As the fifth season of Bangladesh Premier League, 2017 is heading towards its climax, the race to make way to the playoffs has triggered. However, two teams had to shift their focus from playoffs to gain some respect back before bidding adieu to the tournament. Rajshahi Kings and Chittagong Vikings, placed last in the points table, will compete in the 40th match scheduled at Shere Bangla National Stadium to end the season with a win.
Rajshahi Kings have scored 8 points in 11 matches and are placed at 6th place while Chittagong Vikings are at the last spot with 5 points in 11 matches.
Series- Bangladesh Premier League 2017
Venue- Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
Date and Time- 05 December, 05:30 PM
The wicket at Sharjah is quite flat, but from our previous experiences in Sharjah, we can say that the first hour will be quite helpful for the fast bowlers and difficult for the batsmen.
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
RK Probable 11-
Mushfiqur Rahim (c), Mohammad Sami, Luke Wright, Samit Patel, Zakir Hasan (wk), Mominul Haque, Mustafizur Rahman, Mehidy Hasan, Lendl Simmons, K Williams/Usama Mir, Kazi Anik
CV Probable 11-
Luke Ronchi (c & wk), Sikandar Raza, Soumya Sarkar, Irfan Sukkur, Rayad Emrit, Tanbir Hayder, Sunzamul Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Stiaan van Zyl, Nayeem Hasan, Luis Reece
Please note: As this is the last match of the tournament both the teams can make any changes in their playing 11. The management might give chances to the players who have not played many matches. The RK Vs CV Match preview given here is based on our understanding and research. Please choose your own playing 11.
Stiaan Van Zyl
Rajshahi Kings Vs Chittagong Vikings 40th Match Prediction:-