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Yasir, Akbar guide Dhaka to 175

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:49 PM, 4 December 2020  

Yasir, Akbar guide Dhaka to 175

Yasir, Akbar guide Dhaka to 175

Yasir Ali's 67 off 39 and under 19 skipper Akbar Ali's 45 off 23 not out helped Bexcimco Dhaka to post a challenging total of 175/5 in the 12th match of the Bangabandhu T20 Cup at Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium.

After winning the toss Minister Group Rajshahi asked Dhaka to bat first. 

Dhaka lost opener Nayeem Hasan (1) in the first over of the innings. Mohammad Naim and skipper Mushfiqur Rahim added 39 runs in the second wicket stand before Naim (9 off 19) being dismissed by Arafat Sunny.

From 42/2 Dhaka reduced to 64/4 as Tanzid Hasan (2) and skipper Mushfiqur Rahim (37 off 29) dismissed to Mukidul. From hear Akbar Ali and Yasir Ali made 100 runs stand in the 5th wicket which helped Dhaka to post 175/5 in 20 overs. Yasir Ali dismissed after scoring 67 off 39 with the help of 9 fours and one six while Akbar Ali remains not out on 45 off 23 with the help off 2 sixes and 3 fours. 

Mukidul Islam bagged 2 wickets for 38 while Mahedi Hasan, Farhad Reza, and Arafat Sunny took one wicket each.