Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by four wickets in T20 Bangladesh scored 193 runs in the first T20 against Sri Lanka after scoring half-centuries from Mushfiqur Rahim and Soumya Sarkar. Sri Lanka reached the winning pitch with four balls to spare after losing 20 wickets in 194 runs.
Tourists went ahead by 1-0 in the two-match T-20 series losing by 6 wickets. Sri Lanka's Thesauria Pehara 39 and Dasun Shanka remained unbeaten on 42 runs. Kusal Mendis scored 53 runs in 27 balls. Apart from this, Dikvella 11, Gunthilaka 30, Tharanga scored 4 runs. Najmul, Afif and Rubel Hossain took one wicket each for Bangladesh.
Earlier, Bangladesh captain Mahmudullah decided to bat first in the first T20 win at the Sher-e-Bangla stadium on Thursday. Bangladesh scored 193 runs in the first T-20 against Sri Lanka after scoring half-centuries from Mushfiqur Rahim and Soumya Sarkar. T-Twenty is the highest of Bangladesh. The previous best was 190 against England in Belfast, 190 runs for 5 wickets. Mushfiqur Rahim scored an unbeaten 66 off 44 balls.
Bangladesh opener Soumya Sarker started the flight to the batting. He only completed half a century of 30. Soumya Sarkar could not make his innings bigger. Mendis was caught by LBW by trapping 51 runs off 100 balls. After one ball of the match, the catch of Dikwallara became the second victim of the match Arif Hossain Arif Hossain. Earlier, the team's first wicket was reduced to 49 runs. Anil Zakir Hassan bowled bowlers Before getting out, he scored 10 runs of 9 runs.
Mushfiqur Rahim and Captain Mahmudullah Riyadh took Bangladesh early in the fourth wicket. Mushfiqur Rahim completed half a century after the government of Soumya Mushfiqur Rahim He touched the milestone of 37. Mahmudullah Riyadh was heading towards half-way. But he was caught by the hands of Dhananjaya. Before being dismissed, he scored 43 runs in 31 balls. Sabbir Rahman went back quickly after his outing. At the end, Mushfiqur Rahim's unbeaten 66 scored 193 runs as the Tigers collected.