• Sri Lanka won the toss and chose to bowl first.
  • Alastair promised more en route to 11...
  • ...but fell to Nuwan Kulasekara.
  • Ian Bell scored 50 on the dot.
  • Gary Ballance moved to 37 not out.
  • Bell perished shortly before rain arrived.
  • Inclement weather prevented play for two and a half hours.
  • Eoin Morgan did not last long.
  • Sachithra Senanayake justified selection ahead of Ajantha Mendis.
  • Joe Root's shot selection was audacious.
  • Chris Jordan's blitz pushed the final total to 247 for six.
  • James Anderson appreciated an early wicket.
  • More rain cut Sri Lanka's innings to a maximum of 32 overs.
  • Harrry Gurney removed Kumar Sangakkara for a maiden ODI wicket.
  • Jordan put in a Man of the Match performance.
  • Cook and company welcomed an 81-run victory.

1st ODI: Eng v SL

Sri Lanka won the toss and chose to bowl first.