Watch SL v BD highlights today – first test day three from Galle International Stadium (Sri Lanka) Thursday 9th March 2017. Sri Lanka team faced 129.1 overs in their first innings and they scored 494 runs all out. BKG Mendis scored 194 runs off 285 balls and his last ball which he had faced was 103.3 88.2 kph. He smashed nineteen 4s and four 6s in his innings. DAS Gunaratne scored 85 runs off 134 balls, N Dickwella† 75 and MDK Perera 51.
Mehedi Hasan Miraz took four wickets, Mustafizur Rahman two and Taskin Ahmed, Subashis Roy, Shakib Al Hasan these three took one wicket each of them. From Sri Lankan bowlers MDK Perera took one wicket. Bangladesh scored 133 runs in 46 overs yesterday with the loss of two wickets. Tamim Iqbal scored 57 runs off 112 balls and out. Soumya Sarkar scored 66 runs not out, Mushfiqur Rahim* 1 not out and Mominul Haque contributed 66 runs off 133 balls with smashing seven boundaries.
Sri Lanka 494
Bangladesh 312 97.2 overs
Bangladesh trail by 182 runs with 0 wickets remaining in the 1st innings
Match Timings: 10:00 local time (04:30 GMT)
Toss: Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat.
Sri Lanka team
FDM Karunaratne, WU Tharanga, BKG Mendis, LD Chandimal, N Dickwella†, DAS Gunaratne, MDK Perera, HMRKB Herath*, RAS Lakmal, CBRLS Kumara, PADLR Sandakan.
Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Mominul Haque, Mahmudullah, Mushfiqur Rahim*, Shakib Al Hasan, Liton Das†, Mehedi Hasan Miraz, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Subashis Roy.
Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka, 1st Test Highlights
Test no. 2252 | 2016/17 season
Played at Galle International Stadium
07,08,09,10,11 March 2017 (5-day match)
Umpires – Aleem Dar and M Erasmus
TV umpire – S Ravi
Match referee – AJ Pycroft
Reserve umpire – RR Wimalasiri