Taskin gives something to cheer in the morning


Lunch, Day 4


Sri Lanka: 494 & 87/1 (Tharanga 40*, Taskin 1/12)

Bangladesh: 312

Upul Tharanga and Dimuth Karunaratne’s opening partnership of 69 runs gave Sri Lanka a solid start in their 2nd innings.

Subashis Roy and Mehedi Hasan started the day for Bangladesh but failed to give a break-through. It was Taskin Ahmed who struck on his second over and dismissed Karunaratne for 32.

Sri Lanka finished the morning session on 87 for 1. They still lead by 269 runs.