Newly-appointed Sri Lankan ODI skipper, Kusal Perera, has said that the team needs to play fearless cricket if they want to win more matches. Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has announced an 18-member squad for a three-match ODI series against Bangladesh. The three matches of the series will be held on May 23, 25, and 28 in a bio-bubble. While Perera will captain the team, Kusal Mendis has been named as his deputy.
Indian pacer Umesh Yadav claimed all three wickets to fall on Day Three of the pink-ball Test at Eden Gardens in Kolkata as India clinched the series against Bangladesh 2-0. Yadav finished with figures of 5 for 53 as Bangladesh were cleaned up for 195. Mushfiqur Rahim top-scored with 74 but could not stop India from registering victory by an innings and 46 runs. This was India’s fourth successive victory by an innings, a new world record.
Indian captain Virat Kohli continued his dream run in international cricket notching up his 27th Test century on the second day of the Day-Night Test against Bangladesh at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Saturday. Kohli’s 136 saw India declaring their innings at 347 for 9 in reply to Bangladesh’s paltry 106
A dominant India overcame a hapless Bangladesh by an innings and 130 runs to go 1-0 up in the two-match series at Indore on Saturday. The hosts needed only three days to wrap up the contest as Bangladesh folded up for 213 in the second innings.