Bangladesh will be without star all-rounder Shakib-al-Hasan for their first two Asia Cup matches, after he was banned for three games for making a lewd gesture on live television.
Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews was pleased with his side's 61-run win against Bangladesh in the second ODI in Dhaka, but conceded that Kumar Sangakkara's century was the difference between the sides on the day.
Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim cut a dejected figure after his side's 61-run defeat against Sri Lanka on Thursday, as the loss in the second ODI gave the Sri Lankans a series win in Dhaka.
Batsman Kumar Sangakkara struck a bullish century, as Sri Lanka won by 61 runs in Thursday's second ODI against Bangladesh at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka.
Captain Mushfiqur Rahim conceded Bangladesh's ploy to dismiss all-rounder Thisara Perera did not succeed, as Sri Lanka clinched a 13-run victory in Monday's first ODI in Dhaka.
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