Comment Bubble Icon A. It will be hot and sticky since there'll have been no rain to cool things down after temperatures climb into the mids during the day. Overview Because there are no play-off places to secure a spot in the final of the Asia Cup, consistency in the matches leading up to the final is important.
The hosts are bidding to seal the series after having clinched a dominant win in Lasith Malinga's farewell ODI on Friday.
Malinga, known for his blond-tinted hair and the distinctive slingshot action, received a guard of honour from his team mates at the start of the second innings at a packed R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
The year-old did not disappoint his fans as he produced an inswinging yorker to remove Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal with just his fifth ball of the innings.
Nuwan Pradeep trapped Mohammad Mithun leg-before before another trademark yorker from Malinga ripped through the defence of Soumya Sarka, leaving Bangladesh's middle order exposed at while chasing a mammoth target of Wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim and Sabbir Rahman scored combative fifties but Pradeep and off-spinner Dhananjaya de Silva picked wickets at regular intervals wrestle back the momentum in Sri Lanka's favour.
In his final over, Malinga dismissed tailender Mustafizur Rahman with a slower ball as Sri Lanka bowled out Bangladesh for and took lead in the three-match series. The first match of the league can be watched on the Sony Six. If you want to see online, you can live stream on Sony Liv.
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