England in Sri Lanka, 2 Test Series, 2021, 1st Test

Sri Lanka 135 (46.1) & 359 (136.5) VsEngland 421(117.1) & 76/3 (24.2)
England beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets

Sri Lanka

Batsman Run Balls Four Six Strike Rate
Lahiru Thirimanne
c Jonny Bairstow b Stuart Broad
4 22 0 0 18.18
Kusal Perera
c Joe Root b Dom Bess
20 28 2 0 71.43
Kusal Mendis
c Jos Buttler b Stuart Broad
0 2 0 0
Angelo Mathews
c Joe Root b Stuart Broad
27 54 1 1 50
Dinesh Chandimal (C)
c Sam Curran b Jack Leach
28 71 1 0 39.44
Niroshan Dickwella (W)
c Dom Sibley b Dom Bess
12 21 1 0 57.14
Dasun Shanaka
c Jos Buttler b Dom Bess
23 48 3 0 47.92
Wanindu Hasaranga
b Dom Bess
19 22 2 0 86.36
Dilruwan Perera
b Dom Bess
0 2 0 0
Lasith Embuldeniya
run out (Jack Leach)
0 1 0 0
Asitha Fernando
not out
0 7 0 0
Total

To bat:
135/10 (46.1) Run Rate: 2.92
Fall Of Wickets:
1-16 (Lahiru Thirimanne 6.3 Over), 2-16 (Kusal Mendis 6.5 Over), 3-25 (Kusal Perera 10.2 Over), 4-81 (Angelo Mathews 29 Over), 5-81 (Dinesh Chandimal 29.2 Over), 6-105 (Niroshan Dickwella 38.1 Over), 7-126 (Dasun Shanaka 42.3 Over), 8-126 (Dilruwan Perera 42.5 Over), 9-130 (Lasith Embuldeniya 43.5 Over), 10-135 (Wanindu Hasaranga 46.1 Over)
Bowler Over Maiden Run Wicket Economy
Stuart Broad 9 3 20 3 2.22
Sam Curran 4 2 8 0 2
Mark Wood 6 1 21 0 3.5
Dom Bess 10.1 3 30 5 2.95
Jack Leach 17 2 55 1 3.24
Batsman Run Balls Four Six Strike Rate
Zak Crawley
c Wanindu Hasaranga b Lasith Embuldeniya
9 26 1 0 34.62
Dom Sibley
c Lahiru Thirimanne b Lasith Embuldeniya
4 15 0 0 26.67
Jonny Bairstow
c Kusal Mendis b Lasith Embuldeniya
47 93 2 0 50.54
Joe Root (C)
c Lasith Embuldeniya b Dilruwan Perera
228 321 18 1 71.03
Dan Lawrence
c Kusal Mendis b Dilruwan Perera
73 150 6 1 48.67
Jos Buttler (W)
c Niroshan Dickwella b Asitha Fernando
30 57 3 0 52.63
Sam Curran
b Asitha Fernando
0 1 0 0
Dom Bess
run out (sub Minod Bhanuka / Niroshan Dickwella)
0 4 0 0
Jack Leach
lbw b Dilruwan Perera
4 20 1 0 20
Mark Wood
c Niroshan Dickwella b Dilruwan Perera
2 9 0 0 22.22
Stuart Broad
not out
11 13 2 0 84.62
Total

To bat:
421/10 (117.1) Run Rate: 3.59
Fall Of Wickets:
1-10 (Dom Sibley 4.2 Over), 2-17 (Zak Crawley 8.4 Over), 3-131 (Jonny Bairstow 42.2 Over), 4-304 (Dan Lawrence 85.3 Over), 5-372 (Jos Buttler 104.1 Over), 6-372 (Sam Curran 104.2 Over), 7-382 (Dom Bess 106 Over), 8-398 (Jack Leach 111.2 Over), 9-406 (Mark Wood 113.4 Over), 10-421 (Joe Root 117.1 Over)
Bowler Over Maiden Run Wicket Economy
Lasith Embuldeniya 45 4 176 3 3.91
Asitha Fernando 14 1 44 2 3.14
Wanindu Hasaranga 15 1 63 0 4.2
Dilruwan Perera 36.1 2 109 4 3.01
Dasun Shanaka 7 1 22 0 3.14

Sri Lanka

Batsman Run Balls Four Six Strike Rate
Kusal Perera
c Jack Leach b Sam Curran
62 109 5 1 56.88
Lahiru Thirimanne
c Jos Buttler b Sam Curran
111 251 12 0 44.22
Kusal Mendis
c Jos Buttler b Jack Leach
15 65 1 0 23.08
Lasith Embuldeniya
c Dom Sibley b Dom Bess
0 11 0 0
Angelo Mathews
c Joe Root b Jack Leach
71 219 4 0 32.42
Dinesh Chandimal (C)
c Joe Root b Dom Bess
20 28 3 0 71.43
Niroshan Dickwella (W)
c Jos Buttler b Dom Bess
29 74 1 0 39.19
Dasun Shanaka
b Jack Leach
4 5 0 0 80
Wanindu Hasaranga
c Joe Root b Jack Leach
12 18 2 0 66.67
Dilruwan Perera
st Jos Buttler b Jack Leach
24 38 5 0 63.16
Asitha Fernando
not out
0 6 0 0
Total

To bat:
359/ (136.5) Run Rate: 2.62
Fall Of Wickets:
1-101 (Kusal Perera 37.4 Over), 2-155 (Kusal Mendis 59.5 Over), 3-158 (Lasith Embuldeniya 63 Over), 4-210 (Lahiru Thirimanne 82.1 Over), 5-243 (Dinesh Chandimal 91.3 Over), 6-291 (Niroshan Dickwella 115.1 Over), 7-296 (Dasun Shanaka 116.2 Over), 8-314 (Wanindu Hasaranga 122.2 Over), 9-352 (Dilruwan Perera 132.5 Over), 10-359 (Angelo Mathews 136.5 Over)
Bowler Over Maiden Run Wicket Economy
Stuart Broad 17 11 14 0 0.82
Sam Curran 11 1 37 2 3.36
Dom Bess 33 4 100 3 3.03
Mark Wood 21 5 49 0 2.33
Jack Leach 41.5 6 122 5 2.92
Joe Root 11 1 19 0 1.73
Dan Lawrence 2 0 10 0 5

England

Batsman Run Balls Four Six Strike Rate
Zak Crawley
c Kusal Mendis b Lasith Embuldeniya
8 21 1 0 38.1
Dom Sibley
b Lasith Embuldeniya
2 5 0 0 40
Jonny Bairstow
not out
35 65 2 0 53.85
Joe Root (C)
run out (Niroshan Dickwella)
1 3 0 0 33.33
Dan Lawrence
not out
21 52 0 0 40.38
Total

To bat:Jos Buttler (W), Sam Curran, Dom Bess, Jack Leach, Mark Wood, Stuart Broad
76/3 (24.2) Run Rate: 3.12
Fall Of Wickets:
1-3 (Dom Sibley 1 Over), 2-12 (Zak Crawley 5 Over), 3-14 (Joe Root 6 Over)
Bowler Over Maiden Run Wicket Economy
Lasith Embuldeniya 12 3 29 2 2.42
Dilruwan Perera 11.2 2 34 0 3
Wanindu Hasaranga 1 0 4 0 4
Match details
Venue Galle International Stadium, Galle
Toss Sri Lanka
Umpires Kumar Dharmasena (SL), Ruchira Palliyaguruge (SL) and Lyndon Hannibal (SL)
Match Referee Ranjan Madugalle (SL)