Abahani edge past Prime Bank

Sports Correspondent

13th June, 2021 09:46:05 PM printer

Abahani edge past Prime Bank

Munim Shahriar struck a scintillating 92 not out as Abahani Limited registered a 30-run win in D/L Method over table-toppers Prime Bank Cricket Club in a high-voltage Bangabandhu Dhaka Premier Division T20 League match in Dhaka on Sunday. 

Irfan Sukkur’s unbeaten 68 off 42-ball innings helped Mohammedan Sporting Club earn a nine-run win over Old DOHS at the BKSP-4 while Mahmudullah’s unbeaten fifty guided Gazi Group Crickets clinch a five-wicket win over Khelaghar Samaj Kallyan Samity at the same venue.

In the other matches, Brothers Union, Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club and Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club won their respective eighth round matches against their respective opponents on the same day.

Abahani VS Prime Bank

Abahani opener Shahriar struck nine fours and five sixes in his 50-ball innings as they made 183-3 in their stipulated overs before restricting Prime Bank to 143-6 after the latter were given a revised target of 174 runs in 19 overs.

Prime Bank opener Tamim Iqbal made the highest 55 runs for them.

Mohammedan VS Old DOHS

Old DOHS fell nine runs short of the target as they made 115-4 in 16 overs after being given a revised target of 125 runs in a rain-affected match. Mohammedan earlier scored 159-5 in their stipulated 20 overs.

Gazi Group VS Khelaghar

Masum Khan scored the highest 59 runs as Khelaghar made 138-8 but it was overtaken by Gazi Group who reached 144-5 in 18.3 overs after Mahmudullah scoring 58 off 48 not out.

Brothers VS Shinepukur

Brothers Union earned a narrow one-run win in D/L Method over Shinepukur after they reached 132-4 in 18 overs replying to Shinepukur’s 150-3 in 20 overs at the BKSP-3.

Sheikh Jamal VS Rupganj

Skipper Nurul Hasan made 44 not out while Shykat Ali scored 43 runs as Sheikh Jamal beat Rupganj by seven runs at the BKSP-3. Rupganj made 137-6 before Sheikh Jamal reached 127-4 in 18 overs to win the match in D/L Method.

Prime Doleshwar VS Partex

Prime Doleshwar earned their fifth win in the ongoing meet to climb to third place in the points table after beating Partex by five wickets in Dhaka.

Prime Doleshwar reached 136-5 in 19.2 overs after restricting Partex to 134-7 in their stipulated overs to hand them their eighth straight defeat in the meet.