Sri Lankawon the 1st T20I © AFP
Sri Lankawon the 1st T20I © AFP

Sri Lanka and Bangladesh are all set to face in the final match of the tour. This is the second T20I, to be played at Sylhet and will be the first international match at the ground. The series will be shown on Star Select HD 2 and Star Select 2. The live streaming of the match will be available on hotstar.com. In Bangladesh, the streaming will be available on gazitv.com, along with the live telecast on Gazi TV. Sri Lanka, after winning the Test series 1-0, have the lead in the T20I series as well and will look to seal the series with an easy victory in this match.

Despite putting up a competitive score of 193 for 5, Bangladesh failed to defend it and the visitors won the match by 5 wickets, with 20 deliveries still remaining. Both Soumya Sarkar and Mushfiqur Rahim scored half-centuries while skipper Mahmudullah made a crucial 43-run contribution in the middle order. But Kusal Mendis and Danushka Gunathilaka replicated Sarkar and Mushfiqur’s efforts, scoring fifties. Then, Dasun Shanaka (42*) and Thisara Perera (39*) took care of the batting in middle order to take their side to a comfortable win.