BAN vs SL : The visitors secured five wickets win over Sri Lanka Board President’s XI in the warm-up game and will look to get underway with a win.
Bangladesh is touring with a 15-man squad led by Tamim Iqbal. Regular skipper Mashrafe Mortaza is unavailable for the tour along with M Saifuddin and Shakib Al Hasan.
BAN vs SL Team News:
- Bangladesh has announced a 15-man squad
- Mashrafe Mortaza and Saifuddin are ruled out of contention with a hamstring and back injury respectively
- Taskin Ahmed and Shaiful Hasan have been called up as a replacement
- Bangladesh will also miss Shakib Al Hasan
- Mahmudullah has been cleared to bowl again and will feature
Tamim Iqbal(c),Mohammad Saifuddin, Farhad Reza, Soumya Sarkar, Mohammad Mithun, Sabbir Rahman, Mosaddek Hossain, Anamul Haque, Mehidy Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed,Mushfiqur Rahim(w), Mahmudullah, Rubel Hossain, Taijul Islam
Dimuth Karunaratne(c),Nuwan Pradeep, Kasun Rajitha, Kusal Perera(w), Avishka Fernando,Dhananjaya de Silva, Lasith Malinga, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Lahiru Thirimanne, Thisara Perera, Shehan Jayasuriya, Wanidu Hasaranga, Akila Dananjaya, Isuru Udana, Lahiru Kumara