SL vs BD Highlights today Thursday, 29-04-2021 – 2nd Test, Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka from Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.
Dimuth Karunaratne won the toss and chose to bat first.
Dimuth Karunaratne: We have two debutants today: the fast bowler Shoriful Islam replaces Ebadot Hossain in Bangladesh’s XI. Sri Lanka give a new cap to the left-arm spinner Praveen Jayawickrama.
Mominul Haque: Just the one change for Bangladesh. Sri Lanka has left out Wanindu Hasaranga, and instead of the injured Lahiru Kumara. They’re playing an extra spinner in the off-spin bowling all-rounder Ramesh Mendis.
Sri Lanka team: 1 Dimuth Karunaratne (capt), 2 Lahiru Thirimanne, 3 Oshada Fernando, 4 Angelo Mathews, 5 Dhananjaya de Silva, 6 Pathum Nissanka, 7 Niroshan Dickwella, 8 Ramesh Mendis, 9 Suranga Lakmal, 10 Vishwa Fernando, 11 Praveen Jayawickrama.
Bangladesh team: 1 Tamim Iqbal, 2 Saif Hassan, 3 Najmul Hossain Shanto, 4 Mominul Haque (capt), 5 Mushfiqur Rahim, 6 Liton Das (wk), 7 Mehidy Hasan Miraz, 8 Taijul Islam, 9 Taskin Ahmed, 10 Shoriful Islam, 11 Abu Jayed.
Match Timings: 04:30 GMT | 10:00 Local
Umpires – Kumar Dharmasena, Ruchira Palliyaguruge
TV Umpires – Raveendra Wimalasiri
Match Referee – Ranjan Madugalle
Reserve Umpire – Prageeth Rambukwella
Match number – Test no. 2419