Lady luck kept away from the hosts Bangladesh even in the low scoring last pool game of the tournament vs. Sri Lanka who maintained their unbeaten record.
The in form batsman of the Lankan Lions, Kumar Sangakkara, once again played an important innings whereas their bowlers restricted Afghanistan within limits.
A heroic unbeaten fifty plus score from Thisara Perera and the professionalism of the Lankan Lions snatched another close win of the tour against Bangladesh.
Lady luck kept away from the Bengal Tigers in the consecutive game as the Lankan Lions grabbed another thriller and clinched the Twenty20 series.
The Lankan Lions won the opening Twenty20 on the final ball of the nail-biting opening game besides valiant efforts from Anamul Haque of the Bengal Tigers.
The ace all rounder of Pakistan, Mohammad Hafeez, dispatched his 2nd ton in Three ODIs vs. Sri Lanka and held two wickets as the hosts grasped the game easily.
Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kusal Perera smashed fifties and guided Sri Lanka to a comfortable win against the Black Caps in the second Twenty20.
An all round performance from Thisara Perera lifted Sunrisers Hyderabad who defeated the star studded Trinidad & Tobago in their opening match of group B.
Shikhar Dhawan led Sunrisers Hyderabad to glory vs. Kandurata Maroons with his brilliant knock, well assisted by Parthiv Patel in the 2nd game of CL T20.
A scintillating knock from the Sri Lankan opener, Tillakaratne Dilshan, led his side to a rousing win against the strong looking South Africa in the 3rd T20.