Close of Play

  • Thu, 6 Feb - day 1 - England Lions 1st innings 327/5 (BT Foakes 24*, SG Borthwick 2*, 90 ov)
  • Fri, 7 Feb - day 2 - England Lions 2nd innings 139/4 (JM Bairstow 58*, LE Plunkett 34*, 42 ov)
  • Sat, 8 Feb - day 3 - Sri Lanka A Emerging Players 2nd innings 177/4 (47 ov) - end of match
  • Plunkett revives England memories

    England Lions settled for a draw in their warm-up game against Sri Lanka A Emerging Players after the Yorkshire pair Jonny Bairstow and Liam Plunkett had both made hundreds

  • Kerrigan returns to help skittle hosts

    Simon Kerrigan slipped quietly back into action to take 3 for 31 as England Lions took firm control on the second day in Colombo

  • Lees leads Lions to strong start

    A second top order batsman showed his potential for England Lions as Alex Lees made a century to lead his side into a strong position on the opening day of the second tour match in Colombo