How the all-rounder is still in is beyond us.
After England captain Alastair Cook twice escaped being out in the first one-day international with Sri Lanka his fellow opener has been even luckier at the crease.
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Moeen Ali was sent a ball down by Angelo Mathews and swung wildly at it, sending it into his own pad and then spinning towards the stumps.
With Ali having no idea where the ball was it struck the base of the stumps, but the Sri Lankans were again left wondering what could have been as the bails didn’t even shake.