Series sweep helps England move up to No.2, only behind India, while Sri Lanka slip below Pakistan.
England have increased their grasp over Sri Lanka in this match, on the 3rd day, of the 3rd and final Test of the series
A brilliant hundred from England captain Joe Root put England in a strong position at the end of Day 3 of the 2nd Test against Sri Lanka.
England captain Joe Root has received an official reprimand and one demerit point for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct...
England scraped home by 42 runs in the 3rd and final Test, of the three match series, to take the series 3-0 against Sri Lanka.
England only managed to put on 24 runs, from their overnight score of 312-7, for the loss of their remaining three wickets.
England won the toss and decided to bat against Sri Lanka at the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo in the 3rd and final Test of the series.