Bangladesh Premier League 2017
Rajshahi Kings have failed to mark victory in their both games and are at the bottom of the points table. On the other hand, Rangpur Riders had a decent start and have registered a win in one of their two matches. Rangpur Riders seems to have an edge over Rajshahi Kings. They defeated kings by six wickets in their last encounter. However, it will all depend on their performance on Saturday.
When and where:
Series- Bangladesh Premier League
Venue- Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
Date and Time- Nov 11, 01:00 PM Local
The pitch at Shere Bangala National Stadium looks excellent. It is a good a batting wicket with quick outfield and excellent ground conditions. However, bowlers may find some help later. 160-170 will be a good total to defend.
Total matches – 36
Matches won batting first – 17
Matches won bowling first – 19
Average 1st Inns scores – 146
Average 2nd Inns scores – 125
Highest total recorded – 204/5 (20 Ov) by NZ vs Ban
Lowest total recorded – 72/10 (17.1 Ov) by Afg vs Ban
Highest score chased – 179/4 (19.4 Ov) by WI vs Aus
Lowest score defended – 129/8 (20 Ov) by SL vs UAE
- A lot will be depended on Mashrafe Mortaza and Ravi Bopara.
- Mohammad Mithun and Shahriar Nafees need to put in some extra efforts.
- J Charles replace with sam hain or kusel preara
- Luke Wright will be the key player for Kings.
- James Franklin in the middle order has shown promising skills.
- Bowling will mainly depend on Kesrick Williams, Mushfiqur Rahim and Samit Patel.
Chris Gayle, Brendon McCullum, Samuel Badree, Lasith Malinga, Thisara Perera, Abdur Razzak, Mashrafe Mortaza(c), David Willey, Shahriar Nafees, Nuwan Kulasekara, Ziaur Rahman, Ravi Bopara, Rubel Hossain, Shamsur Rahman, Zahir Khan, Fazle Mahmud, Mohammad Mithun, Samiullah Shenwari, Adam Lyth, Johnson Charles, Elias Sunny, Sohag Gazi, Nazmul Islam, Sam Hain, Ebadat Hossain, Kusal Perera, Nahidul Islam,
Mustafizur Rahman, Lendl Simmons, Darren Sammy, James Franklin, Mohammad Sami, Raza Ali Dar, Mushfiqur Rahim, Farhad Reza, Hossain Ali, Luke Wright, Samit Patel, Naeem Islam jnr, Malcolm Waller, Kesrick Williams, Mominul Haque, Nihaduzzaman, Zakir Hasan, Rony Talukdar, Mehidy Hasan, Usama Mir, Kazi Anik
Probable Playing 11:
Shahriar Nafees, Mohammad Mithun (wk), Ravi Bopara, Mashrafe Mortaza (c), Thisara Perera, Johnson Charles, Samiullah Shenwari, Sohag Gazi, Nazmul Islam, Ziaur Rahman, Lasith Malinga
Darren Sammy (c), Luke Wright, James Franklin, Farhad Reza, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Samit Patel, Kesrick Williams, Rony Talukdar, Mehidy Hasan, Mominul Haque, Hossain Ali
Note: We will let you know if any change takes place.
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