The Daily Star – Bangladesh – Bangladesh’s Soumya Sarkar makes a stormy return to T20 cricket as he is currently unbeaten on a 30-ball 50 against Sri Lanka in the first T20 at Mirpur as Tigers reach 71 after six overs.

Summary

  • Bangladesh’s Soumya Sarkar makes a stormy return to T20 cricket as he is currently unbeaten on a 30-ball 50 against Sri Lanka in the first T20 at Mirpur as Tigers reach 71 after six overs.
  • Bangladesh were off to a flying start thanks to Soumya’s blistering innings.
  • At the end of the first six overs Bangladesh were 71 for the loss of one wicket, that of opener Zakir Hossain.
  • Soumya then latched onto Isuru Udana, hitting the lef-arm pacer for three consecutive fours – first one lifted over mid off before two short deliveries were swiveled away towards fine leg.
  • He then showed fine balance as he hit Akila Dananjaya for a flat six through mid on as he continued his carnage with new batsman at the crease Mushfiqur Rahim.


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