England set 186 runs by Sri Lanka after Woakes' bowling masterclass

England set just 186 runs to win by Sri Lanka as Chris Woakes’ bowling masterclass and three wickets from David Willey puts Eoin Morgan’s men firmly in control in the first of their three ODI series

  • England are firm favourites to beat Sri Lanka after being set a target of just 186
  • Sri Lanka were bowled out for 185 as Chris Woakes and David Willey starred 
  • Woakes took an impressive 4-18 and was backed up by Willey’s three wickets 
  • Kusal Perera offered some resistance, making 73 before he was removed

England need just 186 runs to beat Sri Lanka in the first of three One Day Internationals. 

Chris Woakes starred with the ball and was backed up by a brilliant bowling performance from David Willey as the pair took seven wickets between them to reduce Sri Lanka to a meagre total.   

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Chris Woakes starred with the ball as Sri Lanka were reduced to just 185 runs on Tuesday

Woakes was backed up by David Willey, who finished the innings with figures of 3-44

Kusal Perera was the only batsman to offer some resistance, making 73 before he was removed

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