Sri Lanka vs England 2014: Joe Root dismissed by Thisara Perera

Nov 26, 2014

Joe Root has been dismissed by Thisara Perera in the first One-Day International (ODI) between England and Sri Lanka. England are chasing 318 and they are 121 for three in 18 overs. Eoin Morgan is batting in the middle with Moeen Ali.

Moeen has been in magnificent touch and he is charging towards a good score. he had raced to his fifty in only 25 balls and is currently 72 off 47 balls. Root was dismissed for two as he edged to the wicketkeeper.

Earlier in the day, Cook had elected to bowl after a delayed start to the game. Tillakaratne Dilshan and Mahela Jayawardene helped Sri Lanka go on to score 317.

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