ICC T20 World Cup : Jos Buttler, bowlers set up win for England, qualify to the semis

Jos Buttler scored 101*

Jos Buttler scored 101*

Jos Buttler turned into the primary male England player to score a century in every one of the three configurations of the game as England crushed Sri Lanka by 26 rushes to sack their fourth successive success. Buttler made unbeaten 101 and controlled England to 163 preceding the bowlers defeated the dew factor to get Sri Lanka short.

 

Win the throw and dominate the game?

At one phase, it appeared England will likewise capitulate to the throw. Wanindu Hasaranga eliminated Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow while Dushmantha Chameera pushed over Dawid Malan. Britain had the option to oversee only 36 in the powerplay and were on the backfoot with three early wickets. Sri Lanka did well to overwhelm and kept England to only 47 for 3 in the initial ten overs.

 

Buttler, Morgan lead the charge

The primary conveyance after the beverages break from Lahiru Kumara was a gift and that is the point at which England’s restoration started. Buttler crushed a limit and proceeded to gather 12 from the eleventh over. Eoin Morgan, battling with the bat given his qualifications, was 9 off 20 at one phase yet assimilated the tension and permitted Buttler to thrive. The opener didn’t need to stress over wickets tumbling from the opposite end and could take as much time as necessary to get comfortable.

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Buttler scored the slowest 50 years by an England hitter in T20 World Cup yet got to the separate 45 conveyances. Britain were 83 for 3 out of 14 overs and that is when Morgan additionally set free. Kumara surrendered three sixes in the fifteenth as England gathered 58 in overs somewhere in the range of 10 and 15. It was uniquely toward the finish of the seventeenth over that Morgan had a strike pace of 100 yet Buttler had dashed to 69 off 55.

 

Buttler’s savagery

Dasun Shanaka’s eighteenth over went as 1, 6, 6, 4, 1 and 1 as the Sri Lanka skipper released 19. Hasaranga was hit for a six in the following over yet eliminated Morgan to give only eight and keep England down. Chameera was welcomed on to astonish the last and was taken for 14 as Buttler assisted England with posting a battling all out. Buttler began the opener with a limit, was dropped on the third, played two dabs and afterward smoked the last conveyance for a six to finish his century.

 

Sri Lanka’s helpless beginning

Pathum Nissanka came into the game with 72 against South Africa. In the opening over, Kusal Perera tapped one directly to square leg, called Nissanka for a solitary just to find his accomplice well short. Nissanka’s night finished with 1 close to his name while Charith Asalanka fell after a promising 21. Toward the finish of the powerplay, Sri Lanka were 40 for 3 with Adil Rashid sacking two.

 

It appears Sri Lanka drew near. How?

Bhanuka Rajapaksa hit 26 off 18 with two fours and two sixes. Britain issues were compounded by the dew and Tymal Mills likewise wandered off with a quad issue. Morgan was left somewhat impeded with his choices. Dasun Shanaka (26) and Hasaranga (34 off 21) made 57 off 36 for the 6th wicket to resuscitate the pursuit however when the last option fell in the seventeenth over, England had the option to by and by fix the noose.

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Result’s meaning could be a little more obvious.

Britain have eight focuses and are practically through. Regardless of whether they lose their last game against South Africa, they have an exceptionally sound net run rate to keep them in safe waters. Both Australia and South Africa can likewise arrive at eight focuses however England appear to have done what’s needed to arrive at the knockout experience. Sri Lanka presently have lost three and need to dominate their last game against West Indies to remain in dispute. They additionally need different outcomes to turn out well for them.

Brief scores : England 163/4 in 20 overs (Jos Buttler 101*; Wanindu Hasaranga 3-21) beat Sri Lanka 137 in 19 overs (Wanindu Hasaranga 34; Moeen Ali 2-15) by 26 runs.

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