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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 6 wickets in first T20I in Dhaka

Sri Lanka chased down a target of 194 runs by 6 wickets against Bangladesh in Dhaka.

bangladesh vs sri lanka live Sri Lanka win by 6 wickets.

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 1st T20: Sri Lanka defeated Bangladesh by 6 wickets in Dhaka to take 1-0 lead in two-match T20I series. Chasing a target of 194 runs, Sri Lanka started off the chase but lost wickets in quick succession in the middle overs. Later, Dasun Shanaka and Thisara Perera held the innings together and guided their team over the line.

  1. 7:48PM
    15 Feb, 18
    It's all over

    Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 6 wickets in first T20I in Dhaka

  2. 7:39PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Live cricket score

    Five overs more to go and Sri Lanka are well in command as they just need 22 from the last 5

  3. 7:29PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Live cricket score

    13 overs have been bowled and Sri Lanka are 135/4. They have been pretty good in this run-chase and have managed the scoring rate in a decent manner

  4. 7:11PM
    15 Feb, 18
    SIX

    MAXIMUM! We half-way through the mark and Sri Lanka are way ahead of the required rate. After 10 overs, the visitors are 109/3

  5. 7:03PM
    15 Feb, 18
    WICKET

    WICKET! Sri Lanka lose Kusal Mendis after he gives a sitter to Sarkar at long off. Sri Lanka lose two now

  6. 6:47PM
    15 Feb, 18
    WICKET

    WICKET! Bangladesh get the first breakthrough after a brilliant start from Sri Lanka. Gunathilaka is stumped by Rahim for 30. Sri Lanka are 53/1

  7. 6:39PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Live cricket score

    FOUR! Back to back boundaries for Gunathilaka as Sri Lanka move to 42/0 in the 4th over. This has been a terrific start to their 194-run chase in Dhaka.

  8. 6:31PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Live score

    FOUR! It's raining boundaries in Dhaka. The openers are off to a flying start.  Sri Lanka are 27/0 in 2 overs

  9. 6:28PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka

    Sri Lanka have started the chase in a decent manner. It is going to be a tough task for the visiting team. They need to score runs quickly but at the same time can't afford to lose wickets as well.

  10. 6:13PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Bangladesh 193/5

    A brilliant effort by Bangladesh as they post a total of 193/5 in 20 overs in Dhaka. This is the highest T20 score by Bangladesh

  11. 6:11PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Innings Break

    Bangladesh post 193/5 against Sri Lanka in Dhaka

  12. 6:08PM
    15 Feb, 18
    WICKET!

    WICKET! Perera strikes as he cleans up Sabbir Rahman for 1 and Bangladesh are 186/5

  13. 6:03PM
    15 Feb, 18
    MAXIMUM

    SIX! Another maximum and this it's Rahim who has hammered that one away. He middles it with perfection and the ball has gone past the fences

  14. 6:01PM
    15 Feb, 18
    WICKET

    WICKET! Mahmudullah is gone after he tries to go over fine leg but only manages to give a catch to Dananjaya. Bangladesh are 173/4

  15. 5:55PM
    15 Feb, 18
    FIFTY

    FIFTY! Mushfiqur Rahim gets to his half-century with a single and Bangladesh are eyeing a huge total in Dhaka

  16. 5:42PM
    15 Feb, 18
    MAXIMUM

    SX! Mahmudullah dances down the track and goes over cover region to hit a maximum

  17. 5:29PM
    15 Feb, 18
    FOUR!

    Mushfiqur Rahim times the ball perfectly and gets a boundary through covers. Bangladesh are 113/3 after 12 overs

  18. 5:22PM
    15 Feb, 18
    WICKET!

    Double blow for Bangladesh as they lose Soumya Sarkara and Afif Hossain in one over.  Bangladesh are now 100/3

  19. 5:02PM
    15 Feb, 18
    STEADY START

    Bangladesh have made a brilliant start. They have capitalised well in the powerplay overs as they have scored 71 in first 6 overs. 

  20. 4:53PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Sri Lanka get the breakthrough

    WICKET! Gunathilaka gets Zakir Hasan for 10. The left-hander tried to slog the delivery through on side but completely missed it. 

  21. 4:44PM
    15 Feb, 18
    2 overs gone, Bangladesh 26/0

    Bangladesh has been in supreme form and it is raining boundaries at Shere Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka. Somya Sarkar is on fire at the moment. Sri Lanka need a wicket and in a hurry.

  22. 4:35PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Is it a catch, is it a six? SIX!

    SIX! That's the first big shot of the match and it comes from the bat of Soumya Sarkar. It was a weird shot and the ball touched the edge of the bat and went miles into the air. It looked it will be caught but the ball landed straight out of boundary ropes.

  23. 4:30PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Here we go!

    Shehan Madushanka starts for Sri Lanka with the new ball. Soumya Sarkar and Zakir Hasan open the innings for Bangladesh.

  24. 4:25PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Bangladesh Playing XI

    Bangladesh playing four substitutes:

    Bangladesh (Playing XI): Zakir Hasan, Soumya Sarkar, Afif Hossain, Mushfiqur Rahim(w), Sabbir Rahman, Mahmudullah(c), Mohammad Saifuddin, Ariful Haque, Nazmul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain

  25. 4:24PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Sri Lanka playing XI

    Here is the team for Sri Lanka in the 1st T20I: 

    Sri Lanka (Playing XI): Niroshan Dickwella(w), Upul Tharanga, Dinesh Chandimal(c), Kusal Mendis, Jeevan Mendis, Danushka Gunathilaka, Thisara Perera, Dasun Shanaka, Akila Dananjaya, Shehan Madushanka, Isuru Udana

  26. 4:15PM
    15 Feb, 18
    Bangladesh win toss, elect to bat first

    Bangladesh win toss, elect to bat first in the first T20I against Sri Lanka.