Sri Lanka beats England by eight wickets: Take 2-0 lead

Nov 29, 2014 (LBO) – Sri Lanka beat England by eight wickets in a one-day international canter to 2-0 lead in the series, a media report said. Rainy weather reduced the match to 45 overs per side.

Sri Lanka scored 186 for two wickets beat England for 185 by eight wickets and with 64 balls remaining.

Kumar Sangakkara scored 67 (not out) while Mahela Jayawardene scored 77 (not out) in 10.4 overs to spare.

Joe Root from England team scored 42 and Ravi Bopara scored 51 as the England team were bowled out for 185 in 43 of their 45 overs.