|Published : 24 Nov 2016, 21:15:33|
BPL cricket resumes today
The seven-team franchised tournament of the fourth Bangladesh Premier League T20 cricket will resume at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium (SBNCS) in the city today (Friday), reports UNB.
Table topper Rangpur Riders will face Rajshahi Kings in the first match at 1:30 pm, while second slot holder Khulna Titans will take on Barisal Bulls in another game starting at 6:15 pm.
Rangpur secured five wins out of total six matches to collect 10 points, followed by Khulna also collected 10 points, but from seven outings with five wins and two loses.
On completion of the double league round, top four teams will play the Play-off matches.
There will be three Play-off matches-first Qualifier match, second Qualifier match and the Eliminator.
The first Qualifier match will be played between position number one and two, while the third and the fourth teams will play the Eliminator match.
Later, the loser of the first Qualifiers will face the winner of the Eliminator second Qualifier match.
The Final will be played between the winner Teams of first and second Qualifier matches.
The tournament started on November 8 at the SBNCS to host first 13 matches, before moved at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong on November 17 for the next 11 games. Including the final, the remaining 22 matches will be held at SBNCS.