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Sri Lanka v England

Post by 1964white » Sat Nov 17, 2018 8:59 am

This is getting interesting, you can't this form of cricket

England set Sri Lanka 301 to win

Highlights over the last day

  • Century for Root (124)
  • Foakes 65 not out
  • Two great catches from Jennings & Foakes
  • Matthews keeping Sri Lanka in the game with a 2nd innings score of 68no
Srl Lanka are 182 for 5 needing 119 runs to win

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Re: Sri Lanka v England

Post by Shields53 » Sat Nov 17, 2018 9:19 am

216-5 Now, good to see a competitive test match!

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Re: Sri Lanka v England

Post by 1964white » Sat Nov 17, 2018 9:34 am

Shields53 wrote:
Sat Nov 17, 2018 9:19 am
216-5 Now, good to see a competitive test match!
A couple of quick wickets would be good :)

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Re: Sri Lanka v England

Post by leic white 63 » Sat Nov 17, 2018 9:52 am

226 - 6 now

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Re: Sri Lanka v England

Post by leic white 63 » Sat Nov 17, 2018 10:06 am

226-7 back in control .
raining.

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Re: Sri Lanka v England

Post by 1964white » Sat Nov 17, 2018 10:13 am

We've got the quick wickets required :-D

Now bowl them out England

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Re: Sri Lanka v England

Post by 1964white » Sun Nov 18, 2018 8:41 am

England took half an hour to take the final three wickets to wrap up their first series victory in Srl Lanka for seventeen years

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Re: Sri Lanka v England

Post by hector » Sun Nov 18, 2018 9:37 am

1964white wrote:
Sun Nov 18, 2018 8:41 am
England took half an hour to take the final three wickets to wrap up their first series victory in Srl Lanka though the 30 minutes felt like seventeen years
FTFY '64

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:tup: “And then one day you find ten years have got behind you.” :wink:

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Re: Sri Lanka v England

Post by Haighy » Sun Nov 18, 2018 9:52 am

No mean feat this.

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