Barishal restricts comilla to 151!
CRICDOT DESK : Like in the previous match, Caribbean all-rounder Sunil Narine made a storm with the bat in the final today. At one point it seemed that the score of Comilla Victorians might exceed 200. But the bowlers of Fortune Barisal did not allow that to happen. Comilla’s innings came to a halt at 151 for nine with 20 overs to spare in their controlled bowling.
Now Barisal will have to score 152 runs to win the BPL title for the first time. Sunil Narine has scored the highest 56 runs for Comilla. His innings of just 23 balls had five sixes and an equal number of fours. Comilla’s score stood at 60 in the powerplay thanks to his stormy batting. In 5.2 overs, Nazmul Hossain Shantar, who was standing at the boundary, was caught by Mehedi Hasan Runner. At that time Comilla’s score was 69 runs for the loss of 2 wickets. After that the rhythm falls.
Comilla won the toss and elected to bat first in the final of the Bangladesh Premier League. Imrul Kayes’ team lost 5 wickets in the first 10 overs and scored 94 runs in the match.
They scored 94 runs in the first ten overs but lost five wickets. As a result, they have done well in terms of scoring runs. But the Victorians could not do the job of holding the wicket properly.
Comilla then lost their sixth wicket for 95 runs in the 11th over. Caribbean hard hitter Sunil Narine started batting in the match. He played 23 balls and scored 56 runs before being dismissed. And thanks to his stormy batting, Comilla started to move towards a big run from the very beginning.
However, after Narine was out, Comilla Victorians started losing wickets at regular intervals. Faf du Plessis, one of the biggest stars of the team, played 6 balls and got out with only 4 runs.