The second battle of BPL 2017 will take place between Rajshahi Kings Vs Rangpur Riders. Rangpur Riders are expected to be lead by Mashrafe Mortaza while the last year’s runner-up, Rajshahi Kings will play under the captaincy of Mushfiqur Rahman.
Series- Bangladesh Premier League 2017
Venue- Sylhet International Cricket Stadium, Sylhet
Date and Time- Nov 04, 07:00 PM LOCAL
This seems a slow batting pitch. It can help spinners a bit. An interesting cricket battle can be seen. Dew in the evening may affect the game.
Total matches 06
Matches won (bowling first) 06
Average Score (1st innings) 147
Average Score (2nd innings) 146
Highest total 193/4 (13.5 Ov) by NED Vs IRE
Lowest total recorded 151/10 (19.5 Ov) by UAE Vs NED
Mushfiqur Rahim(c), Mustafizur Rahman, Usama Mir, Nihaduzzaman, Lendl Simmons, Mohammad Sami, Luke Wright, Malcom Waller, Samit Patel, Darren Sammy, Raza Ali Dar, Naeem Islam jnr, Hossain Ali, Zakir Hasan, Farhad Reza, KaziAnik, Rony Talukdar, James Franklin, Kesrick Williams, Mominul Haque,
Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Chris Gayle, Rubel Hossain, Mohammad Mithun, Thisara Perera, David Willey, Nazmul Islam, Ebadat Hossain, Abdur Razzak, Ravi Bopara, Brendon McCullum, Zahir Khan, Samuel Badree, Shahriar Nafees, Sam Hain, Fazle Mahmud, Kusal Perera, Lasith Malinga, Sohag Gazi, Nahidul Islam, Adam Lyth, Ziaur Rahman, Elias Sunny, Johnson Charles, Samiullah Shenwari
As this is the first match of both the teams for the fifth season of BPL, it is a bit difficult to decide the playing 11. However, the expected team is-
Rajshahi Kings Probable Playing 11:
Mushfiqur Rahim, Lendl Simmons/James Franklin, Luke Wright, Samit Patel, Ranu Talukdar, Mehedy Hasan Miraz, Darren Sammy, Mominul Haque, Kesrick Williams, Farhad Reza, Delwar Hossain/ Hossain Ali.
Rangpur Riders Probable Playing 11:
Kusal Perera [Wk], Mohammad Mithun, Mashrafe Mortaza, Adam Lyth/S Hain/David Willey, Ravi Bopara, Shahriar Nafees, Thisara Perera, Ziaur Rahman, Samuel Badree, Sohag Gazi, Rubel Hossain,
Below are the key players to look for in today’s match and choices for captain and vice-captain