Imrul-Walton star in Chattogram’s dominant win against Sylhet

Bangabandhu BPL T20 2019

Match 1

Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium

Chattogram Challengers vs Sylhet Thunder

Sylhet Thunder 162/4 in 20 overs (Mithun 84*, Charles 35, Mosaddek 29; Rubel 2/27, Nasum 1/34, Emrit 1/38)

Chattogram Challengers : 163/5 in 19 overs (Imrul 61, Walton 49*, Avishka 33; Nazmul Apu 2/23, Mosaddek 1/9, Ebadat 1/33)

Result : Chattogram Challengers won 5 wickets.

Player of the Match : Imrul Kayes.

Chattogram Challengers kick-off their journey in the Bangabandhu BPL T20 2019 with a victory as they beat Sylhet Thunder by 5 wickets in the opening match of the tournament. Imrul Kayes scored a quickfire fifty to help his side winning the match easily.

Batting first, Sylhet Thunder posted a formidable total of 162 for 4 thanks to a brilliant knock from Mohammad Mithun who was remained unbeaten on 84. Johnson Charles and skipper Mosaddek Hossain chipped in with 35 and 29 respectively. Rubel Hossain was the most successful bowler with 2 wickets for 27.

In response, Chattogram chased down the target easily as Imrul Kayes played an blistering fifty of 61 off just 38 balls. Chadwick Walton remained unbeaten on 49 as the Challangers won the match in 19 overs with 5 wickets in hand. Nazmul Islam Apu gabbed 2 wickets for 23.

Chattogram Challengers will play their next match on tomorrow (December 12) against Khulna Tigers.