Sri Lanka defeated Bangladesh by 75 runs in the second T20I and wrapped up the two-match series 2 – 0. Sri Lanka, after scoring 211 runs, bundled out Bangladesh for 135 runs.
After being sent in, Sri Lanka amassed their highest total against Bangladesh and fifth highest overall. Mendis and Danushka Gunathilaka had set the base with a 98-run opening stand before Upul Tharanga and Dasun Shanaka plundered 45 in 19 balls to provide the finishing kick.
Thisara Perera, who was promoted to No. 3 contributed 31 in 17 balls.
Kusal Mendis, who has been Sri Lanka’s most dominant batsman across formats in the last four weeks, starred again with 70 off 42 balls and was named the man of the match and the man of the Series.