result
1st T20I (N), Cardiff, Jun 23 2021, Sri Lanka tour of England
(17.1/20 ov)130/2
England won by 8 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
player of the match
Sri Lanka INNINGS (20 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Danushka Gunathilaka c †Buttler b Jordan19162530118.75
Avishka Fernando c Jordan b Curran049000.00
Kusal Perera (c)†c Jordan b Rashid30265811115.38
Kusal Mendis lbw b Livingstone912180075.00
Dhananjaya de Silva c Rashid b Wood3440075.00
Dasun Shanaka c †Buttler b Curran50445132113.63
Wanindu Hasaranga c Jordan b Rashid57100071.42
Isuru Udana not out 67210085.71
Extras(lb 2, w 5)7
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 6.45)129/7
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Avishka Fernando, 1.3 ov), 2-31 (Danushka Gunathilaka, 4.3 ov), 3-49 (Kusal Mendis, 7.5 ov), 4-52 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 8.3 ov), 5-79 (Kusal Perera, 13.1 ov), 6-96 (Wanindu Hasaranga, 15.4 ov), 7-129 (Dasun Shanaka, 19.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Woakes301404.66111010
Sam Curran302528.3360130
Mark Wood403318.25104110
Chris Jordan402917.2572100
Liam Livingstone20914.5040000
Adil Rashid401724.2590000
England INNINGS (target: 130 runs from 20 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jason Roy c Gunathilaka b Chameera36224141163.63
Jos Buttler not out 68557081123.63
Dawid Malan  b Udana714190050.00
Jonny Bairstow not out 13121211108.33
Extras(lb 1, w 5)6
TOTAL(17.1 Ov, RR: 7.57)130/2
Fall of wickets: 1-80 (Jason Roy, 9.1 ov), 2-112 (Dawid Malan, 13.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dushmantha Chameera3.102417.5794010
Nuwan Pradeep2023011.5032120
Akila Dananjaya4040010.0063210
Isuru Udana403017.5084010
Wanindu Hasaranga401203.00140000
MATCH DETAILS
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
TossSri Lanka, elected to bat first
SeriesSri Lanka tour of England
Season2021
Player Of The Match
Jos Buttler
Jos Buttler
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberT20I no. 1165
Hours of play (local time)18.30 start, First Session 18.30-20.00, Interval 20.00-20.20, Second Session 20.20-21.50
Match days23 June 2021 - night (20-over match)
Umpires
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David Millns
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Martin Saggers
TV Umpire
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Mike Burns
Reserve Umpire
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Sue Redfern
Match Referee
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Phil Whitticase
MATCH NOTES
  • Sri Lanka innings
  • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 39 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Over 7.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - DJ Millns, Batter - BKG Mendis (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 7.6 overs (48 balls), Extras 5
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 16.5 overs (101 balls), Extras 7
  • MD Shanaka: 50 off 43 balls (3 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 129/7 in 20.0 overs (I Udana 6)
  • England innings
  • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 61 runs, 0 wicket)
  • England: 50 runs in 4.4 overs (28 balls), Extras 4
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 28 balls (JJ Roy 27, JC Buttler 19, Ex 4)
  • JC Buttler: 50 off 38 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • England: 100 runs in 11.4 overs (70 balls), Extras 6