Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test : Sri Lanka wrap up 209 run win and the Series
Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 209 runs, on the final day of the 2nd Test, at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Kandy and with that win, took the Series 1-0.
Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka 493/7d (159.2 ov) & 194/9d (42.2 ov)
Bangladesh 251/10 (83 ov) & 227/10 (71 ov)
Result – Sri Lanka won by 209 runs
Sri Lanka win by 209 runs and take the series 1-0 ??— ICC (@ICC) May 3, 2021
Debutant Praveen Jayawickrama finishes with a brilliant match haul of 11/178 ??#SLvBAN | #WTC21 | https://t.co/gHzrfGN3qQ pic.twitter.com/WBeLOAvudo
Match Day Highlights
Sri Lanka took 29.4 overs to bowl out Bangladesh in their 2nd innings to record a 209 run win and the Test series 1-0.
Bangladesh was 177/5 at the close of play on day 4, requiring 260 runs to win with five wickets remaining. However, the Sri Lanka bowlers made quick work of their task and took the remaining 5 wickets - Bangladesh added only 50 runs to their overnight score.
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Tamim Iqbal - 7.1 ov), 2-73 (Saif Hassan - 16.4 ov), 3-104 (Najmul Hossain - 22.5 ov), 4-134 (Mominul Haque - 31.6 ov), 5-171 (Mushfiqur Rahim - 41.4 ov), 6-183 (Liton Das - 50.2 ov), 7-206 (Taijul Islam - 61.2 ov), 8-227 (Taskin Ahmed - 69.4 ov), 9-227 (Mehidy Hasan - 70.3 ov), 10-227 (Abu Jayed - 70.6 ov)
Sri Lanka debutant bowler,Praveen Jayawickrama, finished with match figures of 11/178.
Sri Lanka - Dimuth Karunaratne(c), Lahiru Thirimanne, Oshada Fernando, Angelo Mathews, Dhananjaya de Silva, Pathum Nissanka, Niroshan Dickwella(wk), Ramesh Mendis, Suranga Lakmal, Vishwa Fernando, Praveen Jayawickrama
Bangladesh - Tamim Iqbal, Saif Hassan, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mominul Haque(c), Mushfiqur Rahim, Liton Das(wk), Mehedi Hasan, Taijul Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Abu Jayed
Start Time: 05:30
Toss: Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to bat
Venue: Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Kandy
Officials: Handunnettige Dharmasena, Ruchira Palliyaguruge, Raja Wimalasiri, Rambukkana Rambukwella, Ranjan Madugalle
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