DHD vs KT : Dhaka Dynamites locked horns with Rajshahi Kings in their opening encounter and secured a thumping 83 runs win to kick-start their campaign. Put into bat first, openers H Zazai’s (78 of 41) and Sunil Narine’s (38 of 28) helped the side set up a launch pad for Shuvagata Hom’s little cameo of 14-balls 38 at the end to post a defendable total of 189-5 on board.
Khulna Titans faced 8 runs drubbing in their opening clash against Rangpur Riders. After winning the toss, Titans invited Rangpur Riders to set the target. With the help of Rilee Rossouw’s unbeaten 76 of 52 balls at the top and Ravi Bopara’s unbeaten 40 of 29 balls at the end, Riders posted a decent total of 169 runs on board.
Dhaka Dynamites vs Khulna Titans Playing 11:
Wicketkeeper- Nurul Hasan
Batsmen- Kieron Pollard, Hazratullah Zazai, Rony Talukdar, Mizanur Rahman
All-rounder- Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Shakib Al Hasan (c)
Bowlers- Rubel Hossain, Shuvagata Hom, Mohor Sheikh
Wicketkeeper- Jahurul Islam
Batsmen- Paul Stirling, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Junaid Siddique
All-rounder- Mahmudullah (c), Carlos Brathwaite, Ariful Haque
Bowlers- Taijul Islam, Zahir Khan, Ali Khan, Shariful Islam
Dhaka Dynamites vs Khulna Titans Squads:
Dhaka Dynamites- Shakib Al Hasan (c), Rubel Hossain, Rony Talukdar, Asif Hasan, Shahadat Hossain, Sunil Narine, Mohammad Naim, Shuvagata Hom, Rovman Powell, Kieron Pollard, Andre Russell, Hazratullah Zazai, Nurul Hasan, Andrew Birch, Ian Bell, Qazi Onik, Mizanur Rahman, Mohor Sheikh
Khulna Titans- Lasith Malinga, Zahir Khan, Ariful Haque, Paul Stirling, Tanvir Islam, Brendan Taylor, Junaid Siddique, Mahmudullah, Dawid Malan, Yasir Shah, Carlos Brathwaite, Taijul Islam, Jahurul Islam, Al-Amin, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Subashis Roy, Ali Khan, Mahidul Islam Ankon, Sherfane Rutherford, Shariful Islam