Mathews and Dhananjaya keep Sri Lanka alive in Bangladesh Test

Rainfall rinsed whole post-lunch session however the duo tipped up their racking up price to offset wasted time, with de Silva striking 9 fours prior to Shakib Al Hasan obtained his arch.

The right-hander, that dealt with 95 spheres, was originally provided not out on a caught-behind allure prior to Bangladesh efficiently assessed.

Mathews, that wrecked 4 fours as well as a 6, was batting with Dinesh Chandimal on 10 at stumps.

Bangladesh made very early invasions after Sri Lanka returned to on 143 -2, Ebadot Hossain bowling nightwatchman Kasun Rajitha for a duck with the 2nd round of the day.

A treasure of a distribution from Shakib rejected Dimuth Karunaratne for 80 quickly later on, with the Sri Lankan captain including 10 to his over night rating.

Shakib threw the round up on off-stump as well as Karunaratne chose a drive however saw the flighted shipment dip as well as turn in between bat as well as pad prior to collapsing right into his stumps.

Karunaratne, that was gone down on 37, struck 9 borders in his 15 th Examination fifty.

De Silva struck Ebadot for 3 fours in one over prior to the break after he as well as Mathews endured a challenging spell from the right-arm speed bowler as well as Shakib.

Shakib, one of the most effective bowler for Bangladesh thus far, has actually asserted 3-59

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