Impressive Comilla grab top spot

Comilla Victorians : 167/6 in 20 overs (Samuels 39, Tamim 37, Liton 34; Cooper 3/42, Shakib 2/23)

Dhaka Dynamites : 155/8 in 20 overs (Denly 48, Pollard 27, Jahurul 17; DJ Bravo 3/31, Saifuddin 2/18, Malik 1/26)

Result : Comilla Victorians won by 12 runs.

Man of the Match : Dwayne Bravo (Comilla Victorians)

Comilla Victorians secured another impressive victory over Dhaka Dynamites and grabbed the top spot on the points table of AKS BPL 2017 Powered by Shah Cement.

Winning the toss, Shakib Al Hasan opted to field first. Tamim Iqbal and Liton Kumar Das gave Comilla Victorians a flying start with a partnership of 60 off just 7.2 overs. Tamim was dismissed after scoring 37 while Liton scored 34. Marlon Samuels played an quickfire 39  to help Comilla posting 167 for 6 after 20 overs. Kevon Cooper grabbed 3 wickets for 42.

Chasing 168, Dhaka Dynamites lost the early wicket of Evin Lewis in the 2nd over. Joe Denly’s 49 and Kieron Pollard’s 27 gave some hope to Dhaka. But Comilla Victorians bowlers picked up wickets in regular intervals and restricted Dhaka to 155 for 8 in 20 overs. Dwayne Bravo bagged 3 wickets for 31.

Dwayne Bravo was adjusted man of the match.