Sri Lanka declare with a big lead


Innings break, Day 4, First Rocket Test.

Bangladesh : 513/10 in 129.5 overs (Mominul 175, Mushfiqur 92, Mahmudullah 83*; Lakmal 3/68, Herath 3/150)

Sri Lanka : 713/9 in 199.3 overs (K. Mendis 196, Dhananjaya 173; Roshen 109; Taijul 4/219, Miraz 3/173, Mustafizur 1/113)

Sri Lanka declared their first innings with a lead of 200 runs in the third session of fourth day of first Rocket Test at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong.

Earlier of the day Miraz picked up the only wicket of Roshen on 109. Taijul Islam bowled Chandimal out on 87 after the first over of lunch. Then Mehidy Hasan Miraz got rid of Dickwella on 62. Sunzamul Islam trapped Dilruwan on 32. It was his maiden wicket in Test. After tea break, Taijul bagged two more wickets before Sri Lanka declared their innings on 713 for 9. Taijul took 4 wickets for 219.