Day 4

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Siddons bemoans overawed batsmen

Jamie Siddons, the Bangladesh coach, said his batsmen were a bit overawed by the prospect of facing Muttiah Muralitharan and Ajantha Mendis in tandem

Day 3

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Dilshan's all-round display seals series for Sri Lanka

This was a match Tillakaratne Dilshan made his own. He set up Sri Lanka with 162 and 143 and completed the job by wiping out the Bangladesh lower-order and finishing with figures of 4 for 10 to wrap up the series 2-0 and script the fifth-biggest margin of

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'I think 400 is a safe score' - Samaraweera

Thilan Samaraweera, the Sri Lankan batsman, feels Bangladesh will be unable to mount a Mirpur-like challenge in the fourth innings, with conditions in Chittagong not very conducive for batting

Day 2

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Mortaza believes comeback still possible

Despite conceding a 176-run first-innings lead, Mashrafe Mortaza believes Bangladesh can draw inspiration from their gallant effort in the previous Test in Mirpur and make a comeback over the next three days

Day 1

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Dilshan puts his hand up

A blistering rearguard hundred from Tillakaratne Dilshan saved Sri Lanka's day


Bangladesh 4th innings Partnerships

1st18Tamim IqbalImrul Kayes
2nd4Junaid SiddiqueTamim Iqbal
3rd10Junaid SiddiqueRaqibul Hasan
4th10Mohammad AshrafulRaqibul Hasan
5th10Mushfiqur RahimRaqibul Hasan
6th92Mushfiqur RahimShakib Al Hasan
7th10Mushfiqur RahimMehrab Hossain jnr
8th0Mashrafe MortazaMushfiqur Rahim
9th2Shahadat HossainMushfiqur Rahim
10th2Enamul Haque jnrMushfiqur Rahim