Bangladesh won the toss and elected to bat first. Weather was too hot. Both captains wanted to bat first. First match is always difficult for any team in any tournament and when all the other teams are equal in the group. Sri Lanka and Bangladesh both wants to start their journey of Asia cup with a winning game.
Start of the Bangladesh’s was not good and loose two wickets in the first over. Lasith Malinga who had done come back after 16 months. Malinga got two early wickets in his first over. Shakib went back to pavilion on a duck.
Sri lankan’s fielding was very poor and drop 4 cataches in match including Mashfiqur Rahim’s catch who played a developed inning of 144. For more MyCricketHighlights, Keep visiting our website.
Sri Lanka: 1 Dhananjaya de Silva, 2 Upul Tharanga, 3 Kusal Perera (wk), 4 Kusal Mendis, 5 Angelo Mathews (capt), 6 Thisara Perera, 7 Dasun Shanaka, 8 Dilruwan Perera, 9 Suranga Lakmal, 10 Amila Aponso, 11 Lasith Malinga
Bangladesh: 1 Tamim Iqbal, 2 Liton Das, 3 Shakib Al Hasan, 4 Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), 5 Mahmudullah, 6 Mosaddek Hossain, 7 Mohammad Mithun, 8 Mashrafe Mortaza (capt), 9 Mehidy Hasan Miraz, 10 Rubel Hossain, 11 Mustafizur Rahman
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