Sri Lanka v Bangladesh: Tigers win their 100th Test

Tamim Iqbal
Second Test, Colombo:
Sri Lanka 338 & 319: Karunaratne 126, D Perera 50
Bangladesh 467 & 191-6: Tamim 82
Bangladesh win by four wickets – series level at 1-1
Scorecard

Bangladesh celebrated their 100th Test with only their ninth ever victory – and their first against Sri Lanka – in Colombo.

Opener Tamim Iqbal made 82 and Sabbir Rahman 41 in a third-wicket stand of 109 as the tourists successfully chased a target of 191 on the final day of the second Test.

Skipper Mushfiqur Rahim (22*) kept his nerve after some middle-order wickets to see his side over the line for a four-wicket win, ensuring the two-match series was drawn.

Leave a Reply