The Defending champions Comilla Victorians will face the rejuvenated Dhaka Dynamites in a mouth watering clash today.
Comilla was set to start their campaign against newcomer Rajshahi on Friday. But the match was abandoned due to rain. The rain may play a crucial role today also.
Comilla captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza will try to replicate the previous years success. His team was the surprise package last year. This year, their team is also promising enough to repeat the feat.
Inform Bangladesh batsman Imrul Kayes will try to carry on his excellent form. Hi will have local lads Liton das and Nazmul Hossain Shanto in the top order. But The real strength of Mashrafe’s team is the bunch of some handy all-rounders. Ashar Zaidi emerged as a genuine match winner last year, became the man of the tournament in Comilla’s successful campaign. Pakistan’s Imad Waseem, Sohail Tanvir also can win the match in their days.
Dhaka Dynamites is spearheaded by some blistering players in this year. The two times champion will be captained by Shakib Al Hasan. He will enjoy the company of the maverick West Indies all rounders Dwayne Bravo and Andre Russell. Sri Lanka legends Mahela Jayawardhane and Kumar Sangakkara will add more experience to the team. Nasir Hossain, Suhrawardi Shuvo, Mohammad Shahid are also seasoned campaigners. Young Mosaddek Hosssain will try carry on his brilliant form in the local cricket.
If inclement weather does not interrupt the play, an exciting battle can take place at Mirpur.