Mason strikes but England u19s crash out of World Cup

Worthing's Mason Crane took 1-35 as England u19s lost to Sri Lanka in the quarter-finals of the World Cup.

Mason Crane in action for Hampshire last season
Mason Crane in action for Hampshire last season

England batted first but only posted a modest 185 all out with Crane, who plays for Hampshire, scoring 5.

Callum Taylor top-scored for England with 42.

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In reply, Avishka Fernando hit 95 as Sri Lanka cruised to the target.

George Garton receives his England cap SUS-160114-122305001

Crane bowled Charith Asalanka around his legs with the Sri Lankans needing just three to win.

Sussex’s George Garton was in the squad but did not play a game.

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