Opener Jos Buttler smashed a powerful unbeaten 101 to arrange England’s 26-run win over Sri Lanka of their Workforce 1 Tremendous 12 fit of the T20 Global Cup right here on Monday.
Buttler endured his excellent shape as he hit six fours and equivalent choice of sixes throughout his 67-ball century as England posted 163 for 4 after being invited to bat.
Captain Eoin Morgan contributed 40 off 36 balls.
For Sri Lanka, Wanindu Hasaranga de Silva was once probably the most a hit bowler with figures of three/21.
Chasing 164 for a win, Sri Lanka have been all out for 137 in 19 overs with Wanindu Hasaranga de Silva top-scoring with 34.
For England, Adil Rashid, Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid took two wickets apiece.
England: 163 for 4 in 20 overs (Jos Buttler 101 no longer out, Eoin Morgan 40; Wanindu Hasaranga 3/21).
Sri Lanka: 137 all out in 19 overs (Wanindu Hasaranga 34; Adil Rashid 2/19, Moeen Ali 2/15, Chris Jordan 2/24). PTI PDS PDS SSC