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England are aiming for a 9th straight bilateral ODI series win (Getty Images)

England will start favourites when they face host Sri Lanka in the fourth ODI of the weather-hit five-match series at Pallekele. After sealing victories in the second and third ODIs, England have secured an unassailable 2-0 lead and Saturday gives them a chance to clinch their ninth straight bilateral ODI series win (barring the one-off ODI against Scotland).

Both of England s wins on tour have been highlighted by clinical batting efforts from central figures, which has been the difference between both sides amid the rain interruptions. In comparison, Sri Lanka s batting has been poor. Click here to read more.

Weather, as has been the case so far, isn’t going to relent, with scattered thunderstorms predicted.

What: Sri Lanka vs England, 4th ODI

When: October 20, 2018 (Saturday)

Where: Pallekele Stadium

Start Time: 10:00 am (IST)

Live Scorecard: Sri Lanka vs England

Live Streaming: Sonyliv.com

On TV: Sony Six/HD (India)


Sri Lanka: Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Sadeera Samarawickrama, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal (captain), Thisara Perera, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dasun Shanaka, Akila Dananjaya, Lasith Malinga, Amila Aponso, Nuwan Pradeep, Upul Tharanga, Dushmantha Chameera, Lakshan Sandakan, Kasun Rajitha

England: Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (captain), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (wk), Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Tom Curran, Olly Stone, Sam Curran, Joe Denly, Alex Hales, Mark Wood