|SLA 129/7 (20)|
|ENG 130/2 (17.1)|
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c Buttler b Jordan
c Jordan b Curran
c Jordan b Rashid
Dhananjaya de Silva
c Rashid b Wood
c Buttler b Curran
Pinnaduwage De Silva
c Jordan b Rashid
|* Isuru Tillakaratna||6||7||0||0||85.71|
|Total: 129/7 (20)|
|Run Rate: 6.44|
|Extras: 7 B: 0 LB: 2 NB: 0 WD: 5 P: 0|
Samuel Curran to Madagamagamage Shanaka
OUT! Caught. Sam Curran to Dasun Shanaka. Slower length ball, outside off stump on the front foot cutting, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to silly point, caught by Buttler. Another easy catch for Buttler! Sri Lanka scored 129-7 from 20 overs. Shanaka played a beautiful knock and brought up his fifty. The skipper scored 30 odd runs. For England, Sam Curran and Adil Rashid picked up two wickets each. Join us for the run chase in a bit.
Adil Rashid to Pinnaduwage De Silva
OUT! Caught. Adil Rashid to Wanindu Hasaranga. Leg spinner length ball, middle stump down the track driving, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to long on, caught by Jordan. Hasaranga goes for the big shot but miscues it. Jordan takes another catch tonight.
Adil Rashid to Mathurage Perera
OUT! Caught. Adil Rashid to Kusal Perera. Leg spinner length ball, down leg side down the track driving, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to long off, caught by Jordan. In the air! Skipper departs for 30. Five down for Sri Lanka.
Mark Wood to Dhananjaya de Silva
OUT! Caught. Mark Wood to Dhananjaya de Silva. Short, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to third man, caught by Rashid. Soft dismissal! Easy catch for Adil Rashid.
Liam Livingstone to Balapuwaduge Mendis
OUT! L.B.W. Liam Livingstone to Kusal Mendis. Leg spinner half volley, middle stump on the back foot sweeping, hit pad. Three reds on the screen! Kusal walks back for nine.
Chris Jordan to Mashtayage Gunathilaka
OUT! Caught. Chris Jordan to Danushka Gunathilaka. Back of a length, outside off stump moves in front Scoop, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled, caught by Buttler. Gunathilaka tries to play cheeky but ends up giving an easy catch to Buttler.
Samuel Curran to Weerahandige Fernando
OUT! Caught. Sam Curran to Avishka Fernando. Half volley, outside off stump on the front foot driving, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to mid off, caught by Jordan. Sam Curran picks up his first wicket. Avishka departs for a duck.
c Gunathilaka b Chameera
|* Joseph Buttler||68||55||8||1||123.64|
|* Jonathan Bairstow||13||12||1||1||108.33|
|Total: 130/2 (17.1)|
|Run Rate: 7.6|
|Extras: 6 B: 0 LB: 1 NB: 0 WD: 5 P: 0|
|Pinnaduwage De Silva||4||0||12||0||0||0||3|
to Dawid MalanIsuru Tillakaratna
OUT! Bowled. Isuru Udana to Dawid Malan. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, missed. Crashed through gates. Excellent delivery from Udana.
to Jason RoyPathira Chameera
OUT! Caught. Dushmantha Chameera to Jason Roy. Back of a length, outside off stump down the track cutting, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to mid off, caught by Gunathilaka. Wow! That was a spectacular catch. First wicket down for England.