Comilla Victrorians scored 153 for six against star-studded Rangpur Riders at Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) 2017 encounter at the Sher-E-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on this evening.
Victorians’ Imrul Kayes and MN Samuels scored 47 and 41 runs respectively.
Both Mashrafee Mortaza and Perera claimed two wickets for Rangpur Riders.
Earlier, Rangpur Riders opted to bowl first after winning the toss.
Rangpur Riders have won only one match among three matches excluding today’s one and remaining at the bottom of the points table.
If Mashrafe Mortaza’s team can win the match then they will be in the fifth spot of the points table of BPL season five.
On the other hand, Comilla Victorians have won their last three matches and they are now on fourth positions of the points table. So they will surely looking for to claim second spot of the points table by winning this match.
Rangpur have included two big names Chris Gayle and Brendon McCullum in the playing XI for this big match.
Comilla Victorians (Playing XI): Tamim Iqbal(c), Liton Das(w), Imrul Kayes, Jos Buttler, Shoaib Malik, Marlon Samuels, Mohammad Saifuddin, Al-Amin Hossain, Mahedi Hasan, Hasan Ali, Rashid Khan.
Rangpur Riders (Playing XI): Brendon McCullum, Chris Gayle, Ravi Bopara, Mohammad Mithun(w), Shahriar Nafees, Rubel Hossain, Thisara Perera, Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Sohag Gazi, Nazmul Islam, Abdur Razzak.