Cricket

Sri Lanka put Tigers into bat

2013-03-23 11:43
Angelo Mathews (AFP)

Hambantota - Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews elected to field after winning the toss against Bangladesh in the opening one-day international in Hambantota on Saturday.

Bangladesh paceman Ziaur Rahman made his one-day debut.

Teams:

Bangladesh: Mushfiqur Rahim (captain), Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque, Mohammad Ashraful, Mohammad Mahmudullah, Nasir Hossain, Abul Hasan, Sohag Gazi, Rubel Hossain, Abdur Razzak, Ziaur Rahman.

Sri Lanka: Angelo Mathews (captain), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kushal Perera, Kumar Sangakkara, Lahiru Thirimanne, Dinesh Chandimal, Jeevan Mendis, Thisara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Sachithra Senanayake, Lasith Malinga.

Umpires: Nigel Llong (ENG) and Ruchira Palliyaguruge (SRI)

TV umpire: Tyron Wijewardene (SRI)

Match referee: David Boon (AUS)

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