Rangpur Riders have won six out of eight matches and are at the top of the points tally.
Khulna Tigers (KHT) will take on Rangpur Riders (RAN) in the 30th match of the Bangladesh Premier League 2024 on Tuesday (February 13) at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram. The Tigers have won four out of seven matches and are in fifth place. The Riders have won six out of eight matches and are at the top of the points tally.
The Tigers faced Sylhet Strikers in their last game and elected to bat after winning the toss. They scored 153 runs for the loss of four wickets in 20 overs. Anamul Haque was the highest scorer and made 67 runs off 58 deliveries. The Strikers chased down the target of 154 runs in 19 overs with five wickets in hand. Mark Deyal was the pick of the bowlers and took three wickets for 19 runs in four overs.
The Riders faced Chattogram Challengers in their last game and elected to bat after winning the toss. Reeza Hendricks and James Neesham scored a half-century each for the team and helped the team reach a total of 211 runs for the loss of three wickets. The Challengers could make 158 runs for the loss of six wickets and lost the match by 53 runs. Shakib Al Hasan and James Neesham shared two wickets each for the Riders. Neesham won the Player of the Match award.
Khulna Tigers vs Rangpur Riders, 30th Match
Habibur Rahman Sohan, Evin Lewis, Afif Hossain, Mahmudul Hasan Joy, Anamul Haque Enam(C), M Deyal, Nahidul Islam, Sumon Khan, Nasum Ahmed, K Rajitha, Rubel Hossain
Bench: Akbar Ali, Shai Hope, Mohammad Parvez Hossain, D Shanaka, D de Silva, Faheem Ashraf, Mohammad Wasim, Mukidul Islam, Mohammad Nawaz, Nahid Rana, Oshane Thomas, Arif Ahmed, JL Jaggesar, AD Hales, Jason Holder, WD Parnell
RR Hendricks, Rony Talukdar, Shamim Hossain, Ashiqur Zaman, Shakib Al Hasan, James Neesham, Mahedi Hasan, TJ Moores, Nurul Hasan(C), Hasan Mahmud, Imran Tahir
Bench: Babar Azam, Fazle Mahmud, Brandon King, Nicholas Pooran, Ashikuzzaman, Azmatullah Omarzai, MJG Rippon, Yasir Saeed Mohammad, Abu Hider, W Hasaranga, Hasan Murad, Ihsanullah, Ripon Mondol, Matheesha Pathirana, Mohammad Nabi, Salman Irshad, HE van der Dussen, Mominul Haque, Dwaine Pretorius
Weather Report : Broken Clouds
Win Prediction: Rangpur Riders
Pitch Condition: Batting
Avg 1st Inning Score: 171
He is the leading run-scorer for the Tigers and has amassed a total of 228 runs in seven matches at an average of 57 and a strike rate of 120.