Published: February 12, 2014
Visiting Sri Lanka set a 169 runs target for Tigers to win the first Twenty20 match at the Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong on Wednesday. Bangladesh were 167 after 20 0vers.
MDKJ Perera made highest score 64 runs off 44 for Sri Lanka while Mashrafe Mortaza, Shakib Al Hasan and Arafat Sunny trio took two wickets each for Tigers.
Earlier, Sri Lanka scored 168 for 7 in the stipulated 20 overs after Tigers captain Mashrafe sent visitors in to bat first.
Bangladesh Squad: Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque, Shamsur Rahman, Shakib Al Hasan, Nasir Hossain, Mithun Ali, Farhad Reza, Sohag Gazi, Arafat Sunny, Masrafe Mortaza (capt), Rubel Hossain.
Sri Lanka Squad: Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kusal Perera, Kumar Sangakkara, Dinesh Chandimal (capt), Angelo Mathews, Thisara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Sachithra Senanayake, Ajantha Mendis, Seekuge Prasanna, Lasith Malinga.