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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh (test)

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh Match Result (TEST)

| 1st Test, Galle International Stadium, Galle | 07 March, 2017

Toss won by Sri Lanka (decided to bat)

Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 259 runs

Man of the Match: Kusal Mendis

Bangladesh Squad

Imrul Kayes, Mominul Haque, Nasir Hossain, Tamim Iqbal, Mahmudullah, Sabbir Rahman, Shakib Al Hasan, Soumya Sarkar, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mashrafe Mortaza, Mehedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Shafiul Islam, Taskin Ahmed

Sri Lanka Squad

Chamara Kapugedera, Lahiru Thirimanne, Upul Tharanga, Milinda Siriwardana, Seekkuge Prasanna, Thisara Perera, Dinesh Chandimal, Kusal Mendis, Niroshan Dickwella, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Akila Dananjaya, Dushmantha Chameera, Jeffrey Vandersay, Lahiru Gamage, Nuwan Pradeep, Suranga Lakmal, Vishwa Fernando

Pitch Report

There is some grass to hold the surface together. It's a good batting wicket if you win the toss opt to bat.

SWOT Analysis

Sri LankaBangladesh
StrengthHome conditionsBatting
WeaknessVulnerable top orderBowling
OpportunitiesTo continue their good run against BangladeshTo begin the tour with a win
ThreatsTamim Iqbal and Mehedi HasanDinesh Chandimal and Suranga Lakmal

Head to Head

Sri LankaBangladesh
Matches won140
Home Wins90
Away Wins50
Highest Innings Score730 on Monday, January 27, 2014638 on Friday, March 08, 2013
Lowest Innings Score293 on Friday, December 26, 200862 on Tuesday, July 03, 2007

Top Performers

Sri LankaBangladesh
Highest Total Chased162 on Tuesday, February 28, 2006Array
Lowest Total Defended293 on Friday, December 26, 2008Array
Most Prolific BatsmanKumar Sangakkara - 1816 RunsMohammad Ashraful - 1090 Runs
Highest Individual Score319 by Kumar Sangakkara On Tuesday, February 04, 2014200 by Mushfiqur Rahim On Friday, March 08, 2013
Most Successful BowlerMuttiah Muralitharan - 89 WicketsShahadat Hossain - 24 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis7/89 by Rangana Herath On Saturday, March 16, 20135/70 by Shakib Al Hasan On Friday, December 26, 2008

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4493 125
2 South Africa 3767 111
3 England 4497 105
4 New Zealand 3114 97
5 Australia 3294 97
FULL Ranking