Match Report : Only T20I: England vs Sri Lanka, July 5, 2016

Sri Lanka Horror Tour Comes to an End.

CricketJos Buttler brilliant inning another victory for the England team against Sri Lanka

In the Only T20 Match and last match of the tour Sri Lanka team was takes to England yesterday at The Rose Bowl, Southampton. After winning the toss by Sri Lanka captain Mathews they elect to bat first.

In the Bat first Sri Lankan team not finding good partnership and all the batsman are out exact on the moment when they try to maximize their inning and losing the wickets in the regular interval. Team on the 20 overs manage to score of 140 by losing the 10 wickets. Opener Danushka Gunathilaka is the highest scorer for the srilanka inning as they made 26 run in 16 balls with help of 4 fours. From England Jordan takes 3 wickets by giving just 29 runs while Liam Dawson also took 3 wickets by giving 27 run in their 4 overs spell. A Debutant Tymal Mills bowls brilliantly in their first match but not suceed to pick any wicket. Mills given 22 run in 4 overs time.

On the chasing of 141 run target, England team started bad as they loss first two wickets on 30 runs in the 5th overs but then after a brilliant partnership with wicket keeper batsman Jos Buttler and captain Eoin Morgan guided team to easy victory. Both Made a unbeaten 114 run partnership for the third wicket. Jos Buttler score 73 run in 49 balls with Eoin Morgan scores 47 run in 39 balls.

Sri Lanka End the England tour with another loss and goes to home without a single win in this Largest Tour of England. They lost in Test, ODI and this only t20 game.

For the Brilliant performance with bat Buttler picks as Man of the Match award.


Sri Lanka 140/10 (20/20 Overs )

England 144/2 ( 17.3 / 20 Overs )

England won by 8 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)

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