Morgan outshines Bopara

CRICKET: Eoin Morgan struck an unbeaten 156 for England’s Lions against Sri Lanka to underline his case for selection in next week’s first Test. Samit Patel also reached three figures, scoring 101 not out as England’s second string reached 394-4 at the close. Earlier Ravi Bopara, Morgan’s main rival in the fight to replace the retired Paul Collingwood, made a scratchy 17.