Maximum

5

Number of sixes hit by Moeen Ali in this match - equals the highest hit by an England opener in an ODI innings.

only the second

2

No. of England batsmen to hit ODI tons in SL including Moeen; Trescothick hit one against Zimbabwe in 2002.

Almost happened

121

Runs scored by Buttler at Lord’s in May this year, when he almost pulled off a chase against the same opposition.

In a hurry

25

Balls Moeen Ali took for his fifty; a ball slower than Collingwood's fifty against NZ, which is England's quickest since 2001

Quick Start

36

Balls England took for their fifty - this is the fourth-quickest team fifty for England in ODIs since 2001

Tough ask

289

Highest ODI target successfully chased in SL, by the hosts against Pakistan in Dambulla in 2009; England are chasing 318.

Ceiling

88

Tillakaratne Dilshan's highest ODI score in 2014 - also made against England at Durham in June

Still to get there

0

Centuries by Tillakaratne Dilshan in 2014 - he is the only batsman without a hundred among those with at least 500 ODI runs this year

Got 'em measured

16.33

Moeen Ali's bowling average (12 wkts) against left handers in all international cricket; against right handers he averages 38.06 (16 wkts)

Long time coming

42

Number of ODIs since Sri Lanka's last century opening partnership - 213 against India in Jamaica last year

Lean patch

16.25

Perera's batting average since the last time he hit an ODI fifty. He's been out for a duck four times in 12 innings.