South Asian Games Men’s T20 Cricket Competition 2019
Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground, Kirtipur
Bangladesh U-23 vs Sri Lanka U-23
Sri Lanka U-23 : 122/10 in 20 overs (Ashan 25, Nissanka 22, Fernando 16; Hasan Mahmud 3/20, Tanvir 2/28, Sumon 1/16)
Bangladesh U-23 : 125/3 in 18.1 overs (Shanto 35*, Saif 33, Soumya 27, Yasir Ali 19, Afif 5*; Mendis 1/9)
Result : Bangladesh U-23 won by 7 wickets.
Bangladesh U-23 have won the Gold in South Asian Games Men’s T20 Cricket Competition 2019 with a emphatic 7-wicket victory over Sri Lanka U-23. Yesterday Bangladesh Women also secured Gold in Women’s T20 by beating Sri Lanka Women.
Bangladesh chased down the target of 123 comprehensively thanks to skipper Nazmul Hossain Shanto’s unbeaten 35. Two opener Soumya Sarkar Saif Hassan chipped in with 33 and 27 respectively. Earlier Sri Lanka were restricted to 122 in 20 overs. Hasan Mahmud was the standout bowler for the Tigers with 3 wickets for 20.