Reality check for Bangladesh before final

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Bangladesh : 82/10 in 24 overs (Mushfiqur 26, Sabbir 10; Lakmal 3/21, Chameera 2/6, Sandakan 1/24)

Sri Lanka : 83/0 in 11.5 overs (Gunathilaka 35*, Tharanga 29*)

Result : Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets.

Player of the Match : Suranga Lakmal

Bangladesh lost by 10 wickets against Sri Lanka in the 6th match of ROCKET Tri-Nation ODI Series 2018. Two team will play in the final on January 27 at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium.

Batting first Bangladesh had a poor start after losing 3 wickets for just 16. Only Mushfiqur Rahim tried to put some fightback but it was not enough. Bangladesh lost wickets in regular interval throughout the inning and were eventually all out for 82 in 24 overs. Mushfiqur scored the highest knock of 26. Suranga Lakmal took 3 wickets for 21.

In reply Sri Lanka chased down the target in 11.5 overs without losing any wickets. Danushka Gunathilaka was not out on 35 and Upul Tharanga was on 39.