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Bangladesh-Sri Lanka Series

First day's play washed out


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Persistent rain forced early stumps on the first day of the two-dayer practice match between BCB (XI) and Sri Lanka at the BKSP-3 Ground on Tuesday.

Only 8.3 overs were played as Sri Lanka managed to score 14-1, batter Oshada Fernando and Kusal Mendis were unbeaten on 7 and 5 runs respectively.  

Opting to bat first, Sri Lanka were in trouble following the wicket of skipper Dimuth Karunaratne (2 off 18). Pacer Mukidul Islam Mugdho got rid of the Lankan's captain during the sixth over of the game. 

BCB XI:

Mohammad Mithun (captain), Sadman Islam, Enamul Haque Bijoy, Shahadat Hossain Dipu, Zakir Hasan, Saif Hasan, Mosaddek Hossain, Rishad Hossain, Enamul Haque, Mushfiq Hasan, Ripon Mondal, Mukidul Islam Mugdho, Amit Hasan and Abu Zayed Rahi.

Sri Lanka:

Dimuth Karanaratne (captain), Kamil Mishara, Oshada Fernando, Angelo Mathews, Kushal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Kamindu Mendis, Niroshan Dickwella, Dinesh Chandimal, Ramesh Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Dilshan Madushanka, Jayavikrama and Lasith Embuldenia.