result
2nd Test, Galle, Jan 22 - 25 2021, England tour of Sri Lanka
381 & 126
(43.3 ov, target 164)344 & 164/4
England won by 6 wickets
player of the match
Joe Root
England
Best performances - Batters
Joe Root portrait
JE Root
186 runs (309)
18 fours
0 six
Control92%
Productive shot
sweep shot
57 runs
8 fours
0 six
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Angelo Mathews portrait
AD Mathews
110 runs (238)
11 fours
0 six
Control94%
Productive shot
flick
41 runs
4 fours
0 six
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Best performances - Bowlers
Lasith Embuldeniya portrait
L Embuldeniya
O
42
M
6
R
137
W
7
ECO
3.26
  • Full Toss
  • Yorker
  • Full Length
  • Good Length
  • Short of good length
  • Short Length
OFFLEG
RHB
1W1W
1W2W1W
LEGOFF
LHB
1W
James Anderson, player portrait
JM Anderson
O
29
M
13
R
40
W
6
ECO
1.37
  • Full Toss
  • Yorker
  • Full Length
  • Good Length
  • Short of good length
  • Short Length
OFFLEG
RHB
2W
1W
LEGOFF
LHB
1W1W
1W
Partnerships
First innings
Team Image
Sri Lanka
7 (25)
MDKJ Perera6 (14)
HDRL Thirimanne1 (11)
0 (4)
HDRL Thirimanne0 (0)
BOP Fernando0 (4)
69 (129)
AD Mathews26 (45)
HDRL Thirimanne42 (84)
117 (256)
AD Mathews65 (135)
LD Chandimal52 (121)
39 (120)
AD Mathews19 (58)
N Dickwella19 (62)
11 (18)
N Dickwella11 (11)
RTM Mendis0 (7)
89 (173)
MDK Perera26 (102)
N Dickwella62 (71)
0 (2)
MDK Perera0 (0)
RAS Lakmal0 (2)
32 (72)
MDK Perera25 (39)
L Embuldeniya7 (33)
17 (40)
MDK Perera16 (29)
AM Fernando0 (10)
Team Image
England
4 (32)
DP Sibley0 (14)
Z Crawley4 (18)
1 (11)
JM Bairstow0 (5)
Z Crawley1 (6)
111 (172)
JM Bairstow28 (68)
JE Root80 (104)
16 (35)
JE Root9 (14)
DW Lawrence3 (21)
97 (179)
JE Root38 (84)
JC Buttler55 (95)
23 (63)
JE Root10 (20)
SM Curran13 (43)
81 (172)
JE Root44 (77)
DM Bess32 (95)
4 (9)
JE Root3 (3)
MA Wood1 (6)
2 (17)
JE Root2 (6)
MJ Leach0 (11)
5 (11)
JM Anderson4 (5)
MJ Leach1 (6)
Second innings
Team Image
Sri Lanka
19 (32)
MDKJ Perera14 (25)
HDRL Thirimanne4 (7)
10 (33)
HDRL Thirimanne6 (14)
BOP Fernando3 (19)
8 (19)
AD Mathews5 (7)
HDRL Thirimanne3 (12)
0 (5)
AD Mathews0 (4)
LD Chandimal0 (1)
10 (8)
LD Chandimal9 (5)
N Dickwella1 (3)
19 (25)
N Dickwella6 (11)
RTM Mendis11 (14)
4 (14)
MDK Perera4 (13)
RTM Mendis0 (1)
8 (16)
RAS Lakmal3 (11)
RTM Mendis5 (5)
48 (63)
RAS Lakmal8 (21)
L Embuldeniya40 (42)
0 (1)
RAS Lakmal0 (0)
AM Fernando0 (1)
Team Image
England
17 (30)
DP Sibley3 (11)
Z Crawley13 (19)
45 (61)
JM Bairstow29 (28)
DP Sibley11 (33)
22 (43)
JE Root11 (16)
DP Sibley10 (27)
5 (19)
DP Sibley3 (10)
DW Lawrence2 (9)
75* (111)
JC Buttler46 (48)
DP Sibley29 (63)