Rangpur won another final over thriller. Captain Mortaza couple of sixes, in the end, turn’s the Game into Rangpur way.
The 31st match of the Bangladesh Premier League took place at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong. Where Rangpur Riders won the toss and opt to bowl.While batting first Sylhet lost their early wickets which includes their captain Nasir Hossain who got out for 4 runs. But Sylhet innings was resurrected by a 74 runs partnership between Babar Azam (54) and Sabbir Rahman (44). Tim Bresnan gives the finishing touch with a brisk 16 runs not out in just 5 balls. To post a commanding total of 173 runs from their allotted overs. Earlier Nazmul Islam destroyed the Sylhet top order with his terrific bowling spell of 4-18-3.
In reply, Rangpur didn’t have an ideal start while chasing a competitive target.They lost the wicket of Mighty Chris Gayle in first over. However, Brendon McCullum and opener Ziaur Rahman put up a crucial partnership of 59 runs at a brisk rate. None of the Sylhet bowlers able to truble. Even though sylhet got the breakthrough on crucial time.But thesmall 31 runs partnership between Captain Murtaza and Islam help Rangpur to chased the target with two ball’s to spare.
Brief score of Rangpur: 177/3 in19.4 overs.
Note: Nazmul Islam Declared man of the match