Comilla Victorians and Chittagong Vikings are set to collide in another thrilling battle in the Bangladesh Premier League 2019. Both the sides will fight for the top spot at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chattogram. This is the second time that these two giants will lock horns against each other. Chittagong Vikings won that first encounter at Dhaka by 4 wickets.
Comilla Victorians and Chittagong Vikings are currently placed at 2nd and 3rd position respectively with 12 points. This win would take anyone top of the ladder above Rangpur Riders. They have secured their birth for the qualifiers for sure in this tournament.
Chittagong Vikings lost their last match against Rajshahi Kings by 7 runs in a close contest. They fell marginally short while chasing 198 runs on the board. While Comilla Victorians thrashed Khilna Titans by 80 runs. Evin Lewis scored a scintillating ton 109* to take them home.
Date: Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM IST
Venue: Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chattogram
League: Bangladesh Premier League 2019
Live Telecast: DSPORT
Online Streaming: Rabbitholebd Sports YouTube Channel to live stream BPL matches in India
Comilla Victorians- W, W, L, W, W
Chittagong Vikings – L, L, W, W, W
Ground Stats T20
|Matches won batting first||9|
|Matches won bowling first||8|
|Average 1st Inns scores||143|
|Average 2nd Inns scores||125|
|Highest total recorded||196/5 (20 Ov) by RSA vs Eng|
|Lowest total recorded||39/10 (10.3 Ov) by NED vs SL|
|Highest score chased||190/4 (19.2 Ov) by Eng vs SL|
|Lowest score defended||141/5 (20 Ov) by NEP vs AFG|
- Nayeem Hasan and Robiul Haque are risky and can be replaced by Nahiduzzaman and Sunzamul Islam.
- R Frylinck if fit will return in the playing XI replacing Najibullah Zadran, otherwise there is also chance that Dasun Shanaka can replace Najibullah.
- Abu Hider Rony can come in place of M Shahid in the playing XI.
Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque(w), Imrul Kayes(c), Shamsur Rahman, Shahid Afridi, Thisara Perera, Liam Dawson, Ziaur Rahman, Mohammad Saifuddin, Wahab Riaz, Mahedi Hasan, Aamer Yamin, Abu Hider Rony, Mosharraf Hossain, Mohammad Shahid, Sanjit Saha, Evin Lewis, Waqar Salamkheil
Mohammad Shahzad(w), Yasir Ali, Sikandar Raza, Mushfiqur Rahim(c), Najibullah Zadran, Mosaddek Hossain, Sunzamul Islam, Robbie Frylinck, Khaled Ahmed, Robiul Haque, Abu Jayed, Nihaduzzaman, Dasun Shanaka, Luke Ronchi, Nayeem Hasan, Cameron Delport, Mohammad Ashraful, Shadman Islam
Probable Playing XI
- Tamim Iqbal
- Evin Lewis
- Anamul Haque (wk)
- Shamsur Rahman
- Imrul Kayes (C)
- Shahid Afridi
- Thisara Perera
- Mohammad Saifuddin
- Wahab Riaz
- Mahedi Hasan
- M Shahid/Abu Hider Rony.
- Mohammad Shahzad
- C Delport
- Yasir Ali
- Sikandar Raza
- Mushfiqur Rahim (C)
- Najibullah Zadran/D Shanaka/R Frylinck
- Mosaddek Hossain
- Nayeem Hasan/Nahiduzzaman
- Robiul Haque/Sunzamul Islam
- Abu Jayed
- Khaled Ahmed
FUNTUSH SAFE XI
FUNTUSH RISKY XI