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SL242/3(44.4ov)BAN238/8(50.0ov)

Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh by 7 wickets
PLAYER OF THE MATCH
Avishka Fernando

44.4Rahman to Mathews

4
FOUR! Mathews finishes it off in style! He also brings up his half ton. Angelo gets a loopy ball on middle which he lofts straight down the ground and bags a boundary! SRI LANKA WIN THE GAME BY 7 WICKETS AND SEAL THE SERIES!

44.3Rahman to Mathews

0
Flatter and on off, this is pushed to mid off.

44.2Rahman to Mathews

4
FOUR! SCORES LEVEL! A half-tracker on middle, Mathews goes back and pulls it over the mid-wicket fielder and into the fence.

44.1Rahman to Mathews

0
A yorker on middle, this is jammed out to the bowler.

43.6Hossain to Mendis

0
Another dot as Mendis blocks the last ball out.

43.5Hossain to Mendis

0
On off, this is blocked.

43.4Hossain to Mendis

0
The batsman dances down the track but decides to defend it.

43.3Hossain to Mathews

1
Shorter and outside off, this is slapped through covers for one.

43.2Hossain to Mathews

0
This is floated on middle, it is worked to mid-wicket.

43.1Hossain to Mendis

1
This is on middle, it is worked through mid-wicket for one.

42.6Rahman to Mathews

0
Shorter in length and outside off, Mathews looks to cut but mistimes it to point.

42.5Rahman to Mathews

4
FOUR! Just over! It has not been Bangladesh's day today. A full toss on middle, Mathews does not get it off the middle but clears the leaping mid off fielder for a boundary. 7 runs needed now.

42.4Rahman to Mathews

0
Edged but short! Floats it up on middle, Mathews looks to whip it against the turn. It goes off the outside edge but short of short third man.

42.3Rahman to Mathews

0
Very full on middle, this is jammed out to mid on.

42.2Rahman to Mendis

1
Shorter and outside off, this is pushed through covers for one.

42.1Rahman to Mendis

0
Flatter and on off, Mendis works it to mid-wicket.

41.6Hossain to Mendis

1
Outside off, this is guided through point for one. 2 hits away now are Sri Lanka.

41.5Hossain to Mendis

0
Flatter and on off, Mendis goes back and looks to defend but gets an inside edge onto the pads.

41.4Hossain to Mendis

0
Fuller on off, Mendis strokes it to mid on.

41.3Hossain to Mathews

1
Brings out the paddle sweep towards fine leg for one.

41.2Hossain to Mathews

0
This is flatter and outside off, it turns back in. Mathews goes back and looks to flick but misses to get hit on the pads. An appeal but the umpire shakes his head. Tamim thinks of a review but then bails out. Too high.

41.1Hossain to Mathews

0
Flatter on off, the batter defends it out.

40.6Hasan to Mathews

1
A full toss on middle, this is worked through mid-wicket for one.

40.5Hasan to Mathews

0
This time Mehedi bowls it flatter and Mathews works it to mid-wicket.

40.4Hasan to Mathews

4
FOUR! Top edge but a boundary! Mathews now plays the sweep shot. He gets a top edge but it goes fine on the leg side and a boundary results.

40.3Hasan to Mendis

1
Make that 19 as Mendis sweeps it through square leg.

40.2Hasan to Mathews

1
Flatter and on off, this is worked around the corner for one. 20 needed now.

40.1Hasan to Mendis

1
Another run as this is eased down to long on for one.

39.6Hossain to Mendis

1
One more single as Mendis works it through mid-wicket. Sri Lanka are happy to do it in singles here.

39.5Hossain to Mendis

0
The batsman works it down the leg side.

39.4Hossain to Mendis

0
This is worked with the turn to mid-wicket.

39.3Hossain to Mathews

1
Another single as this is pushed down to long on.

39.2Hossain to Mendis

1
The batsman works it down the leg side. They pick up a single.

39.1Hossain to Mendis

0
This is fired on middle, Mendis looks to flick but misses to get hit high on the pads. The players appeal but the umpire shakes his head.

38.6Hasan to Mathews

0
A dot to end as the last ball is flicked to mid-wicket.

38.5Hasan to Mathews

0
Good bowling! The arm ball on off, Mathews plays for the turn but there ain't any. He gets beaten.

38.4Hasan to Mathews

0
On off again, Mathews pushes it to covers.

38.3Hasan to Mendis

1
Shorter and outside off, this is guided through point for one.

38.2Hasan to Mendis

0
Shorter and on off, there is extra bounce. Mendis looks to pull but mistimes it towards mid-wicket.

38.1Hasan to Mendis

0
Floats it outside off, it turns back in. Mendis works it to short fine leg.

37.6Rahman to Mathews

4
FOUR! Beautifully driven. Fuller on off, Mathews gets on his front foot and drives it beautifully through covers. He holds onto the pose for a second for the cameras.

37.5Rahman to Mathews

0
Comes over the wicket and bowls it very full on middle and leg, Mathews looks to flick but ends up getting a leading edge towards point.

37.4Rahman to Mendis

1
Good length ball on middle and leg, Mathews pulls it over mid-wicket. He does not time it well enough but luckily the ball falls well short of the man at deep mid-wicket.

37.3Rahman to Mathews

1
Full on the pads, Mathews flicks it towards deep mid-wicket and gets to the other end.

37.2Rahman to Mathews

0
Corrects his line and bowls it on middle, Angelo tucks it to mid-wicket.