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Young Tigers eyeing to whitewash Sri Lanka

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:53 PM, 18 November 2019  

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After winning the five-match Youth ODI series 3-0, Bangladesh U-19 Cricket team will play against Sri Lanka U-19 side in the 5th and last match on Tuesday eyeing on whitewashing the islanders.

The match will kick-off at 9 am at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram.

Young Tigers started the Youth ODI series beating Sri Lanka by 5 wickets in the 2nd match at Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna on Monday as the first game was abandoned at the same venue on Saturday due to cyclone ‘Bulbul’.

The hosts took 2-0 lead thrashing the Islanders Sri Lanka by a huge margin of 161-run in the 3rd match at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram on Thursday and clinched the series 3-0 beating the visitors by 5 wickets in 4th match at the same venue on Sunday.

Earlier, the two-match four-day Youth Test series between the two teams ended in a draw.

The rain-hit first match ended in a draw at Abdur Rab Serniabat Stadium in Barishal on October 29 and the 2nd match also ended in a draw at Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna on November 5.

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