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Rangpur Riders clinch BPL 2017 title

Rangpur Riders

MNA Sports Desk: Caribbean batting giant Chris Gayle created the stage for Rangpur Riders for winning their maiden Bangladesh Premier League trophy. Gayle became the first man on the planet to have 20 T20 hundreds as the belligerent left-hander smashed an unbeaten 146 off just 69 balls for Dhaka Dynamites in the Bangladesh Premier League final against Rangpur Riders. His knock helped Dhaka post a mammoth 206/1. The Jamaican smashed 18 sixes during his knock to set a new record for the most sixes in a Twenty20 innings. He surpassed 11,000 runs in T20s and owned the highest individual score ...

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Rangpur Riders reach final beating Comilla

Riders

MNA Sports Desk: Rangpur Riders are ready to face Dhaka Dynamites in the final match of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) to be held on Tuesday. The Riders have achieved this milestone after beating Comilla Victorians by 37 runs in the second qualifier on Monday. Rangpur Riders have scored 192 runs losing only three wickets in all 20 overs by the aesthetic record partnership between Johnson Charles and Brendon McCullum. After two storming innings of Johnson Charles and Brendon McCullum, the Rangpur sat a 193-run target for Comilla but the team of Tamim Iqbal failed to manage to target. However, ...

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Dhaka Dynamites clinch playoffs spot

Comilla

MNA Sports Desk: Dhaka Dynamites routed Rajshahi Kings by 99 runs in the 36th match of the 5th Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 to register their 6th win in the league at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Saturday. Batting first after winning the toss, Dhaka Dynamites posted a score of 205 for 5 in 20 overs spurred with the tournament’s highest partnership in any stand, till date, of 129 in 13.1 overs between Sunil Narine and Joe Denly in the opening wicket pair and restricted the defending runners-up Rajshahi Kings on 106 for all in 18.3 overs. Man of the ...

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Khulna beat Rajshahi Kings by 68 runs

Rajshahi Kings

MNA Sports Desk: Khulna Titans regained the top spot of the 5th Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) beating Rajshahi Kings by 68 runs at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Cricket Stadium on Monday. Khulna restricted Rajshahi Kings to 145 thanks to Shafiul Islam’s five-wicket haul after posting this edition’s highest score of 213 runs spurred by half centuries from Afif Hossain and man of the match Nicholas Pooran. The previous highest total in this edition BPL was 211/5 which was scored by Chittagong Vikings with Sikandar Raza’s 95 — the highest individual score in this edition — against Sylhet Sixers at the ...

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Rangpur beat Sylhet Sixers by 7 runs

Rangpur Riders

MNA Sports Desk: Rangpur Riders beat Sylhet Sixers by seven runs in their 5th match of the Bangladesh Premiere League (BPL) Cricket at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. With the day’s feat, Rangpur Riders advanced to the 5th slot in the seven team fray securing four points from five matches while Sylhet Sixer remained at the 4th slot with seven points from eight matches. Sent in to bat first, Rangpur Riders scored 169 for 7 in quota 20 overs featuring 80 runs in 8.4 overs in the opening stand by batting sensations Brendon McCullum and Chris Gayle. West Indian celebrated ...

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Afridi’s all-round show crushes Sylhet

Sylhet

Shahid Afridi’s all-round performance powered Dhaka Dynamites to a comfortable eight-wicket win over Sylhet Sixers on Saturday. Dhaka chased down an easy target of 102 runs, scoring 106 for 2 in 7.5 overs where Evin Lewis played an unbeaten quick-innings of 44* off 18 balls. Afridi quick-fired 37 off 17 balls, including one boundary and five over boundaries, before trapped lbw off Tim Bresnan who sent off Cameron Delport –for his successive two wickets — in his 2nd ball of the 2nd over when Dhaka were on 59/2 in 4.2 overs. Sent in to bat first, Sylhet scored 101 for ...

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BPL 5th edition kicks off today

5th edition

MNA Sports Desk: The 5th edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 will start at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium (SICS) in Sylhet today. Defending champions Dhaka Dynamites will take on Surma Sixers Sylhet in the opener at 2pm. A total of seven teams will play in the 39-day tournament. In another opening day’s match, defending runners-up Rajshahi Kings will play against Rangpur Riders at the same venue, starting at 7pm. SICS will host the first eight matches before the tournament moves to the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium (SBNCS) in the city for the next 16 battles. The Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury ...

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Dhaka Dynamites clinch BPL title with 56-run win

Dhaka Dynamites

MNA Sports Desk: Dhaka Dynamites clinched the Bangladesh Premier League, as they dismantled Rajshahi Kings to win by 56 runs in front of a full house in Mirpur. This is the third triumph for a Dhaka franchise in four BPLs, with the Gladiators having won in the 2012 and 2013 editions. Rajshahi, one of two new franchises this season, were left dejected after having made a late dash into the final by beating Chittagong Vikings and Khulna Titans in the playoffs. Rajshahi won the toss and put Dynamites in to bat, who scored 159/9 in 20 overs. Opener Evin Lewis ...

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