Joe Root scored 104 not out from
117 balls in the match, which was his third century, first against Sri Lanka, and he has now scored 1,363 runs at an average of 40.09. See Performances by Opponent at All Grounds. He is the first
England batsman to score a century at Pallekele International Stadium. See England Players Scoring Centuries at
Pallekele International Stadium - (ODI Cricket) .
Chris Woakes took 6/47 in the
match , which was the second time that he has taken six wickets in a match, first against Sri Lanka, see 4 Wickets in an innings versus All Countries, and he has now
taken 32 wickets at an average of 30.78. See Performances by Opponent at All Grounds. It was the third best bowling performance and the best by an England player at Pallekele
International Cricket Stadium. See Players Taking 4 Wickets in an Innings at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium- (ODI Cricket).