Chittagong Vikings beat Rangpur Riders by 3 wickets in BPL opener

Mohammad Shahzad top scored for Chittagong Vikings
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In the BPL opener today, Chittagong Vikings won the toss and decided to field against the Rangpur Riders, at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka.

Match Summary

Rangpur Riders 98 (Ravi Bopara 44; Robbie Frylinck 4-14)

Chittagong Vikings 101-7 (Mohammad Shahzad 27; Mashrafe Mortaza 2-24)

Result - Chittagong Vikings beat Rangpur Riders by 3 wickets

In a low scoring thriller, Chittagong Vikings upset the odds by beating favourites Rangpur Riders by 3 wickets in the last over of the match.

 

Rangpur Riders - Alex Hales, Mohammad Mithun (wk), Rilee Rossouw, Mehedi Maruf, Ravi Bopara, Benny Howell, Farhad Reza, Mashrafe Mortaza (c), Sohag Gazi, Nazmul Islam, Shafiul Islam

On the Bench - Nadif Chowdhury, Sheldon Cottrell, Nahidul Islam, Abul Hasan, Fardeen Hasan, Sean Williams, Chris Gayle, AB de Villiers

Chittagong Vikings - Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Cameron Delport, Mohammad Ashraful, Mushfiqur Rahim (c), Mosaddek Hossain, Sikandar Raza, Robbie Frylinck, Nayeem Hasan, Sunzamul Islam, Abu Jayed, Khaled Ahmed

On the Bench - Luke Ronchi, Shadman Islam, Robiul Haque, Najibullah Zadran, Yasir Ali, Nihaduzzaman

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