Kusal Perera scored a blistering 77 as Sri Lanka chased down 156 against Bangladesh to win the first Twenty20 International in Colombo by six wickets and take an unassailable lead of 1-0 in the series.
Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza has been handed a ban of one One-Day International following his team's poor over-rate in the recently concluded third One-Day International against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
Kusal Mendis scored a scintillating century to take Sri Lanka to 311 runs before heavy rains lashed out in Dambulla, not allowing any further action, thereby ending the second One-Day International against Bangladesh without a result.
Tamim Iqbal scored a brilliant 127 while Shakib Al Hasan played a handy knock of 72 as Bangladesh went on to post 324 in their innings and later dismissed Sri Lanka for 234 runs in the chase to win the first One-Day International in Dambulla by 90 runs.
Tamim Iqbal scored a vital 82 as Bangladesh chased down 191 runs in the final innings with four wickets in hand on the fifth day to win the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo and level the two-match series 1-1.
Dimuth Karunaratne scored a brilliant century to keep Sri Lanka's hopes alive on the final day as they went on to post 268 for eight, stretching their lead to 139 runs at stumps on day four of the second Test against Bangladesh in Colombo.
Shakib Al Hasan scored a valiant century while Mushfiqur Rahim and Mosaddek Hossain scored fifties as Bangladesh went on to post 467 in their first innings replying to Sri Lanka's total of 338 runs on day three of the second Test in Colombo.