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England vs Sri Lanka 29th Match ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - England vs Sri Lanka 29th Match ICC T20 World Cup 2021


Watch the highlights of England vs Sri Lanka 29th Match ICC T20 World Cup 2021 - ICC World Twenty20 International tournament of the 29th T20I match played between Sri Lanka and England at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah in 01st November 2021.

England vs Sri Lanka 29th Match ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Highlights
An record 112-run stand between Jos Buttler and Eoin Morgan © Getty Images

An stunning maiden T20I century from Jos Buttler before bowlers delivered to England comprehensive 26-run victory over Sri Lanka and qualify for the semi-final in the 29th match of a T20 World Cup.

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Match Stats :
  • England's 26-run win was their second smallest victory by terms of runs against Sri Lanka in T20 international and It is their fourth narrowest win in T20 World Cups.
  • Jos Buttler became the fourth England batsman to score a hundred in T20 international after Alex Hales, David Malan and Liam Livingstone.
  • Jos Buttler became the second England batsman to score a hundred in T20 World Cup after Alex Hales and overall the eighth player in T20 World Cups.
  • Jos Buttler hammered a 67-ball joint fourth slowest century in T20 internationals jointly with Morne van Wyk.
  • Jos Buttler became the first England batsman to score a hundred in all three formats and overall the 15th player.
  • England's 163 was their sixth highest score against Sri Lanka in T20 international and It is their third highest total against Sri Lanka in T20 World Cups.
  • 112 : Jos Buttler and Eoin Morgan set up the record fourth-wicket partnership for England against Sri Lanka in T20 international, previously held by the 74-run stand between these same pair at Delhi in the 2016 World Twenty20, It is the England's joint highest fourth-wicket stand in T20Is, jointly 112-run stand held by between Kevin Pietersen and Eoin Morgan at Dubai in 2010 and the second highest fourth-wicket partnership in T20 World Cups.
  • 43 : Eoin Morgan became the most number of wins by a captain in T20 international cricket history, surpassing the previous record of 42-wins by former Afghanistan captain Asghar Afghan

* Sri Lanka knocked out of the tournament after losing three matches.

England scored 163-4 in 20 overs with top scorer by Jos Buttler 101 not out - which was his 1st T20I hundred.

Eoin Morgan cracked a 40 off 36-balls including 3-sixes & a four and Jason Roy 9.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Wanindu Hasaranga picked up 3-wickets for 21-runs in 4-overs and Dushmantha Chameera took one-wicket.

Sri Lanka scored 137 for all-out in 19 overs with top scorer by Wanindu Hasaranga hammered a 34 off 16-balls including 3-fours and a six with strike rate of 161.90.

Bhanuka Rajapaksa blasted a 26 off 18-balls including 2-sixes & 2-fours with strike rate of 144.44, Dasun Shanaka scored 26 off 25-balls included 2-fours & a six and Charith Asalanka cracked a 21 off 16-balls including 3-fours & a six.

England best bowler by Moeen Ali, Adil Rashid, Chris Jordan each took 2-wickets and one for Chris Woakes - Liam Livingstone.

Jos Buttler named Player of the match for hia career-best blazing unbeaten 101-runs knocked off facing 67-balls including 6-sixes and 6-fours with strike rate of 150.74.