Sunday, February 23, 2014

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Dhaka – New-look Sri Lanka trounced Bangladesh by six wickets in the third and last one-day global in Dhaka on Saturday to scope the arrangement 3-0.

Seamer Dhammika Prasad asserted three wickets in his first match of the arrangement as the visitors limited Bangladesh to 240-8 in the wake of choosing to field in the day-night match.

Kusal Perera, a 23-year-old left-gave opener, then hit a lady one-day century as Sri Lanka surpassed the focus with 15 conveyances to extra at the Sher-e-Bangla stadium.

Perera hit a hostile 106 off 124 balls with six limits and five sixes, imparting a third-wicket stand of 138 with Dinesh Chandimal, who scored 64.

Sri Lanka finished the month-long tour on a high, having additionally won both the first Test and Twenty20 arrangement.

However the triumph on Saturday was sweeter as Sri Lanka took the field without either of their three veterans, Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara and Tillakaratne Dilshan, without precedent for an one-dayer since 2000.

Jayawardene and Dilshan were nursing damages, while Sangakkara was rested in front of the five-country Asia Cup which opens in Bangladesh on Tuesday.

The playing was additionally exhausted without pace initiate Lasith Malinga, who was shown an a bit of mercy, and the harmed team of seamer Nuwan Kulasekara and spinner Rangana Herath.

Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews said the arrangement gave functional planning for the Asia Cup, where alternate contenders are India, Pakistan, Afghanistan and the hosts.

"It was pleasant to win even without the senior players," said Mathews. "This was a great test for our seat quality. It will place us in the right edge for the Asia Cup."

Prasad was overall upheld by new-ball accomplice Suranga Lakmal, who completed with two for 24 in 10 overs on the moderate pitch.

The hosts missed head all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan, who was given a three-match boycott for a lustful on-Polaroid motion throughout the second one-dayer on Thursday.

Mominul Haque top-scored with a run-a-ball 60, while significant commitments from Nasir Hossain (38), Naeem Islam (32) and captain Mushfiqur Rahim (30) gave the hosts their most elevated score in the arrangement.
Sri Lankan cricketers congratulate teammate Dhammika Prasad after the dismissal of Bangladeshi batsman Anamul Haque during their third ODI match in Dhaka on February 22, 2014 © AFP Munir Uz Zaman

Kusal Perera made light of the focus as he excoriated the house group's strike work the 40th over when he was rocked the bowling alley by Rubel Hossain with 43 staying for triumph.

Rubel released Chandimal in his next over to make it 205-4, however Mathews signalled the win with a six off Naeem Islam.

"We have a great deal to take a shot at assuming that we are to do well in the Asia Cup," said Rahim.

"We have to score huge on these wickets, else it puts the bowlers under weight