Rajshahi Royals beat Cumilla Warriors by 7 wickets in the BPL

Afif Hossain 77 for Rajshahi Royals today against Cumilla Warriors
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Rajshahi Royals beat Cumilla Warriors by 7 wickets in the 20th match of the BPL at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chattogram today, with Dawid Malan again on the losing end, after scoring a great unbeaten century for Cumilla Warriors.

 

Match Summary

Cumilla Warriors  169-8 (20 Ovs) -  (Dawid Malan 100*; Ravi Bopara 2-22, Mohammad Irfan 2-23, Abu Jayed 2-24)

Rajshahi Royals  171-3 (17.5 Ovs) – (Afif Hossain 77, Ravi Bopara 40*, Liton Das 27, Andre Russell 21*; Mujeeb Ur Rahman 1-17)

Result - Rajshahi Royals won by 7 wickets

Rajshahi Royals won the toss and decided to field against Cumilla Warriors who scored 169-8  in their 20 Overs with Dawid Malan top scoring with a brilliant 100* -  Ravi Bopara 2-22, Mohammad Irfan 2-23 and Abu Jayed 2-24 were the main wicket takers for Rajshahi Royals.

 

In reply, Rajshahi Royals stormed to a 7 wicket over Cumilla Warriors scoring  171-3  in 17.5 Overs – Afif Hossain 77, Ravi Bopara 40*, Liton Das 27 and Andre Russell 21* were the stars with the bat and Mujeeb Ur Rahman 1-17 (off 4 overs), the pick of the bowlers for Cumilla Warriors.

 

 

Match Details

 

Cumilla Warriors - Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Dawid Malan, Yasir Ali, Dasun Shanaka (c), Mahidul Islam Ankon (wk), Robiul Islam, Sumon Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Al-Amin Hossain

Bench - Abu Hider Rony, Stiaan van Zyl, Sunzamul Islam, Fardeen Hasan, Ifran Hossain

Rajshahi Royals - Liton Das (wk), Afif Hossain, Shoaib Malik, Andre Russell (c), Ravi Bopara, Nahidul Islam, Alok Kapali, Farhad Reza, Abu Jayed, Mohammad Irfan, Kamrul Islam

Bench: Irfan Sukkur, Minhajul Abedin Afridi, Mohammad Nawaz, Taijul Islam, Hazratullah Zazai

 

Toss: Rajshahi Royals won the toss and decided to field

Time: 12:30 PM GMT

Venue: Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chattogram

Umpires: Morshed Ali Khan, Prageeth Rambukwella

Third Umpire: Gazi Sohel

Match Referee: Showkatur Rahman

 

 

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