Shevon Daniel starred with an unbeaten 85 as Sri Lanka Under-19 registered a third successive win by three-wickets over Bangladesh Under-19 for a series clinching 3-nil lead in the Youth One Day International on Wednesday.
Chasing Bangladesh’s total of 184, Daniel set the tone in a composed knock containing 7 boundaries and a six. He shared in a third wicket partnership of 75 with Pawan Pathiraja who made 31. He went on to add an unfinished 66-run eigth wicket partnership with Wanuja Sahan who made 38 which proved decisive to the victory.
Bangladesh Under-19 innings floundered on 71 7 before recovering to 184 on an unbeaten 54 by Ashikur Zaman.
Bangladesh Under-19: 184 (49.3 Overs)
(Ashikur Zaman n.o. 54, , Ahosan Habib 33, , Naimur Rohman 27, Iftikher Hossain 25, Aich Mollah 23, Vinuja Ranpul 3/32, Wanuja Sahan 2/26, Raveen de Silva 3/38)
Sri Lanka Under-19: 188/7 (46.4 Overs)
(Shevon Daniel 85 n.o, Wanuja Sahan 38 n.o, Pawan Pathiraja 31, Mushfik Hasan 3/46, Ahosan Habib 2/24).