Spinners help Comilla keep winning momentum

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Comilla Victorians : 153/6 in 20 overs (Kayes 47, Samuels 41, Tamim 21; Mashrafe 2/22, Thisara 2/26, Rubel 1/45)

Rangpur Riders : 139/7 in 20 overs (Bopara 48*, Mithun 28; Mahedi 2/15, Rashid 2/19, Al-amin 1/33)

Result : Comilla Victorians won by 14 runs.

Man of the Match : Mahedi Hasan (Mahedi Hasan)

Comilla Victorians continued their winning streak with a 14-run victory over Rangpur Riders in the 20th match of AKS BPL 2017.

Mashrafe Bin Mortaza won the toss and put Comilla Victorians to bat first. Imrul Kayes’ 47 and Marlon Samuels’ 41 guided Comilla Victorians to post 153 for 6 after 20 overs. Mashrafe and Thisara Perera shared 2 wickets each.

 

In reply, Rangpur Riders had a horror start as they lost 4 wickets for just 32 in 5.3 overs. Then Ravi Bopara and Mohammad Mithun led the fightback with a 67-run partnership in the 5th wicket. But some disciplined performance from the Comilla Victorians bowlers gave them a comfortable victory. Mahedi Hasan and Rashid Khan both picked up 2 wickets each.