England vs Sri Lanka, T20I: As it happened

England thrashed Sri Lanka by 8 wickets in the lone T20I to remain unconquered this summer.

By: Express Web Desk | Updated: July 6, 2016 2:05:31 am
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England blanked Sri Lanka in the summer after winning the lone T20I by 8 wickets on Tuesday. Sri Lanka managed only 140 runs which England chased down comfortably.

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AS it happened

England have blanked Sri Lanka this summer. Not a single win for the visitors

Test series: England beat Sri Lanka 2-0
ODI series: England beat Sri Lanka 3-0
T20I series: England beat Sri Lanka 1-0

0153 hrs IST: Eoin Morgan launches one through mid-wicket for a big six and seals the win for England. The hosts win by 8 wickets

0137 hrs IST: England need 33 to win from 36 balls

0130 hrs IST: FIFTY! Buttler utilising the dropped chance and reaching the half-century!

0115 hrs IST: Morgan and Buttler and easily taking the taking the game away from Sri Lanka. They have got their chances but safe so far

0100 hrs IST: Sri Lanka have struck again! Vince tries to play past the keeper but has no idea where it went. Chandimal collects it down the led-side and wipes off the bails

0050 hrs IST: Mathews and Chandimal are appealing for a caught behind against Buttler but umpire is unmoved! They cannot believe it. No DRS here. Snicko shows clear bottom edge

0042 hrs IST: WICKET! What a start for Sri Lanka and Angelo Mathews! Jason Roy tried a cheeky shot over short fine-leg but misses. Bowled for a duck

0040 hrs IST: Angelo Mathews will bowl the first over as Sri Lanka begin their defence of 140

2222 hrs IST: Exceptional over from Chris Jordan! Two wickets in last two balls and Sri Lanka are bowled out for 140. England will be very happy with that.

0009 hrs IST: Sri Lanka have lost their eighth wicket! Morgan with a wonderful catch. Chandimal falls. Jordan gets a wicket

2357 hrs IST: Sri Lanka are all over the place! They have lost wickets and still going for the bog

2350 hrs IST: Liam Dawson has finished his spell! What a debut for the local lad. 4-0-27-3

2342 hrs IST: WICKET! Two in two for England. Shanaka is run out. Pressure getting the better of Sri Lanka. This is ridiculous

2339 hrs IST: WICKET! Liam Dawson is having a dream debut! He has picked up his third wicket as Angelo Mathews misses a slog

2333 hrs IST: WICKET! This is trouble for Sri Lanka. Liam Dawson has caught and bowled Kusal Mendis. Sri Lanka three down now

2326 hrs IST: WICKET! Left-arm spinner Dawson has struck. Guntahilaka tries the big shot but leading edge and caught for 36

2320 hrs IST: End of powerplay and Sri Lanka are rebuilding. 20 runs off that Jordan over and Sri Lanka 51/1 after powerplay

2310 hrs IST: Sri Lanka take 8 runs off the fifth over and reach 31/1. Gunathilaka and Mendis at the crease

2305 hrs IST: WICKET! Liam Plunkett has struck! A short ball to Perera which hits him high on the bat and trying to pull it, he edges it to short fine-leg

2255 hrs IST: Jordan with the ball and he will bowl to Perera

2246 hrs IST: Sri Lanka win the toss and elect to bat against England at Ageas Bowl in Southampton

2245 hrs IST: England and Sri Lanka play the last game of the long tour! Sri Lanka have not won a single game on the tour. Will they now?

England outplay Sri Lanka by 122 runs in final ODI

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England outclassed Sri Lanka again to win the final one-day international by a hefty 122 runs on Saturday, ensuring it didn’t lose a game to the Sri Lankans through the entire tour.

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