Bangladesh wins toss and bats against Sri Lanka in Asia Cup

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza won the toss and chose to bat against Sri Lanka in the Asia Cup on Sunday.

Sri Lanka made one change, with captain Lasith Malinga ruled out with a knee injury. Thisara Perera replaced him.

Angelo Mathews leads the side in the absence of Malinga.

Bangladesh kept an unchanged team from the 51-run victory against United Arab Emirates.

Sri Lanka also made a good start to the Asia Cup, beating UAE by 14 runs.

Lineups:

Bangladesh: Soumya Sarkar, Mohammad Mithun, Sabbir Rahman, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah, Nurul Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza, Mustafizur Rahman, Al-Amin Hossain, Taskin Ahmed.

Sri Lanka: Dinesh Chandimal, Tilkaratne Dilshan, Angelo Mathews, Milinda Siriwardana, Chamara Kapugedera, Dasun Shanaka, Shehan Jayasuriya, Nuwan Kulasekara, Rangana Herath, Thisara Perera, Dushmantha Chameera.