Rain washes out Bangladesh-Sri Lanka match

Publish on: 2019-06-11 8:01:43 PM
Nasim | risingbd.com

Sports Desk: Bangladesh’s World Cup match against Sri Lanka was abandoned without a ball being bowled due to rain in Bristol on Tuesday.

As a result, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka were forced to share one point each.

The match referee made announcement at 1:57pm (Bangladesh time 6:57pm).

It was an important match for Bangladesh as the team already lost two games. Following the unwanted draw, Bangladesh will have to face many things on the way to qualify the semi-finals.

Getting 3 points, Bangladesh is now at 7th position while Sri Lanka at 5th spot. Bangladesh will face West Indies in their next game on Monday at Taunton, while Sri Lanka will face Australia on Saturday at Kennington Oval.


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