Jeevan Mendis thumped an unbeaten 99 and namesake Ajantha then took three wickets - as did Lasith Malinga - as Sri Lanka beat Worcestershire by 57 runs in a one-day tour game at New Road. Belligerent batting blasted the tourists to 351 for five before Worcestershire, propelled by a century from Moeen Ali, fought hard before eventually being dismissed for 294 in reply.
22 June 2011
Worcestershire batsman Moeen Ali has signed a new two-year contract extension that will keep him at New Road until the end of the 2013 season. The new contract comes after a prolific 2010 season in which he scored 1,260 first-class runs and more than 800 in other competitions, going on to represent the England Lions.
19 April 2011
Worcestershire's Moeen Ali has been named as the Cricket World® County Player Of The Week after he stood out in a week...
28 June 2010
Moeen Ali, James Harris and Chris Woakes have been rewarded for excellent early-season form in county cricket with call ups...
14 May 2010
21-year-old Moeen Ali has signed a three year contract with Worcestershire CCC which will take him through to the end...
3 February 2009