Sri Lanka has won the toss and elected to bat. However, Their decision to have the first crack has gone their way so far with England struggling to contain the flow of runs.
England (Playing XI): Alex Hales, Jos Buttler (c/wk), Dawid Malan, Ben Stokes, Harry Brook, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Sam Curran, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood
Sri Lanka (Playing XI): Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis (wk), Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dasun Shanaka (c), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Maheesh Theekshana, Lahiru Kumara, Kasun Rajitha
🗣️ “Sri Lankan spinners and how England play those spinners is absolutely VITAL!”
Nasser Hussain takes a closer look at the SCG pitch…🌱 pic.twitter.com/hyYbLoz6ru
— Sky Sports Cricket (@SkyCricket) November 5, 2022