Sri Lanka defeated England by 90
runs at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, and they have now won 14, and lost 6 in the 20 matches played between the two countries in Sri Lanka,
see Sri Lanka v
England, and they have won 1, and lost 1 of the 2 matches between the two countries at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium. See Sri Lanka v England at
Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.
Kumar Sangakkara scored 112
runs from 112 balls in the match, which was his twentieth century, see Players Scoring Five Centuries, third against England, see Performances by Opponent at All
Grounds, and first at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium. See Performances in Sri Lanka. Sangakkara has now scored
13,345 runs at an average of 40.69, see Players Scoring Most Career Runs Graph, and he is
the second highest run scorer in the 2014 calendar year. See Players Scoring Most Runs in Year 2014.
Suranga Lakmal took 4/30 in the
match, which was the first time that he has taken four wickets in a match, and he has now taken 42 wickets at an average of 28.0. See Performances by Opponent at All Grounds.