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Eng v SL live: England on course for win, Rose Bowl, day four, close

Bowlers show Sri Lankans no mercy Close: third Test, Rose Bowl, day four Match score: Sri Lanka 112-3 (Sangakkara 44*, Herath 2*) and 184 all out (P Jayawardene 43; Tremlett 6-48) trail England 377-8 dec (Bell 119, Morgan 71, Pietersen 85, … Continue reading

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Eng v SL live: Bell batters Sri Lanka, Rose Bowl, day four, tea

Bell and Morgan allow early declaration Tea: third Test, day four, Rose Bowl Match score: Sri Lanka 14-0 (Paranavitana 9*, Thirimanne 3*) and 184 all out (P Jayawardene 43; Tremlett 6-48) trail England 377-8 dec (Bell 119, Morgan 71, Pietersen 85, … Continue reading

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Eng v SL live: England press on, Rose Bowl, day four, lunch

Bell and Morgan bed in after Anderson cameo Lunch: third Test, day four, Rose Bowl Match score: England 291-5 (Bell 78*, Morgan 26*, Pietersen 85, Cook 55) lead Sri Lanka 184 all out (P Jayawardene 43; Tremlett 6-48) by 107 … Continue reading

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Eng v SL live: Pietersen back to his best, Rose Bowl, day three, close

Pietersen stars in thrilling session Close: third Test, day three, Rose Bowl Match score: England 195-4 (Bell 39*, Anderson 0*, Pietersen 85, Cook 55) lead Sri Lanka 184 all out (P Jayawardene 43; Tremlett 6-48) by 11 runs Full Scorecard … Continue reading

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Eng v SL live, Frustration reigns, Rose Bowl, day three, tea

Weather upsets crowd Tea: third Test, day three, Rose Bowl Match score: England 69-2 (Cook 32*, Pietersen 27*) trail Sri Lanka 184 all out (P Jayawardene 43; Tremlett 6-48) by 115 runs Full Scorecard Session score: England 15-0 Rain wins ‘Off! Off! … Continue reading

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Eng v SL live: Strauss fails but Pietersen shines, Rose Bowl, day three, lunch

Pietersen and Cook make up for early setbacks Lunch: third Test, day three, Rose Bowl Match score: England 54-2 (Cook 22*, Pietersen 22*) trail Sri Lanka 184 all out (P Jayawardene 43; Tremlett 6-48) by 130 runs Full Scorecard Session score: Sri … Continue reading

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Eng v SL live: Tremlett’s happy return, Rose Bowl, day two, tea

Tremlett takes six as Sri Lanka wilt Tea: third Test, day two, Rose Bowl Match score: Sri Lanka 177-9 (Fernando 33*, Welegedara 7*, P Jayawardene 43; Tremlett 6-42) Full Scorecard Session score: Sri Lanka 96-5 England win When you have … Continue reading

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Lots to debate at Rose Bowl’s Test debut

This three-match Test series against Sri Lanka has been very low-key and, sitting here at a drab and rainy Rose Bowl on the eve of the third Test, it is easy to side with those who say that we should … Continue reading

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Law presses Sri Lanka for decision on his future

Just days ahead of the Third Test against England, at the Rose Bowl, Stuart Law admits that he is still in limbo regarding his long-term future with Sri Lanka. The former Australian batsman, who spent 14 years in England playing … Continue reading

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Eng v SL live: Rain washes out final session, day three, Lord’s, evening

England’s struggle for breakthroughs curtailed by rain Close: Second Test, day three, Lord’s Match score: Sri Lanka 372-3 (Paranavitana 65, Dilshan 193) trail England 486 all out (Cook 96, Bell 52, Morgan 79, Prior 126, Broad 54; Welegedara 4-122) by … Continue reading

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