Zakir, Litton, Mizanur shine in BCL third round | 2018-01-22 |

Zakir, Litton, Mizanur shine in BCL third round

Sports Correspondent     22 January, 2018 12:00 AM printer

Zakir Hasan and Litton Kumar Das scored centuries as their team Islami Bank East Zone posted a big total of 332 for 3 at the end of first day against Walton Central Zone in the third round of Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) at Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna on Sunday.

In the day’s other third round match, Mizanur Rahman of BCB North Zone knocked a brilliant hundred against Prime Bank South Zone at Shaheed Kamruzzaman Stadium in Rajshahi.

Islami Bank East Zone won the toss and opted to bat first. They managed 332 runs against Walton Central Zone losing 3 wickets from 90 overs at the close of day’s play.

Zakir Hasan scored unbeaten 156 runs from 235 balls while Litton also fired a century for the team. He managed 112 runs off 186 balls.

Tasamul Haq remained not out on 35 runs off 74 runs. Zakir and Tasamul will open the innings today for their side.

Shuvagata Hom Chowdhury picked two wickets whereas Abu Hider Rony bagged one wicket for Walton Central Zone.

In the day’s another league match at Shaheed Kamruzzaman Stadium, Prime Bank South Zone elected to bowl first after winning the toss.

BCB North Zone collected 214 runs from 58 overs losing three wickets against Prime Bank. Mizanur of BCB North Zone made 106 runs off 156 balls for the team.