Rajshahi Kings race to 7 wicket win over Khulna Titans in BPL

Mehidy Hasan 51 today for Rajshahi Kings
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Khulna Titans won the toss and decided to bat against Rajshahi Kings at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka today in the BPL.

Match Summary

Khulna Titans 117-9 (Junaid Siddique 23, Dawid Malan 22; Isuru Udana 3-15, Mustafizur Rahman 2-18)

Rajshahi Kings 118-3 (Mehidy Hasan 51, Mominul Haque 44; Paul Stirling 1-9)

Result - Rajshahi Kings won by 7 wickets

Rajshahi Kings raced to a 7 wicket win over Khulna Titans, chasing down the required runs with 7 balls to spare.

It was mainly thanks to the bowling of Isuru Udana 3-15 and Mustafizur Rahman 2-18 that the Kings were only chasing 118 to win and Mehidi Hasan 51 and Mominul Haque 44 put on a 2nd wicket partnership of 89 to all but bring them home, after the early loss of Mohammad Hafeez.

Khulna Titans - Paul Stirling, Junaid Siddique, Dawid Malan, Jahurul Islam (wk), Mahmudullah (c), Ariful Haque, David Wiese, Taijul Islam, Shariful Islam, Subashis Roy, Zahir Khan

On the Bench - Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Ali Khan, Brendan Taylor, Al-Amin, Mahidul Islam Ankon, Tanvir Islam, Carlos Brathwaite

Rajshahi Kings - Mohammad Hafeez, Mominul Haque, Soumya Sarkar, Laurie Evans, Zakir Hasan (wk), Fazle Mahmud, Mehidy Hasan (c), Isuru Udana, Qais Ahmad, Arafat Sunny, Mustafizur Rahman

On the Bench - Alauddin Babu, Mohammad Sami, Ryan ten Doeschate, Marshall Ayub, Christiaan Jonker, Kamrul Islam

 

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