South Asian Games: Bangladesh secure gold in men’s cricket

Bangladesh men’s cricket team under-23 won a gold medal in the 13th South Asian Games in Nepal, beating Sri Lanka by seven wickets.

Published : 9 Dec 2019, 11:01 AM
Updated : 9 Dec 2019, 12:18 PM

At the Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground in Kathmandu on Monday, Sri Lanka batted first and scored 122 for 8 in 20 overs. In reply, Bangladesh easily reached their targeted with 11 balls to spare.

On Sunday, Bangladesh women’s cricket team bagged a gold medal in the event, beating Sri Lanka in an enthralling final by 2 runs.

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