Kumara claims 4 wickets and Sri Lanka wins 2nd test to sweep series over Bangladesh

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Fast bowler Lahiru Kumara claimed four wickets for 50 runs as Sri Lanka swept the two-test series against Bangladesh with a 192-run victory in the second match. Sri Lanka won the first test by 328 runs and with the series sweep maintained its record of not losing a test in Bangladesh.

CHATTOGRAM, Bangladesh — Fast bowler Lahiru Kumara claimed four wickets for 50 runs as Sri Lanka swept the two-test series against Bangladesh with a 192-run victory in the second match on Wednesday.It won the earlier three-match T20 series 2-1 before losing the ODI series by same margin.

Occasional bowler Kamindu Mendis, who took 3-32, got the breakthrough for the visitors in the fourth over of the day when he dismissed Taijul Islam, caught by Nishan Madushka at gully.

 

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