SL vs ENG: Second Test match to begin today

Friday, 22 January 2021 - 8:44

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The second and final Test between Sri Lanka and England is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. today at the Galle International Cricket Stadium.

England won the first match and are currently one point ahead of the tournament. So this match will be decisive for both teams.

Five players who were in the Sri Lanka Test squad a few days ago were rested and will not take part in today's match.

The probable Test squads from the two countries are as follows. 


Sri Lanka (probable):

1 Kusal Perera,
2 Lahiru Thirimanne,
3 Oshada Fernando,
4 Dinesh Chandimal (captain),
5 Angelo Mathews,
6 Niroshan Dickwella (wk),
7 Ramesh Mendis,
8 Dilruwan Perera,
9 Suranga Lakmal,
10 Lasith Embuldeniya,
11 Asitha Fernando


England:

1 Dom Sibley,
2 Zak Crawley,
3 Jonny Bairstow,
4 Joe Root (captain),
5 Dan Lawrence,
6 Jos Buttler (wk),
7 Sam Curran,
8 Dom Bess,
9 Mark Wood,
10 Jack Leach,
11 James Anderson