Tri-Nation Tournament in Bangladesh 2008/09

Winner - Sri Lanka

January 16, 2009

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Tri-series final, Mirpur

Match home for the final of the Tri-Nation Tournament between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka in Mirpur

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Tri-series final, Mirpur

Ashraful gutted but highlights improvement

Bangladesh captain Mohammad Ashraful was left ruing what could have been, after he hosts looked to be on course to pick up their first tri-series trophy, only to be pipped at the post by Sri Lanka who held on for a two-wicket victory in the final in Mirpu

Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Tri-series final, Mirpur

Experience in finals won us the game - Sangakkara

Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara believes Sri Lanka's experience of playing in final proved decisive as they managed a narrow two-wicket win against Bangladesh in the final of the Tri-Nation Tournament.

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Sri Lanka 2 1 1 0 0 5 +1.279
Bangladesh 2 1 1 0 0 5 -0.039
Zimbabwe 2 1 1 0 0 4 -0.920

Statistics

Tri-Nation Tournament in Bangladesh, 2008/09 (Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe in Bangladesh ODIs)

One-Day Internationals

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Rubel Hossain bowls in the final
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Raqibul Hasan propped up Bangladesh with an unbeaten 43
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Bangladesh players jump for joy after another wicket falls
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A delighted Muttiah Muralitharan celebrates the remarkable win
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Nuwan Kulasekera is mobbed by team-mates after removing Mushfiqur Rahim
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Sri Lanka celebrate getting Junaid Siddique's wicket
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Tournament Results
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Jan 16, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 2 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Jan 14, 2009
Bangladesh won by 5 wickets (with 43 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Dhaka - Jan 12, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 130 runs
Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka - Jan 10, 2009
Zimbabwe won by 38 runs
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