For a race to the top position, Khulna Titans will face Chittagong Vikings at the 33rd match of the BPL 2016 playoffs. This is the second meeting between this two teams. Last time these two teams met, it came down to a last ball thriller in which Titans emerged victorious by 4 runs.
Khulna have recovered massively after the debacle against Rangpur Riders. They hold the second spot in the point table right now. Their pace spearheads, Shafiul Islam and Junaid Khan are in a splendid form, Shafiul being the top wicket taker this season right now. Mahmudullah is also leading the team from the front with three amazing match winning performances. Surely that will give them a huge confidence boost and toughen up their nerves for any pressure moments ahead. Winning this match will put them in the top position ahead of Dhaka, no need to remind you how important this match is for the Titans.
After a disastrous winless streak of four matches, Chittagong finally have found some momentum. They have won four matches in a row in front their own crowd. Tamim Iqbal’s team will look like to give the crowd something to cheer today as their main gun Chris Gayle is set to start this match. Mohammad Nabi is enjoying a dream time at the moment. The return of Shoaib Malik has also given Chittagong a much needed boost. Tamim himself will try to a play a memorable innings and confirm a spot for the Vikings at the next stage.