Tillakaratne Dilshan looked in sublime form © Getty Images
Tillakaratne Dilshan looked in sublime form © Getty Images

Nov 26, 2014

Sri Lanka reached to 57 for no loss after 10 overs in the first One-Day International (ODI) played against England at Colombo on Wednesday. The match was earlier delayed due to rain. England captain won the toss and elected to bowl first keeping in mind the the overhead conditions.

Sri Lankan openers Tillakarante Dilshan and Kushal Perera took their team to a likeable start . Dilshan smacked boundary only on the second ball of the match and continued in his attacking style .They also both got their 50 opening partnership in the 10th over which was bowled by Ben Stokes. Perera hit the first six of the match from the same over.