Sri lanka vs Bangladesh 2nd test today.

Saturday, 16 March 2013 - 8:04


Sri Lanka will play their 2nd Test match against Bangladesh at the Colombo R Premadasa Stadium today, at


The challenge for each team at the Premadasa Stadium is dissimilar. The visiting batsmen will seek to ride the momentum from the first Test, and reiterate the mastery over the Sri Lankan attack that saw them to their highest Test total.


Sri Lanka however, expected a 2-0 victory when Bangladesh arrived, and while Angelo Mathews has explained the draw away by labelling the wicket "absolutely a road", the pitch in Colombo seems set to favour bowlers, at least early on, and Mathews will want to re-assert Sri Lanka's dominance and avoid an embarrassing score-line in his first series as captain.