Match between Khulna and Sylhet abandoned due to rain

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Thursday, November 16th, 2017 | 0

In ongoing season of Bangladesh Premier League used to divided into three different venues which will host the complete season. According to the schedule, the matches of BPL are hosted in Dhaka but yesterday, two matches were not staged. The match between Khulna and Sylhet abandoned due to rain yesterday in Bangladesh Premier League which was one of the two matches. They even could not make any toss out there. It was completely abandoned. Through this match, the both teams used to get points equally and Sylhet Sixers jumped to the second position of Bangladesh Premier League 2017/18 point table. On the other hand, Khulna Titans are in 4th position by winning just two matches out of five.

Match between Khulna and Sylhet abandoned due to rain

Sylhet Sixers is the newborn participant in ongoing season of BPL though earlier a team from Sylhet used to compete here in BPL which was known as Sylhet Super Stars which was also one of the founding member of BPL. But due to not maintaining the rules, they were banned and replaced by the current team Sylhet Sixers. On the other hand, Khulna is one of the founding member and used to compete here since the beginning. The both teams could not touch the glory of BPL title but in the ongoing season, Sylhet Sixers has the chance to touch it.

However, in the season of BPL, Khulna Titans once faced Sylhet Sixers which was the 8th match of the tournament. In the match, Khulna beat Sylhet by six wickets so far.

Sylhet Sixers came to bat with two great player named Tharanga and Fletcher. Tharanga played well but Fletcher got out with just 4 runs so far. Icon player Sabbir made a 0. But captain Nasir Hossain played really well. He made highest 47 runs in 35 balls with four boundaries. He remained unbeaten. Finally, Sylhet finished their innings by scoring just 135 runs in selected 20 overs by losing five wickets.

In return, Khulna failed to make a good head start but lost two wickets in just 19 runs. Later, Klinger started to play with responsibility and finished the match with his stylish batting. He scored 47 runs. The partnership between Klinger and Carlos presented a good victory. So, last match was so important to the Sylhet but now, the match was abandoned.

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