Kumar Sangakkara was in great touch against Bangladesh in the second innings © AFP
Kumar Sangakkara has been in great touch against Bangladesh in the second innings © AFP

 

Feb 7, 2014

 

Sri Lanka reached 195 for the loss of three wickets at the end of the second session on the fourth day’s play against Bangladesh at Chittagong. Kumar Sangakkara was batting on 90. Earlier, Bangladesh were bowled out for 426 in reply to Sri Lanka’s score of 587.

 

For Bangladesh, Shamsur Rahman and Imrul Kayes notched up fine centuries. Shakib Al Hasan made 50. Ajantha Mendis took six wickets for Sri Lanka.

 

Brief scores:

 

Sri Lanka 587 (Kumar Sangakkara 319, Mahela Jayawardene 72, Ajantha Mendis 47; Shakib Al Hasan 5 for 148) and 195 for 3 (Kaushal Silva 29, Kumar Sangakkar 90*; Mahmudullah 2 for 46) lead Bangladesh 426 (Shamsur Rahman 106, Imrul Kayes 115; Ajantha Mendis 6 for 99) by 356 runs.

 

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