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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: England lost to Sri Lanka by 20 runs

Hosts England suffered a big jolt to their World Cup ambitions as they lost to Sri Lanka by 20 runs in their ICC Cricket World Cup match at Headingley on Friday.

Sri Lankan bowlers put on a brilliant performance as they successfully defended a total of 232 runs against tournament favourites England.

England were bowled out for 212 in 47 overs as Lasith Malinga took 4 wickets. This is England’s second loss in the tournament after losing to Pakistan while it’s just the second win for Sri Lanka in six matches.