Visiting Sri Lanka completely dominated the morning show of the third day; two unbeaten batsmen Kusal Mendis and Dhananjaya de Silva have been going on well until lunch break of day three of the first Test at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong.
Sri Lanka so far scored 295 runs for the loss of a single wicket. They are still trailing by 218 runs from the massive first innings total of Bangladesh 513.
Kusal Mendis, who resumed the day with unbeaten 83 runs, added 42 runs in his tally and has completed the first session scoring 125 not out.
Meanwhile Dhananjaya de Silva struck 66 runs in the morning session, will resume the second session of the day with the score of 104.
In the first one and half days of the Test, the hosts constructed 513 runs after winning the toss and decided to bat first. [Click here to get ball by ball live update of the match]
Mominul Haque finished the fifth Test ton, he ended at 176 on the other hand, Mushfiqur Rahim lost his wicket at 92. Captain in charge Mahmudullah Riyad was unbeaten at 83.
Bangladesh will play a two match T20I series after completing the two match Test series.
Watch the match live between Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka here-
Bangladesh 1st innings 513 all out (129.5 overs)
Mominul Haque 176, Mushfiqur Rahim 92, Mahmudullah Riyad 83*
Suranga Lakmal 3/68, Rangana Herath 3/150, Lakshan Sandakan 2/92
Sri Lanka 1st innings 295/1 (48 overs)
Kusal Mendis 125*, Dhananjaya de Silva 170*
Mehidy Hasan Miraz 1/52