Dhaka face Rangpur in BPL final


Dhaka Dynamites Vs Rangpur Riders (Final)

The stage is all set for the grand final of fifth edition of AKS BPL 2017 Powered by Shah Cement at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium (SBNCS). Defending champion Dhaka Dynamites will face Rangpur Riders who will play their first ever final in BPL.

Dhaka Dynamites reached the final following their impressive performance in the group stage. Dhaka finished second on the points table and met table topper Comilla Victorians on the first Qualifier. All-round performance from the batsmen and the bowlers helped Dhaka to seal a easy 95-run win over Comilla Victorians in the qualifier. Dhaka will go with their very best against Rangpur Riders to secure the title for second years in a row.

After finishing fourth on the table in the group stage, Rangpur Riders had the tough task to beat in form Khulna Titans and Comilla Victorians side to qualify to the final. Chris Gayle scored the maiden hundred of this season’s BPL and gave an impressive 8-wicket victory over Khulna Titans in the Eliminator match. Then Rangpur faced Comilla Victorians in the second Qualifier match which they won by 36 runs to secure their place in the final. Against Dhaka Dynamites, Rangpur will try to keep the winning momentum and clinch the title for the first time.

Match will start from 6 pm (Local Time).