The Bangladesh Under-23 team's journey in the remaining ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup came to an end when they were members of a four-row series against the Sri Lanka Under-23 team in a semifinal at the R Premadasa Stadium in Sri Lanka yesterday. .
After being sent out for plaiting, Bangladesh lost three of their best hitters after scoring 41 runs in the first eleven overs. However, Mizanur Rahman's 95-ball 72 and Yasir Ali's 72-ball 66 helped the Tigers set a modest 237-run total before being bundled.
In response, Sri Lanka chased the total with four wickets and 10 remaining balls.
India crossed the final with a seven-wicket victory over Pakistan in the other semi-final and faces host Sri Lanka in the final Colombo of tomorrow.
SCORES IN BRIEF
BANGLADESH U-23: 237 everything in 49.1 overs (Mizanur 72, Mosaddek 39, Yasir 66; Karunaratne 4-31)
SRI LANKA U-23: 241 for 6 in 48.2 overs (Mendis 91 not out, Guneratne 24; Shoriful 2-50)
Result: Sri Lanka U-23 won by 4 wickets.