A video highlights of the sixth Asia Cup One-Day International between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka at Dhaka.

 

Bangladesh outplayed Sri Lanka by five wickets to enter their maiden Asia Cup final on Tuesday, knocking India out of the tournament.

 

The hosts produced another spirited performance as they restricted Sri Lanka to 232 and then the chased down the total in 37.1 overs after an initial stutter. Rain delayed the start of the Bangladesh reply, revising their target to 212 in 40 overs.

 

Opener Tamim Iqbal (59) and premier all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan (56) rose to the occasion, much to the delight of their passionate fans at the packed Shere Bangla National Stadium.

 

The Bengal Tigers meet Pakistan in the final Thursday. Bangladesh had overcome a 290-run target to humble India in their last match while they stretched Pakistan in the tournament opener.