Asia Cup: Rampaging Sri Lanka take on spirited Bangladesh

Sri Lanka will play final of Asia Cup against Pakistan but their match against Bangladesh is not likely to be easy as the hosts are upbeat after a spirited - although unsuccessful - showing in their previous match.

updated: March 05, 2014 18:43 IST
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Mirpur: On a rampaging run with three wins in as many matches, table-toppers Sri Lanka will look to continue their unbeaten streak when they take on a demoralised Bangladesh in an inconsequential one-dayer of the Asia Cup on Thursday.

Four-time champions, Sri Lanka cruised into the finals of the Asia Cup, riding on their invincible run in the tournament where they defeated Pakistan, India and Afghanistan in their last three matches. (Points Table)

Bangladesh, on the other hand, have been winless in the tournament and are languishing at the bottom of the points table. The hosts lost to India in their tournament-opener but it was the moral-shattering defeat against minnows Afghanistan which hurt them most.

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