Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 2nd Test Day 1 Highlights – Feb 8, 2018

BD v SL highlights today – Second test day one from Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur, Dhaka (Bangladesh) Thursday 8th February 2018. In the first test, the pitch was not good for bowlers, both teams batsmen enjoyed the pitch conditions and scored good runs. Bangladesh team batted first and scored 513 runs in their first innings with 129.5 overs, Sri Lanka scored 713/9d in 199.3 Overs and Bangladesh scored 307/5d in their second innings result: match drawn.

Mominul Haque scored 281 runs in two innings, BKG Mendis scored 196 in one inning, DM de Silva scored 173. HMRKB Herath took five wickets, Taijul Islam took four and RAS Lakmal took three wickets. Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur, Dhaka venue highest total is 730/6d scored by Sri Lanka in 2014 against the home team, Bangladesh’s highest total of the ground is 556 scored in 2012 against West Indies.

Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat.

Sri Lanka team/playing XI
BKG Mendis, FDM Karunaratne, DM de Silva, MD Gunathilaka, ARS Silva, LD Chandimal (c), N Dickwella †, MDK Perera, HMRKB Herath, A Dananjaya, RAS Lakmal.

Bangladesh team/playing XI
Tamim Iqbal, Imrul Kayes, Mominul Haque, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah (c), Liton Das †, Sabbir Rahman, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Abdur Razzak, Taijul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman.

Match Timings: 9:30 start, Lunch 11.30-12.10, Tea 14.10-14.30, Close 16.00

Sri Lanka Tour of Bangladesh 2nd Test Highlights

Umpires – Joel Wilson, Rod Tucker
TV Umpires – Marais Erasmus
Match Referee – David Boon
Reserve Umpire – Anisur Rahman
Match number – Test no. 2296