BCB President’s Cup
Nazmul XI bats against Mahmudullah XI
Published: 02:29 PM, 17 October 2020
A 105-run partnership from Towhid Hridoy and Irfan Shukkur propelled the Najmul XI to victory over the Mahmudullah XI in the first leg match. Photo: Collected
Mahmudullah XI captain Mahmudullah Riyad won the toss and elected to bowl first against Nazmul XI in the fourth match of the BCB President’s Cup at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka's Mirpur on Saturday.
It was the first match of the second leg phase in the tournament, winner of which would make a giant stride towards the final.
In the first leg match, Nazmul XI beat Mahmudullah XI by four wickets. Mahmudullah XI, however, grabbed two points by defeating Tamim XI by the same margin. Nazmul XI also had one defeat as they tasted a 42-run loss to Tamim XI.
However, ahead of the important match, Nazmul XI included Parvez Hossain Emon, Nasum Ahmed and Abu Jayed Rahi in the team, replacing Muqidul Islam Mugdho and Nayeem Hasan.
Mahmudullah XI also had two changes with Mahmudul Hasan and Rakib Hasan replacing Naim Shiekh and Aminul Islam Biplob.
Nazmul XI: Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Soumya Sarkar, Saif Hasan, Afif Hossain, Mushfiqur Rahim, Toqhid Ridoy, Irfan Shukkur, Parvez Hossain Emon, Taskin Ahmed, Al-Amin Hossain, Abu Jayed Rahi, Nasum Ahmed, Rishad Ahmed.
Mahmudullah XI: Mahmudullah Riyad, Liton Das, Imrul Kayes, Mominul Haque, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Sabbir Rahman, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Sumon Khan, Rubel Hossain, Mahmudul Hasan, Rakib Hasan.