Sri Lanka also scored runs like Bangladesh on the dead pitch of Kandy’s Pallekele. Karunaratnera is giving a strong answer to the 541 runs scored by Bangladesh. Bangladesh bowlers could not take any wicket even after passing 56 overs on the fourth day of the Test.
Sri Lanka, who started the fourth day with 229 runs for 3 wickets, now have 421 runs for 3 wickets. They added 190 more runs without losing any wickets. Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Karunaratne is batting at 164 and Dhananjaya de Silva at 124. They are still 120 runs behind Bangladesh, they have 6 wickets in hand.
Earlier, Bangladesh declared their first innings at 541 for 7. Nazmul Hossain Shant 183 and Muminul Haque 126 runs for the Tigers. Besides, Tamim Iqbal scored 90, Mushfiqur Rahim unbeaten 6 and Liton Das 50 runs.
Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals are facing off in the 16th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) today. The match will start at 8 pm Bangladesh time.
The situation in Kolkata and Rajasthan is not favorable for this year’s event. After playing 4 matches, both the teams have won only one match. Kolkata is at number 7 in the points list, Rajasthan is at the bottom (number 7).
‘Cutter Master’ Mustafizur Rahman has played all the matches of this event for Rajasthan. On the other hand, Shakib has been dropped from the Kolkata XI after playing the first three matches. There is uncertainty about Shakib’s presence in today’s XI.
Probable XI for Rajasthan: Jas Butler, Yashasvi Jaswal / Manan Bhohra, Sanju Samson, Shivam Dubey, David Miller, Ryan Parag, Rahul Teatia, Chris Morris, Shreyas Gopal, Chetan Sakaria and Mustafizur Rahman.
Kolkata’s potential XI: Nitish Rana, Shubhaman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan, Dinesh Karthik, Sunil Narine, Andre Russell, Pat Cummins, Kamles Nagarakati / Shivam Mavi, Barun Chakraborty and Prasiddha Krishna.