- From the portionGirls’s Cricket
|Warm-up match, Colombo (P Sara Oval):|
|England 319-7 (50 overs):Winfield 80, Knight 67, Jones 56|
|Sri Lanka Rising Crew 166 (40 overs):Samarawickrama 59, Knight 4-13|
|England obtained by 153 runs|
England’s females confirmed some graceful originate with the bat as they beat a Sri Lanka Rising Crew by 153 runs in a warm-up recreation at the P Sara Oval in Colombo.
Amy Jones (56), Lauren Winfield (80) and captain Heather Knight (67) all hit half-centuries for the traffic before they every retired out.
Havng made 319-7 from their 50 overs, England bowled the hosts out for 166, with off-spinner Knight taking 4-13.
A 3-recreation one-day international series begins on Saturday.