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Sylhet flying high, Comilla started with a loss

Sylhet flying high, Comilla started with a loss

Published Date: 06 Nov 2017 | Update : 06 Nov 2017
Comilla Victorians 145/6 in 20 overs (Samuels 60, Kapali 26, Liton 21; Taijul 2/22, Santokie 2/31, Nasir 1/18) Sylhet Sixers 148/6 in 19.5 overs (Tharanga 51, Fletcher 38, Nasir 18; DJ Bravo 2/34, Rashid Khan 1/18, Nabi 1/22) Sylhet Sixers won the match by 4 wickets. Man of the Match : Upul Tharanga (Sylhet Sixers) Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) season 5 has been so far very lucky for the new team Sylhet Sixers as they have won their first two matches convincingly. After winning the first match against the hot favorite Dhaka Dynamited they clinched a thrilling 4 wicket victory against Comilla Victorians in the 3rd match of BPL 2017 on Sunday in Sylhet International Cricket Stadium. Batting first Comilla Victorians managed to post 145 for 6 in 20 overs thanks to Marlon Samuels’s half-century. Samuels scored 60 off 43 balls. Taijul Islam and Krishmar Santokie both picked up 2 wickets each. Chasing 146, Upul Tharanga and Andre Fletcher gave a flying start to Sylhet Sixers. Tharanga was dismissed after scoring 51 while Fletcher scored 36. Despite losing some late wickets, Sylhet claimed a 4 wicket win with one ball remaining. Tharanga was named man of the match. Playing XI: Sylhet Sixers: Upul Tharanga, Andre Fletcher, Ross Whiteley, Sabbir Rahman, Nasir Hossain (c), Shuvagata Hom, Nurul Hasan (wk), Taijul Islam, Abul Hasan, Liam Plunkett, Krishmar Santokie. Comilla Victorians: Imrul Kayes, Liton Das (wk), Marlon Samuels, Jos Buttler, Alok Kapali, Dwayne Bravo, Mohammad Nabi (c), Mohammad Saifuddin, Rashid Khan, Arafat Sunny, Al-Amin Hossain.

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