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Ashraful returns!

 Sports Correspondent

 Published: 01:41 PM, 5 January 2019   Updated: 01:41 PM, 5 January 2019

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

The sixth edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 begins on Saturday. Defending champions Rangpur Riders ‍meet Chittagong Vikings in the opening match of the tournament at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in the capital’s Mirpur.

Vikings captain Mushfiqur Rahim won the toss and decided to bowl first. The match kicked off at 12:30 pm.

With this match, Mohammad Ashraful returns in Cricket arena. Ashraful returned after 5.9 years. 

In 2013, he received a five-year ban for match-fixing. The batsman has already missed four BPL events. Ashraful returned to the BPL ground as Chittagong Vikings for the sixth season.