Bangladesh look to build on recent ODI success

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March 23, Hambantota
Start time 1430 local (0830GMT)

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As much as this series is Sri Lanka’s preparation for the Champions Trophy in England, they would be wary of slipping up against Bangladesh. The visitors’ last ODI appearance was a series win at home against West Indies.

A consistently confident Bangladesh team is still uncommon, but in one-dayers they are a hungry young side on the hunt to topple a higher-ranked team. They had success in that regard last year and this three-ODI series, their first of 2013, will be a way to build on that confidence. Read more
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