Lasith Malinga took his 4th international hat trick but it was in vain as Shakib Al Hasan restricted Sri Lanka to ensure a series leveling win for Bangladesh.
Imrul Kayes and Soumya Sarkar smashed 70 runs in a record opening partnership. But Malinga (3-34) bowled Mushfiqur Rahim and Mashrafe Mortaza and trapped debutant Mehedi Hasan to restrict Bangladesh to 176-9.
Shakib al Hasan top scored for Bangladesh with 38 off 31 balls and then took 3-34 as Sri Lanka collapsed to 131 all out.
Bangladesh 176 for 9 (Shakib 38, Kayes 36, Malinga 3-34) beat Sri Lanka 131 (Kapugedera 50, Mustafizur 4-21, Shakib 3-24) by 45 runs.
Matches Tagged in ClipDex2017 SRL v BAN 2nd T20
Series Tagged in ClipDex2017 SRL v BAN T20 series
Players Tagged in ClipDexKapugedera, Chamara K Malinga, Lasith Tharanga, W Upul Bandara, Vikum Sanjaya Sabbir Rahman Perera, Thissara NLC Imrul Kayes Shakib Al Hasan Munaweera, Dilshan Soumya Sarkar Mustafizur Rahman
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexRPS (Kettarama)
Categories Tagged in ClipDexLimited Overs (ODI & T20)