Bangladesh lose 3 early wickets
26 February 2015, Nirapad News: Bangladesh have lost three wickets in their Cricket World Cup clash against Sri Lanka at Melbourne.
Mathews took the wicket of Soumya Sarkar when the Bangladesh batsman scored 25 for his team.
Earlier, Malinga bowled Tamim out at the second delivery.
Tigers scored 40 losing 2 wicket in 5 overs till the story was updated at 2:20 pm.
Earlier, Sri Lanka scored 332 runs at the end of their stipulated 50 overs with the loss of just one wicket.
This is the third game for both the sides as Bangladesh got off to a flying start by beating Afghanistan in their opener and picked up a point in the rain abandoned match against Australia while Srilanka lost to New Zealand and fetched a win against Afghanistan.
This match is a pivotal in order to decide the quarter finalists from this group.
Bangladesh Team: Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque, Soumya Sarkar, Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mominul Haque, Sabbir Rahman, Mashrafe Mortaza*, Rubel Hossain, Taskin Ahmed
Sri Lanka Team: HDRL Thirimanne, TM Dilshan, KC Sangakkara†, FDM Karunaratne, DPMD Jayawardene, AD Mathews*, LD Chandimal, NLTC Perera, HMRKB Herath, SL Malinga, RAS Lakmal