Abahani edge closer to consecutive DPDCL Title


Abahani Limited have overtaken Legends of Rupganj in the points table of Walton Dhaka Premier Division League 2018-19 following a dominating 102-run victory over Rupganj in the fourth round of Super League. Mohammedan Sporting Club and Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club won the other two matches of the day in the Super League. Brother Union defeated Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan (BKSP) in the Relegation League by 6 wickets.

Mohammedan Sporting Club beat Prime Bank Cricket Club comprehensively by 7 wickets at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium chasing 175 in just 35 overs thanks to fifties from Abdul Majid and Raqibul Hasan.

Batsmen have powered Abahani Limited to a massive win of 102-run victory over Legends of Rupganj as Soumya Sarkar struck his first century in the season. Jahurul Islam and Mohammad Mithun chipped in with fifties as Abahani posted a mammoth total of 377 for 7. In reply, Rupganj managed to post 275 for 7 in 50 overs.

On the other match, Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club won the match against Lt. Sk. Jamal Dhanmondi Club Ltd. as Saif Hasan’s 116-ball 148-run knock has helped them chasing down the target of 244 in 44.3 overs with 7 wickets remaining.

Walton Dhaka Premier Division League 2018-19, Super League (Round 4)

Prime Bank Cricket Club vs Mohammedan Sporting Club

Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Dhaka

Prime Bank : 174/10 in 42.2 overs (Kapali 43, Nahidul 26, Razzak 22*; Saqlain 4/40, Shohag Gazi 3/38, Rahatul 2/34)

Mohammedan: 175/3 in 35 overs (Abdul Majid 54, Raqibul 52*, Liton 32; Nahidul 1/27, Nayeeem 1/31, Razzak 1/43)

Result : Mohammedan Sporting Club won by 7 wickets.


Legends of Rupganj vs Abahani Limited

Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan, Ground-3, Savar

Abahani : 205/10 in 45 overs (Soumya 106, Jahurul 75, Mithun 64*; Taskin 2/57, Shahid 2/62, Nabil 1/48)

Rupganj : 275/7  50 overs (Naim 123*, Shahid 53, R Dhawan 19; Miraz 3/65, Mashrafe 2/20, Mosaddek 1/57)

Result : Abahani Limited won by 102 runs.


Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club vs Lt. Sk. Jamal Dhanmondi Club Ltd.

Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan, Ground-4, Savar

Sk. Jamal : 243/10 in 49.3 overs (Tanbir 69, Rakin 38, Nurul Hasan 38; Farhad Reza 3/44, Taibur 3/50, Rejaur 1/36)

Doleshwar : 244/3 in 44.4 overs (Saif 148*, Farhad Hossain 78; Taijul 2/44, Khaled 1/45)

Result : Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club won by 7 wickets.