BAN vs SL 2nd ODI: Bangladesh Thrash Sri Lanka, Take Unassailable 2-0 Series Lead | Cricket News


Mushfiqur Rahim scored 125 in the second ODI against Sri Lanka in Dhaka.© AFP

Mehidy Hasan Miraz and Mustafizur Rahman claimed three wickets each as Bangladesh thrashed Sri Lanka by 103 runs in a rain-hit second one-day international to clinch the series on Tuesday. Wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim hit 125 to steer Bangladesh, who recorded their first series win over Sri Lanka across formats, to 246 all out in 48.1 overs after they elected to bat in Dhaka.

Sri Lanka managed just 141-9 in the tourists’ revised chase of 245 in 40 overs as Bangladesh took an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

Shakib Al Hasan also took two wickets in a match that was interrupted three times by rain.


The third ODI is on Friday at the same venue.

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