Published on March 15th, 2017 | by Bhaskar Ganekar0
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, Second Test, P Sara Oval, Day 1, 2017 – Statistical highlights
100th Test for Bangladesh, Dinesh Chandimal’s fine form and many more of statistical highlights of the first day of the second Test between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh at P Sara Oval.
100 Number Tests for Bangladesh in history of the game. With this match, all full-member teams have played 100 Tests. They played their first Test in 2000 against India and now in 2017 they are playing their 100th Tests in span of 16 years, 125 days, least time by any team.
131 Batting average for Dinesh Chandimal against Bangladesh in Tests, fifth-most by any batsmen with minimum 500 runs. Mohammad Yousuf with 251.50 has highest average against Bangladesh.
1 Number fifty-plus score by Dinesh Chandimal at P Sara Oval, Colombo in six innings he played at the venue. His previous five innings read 1, 11, 15, 25, 12.
23 Runs scored by top-3 batsmen of Sri Lanka in this innings, their lowest against Bangladesh. Their previous lowest was 29 at the same venue back 12 years ago.