Soumya’s all-round performance keeps Khulna on track

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Stumps, Day 3, Round 3.

All-rounder Soumya Sarkar shines with both the bat and ball as he put Khulna Division in a solid platform at the end of third day in Tier 1 match at Khulna. The hosts now lead by 170 runs with five wickets in hand. Earlier Soumya claimed 5 wickets for 61 to all out Rangpur Division on 315. Soumya then played an knock of 71 in the second innings and ensured Khulna to take a healthy lead.

After two washed out days, other Tier 1 match between Barishal Divison and Rasjshahi Division witnessed batting collapse from both sides as Rajshahi trail by 8 runs at stumps with 1 wicket in hand in the first innings.

Despite Taskin Ahmed’s 5-wicket haul, Dhaka Metro took a solid lead of 242 runs with 4 wickets in hand in Tier 2. Earlier Taskin grabbed 5 wickets for 67.

Sylhet Division added 229 for 2 at the third day after the first two days were abandoned due to bad weather. Zakir and Rajid were remained not out on 84 and 64 respectively.

 

Khulna Division Vs Rangpur Division (Tier 1)
Venue : Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium, Khulna.

Khulna Division : 304/10 in 94.1 overs (Soumya 76, Anamul 56, Ziaur 53; Sajedul 6/81, Sanjit 2/80) & 181/5 in 48.4 overs (2nd innings) (Soumya 71, Tushar 63*, Robi 20; Mahmudul 2/18, Sajedul 1/22, Robiul 1/29)

Rangpur Division : 315/10 in 114 overs (Tanbir 67*, Jahid 64, S. Shuvo 48; Soumya 5/61, Al-Amin 4/67, Halder 1/51)

Khulna Division lead by 170 runs.

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Barisal Division Vs Rajshahi Division (Tier 1)

Venue : BDS, Barisal

Barisal Division : 133/10 in 46 overs (Nuruzzaman 38, Al-Amin 31, S. Nafees 18;  Farzad Reza 4/30, Muktar 2/31, Taijul 2/42)

Rajshahi Division : 125/9 in 34 overs (Muktar 35*, Sabbir 31, Farhad Hossain 10; Sohag Gazi 3/19, Monir 2/15, Tanvir 2/38)

Rajshahi Division trail by 8 runs.

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Sylhet Division Vs Dhaka Division (Tier 2)
Venue : Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium-2, Cox’s Bazar.
Sylhet Division : 229/2 in 84 overs (Zakir 84*, Rajin 64*, Imtiaz 41; Taibur 1/45)

 

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Dhaka Metro Vs. Chattogram Division (Tier 2)

Venue : Shaheed Chandu Stadium, Bogra.

Dhaka Metro : 287/10 in 104.5 overs (Zabid 90, Shamsur 50, Sharifullah 45; Naeem 3/74, Mehedi Hasan 2/31, Shakhawat 2/36) & 191/6 in 70 overs (2nd innings) (Shadman 62*, Mehrab Jr 40, Shamsur 31*; Naeem 5/99)

Chattogram Division : 236/10 in 92 overs (Tasamul  116, Mominul 34, Yasir Ali 29; Taskin 5/67, Arafat Sunny 2/53, Shahidul 2/56)

Dhaka Metro lead by 242 runs.