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Sri Lanka vs England 4th Quarter-Final ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Sri Lanka vs England 4th Quarter-Final ICC Cricket World Cup 2011


Watch the highlights of Sri Lanka vs England 4th Quarter-Final ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 - ICC Cricket World Cup tournament of the 4th Quarter-final match played between England and Sri Lanka at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo in 26th March 2011.

TSri Lanka vs England 4th Quarter-Final ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Highlights
An unbeaten 231-run stand between Tillakaratne Dilshan and Upul Tharanga © Getty Images

Stunning unbeaten centuries from Tillakaratne Dilshan and Upul Tharanga led to Sri Lanka emphatic ten-wicket victory over England and enter into semi-final in a one-sided game of the fourth quarter-final of a World Cup.

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* 231* :  Tillakaratne Dilshan and Upul Tharanga set up the fourth highest partnership for Sri Lanka and their second best against England in ODIs.

* 3 : Upul Tharanga hit the third most centuries by an Sri Lankan batsman against England in One-day international and the joint fourth most centuries hit by any batsman against England in ODIs, jointly with 3-hundreds hit by Dean Jones, Viv Richards, Graeme Smith and Yuvraj Singh.

* 11 : Upul Tharanga equalled a joint third most centuries hit for Sri Lanka in One-day internationals, jointly with Marvan Atapattu, Aravinda de Silva and Kumar Sangakkara.

* 10 : Tillakaratne Dilshan hit the seventh most centuries for Sri Lanka in One-day internationals.

England scored 229-6 in 50 overs with top scorer by Jonathan Trott struck 86 off 115-balls including two-fours, Eoin Morgan scored a delightful 50 off 55 deliveries included four boundaries, Ravi Bopara scored 31, Ian Bell 25 and Matt Prior 22 not out.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Muttiah Muralitharan takes two-wickets, Angelo Mathews, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Ajantha Mendis and Lasith Malinga each took one-wickets.

Sri Lanka chased 231-0 in 38.3 overs with top scorer by Tillakaratne Dilshan 108 not out - which was his 10th ODI hundred, his first century against England and his second ODI hundred in World Cups.

Upul Tharanga cracked a unbeaten 102 off 122-balls - which was his 11th ODI hundred, his third century against England in ODIs and his second ODI hundred in World Cups - including 12-fours & a six.

Tillakaratne Dilshan named player of the match for his match-winning masterclass unbeaten 108-runs knocked off facing 115-balls including 10-fours and 2-sixes.