Asia Cup - 6th match

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka

Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 17 balls remaining) (D/L method)

0.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayawardene, no run, holds its line from back of a length first up, lots of bounce too, Mahela opens up and drops it on to the pitch

0.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayawardene, 1 run, fuller and coming in just outside off, Mahela is away with a soft push behind point

Sri Lanka 1/0   DPMD Jayawardene 1* (2b)

1.1

Nazmul Hossain to Jayawardene, no run, checks his forward push and plays out the length ball to mid off

1.2

Nazmul Hossain to Jayawardene, no run, tries to drive the pitched up ball this time, finds mid off again

1.3

Nazmul Hossain to Jayawardene, no run, pushed in front of cover

1.4

Nazmul Hossain to Jayawardene, 1 run

Sri Lanka 2/0   DPMD Jayawardene 2* (6b)

2.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayawardene, 2 runs, Mahela decides to charge Mashrafe, does not quite get hold of the pull and earns a single as the ball rolls to the right of midon

2.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to Jayawardene, 1 run, nudged on the leg side

Sri Lanka 9/0   DPMD Jayawardene 5* (8b)

3.3

Nazmul Hossain to Jayawardene, no run, defended towards covers

3.4

Nazmul Hossain to Jayawardene, no run, Mahela leaves his crease again, looking to scythe this one through cover, but ends up hitting it to point

3.5

Nazmul Hossain to Jayawardene, no run, slowish delivery outside off, guided to point

3.6

Nazmul Hossain to Jayawardene, OUT, he's bowled 'em, what a strike early on for Bangladesh, Mahela is gone with a nothing stroke, length delivery outside off stump, angled in a shade, Mahela leaves a big gap between bat and pad as he ends up wafting tentatively across the line, the ball sneaks through and takes out off

DPMD Jayawardene b Nazmul Hossain 5 (17m 12b 0x4 0x6) SR: 41.66

Sri Lanka 19/1   DPMD Jayawardene 5 (12b)
Tournament Results
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Pakistan won by 2 runs
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 20, 2012
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 17 balls remaining) (D/L method)
India v Pakistan at Dhaka - Mar 18, 2012
India won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v India at Dhaka - Mar 16, 2012
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Mar 15, 2012
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 61 balls remaining)
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Photos

Mar 20, 2012

Nasir Hossain jumps in celebration of Bangladesh's win, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Asia Cup, Mirpur, March 20, 2012

Nasir Hossain jumps in celebration of Bangladesh's win

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Mar 20, 2012

Mahmudullah celebrates Bangladesh's victory, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Asia Cup, Mirpur, March 20, 2012

Mahmudullah celebrates Bangladesh's victory

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