England Lions tour of Sri Lanka 2013/14

Sri Lanka A v England Lions, 3rd unofficial Test, Colombo

Woakes delight at team and personal gains

England Lions captain Chris Woakes has credited his team's preparation and their unrelenting focus on victory, for the 1-0 series win over Sri Lanka A.

Sri Lanka A v England Lions, 3rd unofficial Test, Colombo, 4th day

Robson's fifth hundred completes Lions' job

Sam Robson underlined his batting potential with his fifth hundred of the winter as England Lions secured a series win against Sri Lanka A in Colombo

Sri Lanka A v England Lions, 3rd unofficial Test, Colombo, 3rd day

Kerrigan starts out on path to redemption

So highly rated in county cricket but so emphatically embarrassed in his first Test at the Oval last year, Simon Kerrigan delivered an incisive spell in Colombo that may light his path to redemption.

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England Lions in Sri Lanka unofficial Test Series, 2013/14

England Lions tour of Sri Lanka, Jan-Mar 2014

Sam Robson drives down the ground
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Scott Borthwick shapes for the cut
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Chris Woakes steadied England Lions with an unbeaten 84
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Varun Chopra made 83
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Jonny Bairstow reverse sweeps
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James Taylor takes the applause for his double century
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Squads

Angelo Perera (c) Niroshan Dickwella (wk)
Lahiru Gamage Ishan Jayaratne
Udara Jayasundera Shehan Jayasuriya
Tharindu Kaushal Chatura Randunu
Roshen Silva Kithuruwan Vithanage
Pabasara Waduge
Tour Results
Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions at Colombo (RPS) - Feb 26-Mar 1, 2014
Match drawn
Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions at Dambulla - Feb 19-22, 2014
Match drawn
Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions at Pallekele - Feb 12-15, 2014
Eng Lions won by 167 runs
SL-A Emerg v Eng Lions at Colombo (Colts) - Feb 6-8, 2014
Match drawn
SL-A Emerg v Eng Lions at Colombo (RPS) - Feb 1-3, 2014
Match drawn
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