Alexa Zazai’s stormy innings gave 193 runs target to Titans

Dhaka, Wednesday   23 October 2019


Zazai’s stormy innings gave 193 runs target to Titans

 Sports Desk :: sports-desk

 Published: 02:28 PM, 8 January 2019   Updated: 02:28 PM, 8 January 2019

Shakib Al Hasan’s Dhaka Dynamites and Mahmudullah Riyad’s Khulna Titans are facing off in the 5th match of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium today.

Dhaka Dynamites scored 192/6 runs in 20 overs and gave the target of 193 runs to Khulan Titans.   

Dynamites lost the first wicket in the 57 runs as Narine backs away to pull the length delivery of Wiese in the 5th over of the match. Zazai played outstanding innings with Rony Talukdar. They built 43-runs partnerships.

In the 10 over of the match, Mahmudullah caught the wicket of Rony (28 off 18) and Stirling got the wicket of Zazai (57 off 36) in 113 runs.

Though Shakib Al Hasan failed to score, Pollard (27 off 16) and Russell (25 off 22) made difficult scores for Titans.

After winning the toss, Titans captain Mahmudullah Riyad has decided to bowl in their second match. The match was started at Mirpur Sher-E-Bangla Stadium at 12.30 am.

Though Khulna Titans defeated by Rangpur Riders in the first match, Shakib’s Dhaka Dynamites won in their first match.

Meanwhile, Shakib Al Hasan wants to continue the winning streak through the second match and Riyad's Khulna Titans want their first win against Dhaka Dynamites.

Dhaka Dynamites (Playing XI): Hazratullah Zazai, Sunil Narine, Kieron Pollard, Shakib Al Hasan(c), Andre Russell, Nurul Hasan(w), Shuvagata Hom, Rony Talukdar, Mizanur Rahman, Mohor Sheikh, Rubel Hossain.

Khulna Titans (Playing XI): Paul Stirling, Junaid Siddique, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mahmudullah(c), Ariful Haque, David Wiese, Jahurul Islam(w), Taijul Islam, Shariful Islam, Zahir Khan, Ali Khan.