It was the outstanding performance by the England team in the first match. The series has consisted of only two test matches. Now, the Sri Lankan side do not have a chance to do any fault in the match. After losing the 1st contest, the 2nd match adopted too much essential for them too. Both sides have some excellent players in the squads; we need to explain all the players’ pre-information. Let’s start with some crucial points.
In the 1st test match played in the same ground of Galle, England bowled in the 1st innings. The hosts only made 135 runs for the loss of 10 wickets. On the other hands, Dominic Bess picked five wickets as spinner versus the hosts. That was the tremendous performance by him. On the other hands, fast bowlers also helped him to do the best in the game.
If we look into the 1st innings of batting of England, then we have seen that the skipper led from the front to post 228 runs in the total of 421. Now one was expecting such high profile innings. His innings was the vital difference among the two sides. At last, the home side could not stop the opposition to win the match by seven wickets. Now, the situation is in the hands of England. If the Sri Lankan wants to win the match. Then they have to do something different than the past.
Head to Head
According to head to head matches, the home side always did best in the home places. On the other hands, Sri Lankans have top-quality spinners in the past. But, now the situation is changed. So, England has more win as compared to Sri Lanka on the points table.
Betting Odds & Tips
Only one batsman from the Sri Lankan side has succeeded to post 100 plus runs in the 2nd innings. That was the skipper of the team named Thirimanne. On the next side, the former skipper also did well to post 50 plus score as an individual to the total. Check the recent performance of Joe Root, Bess and Thirimanne to make a bet on the upcoming test match game.
Who will win the match?
All the views have seen the last test match. There was an absolute difference among the performances of the two teams. After a long time, the home side did not overcome the opposing teams due to not having some outclass players in the side. I think the England side will win the match to sweep in the test series by 1-1. One thing takes into account that we have posted all the data on the base of the past.
Have you read all the pre detail of the match? If you viewed the above information and the preview of the 1st match, you could conclude the match’s result as own. If you still have any issue, you can go to any other platform for more satisfaction. Only a miracle can change the result of the match. England side has prepared well to snatch the series by 2-0.