Bangladesh Premier League - Final

Barisal Burners v Dhaka Gladiators

Dhaka Gladiators won by 8 wickets (with 26 balls remaining)

0.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, wham! Punishes a length delivery across the line and clears midwicket, beats the fielder in the deep

Barisal Burners 4/0   Ahmed Shehzad 4* (5b 1x4)   Mashrafe Mortaza 0.5-0-4-0

3.2

Azhar Mahmood to Hodge, (no ball) FOUR, poor ball, slower ball drifts down the leg side and he pulls it well wide of short fine leg, it's a front foot no ball too

Barisal Burners 31/0   BJ Hodge 12* (5b 1x4 1x6)   Azhar Mahmood 1.1-0-14-0

3.3

Azhar Mahmood to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, stand and deliver, he stays at the crease and scoops it well over mid-off, nice follow through too

Barisal Burners 36/0   Ahmed Shehzad 22* (16b 2x4 1x6)   Azhar Mahmood 1.3-0-19-0

3.6

Azhar Mahmood to Ahmed Shehzad, FOUR, low full toss and he clears the front leg and scoops it over midwicket, Shehzad's using the crease well for his strokes

Barisal Burners 42/0   Ahmed Shehzad 28* (19b 3x4 1x6)   Azhar Mahmood 2-0-25-0

4.3

Shahid Afridi to Mustard, FOUR, brings up the reverse sweep and he paddles it wide of first slip and Sunny dives in despair at third man

Barisal Burners 47/1   P Mustard 4* (1b 1x4)   Shahid Afridi 0.3-0-5-1

14.6

Shahid Afridi to Yasir Arafat, FOUR, full and wide and he drives it square of the wicket on the off side, despairing dive at deep point

Barisal Burners 98/5   Yasir Arafat 4* (2b 1x4)   Shahid Afridi 4-0-23-3

16.6

Naved-ul-Hasan to Hodge, FOUR, goes the other side this time, full and wide and he makes room and hammers it square on the off side, beats sweeper cover

Barisal Burners 112/6   BJ Hodge 47* (38b 2x4 3x6)   Naved-ul-Hasan 3-0-15-2

19.1

Saeed Ajmal to Hodge, FOUR, fortune for Hodge, makes room to a quicker delivery and squirts it wide of short third man

Barisal Burners 131/6   BJ Hodge 61* (46b 3x4 4x6)   Saeed Ajmal 3.1-0-14-1

19.4

Saeed Ajmal to Hodge, FOUR, another fielding blooper! Hodge drives hard down to deep cover and Imran Nazir runs to his right but over-runs it and the ball beats him, schoolboy error by Nazir

Barisal Burners 137/6   BJ Hodge 67* (49b 4x4 4x6)   Saeed Ajmal 3.4-0-20-1
Tournament Results
Barisal v Dhaka at Dhaka - Feb 29, 2012
Dhaka won by 8 wickets (with 26 balls remaining)
Dhaka v Khulna at Dhaka - Feb 28, 2012
Dhaka won by 9 runs
Barisal v Rajshahi at Dhaka - Feb 28, 2012
Barisal won by 8 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
Khulna v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 27, 2012
Khulna won by 69 runs
Dhaka v Rajshahi at Dhaka - Feb 27, 2012
Rajshahi won by 3 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
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Photos

Feb 29, 2012

Imran Nazir blazed Dhaka to an eight-wicket win in the final, Barisal Burners v Dhaka Gladiators, BPL, final, Mirpur, February 29, 2012

Imran Nazir blazed Dhaka to an eight-wicket win in the final

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Feb 29, 2012

Shakib Al Hasan poses with his Man of the Series prize, Barisal Burners v Dhaka Gladiators, BPL, final, Mirpur, February 29, 2012

Shakib Al Hasan poses with his Man of the Series prize

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