Dimuth Karunaratne- DM de Silva: 345 vs Bangladesh
Karunaratne (244) added 345 runs for the fourth wicket with Dhananjaya De Silva against Bangladesh at Pallakele. Sri Lanka scored 648/8d in response to Bangladesh’s first innings score of 541/7.
It was a high-scoring Test match that ended in a draw. Karunaratne scored 244 and De Silva scored 166 as they made merry on a flat Pallakele wicket. Karunaratne was awarded the Man of the Match for his knock.