Bangladesh Premier League

The Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) witnessed Rangpur Riders and Fortune Barishal secure impressive victories

The 25th and 26th matches of the BPL featured today conclude between Rangpur Riders vs. Sylhet Strikers and Chattogram Challengers vs. Fortune Barishal. The Rangpur Riders and Fortune Barishal won their respective matches in the 25th and 26th match of the BPL.

The first match of the day was played at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium Sylhet and featured the Rangpur Riders against the Sylhet Strikers. The Rangpur Riders won the toss and elected to field first.

In the first match of the day, the Sylhet Strikers only managed to score 92 runs in their 20 overs while batting first.

Tanzim Hasan Sakib  41(36) was the top run contributor for the team. In an important encounter, the Rangpur Riders ultimately came out on top, securing a victory.

Azmatullah Omarzai and Hasan Mahmud took three wickets each While Mahedi Hasan took two wicket for the Rangpur Riders. Rony Talukdar made 41 runs off 38 balls.

Riders scored 93/4 in 15.4 overs and won the game by 6 wickets. Mashrafe Mortaza took two wickets while Rejaur Rahman Raja and Mohammad Amir took one wicket each for the Sylhet Strikers.

Azmatullah Omarzai was named Player of the Match for his 3/17 contribution for his team.

In the second match, Chattogram Challengers vs. Fortune Barishal faced off at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium Sylhet , with Fortune Barishal winning the toss and electing to field first.

Chattogram Challengers managed to post a total of 168/6 at the end of their 20 overs, with Curtis Campher  and Afif Hossain  scoring 45 (25), and 37 (23), respectively.

Kamrul Islam and Khaled Ahmed took 2 wickets each, While Mohammad Wasim took one wicket for the Fortune Barishal.

In reply, the Fortune Barishal chase a target in the 19 over. Challengers scored 171/7 in 19.2 overs and won the game by 3 wickets.

Anamul Haque  made 78 runs off 50 balls for the Fortune Barishal.

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Nihaduzzaman took 4 crucial wickets While Mehedi Hasan Rana took 2 wicket for the Chattogram Challengers. Anamul Haque was named Player of the Match for his 78 of 50 team contribution.