Bangladesh and Sri Lanka face off in a must-win tie in the fifth match of Asia Cup on Sunday. Bangladesh has one win and one loss from 2 matches, while Sri Lanka has one win against UAE. Cricwizz takes a look at statistics ahead of the clash between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.
TM Dilshan needs 5 fours to complete 200 fours in T20Is. He will become the first Sri Lankan to achieve such a feat in T20Is.
Dinesh Chandimal needs 53 runs to complete 500 runs in T20Is. If he does so, he will become the eighth Sri Lankan to do so.
Shakib Al Hasan needs 87 runs to become the first Bangladesh player to score 1000 runs in T20Is. He currently has 913 runs at an average of 23.41 in 44 T20Is.
Tamim Iqbal needs 1 four to complete 100 fours in T20Is and become the first Bangladesh player to achieve such a feat.
Asia Cup records for Sri Lanka and Bangladesh:
Sri Lanka has won the Asia Cup titles five times, while Bangladesh has ended once as runners-up in the 2012 Asia Cup.
Bangladesh has played 37 ODI matches, winning 4, losing 33 in Asia Cup. Bangladesh has played 2 T20Is in Asia Cup, winning one and losing one.
Sri Lanka has played 48 ODI matches, winning 34, losing 14 in Asia Cup. Sri Lanka has played one T20I in Asia Cup, winning it against UAE in Asia Cup.
For Bangladesh, Tamim Iqbal is the highest run-getter in Asia Cup with 517 runs at an average of 43.08 with 6 fifties in 12 ODI matches.
Sanath Jayasuriya is the highest run-getter for Sri Lanka in Asia Cup with 1220 runs at an average of 53.04 in 25 matches.
Muttiah Muralitharan of Sri Lanka is the highest wicket-taker for Sri Lanka in Asia Cup, taking 30 wickets at an average of 28.83 from 24 ODI matches.
For Bangladesh, Abdur Razzak is the highest wicket-taker with 22 wickets at an average of 36.18 in 18 ODI matches.
Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh records in T20Is
Bangladesh and Sri Lanka have played 4 T20Is against each other. Sri Lanka has won all the four T20Is against Bangladesh.
MDKJ Perera is the highest run-getter against Bangladesh in T20Is, aggregating 149 runs at an average of 49.66 in 3 T20Is.
Anamul Haque of Bangladesh has scored the most runs against Sri Lanka in 2 T20Is, scoring 82 runs at an average of 41.
Lasith Malinga has taken the most wickets in T20Is against Bangladesh with 6 wickets at an average of 14.83 from 4 T20Is.
For Bangladesh, Mashrafe Mortaza has taken the most wickets against Sri Lanka, bagging 5 wickets at an average of 22.20 in 3 T20Is.