Sri Lanka have gained the toss and elected to bat first in the second one Test at Shere Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur. The series is these days degree Zero-Zero. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ বোলিংয়ে বাংলাদেশ, একাদশে দুই পরিবর্তন]
The first Test in Chittagong ended in a draw. 1533 runs have been scored for 24 wickets. Later on, Chittagong pitch gained a demerit level from ICC.
The Mirpur pitch isn’t anticipated to be batting pleasant. A consequence may be very most probably in this Test. [Click here to get ball by ball live updates of the match]
Sri Lanka have taken the benefit of batting first. They have made two adjustments. Off-spinner Akila Dananjaya has been passed his first Test cap. Danushka Gunathilaka is added to taking part in XI. Lakshan Sandakan and Lahiru Kumara are ignored. Like Bangladesh, Sri Lanka also are going with one pacer, Suranga Lakmal.
Bangladesh have additionally made two adjustments in the taking part in XI. Sunzamul Islam and Mosaddek Hossain are ignored. Sabbir Rahman, who was once referred to as again after first Test, is again in the taking part in XI at no.7. Abdur Razzak is taking part in his first Test in 4 years. He performed his closing Test towards Sri Lanka in 2014.
If Bangladesh win this fit, it’ll be their first Test series win in 3 years. Even in the event that they organize a draw, it’ll be sufficient for them to transport no.eight in Test ratings for the first time.
Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Roshen Silva, Dinesh Chandimal (captain), Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Danushka Gunathilaka, Dilruwan Perera, Akila Dananjaya, Rangana Herath, Suranga Lakmal.
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-Ruffin, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com