Today BPL Match- Rajshahi Royal Vs Chittagong Challengers
Rajshahi Royals rise to the top of the table after beating Chittagong Challengers by 5 wickets in the first match of the day.
Chittagong Challengers have taken 155 for 5 before taking the bat. This is not a bad collection at Twenty20. Liton Das and Afif Hossain have chased down the run in the 10th over of Rajshahi in the 10th over – the fate of the match – let Chittagong go to the Eliminator!
Today BPL Match Highlights
Chittagong spinner Nasim Ahmed was caught in the second ball of the 9th over when Afif made a catch. At that time, Rajshahi scored 5 runs on the scoreboard. The equation of victory is 1, say 1. Liton held on to one end of the sixth, making it easy and difficult for Rajshahi to win. Rajshahi emerged at the top of the table with 4 balls to spare. In their 12 matches, they collected 5 points. Rajshahi (the run rate at 5.12) is ahead of Chittagong (second) in the run rate.
Today BPL Match-Chittagong has two points in the table with 5 points in 12 matches. For now, the Dhaka Platoon will face the Khulna Tigers in the last match of the day. Whatever team wins in this match, the top two will come up. At the run rate, then Chittagong would have to go down to three (6,125).
Khulna (run rate 3.1) and Dhaka collection (run rate 5.1) are 3 points from 3 matches. As a result, whoever wins, will go to Chittagong and Rajshahi. According to the rules, the third and fourth teams in the table will have to play the Eliminator (excluding Harley) match. However, before the loss against Rajshahi, Chittagong was the tabletop team!
From there, the first reason for Mahmudullah’s team to go down two steps maybe because of the expected run on the scoreboard. Then the collections became more straightforward with the bat of Leighton-Afif. The two openers Chris Gayle and Junaid Siddiqui of Chittagong could not do what they did very easily.
Chittagong’s run on the power play was 5 without wickets. Rajshahi to the same path without a wicket. Leighton-Afif was a solid baseman who played the shot around the wicket with discretion. In the end, Liton played the match-winning innings. However, Afridi gave the team an unbeaten 52-run stand.
Liton returned to LBW in the 8th over by Ziaur Rahman. Today BPL Match Rajshahi needed 4 runs off his 8-ball 5 (6 sixes and four fours) after he finished. Andre Russell and Shoaib Malik combined for the win.