Result
Tour Match, Sri Lanka and United Arab Emirates at Abu Dhabi, England Lions tour of Bangladesh
(45.5/50 ov, target 97)
231/3
England XI won by 9 wickets (with 179 balls remaining)
1y
• Andrew McGlashan

England XI ease to contrived victory

England prepared for their one-day series against Pakistan with a comfortable run chase against England Lions having agreed a target

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Commentator: Obaid Hameed
Scorecard summary
England Lions96(28.3 overs)
England XI231/3(45.5 overs)
end of over 4611 runs
ENG: 231/3CRR: 5.04 
Eoin Morgan4 (3)
Jonathan Trott75 (92)
Moeen Ali5.5-0-37-0
Scott Borthwick6-0-36-1
45.5
4
Ali to Morgan, FOUR runs
45.4
Ali to Morgan, no run
45.3
1
Ali to Trott, 1 run
45.2
6
Ali to Trott, SIX runs
45.1
Ali to Trott, no run
end of over 456 runs • 1 wicket
ENG: 220/3CRR: 4.88 
Eoin Morgan0 (1)
Jonathan Trott68 (89)
Scott Borthwick6-0-36-1
Chris Woakes8-0-43-1
44.6
Borthwick to Morgan, no run
44.5
w
Borthwick to Bopara, OUT
RS Bopara c Ali b Borthwick 36 (56m 45b 3x4 0x6) SR: 80.00
44.4
1
Borthwick to Trott, 1 run
44.3
Borthwick to Trott, no run
44.2
1
Borthwick to Bopara, 1 run
44.1
4
Borthwick to Bopara, FOUR runs
end of over 446 runs
ENG: 214/2CRR: 4.86 
Ravi Bopara31 (42)
Jonathan Trott67 (87)
Chris Woakes8-0-43-1
Nathan Buck6-0-26-0
43.6
1
Woakes to Bopara, 1 run
43.5
Woakes to Bopara, no run
43.4
2
Woakes to Bopara, 2 runs
43.3
1
Woakes to Trott, 1 run
43.2
Woakes to Trott, no run
43.1
2
Woakes to Trott, 2 runs
end of over 434 runs
ENG: 208/2CRR: 4.83 
Jonathan Trott64 (84)
Ravi Bopara28 (39)
Nathan Buck6-0-26-0
Chris Woakes7-0-37-1
42.6
1
Buck to Trott, 1 run
Match details
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
TossEngland Lions , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland Lions tour of Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and United Arab Emirates
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)09.15 start, First Session 09.15-12.45, Interval 12.45-13.30, Second Session 13.30-17.00
Match days10 February 2012 (50-over match)
Umpires
Nayyar Abbas
Mohammad Ali