Jos Buttler performed arguably his greatest T20I knock on Sunday night time in Sharjah, the place he notched up his maiden T20I century, in a shocking vogue with a six on the final ball of England‘s innings versus Sri Lanka.

This was after England had been left teetering at 35/3 within the powerplay. Jos Buttler and Eoin Morgan then cast a 112-run stand earlier than tearing within the dying overs.

The telling facet about this knock from the opener was that he weathered the storm in opposition to the Lankan spinner on a troublesome floor after which lined up the pacers one after the other.

Jos Buttler. Image Source: Twitter

After being put into bat first, England began on a constructive be aware taking 12 runs from the primary over. They then met an in-form Wanindu Hasaranga, who knocked over Jason Roy’s off-stump on his second supply and had Jonny Bairstow lbw, giving freely simply 5 runs in his first two overs.

In between these two dismissals, Jos Buttler performed a few elegant stokes for fours, however noticed Dawid Malan being bowled by Dushmantha Chameera. England have been in bother at 36/3 on the finish of the powerplay.

England didn’t rating any extra boundary till the tenth over as Buttler and Eoin Morgan targeted on wicket prevention and strike rotation. Buttler then took two boundaries and a six off the Lankan pacers to alleviate some strain and shortly introduced up a valiant fifty off 45 balls.

England's Jos Buttler celebrates his half-century during the first T20I between England and Sri Lanka at Cardiff Wales Stadium in Cardiff, Wales on June 23, 2021. (Photo by Geoff Caddick / AFP)
Jos Buttler. (Photo by Geoff Caddick / AFP)

England turned the tide as Lahiru Kumara then conceded three sixes in an over earlier than Buttler slammed Shanaka a few maximums. Morgan then charged right down to thump Hasaranga for a six earlier than the spinner castled the England captain.

Buttler, although, hammered Chameera for 14 runs within the final over, citing his century on the final ball of the innings with a big six!

Twitter went wild applauding this unimaginable innings from Jos Buttler on a troublesome pitch.

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