Asalanka’s bat in the middle of the Time Out controversy, Sri Lanka gave a difficult target to Bangladesh

ODI World Cup 2023. The 38th match of the World Cup 2023 is being played between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in Delhi. In reply, Sri Lankan team was all out after scoring 279 runs in 49.3 overs. Charith Asalanka looked in great form while batting at number five for the team. He scored 108 runs in 105 balls at a strike rate of 102.85. He hit six fours and five sixes in his innings. This is Asalanka’s second century in ODI matches.

Pathum Nissanka and Sadira Samarawickrama also played useful innings:
Pathum Nissanka and Sadira Samarawickrama also looked in good form against Bangladesh. Nissanka scored 41 runs in 36 balls with the help of eight fours. Batting at number four, Samarawickrama contributed 41 runs in 42 balls with the help of four fours.

Angelo Mathews has been ruled out.
During the match, experienced all-rounder Angelo Mathews was declared out on time. In fact, under Article 40.1.1 of the ICC Constitution, if a batsman is out or retires. Therefore the other batsman gets two minutes to come to the crease and adopt a stance or reach the non-striking end. If the new batsman does not reach the crease or non-striking end in the stipulated time, it is considered time out. Under this rule, Mathews returned to the pavilion cheaply.

Shoriful Islam and Shakib Al Hasan took two wickets each.
Tanzim Hasan Shakib was Bangladesh’s most successful bowler against Sri Lanka. He scored 80 runs in 10 overs. Shoriful Islam and Shakib Al Hasan took two wickets each. Mehdi Hasan Miraj also got a wicket.