Sri Lanka vs England ICC Cricket World Cup 2015
Sri Lanka defeated England by nine wickets in ICC Cricket World Cup
Sri Lanka won against England in the Pool A 22nd match of ICC World Cup 2015 at Wellington by nine wickets.
Chasing 310 runs for a win, Sri Lanka made it very easy as Lahiru Thirimanne 139 runs and Kumar Sangakkara made 117 runs and Tillakaratne Dilshan 44 runs helped their team to a comfortable win.
Earlier England won the toss and decided to bat first.
England set target of 309 runs for loss of 6 wickets with the help of Joe Root 121 and Ian Bell 49 runs.
Tillakaratne Dilshan 1 for 35 runs.
Sri Lanka chased target and made 312 runs for loss of one wicket in 47.2 overs.
Lahiru Thirimanne 139 runs, Kumar Sangakkara 117 runs and from England Moeen Ali took 1 for 50 runs.