Bagladesh beat Sri Lanka by five wickets in Nidahas Twenty20 Trophy match in Colombo last night. Riding on Mushfiqur Rahim’s 72 not out, the visitors achieved the target of 215 runs with two balls remaining.
Sent in to bat, the hosts made 214 for Six in the stipulated 20 overs. From the Lankans side, Kusal Perera was the top scorer with 74, while Kusal Mendis made 57.
It was a Must-Win match for Bangladesh, as they had earlier lost to India in their first match.
Sri Lanka have already one win to their credit, after they surprised India in their tournament opener on Tuesday.