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Perera hits explosive fifty as Comilla post 184

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 Published: 08:37 PM, 13 January 2019   Updated: 08:37 PM, 13 January 2019

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera scored explosive 74 just 26 delivery in his first BPL 2019 match as Comilla Victorians posted 184/5 against Chittagong Vikings.

After winning the toss Chittagong Viking asked Comilla to bat first. Comilla lost opener Tamim Iqbal before scoring any run and Anamul Haque on 21. Then Skipper Imrul Kayes and E Lewis added 54-run in the 3rd wickets stand. But they lost 5 wickets on 86 after E Lewis retired hurt (38). 

From here, Mohammad Saifuddin 26 off 19 and NLTC Perera 74 off 26 added unbeaten 98 in the 6 wickets stand. 

Khaled Ahmed bagged 3 wickets for 34 and R Frylinck 1 for 49.

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