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Monday, 26 May 2014 - 7:29
England v Sri Lanka: Tourists level ODI series with crushing victory
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England were skittled for 99 as Sri Lanka levelled the 5-match one-day international series at 1-1 with a 157-run win at Chester-le-Street.

Tillakaratne Dilshan made 88 as Sri Lanka posted a respectable 256-8.

England was reduced to 29 for 4 as seamer Nuwan Kulasekara 3 wickets for just 15 runs, wreaked havoc while Sachithra Senanayake took 3 wickets for 13.

Eoin Morgan top-scored with 40, as England was all out in the 27th over; their heaviest ever home ODI defeat, in terms of runs and 5th worst anywhere.

 
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