Malinga, whose final ODI used to be towards India in a house sequence in September 2017, took four/23 on his go back.
Chasing 262 for a win, Sri Lanka suffered a batting cave in without any in their batsmen appearing intent to stick on the crease as they have been all out for 124 in 35.2 overs.
This used to be Sri Lanka’s lowest ODI overall as opposed to Bangladesh. There used to be no rotation of strike and no partnership definitely worth the identify. The best partnership for Sri Lanka used to be the 27 for the 8th wicket.
Sri Lanka confirmed the intent of a robust get started as opener Upul Tharanga (27) struck a six and 3 fours within the first two overs however he and his spouse Kusal Mendis (zero) perished in fast succession.
Mendis used to be the primary to head within the ultimate supply of the second one over bowled through Mustafizur Rahman whilst Tharanga departed the following over off Mashrafe Mortaza to go away Sri Lanka at 28 for two within the 3rd over.
Sri Lanka wanted a most sensible order batsman to stay round however one down Dhananjaya de Silva (zero) used to be no longer ready to do this as he used to be trapped LBW off Mortaza because the ball nipped again in from off-stump. Sri Lanka have been 32 for three then.
The following 4 overs gave simply 4 runs as Sri Lanka went right into a shell however Bangladesh nonetheless discovered some way out to get a wicket as Mehidy Hasan despatched Kusal Perera (11) again within the dressing room.
Perera went ahead to protect however the ball beat the bat and struck the pad for the umpire to lift his finger.
Sri Lanka have been in serious trouble then as they have been 42 for four after the primary powerplay 10 overs.
Sri Lanka survived for any other six overs with captain Angelo Mathews (16) and Dasun Shanaka (7) seeking to relax and sew a partnership.
However simply as it sort of feels they have been on track for that, Sri Lanka put themselves in additional hassle with Mathews making an error of judgement. He first referred to as after which despatched Shanaka again after running the ball to the leg facet off a Shakib al-Hasan supply. However Shanaka had already made greater than part the pitch and no longer ready to go back when Mehidy Hasan broke down the stumps.
Mathews himself didn’t live to tell the tale for lengthy as he perished within the subsequent over LBW off a supply from Rubel Hossain to just about finish the run chase.
All of the six Bangladesh bowlers were given a minimum of a wicket. Mashrafe Mortaza, Mustafizur Rahman and Mehidy Hasan grabbed two wickets every whilst Shakib Al-Hasan, Rubal Hossain and Mosaddek Hossain took one every.
Previous, Mushfiqur scored the majority of the Bangladesh runs as he and Mithun took their facet out of the woods after being lowered to at least one run for 2 wickets and opener Tamim Iqbal returning to the pavillion after an damage handiest to come back again on the fag finish of the innings. Tamim’s heroic act can be remembered as he got here out to bat in spite of having retired harm with a fractured wrist. He allowed Mushfiqur to have one ultimate blast all through the slog overs.
As soon as Malinga and off-spinner Dhananjaya de Silva (2/38) lowered Bangladesh to 203/eight, Mushfiqur shielded no 11 Mustafizur Rahaman (10) all through the 26-run stand.
As soon as Mustafizur used to be out, Tamim got rid of his hand-cast and got here out as a way to permit his spouse to play the general 3 overs. The Tamim-Mushfiqur pair added a useful 32 runs in 2.four overs and it might smartly be an important within the ultimate context of the fit.
Then again, Malinga’s excellent effort used to be tale of the preliminary a part of the fit. Getting back from semi-retirement with a slight paunch and a shorter run-up, Malinga confirmed his mastery as he bowled 4 other deliveries to get his scalps.
Liton Das (zero) nicked an outswinger within the slip cordon, Shakib Al Hasan (zero) used to be castled through his signature inswinging yorker, Mithun skied a slower supply whilst Mosddek Hossain used to be completed in through a gradual bouncer.
Even Mushfiqur failed to attain runs off the slinger who bowled as many as 44 dot balls and did not concede a unmarried boundary in his 10 overs.
Then again, the seasoned Mushfiqur were given runs off spinners, scoring on all sides of the wicket. He used his ft smartly towards left-arm spinner Malmiga Aponso and off-spinners Dilruwan Perera and De Silva.
Then again, as wickets fell on the different finish, it was tough for Mushfiqur, who significantly bogged down in his 90’s. His hundred got here with a go with the flow off Suranga Lakmal off 123 balls.
However as soon as Mustafizur used to be out and injured Tamim got here in for toughen, Mushfiqur simply lower free getting 32 runs in 2.four overs earlier than he used to be the final batsman to be disregarded.
Tamim, alternatively, is not going to take any more phase within the match as he’ll be out with a damaged wrist.