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| On May 20, 2021 3:39 PM IST

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Squads, Schedule and Details


BAN vs SL ODI Series: As we head towards a packed international cricket schedule, one of the series’ to keep an eye on will be between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. The Lankans will be a part of a short three-match ODI series against hosts Bangladesh, with the first match being held on May 23.

The visitors landed in Dhaka on Sunday. The Sri Lankan team will be undergoing a three-day quarantine before squaring off against the Bangla Tigers. All three ODIs will be day-night games, with Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium being the venue.

Bangladesh are going through their practice sessions, and the likes of Shakib Al Hasan and Mustafizur Rahman who were competing in the first half of the IPL 2021, are now back in the national team as well.

Sri Lanka are fresh of a test series win over Bangladesh and will be hoping to carry the momentum in the limited overs format.

Here’s what the squad for both Bangladesh and Sri Lanka looks like.

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Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Squads

Bangladesh Preliminary Squad

Tamim Iqbal, Mohammad Naim, Imrul Kayes, Liton Das, Soumya Sarkar, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah, Afif Hossain, Mossaddek Hossain, Mahedi Hasan, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taijul Islam, Nasum Ahmed, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Hasan Mahmud, Shoriful Islam

Sri Lanka Squad

Kusal Perera (C), Kusal Mendis (VC), Danushka Gunathilaka, Dhananjaya De Silva, Pathum Nissanka, Dasun Shanaka, Ashen Bandara, Wanindu Hasaranga, Isuru Udana, Akila Dananjaya, Niroshan Dickwella, Dushmantha Chameera, Ramesh Mendis, Asitha Fernando, Lakshan Sandakan, Chamika Karunaratne, Binura Fernando, Shiran Fernando.

BAN vs SL Schedule for ODI series

1st ODI: May 23 (Sunday)
2ND ODI: May 25 (Tuesday)
3rd ODI: May 28 (Friday)

All three games will be kicking off at 2:00 PM (IST) and can be Live Streamed on FanCode.

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