Chittagong keep winning streak

Match 24, Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 2019

Dhaka Dynamites vs Chittagong Vikings

Dhaka Dynamites : 139/9 in 20 overs (Shakib 34*, Shuvagata 29, Nurul 27; Delport 3/25, Frylinck 2/19, Abu Jayed 2/27) 

Chittagong Vikings : 145/7 in 19.5 overs (Mosaddek 33, Delport 30, Frylinck 25*; Shakib 4/16, Russell 1/25, Rubel 1/24)

Result : Chittagong Vikings won by 3 wickets.

Player of the Match : Robbie Frylinck (Chittagong Vikings).

Chittagong Vikings just can’t stop winning nail-biting finishers as they clinch third successive victory to beat Dhaka Dynamites by 3 wickets in another thrilling encounter at Mirpur. With this win, Chittagong overtake Dhaka from the top of the points table while Shakib’s team slipped to the second spot of points table of BPL 2019.

Dynamites did not have the smooth start after choosing bat first as they lost 4 wickets for 56. But g Shakib Al Hasan’ 33, Shuvagata Hom’s 29 and Nurul Hasan’s 25 helped them posting 139 for 9 in 20 overs. Delport was the standout bowler with 3 for 25 for the Vikings.

In reply, Vikings started the chase slowly as Dynamites bowlers picked up couple of quick wickets. But Delpot, Mushfiqur and Mosaddek’s three little contributions kept them in the game. In the last over, Vikings needed 16 runs to win and they have successfully made it thanks to Robbie Frylinck’s unbeaten 25-run knock including 3 sixes in the 20th over. Shakib Al Hasan scalped 4 wickets for 16 for the Dynamites.