DHAKA: Celebrations all around as Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by 163 runs in a one-sided game of a tri-series at Shere Bangla Cricket Stadium, Dhaka.
Bangladesh batted first and with the help of Tamim Iqbal’s brilliant 84, posted a winning total of 320.
Sri Lanka in pursuit of a giant target bundled out for just 157 runs.
Lankan Tigers had earlier lost to Zimbabwe in their previous match in the three-nation contest.
With captain Angelo Mathews missing due to injury, Thisara Perera hit the top score of 29 while wickets regularly tumbled at the other end. Hathurusingha saw his side collapse in 32.2 overs.
Earlier, Sri Lankan bowlers failed to stop Tamim, Shakib, and Rahim setting up their side’s biggest win in one-day cricket on Friday.