England romps in the only T20 match played against Sri Lanka- Sri Lankans lost the one T20 match played on Tuesday, 5th July 2016. Hosts surmounted the shortest format of cricket by 8 wickets. Once again, poor team work was the reason why they got defeated in that match.
While batting first, ICC WC 2011 runner ups commenced with average opening and proceeded with dull two digit individual scores. Nobody from their batting line up conquered to play huge inning.
Stuttering excursion of the men in blue jersey ended up on 140 runs. Dawson and Plunkett sealed the opponents in this low but average score by taking the important wickets. With the loss of all batsmen, Sri Lanka succeeded in setting up that defiance for the hosts.
English batsmen took this target quite lightly and clinched it in just 18th over with the loss of two wickets. No bowler from Sri Lankan team managed to stop the aggression exhibited by the guests.
Righty lefty combination of Eoin Morgan and Buttler made the victory too attainable for the guests. Their mesmerizing two digit knocks prestigiously trailed the mere challenge of 141 runs and delivered it keeping eight wickets and 15 balls in hands.
Captain Angelo Mathews jolted English inning by sending the opener back to pavilion with no scores in hands. His further success once again stunned the cheerers when James Vince’s stumps were destroyed by the skipper.
But the firm determination of later come hitters didn’t succumb to the aggressive stance of foes who attempted hard to break the partnership, but failed to do so ahead the stiff and patient approach.