Lewis guides Dhaka to a comprehensive win


Chittagong Vikings : 187/5 in 20 overs (Anamul 73, Ronchi 59, Sikandar 26*; Narine 1/11, Shahid 1/28, Abu Hider 1/35)

Dhaka Dynamites : 191/3 in 18.5 overs (Lewis 75, Denly 44, Delport 43*; Tanbir 1/18, Emrit 1/24, Taskin 1/35)

Result : Dhaka Dynamites won by 7 wickets.

Man of the Match : Evin Lewis (Dhaka Dynamite)

Dhaka Dynamites get back to the winning ways with a comfortable 7-wicket victory over Chittagong Vikings in the 29th match of AKS BPL 2017 Powered by Shah Cement.

Winning the toss, Chittagong Vikings opted to bat first at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong. Fifties from skipper Luke Ronchi and Anamul Haque gave Chittagong Vikings a formidable total of of 188 for 7 after 20 overs. Anamul was dismissed after scoring 73 off 47 balls while Ronchi scored 59. Narine, Shahid, Abu Hider, Afridi and Shakib shared 1 wicket each.

In reply, Dhaka Dynamites lost Shahid Afridi in the first over. Then Evin Lewis and Joe Denly added 118 runs in the 2nd wicket partnership which helped Dhaka to get back to the match. After their departure, Shakib Al Hasan and Cameron Delport ensured Dhaka’s win with 7 wickets and 7 balls remaining. Shakib was remained unbeaten on 22 and Delport was on 43. Tanbir, Emrit and Taskin took 1 wicket each for Chittagong Vikings.

Evin Lewis was named man of the match for his blistering knock.