ICC, Russel Arnold & other go wild as Srilanka win the series after 44 months at home

Srilanka

Srilanka wins the series after 44 months at home, that means nearly four year they took to win a series at home.

Bangladesh won the toss and batted first and could only manage to score 238/8 with the help of Mushfiqur Rahim’s 98 heroic.

Bangladesh lost both openers early on where their bad time just arrived and lost wickets in mid-way too that took them under pressure and they could manage to get below average when even there was dew on the pitch.

Sri Lanka started their innings comfortably as Avishka provided them a great platform, that they converted into victory, Avishka scored 82 while Angelo Mathews also got his well deserved fifty as Mendis also finished his innings at 41*.

This victory provided them a series win after 44 months at home. There were also some positives for them as Kumara was clicking 140+KPH consistently in the match.

Sri Lanka looked a lot lot better and there were many positives as well, and contributions from all angles, he congratulated his team.

Here is how twitter goes wild.