Dhaka, Thursday, June 29, 2017

LATEST NEWS

National : ** PM proposes important revisions in tax proposals ** Works of 10 economic zones to begin next year: PM **   |   National : *** Office resumes, holiday mood persists *** President condoles death of musician Sudhin Das *** Works of 10 economic zones to begin nest year: PM***   |   International : ***Light aircraft crash kills 3 in S. Australia ***N. Korea conducts rocket engine test: report ***New US ambassador keen to see Chinese dissident go abroad ***   |   

Sri Lanka set up 191-run target for Bangladesh

COLOMBO, March 19, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Bangladesh were chasing 191 runs for victory after Sri Lanka were all out for 319 in their second innings of the second Test in Colombo on Sunday.

Shakib Al Hasan picked up the last wicket of Suranga Lakmal (42), one over after Dilruwan Perera was run out for 50 at the P. Sara Oval.

Perera shared 80 runs with Lakmal in the ninth wicket after Sri Lanka resumed on 268-8.

Shakib finished with 4-74 runs.

Sri Lanka lead the two-match series 1-0 after winning the first Test in Galle by 259 runs.