Doleshwar remain unbeaten after fifth round

Sports Correspondent

9 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Doleshwar remain unbeaten after fifth round

Abahani Limited captain Mushfiqur Rahim (right) congratulates teammate Mosaddek Hossain after scoring a half- century against Gazi Group Cricketers during their Bangabandhu Dhaka Premier Division T20 Cricket League match at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in the capital on Tuesday. —WALTON PHOTO

Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club continued their unbeaten run in the ongoing Bangabandhu Dhaka Premier Division T20 League as they beat Mohammedan Sporting Club by 22 runs in a rain-curtailed six-over per side match at the BKSP-4 on Tuesday.

Abahani Limited bounced back from their previous match defeat to register a seven-wicket win over Gazi Group Cricketers in their fifth-round match at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka.

Prime Bank Cricket Club, Brothers Union, Old DOHS and Legends of Rupganj also won their respective fifth-round matches at three different venues on the same day.

Prime Doleshwar VS Mohammedan

Prime Doleshwar opener Imran Uzzaman struck 14-ball 41 while Shamim Hossain made 29 not out as they managed to score 78-4 in stipulated six overs before restricting Mohammedan to 56-4 with Shafiqul Islam picking three wickets for the winning side.

Abahani VS Gazi Group

Soumya Sarkar’s second successive fifty (67 off 50) and Mahedi Hasan’s 43 runs helped Gazi Group score 150-8 in their stipulated overs against Abahani.

In-form Mushfiqur Rahim then struck an unbeaten 53 off 35 balls while Mosaddek Hossain made 50 off 28 balls as Abahani reached 153-3 in 18 overs to earn their fourth win in five matches.

Prime Bank VS Sheikh Jamal

After restricting Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club to 133-9 at the BKSP-4, Prime Bank reached 134-3 in 19.3 overs with Rony Talukdar making the highest 48 runs to confirm their fourth win in the meet.

Brothers VS Partex

Rahatul Ferdous provided a stunning all-round performance as he first made 54 off 44 balls to guide Brothers to score 147-8 before chipping in with 4-34 to bowl Shinepukur all out for 114 runs in 19.5 overs at the BKSP-3.

This was the fifth consecutive defeat for Shinepukur in the ongoing tournament and they are currently placed at the bottom in the points table.

Rupganj VS Shinepukur

Rupganj earned their first win in the meet after defeating Shinepukur by 14 runs in Dhaka.

Rupganj scored 81-6 in stipulated 12 overs before they respected their opponents to 67-6 to hand them their fourth defeat in the tournament.

Old DOHS VS Khelaghar

Opener Anisur Rahman made the highest 44 runs as Old DOHS scored 120-4 in stipulated 13 overs before they restricted Khelaghar to 103-5 to earn a 17-run win in their fifth match at the BKSP-3.