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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh (test)

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh Match Result (TEST)

2nd Test, P Sara Oval, Colombo 15 March, 2017

Toss won by Sri Lanka (decided to bat)

Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by 4 wickets

Man of the Match: Tamim Iqbal

Bangladesh Squad

Imrul Kayes, Mosaddek Hossain, Tamim Iqbal, Mahmudullah, Sabbir Rahman, Shakib Al Hasan, Soumya Sarkar, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mashrafe Mortaza, Mehedi Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Shafiul Islam, Sunzamul Islam, Taskin Ahmed

Sri Lanka Squad

Asela Gunaratne, Dhananjaya de Silva, Upul Tharanga, Angelo Mathews, Danushka Gunathilaka, Seekkuge Prasanna, Thisara Perera, Dinesh Chandimal, Kusal Mendis, Niroshan Dickwella, Lakshan Sandakan, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Kulasekara, Nuwan Pradeep, Suranga Lakmal

Pitch Report

The pitch is very dry and will wear and tear as the game progresses.

SWOT Analysis

Sri LankaBangladesh
StrengthSpin bowlingCapable batting
WeaknessInconsistencyLack of temperament
OpportunitiesTo win the 2-match Test series 2-0To level the 2-match Test series
ThreatsShakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur RahimAsela Gunaratne, Lakshan Sandakan

Head to Head

Sri LankaBangladesh
Matches won150
Home Wins100
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 3925 123
2 South Africa 3050 117
3 Australia 3087 100
4 England 3362 99
5 New Zealand 3114 97
FULL Ranking