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Sri Lanka vs England
In Progress : England require another 152 runs with 5 wickets and 24.4 overs remaining
Sri Lanka
317/6
( 50 overs )
England
166/5
( 25.2 overs )
Commentary

  , Prasad to Bopara, 1 run, forward press in front of point who fumbles and they get a run
  , Prasad to Ali, 3 runs, Back of a length, Moeen pulls firmly and gets this past mid-on, the outfield is so slow and it doesn't run for four causing them to scamper back for a third that might have been tight for Moeen at the bowler's end with a direct hit
  , BAW Mendis to Bopara, no run, flat delivery, they generall all are, defended comfortably in the crease
  , BAW Mendis to Ali, 1 run, forward running this in front of point for an easy run
  , BAW Mendis to Ali, no run, Moeen forward and this strikes him on the pad well outside the line of leg
  , BAW Mendis to Ali, no run, back and tucking this into the leg side
  , BAW Mendis to Bopara, 1 run, forward press from off stump out to deep cover
  , BAW Mendis to Ali, 1 run, angled across Moeen who drops this fine and they get a quick single
  , Prasad to Bopara, no run, back of a length, Bopara blocking up on his toes
  , Prasad to Bopara, no run, forward just outside off, pressed towards mid-off
  , Prasad to Buttler, OUT, back on a decent length, Buttler props forward and gets an inside edge which bounces and then cannons leg stump! Very bad time for England to lose another wicket. Buttler was trying to sort of angle this away but it came back on him a little and the inside edge found the outside edge of leg stump
  , Prasad to Buttler, FOUR, dragged back a little and Buttler pulls firmly, chase around for deep midwicket and his slide is not in time
  , Prasad to Buttler, no run, better length, Buttler on the crease gets a thick outside edge to point
  , Prasad to Buttler, no run, full just outside off, Buttler mistimes a drive to mid-on
  , BAW Mendis to Ali, no run, flatter ball sliding across Moeen's off stump, he's back to try and late cut and misses
  , BAW Mendis to Ali, SIX, full on leg stump and Moeen picks it up beautifully over square leg, it sails back, another lovely clean strike
  , BAW Mendis to Ali, no run, back and turned from off stump to midwicket
  , BAW Mendis to Buttler, 1 run, waited for and played from the crease out to long-on
  , BAW Mendis to Buttler, no run, back on off stump and Buttler knocks it up the wicket
  , BAW Mendis to Buttler, 3 wides, poor ball way down leg, Sangakkara can't gather and they get two extra extras
  , BAW Mendis to Buttler, 2 runs, paddle swept from off stump and Buttler runs hard and calls Moeen back for a second
  , NLTC Perera to Buttler, 1 run, gradually fuller and gradually shorter this over, pulled now over square leg for a single
  , NLTC Perera to Buttler, no run, drags the length back and Buttler misses with a forcing stroke off the back foot
  , NLTC Perera to Buttler, SIX, too full and Buttler casually whips his hands through the ball and knocks it for six miles over long-on ... as you do
  , NLTC Perera to Buttler, 2 runs, fuller still and even more firmly played, timed very well and deep cover runs around to his right and saves well
  , NLTC Perera to Buttler, no run, slightly fuller and this is played firmly to cover
  , NLTC Perera to Buttler, no run, good length, Buttler plays away from his body and gets beaten outside off
  , BAW Mendis to Buttler, 1 run, back once again, punching down to long-on
  , BAW Mendis to Buttler, 2 runs, back again, this time works it through more of a square leg area and they run hard for two
  , BAW Mendis to Buttler, no run, back trying to move this into the leg side, only finds midwicket
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