SL vs ENG, Only T20I, Sri Lanka v England T20I Series 2018, 27 Oct 2018
England won by 30 runs
BALL BY BALL
Ov 20: 1lb 0 6 W 1 W ( 8 Runs, 2 Wkts )
19.6 - J Denly to T Thushara
Joe Denly to Lasith Malinga. Leg spinner length ball, off stump down the track driving, missed to. The comeback kid Joe Denly ends up with 4-19 and England clinch the game by 30 runs. England were too good again for Sri Lanka tonight. Once 187 was on the board it would always be a tough ask. England's legspinners Adil Rashid and Denly took an incredible 7-30 in their combined eight overs. Thisara Perera clobbered 57 for the hosts but he was left with far too much to do.
19.5 - J Denly to L Sandakan
Leg spinner length ball, wide outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to cover for 1 run, fielded by Morgan.
19.4 - J Denly to T Perera
Joe Denly to Thisara Perera. Leg spinner full toss, to leg on the front foot Slog, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to deep mid wicket, by Roy. That's the worst ball Denly has bowled tonight. He won't be too perturbed by that as he sees the back of the Sri Lanka skipper to a catch in the deep by Roy
19.3 - J Denly to T Perera
Leg spinner length ball, to leg on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control over long on for 6 runs.
19.2 - J Denly to T Perera
Leg spinner yorker, outside off stump on the front foot driving, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by Buttler.
19.1 - J Denly to T Thushara
Leg spinner half volley, to leg on the front foot Slog, hit pad to short third man for 1 run, fielded by Hales.
Ov 19: 1 0 2 6 0 6 ( 15 Runs )
18.6 - T Curran to T Perera
Full toss, to leg on the front foot Slog, well timed over deep mid wicket for 6 runs.
18.5 - T Curran to T Perera
Yorker, to leg on the front foot driving, to long on for no runs, fielded by Jordan.
18.4 - T Curran to T Perera
Half volley, down leg side on the front foot flick, well timed in the air under control over deep square leg for 6 runs. Perera is going down in a blaze of glory. England have bowled well at him. Curran just misses the length that time.
18.3 - T Curran to T Perera
Half volley, down leg side on the front foot driving, well timed to long on for 2 runs, fielded by Jordan, fielded by Stokes.
18.2 - T Curran to T Perera
Yorker, to leg on the front foot driving, to long off for no runs, fielded by Roy.
18.1 - T Curran to T Thushara
Slower ball short, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, bottom edge to wicketkeeper for 1 run, run save by Buttler.
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