-blooded pull shot
In another match, St Kitts & Nevis Patriots (SKN) got their campaign off to a winning start with a comfortable 21-run victory over the Barbados Royals (BR).
Highlights, West Indies vs South Africa, 2nd Test Day 3 at St Lucia, Full Cricket Score: Hosts need 309 to win
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South Africa will start the third day of the second Test with a healthy advantage of 149 runs.
The two Tests will be played at the Daren Sammy Cricket Ground for the Sir Vivian Richards Trophy on 10-14 June and 18-22 June.
West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Evin Lewis stars with ton as Windies claim thrilling five-wicket win, clinch series 2-0
Lewis' hundred, which came off 121 balls and was embellished by eight fours and four sixes, earned him the Man of the Match award.
West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Shai Hope century leads Windies to victory as Danushka Gunathilaka out obstructing field
Shai Hope's tenth ODI century ensured that the tourists' total of 232 all out was overhauled comfortably.
The Hope brothers have been placed under isolation and will miss Barbados' campaign in the upcoming Super50 Cup.
England vs West Indies: Former Windies pacer Curtly Ambrose says visitors should rest Shai Hope in third Test
Ambrose said "something has gone terribly wrong" with the Barbadian batsman since his famous centuries at Headingley.
England vs West Indies: From Shai Hope to Kemar Roach, Windies players who can make an impact in Test series
Here's a look at some of the West Indies players who promise to light up the series.
England vs West Indies: Windies must rekindle Headingley's spirit from previous tour, says coach Phil Simmons
Simmons said West Indies are drawing strength from the way they hit back from that first Test thrashing at Edgbaston in 2017 to claim a stunning victory in the second Test at Headingley when they chased down 322
Simmons said they have stepped up their preparation with just two weeks left for the series.
England vs West Indies: Shai Hope says he has it in him to repeat 2017 Headingley heroics in upcoming series
West Indies batsman Shai Hope is confident of replicating his 2017 heroics against England in the upcoming three-Test series but admitted that his stats in the longest format haven't exactly been the best for a while.
Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer and Keemo Paul decline invitation to take part in three-Test series against England
Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer and Keemo Paul all declined the invitation to join the squad, Cricket West Indies said Wednesday
Fast bowling legend Michael Holding has hinted that he is unlikely to continue commentating beyond 2021 as age is catching up with him.
Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Angelo Mathews takes four wickets as hosts beat Windies to sweep ODI series 3-0
Angelo Mathews took 4-59 in 10 overs and was player of the match in Sri Lanka's third and final ODI against West Indies
Sri Lanka vs West Indies, Match Highlights, 3rd ODI at Pallekele: Windies come up short as hosts win by slender 6-run margin
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Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Avishka Fernando, Kusal Mendis tons help hosts seal series-clinching win in second ODI with a game to spare
Avishka Fernando and Kusal Mendis' centuries guided Sri Lanka to a massive 161-run win against West Indies in the second ODI at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium on Wednesday.
Highlights, Sri Lanka vs West Indies, 2nd ODI at Hambantota, Full cricket score: Islanders thump Windies to seal series
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