Rajshahi Kings race to 7 wicket win over Khulna Titans in BPL
Khulna Titans won the toss and decided to bat against Rajshahi Kings at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka today in the BPL.
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
Great performance from our Kings in both bat— Rajshahi Kings (@RKingsOfficial) January 9, 2019
and ball! Congratulations to the players,
management and fans. We really hope to keep
up the performance for our next matches!#KingsOnTheMove#RKvKHT#BPL2019 pic.twitter.com/gTYJVncztl
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
©Cricket World 2019