Bangladesh Premier League - 26th match

Barisal Burners v Khulna Royal Bengals

Barisal Burners won by 7 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)

Hello, Mirpur is awaiting to host another close encounter that will be played between Barisal Burners vs Khulna Royal Bengals at Shere Bangla National Stadium. Ligths have turned on and players are warming up.Cold and due factor plays an important role in the context of the match. Both the teams are in the bottom of the table.

News from the center is that Barisal Burners have elected to bowl first.

Nafees and Nazimuddin to start the innings and Azhar Mahmood to bowl for Burners.

0.1

Azhar Mahmood to Nazimuddin, 1 wide, wide down the leg

0.1

Azhar Mahmood to Nazimuddin, no run, length delivery, pushed to covers

0.2

Azhar Mahmood to Nazimuddin, no run, nice come back, right on the money, defended

0.3

Azhar Mahmood to Nazimuddin, 1 run, pitched on middle and tucked that away for the single to square leg

0.4

Azhar Mahmood to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, fuller and driven to cover

0.5

Azhar Mahmood to Nazimuddin, no run, thats a beauty, away movement, left alone

0.6

Azhar Mahmood to Nazimuddin, 1 run, played to short mid wicket

End of over 1 (4 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 4/0
Nazimuddin    2* (5b)      Azhar Mahmood    1-0-4-0
Shahriar Nafees    1* (1b)     

1.1

Shafiul Islam to Nazimuddin, no run, short and pulled to short mid wicket, no timing in that shot

1.2

Shafiul Islam to Nazimuddin, 2 runs, length delivery, whipped of his pads

1.3

Shafiul Islam to Nazimuddin, FOUR, fuller and clubbed over bowlers head, risk free, stand and deliver

1.4

Shafiul Islam to Nazimuddin, no run, back of length, swing and a miss

1.5

Shafiul Islam to Nazimuddin, no run, length delivery on outside off, wavered by the bowler

1.6

Shafiul Islam to Nazimuddin, no run, pitched up and mistimes to short mid wicket

End of over 2 (6 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 10/0
Nazimuddin    8* (11b 1x4)      Shafiul Islam    1-0-6-0
Shahriar Nafees    1* (1b)      Azhar Mahmood    1-0-4-0

2.1

Azhar Mahmood to Shahriar Nafees, no run, defended

2.2

Azhar Mahmood to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, back of length, mistimed pull to mid-on

2.3

Azhar Mahmood to Nazimuddin, 3 runs, straying on the pads and smashed to square leg, good fielding

2.4

Azhar Mahmood to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, length delivery, inside edge

2.5

Azhar Mahmood to Nazimuddin, 1 wide, way down the leg

2.5

Azhar Mahmood to Nazimuddin, no run, good delivery, comes in back and defended

2.6

Azhar Mahmood to Nazimuddin, 1 run, inside edge to short fine leg

End of over 3 (7 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 17/0
Nazimuddin    12* (14b 1x4)      Azhar Mahmood    2-0-11-0
Shahriar Nafees    3* (4b)      Shafiul Islam    1-0-6-0

Barisal Burners are keeping it tight

3.1

Shafiul Islam to Nazimuddin, no run, slow yorker, driven down the ground

3.2

Shafiul Islam to Nazimuddin, 1 leg bye, straying down the, hitting across the line, rolled over to short fine leg

3.3

Shafiul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, pitched up and hits it on the rise towards covers

3.4

Shafiul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, no run, length delivery, straight to the point fielder, missed opportunity

3.5

Shafiul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, 2 runs, bit short and pulled to mid wicket

3.6

Shafiul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, fuller on off, drives to the extra cover, fielder was just pushed back for this delivery

End of over 4 (8 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 25/0
Shahriar Nafees    10* (8b 1x4)      Shafiul Islam    2-0-13-0
Nazimuddin    12* (16b 1x4)      Azhar Mahmood    2-0-11-0

4.1

Nazmul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, no run, good delivery, solid in defense

4.2

Nazmul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, no run, down the track and dropped shot, good bowling

4.3

Nazmul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, no run, played back to the bowler

4.4

Nazmul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, no run, angling in, play and miss

4.5

Nazmul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, no run, play and miss again

4.6

Nazmul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, no run, short and pulled to mid wicket

Maiden, this was the 13th maiden so far in the BPL 2

End of over 5 (maiden) Khulna Royal Bengals 25/0
Shahriar Nafees    10* (14b 1x4)      Nazmul Islam    1-1-0-0
Nazimuddin    12* (16b 1x4)      Shafiul Islam    2-0-13-0

Maharoof comes in

5.1

Maharoof to Nazimuddin, SIX, pitched up, in the slot and flicked away over fine leg, Maharoof wel come to BPL

5.2

Maharoof to Nazimuddin, no run, much slower delivery, big swing by the batsman

5.3

Maharoof to Nazimuddin, no run, full and wide, batsman could not reach for it

5.4

Maharoof to Nazimuddin, 1 run, driven down the ground

5.5

Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, slow and full on his pads, nicely worked to square leg

5.6

Maharoof to Nazimuddin, FOUR, bowled on off, dragged from outside off and smocked over fine leg

end of the power play

best over of the innings so far

End of over 6 (12 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 37/0
Nazimuddin    23* (21b 2x4 1x6)      MF Maharoof    1-0-12-0
Shahriar Nafees    11* (15b 1x4)      Nazmul Islam    1-1-0-0

6.1

Nazmul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, goes back and played to square leg

6.2

Nazmul Islam to Nazimuddin, SIX, down the track and straight over the bowlers head, up and under

6.3

Nazmul Islam to Nazimuddin, no run, flatter and played to cover

6.4

Nazmul Islam to Nazimuddin, no run, played back to the bowler

6.5

Nazmul Islam to Nazimuddin, 1 run, down the track and played with ease

6.6

Nazmul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, sweeps to square leg

End of over 7 (9 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 46/0
Shahriar Nafees    13* (17b 1x4)      Nazmul Islam    2-1-9-0
Nazimuddin    30* (25b 2x4 2x6)      MF Maharoof    1-0-12-0

7.1

Elias Sunny to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, tossed on off stump, cracked to cover area

7.2

Elias Sunny to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, bit quick delivery, played to long on

7.3

Elias Sunny to Nazimuddin, 2 runs, down the track and played to covers, good improvisation

7.4

Elias Sunny to Nazimuddin, 1 run, mistimes pull landed in no mans area

7.5

Elias Sunny to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, swept and swept hard behind square

7.6

Elias Sunny to Shahriar Nafees, 2 runs, played to cover

End of over 8 (14 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 60/0
Shahriar Nafees    24* (21b 3x4)      Elias Sunny    1-0-14-0
Nazimuddin    33* (27b 2x4 2x6)      Nazmul Islam    2-1-9-0

8.1

Alok Kapali to Nazimuddin, no run, played straight to cover

8.2

Alok Kapali to Nazimuddin, no run, played to cover again

8.3

Alok Kapali to Nazimuddin, OUT, picked the wrong one and swept to square leg, Maharoof holds onto a dolly, pressure was creeping in

Nazimuddin c Maharoof b Alok Kapali 33 (34m 30b 2x4 2x6) SR: 110.00

Birt walks in to replace Nazimuddin

8.4

Alok Kapali to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, played behind point area

8.5

Alok Kapali to Birt, no run, flatter delivery on pads, played to mid wicket

8.6

Alok Kapali to Birt, 1 run, drives to covers

End of over 9 (2 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 62/1
TR Birt    1* (2b)      Alok Kapali    1-0-2-1
Shahriar Nafees    25* (22b 3x4)      Elias Sunny    1-0-14-0

9.1

Nazmul Islam to Birt, 1 run, played in soft hands to mid wicket

9.2

Nazmul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, played to cover

9.3

Nazmul Islam to Birt, 1 run, defended on front foot and ran for a quick single

9.4

Nazmul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, 1 wide, turn, wide down the leg

9.4

Nazmul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, paddled it to deep fine leg area

9.5

Nazmul Islam to Birt, 1 run, straying down the leg, played to fine leg

9.6

Nazmul Islam to Shahriar Nafees, no run, quicker delivery, defended

Strategic Time-Out.

End of over 10 (6 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 68/1
Shahriar Nafees    27* (25b 3x4)      Nazmul Islam    3-1-15-0
TR Birt    4* (5b)      Alok Kapali    1-0-2-1

10.1

Alok Kapali to Birt, 1 run, wrong one, well played to cover

10.2

Alok Kapali to Shahriar Nafees, no run, short and wide, straight to point

10.3

Alok Kapali to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, short again, played to extra cover

10.4

Alok Kapali to Birt, 2 runs, fuller on off, scooped over keeper for a couple

10.5

Alok Kapali to Birt, 1 run, slow and short, played nicely to square leg

10.6

Alok Kapali to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, short and asking to be hit, Nafees launched onto it and pulled to mid wicket, good 5 delivers spoiled by last shot

End of over 11 (9 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 77/1
Shahriar Nafees    32* (28b 4x4)      Alok Kapali    2-0-11-1
TR Birt    8* (8b)      Nazmul Islam    3-1-15-0

11.1

Shuvagata Hom to Birt, 2 runs, smashed to mid wicket, good fielding, dived on that to stop it

11.2

Shuvagata Hom to Birt, 1 run, played to long on

11.3

Shuvagata Hom to Shahriar Nafees, no run, defended

11.4

Shuvagata Hom to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, played to short square

11.5

Shuvagata Hom to Birt, no run, played to covers and started running, almost ran himself out, bad throw saved him

11.6

Shuvagata Hom to Birt, no run, defended to cover

End of over 12 (4 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 81/1
TR Birt    11* (12b)      Shuvagata Hom    1-0-4-0
Shahriar Nafees    33* (30b 4x4)      Alok Kapali    2-0-11-1

12.1

Alok Kapali to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, driven pass back the bowler

12.2

Alok Kapali to Birt, OUT, short and edged to keeper, flatter delivery made the trick

TR Birt c †Mustard b Alok Kapali 11 (17m 13b 0x4 0x6) SR: 84.61

12.3

Alok Kapali to Wessels, 1 run, fuller on pads, driven down the ground

12.4

Alok Kapali to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, flat and quick, steered to cover

12.5

Alok Kapali to Wessels, 1 run, wrong one, picked up early and played to mid wicket

12.6

Alok Kapali to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, played to cover

Boundaries have dried up

End of over 13 (5 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 86/2
Shahriar Nafees    36* (33b 4x4)      Alok Kapali    3-0-16-2
MH Wessels    2* (2b)      Shuvagata Hom    1-0-4-0

13.1

Shuvagata Hom to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, arm delivery, played to short fine leg

13.2

Shuvagata Hom to Wessels, 1 run, driven down the ground

13.3

Shuvagata Hom to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, pitched on leg and swept over short fine leg, good placement

13.4

Shuvagata Hom to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, played to short mid wicket, real sensible

13.5

Shuvagata Hom to Wessels, no run, edged to cover

13.6

Shuvagata Hom to Wessels, 1 run, short, leans back and punched down the ground

End of over 14 (8 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 94/2
MH Wessels    4* (5b)      Shuvagata Hom    2-0-12-0
Shahriar Nafees    42* (36b 5x4)      Alok Kapali    3-0-16-2

14.1

Alok Kapali to Wessels, 1 run, played in soft hands to mid wicket

14.2

Alok Kapali to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, fuller on off, steered to cover

14.3

Alok Kapali to Wessels, 1 run, played pass the sweeper cover

14.4

Alok Kapali to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, pitched and slogged to mid wicket, brave shot

14.5

Alok Kapali to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, nudged to short third man

14.6

Alok Kapali to Wessels, no run, played back the bowler, as Kapali finished his good spell, his good work with ball continues through out the series

End of over 15 (8 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 102/2
MH Wessels    6* (8b)      Alok Kapali    4-0-24-2
Shahriar Nafees    48* (39b 6x4)      Shuvagata Hom    2-0-12-0

15.1

Shuvagata Hom to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, trashed to extra covers

15.2

Shuvagata Hom to Shahriar Nafees, no run, played back to the bowler

15.3

Shuvagata Hom to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, pitched up, makes room and goes inside out, crunched that

15.4

Shuvagata Hom to Shahriar Nafees, 2 runs, swept to square, good running, poor throw from the deep

15.5

Shuvagata Hom to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, fuller on middle, squeezed that to cover

15.6

Shuvagata Hom to Wessels, FOUR, pitched up and drives that to long off with extreme power, smothered

End of over 16 (15 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 117/2
MH Wessels    10* (9b 1x4)      Shuvagata Hom    3-0-27-0
Shahriar Nafees    59* (44b 8x4)      Alok Kapali    4-0-24-2

16.1

Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, no run, angled away from the leftie, good thinking by the bowler

16.2

Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, FOUR, fuller on off, went back and smashed over point, calculated shot

16.3

Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, up and over covers

16.4

Maharoof to Wessels, OUT, slower and went through the shot too early, skied to covers and the skipper Hodge takes a really good catch

MH Wessels c Hodge b Maharoof 10 (16m 10b 1x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Dan Harris walks in

16.5

Maharoof to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, played to long off

16.6

Maharoof to Harris, no run, play and miss

End of over 17 (6 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 123/3
DJ Harris    0* (1b)      MF Maharoof    2-0-18-1
Shahriar Nafees    65* (48b 9x4)      Shuvagata Hom    3-0-27-0

17.1

Azhar Mahmood to Shahriar Nafees, 1 run, good delivery on pads and smashed to mid wicket, protection out there

17.2

Azhar Mahmood to Harris, 1 run, back of length and pulled to long on

17.3

Azhar Mahmood to Shahriar Nafees, OUT, slower and back of length, goes back and pulled to Sabbir who's at deep mid wicket

Shahriar Nafees c Sabbir Rahman b Azhar Mahmood 66 (75m 50b 9x4 0x6) SR: 132.00

Top scorer of the BPL 2 and for the Royals walks back

17.4

Azhar Mahmood to Farhad Reza, 1 run, length delivery and played to mid-on

17.5

Azhar Mahmood to Harris, 1 run, pitched up and hits back to the bowler quite firmly

17.6

Azhar Mahmood to Farhad Reza, 1 run, slow and whacked to mid wicket

End of over 18 (5 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 128/4
Farhad Reza    2* (2b)      Azhar Mahmood    3-0-16-1
DJ Harris    2* (3b)      MF Maharoof    2-0-18-1

150 is looking far with these bowlers in each end. isn't it?

18.1

Maharoof to Farhad Reza, SIX, take that, pitched up and right from the meat of the blade, 82m six, quite big

18.2

Maharoof to Farhad Reza, OUT, change of length, misread the delivery and skied that too covers, again Hodge calls for that and takes it easily

Farhad Reza c Hodge b Maharoof 8 (5m 4b 0x4 1x6) SR: 200.00

18.3

Maharoof to Harris, 1 run, steered behind point

18.4

Maharoof to Mizanur Rahman, no run, solid in defense

18.5

Maharoof to Mizanur Rahman, 1 run, makes room and played to cover

18.6

Maharoof to Harris, 2 runs, slower again and played to covers, well ran

End of over 19 (10 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 138/5
DJ Harris    5* (5b)      MF Maharoof    3-0-28-2
Mizanur Rahman    1* (2b)      Azhar Mahmood    3-0-16-1

19.1

Azhar Mahmood to Mizanur Rahman, OUT, short delivery, mistimed the pull and Hodge pouching it, easy as ever

Mizanur Rahman c Hodge b Azhar Mahmood 1 (3m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

19.2

Azhar Mahmood to Harris, 1 run, full and straight, played to cover

19.3

Azhar Mahmood to Asif Ahmed, OUT, wicket and wicket, shuffled and exposed his stumps, Rattled

Asif Ahmed b Azhar Mahmood 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Azhar becomes the leading wicket taker on this BPL 2

19.4

Azhar Mahmood to Badree, 1 run, played to long off

19.5

Azhar Mahmood to Harris, 2 runs, singles are not making it for Royals, play to long on

19.6

Azhar Mahmood to Harris, 3 runs, pitched up and lofted to long on, sloppy at the end by burners, overthrows

145 is a competitive score, yet they feel 20 runs short. Azhar and Maharoof puts break on the Royals at the end, Wicket tumbled all the way in the final quarter. Will hope for some better performance by Royals with the bat.

End of over 20 (7 runs) Khulna Royal Bengals 145/7
DJ Harris    11* (8b)      Azhar Mahmood    4-0-23-3
S Badree    1* (1b)      MF Maharoof    3-0-28-2
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