England vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI Live Streaming: Cricket Live Score, Match Preview – ENG vs SL 24th June 2016: After watching the thrilling first match between England and SL at Trent Bridge, Nottingham which was the nail-biting last ball finish match which ended up with no result as both the teams played equally well and scored the same amount of runs.
After the great first match, it is surely going to be very interesting to see the second match of the 5 match ODI series which is going to take place today in Edgbaston. Both the teams have great support and they will surely not be looking to disappoint their fans.
They will defiantly try to play to get the lead in the 5 match series because an early win in the series always backs you when you go into the next match and the players are also full of confidence. The England Captain Eoin Morgan will defiantly be ready with some different pans because his earlier plans did not come in well as the batting order collapsed in the first match.
But they must have learnt a lot of lessons from the last match and both the teams want to win the match very badly to have a lead in the series. Sri Lanka was always one step ahead of the hosts England in the first ODI but they were not able to taste the victory because of some great knocks from JC Buttler and CR Woakes and the last ball six from LE Plunkett which tied the match.
England vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI Live Score
Sri Lanka batted very well but the thing they will be looking at will be that most of their batsmen got the start but they were not able to play the big innings. Both the teams have some great players who are in a very good form which ensures a great game of cricket ahead of us.
England has lost 3 of their last 5 ODI matches which are a setback for their team because their players are not full of confidence but they need to give their best because SL is not going to be an easy team to beat whereas Sri Lanka has won the two ODI’s before this series so they are high on confidence and they also defeated England in their last tour to England in 2014.
This match is surely going to be a thriller because both the teams desperately want to win this match and get the lead in the tournament but there is a doubt that weather Angelo Mathews will play in today’s match because he is suffering from an injury.
He is a very important player for his side because of his all-round abilities. England will be very concerned about the form of JE Root who is a very important player for their side. The match is going to be played in Edgbaston which has not seen the sun for many days now but the ground has always been great for the limited over’s match.
England vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI Live Streaming
In the last ODI played on this ground England managed to get past the 400 runs mark for the first time which tells us that this pitch is good for batting. The weather is expected to be clear in the afternoon as well as in the evening.
The expected playing eleven for England for today’s match is- 1 Jason Roy, 2 Alex Hales, 3 Joe Root, 4 Eoin Morgan (capt), 5 Jos Buttler (wk), 6 Jonny Bairstow, 7 Moeen Ali, 8 Chris Woakes, 9 David Willey, 10 Liam Plunkett, 11 Adil Rashid.
The expected playing eleven for Sri Lanka for today’s match is- 1 Kusal Perera, 2 Danushka Gunathilaka, 3 Kusal Mendis, 4 Dinesh Chandimal (wk), 5 Angelo Mathews (capt), 6 Upul Tharanga, 7 Seekkuge Prasanna, 7 Dasun Shanaka, 9 Farveez Maharoof 10 Nuwan Pradeep, 11 Suranga Lakmal.