Table topper Khulna Titans will take Rajshahi Kings for the 30th match of BPL 2017 on 27th November 2017 at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong.
Khulna Titans played two-thirds of the group matches and won 5 matches. Having 11 points, the Titans are now on the top of the table. They can ensure playing qualifier round by winning against Rajshahi Kings.
Rajshahi Kings, at last, ended their losing streak by winning against mighty Comilla Victorians. By winning against the Victorians, the Kings has escaped the bottom of the point table.
Khulna Titans vs. Rajshahi Kings Match Prediction
Khulna Titans won 5 matches in 7 matches played with a match abandoned. Mahmudullah, the cool captain of the Titans, played from the front-line. His constant performance with the willow has made him highest run-scorer of the tournament till the date.
Abu Jayed Rahi, another sensation of Khulna Titans, is the leading wicket-taker having 13 wickets. So, it’s time to see how they perform against smashing Kings?
Rajshahi Kings played 8 matches but won only 3 matches. They have to win all matches remaining to qualify for the next round.
In the last match against Comilla Victorians, the Kings scored 185 runs which were the highest set by them in the tournament. However, they have captured a 30-runs win.
Darren Sammy, the two-times world champion, was much aggressive with his bat. He scored 47 runs from just 14 balls. He smashed 6 sixes and a boundary. On the other hand, Mohammad Sami, the Pakistan international, is also impressive with the bowl. He bagged 4 wickets by spending only 9 runs fulfilling his bowling quota.
So, supporters will expect much from the duos to qualify for the next round.
Khulna Titans vs. Rajshahi Kings: Head to Head
Khulna Titans faced Rajshahi Kings for 23rd match of the franchise tournament. The Kings batted first and scored par-score above 168 runs. Dwayne Smith and Mushfiqur Rahim, both got fifty while Junaid Khan, from the Titans, picked up 4 wickets.
In response to 167 runs, the starting of Khulna Titans was not good. They lost their opener for 5 runs. After that, they regularly lost the wickets. At one stage, they lost 8 wickets for 128 runs when still 39 runs required to win from 3.8 overs. Then Ariful show began. His blitz managed 2-wicket wins with 4 balls to spare. Ariful was the man of the match for his game-winning 43 runs from 19 balls.
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Match: Khulna Titans Vs. Rajshahi Kings, Bangladesh Premier League 2017
Date: Monday, November 27, 2017
Time: 06:00 PM (Local Time) 12:00 PM GMT
Venue: Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong
Venue Scoring Pattern
Average 1st innings score: 143
Average 2nd innings score: 125
Highest total: 211/5 (20 Over) by Chittagong Vikings Vs. Sylhet Sixers
Lowest total: 39/10 (10.3 Over) by Netherlands vs. Sri Lanka
Highest chased: 190/4 (19.2 Over) by England vs. Sri Lanka
Lowest defended: 141/5 (20 Over) by Nepal vs. Afghanistan