Semi-Final (N), Dhaka, Feb 17 2013, Bangladesh Premier League
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
• The Report by Mohammad Isam in Mirpur

Semi-final postponed after washout

Heavy rain in Mirpur from Sunday afternoon forced the semi-final of the BPL between Chittagong Kings and Sylhet Royals to be shifted to Monday

Match centre 

9:10 PM: I'm afraid, but the match has been abandoned and its going to be replayed tomorrow. We will be back tomorrow at the same time for the commencement of the match, hopefully! Till then stay cool and Cheers.

8:35 PM: Finally, umpires came out with a decision. They going to inspect the ground once again by 9:30 PM (Local).

8:25 PM: Groundsmen are out of the field and covers are still there, sounds very low.

8: 10 PM: We are still waiting for an official confirmation regarding the match. Covers are still there around the pitch and also we don't have a clear weather too.

And again the Rain, Rain, Rain, Came Down! Now, rain has stopped and again the groundsmen are busy at their work. Very soon we are going to have some words from the officials. Stay tuned. Covers are still on.

Just in: Umpires will inspect the ground at 8.00 pm (Local), so we need to wait a bit more to know whether the match going to be played tonight or tomorrow.

Hello and welcome to the live coverage of 2nd Semi-final between Chittagong Kings and Sylhet Royals. The bad news that I heard it is pouring down in Mirpur. Stay tuned for the updates.

It's still raining here in Mirpur and it's getting heavier than what we had an hour ago. Finally, we have some good news. Rain has stopped and groundsmen are around.

Nurul Hasan Allrounder
Jacob Oram Allrounder
Mehrab Hossain jnr Batsman
Taskin Ahmed Bowler
Shaun Tait Bowler
Ravi Bopara Batting allrounder
Marshall Ayub Top-order batsman
Enamul Haque jnr -
Ariful Haque Allrounder
Ryan ten Doeschate Allrounder
Jason Roy Opening batsman
Rubel Hossain Bowler
Aftab Ahmed -
Arafat Sunny Bowler
David Miller Middle-order batsman
Kevon Cooper Allrounder
Naeem Islam Allrounder
Mahmudullah (c)Allrounder
Match details
Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur, Dhaka
Tossno toss
SeriesBangladesh Premier League
Hours of play (local time)18.00 start, First Session 18.00-19.20, Interval 19.20-19.40, Second Session 19.40-21.00
Match days17 February 2013 - night match (20-over match)
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Enamul Haque
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Jeremy Lloyds
TV Umpire
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Tanvir Ahmed
Reserve Umpire
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Gazi Sohel
Match Referee
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Raqibul Hasan