‘Playing IPL for cash only’: Niroshan Dickwella’s sledge against Jonny Bairstow has immediate impact


Sri Lanka wicketkeeper Niroshan Dickwella’s sledge against England’s Jonny Bairstow, suggesting that the batsman is enjoying for cash solely, had an immediate impact within the 2nd Test between the 2 groups at Galle. One ball after the sledge was recorded on the stump mic, Bairstow was dismissed.

England accomplished a 2-0 sequence victory over Sri Lanka on Monday by successful the second Test by six wickets with a day to spare.

Set a goal of 164, the English misplaced 4 wickets for 89 runs however an unbroken 75-run stand for the fifth wicket by Jos Buttler (46) and Dom Sibley (56) completed it off.

Sri Lanka misplaced six wickets shortly within the morning session.

England had been optimistic within the run chase, cashing in when boundaries had been on provide and choosing up the singles.

Sri Lanka had a slight probability when Root was dismissed whereas attempting to play his favourite sweep shot with nonetheless 80 runs required for the victory. However, the spinners weren’t in a position to defend 164.

This was England’s sixth win in a row in Sri Lanka. The vacationers received all three checks throughout their final tour in 2018. Prior to that, they received the second Test in 2012 in one other two-match sequence.


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