Match Details

Toss

Bangladesh , elected to field first

Series result

Sri Lanka led the 3-match series 1-0

Match number

Season

Hours of play (local time)

14.30 start, First Session 14.30-18.00, Interval 18.00-18.45, Second Session 18.45-22.15

Match days

25 March 2013 - day/night match (50-over match)

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

Match Notes

  • Persistent rain leads to washout

    Another rapid start for Sri Lanka was halted, then aborted, by persistent rain in Hambantota, which arrived at 2:52pm and did not cease until officials were forced to call off the match at 6:44pm

  • Jurgensen wants improvement from fast bowlers

    There was dew in the evening in the first ODI between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, but even such decisive factors hardly explained why the Bangladesh pace bowlers served up a buffet of half-volleys and over-pitched deliveries