Central Zone-East Zone match ends in draw

The 6th round match between Islami Bank East Zone and Walton Central Zone ended in a draw on the final day of Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) at Shaheed Kamruzzaman Stadium, Rajshahi. East Zone declared their first innings on 711 for 8 with a lead of 165 thanks to Mohammad Saifuddin’s unbeaten 100. Central Zone posted 196 for r in the second innings before the two captains agreed for a draw. Liton Kumar Das was named man of the match for his knock of 274.

Match : Islami Bank East Zone vs Walton Central Zone

Venue : Shaheed Kamruzzaman Stadium, Rajshahi.

Central Zone : 546/10 in 125.3 overs (Abdul Majid 205, Shadman 112, Shuvagata 71; Sohag Gazi 5/188, Abu Jayed 2/51, Saifuddin 2/57) and 196/5 in 38 overs (2nd innings) (Marshall 85, Shuvagata 64, Irfaan Sukkur 16, Saif 15*; Abu Jayed 3/41, Sohag Gazi 2/67)

East Zone : 711/8 dec. in 178 overs (Liton 274, Afif 142, Saifuddin 100*; Shuvagata 3/206, Elias Sunny 2/176, Abu Hider 2/91)

Result : Match drawn.

Player of the Match : Liton Kumar Das.