Bangladesh opener Soumya Sarker and Zakir Hasan started the game against Sri Lanka. The pair collected 49 runs in four overs. Finally, bowled by Deccan, the bowler was bowled by Zakir Hasan. Earlier, he scored 10 runs of 9 runs. Soumya Sarkar (36 off 18 balls) and Mushfiqur Rahim (7 for 3) are batting.
Earlier, Bangladesh captain Mahmudullah decided to bat first in the two T20 series. The match began at 5pm at the Sher-e-Bangla stadium in Mirpur.
Meanwhile, four Bangladeshis have made their first Twenty20 debut. Afif Hossain, Zakir Hasan, Nazmul Islam Apu and Ariful Haque playing for the country for the first time.