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  • T20I: Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 17 runs April 1, 2013

    Pallekele: Kusal Perera smashed a brisk 64 to set up Sri Lanka's 17-run victory over Bangladesh in a one-off Twenty20 international in Pallekele on Sunday. The opener hit four sixes and five fours in his 44-ball knock as Sri Lanka posted a challenging 198 for 5 before restricting Bangladesh to...
  • As it happened: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, T20I March 31, 2013

    Bangladesh innings: End of over 20, Bangladesh 181 for 7: Sri Lanka win by 17 runs. Sri Lanka put up a great show after Kusal Perera's cameo as hosts defeated Bangladesh by 17 runs. Putting into bat, Sri Lanka set a stiff target of 199 runs. Bangladesh, who gave a solid...
  • T20I: Upbeat Bangladesh look to upset new-look Sri Lanka March 30, 2013

    Pallekele: After a moral boosting win in the 3rd ODI, Bangladesh will be raring to go in the one offTwenty20 international against Sri Lanka at Pallekele and with an experimental Sri Lankan side against them, the visitors will very well fancy their chances on Sunday. Sri Lanka had named five...
  • Bangladesh draw 1-1 with Sri Lanka in ODI series March 29, 2013

    Pallekele: Bangladesh drew the one-day international series with Sri Lanka 1-1 after Nasir Hossain hit four boundaries in the next-to-last over on Thursday to lead the visitors to a three-wicket win in the rain-affected third match. Chasing a revised target of 183 in 27 overs under the Duckworth/Lewis method, Bangladesh were...
  • Abdur Razzak becomes first Bangladesh bowler to 200 ODI wickets March 29, 2013

    Pallekele: Abdur Razzak, the left-arm spinner, on Thursday became the first Bangladesh bowler to take 200 wickets in one-day international cricket. The 30-year old achieved the landmark in his 141st ODI appearance when he claimed the wicket of Sri Lanka's Sachitra Senanayake in the final over of the host's innings...
  • As it happened: Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 3rd ODI March 28, 2013

    Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by three wickets in the rain interrupted third ODI played at the Pallekele Stadium as the ODI series finished at 1-1. Read on for the updates Bangladesh innings: End of over 26: 184 for 7 Nasir Hossain propelled Bangladesh to a nail-biting victory over Sri Lanka in the 3rd...
  • 3rd ODI: Sri Lanka aim to seal series against Bangladesh March 27, 2013

    Pallekele: After defeating Bangladesh emphatically in the first ODI and with the 2nd ODI washed away, Sri Lanka will be looking to seal the deal in the third and the final ODI to be played at Pallekele here on Friday. After a competitive Test series, Sri Lanka blew away the...
  • Persistent rain washes out 2nd SL-Bangladesh ODI March 25, 2013

    Hambantota: The second one-day international between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh here was abandoned on Monday following persistent rain, which did not allow any play after just five overs had been bowled in the Sri Lankan innings. Sri Lanka were 33 for no loss when rain stopped play and four hours later...
  • As it happened: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 2nd ODI March 25, 2013

    After being put in to bat by Bangladesh, Sri Lanka were 33 for 0 when rain stopped play and didn't relent, forcing the umpires to call off the game. Sri Lanka innings 6:45 p.m. The match has been called off after four hours of continuous rain here at Hambantota. That leaves Sri...
  • Maiden call-up for Shamsur Rahman after Tamim injury March 25, 2013

    Colombo: Bangladesh has called up Shamsur Rahman for the remainder of the ODI series against Sri Lanka. Rahman is replacing the injured Tamim Iqbal, who suffered a hairline fracture to his right thumb during the series opener on Saturday. "It is a fracture which normally takes around four to six weeks...
  • Sri Lanka look to seal series in second one-dayer March 24, 2013

    Hambantota: After trouncing Bangladesh by eight wickets in the first one-dayer, Sri Lanka would like to seal the three-match series in the second outing here on Monday. However, for Bangladesh this would be a do-or-die affair in order to stay alive in the series. Bangladesh who were put in to bat...
  • 1st ODI: Dilshan ton helps Sri Lanka thrash Bangladesh March 24, 2013

    Hambantota: Tillakaratne Dilshan hammered an unbeaten 113 to fire Sri Lanka to an eight-wicket win over Bangladesh in the first ODI, marked by a power failure and bees' invasion on Saturday. The opener hit 11 fours in his 15th ODI century as Sri Lanka, chasing a revised target of 238...
  • As it happened: Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st ODI March 23, 2013

    Live updates from the first ODI between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh at Hambantota. Sri Lanka innings: End of over 35.4: Sri Lanka 238 for 2: Sri Lanka have finished the match in style and with that they have gone ahead in the series. Dilshan remained not out on 113. Sangakkara fell just...
  • Bangladesh hope to turn tide in Sri Lanka ODIs March 22, 2013

    Hambantota: Bangladesh will seek inspiration from their Asia Cup victory over Sri Lanka when they open a three-match one-day series in Hambantota on Saturday. Mushfiqur Rahim's Bangladeshis proved they were capable of surprising big teams in the shorter format of the game when they beat World Cup finalists India and...
  • Rangana Herath hailed after Sri Lanka series win March 19, 2013

    Colombo: New Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews showered praise on Rangana Herath on Tuesday after the slow left armer's nagging accuracy did for Bangladesh in the second Test and brought up his 200th Test wicket. Sri Lanka coasted to a seven-wicket series-clinching victory on the fourth day of the final...
  • Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 7 wickets in 2nd Test March 19, 2013

    Colombo: Rangana Herath returned career-best match figures of 12-157 to propel Sri Lanka to a seven-wicket win against Bangladesh on the fourth day of the second Test and 1-0 series victory. Chasing 160 to win on Tuesday, Sri Lanka reached the target losing three wickets in the final session, led...
  • As it happened: Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test, Day 4 March 19, 2013

    Live updates from day four of the 2nd Test between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh played at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo. Sri Lanka 2nd innings End of over 41.4: Sri Lanka 160 for 3: That is all over for Bangladesh. Sri Lanka get to their target of 160 and takes the lead...
  • 2nd Test: Herath spell reduces Bangladesh to 158 for 4 March 18, 2013

    Colombo: Rangana Herath grabbed three wickets to put Sri Lanka in command of the second Test against Bangladesh on Monday as the tourists ended day three with a meager 52-run second innings lead with four wickets lost. The left-arm spinner dismissed Mohammad Ashraful (4), Jahurul Islam (48) and Mahmudullah (0)...
  • Injured Mahela Jayawardene to miss first two Bangladesh ODIs March 18, 2013

    Colombo: Left-arm spinner Rangana Herath was rested for the first two games of the three-match ODI series against Bangladesh as selectors on Monday announced a 16-man squad, including three newcomers. Former captain Mahela Jayawardena will miss the entire series as he was not considered because of fitness reasons. Jayawardene is yet...
  • As it happened: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, day 3 March 18, 2013

    Live updates from day three of the second Test between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh at the Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Bangladesh 2nd innings End of over 69: 158 for 4 (stumps) Mominul Haque (36) and captain Mushfiqur Rahim (7) bat with care to take the Bangladeshis into the penultimate day. Their lead...
  • 2nd Test: Sangakkara, Chandimal steady Sri Lanka against Bangladesh March 17, 2013

    Colombo: Kumar Sangakkara continued his purple patch against Bangladesh and hit an unbeaten 127 to guide Sri Lanka to 294 for six at close on the second day of the second and final Test on Sunday. Sangakkara hit his third consecutive century in the series and with Dinesh Chandimal (102)...
  • As it happened: Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test (Day 2) March 17, 2013

    Live updates from day two of the second Test between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh at the Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Sri Lanka innings Stumps: 294 for 6 Sri Lanka end the day with a lead of 54 and four wickets in hand. Kumar Sangakkara is there on 127, having added 195...
  • 2nd Test: Bangladesh out for 240, Sri Lanka 18-1 after Day 1 March 16, 2013

    Colombo: Left-arm spinner Rangana Herath made use of a more bowler-friendly wicket to take 5-68 as Sri Lanka dismissed Bangladesh for 240 runs on the opening day of the second and final Test on Saturday. After the batting paradise in the drawn first Test match that produced 1613 runs and...