Rangpur keep playoff hopes alive

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Bangabandhu BPL T20 2019

Match 28

Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium

Rajshahi Royals vs Rangpur Rangers 

Rangpur Rangers : 182/6 in 20 overs (Naim Sheikh 55, Delport 31, Gregory 28; Irafn 2/35, Afif 2/40, Rabbi 1/15)

Rajshahi Royals : 135/8 in 20 overs (Kapali 31, Bopara 28, Nahidul 19; Taskin 4/29, Gregory 2/28, Nabi 1/29)

Result : Rangpur Rangers won by 47 runs.

Player of the Match : Lewis Gregory.

Lewis Gregory’s all-round display helped Rangpur Riders to seal their third win of the tournament which also kept their hopes alive for the playoffs. Posting 182, Royals bowlers restricted Rajshahi Royals for 135 for 8. Despite the victory, the Rangers remained at the sixth spot on the points table with 6 points in 8 matches. Royals slipped to the fourth spot with 10 points form the same number of matches.