Allrounder Shakib Al Hasan and seamer Mustafizur Rahman have propelled Asian nation to a series-levelling 45-run win within the last Twenty20 against country to form positive Mashrafe Bin Mortaza bow out of the format modish.
Shakib smashed a decisive thirty eight to capitalise on a robust base and helped Asian nation post a competitive 176 for nine despite a hat-trick from Lasith Malinga at the R Premadasa structure in national capital on weekday evening.
The allrounder dealt early blows to the Lankan prime order, returning 3-24 whereas young Mustafizur took 4-21 with deft bowling to bundle country out for 131 with 2 overs to spare.
It meant the series over 1-1, very like each the take a look at and ODI series.
Shakib, World Health Organization opened the bowling for Asian nation, went through the gates of Kusal Perera (4) along with his second ball before confiscating Dilshan Munaweera (4) in his next over to provide his team the proper begin to their defence.
Early wickets heaped-up the pressure on the hosts however the batsmen looked to interrupt free with the fielding restrictions still in situ.
Upul Tharanga, in at 3, looked in smart bit as he smashed 3 boundaries off the spinners. He survived once Mashrafe born an easy likelihood at the sting of the circle.
Mahmudullah then discharged in a very faster delivery, shocking the skipper World Health Organization skied it to change state for twenty three because the islanders slipped to forty for three with Mashrafe however to use his ace, Mustafizur.
The supernatural pacer gathered Sri Lanka’s woes by reading the wickets of Asela Gunaratne and Milinda Siriwardana for golden ducks along with his initial 2 balls. country then tottered on forty for five with four balls to spare within the powerplay.
Chamara Kapugedera and Thisara Perera LED the recovery. They batted with maturity fraught, showing resilience and milking the boundaries whenever potential.
Bangladesh: 176/9 in twenty overs (Kayes thirty four, Soumya 34, Sabbir 19, Shakib 38, Mosaddek seventeen, Mahmudullah four not out, Mushfiqur fifteen, Mashrafe 0, Miraz 0, Saifuddin 6; Malinga 3-34, Kulasekara 1-30, Munaweera 0-22, Sanjaya 1-32, Gunaratne 1-15, Prasanna 0-17, Thisara 1-24)
Sri Lanka: 131 all come in eighteen overs (Kusal four, Munaweera, Tharanga twenty three, Kapugedara fifty, Gunaratne zero, Siriwardana zero, Thisara 27, Prasanna eleven, Kulasekara two not out, Malinga 0, Sanjaya 6; Shakib 3-24, Mashrafe 1-30, Miraz 0-15, Mahmudullah 1-15, Mustafizur 4-21, Saifuddin 1-24)
Result: Asian nation win by forty five runs.
Series: Asian nation 1-1 country (Drawn)
Best player of the match: Shakib Al Hasan (Bangladesh)
Best player of the series: Lasith Malinga (Sri Lanka)