Watch Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 1st Test Match Live Streaming 8-12 March 2013 at Galle. SL vs BAN 1st Test Live Streaming Online with Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Live Scorecard of 1st Test Match on 8th Mar 2013 to 12th Mar 2013. After a long period of six years, Bangladesh is finally touring Sri Lanka. Both the teams have fought in numbers of big events but, they have not competed in any sort of head to head competition. Bangladeshis must have to avail this opportunity and prove the Sri Lankans that they are the strong team and they must not have to underestimate them.
Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 1st Test Match Live
The cricket boards of both teams have decided to compete in two test games, three ODIs and one twenty20 match. Bangladeshis were very disappointing since 2001 in test cricket and on that year, they had not beaten any team in test cricket. They had to bear defeats in every test whether it is played on their homeland or any other place. Similarly, Bangladesh have got worst defeat of their times when they visited Sri Lanka for the last time. In that tour, they had to bear clean swipe from Sri Lankans in the test series. And now, they are praying to be successful in this series so that they can now put a full stop on their defeats in test cricket.
This tour is very important for the both the teams as Bangladesh need to change history whereas, Sri Lankans must have to win this series in order to solve crisis of their cricket board. This tour will decide the level of abilities for both the teams and will conclude the supremacy of one team over another in three formats. This tour is also a brilliant chance for Bangladeshi players to show their brilliance and have been shown in some occasions. Their team is improving day by day and is now considered as an unpredictable team that can turn the whole match in few minutes. Therefore, Sri Lankans must have to play rationally and intelligently in order to get success in their first test game that will be played on 8th March in Galle at Galle International Stadium.
If they reckoned themselves as an efficient and strong team for international cricket then they must have to perform like perfectly equipped and thoroughly oiled equipment that can ruin each and every thing on its way. They must have to make sure that their team should contain all sorts of ingredients to knock the ground. The selection committee has chosen Mushfiqur Rahim as captain while, Nasir Hossain, Tamim Iqbal, Mahmudullah, Abdul Hasan, Anamul Haque, Jahurul Islam, Mohammad Ashraful, Marshall Ayub, Mominul Haque, Robiul Islam, Elias Sunny and few more.
On the other side, Sri Lankans have got back the services of Kumar Sangakara in the team. He is an amazing player of the team who has always made huge contributions to team’s success. The selection committee has selected new players for the team and has changed the team combination for this tour. They have chosen new talent from their domestic tournaments who were impressive throughout the event. One youngster is named as Tharindu Kaushal who is an efficient off spinner and is just 19 years old. He has got 22 wickets according to his List A which is really impressive and got an economy of 18.63. Before this series, he has participated in the series with New Zealand but did not get the chance to play.
Along with him, Angelo Mathews (captain), Dinesh Chandimal, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Shaminda Eranga, Rangana Herath, Suraj Randiv, Ajantha Mendis, Kumar Sangakara, Jeevan Mendis and few more.