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BCL gets underway today

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 12 December, 2021 12:00 AM
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The ninth edition of Bangabandhu Bangladesh Cricket League, the country’s lone franchise-based first-class tournament, will get underway today at two different venues.

Reigning champions BCB South Zone will take on Islami Bank East Zone in the opening match at the Shaheed Kamruzzaman Stadium in Rajshahi while Walton Central Zone will face BCB North Zone in the other first-round match at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram.

The tournament will be held in a single league format with the top two sides of the points table playing a five-day final at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur on January 2-6.

The matches will be live streamed on BCB Live YouTube channel.