The first qualifier of the fifth season of Bangladesh Premier League 2017 will be played between points table topper Comilla Victorians and the second-place holder Dhaka Dynamites. It will be interesting to watch whether the defending champions Dhaka Dynamites qualifies to the final or has to play the second qualifier to know its fate.
Moreover, the losing team of both these teams will get a second chance as they have finished on the top two spots. The winning team here will directly qualify for the finals while the losing team will get another chance and will play qualifier two with the team winning the eliminator match.
Above all, Comilla Victorians and Dhaka Dynamites will look register a win in this match only and secure their place in finals. However, the final results will be out only after the match concludes.
Comilla Victorians- 12 matches – 9 won – 3 lost – 18 points
Dhaka Dynamites- 12 matches – 7 won – 4 lost – 1 no result – 15 points
Series- Bangladesh Premier League 2017
Venue- Shere Bangla National Stadium 2017
Date and time- December 08, 07:00 PM Local
The Shere Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka is a good wicket to bat. The pitch favors batsmen more than the bowlers. However, considering the last few matches of BPL 2017 held at this venue, nothing solid can be said. The team batting first must give a target of at least 170+.
Avg 1st inn score-146
Avg 2nd inn score-125
Highest Total-204/5 (20 Ov) by NZ vs Ban
Lowest Total-72/10 (17.1 Ov) by Afg vs Ban
Highest Chased-179/4 (19.4 Ov) by WI vs Aus
Lowest Defended-129/8 (20 Ov) by SL vs UAE
Although both the teams won their last match, they might make a few changes in their playing 11.
The probable playing 11 provided here is based on previous matches. No official announcement has been made regarding the team change. Stay connected to know the latest change.
COV Probable 11-
Shoaib Malik, Tamim Iqbal(c), Graeme Cremer, Mohammad Saifuddin/Liton Das, Marlon Samuels, Raqibul Hasan, Al-Amin Hossain, Jos Buttler (wk), Hasan Ali, ImrulKayes, Mahedi Hasan
DHD Probable 11-
Shakib Al Hasan (c), Evin Lewis, Kieron Pollard, Saddam Hossain, Abu Hider Rony, Joe Denly, Sunil Narine, Jahurul Islam(wk), Mosaddek Hossain, Mohammad Amir, MehediMaruf
Please note: BPL 2017 matches are very risky to predict. Nothing concrete can be said about these matches. The RNR Vs KT match preview listed here is based on our understanding and research. Please choose your own playing 11.
Shakib Al Hasan
Comilla Victorians Vs Dhaka Dynamites Qualifier 1 Match Prediction:-