Another brilliant knock under pressure from the skipper Mahmudullah set the platform for another win for the Titans as they beat the Barisal Bulls by 29 runs. Put in to bat first, Mahmudulla’s side were struggling with 2 down on 24. But a crucial partnership from the captain and Riki Wessels kept them on course for a modest total.
The 4th wicket partnership of 53 between Mahmudullah and Wessels came off 37 balls. Mahmudullah opened his account rotating strikes effectively which he continued with and made boundaries at regular intervals. He took aerial roots three times and brought up his 44 off 26 balls before getting caught by Rumman Raees at short third man region off Taijul’s over.
Defending a total of 151, Mahmudullah claimed a wicket too. This is 3rd time he pockets the man of the match award in this BPL edition.