PREVIEW

 

Bangladesh Premier League will now shift to the beautiful city of Chittagong. The opening match will see Sylhet Sixers take on the Rajshahi Kings at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chattogram for another thrilling contest in BPL 2019. Both the sides will face each other for the first time in the tournament and would be looking to outplay their opponent.

Rajshahi Kings are currently at the fifth spot in the points table with 8 points. They have won four and lost as many games in the league so far. Rajshahi Kings lost their last match against the table toppers, Chittagong Vikings by 6 wickets.

While on the other hand, Syhlet Sixers are languishing at the bottom of the table along with 4 points. They have only managed to win a couple of games and lost six matches out of their eight league games. Sixers lost their last encounter against Khulna Titans by 21 runs.

 

GAME DETAILS

 

Date: Friday, January 25, 2019

Time: 1:30 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

 

 

Recent Form

 

Sylhet Sixers- L, L, L, W, L

Rajshahi Kings- L, W, W, L, W

 

 

Ground Stats T20

 

Total Matches 17
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

 

KEY PLAYERS

 

 

SQUADS

 

Sylhet Sixers

Liton Das, Sabbir Rahman, Afif Hossain, Nicholas Pooran, Jaker Ali(w), Alok Kapali, Sohail Tanvir(c), Taskin Ahmed, Mehedi Hasan Rana, Mohammad Irfan, Nasir Hossain, Andre Fletcher, Patrick Brown, Al-Amin Hossain, Towhid Hridoy, Fabian Allen, Nabil Samad, Ebadat Hossain, Gulbadin Naib

Rajshahi Kings

Shahriar Nafees, Laurie Evans, Mehidy Hasan(c), Marshall Ayub, Ryan ten Doeschate, Zakir Hasan(w), Christiaan Jonker, Arafat Sunny, Mustafizur Rahman, Kamrul Islam, Qais Ahmad, Mominul Haque, Soumya Sarkar, Fazle Mahmud, Alauddin Babu, Isuru Udana, Seekkuge Prasanna, Mohammad Sami

 

Probable Playing 11

 

Sylhet Sixers

  1. Liton Das(w)
  2. Sabbir Rahman
  3. Afif Hossain
  4. Nicholas Pooran
  5. Jaker Ali
  6. Nasir Hossain
  7. Alok Kapali
  8. Mohammad Nawaz
  9. Sohail Tanvir(c)
  10. Taskin Ahmed
  11. Mohammad Irfan

 

Rajshahi Kings

  1. Laurie Evans
  2. Soumya Sarkar
  3. Mehidy Hasan(c)
  4. Marshall Ayub
  5. Christiaan Jonker
  6. Zakir Hasan(w)
  7. Ryan ten Doeschate
  8. Qais Ahmad
  9. Arafat Sunny
  10. Kamrul Islam
  11. Mustafizur Rahman

 

FUNTUSH SAFE XI

 

 

FUNTUSH RISKY XI

 

 

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