Dhaka lose out to Robbie Frylinck brilliance as Chittagong win by 3 wickets in BPL
Dhaka Dynamites won the toss and opted to bat first against Chittagong Vikings at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka today.
Dhaka Dynamites 139-9 (Shakib Al Hasan 34, Shuvagata Hom 29; Cameron Delport 3-25, Robbie Frylinck 2-19)
Chittagong Vikings 145-7 (Cameron Delport 30, Mosaddek Hossain 33, Robbie Frylinck 25*; Shakib Al Hasan 4-16)
Result - Chittagong Vikings won by 3 wickets.
Batting first, Dhaka struggled to find their footing, as Rony Talukdar and Darwish Rasooli were removed for ducks. However, Skipper Shakib Al Hasan hit 34, with Nurul Hasan (27) and Shuvagata Hom (29) adding to their total and the Dynamites eventually made 139-9, in their 20 overs. Cameron Delport 3-25 and Robbie Frylinck 2-19 were the stars with the ball.
In reply,Chittagong struggled as well early on, Shakib Al Hasan caused havoc with the ball, taking a sensational 4-16. His efforts were in vain, however, as Cameron Delport (30) and Mosaddek Hossain (33) did just enough for Robbie Frylinck (25* in 10 balls) including a 6 off the penultimate ball of the match, to see off the game, giving Chittagong Vikings a tense 3 wicket victory.
Dhaka Dynamites - Sunil Narine, Darwish Rasooli, Rony Talukdar, Shakib Al Hasan (c), Heino Kuhn, Andre Russell, Mohammad Naim, Shuvagata Hom, Nurul Hasan (wk), Rubel Hossain, Mohor Sheikh
On the Bench - Mizanur Rahman, Andrew Birch, Aliss Islam, Shahadat Hossain, Ian Bell, Kieron Pollard, Rovman Powell, Hazratullah Zazai, Qazi Onik, Asif Hasan
Chittagong Vikings - Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Cameron Delport, Yasir Ali, Mushfiqur Rahim (c), Mosaddek Hossain, Nayeem Hasan, Robbie Frylinck, Dasun Shanaka, Sunzamul Islam, Abu Jayed, Khaled Ahmed
On the Bench - Najibullah Zadran, Shadman Islam, Luke Ronchi, Mohammad Ashraful, Robiul Haque, Nihaduzzaman, Sikandar Raza
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