Friday, 29 March 2013

Achievements in SL vs Ban 3rd ODI

                        The 3rd ODI between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh saw some players acheiving important milestone in their career. The following are some of them 
  • Kusal Janith Perera scored his maiden ODI 50 in his 7th ODI. He scored 56 runs and he is the 56th Sri Lankan to score a 50+ in ODI career.
  • Tillakaratne Dilshan scored his 16th ODI Century and overcame Mahela Jayawardene's 15 ODI 100s to become 2nd highest century scorer for his nation after Sanath Jayasuriya's 28 tons
  • Tillakaratne Dilshan is among the 9 Batsmen to score 16 or more 100s in both Tests and ODIs and only Sri Lankan to do so


  • Kumar Sangakkara became the 7th Batsmen to score 11000 ODI runs and 2nd Sri Lankan after Sanath Jayasuriya's 13430 
  • Kumar Sangakkars is among the 7 Batsmen who have scored 10000 Runs in both Tests and ODIs 



  • Dinesh Chandimal bagged his 6th ODI Duck in his 53 ODI career. 
  • Abdur Razzak became the FIRST Bangladeshi Bowler and 34th overall bowler to reach 200 ODI wickets
  • Abdur Razzak achieved his 4th 5 wicket haul in ODIs, he is the only Bangladeshi bowler to get more than 1 5 wicket haul on ODIs
  • Abdur Razzak is only the 19th ODI player to get 4 or more 5 wicket hauls in career
  • Abdur Razzak's figures of 5/62 with economy rate of 6.2 is the 6th worst for a player taking 5 wicket haul in an innings with all 10 overs bowled (Worst is Gordon Goudie's (Scotland) 7.3 in his 5/73 (10) vs Aus in 2009) 




  • Bangladesh won their 2nd ODI in Sri Lanka in the 27 total ODIs played. And 1st against Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka in the 16 meets. 
  • Bangladesh's Wins vs Major 8 teams: 7 vs WI, 5 vs NZ, 4 vs SL, 3 vs Ind, 2 vs Eng, 1 vs Aus, 1 vs Pak, 1 vs SA 
  • Bangladesh has won total of 76 ODIs out of the 270 played. Most wins vs Zim, 30 wins. 
  • Bangladesh's win was their 22nd win outside Bangladesh 
  • Tillakaratne Dilshan got his 4th Man of the Series award and 16th Man of the Match award. He is jointly second Sri Lankan with 4 MoS awards with Sangakkara and Jayawardene, highest for Lanka being Jayasuriya (11) 
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