Agence France-PresseMarch 19, 2013 05:46
Sri Lanka, needing 160 to win, were 103-1 in their second innings at tea on the penultimate day of the second and final Test against Bangladesh in Colombo on Tuesday.
Opener Tillakaratne Dilshan was unbeaten on 52 with Kumar Sangakkara 33 not out.
Bangladesh, trailing by 106 runs on the first innings, were dismissed for 265 in their second innings in the morning session.
Tamim Iqbal (59), Jahurul Islam (48) and skipper Mushfiqur Rahim (40) were the main scorers, while Sri Lankan left-arm spinner Rangana Herath finished with a career-best 7-89 on his 35th birthday.