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Watch the Live Cricket Streaming and telecast as Sri Lanka is set to take on England in the first One-Day International (ODI) match at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Tuesday. The match is set to start at 11:30 am IST (10:00 am local time) and live telecast in India will be on Ten Action. Live streaming links will be available on Ten Sports’ official website. Also Read - Lankan Navy, Indian Ships Battling Re-ignited Fire on Board Oil Tanker
Sri Lanka travel to England following a 5-0 drubbing against India in the ODI series. They are set to play a seven-match ODI series and will look to put up a better performance on the home ground. Only Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara and Angelo Mathews put up any performance worthy to be taken note against the Indians. However, the team management will look forward to a better performance from their younger players as well leading into the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup. Also Read - Experts Join Indian Coast Guard to Control Oil Spill From Tanker on Sri Lanka Waters; Fire Brought Under Control
The two teams had met in England earlier this year where an inspired Angelo Mathews had led his side to a 3-2 win in the ODI series and 1-0 in the Test series. The Test win was registered off the penultimate ball of the day.
Sri Lanka Playing XI: Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kushal Janith Perera, Kumar Sangakkara(wk), Mahela Jayawardene, Angelo Mathews(c), Lahiru Thirimanne, Jeevan Mendis, Thisara Perera, Dhammika Prasad, Rangana Herath, Ajantha Mendis.
England Playing XI: Alastair Cook(c), Moeen Ali, Ian Bell, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan, Jos Buttler(wk), Ravi Bopara, Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes, James Tredwell, Harry Gurney.v