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Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I 2018 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I 2018


Watch the highlights of Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I 2018 - Sri Lanka tour of Bangladesh 2-match Twenty20 international series of the 2nd T20I match played between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium, Sylhet in 18th February 2018.

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I 2018 Highlights
Kusal Mendis plays a shot © Associated Press

Kusal Mendis' blazing half-century, Danushka Gunathilaka's superb 42, Thisara Perara, Dasun Shanaka and Upul Tharanga's assault sets up to Sri Lanka thumping 75-run victory over Bangladesh and clinch the two-match series 2-0 whitewash in a one-sided game of the second T20I.

Match Stats :
  • Sri Lanka's 75-run win was their third largest victory by terms of runs in T20 international and their biggest win against Bangladesh in T20Is, previous biggest win by 64-runs at Johannesburg in the inaugural 2007 World Twenty20.
  • Bangladesh's 75-run defeat was their joint third worst by margin of runs in T20Is.
  • Sri Lanka's 210 was their fifth highest score in T20 international and it is their highest total against Bangladesh in T20Is, previous highest was 198 at Pallekele in 2013.
  • Bangladesh's 135 was their third lowest score against Sri Lanka in T20 internationals.
  • 98 : Danushka Gunathilaka and Kusal set up the record first-wicket partnership for Sri Lanka against Bangladesh in T20 international, previously held by the 65-run stand between Kusal Perera and Upul Tharanga at Colombo (RPS) in 2017 and Sri Lanka's fourth highest opening stand in T20Is.
  • 51 : Kusal Mendis and Thisara Perara set up the third highest second-wicket partnership for Sri Lanka against Bangladesh in T20 internationals.

Sri Lanka scored 210-4 in 20 overs with top scorer by Kusal Mendis 70, Danushka Gunathilaka struck 42 off 37-balls including 3-fours & 2-sixes, Thisara Perera blasted a 31 off 17-balls including 3-fours & a six with strike rate of 182.35.

Dasun Shanaka hammered a unbeaten 30 off 11-balls included 5-fours & a six with strike-rate of 272.72 and Upul Tharanga hit 25 off 13-balls including 4-fours & a six with strike rate of 192.30.

Bangladesh best bowler by Soumya Sarkar, Mustafizur Rahman, Mohammad Saifuddin each took one-wickets and debutant Abu Jayed who took one-wicket on his debut T20I match.

Bangladesh scored 135 for all-out in 18.4 overs with top scorer by Mahmudullah struck 41 off 31-balls including 4-fours & a six, Tamim Iqbal hit 29 off 23-balls included 2-sixes & 2-fours and Mohammad Saifuddin 20.

Sri Lanka best bowler by Danushka Gunathilaka takes 2-wickets for 3-runs in 4-balls, Shehan Madushanka took two-wickets.

Dasun Shanaka, Jeevan Mendis, Isuru Udana, Akila Dhananjaya each took one-wickets and debutant Amila Aponso - who took one-wicket on his debut T20I match.

Kusal Mendis named player of the match for his quick-fire 70-runs knocked off facing 42-balls including 6-fours and 3-sixes with strike rate of 166.66.

Kusal Mendis earned player of the series for contributing 123-runs including two half-centuries in the two-match T20I series.

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