OVER 49: SRI LANKA 179-2 (Okay Mendis 5, Karunaratne 78) – Welcome to the sport, Kusal Mendis.
Stokes seems to be fired up and tears in, unleashing a wild bouncer that flashes over the No4’s helmet.
Subsequent up it’s fuller, rapping the pads and bringing a faint enchantment. However Mendis fights again later within the over, driving the quick ball and chopping laborious in the back of sq. for his first boundary.