April 4, 2007

England v Sri Lanka, Super Eights, Antigua

Sri Lanka 235 (Tharanga 62, Jayawardene 56, Flintoff 3-35) beat England 233 for 8 (Pietersen 58, Bopara 52, Bell 47, Fernando 3-41) by two runs
Scorecard and ball-by-ball details

Match package
Bulletin - Sri Lanka clinch two-run thriller
Verdict - England challenge status quo
Quotes - Tight finishes stress captain
Plays of the Day - Nixon in reverse gear
Stats - Murali trumps Pietersen, and a milestone for Jayasuriya
On the Ball - Sanjay Manjrekar - Sri Lanka's bowlers won them the game
Gallery

Preview package
Andrew Miller's preview - Uncertain England once again underprepared
Stats - Sri Lanka the overwhelming favourites
News - 'Jayasuriya has been brilliant' - Jayawardene