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LIVE SCORES
SRI flag SRI
203 & 250
Series badge Won toss. Elected to batENG
342 & 322-6d
ENG flag
Overs: 85.1 RR: 2.94 vs spin: 3.17
vs seam: 2.32
Overs: 93.0 RR: 3.46 vs spin: 3.35
vs seam: 3.33
Tue 06/11/18 Sri Lanka v England, 1st Test, Galle International Stadium, Galle
ENGLAND WIN England won by 211 runs
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England - 1st Inns 342 (97.0; RR: 3.53)

BATSMAN   R B 4 6 SR
RJ Burns c Dickwella b Lakmal 9 12 2 0 75.00
KK Jennings b Perera 46 53 7 0 86.79
MM Ali b Lakmal 0 1 0 0 0.00
JE Root b Herath 35 46 5 0 76.09
BA Stokes b Perera 7 19 1 0 36.84
JC Buttler c Dickwella b Perera 38 72 4 0 52.78
BT Foakes c de Silva b Lakmal 107 202 10 0 52.97
SM Curran c Chandimal b Perera 48 104 1 3 46.15
AU Rashid c de Silva b Perera 35 38 4 2 92.11
MJ Leach c de Silva b Perera 15 31 2 0 48.39
JM Anderson not out 0 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (1b, 1lb, 0w, 0nb) 2  
TOTAL 342 all out (97.0 overs; RR: 3.53)

Fall of wickets

10-1 (RJ Burns 2.3 ov), 10-2 (MM Ali 2.4 ov), 72-3 (JE Root 16.1 ov), 98-4 (KK Jennings 21.1 ov), 103-5 (BA Stokes 23.3 ov), 164-6 (JC Buttler 43.6 ov), 252-7 (SM Curran 77.2 ov), 306-8 (AU Rashid 87.4 ov), 330-9 (MJ Leach 95.2 ov), 342-10 (BT Foakes 96.6 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
RAS Lakmal 18.0 5 73 3 4.06 0 0
MDK Perera 31.0 6 75 5 2.42 0 0
MKPAD Perera 20.0 2 96 1 4.80 0 0
HMRKB Herath 25.0 4 78 1 3.12 0 0
DM de Silva 3.0 0 18 0 6.00 0 0

Sri Lanka - 1st Inns 203 (68.0; RR: 2.99)

BATSMAN   R B 4 6 SR
FDM Karunaratne c Foakes b Anderson 4 2 1 0 200.00
JK Silva lbw b Curran 1 6 0 0 16.67
DM de Silva b Ali 14 47 0 0 29.79
BKG Mendis c Stokes b Leach 19 32 4 0 59.38
AD Mathews c Jennings b Ali 52 122 3 0 42.62
LD Chandimal st Foakes b Rashid 33 72 3 0 45.83
DPDN Dickwella c Buttler b Ali 28 39 3 0 71.79
MDK Perera c Buttler b Leach 21 49 2 0 42.86
MKPAD Perera c Foakes b Ali 0 3 0 0 0.00
RAS Lakmal c Anderson b Rashid 15 20 2 0 75.00
HMRKB Herath not out 14 16 2 0 87.50
Extras (0b, 2lb, 0w, 0nb) 2  
TOTAL 203 all out (68.0 overs; RR: 2.99)

Fall of wickets

4-1 (FDM Karunaratne 0.2 ov), 10-2 (JK Silva 3.3 ov), 34-3 (BKG Mendis 13.2 ov), 40-4 (DM de Silva 16.3 ov), 115-5 (LD Chandimal 43.2 ov), 136-6 (AD Mathews 49.3 ov), 171-7 (DPDN Dickwella 59.6 ov), 173-8 (MKPAD Perera 61.3 ov), 175-9 (MDK Perera 62.6 ov), 203-10 (RAS Lakmal 67.6 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
JM Anderson 10.0 0 26 1 2.60 0 0
SM Curran 6.0 1 16 1 2.67 0 0
MJ Leach 18.0 2 41 2 2.28 0 0
MM Ali 21.0 4 66 4 3.14 0 0
AU Rashid 9.0 1 30 2 3.33 0 0
BA Stokes 4.0 0 22 0 5.50 0 0

England - 2nd Inns 322-6 (93.0; RR: 3.46)

BATSMAN   R B 4 6 SR
RJ Burns run out 23 65 1 0 35.38
KK Jennings not out 146 280 9 0 52.14
MM Ali c Herath b Perera 3 11 0 0 27.27
JE Root c Dickwella b Herath 3 19 0 0 15.79
BA Stokes b Perera 62 93 4 3 66.67
JC Buttler c Silva b Herath 35 58 2 1 60.34
BT Foakes c Mendis b Perera 37 34 1 3 108.82
SM Curran not out 0 0 0 0
AU Rashid  
MJ Leach  
JM Anderson  
Extras (4b, 7lb, 0w, 2nb) 13  
TOTAL 322-6 (93.0 overs; RR: 3.46)

Fall of wickets

60-1 (RJ Burns 22.6 ov), 67-2 (MM Ali 26.3 ov), 74-3 (JE Root 31.3 ov), 181-4 (BA Stokes 60.5 ov), 258-5 (JC Buttler 83.1 ov), 319-6 (BT Foakes 92.5 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
MDK Perera 30.0 3 94 2 3.13 0 0
RAS Lakmal 9.0 2 30 0 3.33 0 2
HMRKB Herath 23.0 1 59 2 2.57 0 0
MKPAD Perera 18.5 2 87 1 4.83 0 0
DM de Silva 12.1 2 41 0 3.42 0 0

Sri Lanka - 2nd Inns 250 (85.1; RR: 2.94)

BATSMAN   R B 4 6 SR
FDM Karunaratne c & b Ali 26 86 1 0 30.23
JK Silva lbw b Leach 30 59 1 0 50.85
DM de Silva c Root b Stokes 21 44 0 1 47.73
BKG Mendis c Ali b Leach 45 77 6 1 58.44
AD Mathews c Buttler b Ali 53 92 5 0 57.61
LD Chandimal b Leach 1 11 0 0 9.09
DPDN Dickwella c Stokes b Ali 16 32 1 0 50.00
MDK Perera c Stokes b Rashid 30 49 3 1 61.22
MKPAD Perera c Stokes b Ali 8 18 0 0 44.44
RAS Lakmal not out 14 25 1 1 56.00
HMRKB Herath run out 5 18 0 0 27.78
Extras (0b, 1lb, 0w, 0nb) 1  
TOTAL 250 all out (85.1 overs; RR: 2.94)

Fall of wickets

51-1 (JK Silva 22.3 ov), 59-2 (FDM Karunaratne 25.2 ov), 98-3 (DM de Silva 37.2 ov), 144-4 (BKG Mendis 50.5 ov), 154-5 (LD Chandimal 54.4 ov), 190-6 (DPDN Dickwella 66.1 ov), 197-7 (AD Mathews 68.4 ov), 229-8 (MKPAD Perera 76.6 ov), 239-9 (MDK Perera 79.3 ov), 250-10 (HMRKB Herath 85.1 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
SM Curran 5.0 1 15 0 3.00 0 0
JM Anderson 12.0 2 27 0 2.25 0 0
MM Ali 20.0 2 71 4 3.55 0 0
AU Rashid 18.1 0 59 1 3.28 0 0
MJ Leach 21.0 1 60 3 2.86 0 0
BA Stokes 8.0 2 16 1 2.00 0 0
JE Root 1.0 0 1 0 1.00 0 0

Match Info

Match

Sri Lanka v England at Galle, 1st Test

Date

Tuesday November 6, 2018

Toss

England won the toss and elected to bat

Time

4:30am GMT

Venue

Galle International Stadium, Galle

Umpires

Sri Lanka Team

Playing XI

JK Silva, FDM Karunaratne, BKG Mendis, LD Chandimal, AD Mathews, DPDN Dickwella, DM de Silva, MDK Perera, MKPAD Perera, RAS Lakmal, HMRKB Herath

England Team

Playing XI

RJ Burns, KK Jennings, MM Ali, JE Root, BA Stokes, JC Buttler, BT Foakes, SM Curran, AU Rashid, MJ Leach, JM Anderson