Acme Strikers won both of their matches on the opening day of the Legends Champions Trophy, a tournament graced by former cricketers that got underway on Thursday at the Sheikh Kamal International Cricket in Cox’s Bazar.
Acme Strikers beat Gemcon Titans by 16 runs in the inaugural match of the tournament while they beat Boishakhi Bengals by 38 runs in their second match of the day.Boishakhi Bengals earlier beat J’Adoube Stars by nine wickets in their first match while Narayanganj Warriors defeated Expo Raiders by 13 runs.
Six different franchises - Acme Strikers, Gemcon Titans, Expo Raiders, Narayanganj Warriors, Boishakhi Bengals and J’Adoube Stars are taking part in the 70-ball per side cricket tournament with some exciting rules being included bringing more thrill to the competition.
Bangladesh cricket legends - Khaled Mashud, Habibul Bashar, Khaled Mahmud, Naimur Rahman, Minhajul Abedin and Akram Khan will lead the franchises in the 10.10 cricket tournament.
A total of five matches are scheduled to be played today.
T Sports, country’s first and only sports channel, is telecasting the matches live of the three-day tournament.