After Sri Lanka piled up 713 for nine in their first innings and secured a 200-run lead, they managed to restrict Bangladesh to 81 for three in the second innings at stumps on day four of the first Test in Chittagong.
Kusal Mendis and Dhananjaya de Silva scored 196 and 173 respectively as Sri Lanka went on to amass 504 for three at stumps on day three to narrow down the deficit to just nine runs in the first Test in Chittagong against Bangladesh.
Dhananjaya de Silva and Kusal Mendis scored unbeaten 104 and 83 respectively as Sri Lanka went on to post 187 for one at stumps in response to Bangladesh's first innings total of 513 in the first Test in Chittagong.
Fraser Jones and Akhona Mnyaka shared eight wickets between them to restrict Bangladesh for 178 and later skipper Raynard van Tonder scored an unbeaten 82 to help South Africa chase down the target in 38.3 overs with eight wickets in hand in the fifth place play-off of the ICC Under 19 World Cup in Queenstown.
A collective effort from the bowlers saw Sri Lanka dismiss Bangladesh for just 82 runs and later chased down the target in just 11.5 overs with 10 wickets in hand to claim a place in the final of the tri-series in Dhaka.
Shakib Al Hasan led with a three-wicket haul to dismiss Zimbabwe for 170 runs following which Tamim Iqbal scored a blistering 84 run knock to help Bangladesh complete the chase in 28.3 overs with eight wickets in hand to kick-start the tri-series tournament in Dhaka with a victory.