First practice match abandoned due to rain

BCB XI : 345/7 in 50 overs (Mushfiqur 134*, Soumya 73, Imrul 44, Kirtley 3/46, Patel 2/63)

Duke of Norfolk’s XI : 95/0 in 19 overs

Result: Match has been abandoned

Practice match between BCB XI and Duke of Norfolk’s XI has been called off due to rain at Arundel Castle, Sussex. Before rain stopped the play, Duke of Norfolk’s XI scored 95 runs in 19 overs without losing any wickets.

Batting first BCB XI posted 345 for 7 in 50 overs thanks to skipper Mushfiqur Rahim’s unbeaten 134 off 98 balls including 14 fours and 1 six. Soumya Sarkar scored 74 runs from 63. James Kartley picked up 3 wickets for 46.

Bangladesh will play their 2nd practice match in 5th may at Sussex.