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 ClipDexPerera, Thissara NLC Munaweera, Dilshan Shakib Al Hasan Sabbir Rahman Mohammad Saifuddin Tharanga, W Upul Soumya Sarkar Imrul Kayes Malinga, Lasith Mustafizur Rahman Kapugedera, Chamara K Bandara, Vikum Sanjaya
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexRPS (Kettarama)
Categories Tagged in ClipDexLimited Overs (ODI & T20)