Dhaka Dynamites won by 95 runs

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Sunday, December 10th, 2017 | 0

Dhaka Dynamites is the most talkative franchise team in BPL which already won three title of the competition. They are also the defending champion of Bangladesh Premier League and this season, they went ahead to the glory and would perhaps touch the title for 4th times. They have qualified for the knockout phase as one of the four teams and they need not play to eliminator round but will play qualifier 1 match against Comilla Victorians. Their match has already staged in 8th December, 2017 and Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Dhaka was the host ground. In the match, Dhaka Dynamites won by 95 runs against Comilla Victorians. So, now Comilla has just another way to reach the final which is they need to beat the winner of eliminator round.

Dhaka Dynamites won by 95 runs

Since 8th December, 2017 the qualifier round has started and first match was staged between Dhaka and Comilla. In the match Dhaka Dynamites won the toss and decided to bat first. They scored 191 runs by losing seven wickets in selected 20 overs. But in return Comilla Victorians faced batting disaster and in just 98 runs, they lost their all wickets. They played just 18 overs so far.

So, Dhaka Dynamites came to open their innings with Mehedi Maruf and Lewis but in just 11 runs, opener Maruf was gone who scored just 6 runs. In 2nd wicket partnership between Lewis and Denly, they added more than 65 runs to the score board. Lewis scored 47 runs and Denly scored 32 runs. Pollard and Shahid Afridi also played well in the match and they scored 31 and 30 runs respectively. But skipper Shakib did not bat well. Most of the batsmen did their job well and their style was so aggressive. In 20 overs, their innings ended up with 191 runs. In the meantime, they lost seven wickets. 191 runs seemed enough to beat any team in T20 competition but Comilla Victorians was also tough team and they could chase the score if the day was their. Hasan Ali took three wickets for Comilla in exchange for just 16 runs.

Tamim Iqbal and Liton Das started the innings for Comilla Victorians. But in just 1 run Liton Das was gone with individual 0 run. Only captain Tamim played well and scored highest 31 runs. Excluding him just two players Hasan Ali and Mehedi Hasan made it to the two figure runs. They scored 18 and 15 runs respectively. Basically they could not stand in front of Dynamites bowlers but in 18 overs, they got packet by scoring 96 runs. Shahid Afridi took three wickets and he was selected as the player of the match.

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