TL;DR: Sri Lanka in control despite fiery Mustafizur

After a draw in the first Test Bangladesh cricket team will be looking to push and go for a win against Sri Lanka cricket team in the second match starting in Dhaka on Thursday. Get live cricket score and updates of Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test Day

After a draw in the first Test Bangladesh cricket team will be looking to push and go for a win against Sri Lanka cricket team in the second match starting in Dhaka on Thursday. Get live cricket score and updates of Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test Day

In one of the more comical cricket moments of late, Bangladeshi batsman Mushfiqur Rahim inside-edged one onto his pad, the ball looped into the air and Dickwella inexplicably grassed it, summing up an unbelievable first day's play that saw 14 wickets fell.

Sri Lanka took advantage of a dismal batting performance by Bangladesh to forge a massive 312-run lead on the second day of the second Test in Dhaka. Taijul (4-83) break the 47 run stand for the second wicket when he had de Silva caught in the slip.

He suggested that once or twice they came across such a wicket during bad weather conditions.

"I don't think it is possible to get more than 300 runs on this wicket. It is common sense but cricket is a amusing game", Silva told reporters. We bowled them out for 100 and we wanted to get more than 300-plus runs (as a target) actually. "We don't get a wicket like this", Roshen said about the pitch.

"They", Mehidy said, "put the ball in right areas more consistently that we do".

Silva's fourth half-century in just his third Test held together the Sri Lanka second innings as the Bangladesh bowlers struck regularly on a pitch offering turn and bounce aplenty.

He hit nine fours in his nearly chanceless knock, facing 94 balls as his teammates struggled in the middle.

Silva combined with captain Dinesh Chandimal, 30, for 51 runs to extend their dominance.

Mustafizur Rahman was the pick of the bowlers with figures of 3 for 35, while Taijul Islam and Hasan took two each.

Mehidy Hasan Miraz, playing very attacking, has already hit a six, and he is unbeaten on 23, joined by skipper Mahmudullah.

Suranga Lakmal, who claimed three wickets with his pace bowling, was keeping Silva company on seven as the islanders kept building on their sizable first-innings lead of 112.

Razzak continued to torment the Sri Lankan batting as he had Mendis castled in the second delivery after the restart and from there only Roshen Silva (56), Dilruwan Perera (31) and Akila Dananjaya (20) showed resilience.

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