Mehedi Hasan-Batsmen help Challangers topple Thunder

Bangabandhu BPL T20 2019

Match 10

Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium

Chattogram Challangers vs Sylhet Thunder

Sylhet Thunder: 129/8 in 20 overs (Flether 38, Mosaddek 30, Nayeem 11; Mehedi Rana 4/23, Rubel 2/28, Muktar 1/26)

Chattogram Challangers : 130/6 in 18 overs (Simmons 44, Nurul Hasan 37*, Kesrick 18*; Santokie 3/13, Ebadat 1/28, Delwar 1/31)

Result : Chattogram Challangers won by 4 wickets.

Player of the Match : Mehedi Hasan Rana.

Chattogram Challengers claimed their third win of the tournament with a hard-fought victory over Sylhet Thunder in the 10th match of Bangabandhu BPL T20 2019. Challengers chasing the target of 130 set by the Thunder inside 18 overs thanks to Nurul Hasan’s match-winning knock.

Earlier it was young local pacer Mehedi Hasan Rana made it difficult for the Sylhet batsmen with regular breakthrough’s. Andre Fletcher and skipper Mosaddek Hossain was the two highest scorer with 37 and 30 respectively as Sylhet posted a total of 129 for 8. Mehedi scalped 4 wickets for 23.

Chattogram had a slow start in the chase. It looked difficult for them to win the match when in-form batsman Lendl Simmons was run out on 44 following a misunderstanding with Nurul Hasan. But then Nurul took the responsibility along with Kesrick Williams and won the match with an unbeaten 45-run partnership in the 7th wicket.

Nurul was remained not out on 37 off 24 balls and Kesrick was on 18. Krishmar Santokie bagged 3 wickets for 13 for the Thunder. Mehedi Hasan Rana was named the player of the match for his brilliant spell.