A nerve-wreaking match against Dhaka Dynamites has been settled at the very last ball with a 3 run victory of Rangpur Riders in the 24th match of AKS Bangladesh Premier League T20 at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium at Mirpur on Tuesday.
Dhaka Dynamites managed to score 139 for 9 wickets with E Lewis and Jahurul Haque’s 28 and 29 runs respectively.
Rangpur Riders scored 143 for all wickets riding on the Gayle’s 51 off 28 against mighty opponent Dhaka Dynamites.
Dynamites’ Shakib Al Hasan bowled brilliantly and took five wickets conceding 16 runs in 3.5 overs.
Dhaka Dynamites won the toss and decided to bowl first.
Rangpur Riders (Playing XI): Brendon McCullum, Chris Gayle, Shahriar Nafees, Mohammad Mithun(w), Ravi Bopara, Thisara Perera, Ziaur Rahman, Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Sohag Gazi, Rubel Hossain, Lasith Malinga.
Dhaka Dynamites (Playing XI): Evin Lewis, Shahid Afridi, Mehedi Maruf, Nadif Chowdhury, Shakib Al Hasan(c), Jahurul Islam(w), Kieron Pollard, Mosaddek Hossain, Sunil Narine, Abu Hider Rony, Mohammad Amir.