Match Preview: Chittagong Vikings Vs Rangpur Riders

Chittagong Vikings will face Rangpur Riders in the second match of the second match day of BPL 2016.

Chittagong has started this year’s campaign in emphatic fashion by beating defending champions Comilla Victorians by 29 runs. Captain Tamim Iqbal has also started with a blistering half century. He will try to keep his momentum. Foreign cricketers also enjoyed their days. Mohammad Nabi was the man of the match by clinching 4 wickets. Shoaib Malik played a cameo of 42 runs. Anamul and Jahurul will try to make some quick runs this time. Young Taskin and veteran Razzaq also gave some crucial breakthroughs .

But Rangpur Riders will also try to start their journey by a victory. They have gone quite a change from last year. Young Soumya Sarkar is the icon player this year. Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi has also joined the team to make some contributions with both bat and ball. Rangpur is set to be captained by the experienced Naeem Islam. Rubel Hossain will spearhead the pace attack. Afganistan’s Mohammad Shahzad will try to make some early fireworks. The match will also be a test for Arafat Sunny. He has changed his action quite a lot after the temporary ban. Arafat will be eager to capitalize the chance to make a comeback in National team.