Shakib Al Hasan makes history after being nominated as the player of the series!
CRICDOT DESK : Shakib Al Hasan won the award for the third time in the eighth edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). Shakib took 264 runs with the bat and 18 wickets with the ball.
This time Barisal captain Shakib Al Hasan became the best in the series by giving a great performance with the bat. In the final, his team lost to Comilla Victorians by just 1 run.
Although the team lost, Shakib won the award for the best tournament. Earlier, Dhaka Gladiators won the title by defeating Barisal in the first edition of BPL. Shakib became the best in that tournament of 2012.
The Gladiators lost to Chittagong in the very next match and became the champions. Shakib also won the award for the best tournament of that tournament in 2013.
The eighth edition of BPL ended on Friday. Shakib Al Hasan is the best of the tournament three times out of these eight events.