Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh (t20)

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh Match Result (T20)

1st T20I, R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo 04 April, 2017

Toss won by Bangladesh (decided to bat)

Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 6 wickets

Man of the Match: Kusal Perera

Bangladesh Squad

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

Sri Lanka Squad

Asela Gunaratne, Chamara Kapugedera, Upul Tharanga, Angelo Mathews, Seekkuge Prasanna, Thisara Perera, Dinesh Chandimal, Kusal Mendis, Kusal Perera, Niroshan Dickwella, Lakshan Sandakan, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Kulasekara, Nuwan Pradeep, Suranga Lakmal

Pitch Report

The pitch has a good covering of grass on it and the ball will come onto the bat nicely.

SWOT Analysis

Sri LankaBangladesh
StrengthHome conditionsTop order batting
WeaknessInexperienceInconsistency
OpportunitiesTo carry the winning momentum forwardTo take a 1-0 lead in the series
ThreatsTamim Iqbal and Mustafizur RahmanThisara Perera and Nuwan Kulasekara

Head to Head

Sri LankaBangladesh
Matches won41
Home Wins11
Away Wins20
Highest Innings Score198 on Sunday, March 31, 2013181 on Sunday, March 31, 2013
Lowest Innings Score123 on Friday, February 14, 201483 on Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Top Performers

Sri LankaBangladesh
Highest Total Chased120 on Friday, February 14, 2014Array
Lowest Total Defended147 on Tuesday, September 18, 2007147 on Tuesday, September 18, 2007
Most Prolific BatsmanKusal Perera - 149 RunsSabbir Rahman - 106 Runs
Highest Individual Score64 by Kusal Perera On Sunday, March 31, 201380 by Sabbir Rahman On Sunday, February 28, 2016
Most Successful BowlerLasith Malinga - 6 WicketsShakib Al Hasan - 6 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis3/20 by Lasith Malinga On Friday, February 14, 20143/34 by Al-Amin Hossain On Sunday, February 28, 2016

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