ENGLAND VS SRI LANKA (2018) THIRD TEST MATCH

ENGLAND VS SRI LANKA (2018) THIRD TEST MATCH

England vs Sri Lanka (2018) Third Test Match started on November 23, 2018 Friday, 10:AM Local.
Venue:  Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo.

Umpires:  S Ravi & Chris Gaffaney

Third Umpire:  Marais Erasmus

Match Referee:  Andy Pycroft

Sri Lankan Playing XI for this England vs Sri Lanka (2018) Third Test Match are Dimuth Karunaratne, Danushka Gunathilaka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Roshen Silva, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Dilruwan Perera, Suranga Lakmal (c), Lakshan Sandakan, and Malinda Pushpakumara.

Substitutes players are Kaushal Silva, Dushmantha Chameera, Kasun Rajitha, and Nishan Peiris.

England Squad are Rory Burns, Keaton Jennings, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root (c), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Moeen Ali, Ben Foakes (wk), Adil Rashid, Stuart Broad, and Jack Leach.

Substitutes are Joe Denly, James Anderson, Olly Stone, and Chris Woakes in this England vs Sri Lanka (2018) Third Test Match.

England won the toss and opted to bat.

England started batting for the first innings and lost their opening batsmen within 11 overs as 22/1(Rory Burns) and 36/2 (Keaton Jennings). Third wicket partnership between Jonny Bairstow (110 runs in 186 balls with nine 4s and a six) & Joe Rood (46 runs in 79 balls) of 100 runs and fifth wicket of 99 of Jonny Bairstow & Ben Stokes (57 runs in 88 balls with five 4s and two 6s) were the main contribution in their first innings. England scored 336 runs losing 10 wickets in 92.5 overs in their first innings of England vs Sri Lanka (2018) Third Test Match.

Sri Lankan bowlers were lead by Lakshan Sandakan, who picked 5 wickets in 22 overs, Dilruwan Perera 3 wickets in 32.5 overs, and Malinda Pushpakumara 2 wickets in 20 overs restricting England in their first innings.

Sri Lankan batsmen started their first innings and lost their first wicket of Danushka Gunathilaka in 31/1 runs in 11.4 overs. Second wicket partnership of 142 runs between Dimuth Karunaratne (83 runs in 125 balls) & Dhananjaya de Silva (73 runs in 129 balls) was the main contribution to their first innings total of 240/10 in 65.5 overs.

England bowlers devastated Sri Lankan batsmen with Adil Rashid picking 5 wickets and Ben Stokes picking three wickets. Jack Leach picked the first wicket opening the account for England in restricting Sri Lankan batsmen.

England started their second innings in the second day of the match in the evening. They lost their first four wickets without big number. Ben Stokes (42 runs in 63 balls), Jos Buttler (64 runs in 79 balls), Ben Foakes (36 runs in 82 balls not out), Adil Rashid (24 runs in 48 balls), and Moeen Ali (22 runs in 53 balls) were the main contributors for England with a total of 230 runs losing 10 wickets in 69.5 overs.

Dilruwan Perera picked 5 wickets for Sri Lanka in the second innings of England. Malinda Pushpakumara 3 wickets and Lakshan Sandakan 2 wickets were successful for in the second innings of England in England vs Sri Lanka (2018) Third Test Match.

Sri Lanka started second innings on the third day of the match towards the target of 327 runs and lost first five wickets without big partnership. Fifth wicket partnership of 102 runs between Kusal Mendis (86 runs in 129 balls with eight 4s and a six) & Roshen Silva (65 runs in 161 balls) was the biggest partnership contributing the total score of 284 runs losing 10 wickets in 86.4 overs. Tail ender Malinda Pushpakumara scored a surprising not out 42 runs in 40 balls with six 4s and a six for Sri Lanka in England vs Sri Lanka (2018) Third Test Match.

England used five bowlers against Sri Lanka to defend the score of 326 runs. Moeen Ali & Jack Leach both picked 4 wickets each. Ben Stokes picked a wicket in restricting Sri Lanka from winning the test match.

ENG 336, 230
SL 240, 284-all out (86.4 Ovs)

England defeat Sri Lanka by 42 runs in this England vs Sri Lanka (2018) Third Test Match and Man of the Match to Jonny Bairstow and Man of the Series awarded to Ben Foakes.

England beat Sri Lanka by 42 runs

336/10
Overs
92.5
R/R
3.63
Fours
31
Sixes
3
Extras
11
Batsman Status R B 4s 6s
Adil Rashid not out 21 31 2 0
Bowling 0 M R W
Suranga Lakmal 11 2 33 0
Dilruwan Perera 32.5 1 113 3

240/10
Overs
65.5
R/R
3.66
Fours
28
Sixes
0
Extras
8
Batsman Status R B 4s 6s
Suranga Lakmal (C) not out 3 9 0 0
Bowling 0 M R W
Stuart Broad 9 2 36 0
Jack Leach 18 2 59 1

230/10
Overs
69.5
R/R
3.31
Fours
11
Sixes
0
Extras
11
Batsman Status R B 4s 6s
Ben Foakes (W) not out 36 82 1 0
Bowling 0 M R W
Dilruwan Perera 29.5 3 88 5
Malinda Pushpakumara 12 2 28 3

284/10
Overs
86.4
R/R
3.29
Fours
26
Sixes
2
Extras
15
Batsman Status R B 4s 6s
Malinda Pushpakumara not out 42 40 6 1
Bowling 0 M R W
Stuart Broad 5 0 14 0
Moeen Ali 26 3 92 4

England vs Sri Lanka (2018) Third Test Match

England (1st Innings)

Batting R B 4S 6S
Rory Burns b Dilruwan Perera 14 34 2 0
Keaton Jennings c Roshen Silva b Malinda Pushpakumara 13 24 1 0
Jonny Bairstow b Lakshan Sandakan 110 186 9 1
Joe Root (C) c Danushka Gunathilaka b Lakshan Sandakan 46 79 4 0
Ben Stokes c Dhananjaya de Silva b Lakshan Sandakan 57 88 5 2
Jos Buttler c & b Lakshan Sandakan 16 26 2 0
Moeen Ali c Angelo Mathews b Dilruwan Perera 33 55 4 0
Ben Foakes (W) c Niroshan Dickwella b Malinda Pushpakumara 13 26 2 0
Adil Rashid not out 21 31 2 0
Stuart Broad b Lakshan Sandakan 0 2 0 0
Jack Leach c Angelo Mathews b Dilruwan Perera 2 7 0 0
Extras: 11 (b – 7, w – 0, nb – 1, Penalty – 0)
Total: 336-10 in 92.5 overs (3.63 runs per over)
Fall of wickets:
1-22 (Rory Burns, 7.5 ov),
2-36 (Keaton Jennings, 10.5 ov),
3-136 (Joe Root, 38.1 ov),
4-235 (Ben Stokes, 64.5 ov),
5-254 (Jonny Bairstow, 70.4 ov),
6-265 (Jos Buttler, 74.4 ov)

,
7-294 (Ben Foakes, 83.1 ov)

,
8-328 (Moeen Ali, 90.5 ov)

,
9-329 (Stuart Broad, 91.2 ov)

,
10-336 (Jack Leach, 92.5 ov)

BOWLING 0 M R W
Suranga Lakmal 11 2 33 0
Dilruwan Perera 32.5 1 113 3
Malinda Pushpakumara 20 3 64 2
Lakshan Sandakan 22 0 95 5
Dhananjaya de Silva 5 0 16 0
Danushka Gunathilaka 2 0 5 0

England vs Sri Lanka (2018) Third Test Match

Sri Lanka (1st Innings)

Batting R B 4S 6S
Danushka Gunathilaka c Keaton Jennings b Jack Leach 18 41 3 0
Dimuth Karunaratne c Keaton Jennings b Adil Rashid 83 125 9 0
Dhananjaya de Silva c Keaton Jennings b Adil Rashid 73 129 8 0
Kusal Mendis c Ben Stokes b Adil Rashid 27 36 4 0
Angelo Mathews c Ben Foakes b Ben Stokes 5 7 1 0
Roshen Silva c Keaton Jennings b Adil Rashid 3 9 0 0
Niroshan Dickwella (W) c Ben Foakes b Ben Stokes 5 16 0 0
Dilruwan Perera c Ben Foakes b Ben Stokes 0 5 0 0
Suranga Lakmal (C) not out 3 9 0 0
Lakshan Sandakan run out (Adil Rashid) 2 4 0 0
Malinda Pushpakumara lbw b Adil Rashid 13 14 3 0
Extras: 8 (b – 0, w – 1, nb – 0, Penalty – 0)
Total: 240-10 in 65.5 overs (3.66 runs per over)
Fall of wickets:
1-31 (Danushka Gunathilaka, 11.4 ov),
2-173 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 47.3 ov),
3-187 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 52 ov),
4-200 (Angelo Mathews, 54.1 ov),
5-205 (Roshen Silva, 56 ov),
6-222 (Niroshan Dickwella, 60.2 ov)

,
7-222 (Kusal Mendis, 61.1 ov)

,
8-222 (Dilruwan Perera, 62.1 ov)

,
9-224 (Lakshan Sandakan, 62.5 ov)

,
10-240 (Malinda Pushpakumara, 65.5 ov)

BOWLING 0 M R W
Stuart Broad 9 2 36 0
Jack Leach 18 2 59 1
Moeen Ali 13 2 55 0
Adil Rashid 13.5 2 49 5
Joe Root 2 0 4 0
Ben Stokes 10 1 30 3

England vs Sri Lanka (2018) Third Test Match

England (2nd Innings)

Batting R B 4S 6S
Rory Burns lbw b Dilruwan Perera 7 27 0 0
Keaton Jennings lbw b Dilruwan Perera 1 12 0 0
Jonny Bairstow c sub b Dilruwan Perera 15 31 1 0
Joe Root (C) c & b Malinda Pushpakumara 7 9 0 0
Ben Stokes c Malinda Pushpakumara b Dilruwan Perera 42 63 4 0
Jos Buttler st Niroshan Dickwella b Lakshan Sandakan 64 79 3 0
Moeen Ali c Dhananjaya de Silva b Lakshan Sandakan 22 53 1 0
Ben Foakes (W) not out 36 82 1 0
Adil Rashid c Niroshan Dickwella b Malinda Pushpakumara 24 48 1 0
Stuart Broad c Kusal Mendis b Malinda Pushpakumara 1 5 0 0
Jack Leach c Niroshan Dickwella b Dilruwan Perera 0 13 0 0
Extras: 11 (b – 3, w – 1, nb – 3, Penalty – 0)
Total: 230-10 in 69.5 overs (3.31 runs per over)
Fall of wickets:
1-3 (Keaton Jennings, 4.1 ov),
2-20 (Rory Burns, 10.1 ov),
3-35 (Jonny Bairstow, 12.3 ov),
4-39 (Joe Root, 14 ov),
5-128 (Ben Stokes, 31.5 ov),
6-168 (Jos Buttler, 44.1 ov)

,
7-171 (Moeen Ali, 46.2 ov)

,
8-215 (Adil Rashid, 61 ov)

,
9-217 (Stuart Broad, 62.4 ov)

,
10-230 (Jack Leach, 69.5 ov)

BOWLING 0 M R W
Dilruwan Perera 29.5 3 88 5
Malinda Pushpakumara 12 2 28 3
Dhananjaya de Silva 9 1 24 0
Suranga Lakmal 3 1 7 0
Lakshan Sandakan 16 1 76 2

England vs Sri Lanka (2018) Third Test Match

Sri Lanka (2nd Innings)

Batting R B 4S 6S
Danushka Gunathilaka c Ben Stokes b Moeen Ali 6 20 0 0
Dimuth Karunaratne b Moeen Ali 23 36 3 0
Dhananjaya de Silva lbw b Jack Leach 0 7 0 0
Kusal Mendis run out (Jack Leach) 86 129 8 1
Angelo Mathews c Stuart Broad b Ben Stokes 5 9 0 0
Lakshan Sandakan c Ben Stokes b Jack Leach 7 41 1 0
Roshen Silva lbw b Moeen Ali 65 161 4 0
Niroshan Dickwella (W) c Keaton Jennings b Jack Leach 19 19 2 0
Dilruwan Perera c Keaton Jennings b Moeen Ali 5 22 1 0
Suranga Lakmal (C) lbw b Jack Leach 11 38 1 0
Malinda Pushpakumara not out 42 40 6 1
Extras: 15 (b – 8, w – 5, nb – 2, Penalty – 0)
Total: 284-10 in 86.4 overs (3.29 runs per over)
Fall of wickets:
1-15 (Danushka Gunathilaka, 5.5 ov),
2-24 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 8.3 ov),
3-34 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 12 ov),
4-52 (Angelo Mathews, 16.1 ov),
5-82 (Lakshan Sandakan, 27 ov),
6-184 (Kusal Mendis, 57.4 ov)

,
7-214 (Niroshan Dickwella, 65.2 ov)

,
8-225 (Dilruwan Perera, 72.3 ov)

,
9-226 (Roshen Silva, 74.1 ov)

,
10-284 (Suranga Lakmal, 86.4 ov)

BOWLING 0 M R W
Stuart Broad 5 0 14 0
Moeen Ali 26 3 92 4
Jack Leach 28.4 4 72 4
Ben Stokes 8 1 25 1
Adil Rashid 19 1 73 0

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