England elect to field against Sri Lanka

Last Updated: Jul 06, 2011, 20:36 PM IST

Nottingham (England): England captain Alastair Cook won the toss and decided to field against Sri Lanka in the fourth one-day international at Trent Bridge on Wednesday.

Both sides were unchanged from the third one-day international at Lord`s on Sunday, which Sri Lanka won by six wickets.

Another win in Wednesday`s day-night encounter at Trent Bridge would give World Cup finalists Sri Lanka an unbeatable 3-1 series lead ahead of Saturday`s finale at Old Trafford.

Although rain had delayed the toss, this match was still scheduled for 50 overs per side.

Teams:

England: Craig Kieswetter (wkt), Alastair Cook (capt), Jonathan Trott, Kevin Pietersen, Eoin Morgan, Ian Bell, Tim Bresnan, Graeme Swann, Stuart Broad, James Anderson, Jade Dernbach

Sri Lanka: Tillakaratne Dilshan (capt), Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara (wkt), Thilina Kandamby, Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews, Jeevan Mendis, Nuwan Kulasekera, Suranga Lakmal, Suraj Randiv, Lasith Malinga

Bureau Report