ENG vs SL T20 World Cup 2022: New Zealand and England have qualified for the semi-finals in the T20 World Cup 2022. England won the semi-final ticket by winning by 4 wickets in the match played against Sri Lanka (ENG vs SL). It was an exciting match between Sri Lanka and England. The last over of this match was full of thrill. England needed 5 runs to win in the last over. Lahiru Kumara bowled the last over for Sri Lanka.
Stuck breath in the last over
England had lost 6 wickets in reaching the last over. All-rounder Ben Stokes and bowler Chris Woakes were present at the crease at that time. Ben Stokes faced the first ball of Lahiru Kumara. On this ball, he ran for two runs. Stokes again took a single off the second ball. Chris Woakes, who came to face the third ball, got the third ball empty by Lahiru Kumara. Now 2 runs were needed from three balls. Chris Woakes hit the shot on the fourth ball and the ball reached the boundary. In this way England won in the last over.
England did well
Bowling first, England restricted the opposition Sri Lanka for 141 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in 20 overs. Mark Wood took 3 wickets for England. Apart from this, Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes, Sam Karan and Adil Rashid took 1-1 success. Later, for England, Alex Hales played an innings of 47 runs in 30 balls. Apart from this, Ben Stokes played an innings of 42 runs in 36 balls. At the same time, captain Jos Buttler scored 28 runs in 23 balls.