Chittagong beat Khulna in Super Over


Match 11, Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 2019

Khulna Titans vs Chittagong Vikings

Khulna Titans : 151/6 in 20 overs (Malan 45, Mahmudullah 33, Junaid 20; Sunzamul 2/37)

Chittagong Vikings : 151/8 in 20 overs (Yasir Ali 41, Mushfiqur 34, Frylinck 23;  Brathwaite 2/30, Shariful 2/31, Ariful 1/18)

Result : Match Tied (Chittagong Vikings won by 1 run in Super Over)

Player of the Match : Robbie Frylinck (Chittagong Vikings)

Chittagong Vikings have secured their second win in BPL 2019 as they beat Khulna Titans in a dramatic super over at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. It was the first ever super over in BPL history. This win put Vikings in the 3rd spot of points table while the Titans remained at the last spot after losing four successive matches.

Batting first, Khulna managed to post 151 for 6 after 20 overs. David Malan was the top scorer with 45 while Mahmudullah chipped in by scoring 33. Sunzamul bagged 2 wickets for 37.

Chittagong Vikings were right in the chase thanks to Yasir Ali’s 41 and Mushfiqur Rahim’s 34. But Khulna bowlers fightback in the middle overs by picking up some crucial wickets in the middle overs. But Frylinck played an quick-fire knock of 23 off 13 balls to and almost sealed the match for Chittagong before the match was eventually tied as they posted 151 for 8 in 20 overs. Carlos Brathwaite grabbed 2 wickets for 30.

In the super over. Chittagong scored 11 run and successfully defended it by 1 run to win the match.