Performer of the Final: Sangakkara hands DD maiden BPL title

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The Sri Lankan veteran, Kumar Sangakkara was awarded man of the match in the final of the BPL T20 2016 as his side clinched their maiden BPL title. Posting a total of 159 courtesy a deliberate knock from Sangakkara, accompanied by Elvin Lewis, DD defended it comprehensively demolishing the Rajshahi Kings for 103.

Reduced to 43/3, Dynamites were in bit of a trouble from where Sangakkara and Lewis rescued them with a 24-ball 41 runs partnership. Lewis getting out for 45, Sangakkara guided his side to set a target of 159 with his 36 runs off 33 balls, hitting 2 fours and 1 six.

In the defence, Sangakkara caught Nazmul Hossain behind to complete the wrapping up of RK for 103.