SA Games: Bangladesh secure another gold beating Sri Lanka by 7 wickets

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9th December, 2019 04:25:37 printer

SA Games: Bangladesh secure another gold beating Sri Lanka by 7 wickets

Bangladesh have secured another gold beating Sri Lanka by seven wickets in South Asian Games Men's Cricket Competition at Kirtipur in Nepal.

Sri Lanka set Bangladesh to chase 123 to win in the final match on Monday.

Bangladesh captain Najmul Hossain Shanto scored 35 off 28 while opener Saif Hossain and Soumya Sarkar scored 33 off 30 and 27 off 28 runs respectively.

Tigers’ skipper Shanto sent Sri Lanka to bat first after winning the toss in the final. Sri Lanka were dismal with the bat as they posted 122 runs for all wickets in 20 overs.

The total number of gold medals for Bangladesh now hits 19 so far in the ongoing SA Games.

 


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