England had been set a modest target of 166 by Sri Lanka and looked all set to hand the visitors a 3-0 whitewash till rains decided to play spoilsports at Bristol in the 3rd ODI on Sunday. Sri Lanka once again imploded under pressure from England quick’s Chris Woakes and David Willey. The two snared four wickets accounting for Lanka’s top order. Tom Curran then took 4/35 as Sri Lanka were bundled out for just 166. Dasun Shanaka top scored with 48 runs, while Wanindu Hasaranga made 20. England’s chase could never start as insistent rains forced a washout saving Sri Lanka blushes of a whitewash. Follow highlights and updates of the third and final ODI between England and Sri Lanka from County Ground, Bristol.
8:40 PM IST: Still no chance of rain stopping and now we have started losing overs. Stay tuned for more updates.
7:54 PM IST: More rain delays start of England's chase
7:24 PM IST: Dasun Shanaka was unbeaten on 48 as Sri Lanka were all out for 166. Tom Curran picked up 4/35
6:55 PM IST: We are back live Sri Lanka resume from 132/8
6:10 PM IST: Match delayed by rain
3:20 PM IST: Teams:
England:Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (c), Sam Billings, Moeen Ali, Sam Curran, Chris Woakes, Tom Curran, David Willey, Adil Rashid
Sri Lanka: Kusal Perera (c & wk), Pathum Nissanka, Avishka Fernando Dhananjaya de Silva, Wanindu Hasaranga, Dasun Shanaka, Oshada Fernando, Chamika Karunaratne, Binura Fernando, Dushmantha Chameera Asitha Fernando