Bangladesh were 409 for the loss of 8 wickets at the close of play of the 3rd day of the 2nd test being played against Sri Lanka at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong.
Sri Lanka piled up a mammoth 587 in their first essay after Skipper Angelo Mathews won the toss and elected to bat.
Shamsur Rahman and Imrul Kayes scored 106 and 115 runs respectively for Bangladesh and Shakib Al Hassan chipped in with 50 runs.
Ajantha Mendis was the pick of the Sri Lankan bowlers picking up 4 wickets for 84 runs while Dilruwan Perera chipped in with 3 for 119.
Currently Bangladesh trail Sri Lanka by 178 runs in their first inning.