Mushfiqur special signals Bangladesh intent

Bangladesh fired an early warning to all the teams in the Asia Cup in the opening match of the tournament, recovering from the loss of two early wickets and a key player retiring hurt to post a highly competitive score against Sri Lanka and then defend it with panache. The man who made it possible? Mushfiqur Rahim, the pocket rocket. From 2 for 3, Mushfiqur consolidated with Mohammad Mithun (63), pushing the score on to 134 for 3, before shepherding the lower order.

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