Khulna Titans : 213/5 in 20 overs (Pooran 57, Afif 54*, Shanto 49; Franklin 3/50, Sami 1/22)
Rajshahi Kings : 145/10 in 19 overs (Rony 36, Mehidy 29, Zakir 19; Shafiul 5/26, Abu Jayed 2/48, Afif 1/7)
Result : Khulna Titans won by 68 runs.
Man of the Match : Nicholas Pooran (Khulna Titans)
Khulna Titans maintain their winning streak with a comfortable 68-run win over Rajshahi Kings in the 30th match of AKS BPL 2017.
Batting first, Nazmul Hossain Shanto and Afif Hossain gave Khulna Titans a solid start. Shanto was dismissed after scoring 49 but Afif remained not out on 54. Khulna posted a mammoth total of 213 for 5 thanks to 2 quick-fire knocks from Nicholas Pooran and Craig Braithwaite in the late overs. James Franklin took 3 wickets for 50.
Chasing 214, Rajshahi Kings were never in the game as they lose wickets in regular interval throughout their innings. Rajshahi were bowled out for 145 in 19 overs. Rony Talukdar scored highest 34 runs. Shafiul Islam claimed 5 wickets for 26.