BAN vs SL 1st Test Match Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Test ended in a draw Angelo Mathews named Man of the Match


Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Match: The first Test match of the two-match series between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka ended prematurely on the last day. On the last day of the match, it was declared a draw after both the teams agreed. When it seemed that the result of the match could not come, both the teams decided to end the match ahead of time. Sri Lanka had scored 397 runs in the first innings, then Angelo Mathews was dismissed after scoring 199 runs. Mathews was adjudged man of the match for his brilliant innings.

In reply to Sri Lanka’s first innings, Bangladesh declared the innings for 465 runs. Shoreful Islam had retired hurt, after which Bangladesh declared the innings before 10 wickets fell. For Bangladesh, Tamim Iqbal scored 133 while Mushfiqur Rahim scored 105 runs. On the other hand, Liton Das made an important contribution of 88 runs.

Captain Dimuth Karunaratne and Niroshan Dickwella hit fifty in the second innings for Sri Lanka. Karunaratne was dismissed for 52, while Dickwella returned not out on 61. Sri Lanka scored 260 for six in the second innings. Mathews, who scored 199 in the first innings, was dismissed in the second innings without opening an account. Naeem Hasan took six wickets in the first innings for Bangladesh, while Rajita took four wickets for Sri Lanka. Taijul Islam took four wickets in the second innings for Bangladesh.

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