England have been brilliant so far in the series © Getty Images
England have been brilliant so far in the series © Getty Images

Visitors Sri Lanka eye resurgence as they face hosts England on Day 4 of the second Test. Sri Lanka, who were totally dominated in the first Test, have now made a decent comeback with the bat. The match will be played at Riverside Ground in Chester-le-Street. Star Sports will be broadcasting the series as they hold the broadcast rights in India and the matches will be telecast on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports HD. No Hindi commentary of the match will be available. Free online streaming of Sri Lanka tour of England will be available on the official Star Sports website that is starsports.com. LIVE CRICKET SCORECARD: England  vs  Sri Lanka , 2nd Test match at Chester-le-Street

The series started with a good contest between England batsmen and Sri Lanka bowlers as the latter did the total damage to the batting line-up. England made a brilliant comeback with Jonny Bairstow and Alex Hales and winning the Test following the visitors’ bizarre batting performance.

The second Test, though started with England losing two early wickets, saw a different scenario as a lot of players joined hands to take the total beyond 400. Moeen Ali remained unbeaten at 155 and skipper Alastair Cook declared the innings at 498. Sri Lanka, coming out to bat, were once again dominated by the England bowlers and were bundled out for 101. Having applied the follow on, England are leading by 88 runs as a better batting performance came from the Lankans. Skipper Angelo Mathews scored a good 80 while Kaushal Silva scored 60. Dinesh Chandimal ( 54*) and Milinda Siriwardene (35*) will bat on Day 4.