Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 2014

  • 3rd ODI: Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh to clean sweep three-match series 22-02-2014 09:00 PM

    Mirpur: Opener Kusal Perera hit his maiden century as Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by six wickets to sweep the one-day series 3-0 on Saturday. Sri Lanka scored 246 for 4 in reply to Bangladesh's 240 for 8 with captain Angelo Mathews smashing a six over mid-wicket off Naeem Islam to...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI 22-02-2014 11:54 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page TOSS: Sri Lanka decided to field. PLAYING XIs: Bangladesh: 1 Anamul Haque (wk), 2 Shamsur Rahman, 3 Mominul Haque, 4 Mushfiqur Rahim (c), 5 Naeem Islam, 6 Mahmudullah 7 Nasir Hossain, 8 Sohag Gazi, 9 Arafat Sunny, 10 Shafiul...
  • Bangladesh allrounder Shakib suspended, to miss Asia Cup start 22-02-2014 10:13 AM

    Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has suspended star allrounder Shakib Al Hasan for three matches after he was considered to have breached the board's code of conduct by "making an inappropriate gesture on live television" during the second ODI against Sri Lanka. "Bangladesh cricketer Shakib Al Hasan has been penalised for...
  • 3rd ODI: Sri Lanka target clean sweep in Bangladesh 21-02-2014 02:49 PM

    Sri Lanka will be without the veteran trio of Mahela Jayawardene, Kumara Sangakkara and Tillakaratne Dilshan as they target a clean sweep in Bangladesh by winning the third and final ODI in Mirpur on Saturday. The first instance since 1999 when not one of Jaywardene, Sangakkara and Dilshan will be...
  • 2nd ODI: Sangakkara century helps Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh 20-02-2014 08:48 PM

    Mirpur: Kumar Sangakkara's 17th international century led Sri Lanka to an easy 61-run win over Bangladesh in the second one-day International at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Thursday. Bangladesh were bowled out for 228 in reply of Sri Lanka's 289 for 6. The victory gave Sri Lanka an unassailable 2-0 lead...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI 20-02-2014 11:45 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) Toss: Sri Lanka have won the toss and will bat first against Bangladesh in the second ODI. Teams: Sri Lanka: Kushal Janith Perera, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kumar Sangakkara(w), Dinesh Chandimal, Ashan Priyanjan, Angelo Mathews(c), Kithuruwan Vithanage, Thisara Perera, Sachithra Senanayake,...
  • Bangladesh want batsmen to fire in 2nd ODI against Sri Lanka 19-02-2014 07:44 PM

    Bangladesh squandered another golden chance to register a victory against Sri Lanka in the first ODI when they could not close the contest after restricting the visitors to 67 for 8 at one stage, and Thursday's second encounter will provide the hosts another chance to beat their sub-continent rivals in...
  • 1st ODI: Sri Lanka fight back to beat Bangladesh by 13 runs 17-02-2014 10:32 PM

    Dhaka: Captain Angelo Mathews led from the front, claiming 3 for 21, while Thisara Perera hit a career-best 80 not out to help Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 13 runs in the first one-day international at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on Monday. Bangladesh were bowled out for 167 in response to...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st ODI 17-02-2014 12:00 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) Toss: Bangladesh have won the toss and will bowl first against Sri Lanka. Match Conditions: The match has been reduced to a 43-over game after wet outfield delayed start. Hosts Bangladesh are still winless since their sub-continental rivals began...
  • 1st ODI: Bangladesh look to end losing streak against Sri Lanka 16-02-2014 01:07 PM

    Bangladesh will look to turn the tide when they take on Sri Lanka in first of the three-ODI series in Mirpur on Monday. The hosts are still winless since their sub-continental rivals began their tour, losing both the Test and Twenty20 series. Although the two-Test series was more one-sided, with...
  • Sri Lanka sweep T20 series in Bangladesh 14-02-2014 09:27 PM

    Chittagong: Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh for a second straight thrilling win on the last ball to sweep their Twenty20 series 2-0 at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium on Friday. Thisara Perera was in the middle at the end of both victories which retained for Sri Lanka the No. 1 ranking in...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20 14-02-2014 04:10 PM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Sri Lanka won the 1st T20 beating Bangladesh in last-ball thriller. Bangladesh finished on 166 for 7 in reply to Sri Lanka's 168 for 7. In the first match, Bangladesh's openers made a decent start of 52 in 7...
  • 1st T20: Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh in last-ball thriller 12-02-2014 08:59 PM

    Chittagong: With Bangladesh needing three runs off the last ball to win, Thisara Perera caught and bowled Anamul Haque for Sri Lanka to win the thrilling first Twenty20 by two runs on Wednesday. Victory didn't look possible for the Bangladeshis until the last balls. They needed 29 off the last...
  • 1st T20, Ban vs SL: as it happened 12-02-2014 04:12 PM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. To prepare for the bigger battle at the ICC World Twenty20 will be on Sri Lanka and Bangladesh's mind when the two subcontinent teams face each other in the first T20 international at Chittagong on Wednesday. The two-match series...
  • 1st T20, Bangladesh vs SL: Hosts face uphill task against No. 1 SL 11-02-2014 06:38 PM

    To prepare for the bigger battle at the ICC World Twenty20 will be on Sri Lanka and Bangladesh's mind when the two subcontinent teams face each other in the first T20 international at Chittagong on Wednesday. The two-match series will also be a battle between the top-ranked T20 team Sri...
  • Mominul ton earns Bangladesh draw, Sri Lanka win series 08-02-2014 04:22 PM

    Mominul Haque's gritty century earned Bangladesh a draw in the second and final Test in Chittagong but could not deny Sri Lanka a 1-0 series victory on Saturday. The 22-year-old left-hander tucked paceman Nuwan Pradeep for a single to reach his third Test century when a draw was agreed upon...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Day 5 08-02-2014 09:10 AM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Kumar Sangakkara became only the second player to hit a triple century and a century in the same match as Sri Lanka remained on track to win the second Test against Bangladesh. After Sri Lanka declared their second innings...
  • 2nd Test: Sangakkara scores hundred to lift SL on Day 4 07-02-2014 06:57 PM

    Chittagong: Kumar Sangakkara became only the second player to hit a triple century and a century in the same match as Sri Lanka remained on track to win the second Test against Bangladesh on Friday with a day remaining. After Sri Lanka declared their second innings on 305 for 4,...
  • Ban vs SL, 2nd Test Day 4: as it happened 07-02-2014 09:09 AM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Day 3 round-up: Imrul Kayes and Shamsur Rahman hit their maiden centuries to lift Bangladesh to 409 for 8 at stumps on the third day of the second Test against Sri Lanka on Thursday. Shakib Al Hasan contributed 50...
  • 2nd Test: Bangladesh trail SL by 178 runs on Day 3 06-02-2014 05:45 PM

    Chittagong: Imrul Kayes and Shamsur Rahman hit their maiden centuries to lift Bangladesh to 409 for 8 at stumps on the third day of the second Test against Sri Lanka on Thursday. Shakib Al Hasan contributed 50 while Nasir Hossain made 42. The hosts are trailing by 178 runs after...
  • Ban vs SL, 2nd Test Day 3: as it happened 06-02-2014 08:32 AM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Day two roundup: Kumar Sangakkara made a career-best 319 and joined the 11,000-run club on the way as Sri Lanka took firm control of the second Test against Bangladesh. The tourists, who won the first Test by an innings...
  • 2nd Test: Sangakkara punishes Bangladesh with triple ton on Day 2, SL 587 05-02-2014 04:32 PM

    Chittagong: Kumar Sangakkara reached his maiden Test triple-century on Wednesday to lead Sri Lanka to a mammoth first innings lead of 501 on the second day of the second Test against Bangladesh. Sangakkara reached the landmark in emphatic fashion by hitting consecutive sixes over the long-off and mid-wicket fences off...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test Day 2 05-02-2014 08:53 AM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page Day one roundup: Kumar Sangakkara's 34th century steered Sri Lanka to a commanding 314 for 5 against Bangladesh at stumps on the first day of the second Test at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium. Jayawardene, who was 203 not...
  • 2nd Test: Sri Lanka 314/5 vs Bangladesh after Sangakkara ton on Day 1 04-02-2014 05:00 PM

    Chittagong: Kumar Sangakkara's 34th century steered Sri Lanka to a commanding 314 for 5 against Bangladesh at stumps on the first day of the second Test at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium here on Tuesday. Sangakkara remained unbeaten on 160, his sixth century against the host, the most by any...
  • Ban vs SL, 2nd Test Day 1: as it happened 04-02-2014 08:41 AM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Sri Lanka routed Bangladesh by an innings in the first Test at Mirpur and they will look for the same sort of result in the second and final Test in Chittagong. Whether it's batting or bowling, Sri Lanka were...
  • Jayawardene, Herath to miss ODI series against Bangladesh 03-02-2014 12:59 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka's star batsman Mahela Jayawardene and strike bowler Rangana Herath will not play in the three-match one-day series against Bangladesh starting February 17. Sri Lanka Cricket said in a statement on Monday that the two players have been rested for the ODI series, but are part of the...
  • 2nd Test: Sri Lanka look for another clinical show against Bangladesh 02-02-2014 06:55 PM

    Sri Lanka routed Bangladesh by an innings in the first Test at Mirpur and they will look for the same sort of result in the second and final Test starting in Chittagong on Monday. Whether it's batting or bowling, Sri Lanka were clinical in both the departments. They batted just...
  • 1st Test: Sri Lanka hammer Bangladesh by an innings and 248 runs in four days 30-01-2014 01:45 PM

    Mirpur: Dilruwan Perera claimed his maiden five-wicket haul in his just second Test to help Sri Lanka to a comprehensive innings and 248-runs victory over Bangladesh before tea on the fourth day of the first Test Thursday. Perera finished with figures of 5 for 109 and Suranga Lakmal had 3...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test 30-01-2014 08:32 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 3 round-up: Mahela Jayawardene become Test cricket's sixth-highest run-getter with a glorious unbeaten double-century as Sri Lanka compounded Bangladesh's misery in the first Test. Having gained a mammoth lead of 498 runs, Sri Lanka reduced Bangladesh to 35-1...
  • 1st Test: Jayawardene hits a double ton as SL post massive 730 for 6 29-01-2014 05:04 PM

    Mirpur: Mahela Jayawardene hit a double century and Kithuruwan Vithanage smashed a maiden century to help Sri Lanka declare their first innings at 730 for 6 on the third day of the first Test against Bangladesh. This was the highest score by any team against Bangladesh. In the second innings,...