When and where:
Rajshahi Kings will take on Comilla Victorians in the regular season of BPL, on (January 21) at Dhaka, Bangladesh.
The fifth-placed side in Rajshahi Kings will be looking to get their season back on track as they are only a few points away from being in the top-four. They are level on points but anything can go wrong at a given point of time. This team has the calibre of going all the way, but the only issue for them has been inconsistency. In 6 games played so far, they have won three and lost three. This is the kind of trend which needs to broken if a side wants aspired to claim a title in a tournament.
Meanwhile, Comilla Victorians are sitting comfortably in the third spot of the league table. They are only one win away from being the leaders and this will be the motivation required for the players to go out and give it their all. The side has a decent balance in the starting lineup and with some of the best players in the competition. Veteran all-rounder Shahid Afridi will be imparting his wealth of experience onto his teammates in order to help them out in difficult situations.
The match will begin at 1:30 PM IST.
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RK vs COV Team News:
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Mohammad Sami, Mominul Haque, Kamrul Islam, Mehidy Hasan (c), Laurie Evans, Zakir Hasan (wk), Christiaan Jonker, Ryan ten Doeschate, Isuru Udana, Seekkuge Prasanna, Alauddin Babu, Soumya Sarkar, Mohammad Hafeez, Arafat Sunny, Marshall Ayub, Mustafizur Rahman, Qais Ahmad, Fazle Mahmud
Tamim Iqbal, Mohammad Shahid, Evin Lewis, Ziaur Rahman, Shamsur Rahman, Shahid Afridi, Abu Hider Rony, Mosharraf Hossain, Imrul Kayes, Shoaib Malik, Aamer Yamin, Steven Smith, Mohammad Saifuddin, Sanjit Saha, Thisara Perera, Mahedi Hasan, Anamul Haque, Liam Dawson, Waqar Salamkheil
RK vs COV Playing 11:
The probable RK vs COV playing 11 is listed below.
Wicket-keeper: Zakir Hasan
Batsmen: Laurie Evans, Marshall Ayub, Christiaan Jonker, Shahriar Nafees
All-rounder: Mehidy Hasan (c), Ryan ten Doeschate, Seekkuge Prasanna
Bowlers: Mustafizur Rahman, Arafat Sunny, Kamrul Islam
Wicketkeeper: Anamul Haque
Batsmen: Imrul Kayes (c), Tamim Iqbal, Ziaur Rahman, Shamsur Rahman
All-rounder: Shahid Afridi, Thisara Perera, Liam Dawson
Bowlers: Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mahedi Hasan
RK vs COV Players to watch out for:
For Rajshahi Kings, their opening batsman and captain Mehidy Hasan is the most experienced player in the roster. He has scored 106 runs in 6 innings so far. Along with that, he has proven to be handy with the ball by taking 6 wickets. In the bowling department, Arafat Sunny and Mustafizur Rahman will be leading the attack. The pair of them has taken 13 wickets this season.
For Comilla Victorians, explosive all-rounder and veteran of the sport in Shahid Afridi is one to keep your eyes on. He has scored 87 runs so far and has taken eight wickets in the tournament. He will have the help of explosive batsman Tamim Iqbal who has scored 133 runs in 6 innings.
RK vs COV Dream11 Team Predictions
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