Sri Lanka won the toss and opted to bowl first against Bangladesh in Sharjah in the 15th match of the 2021 Twenty20 World Cup.
Mystery spinner Maheesh Theekshana has been rested owing to an injury he picked up during the Netherlands game and has been replaced by Binura Fernando.
For Bangladesh, they made one change with Nasum Ahmed coming in, in place of Taskin Ahmed.
Both teams had to incur the longer road to make it to the Super 12 stage of the competition.
Pooled alongside Australia, South Africa, West Indies, and England in Group 1- both teams will want to make a good start in the competition.
Sri Lanka are coming off an unbeaten run in the first round, while Bangladesh had to bounce back after a loss to Scotland in their opening game and finished second in their group.