Bangladesh wins toss, bowls first in 1st ODI
MIRPUR, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim won the toss and sent Sri Lanka in to bat Monday in the first one-day international at Mirpur’s Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium.
Left arm spinner Arafat Sunny, who replaced injured Abdur Razzak, makes his debut for Bangladesh.
The match was reduced to 43 overs per side after the start was delayed by rain and a wet outfield.
Bangladesh: Mushfiqur Rahim, Al-Amin Hossain, Anamul Haque, Arafat Sunny, Mahmudullah, Mominul Haque, Nasir Hossain, Rubel Hossain, Shamsur Rahman, Shakib Al Hasan, Sohag Gazi.
Sri Lanka: Kusal Perera, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kumar Sangakkara, Dinesh Chandimal, Ashan Priyanjan, Kithuruwan Vithanage, Angelo Mathews, Thisara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Sachitra Senanayake, Lasith Malinga.