SL in thrilling win after Moeen ton: 2nd Test, Day 5 (Leeds)

England fell two balls short of a remarkable escape as Sri Lanka won the second Test in dramatic scenes to secure a 1-0 series victory.

After a defiant 20 overs, last man James Anderson was caught fending Shaminda Eranga from the penultimate ball of the final day.

Sri Lanka 257 (Sangakkara 79, Plunkett 5-64) and 457 (Mathews 160, Jayawardene 79, Sangakkara 55, 4-112) and England 365 (Robson 127, Ballance 74, Bell 64, Mathews 4-44, Eranga 4-93) and 249 (Moeen 108*, Prasad 5-50) by 100 runs.

June 2014


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