Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Sun 26 Mar 2023 Strauss excited by England's winning in 1st Test Andrew Strauss praised his England team's ruthless winning mentality after they turned what seemed like a certain draw in the first test against Sri Lanka on Monday into a remarkable victory. England vs Sri Lanka 1st Test result: Eng thrilling win in Last Session England pulled off a dramatic victory in the first Test after Sri Lanka were bowled out for their joint fourth lowest total following four-wicket hauls from off-spinner Graeme Swann and pace bowler Chris Tremlett on Monday. England declare innings on 496-5 on the final day England declared on 496-5 on the final day of the first Test with Sri Lanka at Sophia Gardens on Monday, but a draw is almost inevitable. Trott hit 203 England 491-5 at stumps Day 5 A double century from Jonathan Trott gave England an outside chance of victory in the first Test with Sri Lanka at Sophia Gardens, helping his side to 491-5 at stumps on Sunday. Cook and Trott get hundred Set Strong Platform For England Alastair Cook and Jonathan Trott scored unbeaten centuries and shared an unbroken third-wicket stand of 240-run as England closed day three of the first Test against Sri Lanka on 287 for two. Eng vs SL 1st Test Score: England 47/1 at stumps on Day 2 Prasanna Jayawardene's hundred left Sri Lanka well-placed against England on the second day of the first Test here on Friday. The wicketkeeper's 112 was the cornerstone of Sri Lanka's first innings 400, a total that appeared some way off when he came in at 159 for four. Eng vs SL 1st Test: Sri Lanka all out for 400 in Ist Innings Prasanna Jayawardene struck a brilliant century before England bowled out Sri Lanka for 400 on day two of the first Test at Sophia Gardens on Friday. Eng vs SL 1st Test Live: Sri Lanka Scored 133/2 at End of Day 1 Sri Lanka's openers, Tillakaratne Dilshan and Tharanga Paranavitana, gave their team a solid start to the first Test in Cardiff before England's bowlers hit back on a truncated day. England vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Live Score, Squad England and Sri Lanka will play 1st match of Test 2011 at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff from 26th May 2011 to 30th May 2011. ENG vs SL 1st Test Match will start at 11:00 local time (10:00 GMT), 15:00 PKT. Teams Squad for England and Sri Lanka is given below.