Bangladesh U19 beat Sri Lanka U19 by 25 runs
Skipper Anamul Haque hit 101 as Bangladesh U19 beat Sri Lanka U19 by 25 runs in a Youth World Cup opener, played at Allan Border Field, Brisbane, on Saturday. Batting first, Bangladesh made 249 for 7 wickets and Sri Lanka youth were dismissed for 224. Angelo Jayasinghe made 83 off 121 balls with six boundaries.
Earlier, Anamul Haque hit 101 in 127 balls with 9 boundaries and a six. The Bangladeshi youth skipper and Asif Ahmed put on a 141 runs partnership for the third wicket.
Bangladesh U-19 249/7 in 50 overs
(Anamul Haque 101, Asif Ahmed 84, Al Amin 21, Noor Hossain 14, Sanitha De Mel 3/46, Lahiru Madusanka 1/43, Amila Aponso 1/47, Tharindu Kaushal 1/46)
Sri Lanka U-19 224 all out in 48.4 overs
(Sebastian Perera 25, Pabasara Waduge 15, Angelo Jayasinghe 83, Lahiru Madusanka 48, Sanitha De Mel 21, Chamod Pathirana 10, Taskin Ahmed 2/44, Soumya Sarkar 3/10)