Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh Live cricket score, 3rd ODI in Colombo(AFP)
Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh Live cricket score, 3rd ODI in Colombo(AFP)

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh highlights, 3rd ODI in Colombo : Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 122 runs

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh: Catch all the highlights and updates of the third ODI between the two Asian rivals.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2019 09:38 PM IST


Latest: Bangladesh were bowled out for 172 and Sri Lanka won the match by 122 runs. Dasun Shanka picked up three wickets for 27 runs.

Angelo Mathews slammed 87 while Kusal Mendis scored 54 as Sri Lanka scored 294/8 in 50 overs. Soumya Sarkar and Shafiul Islam were the pick of the bowlers for Bangladesh as both scalped three wickets each.

Toss: Sri Lanka won the toss and opted to bat first in the third and final ODI of the series. The Islanders have taken an unassailable 2-0 lead with convincing victories in the first two matches.

Sri Lanka: Avishka Fernando, Dimuth Karunaratne(c), Kusal Perera(w), Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Shehan Jayasuriya, Dasun Shanaka, Wanidu Hasaranga, Akila Dananjaya, Kasun Rajitha, Lahiru Kumara

Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal(c), Soumya Sarkar, Mohammad Mithun, Mushfiqur Rahim(w), Mahmudullah, Anamul Haque, Sabbir Rahman, Mehidy Hasan, Shafiul Islam, Taijul Islam, Rubel Hossain

Preview: The hosts will be looking to sweep the series after winning the first two matches by 91 runs and seven wickets respectively. Sri Lanka made four changes from Sunday’s match, bringing in Dasun Shanaka, Shehan Jayasuriya, Kasun Rajitha and Wanindu Hasaranga for Lahiru Thirimanne, Akila Dananjaya, Nuwan Pradeep and Isuru Udana. The island nation’s cricket board has dedicated the match to pace bowler Nuwan Kulasekara, who announced his retirement last week. Bangladesh made two changes with Rubel Hossain and Anamul Haque coming in for Mustafizur Rahman and Mosaddek Hossain in their bid for a consolation win. The Tamim Iqbal-led Bangladesh will wear black armbands to pay respect to their first national captain, Shamim Kabir, who died on Monday.

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