SRI LANKA VS ENGLAND (2018) FIFTH ODI
Sri Lanka vs England (2018) Fifth ODI commenced on October 23, 2018, Tuesday, 02:30 PM.
Venue: R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.
Umpires: Aleem Dar & R Palliyaguruge.
Third Umpire: Paul Reiffel.
Match Referee: Sir Richie Richardson.
Sri Lanka played with playing XI Thisara Perera, Dinesh Chandimal (c), Dhananjaya de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Dushmantha Chameera, Dasun Shanaka, Akila Dananjaya, Kusal Mendis, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Kasun Rajitha, and Lakshan Sandakan. Lasith Malinga, Upul Tharanga, Nuwan Pradeep, and Amila Aponso are substitute players in this Sri Lanka vs England (2018) Fifth ODI.
England Playing XI were Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Jos Buttler (c & wk), Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, Moeen Ali, Alex Hales, Joe Root, Mark Wood, Tom Curran, and Sam Curran. With substitution of Eoin Morgan, Joe Denly, Chris Woakes, and Olly Stone.
Sri Lanka won the toss and opted to bat.
Sri Lanka batsmen displayed a spectacular talent overall. The opening partnership scored 137 runs losing the first wicket of Sadeera Samarawickrama in 19.1 overs for 54 runs in 48 balls and the second wicket was Niroshan Dickwella 95 runs in 97 balls when the score 168 runs in 25.4. Third wicket was Kusal Mendis in the score 270 runs for 56 runs in 33 balls with a 4 and six 6s. Dinesh Chandimal lost his wicket for 80 runs (73 balls with six 4s & two 6s) when the score was 328/5 in 45.3 overs. Dhananjaya de Silva & Akila Dananjaya were not out at the end with 19 & 18 runs. Sri Lanka scored a final score of 366 runs for 6 wickets in 50 overs in this Sri Lanka vs England (2018) Fifth ODI.
England Bowling Department were only successful only with Tom Curran & Moeen Ali picking two wickets each with following figures
Tom Curran 8 overs 71 runs 2 wickets and economy 8.88
Moeen Ali 8 overs 57 runs 2 wickets economy 7.13
Adil Rashid 10 overs 52 runs 1 wicket economy 5.20
Liam Plunkett 5 overs 44 runs 1 wicket economy 8.80.
In this Sri Lanka vs England (2018) Fifth ODI, England batsmen were not able to display a competing performance in this Sri Lanka vs England (2018) Fifth ODI with Ben Stokes (67 runs in 60 balls) & Moeen Ali (37 runs in 37 balls with five 4s and a six) being main contributors. England overall only able to score of 132/9 in 26.1 overs.
Sri Lankan bowlers dominated the innings over England batsmen. Akila Dananjaya & Dushmantha Chameera picked 4 & 3 wickets respectively.
Rain interrupted the play and led the match to conclude per DLS method. England lacked 219 runs in DLS status resulting in favor of Sri Lanka in this Sri Lanka vs England (2018) Fifth ODI.
Thus, Sri Lanka won by 219 runs (DLS method).
Man of the match was awarded to Niroshan Dickwella for his 95 runs. Players of the series was awarded to Eoin Morgan of England.
Match Status: Match Ended
Sri Lanka vs England (2018) Fifth ODI
Sri Lanka (SL) Scorecard
|Niroshan Dickwella (W) c Joe Root b Moeen Ali||95||97||12||0|
|Sadeera Samarawickrama b Moeen Ali||54||48||8||0|
|Dinesh Chandimal (C) c Jason Roy b Tom Curran||80||73||6||2|
|Kusal Mendis c Ben Stokes b Liam Plunkett||56||33||1||6|
|Dasun Shanaka c Jason Roy b Adil Rashid||18||11||3||0|
|Thisara Perera c Alex Hales b Tom Curran||11||12||0||1|
|Dhananjaya de Silva not out||19||15||1||1|
|Akila Dananjaya not out||18||11||1||1|
|Extras: 15 (b – 4, w – 8, nb – 0, Penalty – 0)|
|Total: 366-6 in 50.0 overs (7.32 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets: 1-137 (Sadeera Samarawickrama, 19.1 ov) , 2-168 (Niroshan Dickwella, 25.4 ov) , 3-270 (Kusal Mendis, 38.2 ov) , 4-300 (Dasun Shanaka, 41.3 ov) , 5-328 (Dinesh Chandimal, 45.3 ov) , 6-328 (Thisara Perera, 45.4 ov)|
Sri Lanka vs England (2018) Fifth ODI
England (ENG) Scorecard
|Jason Roy b Kasun Rajitha||4||6||1||0|
|Alex Hales c Kusal Mendis b Dushmantha Chameera||0||2||0||0|
|Joe Root c Sadeera Samarawickrama b Dushmantha Chameera||10||16||0||0|
|Jos Buttler (C) (W) c Niroshan Dickwella b Dushmantha Chameera||0||2||0||0|
|Ben Stokes c Thisara Perera b Akila Dananjaya||67||60||12||0|
|Moeen Ali c Dinesh Chandimal b Akila Dananjaya||37||37||5||1|
|Sam Curran c Lakshan Sandakan b Dhananjaya de Silva||2||8||0||0|
|Adil Rashid b Akila Dananjaya||4||8||0||0|
|Liam Plunkett lbw b Akila Dananjaya||5||10||0||0|
|Tom Curran not out||1||8||0||0|
|Extras: 2 (b – 0, w – 1, nb – 0, Penalty – 0)|
|Total: 132-9 in 26.1 overs (5.06 runs per over)|
|Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Jason Roy, 1 ov) , 2-4 (Alex Hales, 1.2 ov) , 3-4 (Jos Buttler, 1.4 ov) , 4-28 (Joe Root, 7.2 ov) , 5-107 (Moeen Ali, 18.2 ov) , 6-121 (Sam Curran, 21.1 ov) , 7-122 (Ben Stokes, 22.1 ov) , 8-129 (Adil Rashid, 24.2 ov) , 9-132 (Liam Plunkett, 26.1 ov)|
|Dhananjaya de Silva||4||0||18||1|