SL sweep Youth ODI series against Bangladesh | Daily News

SL sweep Youth ODI series against Bangladesh

Chamindu Wickramasinghe in action. Picture courtesy SLC
Chamindu Wickramasinghe in action. Picture courtesy SLC

Sri Lanka Under-19 made a clean sweep in the Youth One Day International (ODI) Series when they edged out Bangladesh Under-19 by four runs in the fifth and final match played at the Dambulla Stadium yesterday.

The visitors were dismissed for 236 as Vinuja Ranpul and Dunith Wellalage picked up two wickets each after Mahfijul Islam and Aich Mollah had compiled half-centuries.

Earlier opener Chamindu Wickramasinghe hit a splendid 102 with three sixes and 10 boundaries to help Sri Lanka Under-19 reach 240 for nine having elected to bat first.

Chief scores

Sri Lanka Under-19: 240/9 in 50 overs (Chamindu Wickramasinghe 102, Shevon Daniel 59, Dunith Wellalage 20, Mushfik Hasan 3/37, Ripon Mondol 2/43, Ahosan Habib 2/56)

Bangladesh Under-19: 236 in 50 overs (Mahfijul Islam 62, Iftikher Hossain 32, Prantik Nabil 33, Aich Mollah 55, Ariful Islam 21, Vinuja Ranpul 2/21, Dunith Wellalage 2/38).


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