Chattogram blasts Dhaka away in one-sided encounter

Bangabandhu T20 Cup 2020

Match 4

Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium

Gazi Group Chattogram vs Beximco Dhaka

Toss : Gazi Group Chattogram won the toss and opted to field first.

Beximco Dhaka : 88/10 in 16.2 overs (Naim Sheikh 40, Akbar 15, Muktar 12; Mosaddek 2/9, Shoriful 2/10, Mustafizur 2/13)

Gazi Group Chattogram : 90/1 in 10.5 overs (Soumya 44*, Liton 34, Mominul 9*; Nasum 1/5)

Result : Gazi Group Chattogram won by 9 wickets.

Player of the Match : Mosaddek Hossain.

Gazi Group Chattogram off to a awesomesauce start in the Bangabandhu T20 Cup 2020 with a 9-wicket victory against Beximco Dhaka. It was Dhaka’s second defeat in a row.

Mohammad Mithun invited Dhaka to bat first after winning the toss. Dhaka opener Naim Sheikh gave his side a good start who scored the highest 40 off 23 balls. But on the end no other batsmen stood out as Chattogram bowlers kept taking wicket regulerly. Dhaka were all out for just 88 in 16.2 overs. Mosaddek, Shoriful and Mustafizur shared 2 wickets each for restricting the opponents in such a low score.

Dhaka needed to a miracle to put any fight to defend their total which never happened. Two Chattogram opener Soumya Sarkar and Liton Kumar Das dominated the bowlers and made 79 runs in before Liton got out on 34. Soumya remained unbeaten on 44 off 29 balls to seal the match with 55 balls and 9 wicket remaining. Nasum Ahmed took the only wicket of Liton.

Chattogram will face Gemcon Khulna in their next match on Novemver 28.