Skipper Mahmudullah Riyad slammed a brutal 41 ball-70 not out as Minister Group Dhaka ended Comilla Victorians’ profitable run within the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), crushing them by 50 runs at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram on Tuesday. Put into bat first, Dhaka compiled a hefty 181-6 after which their bowlers bowled properly in tandem to wrap up Comilla for 131 in 17.3 overs. Regardless of the defeat, Comilla nonetheless topped the purpose desk with six factors from 4 matches.
Minister Group Dhaka additionally had six factors, enjoying six matches however they’re on the second spot by advantage of net-run-rate. Dhaka misplaced Mohammad Shahzad early within the innings however that hardly may dent their temper as Tamim Iqbal got here up with hearth but once more. His 35 ball-46, studded with two fours and three sixes set the platform for the aspect.
Riyad who smote three fours and 4 sixes in his 70 not out certainly utilized the platform set by Tamim regardless of the wickets tumbling round him. The opposite notable scorer was Imran Uzzaman who made 15 whereas Andre Russell scored 11. Tanvir Islam was essentially the most profitable bowler for Comilla with 2-36 whereas Mustafizur Rahman, Shohidul Islam and Karim Janat took one wicket apiece.
Dhaka bowlers stored Comilla batters in cornered place proper from the beginning, making their life exhausting for rotating the scoreboard quickly, which was wanted within the chase of a giant complete. Solely opener Mahmudul Hasan Pleasure had some solutions towards the extremely disciplined assault. Rubel Hossain who ended with only one wicket or 5 runs from his two overs, gave the preliminary breakthrough, eradicating Liton Das for a duck within the third ball. Dhaka may by no means get well from that setback regardless of Pleasure making 46 off 30 with eight fours.
Captain Imrul Kayes hit 23 ball-28 however was dismissed at a second when his presence was badly wanted. Andre Russell took 3-17 however Ebadot Hossain and Qais Ahmed bowled immaculately to depart Comilla in tatters. Each of them scalped two wickets apiece, ripping via the Comilla’s center order.