Rajshahi Royals beat Sylhet Thunder by 8 wickets in BPL
Rajshahi Royals beat Sylhet Thunder by 8 wickets in the 5th match of the BPL earlier today, mainly thanks to the outstanding performance from their bowlers, in particular - Alok Kapali 3-17, Ravi Bopara 2-10, Farhad Reza 2-9
Rajshahi Royals 95-2 (10.5 Ovs) – (Liton Das 44, Afif Hossain 30)
Sylhet Thunder 91 (15.3 Ovs) – (Alok Kapali 3-17, Ravi Bopara 2-10, Farhad Reza 2-9)
Result - Rajshahi Royals won by 8 wickets
Having been put into bat, Sylhet Thunder were bundled out for just 91 in 15.3 Overs.
In reply, Rajshahi Royals chased down the runs, scoring 95-2 in just 10.5 Overs – Liton Das 44 and Afif Hossain 30 top scoring for the Royals.
Rajshahi Royals - Hazratullah Zazai, Liton Das (wk), Shoaib Malik, Andre Russell (c), Ravi Bopara, Afif Hossain, Alok Kapali, Abu Jayed, Taijul Islam, Farhad Reza, Minhajul Abedin Afridi
Bench - Nahidul Islam, Mohammad Irfan, Mohammad Nawaz, Irfan Sukkur, Kamrul Islam
Sylhet Thunder - Rony Talukdar, Johnson Charles, Mohammad Mithun (wk), Jeevan Mendis, Mosaddek Hossain (c), Nazmul Hossain Milon, Nazmul Islam, Nayeem Hasan, Naveen-ul-Haq, Krishmar Santokie, Ebadot Hossain
Bench: Mohammad Sami, Abdul Mazid, Andre Fletcher, Ruyel Miah, Monir Hossain, Delwar Hossain, Shafiqullah Shafiq, Sherfane Rutherford, Sohag Gazi
Toss: Rajshahi Royals won the toss and decided to field
Time: 08:00 AM GMT
Venue: Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
Umpires: Sharfuddoula, Mahfuzur RahmanThird Umpire: Masudur RahmanMatch Referee: Neeyamur Rashid
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