Alastair Cook Says Run-Out Row Will 'Spice' Up England vs Sri Lanka Tests

Having won the ODI series 3-2 against England, Sri Lanka will be eying victory in the Test series starting from June 12.

updated: June 04, 2014 16:44 IST
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Birmingham: Sachitra Senanayake Mankaded Jos Buttler in 5th ODI


England captain Alastair Cook said he expected the controversial run out of Jos Buttler during the fifth one-day international against Sri Lanka to "spice up" the forthcoming Test series between the teams.

Cook insisted a "line had been crossed" after Sachithra Senanayake ran out England's Jos Buttler as the non-striker backed up during Sri Lanka's 3-2 series-clinching six-wicket win in the fifth and final one-day international at Edgbaston on Tuesday.

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