Host Bangladesh A team are two wickets down, replying to Sri Lanka A side’s 449 runs for the loss of eight wickets declared in 131.1 overs in the first innings of the first four-day match in Chittagong’s Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Cricket Stadium Wednesday.
At stumps on day two, the home side made 44 losing two wickets in 17 overs, openers Shadman Islam and Soumya Sarkar the two batsmen to be dismissed before the end of play.
The Lankans began the day on their overnight score of 170/4 in 60 overs, and stretched their innings to 449/8d before declaring their innings.
Lahiru Thirimanne topped the innings, scoring 168, including 14 boundaries and a couple of over boundaries.
Sri Lanka A tour of Bangladesh, 1st four-day match-— Sri Lanka Cricket (@OfficialSLC) June 27, 2018
Day 2, Stumps: BANA 44/2 (17.0 Ovs) v SL A 449/8d (Lahiru Thirimanne 168, Charith Asalanka 90, Shammu Ashan 70, Dimuth Karunaratne 60).
Bangladesh A trail by 405 runs. #SLAvBANA #SLA
Charith Asalanka and Shammu Ahsan added 90 and 70 respectively.
Bangladesh A team’s Khaled Ahmed bagged four wickets while Abu Haider Rony picked up two.
Later, Bangladesh A team batted out 17 overs with Tushar Imran and captain Mosaddek Hossain remaining unbeaten on 12 and eight respectively.
Nisala Tharaka and Charith Asalanka notched one wicket apiece for Sri Lanka A side.
Fixtures of Sri Lanka A tour of Bangadesh 2018. pic.twitter.com/bebH3y5cQK— Bangladesh Cricket (@BCBtigers) June 25, 2018
1ST 4-DAYER, DAY 2
Bangladesh A 44/2 in 17 overs (Soumya 21, Tushar 12*) trail Sri Lanka A 449/8d in 131.1 overs (Thirimanne 168, Khaled 4/92) by 405 runs