Owen Riley


England dispatched by classy Sri Lanka

Any hopes that victory over Scotland was to act as a catalyst, kick-starting England’s World Cup campaign, were emphatically dashed as Sri Lanka dealt Eoin Morgan’s team a heavy defeat. Joe Root’s impressive century (121) was to be in vain as Lahiru Thirimanne (139) and captain, Kumar Sangakkara (117) propelled The Lions to a momentous…