Archer becomes joint-highest wicket-taker in CWC 19
Jofra Archer (3/52) is now the joint-highest wicket-taker in World Cup 2019. Archer equalled Mitchell Starc's tally of 15 wickets. Archer has now claimed eight wickets from short balls in the ongoing World Cup. That's the most by any bowler.
Other notable feats scripted in this match
Jonny Bairstow (0) registered his third golden duck in ODIs this year.
Mark Wood (3/40) is now the highest wicket-taker for England in ODIs this year (21).
Malinga now has 19 ODI wickets in 2019. That's the most by a Lankan bowler.
Ben Stokes slammed his second fifty in CWC 19.
This was his 17th career ODI fifty.
ENG vs SL
How did the match pan out?
Sri Lanka were in a spot of bother after losing wickets at regular intervals.
They struck three 50-plus partnerships, but every time someone fell to poor shot-making.
England bowlers kept things tight. Mathews played a substantial hand to help Lanka.
In reply, England lost crucial wickets upfront.
Root batted sensibly, before Malinga weaved his magic.