Khulna Tigers beat Sylhet Thunder by 8 wickets in BPL
Khulna Tigers beat Sylhet Thunder by 8 wickets in the 24th Match of the 2019/20 BPL today, at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka.
Khulna Tigers 158-2 – (17.5 Ovs) – (Mehidy Hasan Miraz 87*; Ebadot Hossain 1-18)
Sylhet Thunder 157-4 (20 Ovs) – (Andre Fletcher 37, Rubel Miah 39, Sherfane Rutherford 26*; Shahidul Islam 2-26, Robbie Frylinck 2-58)
Result - Khulna Tigers won by 8 wickets
Khulna Tigers won the toss and decided to bowl against Sylhet Thunder who scored 157-4 off their 20 Overs with Andre Fletcher 37, Rubel Miah 39 and Sherfane Rutherford 26*the main run getters; Shahidul Islam 2-26 and Robbie Frylinck 2-58 were the pick of the wicket takers for Khulna Tigers.
In reply, Khulna Tigers stormed off in the run chase and were 84-0 off 8 overs, with Mehidy Hasan 48* and Hossain Shanto 29*.
Najmul Hossain Shanto was out for 41 with the score on 115 and the Khulna Tigers marched on to win after Mehidy Hasan Miraz 87*, troubled with a hamstring injury, piled on the runs with Rilee Rossouw 16 and skipper Mushfiqur Rahim.
Sylhet Thunder - Andre Fletcher, Abdul Mazid, Johnson Charles, Mohammad Mithun(w), Mosaddek Hossain(c), Sherfane Rutherford, Nazmul Hossain Milon, Sohag Gazi, Krishmar Santokie, Ebadot Hossain, Nazmul Islam, Mohammad Sami, Shafiqullah Shafiq, Jeevan Mendis, Monir Hossain, Delwar Hossain, Naveen-ul-Haq, Rony Talukdar, Rubel Miah, Nayeem Hasan
Khulna Tigers - Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Mehidy Hasan, Rilee Rossouw, Mushfiqur Rahim(w/c), Najmul Hossain Shanto, Shamsur Rahman, Robbie Frylinck, Shahidul Islam, Mohammad Amir, Shafiul Islam, Tanvir Islam, Saif Hassan, Aminul Islam, Robiul Haque, Aliss Islam
Toss: Khulna Tigers won the toss and decided to field
Time: 12:30 PM GMT
Venue: Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
Umpires: Mahfuzur Rahman, Prageeth Rambukwella Third Umpire: Morshed Ali Khan Match Referee: Mujibul Haque
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