Dynamites clinch victory in Eliminator

Eliminator, Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 2019

Dhaka Dynamites vs Chittagong Vikings

Chittagong Vikings : 135/8 in 20 overs (Mosaddek 40, Delport 36, Shadman 24; Narine 4/15, Rubel 1/27, Onik 1/36)

Dhaka Dynamites : 136/4 in 16.4 overs (Tharanga 51, Narine 31, Nurul 20*; Khaled 3/20, Nayeem 1/28)

Result : Dhaka Dynamites won 6 wickets.

Player of the Match : Sunil Narine (Dhaka Dynamites)

Dhaka Dynamites have secured an easy 6-wicket victory in the Eliminator Match of BPL 2019 defeating Chittagong Vikings at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. Dynamites will face the losing team of Qualifier 1 between Comilla Victorians and Rangpur Riders.

Batting first, Vikings were managed to post a mediocre total of 135 for 8 in 20 overs. Vikings was once looked set for scoring 150-run marks following Cameron Delpor’s 36 and Shadman Islam’s 24. But they lost the plot in the later overs as they lost wickets in regulars intervals. Mosaddek Hossain was the highest scorer with 40. Sunil Narine bagged 4 wickets for 15.

In reply, Another solid opening stand between Upul Tharanga and Narine set the tone for the Dynamites as they went onto seal the match in 16.4 overs with 6 wickets remaining. Player of the match, Tharanga was dismissed after scoring 51. Nurul Hasan was unbeaten on 20 and Kieron Pollard was on 7. Khaled Ahmed picked up 3 wicket for 20.