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Two changes in Bangladesh and Sri Lanka XI

Update : 23 May 2022, 12:46

Bangladesh won the toss and opted to bat first in the second Test of the two-match series against Sri Lanka on Monday at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka.

Bangladesh made two changes to the playing XI- including allrounder Mosaddek Hossain and pacer Ebadot Hossain to replace  offspinner Nayeem Hasan and pacer Shoriful Islam, who were out due to injuries.

Nayeem bagged six wickets in the first innings of the first test and Shoriful were ruled out of the test because of injury.

Sri Lanka also brought up two changes from the first Test with left-arm spinner Praveen Jayawickrama and Kasun Rajitah making the way for Lasith Embuldeniya and Vishwa Fernando.

Rajitha however substituted Fernando in the first Test as concussion sub.

Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Mahmudul Hasan, Najmul Hossain, Mominul Haque (capt), Mushfiqur Rahim, Liton Das, Shakib Al Hasan, Mosaddek Hossain, Taijul Islam, Ebadot Hossain, Khaled Ahmed

Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne (capt), Oshada Fernando, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dinesh Chandimal, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Ramesh Mendis, Praveen Jayawickrama, Asitha Fernando, Kasun Rajitha. 

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