The 5th match of the Bangladesh Premier League took place at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium on Tuesday between Comilla Victorians and Chittagong Vikings. Comilla Victorians won the toss and elected to field first. Batting first, Chittagong Vikings scored 143 for the loss of seven wickets in their 20 overs. Openers Luke Ronchi and Soumya Sarkar was the top scorer for Chittagong Vikings as they scored 40 and 38 runs respectively. Mohammed Saifuddin picked up 3 wickets in his quota of four overs for Comilla Victorians.

Chasing a target of 144 runs, Comilla Victorians had a decent start as opener Jason Roy scored 48 runs while Imrul Kayes and Marlon Samuels were not out in their 30s and they won the match by 8 wickets with more than three overs to spare. Subhashis Roy picked the two wickets that were the only wickets to fall off the innings of Comilla Victorians for Chittagong Vikings.

Note: Mohammed Saifuddin was declared Man of the Match.


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