BPL T20 2016 Match Review
Chittagong Vikings awed with incredible team collaboration as they vanquished guarding champions Comilla Victorians by 29 keeps running in the rescheduled season-opener of the AKS BPL T20 2016. The BPL T20 2016 is presented to viewers by Cricocean. After Tamim Iqbal and Shoaib Malik featuring with the bat, it was Mohammad Nabi and rest who confined the title holders to 132.
After winning the toss, Victorians captain Mashrafe picked to bowl first considering the pitch not a simple one to bat. In any case, Tamim Iqbal appeared to be sufficiently agreeable as he raised his 21st T20 fifty brightened with a lot of forceful strokes off 32 balls. Taking after the captain, Vikings’ Pakistani enlist Shoib Malik played a cameo of unbeaten 42 runs off 28 balls. He made a 60-runs fourth wicket fast partnership with Jahurul Islam who likewise scored 29 amazing runs off 21 balls.
Safeguarding the unassuming aggregate, Caribbean pace all rounder Dwayne Smith gave the leap forward for the Vikings with the ball as Imrul Kayes was gotten behind off the first ball of Smith’s second over. Samuels and Liton appeared to be strong however were expelled to decrease their side to 46 for three. Vikings’ Afghan allrounder Mohammad Nabi then tore through the Victorians batting to set his side for a better than average win guaranteeing 4 wickets for 24 runs.
For the Victorians, debutant all-rounder Nazmul Hossain Shanto held fortification toward one side as he hustled to his unbeaten T20 fifty off 44 balls crushing 6 fours. Be that as it may, he couldn’t make it for his group as five Victorians were expelled for single-digit scores.
Chittagong Vikings: 161 for 3 in 20 overs (Tamim 54, Malik 42*, Imad Wasim 1/22)
Comilla Victorians: 132 for 8 in 20 overs (Nazmul 54*, Samuels 23, Nabi 4/24)
Result: Chittagong Vikings won the first match of BPL T20 2016 by 29 runs
Man of the match: Mohammad Nabi (Chittagong Vikings)