Colombo [Sri Lanka], March 10 (ANI): Bangladesh won the toss and opted to bowl first against Sri Lanka in the third match of the Twenty-20 tri-series, Nidahas Trophy at the R. Premadasa Stadium here on Saturday.
Sri Lanka have earlier secured a thumping victory over India in the in the opening clash while Bangladesh will come to play the hosts after suffering a six-wicket defeat from India in the second match of the series.
The tourists are playing the series without their regular skipper Shakib Al-Hasan, who has been ruled out due to injury. Mahmudullah Riyad has been leading the charge in his absence.
Sri Lanka Playing XI: MD Gunathilaka, BKG Mendis, MDKJ Perera, LD Chandimal (c, wk), WU Tharanga, MD Shanaka, NLTC Perera, BMAJ Mendis, A Dananjaya, PVD Chameera, N Pradeep
Bangladesh Playing XI: Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Mahmudullah (c), Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Liton Das, Sabbir Rahman, Mehidy Hasan, Nazmul Islam, Rubel Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman. (ANI)