Tigers set to win against Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Bangladesh 240/4 | 2019-07-23

Tigers set to win against Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Bangladesh 240/4

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23rd July, 2019 05:49:06 printer

Tigers set to win against Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Bangladesh 240/4

Bangladesh is going to win the sole warm-up match against Sri Lanka Board President's XI at the P Sara Oval in Colombo.

Bangladesh have already scored 240 for 4 wickets after 42 overs.

Mithun is unbeaten currently on 83 and Sabbir Rahman has joined him at the crease to him.

Earlier, Sri Lanka Board President's XI posted a challenging 282-8 against Bangladesh in the only warm-up match at the P Sara Oval in Colombo.

To chase the target, Team Tigers’ openers Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar started solidly on the crease.

Right-arm pacer Lahiru Kumara picked both of them. Soumya and Tamim scored a 24-ball 13 and a 47-ball 37 respective before leaving the crease.

Later, Mushfiqur Rahim along with Mohammad Mithun established a solid foundation with a 73-run partnership for the third wicket.

Mushfiqur picked a 46-ball fifty with Bangladesh on 131 for three before his departure.

 


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