Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Dilshan helped Sri Lanka to win 1st ODI against England

Sri Lanka who was suffered with form in the ODI series against India came back very strong against England in the seven match ODI series. England captain Cook won the toss and elected to field first. Sri Lankan openers made a steady start, Dishan scored 88 of 98balls while Kushal Perera scored 59 of 74balls, In the middle order Jayawardane score a half century and Sri Lanka scored 317/6. England started batting with Moeen Ali scoring a century 119 of 87 balls but no other batsmen supported him other than Bopara who scored 62 of 65 balls in the result England scored 292/8 and lost the match by 25 runs. Dilshan was awarded the man of the match.

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