Asia Cup: Sri Lanka fumble in 262-run chase against B’desh
Mushfiqur Rahim scored a career-best 144 under pressure as Bangladesh scored 261 against Sri Lanka despite Lasith Malinga (4-23) wreaking havoc on his international comeback in the Asia Cup opener.
At the time of going to press, SL stumbled to 86-7 in 23 overs with top-order batsmen Upul Tharanga (27), Kusal Mendis (0), Kusal Perera (11), Dhananjaya de Silva (0) back in the pavilion inside 10 overs. Mashrafe Mortaza and Mehidy Hasan claimed two wickets, while Mustafizur Rahman and Rubel Hossain bagged one wicket each.
Fatemah Moslemi with her husband Behnam
Mushfiqur Rahim celebrates his 100 on Saturday.